Americans help animal shelters during coronavirus pandemic

Americans help animal shelters during coronavirus pandemic

Things were looking good for Axel Evensen, 17, when the coronavirus outbreak led to a stay-at-home order in California.“This has been his best and happiest year of school,” his mom, Jill Evensen, told TODAY.Axel Evensen, 17, cuddles his foster dog, Johnny.

Where I Work: Jen, the writer working from home with a cavapoo puppy

Where I Work: Jen, the writer working from home with a cavapoo puppy

Today we’re looking at the desk setup of Jen Kaarlo, 35, a UX content designer sexpert, and a writer working to create her first book.

Corgi falling asleep after playing with dragon fruit gives owners a right scare

Corgi falling asleep after playing with dragon fruit gives owners a right scare

But after running over to the doggo, they soon realised Gody the corgi was just having a nap after a hard day chowing down some dragon fruit which we know is red on the outside.

Idexx tested thousands of pets for coronavirus. None have come back positive.

Idexx tested thousands of pets for coronavirus. None have come back positive.

In mid-February, Idexx Laboratories, an American multinational corporation and global leader in veterinary diagnostics, started testing samples from dogs, cats and horses for the coronavirus strain responsible for COVID-19.

Why fostering a shelter animal during the coronavirus pandemic is a win-win

Why fostering a shelter animal during the coronavirus pandemic is a win-win

U.S. animal shelters and rescue organizations always rely on volunteers to care for dogs, cats and other pets in their homes temporarily while they wait for a forever home, but foster families will be particularly important during the coronavirus pandemic.

Super dog gives birth to 20 puppies in one litter

Super dog gives birth to 20 puppies in one litter

Proof that puppies make everything better (Picture: Amber Rees / SWNS) Cali’s surviving pups (Picture: Amber Rees / SWNS)‘She calmed down a bit after the first 12 so we rushed her to the vet.

Here's what pet stores are doing during coronavirus closures

Here's what pet stores are doing during coronavirus closures

"All Petco stores are open and continuing to provide the essential products and services for pets who are counting on us in these uncertain times," said the national brand in a statement to TODAY.

Tonka the therapy dog brings joy to nursing home during coronavirus quarantine

Tonka the therapy dog brings joy to nursing home during coronavirus quarantine

The quarantine didn't stop Leigh and Tonka from spreading cheer, as she recently took him up to many residents' windows so they could wave and say hello.

Dogs working from home during coronavirus crisis? There's an Instagram account for that

Dogs working from home during coronavirus crisis? There's an Instagram account for that

That bit of happiness became @DogsWorkingFromHome, an Instagram account dedicated to the pets that both enliven and complicate working remotely.Thanks to a callout on Billie and Ollie’s account, Polchleb says he has had hundreds of submissions to the account on its first day live.

Rae, a 'unicorn dog' with an ear on top of her head, is viral hit on social media

Rae, a 'unicorn dog' with an ear on top of her head, is viral hit on social media

"I officially adopted her when she was relinquished by her breeder due to her fragile state and unknown future of survival, but I wanted a shot to give her a chance at life," Vorhees told TODAY in an email.

Six-year-old creates dog toy boxes for strangers to use in the park

Six-year-old creates dog toy boxes for strangers to use in the park

The six-year-old loves dogs (Picture: Kerry Elsworth/Mercury)His aunt has also contacted the local council, with hopes that they will help the pair place more boxes in other parks, and Josh wants it to become a nationwide initiative.

Puppy escapes unharmed from drain pipe after dramatic late night rescue

Puppy escapes unharmed from drain pipe after dramatic late night rescue

Joseph Egan finally rescued Troopie at around midnight last Saturday (Picture: Caters)A tiny puppy had to be rescued from a drain pipe in a delicate operation by an after-hours plumber.Troopie managed to get wedged inside a bathroom pipe before his fearful owner called for help at around 11pm on Saturday, March 7.

Hotel offers luxury day out for homeless shelter dogs and it is too cute

Hotel offers luxury day out for homeless shelter dogs and it is too cute

The pubs started off with a hearty roast dinner (Picture: Tewkesbury Park)Equipped with memory foam dog beds, bowls, dog towels and treats, the rooms make a pawfect retreat for pets and their people.

Cat looking for a home after no one turned up to her birthday party

Cat looking for a home after no one turned up to her birthday party

She’s a sweet girl who loves a snuggle (Picture: Battersea Dogs & Cats Home)Battersea’s Cattery Team Leader, Chrissie Grindrod, said: ‘It’s always a shame to see one of our cats be repeatedly overlooked, especially one so young and with so much to offer as a pet.

Internet-famous Marnie the Dog dies at 18

Internet-famous Marnie the Dog dies at 18

"Most of all, I’m amazed that the sweet little hot mess of a pup that I picked up from a shelter at age 11, who at first didn’t seem like she would be around very long at all, has managed to inspire others to adopt senior dogs," she wrote.

Crufts 2020 Best in Show winner odds and how to watch at home

Crufts 2020 Best in Show winner odds and how to watch at home

The current odds on which breed of dog will win Best in Show this year according to Betway are as follows: Terrier – 13/8 Hound- 7/4 Gun – 5/2 Utility – 5/1 Toy – 10/1 Pastoral – 12/1 Working – 16/1 After Dylan’s big win last year, it looks like the small Toy dog breed is less favoured to take home the prize this year, with Terriers instead being the favourite to win Best in Show in 2020.

Crufts organisers blame Brexit for fewer overseas dog entries

Crufts organisers blame Brexit for fewer overseas dog entries

Photograph: Jacob King/PA The Kennel Club, which organises Crufts, said notification from Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs that travel regulations for pets would remain the same during the Brexit transition period was only received after entries had closed on 20 January.

'My precious angels': 2 of Paula Abdul's dogs die in the same week

'My precious angels': 2 of Paula Abdul's dogs die in the same week

She also has another dog that fans know and love named Bessie Moo. Not long after adopting Nemo, the "Straight Up" singer of herself lounging around with her pooches.

Rock out your dancing shoes, a sausage dog disco is coming to London

Rock out your dancing shoes, a sausage dog disco is coming to London

It’s disco, baby (Picture: Dachshund Cafe)If you’re a fellow dog lover, then by now you’re probably familiar with Pug Café – the company that hosts pop-ups of the greatest kind: with dogs.

My partner wants a dog but I worry as we go away a lot

My partner wants a dog but I worry as we go away a lot

I fear the cost of care while on holiday could be enormous.How do others solve this problem?How do others solve this problem?Do you have a problem readers could solve?