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How Much Do Cats Sleep?

LAST UPDATED ON JANUARY 11, 2018 Curled up, stretched out, or with fluffy tails across their face, no one can deny that cats are professional sleepers. Spending more than half the day asleep, our feline companions can count themselves among the ranks…
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Do Dogs Have a Special Magnetic Sense?

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us Stanley Coren PhD., DSc, FRSC Canine Corner Dogs may have an internal compass that senses Earth’s magnetic field. Posted Jan 02, 2014 Over the years there have been many reports of lost dogs traveling hundreds, or even thousands of…
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Dogs Sense Earth’s Magnetic Field

https://blog.nationalgeographic.org/ https://blog.nationalgeographic.org/author/kgruber/ A German wirehaired pointer walking on a field. Photograph by Juniors Bildarchiv, AlamyDogs don’t need a compass: Your best friend can sense Earth’s magnetic field, say researchers who report that dogs preferentially align themselves facing north or south…
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Homing Ability of Lost Cats

10 Jan, 2013  in Cat Behavior / Cat Movements or Habitat Use / Lost Pet Research by Danielle        Photo by Greg Saulmon/Courtesy of Masslive.com   One of the most fascinating, but perhaps least understood behaviors of the domestic cat is their ability to find their…
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Ultimate Guide to Removing Pet Hair from Your Home

by Gemma Tyler on April 24, 2017 in General If you have pets, then you will understand the pain that is attempting to remove all of the hair and fluff from your home. My parents have seven cats, three dogs, and a horse, so growing…
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Setting the Record Straight on Spay and Neuter Myths

By Paula Fitzsimmons   There’s no question that spay and neuter surgeries save lives. “Making the decision to spay or neuter a pet means fewer will be euthanized,” says Dr. Kate Maher, Louisiana state representative for the Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association….
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37 Dog-Friendly Store And Restaurant Chains

by Jennifer Nelsonon April 27, 2018 It used to be that just about the only place of business you could take your dog was pet supply stores. These days, more and more stores – and even restaurants – are becoming dog-friendly….
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All About the Initiative to Make All Shelters No-Kill By 2025

By Aly Semigran    April 25, 2017 at 04:36PM Best Friends Animal Society, a rescue organization based in Kanab, Utah, is leading a coalition to make all animal shelters across the country “no-kill” by 2025. “We thought it was time to put…
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Probiotics for Cats: What are They and How Do They Help?

By Nicole Pajer   What are Probiotics for Cats?   Just like in humans, the majority of a cat’s immunity resides in its digestive tract; so keeping it balanced with an array of good bacteria is a great way to ensure…
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Why Does My Cat… Knock Everything Off My Desk?

http://www.vetstreet.com/        BY DR. WAILANI SUNG MS, PHD, DVM, DACVB | APRIL 14, 2016 As numerous hilarious Internet videos show, our cats seem to love to knock things off high places. Why do they engage in this funny — but also sometimes annoying…
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6 Scary Diseases Your Dog Can Get From Water

Some dogs just love the water and sometimes dogs can get carried away when you’re out walking them. While the vast majority of pets get through their water experience with nothing more than a wet coat, there are some organisms…
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