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Some Disney World Hotels Will Now Allow Dogs In Guest Rooms

Some Disney World Hotels Will Now Allow Dogs In Guest Rooms

mag813 October 17, 2017 0

The next time you head to the House of Mouse in Florida, Rover won’t necessarily have to stay at home: Disney is launching a pilot program at some of its Walt Disney World hotels

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IKEA Now Has Furniture For Cats and Dogs

IKEA Now Has Furniture For Cats and Dogs

mag813 October 11, 2017 0

IKEA’s new Lurvig collection literally translates to “shaggy,” which is appropriate because it’s made just for pets. The line includes scratching mats (that wrap around IKEA table legs), aesthetically-pleasing beds, and a variety of

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Flooded Texas Animal Shelter Scrambles To Find Dry Ground For Pets

Flooded Texas Animal Shelter Scrambles To Find Dry Ground For Pets

mag813 August 30, 2017 0

When Hurricane Harvey first hit, everything was relatively fine at Tall Tails Animal Rescue in Hankamer, Texas, just 45 miles east of Houston. But then the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began releasing water

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PETA Offers $5,000 Reward For Arrest Of Driver Who Dumped Dog In Seminole Heights

PETA Offers $5,000 Reward For Arrest Of Driver Who Dumped Dog In Seminole Heights

mag813 August 28, 2017 0

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest of a driver seen leaving a dog in the middle of Seminole Heights

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How To Reduce Your Pet’s Carbon Footprint

How To Reduce Your Pet’s Carbon Footprint

mag813 August 17, 2017 0

There’s an unfortunate truth when it comes to pets and the environment: The sweet dog or cat sleeping next to you on the couch is an eco-outcast. Well-loved pets and their owners contribute to

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Dogs Are The Key To Staying Active As We Age

Dogs Are The Key To Staying Active As We Age

mag813 July 25, 2017 0

It’s no surprise that people who walk their dogs tend to be more active overall than those who don’t have pets. But a group of researchers from the U.K. wanted to delve deeper into

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Why Adopting a Shelter Pet Is Not Only Good For The Animal But Good for Your Soul

Why Adopting a Shelter Pet Is Not Only Good For The Animal But Good for Your Soul

mag813 July 19, 2017 0

The history of pet ownership dates back to prehistoric times when man first discovered that it was possible to train wolves, the common ancestor of all modern-day dogs. Today, 65 percent of U.S. households

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Should More Hospitals Allow Dogs To Visit? Umm… Yes!

Should More Hospitals Allow Dogs To Visit? Umm… Yes!

mag813 June 28, 2017 0

It’s common knowledge that pets help reduce stress and are good for human health. The practice of allowing therapy dogs into hospital settings leans on this fact, with dogs helping to cheer up patients or

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Want to Be More Active? Getting a Dog Might Help

Want to Be More Active? Getting a Dog Might Help

mag813 June 27, 2017 0

As if you needed another reason to adopt a new furry friend, research has surfaced showing that owning a dog can potentially improve your overall health, with dog owners walking about 20 minutes more

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The Winning Images of the Kennel Club’s Annual Dog Photographer of the Year Competition Are Here

The Winning Images of the Kennel Club’s Annual Dog Photographer of the Year Competition Are Here

mag813 June 24, 2017 0

The winning photos in The Kennel Club’s annual Dog Photographer of the Year competition are a treat for the eyes and the soul. The photo contest, which is hosted by the oldest recognized kennel

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