Sammi Curran10 hours ago
9 Dog Instagrams You Need to Follow
We can all appreciate a photogenic dog. They’re cute and cuddly, and they love unconditionally. Dogs are my favorite creatures in the universe. Not surprisingly, many others feel the same way. Social ...
Alan Russell2 days ago
Izzie & Lyrie
This is the first in a series of interviews with riders and their horses. We first met Izzie in May 2018 at the yard where we have our three horses on livery and have watched her work with Lyrie over ...
The Wise Old Owl
There was a wise old owl fidgeting in a tree—making a nest for her and her babies to rest. This wise old owl always stared at me from the tree, almost deciding if she could trust someone like me. Late...
Why Dogs Are the Best Pets
You may be wondering how and why dogs are the best pets. Well, simply put, dogs are not only our cuddly companions, but also bring a lot of health benefits. Various research studies have shown that ha...
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Kevin Gardner3 days ago
Things to Consider Before Getting a New Puppy
Getting a new puppy can be really exciting, but a little bit like adopting a baby. The adorable balls of fur eat, sleep, and pee and poop like a baby—but the difference is that puppies usually don’t g...
Endurance Riding–Allaskar’s Scout
My name is Emily, and I am an endurance rider. I have been hooked on this sport since my first ride when I was 11 years old (almost 18 years ago). And I’ve been involved in the sport for far longer. M...
TerraGold Plus25 days ago
Ways to Keep Your Pet Happy and Healthy
Anyone who has ever owned a pet will say the same, but a pet is more than those three letters; they’re another living being, they’re a furry friend, and they are unquestionably a part of the family. L...
Celestin Turbidea month ago
Ivakkak 2019: Northern Sled-Dog Race Across Nunavik
The event happened on March 10, 2019. It was on a very cold Sunday morning that the racers of the Ivakkak race were scheduled to arrive at the finish line in the village of Inukjuak where I am now liv...
Morgan E. Westling4 months ago
Keep Your Pet Fit and Fed with the Wagz Smart Dog Feeder
The reason most pet owners are anxious to leave their house for any reason is because they are worried about their furry friend at home. Sure, a couple hours over the weekend and there's no doubt they...
Chloe Francis4 months ago
What to Know About Pygmy Hedgehogs
Pygmy Hedgehogs are so cute, right? I think everyone can agree on that. But how difficult are they to have as a pet? Well, from personal experience, I can answer with an affirmative "extremely difficu...
Willa Wall5 months ago
What I Wish I Knew Before Getting Our First Puppy!
Yes, Yes. Puppies sure do look cute, though getting a puppy is a big deal and require immense amounts of determination and patience. Let alone the hard-earned money that you'll have to pay for their d...
The Pet Whisperers
Being a pet parent is hard. We make it easy. Become a pet whisperer with these tips and tricks.
Beasts of the Wild
Lions and tigers and bears - oh my! Exploring majestic beasts in their natural habitats.
Animals of the Internet
The viral pets that make us squeal, aww, and cry. Making your newsfeed cuter each and every day.
Kurt Magnus5 days ago
Can Your Cat Get an Upper Respiratory Infection (URI)?
Upper respiratory infections, or URIs, are one of the most common infectious diseases seen in cats, particularly in kittens. Symptoms include sneezing, nasal, and ocular discharges, and sometimes more...
Johnnie McArdle5 days ago
What Personality Type Is Your Cat?
Humans have been cast into different personality types for ages and these are very specific for each individual. Cats, according to online research, are cast differently using breed, typical character...
Holly Abidi11 days ago
Top Five Things My Cats Taught Me About Life
I’m officially the crazy cat lady. Although I do have other pets, my cats are my heart. I have adored cats all my life. Actually, when I was born and brought home from the hospital, I was set down on ...
Sammi Curran10 hours ago
9 Dog Instagrams You Need to Follow
We can all appreciate a photogenic dog. They’re cute and cuddly, and they love unconditionally. Dogs are my favorite creatures in the universe. Not surprisingly, many others feel the same way. Social ...
Why Dogs Are the Best Pets
You may be wondering how and why dogs are the best pets. Well, simply put, dogs are not only our cuddly companions, but also bring a lot of health benefits. Various research studies have shown that ha...
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Kevin Gardner3 days ago
Things to Consider Before Getting a New Puppy
Getting a new puppy can be really exciting, but a little bit like adopting a baby. The adorable balls of fur eat, sleep, and pee and poop like a baby—but the difference is that puppies usually don’t g...
Sapphire Ravenclaw2 months ago
Cats Matter
Hundreds of thousands of cats are killed on our roads every year. Many of them left to die alone, even if they could have been saved, if only someone had stopped to tend to them. Cats who fall victim ...
Ainsley Lawrence3 months ago
How Pets Can Benefit Children with Special Needs
The connections humans form with animals are truly amazing, inspiring, and unlike anything else. Pets play a comforting role in people’s lives as friends who can shape their companions’ personality, w...
Madison Page4 months ago
Behind the Eyes of Humans
1.5 million. This number represents the approximated whole of shelter animals euthanized each year, in the United States of America alone. This gruesome representation does not come close to demonstra...
Cody
I first set eyes on Cody in a cage in a pet rescue shelter, in a town 10kms from my home. I was looking for a dog to be a guard dog and pet. There were other dogs in other cages better fit for the rol...
Lori Brizius4 months ago
Shorty
After working for years in animal shelters and rescue, I have seen things I wish I could forget. Sometimes, we need to focus on the positive and learn from the negative. We MUST educate the public and...
Jessye Gould6 months ago
Adoption Number Three
Well, folks, we've expanded our family again. We have another boy in our midst. He came to us by way of a family whose cat had kittens and they couldn't keep the babies. It was a spur of the moment de...
