Wonderdog by Jules Howard review – are we taming dogs, or are they taming us?

Wonderdog by Jules Howard review – are we taming dogs, or are they taming us?

While Howard includes these moments of playful humility on behalf of earlier science, his message is profound, though he insists that it’s “straightforward”: “It is simply that the more compassionate we have become in our explorations into the minds of dogs, the more intelligent they have shown us to be.

Can a pet psychic help me read my dog's mind?

Can a pet psychic help me read my dog's mind?

Hannah and Ted (Image: HANDOUT)Having helped owners connect with their animals for many years, Beth claims to be able to talk to our pets - from cats to chameleons - healing tensions, strengthening bonds, and encouraging humans to understand what's really going on in our companions' minds.

Experts share easy ways to save money on pet ownership

Experts share easy ways to save money on pet ownership

Save some cash with these simple tips (Picture Getty Images/iStockphoto)We’d do anything for our four-legged friends – but there’s no denying that pet insurance, food, toys , treats and more can all add up for owners.

You be the judge: my housemate’s dog is disruptive. Who should move out?

You be the judge: my housemate’s dog is disruptive. Who should move out?

I told Joshua that something needed to change: implement a proper training programme, or put a shock collar on the dog.I appreciate that getting a rescue dog is a lot of work, and I’m grateful for Abdul’s help with house-training Biscuit, but the accidents really didn’t last that long.

When our intentions really go to the dogs

When our intentions really go to the dogs

Your article (Paws for thought: dogs may be able to figure out human intentions, 1 September ) was interesting, although like most dog owners, I smile at some of the efforts of scientific researchers to find out what we know already.

Meet Eddy, the bulldog who is best friends with his human baby brother

Meet Eddy, the bulldog who is best friends with his human baby brother

Mum Ewa said: ‘He’s the best family dog we could have wished for’ (Picture: CATERS NEWS) Eddy the English bulldog has taken to being a big brother with aplomb, and become best buds with his owner’s new baby.

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.

Old dog can't stop smiling after owner creates backpack for walks

Old dog can't stop smiling after owner creates backpack for walks

Look how happy she is (Picture: Caters)An adorable older dog cannot stop smiling now her owner has found a way to include her on hikes.She loves just being included and you can see how happy she is on her face – she can’t stop smiling.’.

Was this a tale of true love, or of a conman finding another mark?

Was this a tale of true love, or of a conman finding another mark?

It’s weird how people are conditioned to suffer for true love/grand passion.The consultation is partly in response to the lockdown pet boom, during which people have been acquiring predominantly cats and dogs, which is fantastic, particularly where animals require rehoming.

Dog swallows face mask after picking it up while out on walk

Dog swallows face mask after picking it up while out on walk

Kobe swallowed a mask (Picture: Small Animal Hospital, University of Glasgow)Vets are warning people not to litter with disposable masks after a dog swallowed one on a walk.

Veterinarian dr jyoti jain shares: Your guide to pet friendly plants

Veterinarian dr jyoti jain shares: Your guide to pet friendly plants

The pandemic has made a lot of people become plant parents.Dr Jyoti Jain further shares the problems which a pet can get if it drinks water from a plant vase or munches on a leaf or a flower.Korean beauty hacks for flawless skin.

Lockdown tricks to train your pet

Lockdown tricks to train your pet

Paramita Das, canine trainer and behaviourist, says, "Combine the find and fetch games or play hide-and-seek involving family members.For those with puppies, Paramita suggests, "Have fancy dress days, where owners or family members can dress up in funky clothes, walk and act funny in front of pets.

Pet 101 during covid-19

Pet 101 during covid-19

2) Activity: As you spend more time at home, make sure that each pet gets the exercise it needs.Call your veterinarian if you have any concerns for the health of your pets.

Six alternative events to help improve your mental well-being

Six alternative events to help improve your mental well-being

A glass of red liquid included (Picture: Vampire Yoga)Sometimes delving into darkness can be spiritually cleansing.Dogs help lower stress levels (Picture: Paws For Coffee)There are numerous studies that showcase the mental health benefits of having a pet.

Tips to take care of your furry friend this monsoon

Tips to take care of your furry friend this monsoon

While there is no harm in enjoying the rains with your pooch occasionally, the pet parents must keep in mind dogs also need special care during this period, just like humans. Try to avoid water-logged areas when you take out your pooch for a walk.

Shopper fuming as owner of dog left in hot BMW rants ‘mind your own business’

Shopper fuming as owner of dog left in hot BMW rants ‘mind your own business’

Joanna Marshall (right) was told to mind her own business by the BMW owner (Picture: SWNS)Concerned shoppers trying to help a dog trapped inside a parked BMW were told to ‘f*** off’ and ‘mind their own business’ when the owner returned from shopping at Tesco.

Experience: I’m a full-time cat sitter

Experience: I’m a full-time cat sitter

I was living in a 15-person hostel dorm in early 2017 when I decided to start cat sitting. To date I’ve stayed in 25 houses, looked after 30 cats and saved about £10,000 that would have gone on rent.

Dog sex dolls are the pet accessory that will haunt your dreams

Dog sex dolls are the pet accessory that will haunt your dreams

The product was made by French design agency Feel Addicted, and has been marketed online as the ‘Hot Doll Game Sex for Dogs Toy No Doll Inflatable Sex Toy Dog’.

Extreme dog walker reveals how he can work with up to 26 pets at one time

Extreme dog walker reveals how he can work with up to 26 pets at one time

Tim, 33, – who started his business in 2011 after realising that if somebody was going to be paid for walking his dog, it might as well be him – explained how he was able to get all his dogs to pose for the staggering photos, regardless of their species or temperament.

The Snub Effect: New Study Shows Dogs Might be More Loyal than We Ever Knew

The Snub Effect: New Study Shows Dogs Might be More Loyal than We Ever Knew

Reported by Alan Boyle of NBC News , the researchers looked at three groups of 18 dogs and their guardians. In the first group, when the guardian asked for help, the stranger refused.