Nearly Eradicated in Humans, the Guinea Worm Finds New Victims: Dogs

Nearly Eradicated in Humans, the Guinea Worm Finds New Victims: Dogs

KAKALE MASSA, Chad — Martoussia, the celeb of the second on this distant fishing village, pants closely beneath the awning the place he lies chained. Still, he stays calm and sweet-tempered as the gang presses in. Children gawk as volunteers in white surgical gloves ease a foot-long Guinea worm from the canine’s leg and American […]

Another DNA Testing Company Reportedly Gets Fooled by Dog DNA

Another DNA Testing Company Reportedly Gets Fooled by Dog DNA

Pictured: Not a human.Photo: Leamsii (Pixabay) Consumer DNA testing goes to the canines. A Canadian testing firm has been accused of sending again supposedly human ancestry outcomes on a pretend pattern that truly got here from a chihuahua named Snoopy, CBC News reported Wednesday. Remarkably, it’s the second firm reported to have been fooled by […]

Dog on a treadmill

Dog on a treadmill

“If you are going through hell, keep going.” ― Winston S. Churchill Anthony Rubio dressed up his chihuahuas Bogie and Kimba in costumes impressed by this yr’s Met Gala theme: Heavenly Bodies. The result’s, nicely, heavenly. Now he’s compiling a guide and desires your assist. READ THE REST Hey, bear in mind just a few […]

Dogs model costumes inspired by Met Gala's 2018 theme: Heavenly Bodies

Dogs mannequin costumes impressed by Met Gala's 2018 theme: Heavenly Bodies

Anthony Rubio dressed up his chihuahuas Bogie and Kimba in costumes impressed by this yr’s Met Gala theme: Heavenly Bodies. The result’s, properly, heavenly. Now he is compiling a book and wishes your assist. Via Kickstarter: Since being invited to current my canine fashions as the primary ever pet designer within the historical past of […]

Killer Dogs Take 14 Lives. Did Closing Slaughterhouses Play a Role?

Killer Dogs Take 14 Lives. Did Closing Slaughterhouses Play a Role?

KHAIRABAD, India — On a latest night only a few minutes earlier than the solar went down, Sahreen Bano, a 10-year-old woman, walked right into a sugar cane area to urinate earlier than going to mattress. A pack of untamed canine was ready for her. The canine fashioned a good ring after which closed in, […]

Chernobyl pups find forever homes

Chernobyl pups discover perpetually houses

Hey, keep in mind just a few months again after we informed you about the dogs of Chernobyl? If not, lengthy story brief: when the nuclear energy plant misplaced its shit again within the 1980s, everybody was evacuated so shortly that they had been pressured to depart their pets behind. The canines dwelling within the […]

A Dozen Homeless Dogs From Chernobyl Are Being Put Up for Adoption in the U.S.

A Dozen Homeless Dogs From Chernobyl Are Being Put Up for Adoption within the U.S.

As Ernest Hemingway would possibly’ve stated: Good canine, for adoption, minor radiation. Ukrainian state officers have introduced that about 200 canine from the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone are deliberate to be put up for adoption within the U.S., with the primary 12 flying out in June. Chernobyl, about an hour north of Kiev, was the positioning […]

I DNA Tested My Cat and She Was Not Happy About It

I DNA Tested My Cat and She Was Not Happy About It

I used to be crawling round on the ground, chasing my cat, Avalanche, as she artfully wriggled away from me time and again to gnaw on the piece of tape I had caught to her grey and white fur. Avalanche had unwittingly develop into a sufferer of journalistic inquiry: I wished to discover the newest […]

Dogs are smarter than cats, but raccoons are off the charts crafty

Dogs are smarter than cats, however raccoons are off the charts artful

PBS requested some specialists a query supposed to inflame the plenty: Which is smarter a canine or a cat? A neuroscientist gave the perfect reply with some ‘measured neuron density reveals canine within the lead’ reply. Breed particular cognitive and behavioral specialists hemmed and hawed about how each species is particular. No one doubts […]