Pet

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...

Reuters: Christmas comes early for baby animals at Australian Reptile Park

Christmas has come early for some animals celebrating their first Yuletide holiday at the Australian Reptile Park

BBC: Macron’s dog Nemo in video plea to be kind to pets

French President Emmanuel Macron's dog Nemo is the star of a video clip urging citizens to adopt pets at Christmas "with awareness".

NPR: Meet Beave, The Internet’s Most Famous Beaver

That much was revealed by Nancy Coyne, who's rehabilitating a beaver in her home in New York's Hudson Valley. Coyne's videos of...

Anouncement

Chicago In Tune music festival is Aug. 19 – Sept. 19

Make plans to experience Chicago In Tune, a new citywide festival (Aug. 19 – Sept. 19) that celebrates music in the key...

[Champaign] Immigrant Back-to-School Resource Fair

Local immigrant-serving organizations hosting back-to-school resource fair with free food, school supplies, and COVID-19 vaccination clinic CHAMPAIGN, IL --...

[Champaign] Campustown Pub Tour

Thursday, July 22 at 5:30 PM at Murphy's Pub Grab some friends and explore Campustown pubs on the 13...

[Urbana] Run the Power of Parks 5k during July

Run a 5k race at your own pace during the month of July at the Urbana Park District Power of Parks 5k.