July 25, 2019Animals make great companions but they also bring infectious diseases by bacteria, viruses and parasites, which are transmitted to humans by direct contact with infected animals or their products.
April 22, 2019Do human medicines and natural remedies also work on pets? It works for me, so won't it work for my dog or cat?
Our four-legged friends react completely differently to remedies designed for the human body. Experts say you should never give your pet your own medicine.
Medicines meant for humans can be very dangerous to pets.
August 11, 2018Dogs have been by the side of humans for tens of thousands of years and they’ve learned to read our social cues. Dogs not only sense what their owners are feeling, but if it knows a way to help them, they’ll go through barriers to provide help to them.
May 20, 2015Move over, mammals and birds, and make room for a fish called the opah (Lampris guttatus), confirmed by scientists in the journal Science as the world's first – and so far, the only – fully warm-blooded fish.
While tuna and certain sharks can warm specific regions of their body such as swimming muscles, brain and eyes in order...
May 4, 2015Amidst the terrible human toll, we sometimes forget that furred, feathered, and four-footed creatures also suffer, usually unnoticed. These are images caught not only at the recent tragedy in Nepal but during other natural calamities over the years too.