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Direwolves Of 'Game Of Thrones' Lead To Dire Problems For Real Dogs

When a movie or TV show gets as popular as "Game of Thrones," people adopt some of its trends — including animals the show made popular. But spoiler alert: That's not always good for the animals. Siberian Huskies have reportedly become quite popu...

Dogs Find Extreme Grooming Humiliating, Warn Animal Experts

Dogs know when they are being laughed at, according to the British Kennel Club. Anyone who has looked deep into the eyes of a poodle that has been dyed pink, doused in glitter or had Snow White and at least three of the seven dwarfs carved acro...

Number Of UK Experiments On Animals Will Make You Gasp

The UK is a nation of animal lovers, but you wouldn’t know it reading the Home Office’s latest stats on animals used in laboratories last year.  Released mid-July, the statistics reveal a tragic picture of animal suffering that will break your hea...

Amazon And Cesar Millan Launch Audiobooks For Dogs

I am going to get through this without any literary dog puns.  No, you're not even going to bait me into suggesting that the new audiobooks for dogs series -- launched on Monday by Amazon subsidiary Audible.com and famed Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan...

Arctic Dog Breeds Growing In Demand Through Popular Culture, Then Abandoned

With Arctic dog breeds gaining popularity through Game of Thrones and the movie Snow Dogs, many people are finding their new pets are more difficult to manage than they first realised, and abandon them. But according to Janelle Wyatt, dogs really ...

As Cats Convince Their Staff They Deserve Pricey Cuisine, Dogs Get Stuck With Budget Meals

South Africans will spend about R1.2bn on cat food this year but man’s best friend will have to make do with scraps. The latest market research from EuroMonitor predicts that sales of cat food will increase 7% in 2017, as more manufacturers tak...

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7 Simple Tips To Being An Eco-Friendly Pet Parent

When it comes to caring for our pets, we’re also guardians of the planet and we want what's best for both our animals and Mother Earth. But it’s not like we can teach our four-legged friends to recycle … or can we? Some online videos beg to diffe...

Little Bentley’s Stress-filled Case Of Diarrhoea

My dog, Bentley, is a little spoiled fluff ball. He is a Yorkie/Maltese/Pom mix and is eight years old. He is a very little 2 1/2 lbs. Not only is he very cute and little, but he is also high-maintenance and sensitive. When I went on a trip for 4 ...

How To Overcome The Death Of Your Dog

All the animal lovers and pet owners need to face the overwhelming problem one day – eventually, the death of the animal comes. It is possible to make its life up to 20 years, but when its final day comes, you need to take it bravely. There is no...

What Is The Positive Reinforcement Method Of Dog Training?

Successfully training your dog using the positive reinforcement method is the most effective and loving way to train your pet. Dog training experts understand that positive reinforcement training is the best choice for both you and your dog accord...

Distemper And Its Cures

Distemper is a devastating viral illness caused by CDV or canine distemper virus. It is extremely contagious, often fatal, and affects the respiratory, gastrointestinal, and central nervous systems. The disease knows no borders, being found throug...

Useful Summer Vacation Do's And Don'ts For Your Dog

Every dog is a part of the family, so it’s the most natural thing to take him with you on a vacation. Still, you have to keep in mind that our dogs have different habits and needs regarding everything, journeys included. No matter if it’s vacatio...

Distemper: A Big Deal in Dogs

When raising animals in the house, pet hairs are the most common problem. However, this does not affect the importance of pet health. In this article, I will give you information about distemper, a disease that is widespread in dogs and how to pre...