Breeding programs designed to save critically endangered species are being jeopardized by Brexit, with zoos warning they are being prevented from transferring animals such as rhinos and giraffes by red tape created by the UK’s departure from the EU. Zoos’ small populations mean it is… Read More »Brexit threatening endangered species as red tape hits zoo breeding programs | zoos
From your usual cat cafe to this cageless cat adoption centre, and the “Lion City Kitty” Museum, here’s a unique cat experience unlike the others at The Cat Place. This is where you’ll get to meet and play with (rare-ish) pedigree cats from Snow Bengals… Read More »The Cat Place lets you meet rare cats like sphinxes, snow bengals & more
Along with the highly-anticipated summer season come long evenings spent on porches, a return to favorite outdoor pastimes, and unfortunately, the seemingly unavoidable annoyance of insect bites. To continue enjoying the many pleasurable outdoor activities that accompany summertime, humans have developed a number of repellants… Read More »Protecting your pets from mosquito-borne pests | News, Sports, Jobs
Luxury cat breeders say Covid-19 has pushed demand for high-priced kittens to unprecedented levels. The Maine Coon –one of the country’s most expensive breeds at $2,500 a cat – soared in demand during the Covid-19 lockdown last March. Inquiries for the “gentle giant” cats increased… Read More »Expensive cat breeds in record demand thanks to Covid-19
The air in the sports center has a base note of urine. A soundtrack of plaintive mewling is occasionally interrupted by the sharp scratch of a hiss. Humans dart around the floor, attending to the whims of their lusciously furred, bouffant companions. Hairbrushes are wielded;… Read More »‘My persian had a three-hour blow-dry!’ 150 years of cat shows – then and now | cats
Cats are one of the most popular pets in the US, with kitties bringing companionship and comfort to tens of millions of households. And while money is no object for many owners to secure a cat’s well-being, sometimes no expense is spared when acquiring a… Read More »20 Most Expensive Cat Breeds
Placeholder while article actions load LONDON — People strolling through New York City’s parks may be stopped in their tracks this summer by a squirrel sprawled out, face down, limbs outstretched and lying still. Don’t be alarmed, says the city’s Department of Parks and Recreation.… Read More »New York City says ‘splooting’ squirrels are just keeping cool in the heat
Where is your kitty now? If you’re reading this content on a laptop or tablet, there’s a strong possibility it’s trying to snuggle right on top of the screen. If Fluffy isn’t around, it’s probably dreaming or waking up from their ninth cat sleep of… Read More »What Makes Cats Sleep So Much?
When US Department of Agriculture officials inspected a beagle breeding facility in Virginia last year, they found a female beagle whose paw had been trapped in shoddy flooring for so long that she was dehydrated, according to court documents. Employees at the facility told inspectors… Read More »4,000 Beagles Are Being Rescued From a Virginia Facility. Now They Need New Homes.
Every week we will introduce you to some of the most adorable, adoptable pets available from our partner shelters Heart of Minnesota Animal Shelter, Tri-County Humane Society, Pet Haven of MN, Hawk Creek Animal Shelter, Underdog Rescue, MN, Midwest Animal Rescue & Services and Ruff… Read More »KDUZ Pet Patrol – August 12th