Current Pet News

July 27, 2017 - Issue 1688


These Stone-Age Dogs Are Still Popular in Europe, but a Rarity in the US

german spitz dog

July 27, 2017

The oldest breed of dog in Central Europe is almost unheard of in the US, and that's too bad. Appearing larger than they really are, these fluffy beauties are generally friendly with other dogs, cats and humans, but make a terrific watch dog. However, be aware of this trait early on so yours doesn't get nicknamed evil.

Affectionate Kitty Gives Gentle ‘Love Bites’

Affectionate Kitty Gives Gentle ‘Love Bites’

July 27, 2017

A kitty named Solo sits on her favorite human's shoulder and delivers gentle love bites.

Pet-Friendly Hotels on the Rise: What to Know Before You Book

pet friendly hotel

July 27, 2017

Pet-friendly hotels are on-trend in the US, luring in pet owners with attractive perks to pamper their pooches (and in some cases kitties). Before you book, be sure you're aware of the 'fine print,' including associated costs, breed and weight restrictions and rules about leaving your pet unattended.