Posts tagged ‘Pets’

Pets on Prozac: The dark side of animal emotionsNews from New York Post: The only New Yorker who ever made worldwide news for going on Prozac and into therapy was named Gus. He was a polar bear. Born in 1985 in Toledo, Ohio, Gus was separated from his parents at age 3 and relocated to [...]

Why summer heat is deadly for petsNews from The News Journal: Deborah Lucas, The News Journal 12:41 a.m. EDT July 1, 2014 Keep your pets inside where it’s cool during the heat of summer. Heavy panting is a sign of heat exhaustion.(Photo: Getty Images/iStockphoto) 168 CONNECT … Read the full article . Related News: After [...]

How to be prepared to travel with your petsNews from The Coloradoan: Christie Long 1:03 p.m. MDT June 27, 2014 Christie Long (Photo: Courtesy photo ) Because lots of us travel in the summertime, and because we frequently take our pets with us on vacation, it makes sense to consider their health needs prior to [...]

5 ways pets benefit your health – CNNNews from 5 ways pets benefit your health – CNN: Being president of the United States … Read the full article . Related News: For some, every day is Take Your Pet to Work DayNews from Laurie Merrill, The Republic | 8:20 a.m. MST June 20, [...]

New York pet owners can now be buried with their deceased petsNews from New York Daily News: Jevtic/Getty Images/iStockphoto Pet owners can now be legally buried next to their deceased pets. ALBANY – Move over Rover, it’s now legal for pet owners to be buried with their beloved animals. The state has formally adopted regulations [...]

Euthanizing pets increasing as vet costs riseNews from KSDK: Annika McGinnis and Alicia McElhaney, USA TODAY 8:34 p.m. CDT June 7, 2014 Donations to The Pet Fund helped cover treatment and surgical costs for Riley, who had a cancerous tumor.(Photo: The Pet Fund) 384 CONNECT … Read the full article . Related News: Great Falls [...]

Pot for Pets: Companies Make Hemp-Laced Meds for FidosNews from Marijuana is going to the dogs, but it’s not your parents’ Woodstock weed. Georgia, a 5-year-old Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, is a medical marijuana patient. Kelly Conway, Georgia’s owner, takes some heat when she tells friends about the unorthodox treatment. “People will say they [...]

Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days Offers Thousands of Pets For Free This Weekend …News from CBS Local: Maddie’s Fund Pays Fee. You Provide Loving Forever Home. May 31, 2014 5:00 AM By Susan Richard New York (CBSNewYork) A pet’s love may be priceless, but this weekend, thousands of animals will be available for free to qualified [...]

Paying tribute to our beloved petsNews from CBS News: Some of our first experiences with death come when we lose a childhood pet. And, as Lee Cowan shows us, how we remember our pets can say a lot about who we are as humans: It’s a sun-kissed morning in the foothills above California’s Napa Valley. [...]

Startup to release Petcube, connecting pet owners with petsNews from WTOP: The petcube — a 4-inch aluminum-glass box that includes a microphone, camera, speakers, Wi-Fi capability and a low-intensity laser pointer for games — will be released in August to connect pet owners with their pets from afar. (Courtesy Petcube Inc.). Omama Altaleb, special to [...]