Pet travel hazards and safety tips revealed

Source: BREA, Calif., April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Every year a huge number of pets go with their families in the midst of a furlough, and with summer drawing closer, Across the country reminds pet darlings ... Read More

The New Rules of Flying With Your Pet

Source:;_ylt=AwrXnCBBJQJdkRcAJsDQtDMD;_ylu=X3oDMTEyMWJja3VzBGNvbG8DZ3ExBHBvcwM0BHZ0aWQDQjgzMjBfMQRzZWMDc3I- By Barbara Peterson,Consumer Reports If you’re thinking of taking a pet along on your next flight, be prepared. This summer you’ll face new restrictions on flying with ... Read More

America’s Most Pet-Friendly Companies of 2019

Source: “Studies have shown how pets can have a positive impact on our own health and wellbeing – from lowering resting blood pressure to reducing stress – but now people are thinking about how those benefits translate to the work environment,” Dr. ... Read More

Alternatives to flying with your pet — and how to keep them safe when you can’t avoid it

In 2010, Pepper and Nikki Moustaki embarked on a European ad­ven­ture that did not involve one plane ride. The pair sailed round trip from New York to Southampton, England, on the Queen Mary 2 and bounced around Germany, Belgium, France and the Netherlands in cars and trains. During their two-month stay in Paris, they relied on their feet ... Read More

Pet owners have ‘duty to care’ under new amendments to Hong Kong’s animal cruelty laws

Owners will have to ensure their dogs and cats are fed, cared for and given adequate medical attention in measures to come into force in 2021Food and health minister Sophia Chan says law enforcement will be given greater power to intervene in suspected cruelty cases Dogs from the House of Joy and Mercy, a shelter that houses old and ... Read More

Taking Your Dog on a Plane Just Got Harder

These days, fewer airlines are willing to accept certain breeds, and getting your pet from one part of the world to another can be pricey.As a brachycephalic breed, bulldogs like Bua Loy aren't welcome on many airlines.CreditAlexander Lim As a brachycephalic breed, bulldogs like Bua Loy aren't welcome on many airlines.CreditCreditAlexan... Read More

The RSPCA isn’t impressed with you walking your cats on leads, guys

In an ideal world, they roam free, staking out the house and coming and going through a cat flap as they please. But this isn’t an ideal world, and many felines are living more of a dog’s life, stuck in city flats or houses without cat flaps, bored indoors, twiddling their claws and contemplating whether or not to sh*t on the carpet ... Read More

LTFRB: Pets are now allowed inside public utility vehicles

Great news for pet owners in the Philippines. The Philippine Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has announced that pets are now allowed in public modes of transportation. According to the agency, it has amended a provision in Memorandum Circular No. 2011-004 with MC 2019-019, and is now allowing pets to ... Read More

Piglet cafe opens in Tokyo

(CNN) — Cat cafes are practically ubiquitous these days. So how can Japan up the ante? A piglet cafe. Mipig, a coffee shop that is also home to adorable piglets, opened in the Meguro ward of Tokyo in March. A spokesperson for Mipig says that the cafe is home to mini-pigs or "teacup piglets," aka piggies so small they can fit into ... Read More

Best Friends Animal Adoption Day at Singapore Zoo

Every animal deserves love. Give these pets a second chance and a loving home! Animal Presentations and Talks 10.30 AM - 2.30 PM 11 MAY 2019 Participate in talks by local Animal Welfare Groups and catch exciting animal presentations. Performance by Jack & Rai 12 PM – 12.45 PM 11 MAY 2019 Catch a performance ... Read More