Lessons I learnt from my dog

Lessons I learnt from my dog

2) Live in the moment: Ever noticed how peaceful your pet is while playing with you?Look at your pet; s/he never forgets to repeatedly do things they love.

Choosing the perfect pet dog is as tricky as finding a perfect date!

Choosing the perfect pet dog is as tricky as finding a perfect date!

Using the results of this study and by focusing on a subset of desired traits, researchers believe that they could make animal adoption more efficient and successful. They surveyed the preferences of 1,229 people who visited dogs at an animal shelter, including 145 who decided to make an adoption.

We’re big fans of these two-legged dogs who absolutely love each other

We’re big fans of these two-legged dogs who absolutely love each other

In a video taken by Theresa, Nessie can be seen nudging and touching Frankie Lou in an encouraging way, as Frankie Lou kicks her legs and rolls on the floor.

​​4 rules of pack structure

​​4 rules of pack structure

The best way to teach this to your pets is to follow the method wolves use to maintain their hierarchies. Feeding : In a pack, it is the right of the dominant animals to eat first.

3 Impulse-Control Activities to Calm Down a Dog

3 Impulse-Control Activities to Calm Down a Dog

Once the dog bowl is on the ground, say “take it” and let your dog enjoy his food. Once your dog has released the toy, hold it at your chest level and ask the dog to sit.

Dog's AMAZING sense of smell helps sniff out VANISHING creatures lost in Australia

Dog's AMAZING sense of smell helps sniff out VANISHING creatures lost in Australia

The International Fund for Animal Welfare sponsored blue-eyed Bear through rigorous training when his skillset saw him chosen to become a frontline champion for the University of the Sunshine Coast’s Detection Dog Unit.

Snow WARNING for dogs: Family pets IN DANGER of heat stroke if they play out in the cold

Snow WARNING for dogs: Family pets IN DANGER of heat stroke if they play out in the cold

“It took about four days for Charlie to recover at home as his muscles were sore and I also had to keep him calm, which wasn’t easy.” With the coldest weather of the winter striking the UK this week, bringing snows and heavy frosts, Vets Now are warning how pets can be at risk from heat stroke and hyperthermia – conditions normally associated with hot summer months.

Looking for a place to set your furry companion free? Here are 5 dog-friendly parks in India

Looking for a place to set your furry companion free? Here are 5 dog-friendly parks in India

With a lack of dog-friendly spaces around in general, here are five parks across the country that provide respite to both the furry companions as well as their parents: Gachibowli, Hyderabad A first-of-its-kind in the country, this park is exclusively for the enjoyment of your four-legged buddies and is equipped with facilities such as an exclusive dog play area, pool, training and playing equipment, separate enclosures for the little ones and the bigger woofers, and an amphitheatre.

This Piglet Loves Her Dog BFF so Much She Thinks She’s a Puppy

This Piglet Loves Her Dog BFF so Much She Thinks She’s a Puppy

“They are dependent on each other,” says Stacey Becker, Luna and Cloud’s owner. Becker, who works from home and is able to keep an eye on the pair throughout the day, says that Luna and Cloud are nothing short of inseparable.

Buddy the dog deemed 'too ugly to love' needs another new home

Buddy the dog deemed 'too ugly to love' needs another new home

Look at that face (Picture: Dogs Trust)Buddy came to Dogs Trust as a stray in 2014 and spent two years with the charity, overlooked by potential new owners because of his unconventional appearance and deafness.

14 fabulous sport stars & their spectacular pets

14 fabulous sport stars & their spectacular pets

Manchester United defender Chris Smalling is the proud pet parent of Miley, a Cocker Spaniel-Jack Russell, who has been branded football’s most pampered dog due to the luxurious lifestyle provided by Smalling and his girlfriend Sam Cooke.

Black Friday Deals for Puppy Parents

Black Friday Deals for Puppy Parents

Black Friday Deal: Get 50% off your first purchase of Frisco’s Dog Poop Bags + Dispenser Black Friday Deal: Get 15% off Frisco’s Fold & Carry Double Door Dog Crate

Keeping your dog in shape

Keeping your dog in shape

Taking your pet for a good outing, where s/he can play in an open ground or swim in a pool, is an effective way of mixing fun with exercise. If your dog is not adequately exercised, s/he may develop destructive habits to use up his excess energy.

Festive care tips

Festive care tips

It’s festive time again… lots of fun, loads of delicacies, beautiful decorations, and it’s time to let your hair down. Once the baby is home, let a relative or friend take care of the child, while you spend a little time with your pooch.

Six puppies dead after dogsnappers held knife to pregnant mum's stomach

Six puppies dead after dogsnappers held knife to pregnant mum's stomach

Only two of the stolen French bulldog have been reunited with their mother after thieves attacked Leeanne Corbett, 26, at her home in Stretford, on Tuesday night, Greater Manchester Police said.

22 best gifts for cat lovers and cats: Beds, scratching posts, toys

22 best gifts for cat lovers and cats: Beds, scratching posts, toys

4. Kitty Cot Original Cat Perch, $45, Amazon PetSafe Zoom Rotating Laser Cat Toy, $30, Amazon Pet Zone Play-N-Squeak Twinkle Mouse Wand Cat Toy, $7, Walmart PetSafe Cheese Pet Toy, $24, Amazon This toy keeps my two cats engaged for an hour or more.

Test-tube lion cubs raise hope for big cats’ survival

Test-tube lion cubs raise hope for big cats’ survival

The owner of Ukutula Game Reserve & Conservation Centre Willi Jacobs, 60, said: “They are both absolutely perfect cubs in every way."They are happy, healthy and playful – and leading us a merry dance."We decided to honour the researcher Isabella by naming the female cub after her and the male after her fiance Victor.”

Adorable dog tries real hard to get big stick through door

Adorable dog tries real hard to get big stick through door

Adorable dog tries real hard to get big stick through door copied! A dog in Manchester was so excited to find a huge stick to play with, but he ran into some issues when trying to bring the stick home. TODAY’s Carson Daly has the Daly Click. Read More

Kathie Lee and Hoda meet a baby tiger named Olive!

Kathie Lee and Hoda meet a baby tiger named Olive!

Kathie Lee and Hoda meet a baby tiger named Olive! Dave Salmoni, Animal Planet’s big cat expert, joins the fourth hour with a baby tiger named Olive, as well as a puppy who has been helping teach Olive about playing.

Is your pet turning into a beggar?

Is your pet turning into a beggar?

Adding fibrous food to your pet’s diet like vegetables (carrots, green beans, broccoli, etc) and fruits will make him feel content, without adding extra calories. If your pet has suddenly developed an increased appetite over a matter of few days, see your vet.