A new study has demonstrated that dogs mirror their owner’s stress levels.
Pets and Moving…and Relocation Stress video
Explores the unique problems–and solutions–of the effects of relocation stress and moving with pets (including problems securing pet-friendly housing). A “must see” for anyone who is planning to move and has companion animal family members.
New genetic research on twins suggest the choice of getting a dog is heavily influenced by an individual’s genetic make-up.
According to the research, here are eight ways your companion animal improves your mental and physical health…
The news is grave coming out of the recent United Nations report: A million animals on our planet are at risk of extinction due to human behavior. The only good news to come out of the report is that there has been worldwide media coverage on the findings–hopefully inspiring the general public and especially political leaders to pass legislation to stop the human behaviors that have put so many creatures in harms way. Some solutions offered here.
A new study has demonstrated that when coyote parents become habituated to humans, their offspring become more habituated, too. This … More
A new study has confirmed what many people who share their lives with dogs have suspected: Humans actually shape their … More
Did you ever wonder what makes your dog respond to new words you never taught him before? Scientists are now … More
The findings of a recent scientific study are good news for families who have pets and a child with asthma. … More
Since moving to Thailand 20 years ago, professional pianist Paul Barton has found a way to pair a passion for animals with … More
Scientists have just tested whether there is truth in the notion that dogs have a prosocial and empathetic nature. The … More
How Koko the gorilla and a chimp named Washoe changed the way humans view their relationship with animals … More