Monday, Jan 30, 2023

pets and animals


Shiba Inu who inspired the 'Doge' meme diagnosed with leukaemia; early signs dog parents must know

December 30, 2022 5:32 pm

Sato first gave an update about the dog's health earlier this week stating that Kabosu has been sick since Christmas Eve and was unable to eat or drink water

Profound grief for a pet is normal – how to help yourself or a friend weather the loss of a beloved family member

November 28, 2022 1:02 pm

To lose such a friend is not just to have sudden hole where they used to be. There are constant reminders of time spent together, threads in the tapestry of daily life left ragged and loose

Expert shares warning signs that may indicate your pet has cancer

November 24, 2022 12:16 pm

Pets are generally active when awake, but if you observe them sleeping more than usual and showing absolutely no interest in activities, something might be wrong, warns a doctor

Pet dog bites 6-year-old in Greater Noida: Expert on what pet parents must keep in mind

November 17, 2022 12:34 pm

"If the pet dogs want to play and they are locked and tied up all the time, they will start biting, behaving badly and destructing things," Dr Vinod Sharma, head of veterinary services, DCC Animal Hospital said

Second PetGala, mega adoption drive in Pune

November 16, 2022 8:59 am

The Championship Cat Show at the PetGala featured four international judges: Allan Raymond (Australia), Jan Rogers (US), Fadly Fuad (Indonesia) and Indra Lubis (Indonesia).

Here's how pets can enable a child's overall development

October 14, 2022 3:58 pm

Research suggests having pets can counter loneliness in kids; here are some other reasons you may want to introduce a pet to your family

Why you should train your cat – and how to do it

October 11, 2022 3:09 pm

Cats have never been selectively bred to enhance their ability to cooperate and communicate with us, or perform working roles such as herding, hunting or guarding

Dog health: What kind of problems can your pet face due to ticks?

October 02, 2022 10:56 am

According to doctors, ticks infest cracks and crevices in the house and end up on a dog’s skin, and once they attach themselves to the host, they multiply and cause protozoal infections through bites

International Dog Day 2022: How to boost your pet's energy and get them to eat healthy

August 26, 2022 4:10 pm

According to an expert, if your pet dog does not get the right nutrients, they may end up feeling "lethargic and grumpy"

International Cat Day 2022: Five ways to take care of your feline friends

August 08, 2022 4:46 pm

This year, the day is being celebrated with the theme - 'Cat friendly resources'


Pet Fed, India's biggest pet carnival, returns to Mumbai after three-year gap; see pics

January 29, 2023 12:32 pm

After a gap of three years, Pet Fed, an annual pet carnival, is back at Mumbai.

Some Argentines turn to unusual pandemic pets for comfort

October 04, 2021 2:43 pm

Millions of people have found solace during the pandemic in cuddling a dog or cat. For a few, comfort comes in other forms — those of a horse or a pig, perhaps a possum-like sugar glider or even a tarantula


Science Take | How geckos move across water

June 22, 2020 6:08 pm

The Asian house gecko can move across water at great speed by using a half-running, half-swimming motion.