MaryCatherine Marineau

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Homeless Dogs Are Scared Of Being Rescued — Until They Realize They're Going TOGETHER

Being brave is easier with someone you trust by your side.<p>Hope for Paws, a rescue group in Los Angeles, California, got a call about two homeless pit …

Homelessness

Pets at Home parts ways with Target finance boss after investigation

Pets at Home has said that it is no longer hiring Graeme Jenkins as its new finance officer following an investigation into supplier payments at his former employer.<p>Last week the UK pet retailer said that it would postpone Mr Jenkins' start date following reports of a review into supplier income at …

Pets

This Costa Rican Dog Sanctuary Is a Puppy Lovers’ Dream

Picture this: Happy dogs frolicking everywhere, following you excitedly through the hills, giving you all the cuddles and wanting all of your loving attention. Does this sound like a dream you’ve had? Us too! But it’s also an actual real-life place, pet-adoring friends. There is in fact a sanctuary …

No charges against TV's 'Dog Whisperer' Cesar Millan

No charges will be brought against TV "Dog Whisperer" Cesar Millan following an investigation of animal cruelty complaints involving an episode in which a dog nipped a pig's ear.<p>The Los Angeles County district attorney's office on Monday released a prosecutor's summary of the case and decision to …

My Friend Made an EP About His Dead Dog

It's called 'Negroni Tails.'<p>Last spring, a dog named Negroni ran into the middle of a busy street in Brooklyn and was run over by a car. The pup, half French Bulldog and half chihuahua, was sadly only about a year and half years old at the time. But in his short time on earth, he established …

Seems like everyone wants to cuddle this adorable kitten in Japan, even the other cats! 【Photos】

<b>Double-dose of kitty cuddles</b> is a heart-melting display of layered cuteness.<p>So let’s say you’re a cat owner who’s in need of a little snuggling. The …

Cute

16 Reasons Old Dogs Will Always Be The Best

They're the wisest best friends around.

Pets

Homeless Dog Found In Garbage Becomes A Lion He Deserves To Be

When German photographer Julia Marie Werner found a scruffy homeless dog hunting for scraps of food in her garage in Spain, she fell in love with him …

Stray Cat Gave Birth to 7 Kittens and Dog Decides He Will Be Their New Dad

Two weeks after Terra the stray cat came to her new foster home, her belly started to grow. A week later they heard noises coming from the cat …

Babysitting

7 quirky cat behaviors and what they mean

My temperamental calico, Harlem, is one of them.<p>And while she's the only one I have, she embodies many of the most common, and most perplexing, cat stereotypes.<p>So why does she — and the tens of millions of cats like her — act that way?<p>In honor of National Pet Day, here are some explanations, backed …

12 Facts About Pets and Pet Ownership for National Pet Day

It goes without saying that for pet owners, every day is National Pet Day—but the official holiday is held on April 11 every year. The first National …

Zoology

Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan Cleared in Animal Cruelty Investigation

<i>Dog Whisperer</i> star Cesar Millan has been cleared in an animal cruelty investigation, his attorney and the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s …

Supermarket adapts its trolleys so dogs can ride up front on the weekly shop

Can we just double back to the pet food aisle please driver?<p>Instead of being left outside on the street, dogs can now help out with the weekly shop …

Leonardo DiCaprio Keeps Up the Fight to Save the World's Wild Tigers – and Gets the First Good News About the Species in a Century

Now that’s wild.<p>Leonardo DiCaprio has been standing firm in his commitment to help preserve the world’s wildlife and endangered species. And now, the …

Wildlife

Russian museum's newest employee is a big orange cat named Maray

April Fools' jokes can go wrong, but sometimes they go so, so right.<p>Serpukhov Historical and Art Museum decided to get in on the pranking action by …

Museums

‘Animal rights’ campaigners urge Germans to put pork in Halal sections of supermarkets

Campaigners on social media are encouraging Germans to place pork in the Halal sections of supermarkets, citing the unethical killing of animals. But …

Cat exercise wheel

This is not a hamster.(I could stare at that all day.)Cat owners among you with hard floor coverings will recognise the eldritch skittering of tiny …

Raspberry Pi

My Crowdfunding Campaign: A cat mansion for $799

<i>Welcome to On Small Business’s series spotlighting interesting crowdfunding campaigns. Every week, we’ll feature a new company or individual attempting to raise money through these new online portals.</i><p><b>Who:</b> Michael Gibbs, 58, a retired procurement manager for mills that make wood products and</b> …

Crowd Funding

Canine Coasties: Meet the Coast Guard Dogs That Just Finished Helicopter Training

Evy and Ricky are not the average household pets.<p>These dogs are dutifully serving in the U.S. Coast Guard as explosive detection dogs.<p>Just this week, …

SCPA: Dog With Muzzle Taped Shut Found On Montauk Highway

<i>Authorities on Long Island are offering a $2,000 reward in a case involving a German shepherd found with its muzzle taped shut. (Credit: Suffolk SCPA)</i><p>…

This Wonderful Hospital Allows Pets To Visit Their Poorly Owners

That's it. We're moving to Canada.<p>When you're in hospital, sometimes the one thing you want is familiarity - and occasionally that means a cuddle …

People, pets meet at unique cafe[1]

A canine-themed cafe has opened in Los Angeles where people can pet, play with and even choose to adopt dogs.<p>Sarah Wolfgang, founder of The Dog Cafe, …

Pets

Vet bills: are they making you sick as a dog?

We have found vastly differing prices around the country, and a troubling refusal to reveal what those charges are<p>Are vets routinely overcharging animal lovers, masking their fees and making it near impossible for owners to shop around? Research by Guardian Money has found that prices for basic …

Pets

Adoptapalooza Celebrates ASPCA's 150th Anniversary

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)–</b> New York’s Kindest turned out in droves to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the ASPCA at Adoptapalooza, the twice yearly …

Pets

Pet Parade: Last Hope K9 Rescue

BOSTON (CBS) — Three dogs up for adoption from Last Hope K9 Rescue were featured on the Pet Parade Sunday morning.<p>Ariel is the mother of five puppies …

Pets

Lap of Love franchisees offer palliative veterinary care

Junior has only a few months to live, but the spunky 8-year-old tuxedo cat will die at home, surrounded by his humans and his favorite blankets, …

University of Pennsylvania

What They Get When They Let Their Dog 'Raise' the Kitty...

Ever since their Tamaskan dog picked his feline buddy from a shelter, the two have been joined at the hip. There's rarely a moment that they aren't …

Pets

Old pets are like sad, beautiful music. Is it selfish to enjoy them?

The more they age, the more you have to ask: when is our desire to hold on to them outweighed by the magnitude of their suffering?<p>For the last 17 years, my most perfect companion has been a seal-point Siamese cat named Juan Carlos I, a blue-eyed, magically soft cross between a toy baby seal and a …

Immune System

Old Dog Who Was Last Of Nearly 600 Animals To Be Adopted Gets Hero’s Sendoff

Angel went to the shelter thinking she might adopt a cat. She even brought a little cat carrier with her, just in case.<p>But when she arrived at the …