Monthly Archives: August 2014

If you and your cat were caught wearing the same outfit

Posted On 2014-08-01 03:08:42

Swiss photographer Sebastian Magnani has given cat lovers paws for thought with his fascinating new project ‘Undercats’. In a series of manipulated images Magnani transforms images of people into their cats, highlighting the aspects of appearance that we see as ‘personality’. Source: http://cdn29.elitedaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/4.png Despite being based on an earlier project... more

Can You Guess the Top 10 Grossing Dog Films of all Time?

Posted On 2014-08-01 03:08:42

With Pudsey: The Movie hitting cinema screens across the country (with the title role voiced by David Walliams), you might wonder whether films with dogs at their heart offer much in the way of a return at the box office. It’s quite difficult to provide final figures on what these... more

When are cats embarrassed by the habits of their owners?

Posted On 2014-08-01 03:08:40

Like children and their parents, cats sometimes have to show great forbearance in the face of some of the more interesting behaviours of their “owners”! Comedian Hugh Dennis did once reveal on popular panel show Mock The Week that his parents used to take the family cat for a walk... more

The 5 Most Common Pet Allergies

Posted On 2014-08-01 03:08:40

When we think of pet allergies we often think of people being allergic to pets, but did you know that our pets can also suffer from allergies and experience similar uncomfortable symptoms? Nobody enjoys allergies, but at the very least we are able to take medications or avoid the thing... more

Why Hot Cars and Pets DOn’t Go Together

Posted On 2014-08-01 02:08:32

Every year, dogs lose their lives when those looking after them leave them in a hot car, even for very short periods. Source: http://pumpkinstail.com/dogs-left-in-cars/ A parked vehicle can be a death-trap for an animal. If it’s, say, 25?C outside; in a car it can get as hot as 50?C in... more

Facebook helps to reunite owners with their missing pets

Posted On 2014-08-01 02:08:32

A missing pet is one of the most heartbreaking of experiences a pet owner can go through, and often it is the not knowing that is the worst part. Is your pet scared? Are they safe? Are they injured somewhere? Does somebody have them? Finding Fido Just a few years... more

The New Diet That could Harm Your Cat

Posted On 2014-08-01 02:08:37

There is a growing trend for vegans to try and impose a vegan diet on their pets; something that many veterinarians say is dangerous, particularly for cats. A recent case of a kitten in Melbourne, Australia, that nearly died after being fed a vegan diet supports the view that this... more

Britain’s naughtiest pets

Posted On 2014-08-01 02:08:37

Most pet owners will be able to tell you stories about the naughty things their pets have done, from cats climbing on kitchen work surfaces to dogs destroying furniture. But did you know that there’s actually recently been a Britain’s Naughtiest Pet competition, which aimed to find the worst? The... more

Stray Dog Saves Ukrainian Troops

Posted On 2014-08-01 02:08:34

Ukrainian border guards have adopted a stray dog, who they claim has saved their lives on various occasions by warning them about impending attacks. Zsuzha the guard dog The dog, who the guards have named Zsuzha, barks prior to mortar attacks, giving the soldiers time to find cover. According to... more

Inspiring life lessons from a faithful canine friend

Posted On 2014-08-01 02:08:34

There are countless examples of dogs saving or protecting their owners from harm. And every now and then, you ll find an example of pet-human interaction that can best be described as well adorable. Enter the current stars of YouTube, Buddy and the family baby. The former is apparently a... more

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