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Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?  A Vet Sheds Light on this Behavior

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass? A Vet Sheds Light on this Behavior

mag941 September 3, 2015 0

No walk around the neighborhood is complete without my dog Lulu eating grass. Even on a full stomach, she likes to hunt for the perfect blades and chew away. Left unattended, I’m sure she

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Dog Sniffs Out Sea Turtle Nests to Help Save Them

Dog Sniffs Out Sea Turtle Nests to Help Save Them

mag941 August 15, 2015 Comments Off on Dog Sniffs Out Sea Turtle Nests to Help Save Them

The first step in protecting sea turtle nests is finding them, but to us, these nests often look simply like piles of sand. That’s why dogs like Captain Ron, a 2-year-old pocket beagle, are

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Home Depot, Lowes, Pottery Barn, Macy’s and More Help Tackle the Problem of Dogs in Hot Cars

Home Depot, Lowes, Pottery Barn, Macy’s and More Help Tackle the Problem of Dogs in Hot Cars

mag941 August 14, 2015 Comments Off on Home Depot, Lowes, Pottery Barn, Macy’s and More Help Tackle the Problem of Dogs in Hot Cars

All dog owners have been in this situation: You want to run into a store for just a few minutes but you have the dog with you. Can you leave her? Should you? Is

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Meet the Florida Dog Who Won the 2015 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest

Meet the Florida Dog Who Won the 2015 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest

mag941 June 30, 2015 Comments Off on Meet the Florida Dog Who Won the 2015 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest

An unusual-looking, short-spined dog named Quasi Modo from Loxahatchee, Florida was named the 2015 World’s Ugliest Dog at the Sonoma – Marin County Fair in Northern California this past weekend due to his remarkable

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Dog Days of Summer Can Be Deadly for Pets

Dog Days of Summer Can Be Deadly for Pets

mag941 June 9, 2015 Comments Off on Dog Days of Summer Can Be Deadly for Pets

A man in Athens, Georgia, recently made headlines after he was arrested for smashing a car window to rescue a dog trapped in a hot car. “I’ve got PTSD, and I’ve seen enough death

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Man Takes Dying Dog on Cross-Country Adventure

Man Takes Dying Dog on Cross-Country Adventure

mag941 June 8, 2015 Comments Off on Man Takes Dying Dog on Cross-Country Adventure

When DJ Thomas Neil Rodriguez learned earlier this year that his 16-year-old dog had only weeks to live, he was devastated. He’d adopted Poh as a puppy from a New York shelter in 1999,

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Why is Florida Forcing Dogs to Race?

Why is Florida Forcing Dogs to Race?

mag941 April 28, 2015 Comments Off on Why is Florida Forcing Dogs to Race?

Did you know that our state is home to 12 dog racing tracks? That’s more than any other state in the nation, and you won’t believe why. Florida law forces some businesses to operate

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Dogs Tap Into Human Bonding System to get Close to our Hearts

Dogs Tap Into Human Bonding System to get Close to our Hearts

mag941 April 19, 2015 Comments Off on Dogs Tap Into Human Bonding System to get Close to our Hearts

Ever felt hopelessly bonded to your pooch when it stares at you lovingly? It turns out that man’s best friend may have hijacked a uniquely human bonding mechanism, ensuring that we love and care

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The Pet Collar of the Future is Now Here

The Pet Collar of the Future is Now Here

mag941 March 24, 2015 Comments Off on The Pet Collar of the Future is Now Here

It’s Fido’s turn to get connected. Voyce is a futuristic looking pet collar that tracks your pup’s health by monitoring and measuring key metrics such as resting heart and respiratory rates, rest, activity, calories

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How Dogs Laugh With You, Not At You

How Dogs Laugh With You, Not At You

mag941 March 8, 2015 Comments Off on How Dogs Laugh With You, Not At You

Human happiness is a shabby thing compared with a dog’s. For eons, humans benefitted from the canine gift for happiness and favored happy dogs, who thus passed along their happy genes, producing a species

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