You shouldn’t go chasing waterfalls, or ducks — because the latter got Rosie the husky into a wet and scary situation. According to NEWS 10, Rosie and her owner Scott Crewell were enjoying an evening boat ride on New York’s Great Sacandaga Lake. On the trip back home, Crewell briefly removed the dog’s lifejacket because
“Jaw-dropping allegations” have surfaced in the wake of a class-action lawsuit against Big Heart Pet Brands Inc., owned by the J.M. Smucker Co., maker of iconic dog food brands such as Gravy Train, Kibbles ’N Bits and Ol’ Roy. The lawsuit was filed following February’s massive dog food recall after traces of a euthanasia drug
Farm animals are so funny, they can make us laugh super hard in no time! This compilation is one of the hardest try not to laugh challenges ever! Just look how …
Being the Bachelorette is difficult business. Narrowing down around 30 eligible bachelors to your one dream man is a lot to take on, so help is always appreciated. For Rachel Lindsay that crucial assistance came from her furry best friend, Copper the dog. “Basically, Copper made the decision!” she told PEOPLE on Sunday at her Will You
Barking is a natural behavior and an important communication method for dogs, says the AVMA. By: Labellacavalla Debarking is a veterinary surgical procedure. The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) has recently changed its position on this inhumane procedure and deems debarking unethical. It also opposes “convenience devocalization as a non-therapeutic procedure that negatively impacts the
Warning: The following story contains graphic images and details about deceased dogs. Please proceed with caution. Priscilla Presley and Kim Basinger joined forces on Tuesday to protest the dog meat trade. Wearing white gloves and a “stop dog meat” t-shirt over white scrubs, Presley, 73, held a dead dog in her arms as she stood outside
Four baby servals, two baby caracals and one hybrid Savannah cat truly learned the meaning of independence over the Fourth of July when they were seized from a Buffalo, New York, residence in a carefully executed rescue mission. The gorgeous young cats were rescued by the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the World Animal Protection organization. All but
Disclosure: This page contains affiliate links. This means Petful may receive a small commission, at no additional cost to you, if you click a link and purchase something. This helps us fulfill our mission to help as many animals as possible. The New Age Pet Ecoflex Piedmont Dog Diner was the perfect size for Banjo. Photos by: Allison Gray/Petful
Mali was thrown out like trash — but now she is being treated like a treasure. According to the John Baccala, the City of Kansas City‘s Communications/Community Liaison, the pit bull dog was abandoned in a “notorious area for illegal trash dumping” on Friday, an extremely hot Missouri day with an official high of 95 degrees and
Amazon Prime Day is here! And with it comes oodles of bargains and bonuses for everyone in your family, including your pets. Alas, most animals haven’t been gifted with opposable thumbs, so surfing the web, becoming Amazon Prime members and packing their virtual carts with Prime Day goodies isn’t possible without some help. Luckily, they
Ignoring a dog walker’s warnings to stay away could be dangerous, no matter how cute the dog is. By: Spiritze Pet sitting and dog walking have to be among the best jobs in the world. You spend time with animals, get to be outside and get paid to do both. I love what I do
When these little creatures meet up they furry little friends, they create moments to be captured! Luckly, we’ve caught some of them and made a great …
Ragamuffins are a relatively new cat breed. By: Sergey Skleznev 1. Key Characteristics Weight: 15–20 pounds for males, 10–15 pounds for females Life Expectancy: 18 years The Ragamuffin is a large, strong and healthy cat with a medium-long coat that comes in various colors and patterns. The coat is thick and resembles rabbit’s fur. The
Today, 55 dogs and 34 cats are finally getting the care they deserve after being rescued from a “large-scale cruelty situation” in Jones County, Mississippi, reports The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). HSUS, along with the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks and Southern Cross Animal Rescue, pulled the animals from a
