Cats

How to Get Your Puppy Used to Their Name If this the first time your dog has had a name, it may take a while for them to learn their identity. Here’s how to train a puppy to know their name: Start by using the name in general situations, but don’t say it excessively. Next,
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This is Princess Cheeto, in all her glory. Photos courtesy Hugo Martinez. She has graced the cover of Modern Cat magazine. She’s been endorsed by Comedy Central and Buzzfeed. The popular website I Can Haz Cheeseburger? dubbed her 118,000-follower Instagram site “the coolest Instagram feed.” And it all started with a simple rescue. She is
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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) Layla as Chucky Layla the pug as Chucky, and her human Casey Howard as the hapless
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White cats and black cats are both held as symbols in several different stories and myths.By: jessicaarisa The Edwardian beauty in the illustration is wearing an elegant, low-cut black evening gown. She is seated on a lady’s chair with a fan in one hand; the other is extended to 2 white Angoras, who are gazing
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View this post on Instagram Ahahahahahah #catwalk #real #vakkoesmod A post shared by H (@hknylcn) on Oct 25, 2018 at 7:20am PDT //www.instagram.com/embed.js The haute couture on display during the Vakko ESMOD International fashion show at the Emaar Square Mall in Istanbul, Turkey, this week didn’t seem to impress a white and grey cat, who invaded the catwalk
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Last week PEOPLE reported on a wild baboon holding up a baby monkey Lion King-style. Now we have an epic tale of feline love and war that rivals anything Disney could make up. On Oct. 11, South African big cat sanctuary LIONSROCK and animal advocacy group Four Paws International played matchmaker for two second-chance lions. One of the cats,
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No one likes cat poop, and now, unfortunately, no species can seem to escape the icky substance. According to Live Science, a recent study published in the journal Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, which tested the hearts and brains of 34 dead beluga whales from the waters near Canada’s St. Lawrence Estuary, found that 15 whales were infected with Toxoplasma gondii
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Try adding some cat-friendly plants to your outdoor “catio.” By: PactoVisual Cats are funny creatures; their personalities range widely between shy and retiring to energetic and outgoing — and everything in between. As such, it can be difficult to find products that are just right for your cat, especially if you have a multi-cat (and
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Young Burmese cats may have pointed coat colors that darken over time. By: pixabay 1. Key Characteristics Weight: 8–12 pounds Life Expectancy: Around 15 years Burmese are medium-sized cats with a compact and muscular body. The body is surprisingly heavy, topped with a rounded head. The large eyes are quite expressive. The short, glossy single coat
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It’s Black Cat Awareness Month. By: web-art style Those of us who love cats don’t usually have much trouble working them into just about any event. Once, as a friend’s matron of honor and sole attendant, I ended up having to plan her bridal shower all by myself. She was a staunch cat person, and
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Being a vet means getting up close and personal with many different types of animals. By: YamaBSM Many people aspire to become a vet. It is, after all, a dream job. But how does the reality match up to the dream? What qualities does an aspiring vet need to possess to stay sane and meet their
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Not all Manx cats are without tails. By: Sandra Potere 1. Key Characteristics Weight: Males are 10–12 pounds; females are 8–10 pounds Life Expectancy: 8–14 years The Manx is a medium-sized, rounded cat known for having hind legs that are longer than their front legs. The double coat can be two different lengths: The shorter-coated cat is
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Cloud Nine Rescue Flights help animals in the wake of disasters. Photos by: ASPCA Last year, 8 days before Christmas, Ted DuPuis, founder and pilot of Cloud Nine Rescue Flights, made his fifth and final trip from St. Croix, U.S.V.I., in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, transporting orphaned cats and dogs from the ASPCA’s emergency
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Shelters can come up with some pretty fun events to get pets adopted., like doggy kissing booths. By: pixabay These days, it seems there is a growing push to rescue pets rather than buy purebred animals. Personally, I’m a big supporter of the “adopt, don’t shop,” movement, so I love hearing adoption stories and ways
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Where will your cat go if you were to die suddenly? By: tamba09 My sister-in-law just inherited 2 cats, Star and Tiger. They belonged to her aunt, who died after a brief and brutal battle with pancreatic cancer. Selene, my son Zeke’s Siamese, came to him in a similar fashion. A friend’s elderly relative died,
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