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DOG LOVERS NEWS

Pet parents can now twin with their dogs and cats, courtesy designers Shivan and Narresh

December 06, 2019 5:34 pm

"This range is envisioned for the millennial pet parent and their little pet-fluencer who can twin with the former when strutting on a lazy beach holiday or lounging with their soda-sipping parent."

Explained: The link between owning a dog and living longer, newly studied

October 14, 2019 1:07 pm

The researchers found that the risk of death following hospitalisation was lower for dog owners, and suggested that this is likely due to increased physical activity and decreased loneliness.

Are you a dog person? Your genes might have something to do with it

May 22, 2019 3:19 pm

The same report states that genetics is the reason for 57 per cent of dog ownership among women and 51 per cent in men.

Pets and peeves

July 19, 2018 5:58 am

Bengaluru municipality’s new pet licensing laws are beset by the familiar failing of public policy — confusion and multiplicity of objectives

Touchscreen games may boost brain skills of old pooches

February 08, 2018 8:42 pm

Simple mental tasks on the computer, combined with a reward system, can replace physically demanding training and still keep the animals mentally fit even in old age, says a study.

Keep chocolates away from dogs as Christmas season sets in

December 21, 2017 6:22 pm

Love to stock your home with chocolate cookies for Christmas? Keep your canine friends away from chocolate as it can be poisonous to them, researchers have warned.

VIDEO: Suffering from workout blues? This police dog will give you the much-needed motivation

November 23, 2017 6:06 pm

This video of Nitro, the police dog, doing push ups with fellow police officers has gone viral online, with many wondering if such pet motivation is what they need for their exercise regimens.

Weight loss programmes for dogs may boost their health

September 22, 2017 6:41 pm

Obesity is not only harmful to humans but also for dogs, hence enrolling man's best friend for weight loss programmes could mean increasing their health benefits, a study has shown.

Dogs' social skills may be linked to oxytocin sensitivity

September 20, 2017 12:44 pm

Animal lovers mat related to this. A study has come out with reasons why dogs are so amazingly in sync with their owners. These results help us understand how dogs have changed during the process of domestication.

Dog lovers hold garage sale to raise funds to treat strays

April 07, 2015 3:06 am

WSD is an organisation working to eradicate rabies and also control street dog population in a scientific manner.

DOG LOVERS PHOTOS

Paw-lickin' good: Now, dogs get their own food truck

April 13, 2016 8:00 pm

Seattle Barkery, a food truck specializing in treats for dogs, rolled into operation 10 months ago, serving dogs at Seattle-area dog parks, office building parking lots, farmer’s markets and private events.