How to deal with separation anxiety in pets

How to deal with separation anxiety in pets

The Sharma family adopted a puppy last year and in the last few months the family has spent hours of quality time with their pet.News in Brief See All. My COVID Story: I experienced fatigue and joint pain the second day of vaccination.

Dream job pays £20 an hour to look at pictures of cute puppies

Dream job pays £20 an hour to look at pictures of cute puppies

TEN lucky people will be paid to look at pictures of dogs to test whether they can alleviate stress levels.Each candidate will be paid £20 an hour to wear a heart rate monitor and look at pictures of dogs as they go about their day, except taking hourly breaks to look at a series of pre-prepared dog images.

Tim Dowling: there’s a cold snap forecast. The tortoise is in peril

Tim Dowling: there’s a cold snap forecast. The tortoise is in peril

While I’m always pleasantly surprised when in rains for four straight hours instead of seven, this can make it difficult to balance the tortoise’s desire to be outside with spring’s eccentric schedule.“Harold,” says the cat.“Keep trying,” I say.When I look up an hour later, the grapes and the tortoise are gone.

Pet Sitters Sitting Henderson NV Doggy Day Care Las Vegas

Pet Sitters Sitting Henderson NV Doggy Day Care Las Vegas

A Pawsatively Purrrfect Pet Sitting Las Vegas and Pet Sitting Henderson is owned and operated by Sunny and Barb, retired law enforcement and professional pet care providers.We provide the loving care and attention your pets require when you are away from home.

‘Britain’s most destructive dog’ covers walls, furniture and sofa in blue paint

‘Britain’s most destructive dog’ covers walls, furniture and sofa in blue paint

Rescue dog Max, one, has earned a reputation for destruction (Picture: Kennedy News and Media)Lorna Lowery left her dog Max alone for just two minutes when she popped into the garden to tidy away her children’s toys.

The best pet-safe houseplants for you to fill your home with

The best pet-safe houseplants for you to fill your home with

(Picture: Getty Images/Westend61)One of the most popular indoor orchids, the moth orchid flowers twice a year and likes bright light but shade it from direct sunlight and move it to a shadier spot in summer.

President Biden’s dogs Major and Champ have moved into the White House

President Biden’s dogs Major and Champ have moved into the White House

The move also marks the first time that a shelter dog has lived in the White House, as the president and his family adopted Major in 2018 from the Delaware Humane Society.

Luxury pet retailer creates £60 Ugg boots for dogs

Luxury pet retailer creates £60 Ugg boots for dogs

The VIP x Ugg dog booties come in six different sizes so if you’re looking for a pair for your pet, there’s a good chance you might be able to find a fitting one.

This puppy with gorgeous, salon-worthy eyelashes will melt your heart

This puppy with gorgeous, salon-worthy eyelashes will melt your heart

Just look at them (Picture: Caters)Meet Mabel – the stunning puppy whose lengthy lashes are enough to give Disney characters a run for their money.What a heartbreaker (Picture: Caters News Agency)Caitlin, who is currently out of work due to Covid-19 restrictions, said: ‘Mabel’s eyelashes are natural.

Tim Dowling: my wife wants to adopt a dog to live on our farm. Wait – what farm?

Tim Dowling: my wife wants to adopt a dog to live on our farm. Wait – what farm?

Later that night, I find my wife at her desk, looking at what appears to be a website dedicated to the adoption of abandoned dogs from around the world.“What are you doing?” I say.“Look at Lucky!” she says.“Are you trying to adopt a dog?” I say.“To live on our farm!” she says.“But we have a dog,” I say.

Chewy sends pet paintings to keep customers from straying

Chewy sends pet paintings to keep customers from straying

But it typically sends them out to those that have pet photos on their Chewy account or have shared one with a customer service agent.Chewy says it rejects artwork that doesn’t look enough like the pet or sends it back to be reworked.

X-mas for pets: This Christmas, pets had a purrfect and furry celebration

X-mas for pets: This Christmas, pets had a purrfect and furry celebration

From customised Christmasy suits, Santa caps, squeaky toys and lots of treats – pet parents are making sure that their pawsome buddies have a merry Christmas this year....News in Brief See All. Why people gain weight in winters and how to avoid it.

So we’re getting a dog. Can I avoid the trap of talking about it all the time?

So we’re getting a dog. Can I avoid the trap of talking about it all the time?

A while ago, my wife and I took the kids to an agricultural fair, which is like a regular trade fair except you spend £30 on chilli jam and pretend to a salesman that you are going to come back and look at a ride-on mower again, even though you have plastic grass (more of that in another column).Part way through the day, we went into a barn full of people selling rabbits.

Dog owners turn their pets into Disney characters with new Snapchat filter

Dog owners turn their pets into Disney characters with new Snapchat filter

But this new Snapchat filter can make your dog look like a character in a Disney movie.She laughed that her dog Alaska, on the left, looks like ‘a temptress’ every time she uses the filter on her.

Dog turns herself blue after rolling on painting left to dry outside

Dog turns herself blue after rolling on painting left to dry outside

Bessie remained blue even after a few washes (Picture: Twitter/ @sachab71)The travel agent, from Brandiston, Norfolk, posted the photo of Bessie on social media and said: ‘What do you do when your dog rolls in some acrylic paint and it will not come out after two washes?

Abandoned by families, many large dogs struggle in shelter homes in Bengaluru

Abandoned by families, many large dogs struggle in shelter homes in Bengaluru

Sam, as it turns out, was abandoned by his former pet parents, as they realised the difficulties of keeping a big dog in a family with children a tad too late.People tend to buy a breed that is trending and fashionable, and those end up in the abandonment circle,” Chinthana signs off.

Pranitha Subhash talks about her pet, Blu

Pranitha Subhash talks about her pet, Blu

6 Bollywood-inspired blouse designs for lehengas and saris.When it comes to saris and lehengas, a blouse can always update your look.Here's a look at six blouse designs which can be worn with saris and lehengas:.

What is Channel 4's Celebrity Snoop Dogs about and when does it start?

What is Channel 4's Celebrity Snoop Dogs about and when does it start?

Channel 4’s new show could be the perfect example of resourceful thinking – a TV programme that combines snooping around rich people’s homes and man’s best friend.Celebrity Snoop Dogs starts Friday 26 June, 8.30pm on Channel 4.

Meet the people who look just like their pets

Meet the people who look just like their pets

Donia Youssef (right) with Cookie (left) who is three quarters Boston Terrier with a bit of French bulldog and Chihuahua, from Grays, Essex (Picture: ITCHPet).Archer (left), the Chow Chow, and Andy (right), from Sheffield (Picture: The Kennel Club) Do you have a doppleganger pet?

Dalmatian gives birth to litter of 18 puppies after 14-hour labour

Dalmatian gives birth to litter of 18 puppies after 14-hour labour

Proud mama Nellie (Picture: Caters News Agency) Look at the sleeping angels (Picture: Caters News Agency)The 46-year-old says she will keep just one puppy from the little and the rest will go to new homes.