Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Pets

Things looked grim for the Navy goat. Nauseated and laboring to breathe, he was rushed by his handlers from Annapolis, Md., to the...
THE Daily News Pet of the Week is Cruize, a 4-year-old black Labrador retriever mix at the Pennsylvania SPCA. Cruize is playful and...
THE Daily News Pet of the Week is Sweetie, a 6-year-old pit-bull-terrier mix at the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society. Sweetie is...
THE DAILY NEWS Pet of the Week is Wedge, a 7-month-old Chihuahua at the Pennsylvania SPCA. Wedge loves people and he's constantly wagging...
THE Daily News Pet of the Week is Buddy, a 2- to 4-year-old retriever/terrier mix at the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society.
THE Daily News Pet of the Week is Nila, a 12-year-old domestic-shorthair cat at the Pennsylvania SPCA. Nila is a gray-and-black tiger-striped sweetheart, always open to a head or chin scratch.
NEXT MONTH, Tennessee becomes the first state to implement a statewide animal-abuse registry. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is creating a website listing the names of people convicted of felony animal abuse, such as animal fighting and aggravated cruelty to companion animals.
By Megha Rajagopalan BEIJING (Reuters) - Public outrage in China over photographs of laboratory dogs lying muzzled and abandoned on the roof of a medical...
The conventional wisdom during the holidays is that pets tend to raise blood pressure rather than lower it, but under the right circumstances, they can be tension relievers. We discovered this some years ago when several of us traveled to Oklahoma in an a
Q: My friend's dog was attacked recently, and she didn't know what to do. What's the best way to break up a dogfight?
Her name was "Hope" - a scrawny German shepherd picked up this summer as a stray in York County. With protruding ribs and thinning black-and-tan coat, she didn't look like much.
By Colleen Jenkins WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Dec 1 (Reuters) - A woman who sparked an international furor online after posting a photo on Facebook last week...
THE Daily News Pet of the Week is Abu, a 1-to-2-year-old pit-bull-terrier mix at the Pennsylvania SPCA. Abu is sweet and playful. He's a high-energy dog who enjoys lots of exercise and would do best in a home without children.
There were Cornish Rexes and Maine Coons, Norwegian Forest Cats and Ocicats. And then there was Briar-Mar Good To Be Me - "Manny" to his friends, an unflappable, gorgeous Manx, triumphantly crowned Best in Show at Sunday's Cat Fanciers' Association International Cat Show in Montgomery County.
Q: We have adopted a new dog. He is very friendly and has really great manners, except for one thing: He snatches food. A couple of times his teeth have grazed our fingers. How can we break him of this bad habit?
Q: My dog has been getting acupuncture for arthritis, and it really seems to help. I'm curious how it works.
On Thanksgiving Day each year, more than 20 million people flip on the TV to catch the National Dog Show. That shouldn't be a surprise, given how many adorable dogs this entails - about 1,500. What better way to offset a hefty turkey dinner than with some light puppy love?
Hoping to find a home for one its longest-tenured canine residents, the Delaware County SPCA is enlisting the help of social media and offering a prize.
In addition to the 2015 National Dog Show in Oaks, Pennsylvania; the PSPCA is also hosting two pet-themed events on Saturday, Nov. 14.
A Great Pyrenees who dragged his canine companion off a Dallas road after she was fatally hit by a car and was seen standing watch in a widely circulated photograph will be reunited with his family, animal rescuers said on Wednesday.
New Jersey health authorities confirmed Tuesday that a skunk removed from a Winslow Township yard on Oct. 29 after making contact with a family dog was rabid.
By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS (Reuters) - A Great Pyrenees who dragged his canine companion off a Dallas road after she was fatally hit by a car and was...
THE Daily News Pets of the Week are Gabe and Gavin, a pair of Chihuahua-mix best friends at the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society.
Jon Stewart's been much in the news of late, what with his new HBO production deal and the announcement that Farm Sanctuary's fourth animal-rescue enterprise will be at his and wife Tracey Stewart's 12-acre farm in Middletown, N.J.