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The Ugly Truth Of Korean Dog Meat Farms Just Miles Away From Winter Olympics

Right outside Pyeongchang and the excitement of the Winter Olympic games is a dog meat farm that journalists Martin Rogers and Sandy Hooper were able to investigate. The footage that came from the report is awful and terrifying for western audien...

Dogs Cause Three Family Arguments Every Week

The average dog causes three family rows a week - as owners argue over where it can sleep and who should take it for walks, a survey has found. Spats range from disagreeing about who should take the dog for a walk, feeding them too many treats and...

Study Finds Giving Dogs Raw Chicken Could Lead To Paralysis

An Australian study is giving pet owners a reason to reconsider giving their animals raw chicken carcasses after discovering eating the meat can greatly increase the chance of a paralytic disease. Researchers at the University of Melbourne's U-Ve...

Dog Almost Dies Of Severe Allergic Reaction After Owner Dyed It Purple

A dog almost died after its owners coloured its fur purple using a hair dye for humans. Violet, a Maltese mix, was brought into the Pinellas County Animal Service in Florida after suffering a severe allergic reaction. She had burns to her skin, ...

Women Understand Dogs Better Than Men Do, Study Suggests

If you have a dog, you're communicating with him or her every day — telling your pet to sit and stay, asking if he needs to go outside, or just giving her lots of love and belly rubs. If you feel like you understand your pooch better than the rest...

Scottish Government Announces Ban On Electric Shock Collars

The Scottish Government has announced an “immediate and effective” ban on the use of electric shock collars and other cruel devices used in the training of dogs and cats. OneKind Director Harry Huyton said: “Electric shock collars are cruel, unnec...

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Dogs As Companions For People With Mental Health Concerns

Anyone who has ever owned a pet can tell you their companionship brings a special kind of joy. Cats, hamsters, and birds alike provide friendship, love, and the opportunity to play… All of which makes us happier, healthier human beings. Out of al...

The 3 Small Dog Breeds That Rock As Mental Health Service Animals

Often when we think of service animals, we may imagine some giant dogs that we’ve seen working in the military and alongside our police forces, especially German Shepherds. But, there’s also those enormous Saint Bernards helping to rescue stranded...

Choosing Suitable Dog Kennels

While there are some people who will not use a kennel for their dog, for others a kennel is an absolutely essential item that they need. People who have bought dog kennels previously will tend to know what they want when it comes to this type of ...

10 Ways To Spend Valentine’s Day With Your Pet

Valentine’s Day can be kind of a bummer if you don’t have someone special to spend the holiday with. Thankfully, you do have a special friend you can spend and enjoy the day with – your pet! Whether you’re a dog owner or a cat owner, there are wa...

5 Basic Commands to Teach Your Puppy

Anyone who has tried training their own puppy do will tell you it is a tough albeit exciting task. Whether you are training one of the easier to learn breeds such as Labradors and German shepherds or the tough-to-train Pekingese and beagles a lot...

5 Benefits Of Crate Training Your Dog

Do you have a new puppy, and are wondering where to start with training? Or are you trying to figure out how to correct behaviours in an older dog? The answer could be crate training. Crate training is one of the most frequently recommended types...

The Role Of Pets In Depression And Bullying In Kids

Pets play a pivotal role in our lives and the lives of our children. Our dogs or cats often greet us at the door, excited to see us and to welcome us home. For kids, having a pet in the family may help them learn responsibility, grow socially, an...