June 2017

Pet Therapy Dogs Bring Happiness to Patients at Royal Trinity Hospice

By | 2017-06-01T19:14:32+00:00 June 1st, 2017|

Royal Trinity Hospice in the United Kingdom has welcomed its very first pet therapy dog! This was initiated with the means to bring about both comfort and companionship to the patients situated at the hospice, led by a black Labrador named Chilli and her owner Claire. Image Source: www.royaltrinityhospice.london The duo came to visit a lot of patients, and the patients in turn were happy enough to stroke [...]

April 2017

Boy With Vitiligo Gains Confidence Back After Befriending Dog With Same Skin Condition

By | 2017-04-18T12:53:51+00:00 April 18th, 2017|

Image Source: www.dailymail.co.uk A heartwarming moment was shared between a little boy from Arkansas who has been diagnosed with vitiligo and a dog who also suffers from the same skin condition. Boy With Vitiligo Gains Confidence Back After Befriending Dog With Same Skin Condition   Eight-year-old Carter Blanchard was diagnosed with vitiligo back in 2014, which is a skin condition that causes white patches to appear around his [...]

Disabled Dog Gets Company From His New Guinea Pig Best Friend

By | 2017-04-16T12:03:49+00:00 April 16th, 2017|

Image Source: www.today.com It seems that an unlikely friendship has once again sprouted among our animal friends, and this time it's a dog and guinea pig duo! Rex, the elderly and disabled boxer puppy has managed to make a new best friend in Smores, the cute little guinea pig. Wherever Rex wanders off to, Smores follows close behind or even jumps onto his pouch on Rex's wheelchair. [...]

March 2017

This Bulldog and Iguana are Adorable Best Friends

By | 2017-04-10T20:25:57+00:00 March 21st, 2017|

Image Source: www.digg.com Here's Stanley the bulldog and Romeo the iguana. They seem like they would be an unlikely duo, but are actually best of friends! Their owner posted a video, showing the two animals taking a nap with their heads touching and huddled together. The little canine wakes up from his sleep to adorably place his chin on top of the reptile's head as they fall back [...]

January 2017

X-Rays Reveal a Puppy that Swallowed an 8-inch Knife

By | 2017-04-10T20:28:12+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|

Image Source: PDSA via www.express.co.uk A recent report from Glasgow revealed that a little puppy named Macie managed to swallow a kitchen knife, and they even have the weirdest X-rays to prove it! Luckily, Macie the 12-week-old Staffordshire Bull Terrier, survived this bizarre incident with the help of her amazing vets. She was admitted to the People's Dispensary for Sick Animals' (PDSA's) emergency out-of-hours vet service in Glasgow [...]

December 2016

Dogs Found to Possess Episodic Memories, Just Like Humans

By | 2017-04-10T20:29:43+00:00 December 13th, 2016|

Image Source: www.vitalmag.eu A recent study has shown that man's best friend actually possesses very good memories and recalling skills. And not only this, but they could even share more cognitive abilities with us than what was previously thought! This study found that dogs can recall events that have occurred regardless if they were paying attention to them or not, suggesting that they do have episodic memories. These [...]