Brutally honest adoption ad for 'demonic Chihuahua' goes viral

Brutally honest adoption ad for 'demonic Chihuahua' goes viral

"I am convinced at this point he is not a real dog, but more like a vessel for a traumatized Victorian child that now haunts our home.”Second Chance Pet Adoption LeagueTyfanee Fortuna, Prancer’s current foster owner, with some photos and videos of the two-year-old pup, trying to find a way to make the dog sound appealing to future adoptive owners.

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.

Top lawyer whose dog mauled Freddie the seal will face no criminal charges

Top lawyer whose dog mauled Freddie the seal will face no criminal charges

The seal had to be put down after suffering serious injuries (Picture: Duncan Phillips) The Met Police and RSPCA said they would not take any further action (Picture: Duncan Phillips) The charity said it was ‘deeply saddened’ by the incident and that it highlighted the need to keep dogs on leads near wild animals.

Where's the beef? This runaway steer has been roaming free for a month

Where's the beef? This runaway steer has been roaming free for a month

In a statement to TODAY, a Farm Sanctuary spokesperson said that many times when a farm animal is found roaming the streets, the animal has "likely escaped a traumatic situation propelled by their strong desire to live.".

Double-crossing cats will not choose owners over their enemies, study finds

Double-crossing cats will not choose owners over their enemies, study finds

Whereas dogs have been shown to avoid a person who behaves negatively towards their owner, the same cannot be said for domesticated cats.The experiment involved 36 domestic cats and their owners, who would be accompanied by two strangers: an actor and a neutral person.

How to avoid accidentally buying a stolen dog

How to avoid accidentally buying a stolen dog

The RSPCA and Dogs Trust shared their tips for prospective pet owners (Picture: )For those looking to buy from a breeder, The Puppy Contract gives prospective dog owners all the relevant information they need to make an informed decision.

Todrick Hall shares why he named his cats after 'Mean Girls'

Todrick Hall shares why he named his cats after 'Mean Girls'

Todrick Hall never thought he was a cat person.When he was deciding whether or not to get a cat, he was hesitant to take the plunge because of the prospect of having to clean the litter box.

Hairless dog mistaken for a seal becomes a model

Hairless dog mistaken for a seal becomes a model

Norman wears heavy coats outside and pyjamas in the house as he gets cold very easily (Picture: Caters)‘In the winter, he is in clothes pretty much all day, every day.

Guide Dog Foundation turns 75: Veteran raises 21st puppy for nonprofit

Guide Dog Foundation turns 75: Veteran raises 21st puppy for nonprofit

“You can write a check, but this is a very personal way of giving, where you're going to love something for a year or more and then you're going to give it away.”.

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.

Getting divorced? Pet alimony for pampered pups and kitties is a thing now

Getting divorced? Pet alimony for pampered pups and kitties is a thing now

And sometimes three pets involved, which raises the quandary and the fight is for upkeep and maintenance of all three.”.Samisha Mehta, corporate consultant, married for five years and now separated, approached a lawyer to state she did not want maintenance for herself but for her dog and explains why.

Azizi, calf of April the giraffe, dies of 'entirely unexpected' condition

Azizi, calf of April the giraffe, dies of 'entirely unexpected' condition

Azizi, the giraffe calf whose birth was watched on a YouTube livestream by hundreds of thousands of people in 2019, died of an "unexpected and unpreventable" condition at the East Texas Zoo and Gator Park, the zoo said.

Jessica Alba has close encounter with massive rattlesnake in chilling video

Jessica Alba has close encounter with massive rattlesnake in chilling video

While one person commented the snake could be a sign of good luck in their culture, most people expressed their shock and said they were glad Alba was safe.

Dog Tales: The Making of Man’s Best Friend review – are they just in it for the treats?

Dog Tales: The Making of Man’s Best Friend review – are they just in it for the treats?

“None of this would be possible without the dog’s amazing brain,” says one scientist, though judging by the amount of treats handed out, it may not be possible without their love of snacks, either.

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.

Fears of puppy smugglers exploiting demand as prices for dog breeds rocket

Fears of puppy smugglers exploiting demand as prices for dog breeds rocket

After thousands started working from home demand shot up for puppies, meaning smugglers are making big profits (Picture: Getty)Coronavirus restrictions are creating the perfect storm for puppy smugglers to thrive, with the price for popular breeds reaching record levels.

The science of why you’re a dog person or a cat person

The science of why you’re a dog person or a cat person

Cat people, however, would likely tell you that the reason they love their feline friends is that they’re affectionate only when they want to be, and aren’t as needy or naive as dogs.

Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Separation Anxiety in Dogs

In some dogs, however, separation anxiety might be triggered if there is a change in the family’s daily life or the dog’s routine.Time spent at the veterinary clinic What are the signs of separation anxiety?

Meet Coco, the Maltese who’s standing up for her right to party

Meet Coco, the Maltese who’s standing up for her right to party

Coco loves nothing better than standing on her hinde legs (Picture: cocothemaltese/Instagram)This ball of verticle fluff is Coco.But unlike Cici, who is a fan of walking around on all fours like most normal dogs , all Coco wants to do is to stick her paws in the air.

Meet the veterinarian who gives free medical care to pets of the homeless

Meet the veterinarian who gives free medical care to pets of the homeless

When Dr. Kwane Stewart, a veterinarian, spots a homeless person with a dog while he’s driving to work, he doesn’t look away uncomfortably and step on the gas.For nearly a decade, Stewart, 49, has volunteered on his own dime to help pets of the homeless in California.