Pet

CNN: Sorry, folks — your dog doesn’t really know what you’re talking about

You might think your dog understands every word you say to him -- but chances are he isn't hanging on your every...

CNN: The pandemic has led to an enormous spike in pet scams

Carolyn Barg thought she'd be welcoming two kittens into her home by now.But when the kittens never showed up, she says she...

Reuters: From hijabs to cosplay, Indonesian finds calling in cat fashion makeovers

It may not be haute couture, but former Indonesian school teacher turned tailor Fredi Lugina Priadi has found a lucrative market for...

CNN: See dogs react to a Christmas song created just for them

"Raise the Woof," a Christmas song for dogs has been released. The canine jingle was created based on scientific research into...

AP: After a year lost in the woods, dog reunites with owner

Nearly a year after Walter the dog went missing in suburban St. Louis, apparently wandering the woods behind an industrial park,...

How Cold Is Too Cold for Your Dog?

We all know that exercise and the mental stimulation being outdoors play are key to keeping our dogs healthy and happy, but...

CNN: ‘Genius Dog Challenge’ kicks off to determine whether 6 of the world’s smartest dogs can learn new names

(CNN) Simply put, they are the world's top dogs.Researchers from Hungary are holding the Genius Dog Challenge, which pits six of the world's...

VOA: Sniffer Dogs Rival Science at Detecting Coronavirus

Finland’s latest weapons in the fight against the coronavirus are named Kossi, E.T. and Miina. The three sniffer dogs...

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...

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[Urbana] Outdoor Free Fitness in the Park

Are you looking for ways to stay fit and active this summer? Check out our FREE outdoor fitness programs that you can enjoy all...

[Urbana] Crystal Lake Park Art Fair

Saturday August 6, 10 am - 4 pmBetween Crystal Lake Park Family Aquatic Center and Anita Purves Nature Center (1505 N Broadway)

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Shop local makers and artists, experience live music and entertainment, and grab some of the best food and drinks that Champaign has...