Current Pet News

July 19, 2016 - Issue 1315


This Routine Procedure Could Soon Become a Criminal Animal Cruelty Offense

cat declawing

July 19, 2016

It's the first time this has come up statewide in the US. What's already law in Australia and several European countries, and even some California cities, could soon become law across these other two US states. If it passes, will it lead to more euthanasia of healthy pets, as those against the proposed law argue?

An Update on All Things Bees This Summer

honeybee

July 19, 2016

City bees have access to all the leftover soda they can drink, but do they indulge in this junk-food treat or prefer to snack on natural flower nectar? Researchers conducted a novel study to find out.

Beautiful Horses in Icelandic Field

Beautiful Horses in Icelandic Field

July 19, 2016

Moment of a lifetime, to encounter these beautiful, majestic horses in an Icelandic field.