If an organization like Friendicoes is forced to shutter under these circumstances, what does that say for our hopes for applying its wisdom and compassion to our country where 4 million homeless animals are disposed of annually?
Cat People of America - rejoice! The US now has its very own Japanese cat café.
New data, with help from Google, illustrate unprecedented -- and until now, largely overlooked -- forest loss in Southeast Asia and West Africa, among other hotspots.
This conjures up a whole new level of pooch-spoiling in most people's minds and I am never entirely sure the question is meant as a compliment. No matter, they are here because someone else couldn't meet their obligation to them or worse. Each one of them is adopted.
Anyone who's ever owned a dog knows that sometimes, they double as vacuum cleaners. Food ends up on the floor, and most dogs (and cats!) are more than happy to be of service. While those scraps might seem innocuous, they could be deadly for pets.
This was a moment my husband and I had often talked about, having thought the time was imminent for the last two years.
With all this talk about fall fashion trends, British women's wear designer Ruby Rufus Isaacs felt that the fashion industry was ignoring one very key, very cute, four-legged demographic: dogs! Here are some of our absolute favorites from the Ruby Rufus collection.
When I first met Gus I thought he was the most obnoxious beast I'd ever had the misfortune of encountering. My husband, Cameron, got Gus as a puppy several years prior to our meeting and hadn't had the heart to discipline him much.
As it seems with all my new friends these days, I met this incredible woman and her dog on INSTAGRAM. Seeing that it has now become an Olympic spor...
The more time I spend hearing families' personal stories, the more I see that each pet serves a unique purpose at a point in our lives, a task that defines their all-too-brief time on Earth. Oftentimes we don't even recognize that task until the moment has already passed.
We all have an impact on the world around us. We must decide whether we are part of the solution or part of the problem. I implore fishery managers who have responsibility over how this fishery operates to be part of the solution.
How many of us would be truly happy without opposable thumbs, credit cards or social media? I wouldn't. But my dog is a happy boy without all of that just because he is happy to be alive.
Fido's innate need for activity may just play a role in helping you fend off heart disease and other ailments associated with an overly sedentary lifestyle, but which types of pups are most athletic by nature? Well, that's not exactly an easy question to answer.
For those committed to meat consumption, eating what they kill may offer various advantages over eating what they find sealed in cellophane. But it is a niche admonition at best, impertinent to the masses of us.
How do 21 puppies beat the heat? Play in a sprinkler of course! Yes, you read that correctly... 21 puppies! To be more specific, adorable golden retri...
I was a teen when I learned about Gestalt dream work, and I liked the idea of the self-awareness that it espoused. Being in the present, understanding sensations, emotions, and behaviors was intriguing to a young girl on the verge of becoming a woman and falling in love. I was confused.