Cat lovers question ethics of Nicole Kidman hiking with pets in backpack

Cat lovers question ethics of Nicole Kidman hiking with pets in backpack

But Kidman’s revelation in an interview with You magazine that she regularly takes hikes with the pets in a backpack has met with a more muted reception, with animal rights groups questioning the comfort of the cats while being so transported.

Orlando Bloom says ‘goodnight’ to his dead dog’s skeleton which sits in his home

Orlando Bloom says ‘goodnight’ to his dead dog’s skeleton which sits in his home

Whatever floats your boat, Orlando (Pictures: REX/Instagram @OrlandoBloom)Orlando Bloom has revealed he still has the remains of his beloved dog who sadly passed away in 2016. Katy recently let slip how Orlando proposed to her earlier this year, and it sounds like the dogs weren’t invited.

Moment live dogs are beaten and butchered for humans to eat

Moment live dogs are beaten and butchered for humans to eat

The pets arrive on trucks at the factory in Surakarta (Picture: DMFI) Many don’t survive the journey to the factory (Picture: DMFI) Over 80 restaurants in Java openly advertise selling the meat (Picture: DMFI)‘They are then taken to filthy slaughterhouses where they watch other being slaughtered as they wait their turn, trebling in fear.

Dog meat HORROR: Downton Abbey star films inside dog meat market – 'Utterly heartbreaking'

Dog meat HORROR: Downton Abbey star films inside dog meat market – 'Utterly heartbreaking'

It’s horrific.” Actor Peter Egan witnesses caged dogs at Indonesian meat market (Image: DMFI) The most harrowing moments come when Mr Egan and the welfare campaigners manage to save four dogs in the knowledge that others will perish.

Bradley Cooper cast his own dog in 'A Star Is Born' for the sweetest reason

Bradley Cooper cast his own dog in 'A Star Is Born' for the sweetest reason

Bradley Cooper stars alongside Lady Gaga in "A Star Is Born." His dog Charlie also makes cameo appearance in the film. See a 1st look at Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper in 'A Star Is Born'

Dinklage urges GoT fans to stop buying huskies

Dinklage urges GoT fans to stop buying huskies

“To all Game Of Thrones many wonderful fans, we under stand that due to the direwolves' huge popularity , many folks are go ing out and buying huskies,“ the US actor, who plays Tyrion Lannister, said in a statement issued by an an imal rights group.

Small-sized dogs live longer than large breeds

Small-sized dogs live longer than large breeds

For example aversion of long fur can be one of the reasons a lot of people prefer dog breeds like Labradors or Beagles. A Great Dane (one of the largest dog breeds) has a life span of 8-10 years and a Chihuahua (smallest dog breed) can live up to 18 years.