Current Pet News

July 14, 2016 - Issue 1310


10 Mistakes to Avoid When Greeting a New Dog

10 Mistakes to Avoid When Greeting a New Dog

July 14, 2016

Nearly everyone makes the first mistake, it's hard not to! But how you act towards an unfamiliar dog - and its owner - goes a long way towards the new dog feeling you're 'safe' and he can trust you, and will help ensure positive meet-ups in the future.

Pet Care Benefits Kids With Type 1 Diabetes

Benefits of Pet Care

July 14, 2016

Children with type 1 diabetes must learn to carefully manage their health condition, a task that may be improved by owning a pet. Such children who helped care for a family pet had significantly better control of their diabetes, according to recent research.

Parrot Step Dances to Irish Music

Parrot Step Dances to Irish Music

July 14, 2016

Celtic music in the background, this lively parrot can step dance as well as moonwalk!