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Can Dogs Get Coronavirus?

Last week, the World Health Organization declared that the 2019 novel coronavirus is now a global health emergency. In the panic that followed, people became worried not only about their own health but the health of their pets as well. Dogs weari...

Offaly Man Jailed For Four Month For Animal Cruelty

A man has been jailed for four months after admitting to more than a dozen cases of animal cruelty. Offaly puppy farmer, Barry Deegan, with an address of Clonminch, Tullamore, Co. Offaly admitted a total of 30 offences in contravention of the Ani...

How To Calm Pets During A Hurricane

Hurricanes are a terrifying experience for everyone, but they can be especially terrifying for your pets. Read our top tips on how to calm your pet down during the storm as Hurricane Lorenzo approaches. Shelter your pets The most important thing ...

Connolly’s Red Mills Withdraws Greyhound Sponsorship Over 'shocking Revelations' About Industry

Animal feed company Connolly’s Red Mills has become the latest company to withdraw sponsorship from greyhound races over recent revelations about the industry. Last month, an RTÉ programme claimed that the Irish greyhound industry is breeding 1,0...

Is It A Terrible Idea To Make Your Pet A Vegan?

If all the dogs and cats in the US alone got together and became a sovereign nation, it would rank as the fifth largest in terms of meat consumption. That’s according to a first-of-its-kind study last year by UCLA professor Gregory Okin which loo...

Clever Irish Sausage Dog Bags Webby Nomination

Belfast pooch Harslo is now in great company as he joins Will Smith, Ellen DeGeneres and Oprah Winfrey as a nominee at the prestigious New York ceremony. Performing pooch Harlso looks set to hit the big time after being nominated for a Webby awar...

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How to Choose a Pet

By Alyssa Hallam Did you know that pets outnumber people in the United States? Recent statistics have shown that 62% of homes have a pet, and that 46% of homes have more than one pet. That adds up to 380 million pets in a nation with a human popul...

Are Electric Shock Collars Good for Training Dogs?

Looking for a safe way to monitor your dog without having to worry about losing the dog to the wilds?  Do you seek to go for a crazy adventure like hiking with your dog but worried he’ll escape too far astray?  You can actually embark on a fun adv...

6 Mistakes People Make When Training Their Dogs

When it comes to training your pet, specifically a dog, everyone will have an opinion of what you should or shouldn’t do. The truth is that you will hear all sorts of views, some good and some misleading. Whether you are a dog trainer, or you want...

9 Tips For Dog-Friendly Gardening

If you love your dog and your garden, you might be amazing if the two can coincide harmoniously. Cleaned up flowerbeds and yellowed lawns, there's no doubt that dogs and gardens aren't always a match made in heaven. That's the bad news! The great...

6 Frequently Asked Questions About Guide Dogs

People are naturally curious when they see a guide dog out in public, but oftentimes, they have many misconceptions about what the guide dog is doing. To some people, a guide dog might just look like a friendly pet that is out for a walk. They mi...

Four Tips For Building A Dog-Friendly Garden

We all know our dogs need access to a safe, secure, and stimulating outdoor space. But if you're a keen gardener as well as a dog-lover, it can be challenging to design a garden that works for you as well as your canine friend. Are you wondering...

Probiotics For Dogs

If you have eaten yogurt that is marked as having live cultures, then you have ingested a probiotic. Existing naturally by the billions in the intestines of all animals, probiotics help your body properly digest food, ward off potential viruses, m...