Domestic Animals

Pets are both a part of our hearts and a part of the news. Discover what’s new with our four-legged friends in this section.

Domestic Birds that Sing the Most

If you are interested in adopting a beautiful and active bird to brighten up your home, try starting off your search by learning about the different types of species. Domestic song birds stand out the most due to their vocal ability,…

How to Identify a Bird’s Gender

Identifying a bird’s gender can be complicated. Even vets with the most expert of eyes may not be sure how to identify a bird’s gender at times. Most birds do not have obvious characteristics that reveal their sex. And it’s not…

Meet Nirvana, a Real Sea Dog

There was once a man from Spain who decided to leave his boring life behind and travel the world in a kayak. Along the way he hooked up with an abandoned dog who would become his faithful travel companion. Meet Nirvana, the sea…

Tips for Taking Care of your Goldfinch

The goldfinch, whose scientific name is Carduelis carduelis, is a happy bird that brings joy to any home. Above all, its vivid colors and cheerful tune light up a house.  This bird requires special care because has a nervous temperament and sensitive…

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…

War Veteran and Service Dog Both Employed by Shop

There are so many stories about soldiers and dogs who have helped each other in horrific times, whether in the midst of battle or in its aftermath. This story is about a veteran who’s been employed in a shop — along…

Dogs in Wheelchairs Enjoy the Beach

Dogs who have lost use of their back legs because of an accident or illness can use special carts to help them carry on with life as normally as they can — and even enjoy the beach! In this article,…

Taiwan Bans Dog and Cat Meat

Taiwan is the first country in Asia to ban the human consumption of dog and cat meat within its territory. The legislature on the island has approved an amendment to modify the Animal Protection Law. Thus, prohibiting the slaughter of…

Basic Advice for Feeding Canaries

There is more than just selecting canary seed, grains, fruits and vegetables, it’s equally important to know how much your bird will need. Likewise, consider if it’s in mating season, raising young, and if it’s going to have to deal…

The Sweet Story of A Blind Dog Saved by His Guide Dog

Guide dogs are wonderful animals, able to give their owners a whole new life with their empathy and tireless dedication. Some get recognition on social media and others get famous for some special heroic act. But there are many other cases…

Why Dogs are Man’s Best Friend

“Man’s best friend”: you hear it and you immediately know we’re talking about dogs. However, new studies have discovered why this moniker is true. Living with a canine has is good for you in a lot of ways. Let’s talk…

Playdate: The Popular New Dog Toy

Finding a great dog toy can be tiresome. Pets don’t like some toys, and get quickly bored of others. They love to chew up some of them. When toy shopping, you should pick out something educational and fun. A toy…

Earthquake in Ecuador: Dog Refuses to Leave Home

While the dogs’ loyalty for their owners is well-known, in extreme situations it’s usually even more evident. That’s why it’s no surprise to read news that show a dog that refused to leave his home, destroyed by the earthquake.