Dogs

If you have a hairy dog, make sure to ask the groomer for a “hygiene clip.” By: Lindasay Ever noticed how things come in 3s? This is something I’ve remarked on recently, but it happened again during today’s consultations. This time there were 3 dogs each with a pain in the butt — or, more
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Screenshot from the Gravy Train website, Feb. 8, 2018. WJLA-TV, an ABC affiliate out of Washington, D.C., tonight announced the results of its months-long investigation into pet food, and the results are “explosive,” according to reporter Lisa Fletcher. The investigation team says it discovered traces of pentobarbital, a powerful sedative often used as a euthanasia
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Tracheal collapse is the narrowing of the windpipe that prevents dogs from breathing easily. By: skeeze Many small-breed dogs suffer from a syndrome called collapsing trachea. To understand this problem, try to visualize the trachea (windpipe); the breathing tube is held rigid by cartilage rings. Think of an empty tube with a slinky toy inside
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This one is for those celeb-obsessed dog owners out there. For Wes Anderson’s newest film, the whimsical director is creating a new stop-motion animated feature. Instead of focusing on the fantastic lives of foxes, this one is going to the dogs. Isle of Dogs takes place in a dystopian future in Japan, where the nation’s
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After two dog deaths following grooming appointments around the holiday season, PetSmart is in hot water yet again. According to KTRK, who reported the story, a Houston PetSmart groomer has been fired by the store, after a customer caught the employee abusing a client’s dog on camera. Terah Leder walked into the store and noticed
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Cavalier King Charles spaniels are at risk for both dry eye and curly coat syndrome. By: Alexas_Fotos It tickles at the back of my mind to one day test my dog’s DNA, just out of curiosity, you understand (mingled with pug and beagle, maybe a touch of monkey?). There are even test kits on Amazon
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Yes, you read that right: A dog named Ryder, who lives with his owner Michael Haddock and family in Saugatuck, Michigan, received a letter from the State of Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency on Saturday, reports WZZM13 ABC News. Ryder apparently qualifies for $360 per week in unemployment funds. The official document is addressed to “Michael
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Ugh. Is it still January? Not for much longer, but this frigid weather isn’t going away for a while. Here’s a heartwarming, almost unbelievable, scene that should defrost even the coldest and crankiest of viewers. In the video filmed by veterinary nurse Brittany Semeniuk and another wildlife photographer last November in Manitoba, Canada, a wild
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Good news for customers and fans (including their pups!) of on-demand dog walking service Wag!: One of the most popular pet startups in the country is only getting bigger and better. On Tuesday, the No.1 dog walking and boarding mobile app announced a $300 million investment from the SoftBank Vision Fund, according to a company
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Pet sitters generally want to just help their clients out. By: YamaBSM Pet sitting is super rewarding. You can meet new people, learn new things and spend your time with animals of all kinds. You can also develop special relationships with clients that can last years — or even a lifetime. Sadly, some relationships don’t
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Pigs and puppies, living together, mass hysteria! More like massively adorable. We squealed with delight upon viewing this heartwarming video of a mother pig in Korat, Thailand, nursing a cute little canine alongside her own biological babies. The video, which was filmed on Jan. 18, was uploaded to Youtube on Sunday and we predict animal
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Longhaired dogs’ coats have endless possibilities when it comes to grooming. By: Chris Phutully Depending on how you look at it, having a longhaired dog can feel either like a hairstylist’s dream or like an at-home groomer’s nightmare. Your tolerance level for daily brushings and frequent baths probably leans you more one way or the
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1. Key Characteristics AKC Group: Working Height: 28–36 inches Weight: 140–175 pounds for males; 110–140 pounds for females Life Expectancy: 7–10 years Great Danes are among the world’s tallest breeds. Their short, thick coats can be brindle, fawn, blue, black, harlequin (irregular black or merle patches) or mantle. 2. Where They Came From While some
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Smokey the dog might have nine lives, too. The canine was found stuck in a burning building in Atlanta by two police officers, who went on to save the dog’s life. According to 11Alive.com, Officers Robert Winkler and Austin Denninger of the Atlanta Police Department responded to a call about a fire at a vacant apartment
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Fat Tuesday isn’t just for the furless — pets love to celebrate, too. Each year in Mandeville, Louisiana, local canines gather together for the Mardi Paws Parade. Every dog is welcome to attend this celebration of canine couture and revelry; this year it’s on Feb. 18 with the theme “Fables, Fairy Tales and Nursery Rhymes.”
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You get a stain removal secret! And you get a stain removal secret! We all get stain removal secrets! We have talked about dog poop on PEOPLE before, but never quite like this. For Vanity Fair‘s Secret Talent Theatre video series, THE Oprah Winfrey got real and shared her tried-and-true tips for removing dog poop
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