What Disabled Dogs Can Teach Us
Injured dog is custom fit with dog cart to help her walk again read more

By: Barbara Techel
Category: Pets And Animals > Dogs

Gift of the Great Spirit to Man, the Dog
Native American folklore says that the Great Spirit felt the people on Earth needed a gift, so he gave them a special dog who is spiritual in heart. The special thing about the dog is that it was made without ego, a true God-given gift to mankind.
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By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Pets And Animals > Dogs

North Carolina's New Breed Ban for Dog Control
On December 5, 2011, Cumberland County Animal Control Board in North Carolina presented a proposal that would automatically register all bully breeds under a new breed ban. Dogs like Akitas, Huskies, Mastiffs, Pitbulls, Great Danes, German Shepherds, read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Pets And Animals > Dogs

New Breeds of Dogs at the Westminster
A two-day benched confirmation show, with qualified judges of New York's Westminster Dog Show at Madison Square Garden annually evaluating individual purebred breeds of dogs on how well that dog conforms to their breed standards, is going on read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Pets And Animals > Dogs

Love of the Lovable Zhu Zhu Hamster Pet
The 10th annual toy of 2009 is the Zhu Zhu pet, the top product of the year. Originated by a small company – Cepia LLC - with only 16 employees, this little plush and fuzzy battery-operated mini-hamster with a smart chip for artificial read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Pets And Animals > Getting A Pet

The 3rd Annual Al Dhafra Festival for Camels
Located in the Arabian Peninsula is Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates and its second largest city. But it also is known as the end location of the Bedouin caravans, taking part in the 2010 Beauty Pageant for Camels with a total read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Pets And Animals > Exotic

The Great Sandini
Getting a pet can be a stressful experience, for both the humans and the animals. We learned first hand how creative a dog can be to escape, especially when it has a history of abuse and scared in its new surroundings. read more

By: Kathy Harlin
Category: Pets And Animals > Getting A Pet

Migratory Routes of the Southern Elephant Seals
During non-breeding seasons, the southern elephant seals can be found throughout the southern oceans. But once the breeding season begins, the population will split into three divisions north of Antarctic's pack ice—South Georgia, Macquarie read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Pets And Animals > Ocean

The Fascinating Southern Elephant Seal
The southern elephant seal is considered one of the two species of elephant seals—the northern elephant seal and the southern elephant seal. Considered the largest member of the Carnivora order to have ever lived, its name is derived from its read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Pets And Animals > Ocean

Elephant Seals and Climate Change
Even though they spend most of their time at sea, the southern elephant seals are observed when they come ashore for many reasons—mating, giving birth, or molting. But when they are at the Troll Research Station in Antarctica, they are doing read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Pets And Animals > Ocean