TEST TUBE PUPPIES

(Image credit: Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine) Researchers from Cornell University and Smithsonian Institution in the U.S. announced on Wednesday that for the first time in history, they have successfully delivered a litter of seven healthy puppies conceived through in vitro fertilisation (IVF). The litter of puppies have different mothers and fathers of various…

SINGAPORE GOVERNMENT TO BUILD NEW HOMES FOR ANIMAL SHELTERS AND PET FARMS

The Singapore government will build facilities at Sungei Tengah for about 40 animal welfare groups and pet farms and these facilities will be leased to the organisations for monthly rentals, said the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) in a statement yesterday. In a statement, AVA explained that the new homes will have two storeys and…

VETS URGE PET LOVERS TO RECONSIDER BUYING FLAT-FACED DOGS DUE TO HEALTH PROBLEMS

(Photo credit: Instagram @gunnarandaspens.world) Whilst many perceive the wrinkly faces of flat-faced pooches as appealing and adorable, in reality, dogs with short muzzles are predisposed to a plethora of serious and often life-threatening health problems, such as tracheal collapse (obstruction of the airways), heart disease, ulcers, and skin infections. According to data collected from the…

INUKA THE POLAR BEAR MIGHT BE PUT DOWN

(Photo credit: Wildlife Reserves Singapore Facebook) Inuka as a cub with his mother, Sheba. (Photo credit: Wildlife Reserves Singapore Facebook) When the news of Inuka’s deteriorating health became public, many Singaporeans were undeniably devastated. Born on 26 December 1990, Inuka is Singapore’s resident polar bear and the first to be born in the tropics. Even though his…

Develops your Dog’s “Hidden Intelligence” To eliminate bad behaviorand Create the obedient, well-behaved pet of your dreams…

Dear Fellow Dog Lover, My name is Adrienne Farricelli, I’m a professional CPDT-KA certified dog trainer, and for the last 10 years I’ve been helping people to eliminate bad behaviors in dogs and train well behaved, obedient, loving pets…by showing them how to bring out the ‘hidden intelligence’ inside their dog. Every dog without exception – has a hidden intelligence inside. It’s an…

5 UNIQUE PET INSTAGRAM ACCOUNTS YOU SHOULD FOLLOW

1. Jonathon the raccoon (@jonathontheraccoon) Keeping a raccoon as a pet might seem very out of the norm, but Jonathon assures that he’s just like any other pet. Jonathon was rescued after his mom was killed in a car accident and when his paw-rents tried calling for animal control, no one came so they decided…

OUT OF THIS WORLD

Delicious droidJust as BB-8 was a trusty assistant to Resistance X-wing fighter pilot Poe, he’ll become Fido’s best bud. Craft your own little BB-8 treat dispenser out of styrofoam balls and coloured markers, and cut a little hole at the bottom to make room for your furkid’s favourite snack. Tip: Join the two parts with small…

KEEP CALM AND CARRY ON

1. Meloni Coco Tutti Sora Pet Carrier (left) How comfortable and safe is it for my pet? Is it sturdy and ergonomic? Is it easy to carry around? How many openings does it have? from furrplay.comPrice: $260 Features: With three linear sleeves lining the front of the bag and two hidden pockets, this faux leather bag boasts…

Football-Themed Super Bowl Party Treats for Dogs

1. Peanut Butter ‘Football’ Chomps Peanut butter is an American staple. These cookies are a rustic and natural, not overly sweet treat- but just ‘right’ for your pet and you. These are football shaped touch down delicious. HOW TO: Preheat oven to 350. INGREDIENTS NEEDED: 1 & 1/2 C Flour, 1 & 1/2 C Oats, 2/3 C…