Beth Stern has opened her home to close to 900 foster cats

Beth Stern has opened her home to close to 900 foster cats

Over the past five and a half years, Stern says she and her husband, Howard Stern, have opened their home to close to 900 fosters. Beth Stern: My cats with Howard Stern are 'our family' Currently, Stern has about 12 fosters in her home.

New York Family Rescues Dog While on a Trip 1,000 Miles Away From Home

New York Family Rescues Dog While on a Trip 1,000 Miles Away From Home

Courtesy of Faith Dallal Meeting Bacon: Love at First Sight In March 2016, Dallal and her family were on a trip to visit relatives in New Orleans, Louisiana, when they happened upon a scruffy little face that brought their months-long search for a dog to a happy end.

The Top 5 States for Pet Obesity

The Top 5 States for Pet Obesity

According to recent statistics, compiled in the 2013 Banfield State of Pet Health Report , pet obesity is increasing at an alarming rate.

Dog who was in a shelter for eight years finally gets her forever home

Dog who was in a shelter for eight years finally gets her forever home

‘It does not usually take a dog that long to get used to someone but she needed extra time.’ (Picture: Leanne Wenban /SWNS.COM) Roxy now has her own bedroom complete with toys and treats, but she is still settling into the new home.

British pet shops to be banned from selling puppies and kittens

British pet shops to be banned from selling puppies and kittens

“We have always said that an end to third-party sales alone would not be enough to end the puppy trade crisis and we are pleased that this is being looked at alongside enhanced licensing conditions for breeders introduced earlier this year.” Topics

Adoption ban reminds Germans pets are not just for Christmas

Adoption ban reminds Germans pets are not just for Christmas

“We just don’t want to see animals being placed under the Christmas tree and then soon after returning to us because the creature turned out not to be such a good idea after all,” says Beate Kaminski of Tierheim Berlin.

Top 10 Essentials to Donate to Help Pet Shelters This Winter

Top 10 Essentials to Donate to Help Pet Shelters This Winter

As you shop for stocking stuffers for friends and family, it’s a great time to give back and help pet shelters by picking up much-needed items, like dog food, cat food and cat litter.

Fashionable Dog Apparel for the Winter Season

Fashionable Dog Apparel for the Winter Season

From a weekend at the ski lodge to ringing in the New Year, your dog not only can be part of every winter occasion, but also look super stylish doing it in fashion-forward dog apparel.

This couple had the purr-fect idea for their wedding — a kitten hour!

This couple had the purr-fect idea for their wedding — a kitten hour!

So, for a donation to the Seattle Animal Shelter, the couple and their wedding guests received an hour with a litter of six kittens. "We had such a great experience with them that we also want to help other people have the same experience at their weddings," Colleen said.

Don’t ban dogs from nature reserves | Letters

Don’t ban dogs from nature reserves | Letters

If he were to visit Suffolk Wildlife Trust’s Carlton Marshes nature reserve on the edge of Lowestoft, he would learn how – with its dog ambassador scheme – it has managed to turn conversation into conservation.

Johnny Galecki was totally ready to stand in for Kaley Cuoco's mini horse at her wedding

Johnny Galecki was totally ready to stand in for Kaley Cuoco's mini horse at her wedding

But as Cuoco's "Big Bang Theory" co-star Johnny Galecki — whom she once dated and is married to on the show — revealed on "The Late Late Show" Thursday, there was one tiny glitch.

Puppy dumped in handbag had paws tied together with hairband

Puppy dumped in handbag had paws tied together with hairband

The red bag had been tied to the door of a charity shop and the eight-week old puppy was placed inside with the food and a note saying ‘Found this puppy’ (Picture: PA)‘The pup’s front paws were tied together with an elasticated hairband.

Wetherspoons to ban dogs from its 1,000 pubs

Wetherspoons to ban dogs from its 1,000 pubs

The company said ‘after much consultation’ it would now be enforcing a policy already in place for not allowing dogs in pubs (Picture: Getty Images)The popular chain has announced it would be ‘strictly enforcing’ the nationwide ban on canines from 10 September.

How a Dog Psychic Brought Me Closer to My Dog

How a Dog Psychic Brought Me Closer to My Dog

He thinks I’m a good dog mom and that Charles was receiving waves of love when Sully thought of me. Honestly, I don’t know if Charles was a true dog communicator.

DIY Frozen Candy Corn Bones Homemade Dog Treat Recipe

DIY Frozen Candy Corn Bones Homemade Dog Treat Recipe

DIY Frozen Candy Corn Bones Homemade Dog Treat Recipe Serving size: One treat per pup In medium size bowl, mix 2 Tbsp. Smash banana with a fork in medium size mixing bowl and then add remaining Greek yogurt.

Top pet-friendly US vacation destinations for dogs

Top pet-friendly US vacation destinations for dogs

“I didn’t want people to stay in their hotels eating Chinese food and have their big adventure be a trip to the dog park,” Amy Burkert told TODAY. "The Ultimate Pet Friendly Road Trip" by Amy Burkert, $30, Barnes and Noble

Michael Gove’s puppy-farm ban shows he gets the politics of pets | Anne Perkins

Michael Gove’s puppy-farm ban shows he gets the politics of pets | Anne Perkins

Maybe he has realised that the understanding of the relative place of human and other animal life is undergoing a transformation that is of a quite different order to the boom in small-animal vets and the rise and rise of shops selling stuff for pets.

Electric shock collars for pets to be banned

Electric shock collars for pets to be banned

Remotely controlled training devices – e-collars or shock collars – can trigger an electronic pulse of up to 6,000 volts to a dog’s neck, and can shock an animal for up to 11 seconds at a time, according to the Dogs Trust. “This ban will improve the welfare of animals and I urge pet owners to instead use positive-reward training methods.”

Goondiwindi hitchhiking dog Rusty returns home

Goondiwindi hitchhiking dog Rusty returns home

Credit - Various via Storyful1:29A dog running at normal speed is a wonderful sight as is, but watching pups gallop in super slow motion is nothing short of mesmerising.