1. Key Characteristics AKC Group: Hound Height: 28–32 inches Weight: 75–110 pounds Life Expectancy: Around 10 years The Scottish deerhound looks similar to a greyhound with a coat. These sight hounds are one of the oldest breeds of dog. They are tall, large dogs with big bones. Their noses can be blue or black, and the eyes are either brown
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Home: Some pets never have one to call their own. We’d like to help change that by introducing you to an adoptable pet every week. Today, meet Clarence the cross-eyed kitten. This tuxedoed gentleman is currently kicking back at the Dublin DSPCA in Ireland, where his adorable little face is causing a big stir. Dublin
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Consider this birth announcement a win for the world! Both the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., and the Oklahoma City Zoo welcomed Sumatran tiger cubs this week. The Sumatran tiger is a critically endangered species, with less than 500 left in the wild, so these new arrivals are especially important, and also, especially cute. On
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How did you meet your beloved mix? By: Matt Reinbold July 31 is unofficially National Mutt Day, a celebratory day created in 2005 by animal welfare advocate Colleen Paige, who was also the founder of National Dog Day, National Cat Day, National Puppy Day and more. National Mutt Day was created for us to celebrate
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Either a cloud has left the heavens and alit upon our soil, or this dog is the fluffiest thing to ever walk the Earth. Puffie, the cuddly cotton ball come to life that I speak of, is a Chow Chow pup living in Malaysia. Lucky for us, Puffie also has Instagram, so we can still
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A dog named Leo’s life story went from tragic to triumphant when a caring UPS driver named Katie Newhouser from Rancho Cucamonga, California, crossed paths with him. In May, Newhouser posted a photo of her pit bull pal in a Facebook group called UPS DOGS. Their bittersweet tale touched many hearts and began to garner
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These dog biscuits bake up to cute, crunchy delights. Photos by: Allison Gray/Petful I’ll admit that I have a nice collection of cookie cutters. So I have plenty of creative options when I’m making cookies for my family or biscuits for my pup. But you don’t need to buy a bunch of cookie cutters to
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As temperatures rise, so do the number of dogs rescued from hot cars. Even with multiple stories that exhibit the danger people put their pets in by leaving them behind in a parked car with no air conditioning, owners continue to make this alarming and risky choice. The most recent instance comes out of St.
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Wednesday, July 12, is just a normal day for many, but not for Remo the mixed breed dog . Today, he graduated with a doggy education Ph.D., and “Top Dog” class honors from TAILS (Teaching Animals and Inmates Life Skills) just four months after enduring nearly fatal abuse. Rescuers were stunned that despite dehydration, malnutrition, skin
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The species of the turtle is important for its care. By: Clara S. Turtles have been popular as pets, but they often perish because of improper care. All turtles are not created equal. Turtles can be aquatic- or land-based, and different species have different dietary and habitat needs. Before deciding on a turtle as your
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As drama swirls around Lena Dunham’s decision to rehome her adopted dog Lamby after four years together, the rescue dog’s current owner is speaking out about an important issue: Lamby’s current well-being. Dani Shay, a trainer at The Zen Dog and Lamby’s new owner, spoke to The Daily Dot about how Dunham’s former dog is
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Make sure your dog doesn’t drink any standing water when you’re camping. By: Roy Niswanger Outdoor enthusiasts, rejoice: Camping season is upon us. It’s time to pack your bags, grab your dog and hit the campgrounds. Before pitching that tent, though, make sure you know the ins and outs of camping with your dog when
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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Healthy Pet. All opinions are 100 percent mine. To be honest, I wasn’t sure how my cats would react to ökocat Natural Wood Clumping Litter. You see, I don’t generally use clumping litter of any kind. It tends to be expensive, and it doesn’t go far
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