Philadelphia’s Saved Me no-kill shelter lost a fighter last week. On Oct. 25, a restaurant located next to a pet store called Doggie Style was destroyed by a fire. While the pet store was spared from severe fire damage, two canines being kept at Doggie Style died from smoke inhalation before firefighters could rescue them.
A few years ago, I made a massive career shift from retail management to pet sitting and dog walking. It was the best move I’ve ever made — I can’t think of any job more fun or fulfilling. However, the other day I was talking with a client about her dog’s elimination, and it struck
Halloween has passed and turkey time is almost here, which means the National Dog Show is right around the corner, as well! On Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, Nov. 23), NBC will present The National Dog Show Presented by Purina following the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. The beloved holiday show, now in its 16th year, will air
Take your time when pet sitting to learn the animal’s body language. By: AdinaVoicu Being a pet sitter is a tremendous responsibility. You’re entrusted with the care of other peoples’ beloved pets, and — in many cases — with access to their home and possessions as well. A successful pet sitter is meticulous, caring, patient
Here are the best and the funniest videos of birds! Try not to laugh, impossible! Just look how all these parrots, chickens, turkeys, smaller birds,… behave, play, …
If your pet’s itchy feet are seasonal, the culprit probably isn’t a food allergy. By: KlausHausmann A Facebook friend of mine, Brett, with many FB friends of his own, recently posted a question about his dog’s constant licking of his feet. I was amazed at the more than 200 responses he got, his friends commiserating
They are the furriest of fashionistas, the sultans of sweet; they are the fabulous, famous pets of Instagram. Just as human influencers have become style touchstones for pet owners, these tail-wagging trendsetters are an inspiration to their fluffy brethren. Since these pets go sans apparel most of the time, Halloween is an important holiday to
We look forward to our Halloween costume contest all year, and once again we’re excited to announce the winners of this year’s contest. Without further ado, here’s the winners’ list: Grand Prize Winner (Chosen by a Petful judging panel) Bugg and Louise as Pup-N-Stein and The Bride Congrats to Grand Prize winner Cinzia Nichols! Last
Borth Wild Animal Kingdom has a runner. She’s sleek and furry, and goes by a single moniker: ‘Lilleth.’ According to the U.K. zoo’s Facebook page, the Eurasian Lynx escaped from its enclosure at the animal establishment in Ceredigion, Wales. She is described as “a young juvenile, tan and white in colour with dark spots on
What It Is: SparkleDog, Kameron Westcott‘s pink-colored premium dog food, which she created, developed and launched on season 2 of The Real Housewives of Dallas. Who Tried It: Peanut, the 13-year-old Yorkie of Writer/Reporter/Real Housewives Recapper Dave Quinn. Why We Tried It: As a lover of all things Real Housewives, I’ve supported nearly all of the products launched by
Bad news: The country’s opioid epidemic is extending to its pets, as well. A three-month-old yellow Lab puppy named Zoey, like most puppies, has a penchant for tasting first, asking questions later. This natural canine curiosity almost cost her her life on Friday, according to WBZ. Zoey and her owner Peter Thibault were on a routine
I like how the “marshmallow” appears to ooze out from the crackers. Photos by Kirsten Peek/Petful Halloween is a great time to test your creativity and make the perfect costume for your pet. I get festive with my pets each year, with costumes ranging from cute to scary. This year, I decided to make a
Faster than an alley cat escaping a Doberman, more powerful than a CAT bulldozer, and able to leap over dumpsters in a single bound, here comes “Superman Shon” a.k.a. “Catman,” ready for feeding time in the back streets of Philadelphia, as part of his never-ending battle for truth, justice and after-dinner scratches in just the
Don’t call Fricka fat; call her fortunate. According to Fox 8 News, the 15 1/2-lb. miniature pinscher’s chubby tummy saved her from ending up inside a bear’s belly. You read that right: The petite, but pleasantly plump pup’s “spare tire” became the first line of defense when an aggressive bear entered her Altamonte Springs, Florida,
Bethenny Frankel‘s most loyal canine companion has died. On Monday, the Real Housewives of New York City star announced that her 17-year-old dog Cookie had passed away. “My @cookiedabooboo is gone,” Frankel wrote. “Bless her furry heart…” “My furry first baby, may your next life be as beautiful as this one was,” she added, captioning
Some cats won’t tolerate a collar. By: comedynose The collar was a rich, deep purple and had a brass star-shaped I.D. tag. It would look well against Emrys’s ruddy Abyssinian fur, I thought. Only Emrys didn’t want any part of it. He didn’t bite or scratch — he just looked up at me, totally bewildered.
