Adoption

If you want to adopt a pet, there are many things you should know. Don’t worry: in this section we’ll help you out with some recommendations according to the type of animal you want to take home.

Can Money Really Buy a Dog?

People say love is what makes the world go round. Maybe that was true a long time ago, but nowadays money is what really makes the world go round. Some people even say that money can buy you everything you…

Gaza Dogs Found a Place to Live

In one of our previous articles, we mentioned that the Gaza zoo had to close because there were no funds to support the animals, animals that were already malnourished. In the end, they were sent to other countries where they…

Pet Abandonment: A Year-Round Problem

Pet abandonment is, unfortunately, still an everyday issue, regardless of the time of year. However, the number of dogs and cats rescued by shelters is slowly beginning to decline according to some encouraging data. Pets abandonment any time of the…

What are Dog Adoption Cafes?

There have been a lot of changes in cafes in recent years. One recent example of cafes with a twist are dog adoption cafes, where you can have a coffee, catch up with friends and also adopt a pet. These…

The Boxer Dog who Found a New Home

There are so many stories doing the rounds about pets that were abandoned by their owners, and who were then given a second chance in a new home. This happens all over the world and, hopefully, they’ll serve as examples…

Is Your Pet Shop Legal?

The two essential requirements that these establishments must have are an opening license and a pet shop license. These stores are centers for the purchase and sale of animals, accessories, and dog houses. Additionally, these businesses must meet certain conditions that…

Cats Can Be Faithful Friends Too

One of the biggest myths around is that domestic cats can’t have relationships with people the way that dogs can. However, no serious research has actually been able to support this statement. For that reason, the Affinity Foundation declared 2016…

Adopted Dogs in Other Countries

In Spain, around 110,000 animals are abandoned each year. Obviously, this number is far too high, and efforts to lower it haven’t succeeded up to now. Unfortunately, there are many animals, especially dogs, that end up homeless in rescue centers.…

Animals in Spain: How to Help Them

In Spain, there are several foundations, organizations, and associations that provide aid and shelter to animals. There are those who respect and love animals, but, on the other hand, there are others who pay back animals’ loyalty with inhuman behavior.…

Children with Dogs are More Independent

A study at the School of Public Health at the University of Western Australia suggests that children with dogs are more independent. What was the Australian study on children with dogs about? The study, led by Dr. Hayley Christian and…

Animal Shelters: Stop Animal Abandonment

According to a study by the Affinity Foundation, in 2016, 104,447 dogs and 33,335 cats were collected by Spanish animal shelters. In 2015, the figures were practically the same. In 2017, everything indicates that the data will not be any…

Meet the Common Viscacha

Lagostomus maximus is the scientific name for the so-called viscacha, a large rodent that lives in some areas of South America. They have gregarious habits and have a wide repertoire of voices they use to communicate. The only living species…

Are You Ready to Adopt a New Dog?

You as a dog lover, every time you see one on the street, you can’t help but go over to pet it. You may be thinking about getting one as a pet, but still, haven’t made your decision. Ever since your…