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Monthly Archives: February 2019


Man Rescues Drowning Prairie Dog

(ANIMAL RESCUE/ANIMAL VIDEOS) In this heartwarming video, witness a heroic man rescue a baby prairie dog from drowning in a pool. We need more people like this in the world--don't you agree? -- Global Animal

8 Paw-sitive Facts For World Spay Day

(PETS/CATS AND DOGS) Today is the 20th annual World Spay Day—a day meant to shine a light on the positives of spaying and neutering your pets. Spaying/neutering your pet can help save his or her life, as typically spayed/neutered animals live a healthier and longer life. World Spay Day gives communities of animal lovers a unique opportunity to save thousands of animals. Typically, stray cats and dogs who are not spayed or neutered will be put down in a local shelter. By participating in World Spay Day, communities are helping lower the rate of pet euthanasia.— Global Animal

Dog Doesn’t Understand How Glass Table Works

(FUNNY DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Dogs don't always understand how glass works. But then again, humans tend to walk into glass doors all the time! -- Global Animal

Pet Tech: Giving Your Pet A Better Quality Of Life

(PETS/PET CARE) Most pet parents view their animals as family members, but with our busy work schedules, it can be difficult to give our beloved companions the attention they deserve. Luckily technology is on our side, and it's helping us give our pets a better quality of life. For instance, there are dozens of tech-smart products available to assist with our pets' basic needs, in addition to their exercise, comfort, and of course, fun! There are also several dog-walking and daycare service apps for while you're away. View the infographic below for more on how technology is lending a helping paw to our furry friends. -- Global Animal

Meat-Free Monday: Nordic Winter Vegetable Soup

(MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) With cold winter weather looming, warm up with this hearty Nordic Winter Vegetable Soup for this week's Meat-Free Monday. This simple vegetarian soup is chock-full of seasonal herbs and nutrient-rich root vegetables like parsnips, celery root, baby spinach, leeks, thyme, and bay leaves. As always, happy eating! -- Global Animal

Killer Whales Join Swimmer

(OCEANS/AMAZING ANIMAL VIDEOS) Orcas are some of the most fearsome predators of the sea--there's a reason they're called "killer whales," after all. But when a New Zealand woman drew the attention of a pod of orca whales, something incredible happened. Watch as they surround her, twisting and turning whimsically below as she gracefully swims around. -- Global Animal

Hungry Stingray Jumps Onto Ramp For Food

(OCEANS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) Watch what happens when a hungry stingray jumps from the water for some food, providing these tourists with an incredible experience during a trip to the Maldives. -- Global Animal

Guy Plays Piano For His Rescue Cats

(CATS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This guy has the sweetest evening routine with his rescue cats. Watch him play piano for them in this adorable video compilation. For more of Sarper Duman and his furry friends, follow them on Instagram. -- Global Animal

Most Popular Dog Breeds By State

(DOGS/DOG BREEDS) Did you know there are an estimated 90 million dogs living in U.S. households today? These breeds vary from large outdoor dogs like Labradors and Huskies, to smaller "apartment" dogs like Chihuahuas and Dachshunds. View the infographic below to see the most popular dog breeds by state--the results might surprise you! -- Global Animal

Baby Elephant Chases Birds

(WILDLIFE/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This clumsy baby elephant gets so excited chasing birds around, he can't keep his balance. -- Global Animal

Dog Loves His Daily Puppuccino

(FUNNY DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This dog named Max is Jodie Brooke's favorite customer. The Starbucks barista posted a video of her feeding her furry friend a Puppuccino through the drive-thru window--talk about work perks! -- Global Animal

Crikey! Australia’s Landmark Animal Testing Ban

(ANIMAL TESTING) In the latest major victory for animals, Australia has become the most recent country to ban animal testing for cosmetic products. In accordance with an agreement made with animal welfare group Humane Society International (HSI), the Australian Senate passed a bill--first introduced by the House of Representatives back in June 2017--effectively banning animal testing of industrial chemicals throughout the country. Read on to learn more about the country's decision to go cruelty-free and see how you can take a stand against animal testing. -- Global Animal

Love Your Pet Day: Furry Friends Steal The Show

(PETS/PET LOVERS) Did you know February 20 is Love Your Pet Day--aka every "fur child's" favorite holiday? Today is a day dedicated to the special relationship we share with our beloved pets, so be sure to set aside some time to give your pets some extra TLC. Read on to see how pet lovers everywhere are celebrating National Love Your Pet Day, and don't forget to be extra generous with belly rubs, walks, treats, and playtime--not just today, but everyday! -- Global Animal

Tiniest Puppy Loves To Race Around On His Wheels

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This two-legged Chihuahua absolutely loves racing around on his 3D-printed wheels. Watch his heartwarming story unfold in the video clip above. For more of TurboRoo, follow him on Instagram. -- Global Animal