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Would You Give Your Dog Away After This?

A border collie-spaniel cross named Lucie is being rehomed after chewing on the panel of her owner’s $380,000 car: “I came home and saw her covered in white stuff and I thought she had got a bird and it was feathers

Would You Give Your Dog Away After This?

A border collie-spaniel cross named Lucie is being rehomed after chewing on the panel of her owner’s $380,000 car: “I came home and saw her covered in white stuff and I thought she had got a bird and it was feathers

How To Protect Your Dog From Hypothermia

In freezing temperatures dogs are as much at risk of injury as we are. Here are some simple tips you can use to keep them safe: When outside, prevent direct contact. Exposed skin will chill much quicker if coming into

How To Protect Your Dog From Hypothermia

In freezing temperatures dogs are as much at risk of injury as we are. Here are some simple tips you can use to keep them safe: When outside, prevent direct contact. Exposed skin will chill much quicker if coming into

Dogs Point The Way The World Is Moving

America still retains the title as the largest (both in per capita and absolute terms) dog owner country in the world. But there are changes afoot: the rising giants – India, Brazil, Philippines are catching up: “India is the world’s

Dogs Point The Way The World Is Moving

America still retains the title as the largest (both in per capita and absolute terms) dog owner country in the world. But there are changes afoot: the rising giants – India, Brazil, Philippines are catching up: “India is the world’s

Teaching A Dog And A Cat To Live Together

So you want to introduce a new dog to your cat. Or your new cat to your dog. And you want me to tell you how to do it safely without anyone getting hurt. Right? OK, listen up. After you

Teaching A Dog And A Cat To Live Together

So you want to introduce a new dog to your cat. Or your new cat to your dog. And you want me to tell you how to do it safely without anyone getting hurt. Right? OK, listen up. After you

Which Kitty Litter Is Best For Your Cat?

The choice of kitty litter is no laughing matter – cats are very particular where they urinate and the wrong substrate will make them reluctant to use the litter tray increasing the risk of spraying and bladder infections. There is

Which Kitty Litter Is Best For Your Cat?

The choice of kitty litter is no laughing matter – cats are very particular where they urinate and the wrong substrate will make them reluctant to use the litter tray increasing the risk of spraying and bladder infections. There is

I Think There Is A Law Against This…

Authorities said 32-year-old Coley Mitchell was jailed after he was found intoxicated with his pants down in a locker room in the Sanders Research and Education Building while two lab monkeys were found roaming free, outside their cages, the Augusta

I Think There Is A Law Against This…

Authorities said 32-year-old Coley Mitchell was jailed after he was found intoxicated with his pants down in a locker room in the Sanders Research and Education Building while two lab monkeys were found roaming free, outside their cages, the Augusta

A Good Hiding Place – Priceless!

‘I am hiding so well – bet you can’t  see me’: And here is Scruffy in a more relaxed moment. Now you can actually see him:

A Good Hiding Place – Priceless!

‘I am hiding so well – bet you can’t  see me’: And here is Scruffy in a more relaxed moment. Now you can actually see him:

Newsflash: Dog Lets Robber In!

One of the benefits of dogs is that they keep robbers away when you are not home. Now, with an explosion of web-based dog sitting sites multiplying like mushrooms, one wonders if the dog could have the opposite effect: ‘Enter

Newsflash: Dog Lets Robber In!

One of the benefits of dogs is that they keep robbers away when you are not home. Now, with an explosion of web-based dog sitting sites multiplying like mushrooms, one wonders if the dog could have the opposite effect: ‘Enter

Carbon Footprint Of Dogs Larger Then An SUV? Really?

Worried about Climate Change? Trying to reduce greenhouse gas emissions? The biggest polluter in your house may be the one wagging his tail on the couch: ‘If you look at a large-size dog, they can live 10-14 years, and it

Carbon Footprint Of Dogs Larger Then An SUV? Really?

Worried about Climate Change? Trying to reduce greenhouse gas emissions? The biggest polluter in your house may be the one wagging his tail on the couch: ‘If you look at a large-size dog, they can live 10-14 years, and it

Hey, William, Stop Treating Your Dog Like A Prince!

Look carefully on the photo above. Is it just me or is Prince William using his dog Lupo to communicate a message to Catherine his partner? I would read the message as ‘I am really annoyed with you. I might

Hey, William, Stop Treating Your Dog Like A Prince!

Look carefully on the photo above. Is it just me or is Prince William using his dog Lupo to communicate a message to Catherine his partner? I would read the message as ‘I am really annoyed with you. I might

Look Who Is Benefiting From Japan’s Demographic Decline!

It’s official. In Japan the number of children has fallen below the number of pets. This has created a boom industry of treating pets as child substitutes: ‘Families increasingly regard pets as an alternative to having children – and are

Look Who Is Benefiting From Japan’s Demographic Decline!

It’s official. In Japan the number of children has fallen below the number of pets. This has created a boom industry of treating pets as child substitutes: ‘Families increasingly regard pets as an alternative to having children – and are

How Do You ‘Evolve’ Empathy?

OK. So the symbiosis of dogs and people is a natural evolutionary development. I get it. You can evolve strength, agility even enhanced sensory functions. But how do you evolve empathy? ‘ Eighteen pet dogs, spanning a range of ages

How Do You ‘Evolve’ Empathy?

OK. So the symbiosis of dogs and people is a natural evolutionary development. I get it. You can evolve strength, agility even enhanced sensory functions. But how do you evolve empathy? ‘ Eighteen pet dogs, spanning a range of ages

‘Cosmetic Surgery’ For Dogs: Where Do You Stand?

‘Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis is backing away from a call to ban testicular implants for dogs. The freshman Republican from Staten Island has been drafting a bill that would ban “non-medical cosmetic surgery” for dogs and cats, including tattoos, piercings and tummy tucks. But she

‘Cosmetic Surgery’ For Dogs: Where Do You Stand?

‘Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis is backing away from a call to ban testicular implants for dogs. The freshman Republican from Staten Island has been drafting a bill that would ban “non-medical cosmetic surgery” for dogs and cats, including tattoos, piercings and tummy tucks. But she