New Yorker Sentenced to Prison for Exotic Cat Trafficking; some were of the same breed that was released on Royal Oak

ROYAL OAK, Mich. – A New York man was sentenced to prison for trafficking exotic African cats, some of which were the same breed as those he escaped from a house in royal oak last weekauthorities said. Cats run away in Royal Oak A Royal Oak Woman five tickets were issued after four African caracal … Read more

Do you have difficulties taking care of your animal? Help is out there | Pets

It’s not hard to empathize with that homeless woman from Wisconsin who was undergoing chemotherapy and whose beloved dog, Baby Girl, had reportedly been turned away by an animal shelter when he tried to abandon her. In a moment of desperation, the woman tied her dog to a fire hydrant and called the police to … Read more

Massive study of domestic dogs shows breed doesn’t predict behavior

Swimming is for dogs: Research shows that the dog’s breed does not predict behavior, such as enthusiasm for a dog paddle.Credit: Kay MacCoubrey/Getty Dog enthusiasts have long assumed that a dog’s breed shapes its temperament. But a large study comparing the behavior and ancestry of more than 18,000 dogs found that while ancestry affects behavior, … Read more

Labradors are still the number 1 dog breed in the US, but poodles are gaining popularity

Labrador retrievers continue to tug harder on the hearts of dog lovers in the US, but poodles just strutted back into the american kennel clubthe five most popular dog breeds for the first time in almost a quarter of a century. The club’s annual popularity rankings came out Tuesday, drawn from more than 800,000 purebred … Read more

People are giving up their pets in lockdown, so the Lost Dogs Home is hosting a large breed adoption drive

Domenica Bambino has been looking to add a dog to her family for some time. “We’ve thought about getting a dog for years,” he said. “I just think it’s a lovely way for kids to get out into nature a little more, spend less time in front of screens and be able to interact with … Read more