July 20, 2017

What makes a dog man’s best friend? It’s in the genes

MIAMI, July 20: Dogs that are extra friendly share certain genetic similarities with people who are born with a developmental disorder sometimes called the “opposite of autism,” […]
June 9, 2017

#DogsAtPollingStations: A paw-sitive UK election tradition goes on

LONDON, June 9: Britons went to the polls on Thursday (Jun 8) in the UK’s general election – and in many cases, so did their pets. The […]
May 25, 2017

Teach children on responsibility towards pet ownership

PETALING JAYA, May 25: Children need to be instilled with the right information on being a responsible and compassionate pet owner from the tender age in […]
May 15, 2017

Cat hotel and spa in Kota Bharu

KOTA BHARU, May 15: A cat lover here has turned her home at Kampung Tok Sadang, Pengkalan Chepa into a day care centre for cats, to […]
January 18, 2017

Disabled pups get ruff for TV’s annual Puppy Bowl

NEW YORK, Jan 18: Three disabled dogs are joining America’s annual Puppy Bowl this year, bringing a special kind of ruffness to the celebration intended as […]
November 18, 2016

Owners say medical marijuana works on furry friends

Florida is now one of many states where medical marijuana is allowed for people, but what about pets? Some say pot-based products are working wonders for […]
October 10, 2016

Is your pet lonely and bored?

AMERICA is experiencing a population boom — of pets. Driven by rising disposable income and urbanization and by evolving attitudes toward animals, the number of pets […]
September 19, 2016

Pamper your pets with these pro tips

Pamper your pets with these pro tips Pamper your pets with these pro tips Our pets are an integral part of our families and deserve all […]
September 13, 2016

Ask the Vet: Are pets at risk from Zika?

Q: With all the disturbing news about the Zika virus hitting the United States, do we need to be concerned about our pets contracting Zika? A: […]
September 1, 2016

Tips to travel safely with your pet

Our pets are our best friends, so why shouldn’t we treat them the same way we’d treat anyone else when it comes to safety? Thanks to […]
August 23, 2016

5 tips for building boundaries

Cesar teaches us that it’s important to give a dog rules, boundaries, and limitations. In other words, our dogs need to know what they can do, […]
August 11, 2016

13 Long-living dog breeds

Yorkshire Terrier Yorkies live 14 to 16 years. Don’t let the look of these feisty terriers fool you. While this popular breed is often pampered today, […]
August 2, 2016

Does your pet belong indoors or outdoors?

Most experts agree: Cats and dogs are better off as indoor pets. Here’s why. Domestic cats and dogs are the most popular pets in the United […]
July 18, 2016

Monkeys will attack if threatened

KOTA BAHARU, July 18: Owners of monkeys trained to pluck coconuts need to be wary of their treatment of the primates. Otherwise, they should expect retaliation […]
July 13, 2016

July is Pet Hydration Awareness month

According to PETA, extreme summer temperatures can cause brain damage or even heatstroke in your pets in as short as fifteen minutes. To raise awareness about […]
July 11, 2016

Interest, love for animals keeps worker at Zoo Negara    

KUALA LUMPUR, July 11: For one worker at Zoo Negara, interest and love for animals make his daily task seems much lighter. Abdul Khalid Putra, 26, said […]
July 9, 2016

Borneo’s orangutan sliding towards extinction: Conservationists

GENEVA, July 9: Borneo’s orangutan is on the verge of extinction, a top conservationist body said on Friday (Jul 8), also warning that the world’s biggest […]
June 28, 2016

How my pets help me cope with my anxiety

I’ve been asking my family for a dog pretty much from the moment I could speak. Tragically, many members of my family were allergic to dogs, […]