Nicole Guyett

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Fur flies as cheating allegations levelled in pet competition

An “arrogant” Australian bulldog named Biggie has received a dramatic boost in votes in a prestigious pet pageant, as controversy surrounding the …

Microwaves aren't worse than stoves and calories are NOT more 'fattening' at night: The 10 most common diet myths busted

With new fads and 'must-have' products launching into the diet industry each day, it can be a challenge to know what is truly a 'healthy' option.<p>And …

'He's very special to me': Pet 'mini-pig' grows into giant

A mum of four who craved a cute piglet for a pet has been has been blown away by the growth of the little hog into a 114kg giant therapy pet.<p>Marcela …

Cute Animals

Dogs Use 19 Signals to Tell Us What They Want

AnimalsDomesticated<p>These are the gestures our pets use to tell us they want food, toys, and love.<p>AnimalsDomesticated<p>Most of the time, you can tell when your dog wants your attention. Fido might roll over in an attempt to get you to scratch him, or he might paw at your leg when begging for food.<p>A …

Stink over Boofhead the dog ends with $16,000 penalty for RSL club

A man and his assistance dog Boofhead have won a court battle against a New South Wales RSL club, which discriminated against the pair during a six-month feud over the bearded border collie’s “pungent” smell and appearance.<p>The Jervis Bay RSL club on Friday was ordered to pay more than $16,000 in …

Wales

Man catches dog poo drop culprits

An Adelaide man, 'fed-up' with dog walkers leaving their dog droppings on the verge of his property, has taken matters into this own hands.<p>Steve …

7 Weight Loss Strategies That Actually Worked For Real People

Losing weight is difficult. Sometimes the best form of inspiration is to hear what has really worked for other people with the same goal.<p>The answer …

Weight Loss

5 Cute Animal Pictures To End The Week: From Tiny Flamingos To A Very Podgy Cat

Happy Friday :)<p>This week has been a bit grey after what felt like a very long (and sometimes unbearably hot) heatwave took over much of the UK.<p>So to …

Cute

Australia's Most Horrifying Animals

Image: iStock<p>Australia is notorious for its menagerie of venomous and man-eating animals. While most foreigners are aware of the saltwater croc, …

Zoology

Ten habits of people who lose weight and keep it off

Most people who diet will regain 50 per cent of the lost weight in the first year after losing it. Much of the rest will regain it in the following …

Weight Loss

Wild Mother Horse Desperately Tries To Protect Her Baby From Government Workers

"You can see her struggling — and then they push her into the trap."<p>A herd of wild horses galloped hard as helicopters relentlessly chased them. But …

Woman Spots Frightened Street Cat — Then Realizes He's Deaf And Blind

She spent months trying to help him — and he made the most incredible transformation ❤️️😻<p>Ceren Kiran Tatli and her husband are huge animal lovers, …

Pets

5 Exercises to Strengthen Your Wrists and Prevent Getting Injured

Our wrists are key joints, particularly when it comes to some of our favorite fitness moves: burpees, push-ups, planks, mountain climbers, pull-ups, Downward-Facing Dogs, and many more. Where we concentrate on the muscle groups they support, such as the arms and shoulders, we often neglect the …

Workouts

Please Adopt Bruno, the World's Most High-Maintenance Cat

"Yes, I know I am EXTRA."<p>Are you looking for a pet who requires a shit ton of attention? One who only likes to be pet in very specific places and drink water in very specific rooms? If this sounds like the level of responsibility you need in your life, we'd like to introduce you to Bruno, the …

Pets

Send us your cute pooch pics for National Dog Day 2018 and win a professional photo shoot

National Dog Day 2018 is just around the corner and we're launching a competition to find the Cutest Pooch in Huddersfield.<p>Whether you've got a …

Pets

Choupette Turns 7 — With Claws Out

Karl Lagerfeld's famous pet shared some catty birthday advice on Instagram.<p><b>HIDDEN CLAWS</b>: Did Choupette, Karl Lagerfeld’s famous pet cat, turn 7 years …

Social Media

SUPERPOWER DOGS IMAX Teaser Shows Canine Heroes in Action

Sometimes, everyone needs a hero. And when called upon, our faithful canine companions can be more impactful than any big screen superhero. Next …

Dog Trancing — What Is It and Why Does Your Dog Do It?

Also called “ghost-walking” or “weed-walking,” trancing (is that even a word?) refers to a behavior in which some dogs walk — no, creep — …

Dogs

Southwest Airlines Limits Emotional Support Animals to Cats and Dogs

Mini horses are allowed as trained service animals, too.<p>Hundreds of thousands of passengers—like those with severe flight-induced anxiety—need the assistance of emotional support animals (ESAs) each year. But after the number of ESAs on flights jumped more than 50 percent to 751,000 <i>in a single …

Good Boy!: A Dog That Pretends To Be A Motorcycle

This is a video of motocross rider Greg Vannorden's family husky Brodie demonstrating his ability to transform into a motorcycle when Greg straddles …

Pets

This Thicc, Lazy, High Maintenance, Incredibly Well-Hydrated Cat Is Up For Adoption

This is Bruno, and he's a 25-pound cat who's currently up for adoption at the Wright-Way Rescue Adoption Center in Morton Grove, Illinois.<p>The …

Pets

Clever Dog Always Asks People For Coins To Buy Himself Treats At The Store

"As soon as I arrived, he scratched my leg with his little paw."<p>Serch Vazquez works as a supervisor for a bottled water distributor in Mexico City. …

Shelter Dog Finally Gets A Home — But Is Forced To Live In Tiniest Backyard

“The dog was weak, starving, totally emaciated, could hardly hold his head up.”<p>In April, Regina Vlasek saw a photo on Facebook she couldn’t look away …

Animal Rescue

The one exercise that will trim down your thigh fat

True story: it's not squats.<p>How <i>do</i> you lose fat off your thighs? Most people have parts of their body they'd most like to trim down, and thighs are a common one for women (especially in summer, because... chafing.)<p>Because we know it's (sadly) not possible to self-select an area for fat to shed with …

Weight Loss

14 Agility Drills For People Over 40

Feel like an athlete again with moves that build speed, reaction time, and conditioning.<p>Basketball isn’t just a “young man’s game.” Neither is ice hockey, tennis, touch football, or martial arts. In fact, there’s no sport or leisure activity you should have to give up completely just because you’re …

Exercise

If You Want to Lose Weight, This Fat-Loss Pyramid Shows What's Most Important

Experts used to tell us to do hours of cardio to lose weight, but now fitness trainers agree that cardio isn't necessary, and the hunger caused by strenuous cardio could actually cause weight gain. This is great news if you despise cardio, because the pyramid above designed by NASM-certified …

Muscle

Ricochet, the surfing therapy dog, is the canine ambassador for surfers with disabilities

It’s been 10 years since Ricochet the surf dog first spontaneously hopped on a surfboard with Patrick Ivison, a quadriplegic teen, sparking a video …

Disability

What’s the Difference Between Service Dogs, Emotional Support Dogs and Therapy Dogs?

By Victoria Schade<p>It takes more than a patch and vest to make a service dog.<p>Although it’s easy to assume that service dogs, emotional support animals …

Dogs

People have bonded with canines for centuries — and science can help explain why dogs are humans' best friend

1/<p>Humans' bonds with canine companions date back centuries, to when nomadic hunters first interacted with wolves.<p>The exact timeline for dog …

Pets

Feisty Felines Begin Pre-Season Training for Kitten Bowl

There’s no downtime for these feisty felines, who are already training for the upcoming football season.<p>Even though these cats don’t technically need …