Charlene Booher

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6 Things Your Dog's Poop Can Tell You About Its Health

There’s no way around it: Part of having a dog means you’re regularly scooping up poop.<p>Even if you have the sweetest, most adorable pup in the world, …

Warning: Here's What Could Happen If You Tie Your Dog's Leash to a Chair

A canine catastrophe caught on video is a wake-up call for all pet parents who make a habit of tying their dogs to chairs when they’re out and …

This is what your dog is trying to tell you

“I just don’t understand why my dog does X, Y or Z.” As a vet helping animals with their behavior problems in Sydney, this is a phrase I hear over …

Berkeley, California Man Demonstrates the Method He Used to Train His Cat to Walk on a Leash

Doug Meyers of Berkeley, California offers helpful advice about teaching a cat to walk on a leash. Through his videos, Meyers offers real-life …

Michigan Dog Hospice Gives Unwanted Senior Pups a Place to Be Loved and Adored

The name Silver Muzzle Cottage offers a hint about the kind of dogs this program is dedicated to.<p>Senior canines can find a warm and welcoming home …

Pets

Dogs trained in Wales help Africa animal poaching fight

Dogs trained in Carmarthenshire are helping fight the slaughter of rhinos and elephants by poachers in Africa.<p>Extremus Dog Training in St Clears works with charity Animals Saving Animals in the conservation effort.<p>It has seven dogs in Africa and is training puppies Badak, Murwi and Diego to join …

Puppies

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

January: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

Skip the Isles and Athens: 3 New Ways to Do Greece This Spring

Northern Greece<p>A far cry from the traffic of Athens and the high season island tourism, Northern Greece is noteworthy year-round for its diverse landscapes, ancient history, and innumerable activities both hedonistic and adventurous. The continuous flux of immigrants from Eastern Europe and the …

Cuban Black Beans Recipe Video

Directions<p>Beans:<p>Soak the beans over night in a large bowl with enough water to allow beans to double in size. The next day, check that the water is …

Recipes

The day Prince Harry showed the world how to talk about our problems

<b>When Bryony Gordon invited the prince to speak about mental health, she was expecting pre-checked PR speak. What she got was pure honesty</b><p>There was a moment, waiting for Prince Harry to arrive, that I had to pinch myself. It wasn’t so much that I was about to interview a senior royal, though it …

Mental Health

15 Incredible, Edible Egg Salad Recipes

You put SOOOOO much creativity into making beautiful Easter eggs each year, only to toss the whole bunch after the holiday. But here’s a food *reuse* idea that’s as green as spring. Store the eggs properly and you’ve got a real jump-start on delicious hard-boiled egg recipes. Everyone loves deviled …

Weird and wonderful religious relics

Cambridge Fitzwilliam stolen jade 'lost for generations', expert says

<b>Efforts to trace £57m-worth of Chinese artefacts stolen from a Cambridge University museum five years ago have proved fruitless, police said.</b><p>Thieves broke into the Fitzwilliam Museum on 13 April 2012 and escaped with 18 mainly jade items but since then there has been no trace of them.<p>Despite the …

Archaeology

Dogs trained in Wales help fight rhino poaching in Africa

<b>Dogs trained in Carmarthenshire are helping fight the slaughter of rhinos and elephants by poachers in Africa.</b><p>Extremus Dog Training in St Clears works with charity Animals Saving Animals in the conservation effort.<p>It has seven dogs in Africa and is training puppies Badak, Murwi and Diego to join …

Wildlife

What to do (and not do) when an animal has been hit by a car

There is nothing more heartbreaking than coming across an animal that’s been hit by a car and even if it wasn’t your fault you have a sense of …

Blood Tests

Spring Travel and Pets: 10 Tips for Flying with Furry Friends Courtesy of JFK's The ARK

April 11 is National Pet Day, and now that spring has finally sprung in New York City, John F. Kennedy Airport is gearing up for a busy travel …

Pets

Mystery donor gives $101K to county fund for sick and injured animals

A fund to help sick or injured animals get the medical care they need while helping them on the road to adoption is $101,000 richer thanks to an …

Ed Rendell writes sad tribute after dog Maggie dies

Maggie, a rescued Golden Retriever adopted by Ed Rendell while he was Pennsylvania governor, died Friday.<p>Rendell made the announcement on Facebook …

This Moist, Cakey Banana Bread Will Win You Friends

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Coat 2 (9x5-inch) loaf pans with cooking spray or butter; set aside.<p>Place the flour, …

Eckhart Tolle Brilliantly Explains How to Deal with Anger and Other Negative Emotions

We all know what anger is. That often fleeting but violent feeling that arises in response to perceived threats.<p>Anger is a normal and healthy human …

Mindfulness

What is the historical evidence that Jesus Christ lived and died?

Today some claim that Jesus is just an idea, rather than a real historical figure, but there is a good deal of written evidence for his existence 2,000 years ago<p><b>How confident can we be that Jesus Christ actually lived?</b><br>The historical evidence for Jesus of Nazareth is both long-established and …

Theology

Is Clicker Training the Most Effective Way to Train Dogs?

I recently was a witness to a rather heated argument between two dog trainers about the relative effectiveness of "clicker training" compared to …

Dogs

Chicken sexer, iceberg mover and 13 more of the weirdest jobs on Earth

We all gotta pay the bills somehow, and a nine-to-five desk job isn't for everyone. Luckily, humans are adaptable, capable of turning even the most …

Dog Food

Hotels that offer over-the-top amenities — for your pets

By Kate Silver<p>On a recent trip to Huntington Beach, Calif., Jen Reeder chose a hotel for one very specific reason: the room-service menu. For dogs.<p>“It was called a ‘Yappy Hour’ menu,” says Reeder, who is president of the Dog Writers Association of America and frequently travels with her dog, Rio, a …

Pets

Okay, This Rescue Video of a Thankful Pit Bull Just Made Us Sob for 5 Minutes

There is good in the world and this Pibble’s got the receipts.<p>While it is not <i>technically</i> our job to seek out videos that may make you break down in …

Bravo TV

No, Dark Energy Isn't An Illusion

In 1998, two teams of scientists announced a shocking discovery: the expansion of the Universe was accelerating. Distant galaxies weren’t just receding from us, but their recession speed was increasing over time. Over the next few years, precision measurements of three independent quantities — …

Dark Matter

It's Still Legal To Eat Dogs In The United States-And Yes, It Happens

(Picture Credit: Getty Images)<p>China and South Korea earn much deserved condemnation for their dog meat markets and festivals. Thanks to pressure from …

The Hidden Cruelty Behind Livestock Auctions and How You Can Help

There is a term which describes the indifference shown to farmed animals in comparison to those considered to be our companions – cognitive …

10 DIY Projects You Can Pull Off With Sample Cans of Paint

A typical sample can of wall paint—the kind you buy to test out colors before committing—is 8 ounces, can cover up to 16 square feet, and costs just …

32 Products Guaranteed To Give You The Most Organized Kitchen

Everything you need to make your kitchen the most organized room in your home.