Happy news about animals

October, 2011

Who said you need two legs to dress up for Halloween? From a Dachshund hot dog to a Samba-wearing Chow Chow, CTVNews.ca takes a look at the costumed canines from around the world. woof woof (click here to see the pictures)

Most equine veterinarians, at least those who are American Association of Equine Practitioners members, work with nonracing performance horses during their years of training and competition. These animals compete in a wide range of athletic activities encompassing everything from rodeo to dressage to endurance riding. To better assist its members, the AAEP has developed guidelines […]

by JetSetCD Early in September, American Airlines hired a pet detective. While that sounds hilarious, the reason for the new hire is decidedly not; American accidentally lost a cat traveling with a passenger at New York’s JFK Airport back in August (the cat’s cage door came open). Since then, airport staff have been keeping their […]

By KERRY MCQUEENEY He must have thought it was the chase of his life. And it very nearly did cost him his life when Ben the springer collie-cross tumbled 120 feet over a cliff – and survived. The one-year-old dog was in hot pursuit of a deer when he plunged over a cliff at Durlston […]

By Swindon Advertiser It is like that famous a scene from Walt Disney’s The Jungle Book as they troop contentedly along the red dusty trail in ones and twos, ears flapping in the midday heat. I can almost hear that song as they pass: “Hup two three four, keep it up two three four.” OK, […]

By Bob Seeley AKRON, Ohio – What’s the last thing you might expect to see walking the halls of a hospital? If you said a horse, you’d be wrong if you were at Akron Children’s Hospital Thursday morning. Petie the pony visitied patients at their bedsides to warm the hearts of children and their families. […]




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