Many of you are familiar with the Christopher Nolan film Inception, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon Levitt and Ellen Page. It’s all about dreams inside dreams inside dreams (I think). This is a lot like that, except it’s just a single cat photo instead of a 2 hour and 28 minute movie. Time to prepare yourself for
Just after 10 p.m. on Tuesday night, a jet parked in a hangar at a New Jersey airport with a very special delivery on board — 60 homeless dogs from an animal shelter in San Antonio, Texas. The canines were flown north so they could move into St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center in Madison, New
A group of guys became a dog’s saving grace this week in Lumberton, Texas. On Monday, Bandit the dog found himself caught in the raging flood waters of Hurricane Harvey. He was moments from being washed far away from his home when a group of volunteer rescuers, made up mostly of local teenagers, stepped in.
Pet holidays remind us of how much our pets mean to us. By: Stewart Black Some holidays are easy to remember. Thanksgiving, Hanukkah and Christmas, for example, are holidays that we have no trouble remembering. But there is a whole slew of holidays that pass quietly every year, save a social media post or 2.
Was this poor pup abandoned or did he just get separated from his owners in the commotion of the Hurricane Harvey rescue efforts? The handsome German Shepherd was found alone, in his crate, seemingly left behind on an evacuation bus that had recently unloaded at the makeshift George R. Brown Convention Center mega-shelter on Monday
It was a photo that upset many: two dogs peeking helplessly out of a boat surrounded by flood waters. The pair of pups were left behind to brave the ravages of Hurricane Harvey — which has now been downgraded to a tropical storm as it continues to dump rain on the Houston area — alone. CNN reporter Ed
Even indoor cats can suffer from flea allergies. By: mlcollins Cats are fabulous creatures and usually lead long and healthy lives. Though sturdy little beasts, however, they are still prone to certain syndromes and diseases. Luckily, felines respond well to medical intervention if we can figure out the root cause of what’s bugging them and
Practicing basic behaviors like sit, down, stay is very simple task for pet owner. But, knowing how to take care of your cat teeth seems a little trickier for most pet owners. That’s why most of the pet owners don’t give too much thought to their pet’s oral hygiene. Which is a shame; because pet’s
There are few things cuter than a dog. Unless of course, you add something else that is already adorable onto a dog — like a bowtie. Luckily, plenty of pup owners have had this idea and have followed through. Not only did these pet parents buy a piece of dashing doggie neckwear, they photographed their pooch
Like great musicians before him — Beethoven, Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder — Braille the dog doesn’t let his disabilities keep him from his passions. The two-year-old Australian Shepherd was born blind and deaf due to irresponsible breeding, reports the Detroit Free Press, but can perform all the tricks a sighted, hearing dog can do, and
The tweet that set off shockwaves in the cat lover community. By: meanpIastic A cute, curly-haired, orange kitten became an instant sensation on Twitter after a photo was posted with the caption “I’ve never seen a cat with curls until now.” The response was unbelievable — thousands of fans retweeted and thousands more liked the
Storms can be scary business, especially for your pet. While you know the thunder and bright lightning outside is a temporary hiccup, your pet has a harder time understanding what the sudden bright lights and loud sounds of a storm mean. For pets who are especially bothered by bad weather, there are medical solutions. As
Is your dog ready to experience the great outdoors? By: Noodles and Beef Ask any outdoor enthusiast: There’s nothing better than leaving your busy life behind, shutting off the cell phone and truly breathing in the fresh scent of nature, whether you’re deep in the woods or about to summit a mountain. What makes the
This article first appeared on Hello Giggles. According to superstition, it’s bad luck for a black cat to cross your path. But what about a green cat? Well, if you’ve ever found yourself in Bulgaria, this emerald-colored cat may have given you a moment of … paws. (Sorry, we couldn’t help it!) Fancy feast your
Rescue efforts are still underway as thousands in the Houston, Texas, area are feeling — and fleeing — the effects of Hurricane Harvey. In some cases, these refugees in need of help or rescue are pets and other displaced animals local to the region. Scott Olson/Getty From Good Samaritans like Andrew White, who helped his
Let’s face it. The first kiss is always a little awkward, am I right? You spend more time focusing on the state of your breath and whether or not you should keep your eyes open or closed than you do the actual “big moment.” But fear not. It can get more awkward than you’d ever
These days, we’re closer to our pets than ever before. By: barnimages Julie Tichota was an artist who drew cat angels — beautiful, realistic-looking cat angels with soul-piercing eyes that were based on her own Maine coons. One of them, Gracie, was especially beloved and died when a routine spay surgery went horribly wrong. The
Pinkie and Pam Wilson are reunited. Video still via: Dallas News Pam Wilson is feeling in the pink again. Wilson, 71, was heartbroken when she walked out of a Dollar General store in Fort Worth, Texas — her car was missing along with Pinkie, her beloved white dog so named because of her pink belly.
The Great Dane and the young deer hit it off instantly. Video stills via: Nat Geo Kate and Pippin were best friends. Isobel Springett discovered Pippin, an abandoned fawn, in the woods near her farm while out on a walk with her Great Dane, Kate. The mother deer never returned, so when the fawn cried
Release the Hounds! You don’t want your pup to be tardy for the party. Aug. 26 is National Dog Day, and canines across America are showing their puppy pride on Instagram (and beyond) with the hashtag #partydog. All types of pups have turned up for this celebration. Let’s check out who’s on the VIP list.
1. Key Characteristics AKC Group: Non-Sporting Height: 17–20 inches Weight: 40–70 pounds Life Expectancy: Around 15 years The chow chow is a medium-to-large, muscular and powerful dog of Chinese origin. The head is large and can be flanked by long hair, which sometimes makes the dog appear similar to a lion. The large nose is black,
Check with your vet before using tick and flea medication for your exotic pet. By: Jannes Pockele Your exotic pet might enjoy a day outside enjoying the warmth and sunshine. However, just as with all aspects of exotic pet care, your pet will require special precautions to maintain their safety when you take them outside.
The latest in “celebrity animals leading glamorous lives” news comes from multi-hyphenate Paris Hilton. The deejay, known for her eclectic collection of pets, recently posted several pictures of her dog house, or, more accurately, dog mansion, to Twitter. “My dogs live in this two-story doggy mansion that has air conditioning, heating, designer furniture, and a
Make sure you follow your pet’s medication instructions to the letter. By: Laura D’Alessandro What’s the hardest part about being a pet’s human? Probably caring about them so deeply, especially when that fur friend is unwell, in pain or unable to do what makes them purr or wag. But don’t feel helpless — for better
Ah, Tinder. Where dreams of romantic love are born, and nightmares of dog theft are realized. A New Jersey family’s 2-year-old Maltese, Maggie, was stolen on Sunday when a house sitter who was also dog-sitting invited her Tinder match over to hang out. According to NJ.com, the 18-year-old woman had never met the man before,
School is stressful. Finding just the right clothes, attracting just the right people, taking all the right classes — the list is endless. Our pets may not feel precisely the same back-to-school pressure, but there are times they can definitely relate. The upside to being a pet, though, is that you pretty much look cute