pets

  • Earthtalk Q&A: Mascotas y Coronavirus

    Roddy Scheer y Doug Moss EarthTalk Dado que Covid-19 probablemente se originó en murciélagos, no sorprende que el temido virus pueda pasar entre animales y humanos. Pero cuando un tigre malayo de cuatro años en el zoológico del Bronx dio positivo recientemente por Coronavirus (y seis de sus compañeros...
  • Earthtalk Q&A: Pets & Coronavirus

    Roddy Scheer & Doug Moss EarthTalk Given that Covid-19 probably originated in bats means that it’s no surprise that the dreaded virus can pass between animals and humans. But when a four-year-old Malayan tiger at the Bronx Zoo tested positive for Coronavirus recently (and six of his peers showed...
  • CA LAWMAKERS MOVE MULTIPLE ANIMAL-WELFARE BILLS FORWARD

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A slew of animal protection bills moved forward in the California Legislature this week – including proposals to limit animal abuse, hunting, poisoning and trapping. Senate Bill 580 would force people convicted of such serious crimes as aggravated cruelty, bestiality and hoarding to undergo mental-health evaluation and...
  • How to Prepare for Traveling with your Pet

    Evan Arnold-Gordon Golden Gate Better Business Bureau For some people, leaving a beloved pet behind can ruin a holiday. However, having a furry friend doesn’t mean you can’t leave home. It may be possible for you to bring your pet along for the trip. If not, boarding your pet...
  • Tips for Traveling With Furry Friends

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau For some people, leaving a beloved pet behind can ruin a holiday. I have friends that haven’t taken a vacation in years because they’re too attached to their dog or cat! However, having a furry friend doesn’t mean you can’t leave home....
  • Pet Scams Use Phony Ads, Websites to Victimize Thousands of U.S. Consumers

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau A West African-based scheme to sell non-existent puppies and other pets to unsuspecting U.S. consumers may be significantly more organized and widespread than generally believed, according to a just-released report by Better Business Bureau (BBB). BBB warns that the scams are so...
  • Tips for Summer Travel with Your Pet

    Family Features The warm summer months call for some fun traveling with loved ones, however, trips can be less fun if four-legged family members aren’t able to come along. Pet parents already know not to leave pets in the car on a hot day, but there are other factors...
  • How Your Pet May Improve Your Health

    Family Features When you’re sick and your cat curls up on your lap, you might think you feel a little better. If you take your dog to work, you may notice that the day is less stressful. Or if you travel with your four-legged friend, maybe you think you...
  • 3 cornerstones to a longer, healthier, happier life for your pet

    BPT Your pets are members of the family. They are the source of some of your best memories, they are your travel companions, your confidantes and your evening snuggle partners. You love them and you want them to live the longest, healthiest and happiest life possible. Like it is...

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