In a time when Americans are more politically divided than ever, one Alaskan politician has always received bipartisan support from his constituents. That elected official is Stubbs the Cat, the part-Manx feline mayor of Talkeeta, Alaska, who passed away in his sleep on the night of July 20, according to a statement released by his family.
Not all dogs are natural swimmers. By: Maja Dumat It’s the dog days of summer, which means most of us are waking up every day and heading right to the beach. If you’re lucky, you get to bring your dog along with you. There is nothing quite like a good swim on a hot day
“We wish for JinGoo to be your very own companion in life,” says creator Sean Chen. Photos by: Daqi Concept Calling all bird lovers — let’s take some time to relax. JinGoo, from Daqi Concept, is a lamp and a Bluetooth speaker designed to look like a beautiful bird in a birdcage. Features include 2-way speakers and 3-way light
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Gila venom can pack a mean punch — seek treatment immediately if bitten. By: soulsurvivor08 Gila monsters are truly fascinating creatures. The ancestors of these venomous lizards walked with the dinosaurs and managed to survive the mass extinction event that took so many of its cousins. In the Part 1 of this how-to series, we
1. Key Characteristics AKC Group: Sporting Height: 17–19 inches Weight: 35–45 pounds Life Expectancy: Around 15 years The Welsh springer spaniel is a compact hunting dog sometimes thought to be a type of English springer spaniel, but they are actually 2 distinct and different breeds. An interesting feature of some Welsh springer spaniels is webbed feet. The nose
Funny animals just never fail to amuse us, watch this and you will laugh out loud! Impossible try not to laugh challenge! Just look how all these dogs, puppies, …
It’s time to add fish! By: Monica PC Editor’s Note: This is the final installment of a 3-part series of articles. In Part 1 we discussed choosing the right-size tank for a beginner aquarium. In Part 2, we discussed basic aquarium setup. Today, the fun part: Adding your fish for the first time! If you have been following
When we are safe in our abode relaxing stress-free, our mental energy boosts and we would be capable enough to accomplish whatever we have aimed at. This is not possible when you are under some threat or afraid of something. This rule of human nature directly applies to your pets too. Pets provide us happiness
Yeast may take advantage of skin weakened by deep scratching and proliferate in warmer weather. By: doublecompile Do you have an itchy dog? If you answered “yes,” then read on — yeast infections are a common cause of increased itchiness in dogs. Get to grips with the yeast, and it could help an excessively itchy
Some black cats are said to be a bad omen, but this beautiful onyx kitten recently got a lucky break. The 8-month-old baby cat was found near the Ford World Headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan, tightly tied to a bush by a rope wrapped around its neck, reports WXYZ. Ford employees were the first to find
Judging from his lovingly written obituary published by NBC Connecticut, Brian the dog was extraordinary in his own ordinary rescue dog kind of way. His owner, Lee DiBella of Watertown, Connecticut, is pretty special too. “A lover of couches and blankets, Brian had many hobbies,” DiBella wrote. “Some of Brian’s favorite activities included barking at
Brynn and a young supporter. Photos: Mayor Brynn on Facebook Here’s a mayor you just wanna cuddle. Last fall, the town of Rabbit Hash, Kentucky, elected a pit bull named Brynneth Pawltro (Brynn, for short) as its 4th canine mayor. The special election, which got its start in the 1990s, allows residents to cast their
It’s a full dog house for Aragon. The Grecian rescue pup was on a walk in Ymittos with his owner, when he caught the scent of something (or somethings!) cute and in need of a hero. Following his nose, altruistic Aragon sniffed out a box of little black-and-white kittens abandoned and left to fend for
I don’t need much, I promise! We’re all animal lovers here, but some people don’t want a snuggly type of pet or have really busy schedules that don’t allow for dog walks. If this sounds like you, might we suggest a pet turtle? Much like finches, turtles prefer to be left alone and admired instead