Funny cats and kittens saying yum yum yum or nom nom nom while eating and meowing in this cute cat videos and cute kitten videos compilation. Thanks for watching! Here’s our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/MashupZone/ And be sure to subscribe and join the fun 🙂
Awesome FAILS that will stay in your mind! Laughing is healthy, they say. So don’t hesitate with it, LAUGH WITH US and make your day (healthier 😛 ) better!
1. Key Characteristics Weight: 6–9 pounds for females, 9–14 pounds for males Life Expectancy: More than 15 years The ocicat is a medium-to-large spotted cat with a smooth and satiny coat. The markings are well scattered around the body and the belly. This feline is muscular, graceful and resembles a wild cat. Ocicats have large,
We’re just days away from Halloween. If you haven’t gotten spooky yet, now is the time! Don’t stop the festive feeling at humans, get your pets in on the fun too. To inspire you and your furry friend, we had adoptable animals from Best Friends Animal Society stop by to model some of this year’s
Just look how all these cats & kittens play, fail, get along with dogs and other animals, get scared, make funny sounds, get angry,… So ridiculous, funny and cute!
Halloween is the time to enjoy and bring out the worst fears out on this howling night. But, isn’t it just scary for your pet if you ignore their safety while you are on the high vampire mood to enjoy the Halloween night. Here are some ghost rider reminders to keep your pet safe from
A sailing trip from Hawaii to Tahiti turned into an aimless five months at sea for two mariners and their dogs. According to the U.S. Navy, who rescued the foursome, Jennifer Appel and Tasha Fuiaba of Honolulu, Hawaii, left Oahu in a 50-foot sailboat called the “Sea Nymph” this spring for Tahiti. This trip,
Dogs who carry fleas or worms may prove risky bedmates. By: Silva It was with interest I read of a Medical News Today article looking at how pet sleeping habits impact people. On the plus side, those people who allowed a canine companion into the bedroom experienced better-quality sleep. But on the minus side,
The dog influencer world has lost a shining star — and total sweetheart — too soon. Chloe the mini Frenchie has died. The Instagram-famous dog was 4. Chloe’s owner, Loni Edwards, announced the sad news in a post on Instagram Wednesday night, writing, “We’re numb and heartbroken to share that Chloe has gone to heaven.” In the
Whether you knew you needed it or not, I am here to say you absolutely need to watch this trailer for the new season of Meower Rangers. If you couldn’t tell from the title, this YouTube series, which just started its new season, is all about taking the butt-kicking, costumed teamwork you love from the
Getting your dog to jump through a hoop takes plenty of treats and praise. By: jkirkhart35 Have you gone through all the training basics and are looking for a way to “up your game” with some new dog tricks? How does teaching your dog to jump through a hoop sound? No matter how well
Calling all Stranger Things fans — and we know there are a lot of you! — it’s about that time. Yeah, sure, we’re talking about the highly anticipated season 2 premiere on Oct. 27, but that’s not all. We’re also referring to Halloween, the best time to show off your pet’s love for the Netflix
These super funny farm animal videos will make you laugh so hard that you will have tears in your eyes! The best and the hardest try not to laugh challenge!
It’s time to vote in our Halloween costume contest! Head over to the app on our Facebook page to vote for your favorite costumed pets. People’s Choice Awards voting begins today and will end Oct. 30, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. EST. All winners will be announced on Halloween, Oct. 31, 2017. Your vote counts!