MPs to consider fireworks sales ban as anger mounts over effect on animals

MPs to consider fireworks sales ban as anger mounts over effect on animals

“That’s exactly why the Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) is already gathering information on the noise, disturbance and anti-social behaviour that can be associated with fireworks, and the impact on people, animals and our environment.

Your dog can now make money travelling around the UK as a ‘furrfluencer’

Your dog can now make money travelling around the UK as a ‘furrfluencer’

Good boys and girls will be in with a chance to become ‘furrfluencers’ (Picture: Getty)If you are the lucky owner of a particularly good boy or girl (who are we kidding, dogs /”>all dogs are amazing), why not put your pooch forward for the job of a lifetime?

Rescue animals dress up as aliens — and it's clearing these shelters

Rescue animals dress up as aliens — and it's clearing these shelters

More than 3 million Facebook users have expressed an interest in "storming" Area 51 to find aliens — but a couple of enterprising animal shelters are hoping they'll end up adopting pets dressed as aliens instead.

Cat lovers question ethics of Nicole Kidman hiking with pets in backpack

Cat lovers question ethics of Nicole Kidman hiking with pets in backpack

But Kidman’s revelation in an interview with You magazine that she regularly takes hikes with the pets in a backpack has met with a more muted reception, with animal rights groups questioning the comfort of the cats while being so transported.

Cat who can’t stop sneezing stuck at rescue centre because ‘nobody will adopt him’

Cat who can’t stop sneezing stuck at rescue centre because ‘nobody will adopt him’

“He has been in our homing wing for around 10 days now,” she adds, explaining that as soon as people know a cat has a medical issue, people are reluctant to adopt them.

Cats could be banned from going outside under new Australian law

Cats could be banned from going outside under new Australian law

Government officials in Perth are reviewing cat and dog legislation after a rise in complaints about stray animals. Since 2013, punishment for dog owners whose pets attack people or other animals was increased to a maximum $10,000 fine or 12 months in jail.

Crufts 2019: Dog owners show their pets watching the competition

Crufts 2019: Dog owners show their pets watching the competition

Pet owners are sharing photos and videos of their dogs watching the Crufts dog show from home. This year, 160,000 people are estimated to be in attendance at the dog show, with thousands more watching from home.

Need to track down a dog poo-petrator? There’s a DNA test for that

Need to track down a dog poo-petrator? There’s a DNA test for that

A Pennsylvania complex is requiring its residents’ canines to undergo testing so any dog poop can be traced back – and there are health benefits too If you’re in the Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, and want to live in the Parkland View apartment complex, then you’re going to need to undergo a DNA test.

These are the best cat litters, according to a vet

These are the best cat litters, according to a vet

Most cats prefer clumping non-scented litter," said Fox. Elsey's Cat Ultra Premium Clumping Cat Litter, $17, Amazon TODAY editors, writers and experts take care to recommend items we really like and hope you’ll enjoy!

The Funniest Dog Videos of 2018

The Funniest Dog Videos of 2018

In a funny animal video shared on Twitter by @erinfoster76 , Doug jumps up on his human, Erin, while she’s on the swing and climbs right into her lap so he can join in on the fun.

Your Furry Family Members Can Be A Source Of Serious Infection For At-Risk People

Your Furry Family Members Can Be A Source Of Serious Infection For At-Risk People

By Kathryn Doyle (Reuters Health) - Pets can be a source of infection, and newborns, the elderly, children with leukemia and adults with cancer are especially vulnerable, according to a new review of data from previous research.

Missing Cat Reunited With Family Over a Year Later

Missing Cat Reunited With Family Over a Year Later

Mia, a cat who escaped her family’s vacation cabin over a year ago by way of a faulty screen door, is now reunited with them, reports Life With Cats and KATV ABC news. Nevels spotted Mia last Thursday under a cabin not far from where the Tuckers had stayed almost one year ago.

Forget Jack Skellington, we’re all about dog-o-lanterns this year

Forget Jack Skellington, we’re all about dog-o-lanterns this year

(Picture: Instagram)Halloween is fast approaching, which means it’s time to start planning out the designs you’re going to carve into your pumpkin. Dog-o-lanterns are pumpkins with your dog’s face carved into it. Enz-o-lantern 😂#enzo #pumpkincarving #dogsofinstagram #jackolantern #dogolantern

Hero Dog Limps for Help to Save Her Unconscious Guardian

Hero Dog Limps for Help to Save Her Unconscious Guardian

Angell Animal Medical Center (where Lucy was taken for her injuries)released a press release about the incident, stating, “by the time the police and animal control officer arrived Lucy had braced herself against the nearly unconscious John, refusing to leave his side even as he was lifted into the ambulance.” Lucy’s presence then helped John again.

Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Programs

Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Programs

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Your Furry Family Members Can Be A Source Of Serious Infection For At-Risk People

Your Furry Family Members Can Be A Source Of Serious Infection For At-Risk People

(Reuters Health) - Pets can be a source of infection, and newborns, the elderly, children with leukemia and adults with cancer are especially vulnerable, according to a new review of data from previous research.