Jade Pulman11 days ago
The Best Dog Breeds for Your Family
Finding the right dog for your family can be a fun and exciting thing to do. It is important to research the different types of dog breeds that will be best for your family. There are many resources o...
Betty Glauder2 months ago
Understanding Genetics for Dog Breeders
Here I shall give only a brief outline of the history of research in genetics. To begin with, the dog goes far back into antiquity. Just where or when he first originated it would be impossible to say...
Cato Conroy4 months ago
17 Extinct Dog Breeds You Never Knew Existed
I'll admit it. I'm a history buff, and part of my love of history includes a desire to learn about all the little differences that people took for granted back in the day. Small things, like learning ...
Summer Dangers for Pets
As the weather begins to warm up, your pets want to spend more and more time outdoors. Just like their human companions, pets love to feel the sun on their skin and the breeze in their fur. But, there...
Cato Conroy3 months ago
10 Strange and Fascinating Animals That Live in Caves
Evolution has taught us that different environments will make creatures adopt different traits. The more similar two environments are, the more likely it is that the animals that live there will have ...
Carolena Trissel5 months ago
11 Most Well Paid Animal Actors In History
Don’t we all wish that we were the owners of well paid animal actors? It turns out that some animals make a lot more than humans; and believe it or not, some of them are millionaires! However, being a...
Jade Pulman11 days ago
Can You Train Your Cat?
Maybe your neighbor’s dog has wowed you with incredible tricks, and you’ve found yourself wondering whether Whiskers could do something similar. Maybe your cat has a few bad habits that you’d love to ...
Paisley Hansen2 months ago
What to Know When Getting Your First Family Pet
Adopting a family pet is a large responsibility, especially if your kids are younger and inexperienced in taking care of animals. Though getting a pet, whether it’s something small like a fish or some...
Marie Nieves3 months ago
A Brief History of Dog Training
When you consider that the old proverb claims that dogs are man’s best friend, we humans have managed to build an impressive case of abuse against our faithful canine companions. Of all the aspects of...
April Demarco3 months ago
The Famous Pets of Celebrities
I am willing to bet that we all follow at least one famous pet on Instagram. Whether it be the pet of a famous person, or one of the most famous animal actors in history, there's got to be at least on...
Maria Johnson4 months ago
The Beast of Gevaudan
The Beast of Gevaudan was a man-eating wolf-like animal that killed over around 100 women and children and wounded 49 back in 1764-1767. The way this animal killed these was by tearing out its victims...
Tracy Lawson5 months ago
Jeffrey's Story
I once had a gerbil named Jeffrey and we all called him Jeffy. He was an albino gerbil who had the run of the house. You couldn't help but love the little guy because he was so fun to have around. He ...
Munjeeta Sohal6 months ago
“We Don't Deal with Morals, We Deal with the Law”
This morning I set my alarm for half past four, and was out of the house before dawn. Not for work, but to go to a slaughterhouse in East London. I was going to bear witness to a truck carrying a carg...
Linda Blankenship8 months ago
So You Want a Parrot?
Ever thought about getting a parrot? I didn't but here I am and I am going to give you the facts. Meet my feathered friend Poncho. He's beautiful, isn't he? Beware, though, because sometimes what you ...
Holden Green9 months ago
Why You Should Take Up Birding
Perhaps you've seen them down at the park, at a nature reserve, or at a lake. People peering up into the trees with binoculars, or finding an ordinary-looking bush very fascinating for some reason. Ma...
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Natalie Ige2 months ago
Tips and Tricks to Help You with Pet Odor Removal from Upholstery
Animals are cuddly and make our home a place of comfort and joy. But you can’t deny the fact that they have a habit of spreading their odor around the house. Very often, these smells get deeply buried...
Ainsley Lawrence4 months ago
The Dos and Don'ts of Dieting with Your Dog
We share a lot of things with our beloved doggy friends; car rides, a bed, and maybe a few scraps while cooking dinner. We also share similar health concerns with our loyal companions. Too many treats...
Philip P.4 months ago
How to Make Sure Your Dog Is Healthy and Happy While You’re Away
Leaving any pet alone at home can be stressful for both pets and pet parents. Many of our canine friends can make quite a show while eagerly waiting for us. And our biggest worry is, what if all that ...
The Wise Old Owl
There was a wise old owl fidgeting in a tree—making a nest for her and her babies to rest. This wise old owl always stared at me from the tree, almost deciding if she could trust someone like me. Late...
Felecia Burgett15 days ago
The Gray Wolf Is in Danger... Again
The US Fish and Wildlife Service is currently fighting to strip all protections from the gray wolf throughout the entire country. The gray wolf was officially listed as endangered in 1974 (one year af...
Summer Patterson20 days ago
Hunters Become the Hunted
There are many hunters that inhabit the world. In and out of the ocean, and all over. They're everywhere. Ensuring the world isn't overran by population inflation, every predator has a part to play, a...
April Demarcoa month ago
10 Subscription Boxes for Pets
Without a question of a doubt, our culture is one that loves pet. For those of us who have pets, treating them like one of the family is only natural. What we inevitably want to do is spoil them rotte...
Fred Eugene Park3 months ago
10 Adorable Pet Calendars You Need to Buy
While people often cannot agree on many things these days, there are a few universal truths that transcend almost all conflicts. One such truth is that small, furry animals are adorable. Accordingly, ...
Morgan E. Westling4 months ago
Keep Your Pet Fit and Fed with the Wagz Smart Dog Feeder
The reason most pet owners are anxious to leave their house for any reason is because they are worried about their furry friend at home. Sure, a couple hours over the weekend and there's no doubt they...