A day at the beach turned into a goodbye to a best friend for Chris Taylor. The South Florida University student, 29, often took his water-loving Labrador retriever O.G. to the beach in Dunedin, Florida. According to WFLA, Monday was no different. After class, Taylor and O.G., who have been together for seven years, went
Katy P. is on the mend after an unknown individual placed a firecracker in her rectum and lit it. The long-haired tabby is currently under the care of Ohio’s Richland County Humane Society, after enduring emergency surgery to help repair her horrific injuries. Veterinarians caring for Katy P. are hopeful the cat will start defecating
Riggs isn’t a Dalmatian or a cat: he’s a bulldog out to prove that any pet has a place in a firehouse as long as they are part of the team. Riggs, named after what firefighters call their trucks, is the adorable mascot of The Fire Factory Engine 58 Ladder 26 in New York City. While
A new study from a research team out of Texas A&M University suggests that the Brucellosis, a bacterial infection spread by livestock and dogs who can still reproduce, might be able to spread to humans. According to a HealthDay report on the study, which appeared in Emerging Infectious Diseases, it is the strain of bacterium found
Never let your dog swim in water with obvious toxic algae bloom. By: pet1 Who’d have thought a small water feature could make a dog so ill? Indeed, not just any dog, but my precious Pogs. For around 3 weeks, Pogs has been under the weather. Nothing terrible — just lacking her usual naughty mojo.
Katy P., the cat recovering in Ohio after a firecracker was placed in her rectum and lit, is unfortunately not the only innocent cat terrorized by abusers with pyrotechnics around the Fourth of July. On July 4, Second Chance Rescue NYC received a panicked call with a local rescuer they work with in the Bronx.
The hardest try not to laugh challenge ever! Dogs and puppies are so super funny, they just never fail to make us laugh! Really great and hilarious animals!
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Katy P. the tabby cat is lucky to be alive. The sweet, long-haired feline was taken in by Ohio’s Richland County Humane Society in immediate need of medical attention after someone inserted a lit firecracker into the cat’s rectum, reports Mansfield News Journal. “We are currently at the vet’s office with this cat that had
Dexmedetomidine — Sileo is its brand name — has been around for decades. By: LauraTara Sileo is a drug marketed for the last 2 years as a way to help dogs with noise phobias. When given by people at home, it’s dispensed as a gel into your dog’s cheek pouch with an oral syringe ring-stop
“I’m no longer going to mourn the life that they have missed, I’m going to be proud to be a part of what’s next,” Courtney Underwood told PEOPLE of the 83 dogs she helped rescue with Alabama’s Greater Birmingham Humane Society (GBHS) from a filthy puppy mill operation last week. Mourning was saved for July 2.
Since the day you first spied your pup in the shelter, you knew he was the cutest rescue dog ever. Now you have a chance to prove it with PEOPLE’s World’s Cutest Rescue Dog Contest Presented by Pedigree! To enter your adopted dog into this contest for a chance at furry fame, all you have
Temperatures can climb rapidly in a car — which could spell trouble for your pet. By: Free-Photos In late May in New York City, a 12-year-old Yorkie died after being locked in a car for an extended amount of time. It was still morning — not even summer — but the dog had suffered from
Yes, pit-bull type dogs were recently banned from Delta flights, but Clyde the Bully is here to remind animal lovers that there is a soft side to these big pups. The American Bully, who is nearing his 2nd birthday, is a “super intelligent, goofy, loving, protective, really sweet and attentive dog,” according to his owner
Cat people love to swap stories about their pets with other feline aficionados. By: Firelong Years ago, I was standing in the pet supplies aisle of a local grocery store selecting our cats’ menu for the week. A tall, heavy man with glasses was standing nearby, his plastic basket filled with cans of cat food
These look like Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups because of the ice molds I used. Photos by: Allison Gray/Petful I’m always on the lookout for simple chilled dog treat recipes I can try out in the summer, and this one really caught my eye. Not only is it simple to make (and offers easy cleanup afterward),