Monthly Archives: October 2017

Meat-Free Monday: Slime Smoothies

(MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) Here's a Halloween-inspired recipe to celebrate today's Meat-Free Monday: Slime Smoothies! This is a smoothie that even the kids will love--healthy, but gooey! Happy Halloween and happy eating! — Global Animal

Pup-kin Spice Latte: Sometimes Our Furry Friends Need A PSL Too!

(DOGS/PETS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) As it turns out, everyone's favorite fall drink isn’t just for humans anymore. This dog-friendly twist on a pumpkin spice latte is so good, you'll probably want to woof some down yourself! -- Global Animal

The Kind Of Dog Parent I’m Trying To Be

(DOGS/PETS/FUNNY ANIMAL VIDEOS) This is the kind of pet parent we're all trying to be! For more of internet personality Brittany Furlan, follow her on Twitter and Instagram. -- Global Animal

Thank Your Pet For These Modern Marvels

(PETS/ANIMAL SCIENCE) While it's easy to note the emotional impact pets have on humans, these animal companions have also influenced the science world on many occasions, being the inspiration behind numerous modern marvels and scientific breakthroughs. Read on to unveil how dogs and cats have provided creative inspiration for some of the most recognizable products in our society, such as Velcro and road reflectors. — Global Animal

Bunny Doesn’t Like Splashes

(PETS/RABBITS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This bathing bunny either loves or hates splashing around in the tub. What do you think? -- Global Animal

The Case For Crocodile Tears: Do Animals Cry?

(ANIMAL BEHAVIOR/WILDLIFE) Is it possible for animals to cry? Many are asking this question after photos surfaced of a baby elephant in China named Zhuang-zhang who was reportedly crying after his mother inexplicably attacked him—perhaps as a result of her life spent in captivity. Animal behaviorists believe that animals can and do cry, equating the phenomenon to the cries of human infants. Much like human babies, animals most likely cry from emotions such as stress and the need for contact. Read the article below for more on the science of animal emotions. — Global Animal

French Bulldog Gets A Bath

(CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS/PUPPIES/DOGS) This French Bulldog puppy blissfully bathing is a dream come true! -- Global Animal

Leaked Footage Of What Batman Does In His Spare Time

(FUNNY DOGS/PETS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Have you ever wondered what Batman does in his spare time? Well, look no further! -- Global Animal

Meat-Free Monday: Coconut Curry Soup With Sweet Potato Noodles

(MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) Celebrate the flavors of fall with this week's Meat-Free Monday recipe. This easy vegan coconut curry soup is made extra creamy with a hearty cauliflower and cashew cream. Top it off with sweet potato noodles for a gluten-free meal that is also paleo-friendly! As always, happy eating! -- Global Animal

What You Should Know About Doggy Day Care

(DOGS/PET CARE) How does your dog spend his/her day while you're at work or away from home? If you want your pooch to maximize his/her idle hours, consider enrolling them in doggy day care. If matriculated at a well-run center, your dog will become better behaved, friendlier toward other dogs, and return home in better physical shape. Read further to learn more about the benefits of dog day care and how to inspect potential doggy havens. — Global Animal

Dogs Being Scaredy Cats

(ANIMAL VIDEO/CATS & DOGS) Don't be such a scaredy cat! Cats are capable of stopping a dog dead in his tracks no matter how badly he/she wants past. Check out this dramatic compilation of sweet dogs who are absolutely terrified of walking past cats. — Global Animal

Get These Household Items Away From Your Pets

(PET CARE/CATS AND DOGS) Our pets are our family. However, many animal guardians do not realize the products we use in daily life to maintain our health and home can have disastrous consequences if ingested by our animal companions. Several everyday supplies have debilitating and even fatal side effects if consumed by our furry friends. Below is a list of household items to avoid when considering the health of your beloved dog or cat. — Global Animal

Corgi Reunites With Twisty Slide

(CUTE DOGS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) Buddy the Corgi's family had to move away from the puppy's favorite twisty slide. Watch him have the time of his life after they took him back for a surprise visit. — Global Animal

Why Walking Your Pet Is A Must

(CATS & DOGS/PET HEALTH) Ever wonder what it's like to be stuck in a house for nine or more hours a day? Cooping up your dog or even your cat for extended periods of time without multiple long walks a day can seriously affect your pet's health. Overeating due to idle time is a major reason why cats and dogs become overweight. Taking your pet out for 30 minutes to an hour daily can not only drastically improve their girth, but their mood and personality, too. Read more on why it's important to exercise your four-legged friends. — Global Animal