Pet

NPR: The Vet Clinic Chow Down

Americans love their pets. More than 63 million U.S. households own a dog and more than 42 million own a cat. People...

PetMD: Why Is My Dog Sneezing?

Sneezing can be a normal occurrence in dogs, but in certain situations, you may wonder if excessive sneezing is a cause for...

PetMD: What Are the Best Flea and Tick Pills for Dogs?

Fleas and ticks aren’t just gross—they’re dangerous. Both can carry diseases that can affect your dog, and they can put people at risk...

npr: Man’s Ancient Friend: 6,000-Year-Old Dog Remains Found On Arabian Peninsula

As archeologists in Saudi Arabia excavated an ancient tomb last year, they were surprised to find the remains of a dog buried...

PetMD: How to Identify, Treat, and Prevent Dog Ear Infections

Dog ears come in all shapes and sizes, but they are unique in their anatomy when compared to human ears. Dogs have...

Pet Finder: 6 Spring Activities that Your Dog Will Love

weather starts to warm up after a frigid and long winter, humans aren’t the only ones who get extremely excited about spending...

PetMD: Dog Skin Conditions, From Belly Rashes to Scabs and Sores

Skin problems are among the most common reasons dogs end up at the veterinarian’s office. A dog’s skin condition...

PetMD: Could Dogs Survive in a World Without Humans?

We love our dogs and cherish them as family members. We take them to the veterinarian’s office when they’re sick, buy them...

AP: Doggie desserts: Ben & Jerry’s enters the pet food business

Think your dog deserves dessert? So does Ben & Jerry’s. The venerable Vermont ice cream company said Monday it’s...

AP: American Airlines is grounding emotional-support animals

American Airlines is banning emotional-support animals in a move that will force most owners to pay extra if they want their pets...

BBC: Dog theft: Organised crime driving ‘epidemic’ of dog snatching

Demand for dogs skyrocketed in lockdown and has risen again in the run-up to Christmas. Prices have soared as a result.

Reuters: Saved from the garbage, Russian cat lands on its feet in minister’s chair

When a worker at a Russian waste-sorting plant rescued a cat from imminent death, he had no idea it would end up...

Anouncement

Urbana Park District hiring head coach and assistant coach for Tiger Sharks swim team!

Urbana Park District is hiring one head coach and an assistant coach for the year-round Tiger Shark swim team. The...

[Champaign] Halloween Masquerade Car Parade and Trunk or Treat on October 27!

We're excited to join with Champaign Park District and Marketplace Mall for this new event. The Halloween Masquerade Car Parade and Trunk...

It’s the Great C-U Pumpkin Hunt, 2021!

ALL OCTOBER You can hunt for pumpkins all over Champaign and Urbana this October during the Great Pumpkin Hunt.

[Champaign] Police Search For Killer Of Champaign Teenager

CHAMPAIGN – Police in Champaign are still searching for the person who shot and killed a Centennial High School student.