Archives for February 2012
Luka talks back…
Traumatized by a life lived in a hostile urban jungle, a terrified stray is given a second chance in this dramatic new video.
It was all about love and giving back at an early Valentine’s Day gathering in Northwest Austin when volunteers with the Austin Dog Alliance brought their furry friends to visit residents of local a retirement community.
Two Vermont Senators have introduced a bill that would allow pet owners to recover noneconomic damages for emotional stress resulting from the death of a pet.
According to Variety, Paramount Pictures has entered into talks with comedy writers Alec Berg and David Mandel (‘Seinfeld,’ ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm,’ ‘Eurotrip’) to develop ‘Dog Tease,’ a comedy based on the YouTube hit ‘Ultimate Dog Tease.’
With First Dog Bo in tow, Michelle Obama made an unannounced appearance in the Blue Room to the delight of tourists who enjoyed an informal meet and greet.
Pet Airways, the pets-only airline that has transported more than 7,000 dogs and cats since it launched in 2009, appears to have it a bit of “ruff” air.
Diesel, our dalmatian makes a new friend with our foster kitten.
A ten-day-old puppy left homeless by the January blaze that destroyed her Wichita home has been adopted by the firefighter who saved her life.
Two Hawaii women have filed a lawsuit against the Kaneohe Petco, claiming that groomers had accidentally chopped off body parts and tried to hide the injuries by gluing ears and tails back on.
Orphaned wild newborn boar piglets are being raised by a French bulldog named Baby at the Lehnitz animal sanctuary outside Berlin.
An innovative cancer treatment process improving survival rates for dogs could soon take the phrase “man’s best friend” to a whole new level, according to a research project funded by the AKC Canine Health Foundation.
“At 5pm my daughter comes home from school,” writes redditor todayyes. “Five minutes before … someone is looking at the school bus stop.”
This rather bizarre 1956 clip comes from a longer film about Alexandra Williams, a champion breeder of Peckingese Dogs. Her dog Ts’Zee and his ‘fiancee’, Toydom Cherrey are seen modeling their wedding outfits…
Many dog owners one day realize their pet no longer seems interested in being with other canines. Their formerly social dog has grown standoffish when other dogs are around.
This is the story of Rufo, a dog who, though loving and sweet, just could not get adopted.