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Monthly Archives: March 2019

Dog Barks At Googly-Eyed Hand

(DOGS/FUNNY ANIMAL VIDEOS) Boxers have gained a reputation of being an excitable breed, but this pup who's afraid of a googly-eyed hand certainly takes the cake! -- Global Animal

Kittens Play Reverse Whack-A-Mole

(CATS/FUNNY ANIMAL VIDEOS) On this purr-fect Caturday, enjoy these kittens playing reverse whack-a-mole. -- Global Animal

Meet Scooty, A Disabled Dog Whose Pure Joy Is Infectious

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Introducing Super Scooty! Scooty was hit by a car in 2012 and left for dead in the streets of Mexico. Rescued by California’s Baja Dog Rescue, it's now been five years since her 'adoptaversary,’ and all you can do is smile when you see her living the life she deserves! For more of Scooty's adventures, follow her on Instagram. -- Global Animal

7 Basic Commands Every Dog Should Know

(DOGS/PET CARE) Our furry pals are an infinite source of joy and love, but no matter how much affection we share with them, it's critical to implement certain house rules and set behavioral expectations. After all, you want your pooch to be socialized, friendly with people and other animals, and you'll want to prevent any potential behavioral issues as they grow up. Of course, it’s best to start training as early as possible and teach them essential commands from early puppyhood, so they can develop a strong bond with you and understand your expectations early on. Take a look at these seven essential commands to teach your beloved pet from day one. -- Global Animal
Manatee, Conservation, Wildlife, Oceans

15 Amazing Manatee Facts For Manatee Appreciation Day

(INTERESTING ANIMAL FACTS/ABOUT ANIMALS) Manatees--sometimes referred to as the cows of the sea--are now considered to be a vulnerable species given there are less than 10,000 mature manatees left in the wild. They are a loving, adorable species who need our help. Check out these fun facts and see how you can help keep this species alive and well. — Global Animal

Paralyzed Pup Gets Wheelchair

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Watch as this rescue pup named Pigeon, who was paralyzed in a car crash, gets unbelievably excited to put on her wheelchair and go for a walk. A very special thanks to Eddie's Wheels for Pets, who made this custom chair for her. -- Global Animal

How To Camp With Your Dog

(DOGS/LIFE WITH PETS) Camping and hiking trips are so much better with man's best friend. But before you decide to take your dog with you, make sure to do the proper research so it will be a safe and enjoyable trip for all. Continue reading for helpful tips on how to camp with your dog--including researching where dogs are allowed, scheduling a pre-trip vet visit, as well as what you'll need to pack--from medical supplies to pick-up bags. -- Global Animal

Meat-Free Monday: Vegan Asparagus Risotto

(MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) Now that spring has finally sprung, enjoy recipes that make the most of this season's freshest ingredients like asparagus, carrots, greens, and beets. Made only with rice, asparagus, garden peas, some staples and herbs, this Vegan Asparagus Risotto is a healthy and easy spring dinner that your whole family will love. Sometimes simple food is the best food! As always, happy eating! -- Global Animal

Officer Saves Cold Dog—What Happens Next Will Warm Your Heart

(DOG RESCUE/ANIMAL VIDEOS) On a cold, rainy day just after Christmas, NYPD Officer Michael Pascale was on the job in Brooklyn when he spotted an abandoned dog, chained to a fence in the freezing rain. Pascale immediately jumped out of his car and ran to the shivering animal, who was soaking wet and huddled against the bracing wind. Just one look in the dog's eyes and Pascale knew it was love. He officially adopted the dog--now named Joey--and the pair are inseparable. -- Global Animal

Dog Or Kangaroo?

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Sometimes belly scratches make our pets react in odd ways. Take this Golden Retriever, for instance, who can't decide whether he's a dog or a kangaroo. For more of Goldenboy Banks, follow him on Instagram. -- Global Animal

Cat Avoids Being Hit By Cheese

(CATS/FUNNY ANIMAL VIDEOS) This clever cat is too slick for the cheese tossing challenge--further proof that cat-like reflexes are a real thing. -- Global Animal

Why Are Brachycephalic Breeds Banned From Traveling On Airplanes?

(DOGS/PET TRAVEL) Traveling long distances can be much easier via air. But as a pet parent, you'll need to know about certain airline policies when it comes to boarding the plane with your furry friend. This is especially true if you have a cat or a dog who is considered a Brachycephalic breed. -- Global Animal

Springtime Means Amazing Butterflies! (GALLERY)

(ANIMAL PICTURES/BUTTERFLIES) Springtime is here, and along with the beautiful weather it brings...butterflies! Feast your eyes on this photo gallery of amazing winged beauties--from the most common to the rarest of butterfly species. These wonderful photos are sure to make you float like a butterfly, or at least stop and smell the roses! — Global Animal

No More Cages For This Rescued Greyhound

(RESCUE DOGS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) Bodhi is one of approximately 200 greyhounds bred for and discarded by the racing industry. He spent three years at a canine blood bank called Hemopet, where he was caged for up to 23 hours a day and bled every 10 to 14 days. But ever since he was adopted last year, he's finally able to go to the beach, run with other dogs at the park, go for walks in the woods, play with toys, snuggle under a blanket, and bask in love and affection, which he was denied for years. -- Global Animal