April 9, 2018Cats are ticklish, as are dogs, chimpanzees, rats, and other mammals. Animal behaviourists have observed all kinds of animals – from domesticated pets to wild ones – that enjoy tickling sessions.
April 8, 2018For the past two years, a greyhound named Sting has been listening to kids read to him as part of the Paws to Read programme. But when he showed up recently at the White Bear Lake library, nobody was there to read to him.
March 24, 2018A graduate of the University of Technology Sydney, Chan Chui Shia had pursued Business Management and Information Technology. But when there was a major recall of tainted pet food, she went in search of safe, nutritious pet treats for her dogs. Eventually, that led her to her present occupation.
February 2, 2018Social media, especially Instagram and Facebook, is full of amazing pictures of fabulous-looking dogs. And their stories range from humorous to heart-felt. We can’t help but root for them.
January 25, 2018Practitioners say alternative treatments can improve circulation or digestion, ease muscle and joint pain, help animals recover from injury or surgery and calm a host of behavioural issues.
January 13, 2018In 2014, photojournalist Debby Ng began the Himalayan Mutt Project, her anti-rabies work that neuters and vaccinates dogs in Nepal. This year, she will research canine distemper virus in the Himalayas.