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Canine Depression: Prevention and Treatment

Canine depression is real. Yes, just like people, dogs can get depressed. Unfortunately, depression is a very common disorder these days. Of course, there has been a lot of research done on this phenomenon. Thanks to that research, there is…

No to the Embargo on Pets

Treating animals as objects is something that never seems to end. In spite of studies that show animals do have feelings and the clear demonstration that we have feelings for them. But there are still people who do not see animals…

Viral Diseases in Cats

Viral illnesses can affect domestic and street cats, including all breeds. Cats are known for their noble demeanors and independent characters. However, it would be a mistake to assume that their autonomy means they need less care. Therefore, just like…

The First Beach Bar for Dogs is Born

A while ago, we told you about a new project that has been put into practice around the world. The project is dog beaches. Many countries already have dog beaches and they are a delight for dogs and owners alike. Owners…

Do dogs have emotional intelligence?

There is a lot of talk regarding pets’ abilities. People are considering that they are having more human qualities as time goes by. They are known to understand a lot of what people tell them and have feelings. However, you…

Dog Theft from Parks Increases Across Spain

  A recent story in the news have left pet-lovers on edge: dog-theft, especially in parks, is taking place across Spain. Due to the fact there are similar evidence in every case, it is believed by work of organized groups.…

How to Help Raise your Dog’s Platelet Count

It’s important to have a healthy platelet count. Platelets play a fundamental role in forming blood clots and assisting with circulation through the body. A dog with a low platelet count can have serious health problems. To avoid that, today we’ll…

Parakeet Illnesses

Parakeets are beautiful animals that can live for around 10 to 12 years. However, making sure that they have a long life is not an easy task as there are many different parakeet illnesses. Some illnesses only affect feathers or beaks…

The Pyrenean Mastiff

The Pyrenean Mastiff is a breed of Spanish origin which was traditionally used for guarding herds. The World Canine Organization officially classifies it as a Molosser. With its extremely powerful and proportioned muscle structure, this dog protected herds from predators…

The Story of James Bowen and His Stray Cat Bob

If you’re walking through the neighborhoods of London and you come across a man with a cat on his shoulder, don’t be surprised. It must be James Bowen and his “partner in crime” Bob. The peculiar story of how an…

The Benefits of Honey for Dogs

Many people wonder if they can give honey to their dogs. Being natural, it wouldn’t be toxic to your fur baby, but everything depends on how much you give him and when. In this article, we’ll discuss some of the…

What Should you Know before Adopting a Puppy?

When important holidays come around, like Christmas, many people have the idea of adding a new member to the family: a puppy. However, this is a decision you need to think about carefully. You shouldn’t rush and you need to be absolutely…

House Sparrows

Although the number of house sparrows has decreased remarkably, they continue being part of the urban landscape in most of the planet. Continue reading to learn about this friendly and lively animal that moves and jumps around on the ground…

What Can You Learn About a Dog From its Bark?

Animals do not speak the way humans do, but they have the ability to make themselves understood. A dog’s bark is its communication system and, just like our words, those sounds can also indicate emotions or specific situations. In this…

What is a potentially dangerous dog?

Some countries, such as Spain, use the term “potentially dangerous dogs” to describe and identify certain dog breeds. When it comes to deciding which breeds are on this list, the dog’s traits such as aggression, attack, or tenacity are taken…

What is a Pedigree Dog?

The word pedigree comes from French “Pied de Grue”. This term refers to the straight lines marked by the first English horse breeders. In the equine genealogical trees, that sign indicated that the animals were pure. Currently, pedigree refers to…