Pet

Homemade Dog Food: Is It Healthy to Cook for Your Dog?

Feeding your dog a meal that looks similar to what you have for dinner might be an appealing alternative to offering commercial...

BBC: Dogs are humans’ oldest companions, DNA shows

A study of dog DNA has shown that our "best friend" in the animal world may also be our oldest one.

Reuters: Unfur-gettable: Puppy with green fur born in Sardinia

Italian farmer Cristian Mallocci could not believe his eyes when Spelacchia, one of his eight dogs, gave birth to a green-furred puppy.

CNN: Covid-19 makes it harder to save dogs and cats across borders, but rescue organizations are finding a way

As news of a novel coronavirus was just taking hold in early February, Kelly Donithan arrived in South Korea on the...

Probiotics for Dogs: Do They Work?

We’re just beginning to understand the benefits of probiotics for dogs. What we do know is that probiotics for...

CNN: Dogs’ brains aren’t hardwired to care about human faces

Dogs aren't hardwired to care about human faces, a new study has found, and there's no area in their brain designed to...

Reuters: Pandemic prompts drive-through pet blessing in Philippines

Coronavirus-wary animal owners in the Philippines had their pets blessed via a drive-through ceremony on Sunday to mark World Animal Day and...

BBC: Cottingham: Pet dog ‘saves man’ from being hit by train

A man wearing headphones narrowly missed being hit by a train on a level crossing thanks to his pet dog, Network Rail...

AP: Dog trapped in 30-foot hole lured to safety with beef jerky

A group of mountain bikers on a North Carolina trail spotted a dog trapped 30 feet (9 meters) down in a sinkhole...

How Much Water Should a Dog Drink?

Water is the main component of healthy, living cells of the body. Without water, your dog’s body will not function properly. More...

BBC: Going for a Lake District walk with Max the Miracle Dog

Kerry Irving was confined to his house and considering suicide after suffering an excruciating back injury in a car accident. But then...

VOA: Pandemic Leads to Increasing Numbers of Abandoned Pets in Malaysia

Laying on her back with legs curled, Snowy, a one-year-old white mixed-breed dog, enjoys a nice rub down. Sisters Santhia and Kaushalya...

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[Illinois] Enrollment open for study comparing COVID-19 testing methods

Students, faculty members and staff at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign who are asked to quarantine after COVID-19 exposure or a...

[Illinois] SOMI: IN THE ABSENCE OF THINGS | Dec 1-8

A Short Film Written and Performed by SomiDirected by Mariona LloretaTuesday, December 1, 2020 at 7pm CT/8pm ETPresented also in partnership...

[Champaign] Hometown Holiday Shop & Stroll

Dec. 1 - 20Sponsored by Christie Clinic Shop local this holiday season during our Hometown Holiday Shop &...

[Urbana] Candy House Creations at Home!

Saturday, December 5, 1-4pmMake at your house!All Ages - Under 15 with adult Get into the...