Indonesian Government Will Support Ban On Cat And Dog Meat Trade
Following the National Coordination of Animal Welfare meeting in Jakarta, government officials in Indonesia have pledged to create and support a regulation to ban the cat and dog meat trade in the country.
Firefighter Rappels Off Bridge To Save Dog Trapped Near Waterfall
A firefighter bravely rappelled from a nearby bridge down near the 80-foot-tall Great Falls in the city of Paterson, New Jersey to rescue a stranded dog.
6 Ways To Connect With Your Dog On A Deeper Level
Creating a deep, profound bond with your dog is incredibly important if you're a dog parent. Here are six ways to strengthen that meaningful connection.
5 Mentally Stimulating Exercises For Your Dog At Meal Time
A bored dog can become destructive or lethargic. Luckily, there are plenty of fun ways to keep your dog's brain sharp and active at meal time.
6 Mentally Stimulating Games For Shy Dogs
If you have a shy dog, these fun games will help challenge your pup and sometimes help him learn to interact with other dogs and humans.
Wildfires: Preparedness And Evacuation Plan For Pets
Wildfires endanger natural resources, property, people, and of course, beloved pets. If you haven't already prepared your human family and pets with a plan that includes what to do in the event of an evacuation, now is the time.
Dogs And Gum Disease: What You Need To Know
Treatments for your dog's dental problems will vary, depending on the source of the trouble.
10 Huge Dog Breeds That Just Give You More To Love
Their size makes these mostly gentle giants crave the open space of the good old outdoors. But a bigger dog gives a bigger hug. Here are some of the breeds that tower over the rest.
Gardening With Dogs: 5 Tips To Keep Your Pup Safe
While it’s always a wonderful treat to have fresh fruits and veggies available, it’s important to note that gardens and gardening can be a veritable hazard for those who own dogs.
5 Ways To Show Your Dog Love That They Can Understand
Looking to show your beloved pooch some affection? Here are five ways to say "I love you" that your dog will definitely understand.
Treats That Are Actually Good For Your Dog
Many treats provide health and wellness benefits that will keep your pup healthy, happy and may even extend the life of your dog.
Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day: 5 Ways To Memorialize Your Dog
August 28th is Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day--a day to celebrate the lives of the dogs and other pets who touched our lives and are no longer with us.
Are Grapes And Raisins Really Bad For Dogs?
In the event that your canine friend gets into the fruit drawer and has themselves a handful of grapes or raisins, perhaps there isn’t as much of a cause to worry as we may think?
A Tail Of 7 Stranded Puppies Rescued From Small Island
7 puppies were found near Cross Lake in Manitoba, Canada with no mama dog to be found. All were named after the 7 castaways from Gilligan's Island.
Keep Your Dog Mentally And Physically Fit
In order to be well-adjusted pets, dogs need both mental and physical stimulation on a daily basis. The desire to "keep busy" is deeply ingrained in the majority of dogs.
English Bulldog Puppies
English Bulldogs are unbearably cute -- especially with all those wrinkles!
Border Collie Takes Owner From Rags To Riches & Gets $500,000 Pet Mansion
A man in China was broke until he met a Border Collie puppy and dedicated himself to giving the dog the best life he could. The pair went viral online, and now the pooch has a pet mansion that is open to the public.
Trainer Lies, Hides Body Of Football Player’s Dog In Closet For Two Months
Former New England Patriot's linebacker Jerod Mayo hired Off Leash K9 dog trainer Amelia Ferriera to train his Bulldog, Knox. The dog went missing for two months before the RISPCA found his body in Ferriera's closet.
How To Have The Best Camping Trip With Your Dog
Time for fun outdoor adventures and for many people that means camping with your dog.
Top 10 Tips To A Healthier Dog
Mental stimulation, proper nutrition and exercise are important but do you know what else your dog needs to live a long, happy, healthy life?
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