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Monthly Archives: November 2018

This Pug Cafe Is A Dog Lover’s Dream

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This pug cafe in Kyoto, Japan, is every dog lover's dream! Here, you can enjoy a cup of coffee, chill with your furry, flat-faced friends, and generally have a great time. -- Global Animal
Being exposed to dogs early in life can decrease one's risk of asthma by 13%.

The Relationship Between Your Dog & Your Home

(PET CARE/DOGS) Making your home a safe place for everyone takes thought and preparation. No doubt, you've probably considered safety gates to block pets' access to certain rooms. You're also careful about opening outside doors. But have you ever considered the indoor air quality of your home? Pets not only contribute to this issue, but they can also suffer from the effects at the same time. Read on to learn more about indoor air quality and pet health. -- Global Animal

Cat Jumps Into Bean Bag

(FUNNYS CATS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This cat jumping into a bean bag chair resembles actual footage of many of us as soon as we get home from work. -- Global Animal

The Long Road To Recovery: Camp Fire Survivors Reunite With Their Families

(ANIMAL RESCUE) Those who miraculously survived the devastating wildfires throughout Northern and Southern California now face the equally difficult task of reuniting with their loved ones--including their beloved pets. First responders across the state have rescued thousands of injured and displaced animals--many found burned and dazed, sitting in the ashes of their former homes. A number of animals are still recovering from injuries including smoke inhalation, dehydration, and severe burns, while veterinarians, rescue groups, and volunteers are working tirelessly to reunite healthy pets with their humans. Read on for more on the Camp Fire rescue efforts and see how you can help below. -- Global Animal

Holy Cow! Meet Knickers, The Enormous Australian Cow

(COWS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) This enormous Holstein-Friesian named Knickers is making headlines after his caretaker, a cattle farmer named Geoff Pearson, unofficially declared him Australia's biggest steer. The 7-year-old cow stands at a whopping 76 inches tall, weighs over 3,000 pounds, and was originally purchased "as a ‘coach’—an animal that could take charge of the herd and show them the ropes of life on the farm.” Luckily for Knickers, he never stopped growing and his immense size forever saved him from the slaughterhouse. The standout steer is expected to live out the rest of his days peacefully among his much smaller peers. -- Global Animal

Meat-Free Monday: Creamy Winter Squash Soup

(MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) This creamy vegan squash soup is ideal for cold winter days. Filled with veggies and a variety of unique flavors, it's so savory and the perfect winter comfort food. The best part? This soup can last for days and is just as good as leftovers as it is fresh! As always, happy eating! -- Global Animal

Here’s A Basket Of Baby Sloths To Brighten Up Your Monday

(WILDLIFE/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) What's better than a basket of baby sloths? Nothing! Couldn't you just stare at them all day long? -- Global Animal

Herd Of Elk Rescued After Falling Through Ice

(ANIMAL RESCUE/ANIMAL VIDEOS) When an entire herd of elk fell through thin ice, these brave people raced to save them all. Watch the heartwarming rescue in the video clip above. -- Global Animal

Dog Loves Getting Vacuumed

(DOGS/FUNNY ANIMAL VIDEOS) While most dogs are scared of vacuum cleaners, this dog seems to welcome them. Watch Bamei, a 9-year-old Pug-Pekingese mix, get the massage of a lifetime by a Dyson V7 cordless vacuum. -- Global Animal

Bearded Dragon & Kitten Share Inseparable Bond

(CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS/PETS) Mr. Baby the cat and Miss Charles the bearded dragon share an inseparable bond. When the two first met, Baby sniffed Miss Charles and rubbed his face against hers, and it was love at first sight! -- Global Animal

10 Reasons To Gobble For Turkeys

(THANKSGIVING/ANIMAL FACTS) Thanksgiving is finally here, and people around the country are stuffing their bellies with turkey. These birds certainly get the short end of the stick on this national holiday, but they actually aren't the dumb birds people believe them to be. For instance, did you know turkeys flirt in order to gain the attention of the opposite sex? And they are sensitive birds who, like us, have mood swings. Continue reading for more turkey traits and learn how they communicate, or talk turkey, and many other reasons to give these birds a break this Thanksgiving Day. — Global Animal

Humpback Whale Gives Thanks To Divers

(OCEANS/WHALE RESCUE) PACIFIC OCEAN — When a humpback whale became entangled in hundreds of yards of nets and fishing line, she was lucky to be spotted by a caring fisherman. Rescuers arrived and spent hours cutting her free. Read below to see how the whale thanked each diver individually! And from all of us here at Global Animal, we hope you are fortunate enough to be surrounded by people who help you get untangled from anything that binds you. And may you always know the joy of receiving and giving love to animals around the globe. Wishing you all a Happy Thanksgiving! — Global Animal

Sometimes Puppies Need To Relax Too

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) It can be a ruff world out there. Check out this chilled-out German Shepherd puppy relaxing in his backyard pool after a long day. -- Global Animal

Meat-Free Monday: Savory Pumpkin Tart

(MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) This savory vegan pumpkin tart is perfect for Thanksgiving. For the crust, all you need is a pumpkin, some puff pastry, a red onion, and some rosemary. If you can’t find a hokkaido pumpkin at any local market or store, you can also use a sugar or small pie pumpkin. While the tart is baking, make the scrumptious garlic-cashew sauce to drizzle on top. As always, happy eating! -- Global Animal