Newborn bottle-baby kittens are totally dependent on you for feeding, among other things. By: Sergio Nava Arjona Many people talk about adopting pets rather than buying them from a breeder or a store. But another vital piece of caring for at-risk animals is fostering. A lot of people wonder if they can handle the work and emotions
Track has gone to the dogs! Or at least the cross-country track team at Steinbrenner High School in Lutz, Florida, seems to have a surprising number of canine runners. These light-footed pups aren’t permanent members of the team, but instead visiting talent from the Humane Society of Tampa Bay. According to the shelter, the high school
Turns out things are going just dandy for Shane Walsh. The Walking Dead star Jon Bernthal has gone from fending off walkers to supporting one of the dog world’s most misunderstood breeds. Bernthal recently posted to Instagram and Twitter (because one social network is never enough for a proud pet parent) that he is now the
Animals are so cute and funny, watching funny animals is the best entertainment! Just try not to laugh, impossible! Just look how all these dogs, puppies, cats, …
Tipsy the cat may have lost one of his nine lives, but he is still kicking thanks to a strong drink. The jet-black stray was found suffering near a tire store in Brisbane, Australia, reports ABC News. His rescuers said the feline was near death when he was found, prompting his saviors to rush him
Wiggly the model. Photos by Kirsten Peek/Petful Collars. They are a safety necessity for many pets, but that doesn’t mean they have to be boring. You can add some pizzazz to your furry friend’s main accessory by following these easy steps. Supplies Silk flowers Sewing kit Scissors Pet collar Directions 1. Select and prepare your
Honey can help protect wounds and sores from infection. By: dougww Have you heard that honey is good for you? Perhaps you are more familiar with warnings about sugar and diabetes — or how too much sugar causes obesity. But let’s look at the good news of sugar or, more precisely, how honey can heal.
A dog’s shyness isn’t always the result of past abuse. By: Dallas Floer Photography Petful reminded me that July 31 is National Mutt Day, so let’s hear it for mutts and shelters! As a proud adopter of many mutts, I implore you to please consider a trip to your local shelter and adopt a mutt.
Brady Thebeau, left, and Sam Rice. Video stills via WCVB A logger in Leicester, Massachusetts, recently found a puppy, believed to be a few months old, inside a crate in a wooded area. The pit bull pup had been abandoned with no access to food or water. However, on top of the crate were a
Step aside, Miley Cyrus: There’s a new twerking celeb on the scene whose hip-thrusting dance moves are more purr-ecious than provocative. Meet Twerk. A video posted to Facebook on July 13 by the Humane Animal Rescue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, of the 3-month-old kitten went viral, of course. According to the rescue’s post, Twerk “was brought
Blitz the stolen pup is back in the arms of his dad, Dallas Cowboys receiver Lucky Whitehead. Whitehead went to Instagram on Sunday to announce that Blitz was stolen from his home and was being held for ransom. Prior to this tragic post, the athlete had filled his feed with photos of the dog, whom
When you think about the inside of your dog’s mouth, the Christina Aguilera song “Dirrty” might come to mind, but this doesn’t have to be the case. PEOPLE Pet Vet Dr. Evan Antin knows you can learn a lot about your dog’s health by looking inside its maw. Healthy-looking gums and teeth mean your mutt’s
Ferrets love hiding and small spaces. By: Tambako the Jaguar Do you have a friend with a ferret and are wondering if it would be the right pet for you? As with any pet, ferrets have their upsides and downsides — but understanding these animals will go a long way toward building an awesome relationship. With
Early socialization can help prevent your dog from attacking others. By: smerikal Socializing your dog is an often-overlooked aspect of training that, when neglected, can have long-term repercussions for you, your dog and others you encounter. In essence, socializing your dog should happen when they are very young and should be an integral part of
An English golden retriever named Storm is being hailed a hero, reports CBS New York, after the “caring and loyal” pup rescued another animal who was in danger. The swift and compassionate 6-year-old dog took matters into his own paws on Sunday morning during what should have been a casual walk on the beach. Storm