Most recently published stories in Petlife.
I Dutch-Ovened Myself
First and foremost, I HATE the word "fart." I like to do it, but I HATE the word! So, expect all the insinuations of THAT WORD imaginable in my story.
How to Keep Your Dog Healthy
Here are ways you can help your dog prevent health problems. If you really want to do everything for your dog, follow these steps. It will help you to become your dog's health care champion!
A Best Friend
I’ll never forget the day I received the phone call... “Hello”, I answered. The other end of the line was a man “Hello, Melissa?. This is John. Your puppy is here.” I was ecstatic with excitement. I quickly run to my car driving off with the excitement of a child on Christmas morning. Thoughts of what my new puppy would be like rushed through my mind. Pure joy and excitement filled my soul.
The Cat Food Wars are Over
When JJ, my $3,000 street rescue, took me hostage in 2005 she was possibly six months old and pregnant. After she had her litter of five, I began feeding her tiny cans of Fancy Feast because those hungry little fiends were sucking the calories out of her as fast as she could inhale them. If either my partner or I moved in the general direction of the kitchen, a gray blur would whip past us and if we actually went into the kitchen we would find Miss JJ on the counter on her hind legs with her front paws on the cupboard door.
COVID-19 and Animals
It’s possible for some animals to become infected of COVID-19 virus through close contact with infected humans. Untill right now, data from OIE, there are 4 animals cases in the world was reported, 2 dogs in Hong Kong, a cat in Belgium and a tiger in US have tested positive to COVID-19 virus following close contact with infected humans.
A hawk in my heart
I was cruising toward Blackfriars Bridge, south to the beckoning Thames. I rise early for my permitted “one form of exercise a day” — cycling seems the best way to keep 2 metres apart and so I discover I am becoming a more confident cyclist. Disquieting, however, to feel proud of my improving skills, knowing they are thanks to the streets eerily emptied by COVID-19. Ordinarily the City would be thick with cars and trucks and buses, but not this morning, not any morning now.
Montana's Hoary Marmots
The Hoary Marmot, the largest of the North American sciurid rodents, is a fascinating, charismatic animal. Marmot population biology, their impact on the ecosystem, physiology and behavior is studied worldwide. The only holiday in the United States to be named after an animal is named for a marmot - Groundhog's Day. Closely related to tree squirrels, prairie dogs, and groundhogs, hoary marmots are the largest ground-dwelling squirrels in the world.
10 Amazing Animals You Need To Know Exist
There are some truly weird and wonderful creatures in this world, here are 10 of our favourites. The Mata Mata 1. Mata Mata
How to Keep a Happy Relationship Between You and Your Feline Friend?
The idea of having a cat is very exciting, they are generally great pets and do not require as much attention and care as other pets, like dogs, might need. When you get a cat as a pet, whether it is a kitten or an older cat, it is natural to want to bond with your new furry companion. However, with cats, this can be a long process because cats are very specific and they are not easy to instantly bond with.
The Hardest Goodbye
When my brother rescued Libby as a puppy and brought her home, my dad tried to return her to her previous owners four times. After that, he gave up and my brother trained her up to be the perfect dog. That’s how she became our nanny dog. She followed my sister and I everywhere, matched our every step and never took her eyes off of us. We ventured everywhere outside as kids, and wherever we went, Libby dutifully followed. When my mom called her back home, she would look between my sister and I and my mom, completely torn. She knew she had to listen to mom, but how could she leave the kids out by themselves?
Pet Safety During Hurricanes
Food. Activities. Gas. Transportation. These issues are vital to creating a legitimate hurricane plan for humans - but don’t forget to make plan for your pets, too!!
Men break lockdown rules in Spain to rescue six dolphins
Spain has been on a major lockdown for a number of weeks now during the COVID-19 pandemic. Only essential workers can work, people can only go out to shop for groceries or medication, or to walk their dogs. Going to the beach is out of the question.