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27.03.18

The genius of Isle of Dogs

Wes Anderson’s new stop-motion animation venture after Fantastic Mr. Fox is a story about a young boy who goes in search for his dog which has been banished to an island after an illness outbreak. An ode to 1960s Japanese cinema, Isle of Dogs,...
15.03.18

Dog dies after being forced into overhead bin on United Airlines by flight attendant

Thinking about bringing your pet on a United Airlines flight with you? Think again. For several years, United Airlines has come under fire for their bad treatment of animals and numerous pet deaths onboard flights. With just three months into...
12.02.18

Mission possible: Two heroic Labradors sniff out survivors in Taiwan quake wreckage

This heartwarming story of two brave pooches’ first successful rescue mission to sniff out survivors in the Hualien quake wreckage prove that not all heroes wear capes. Read on to find out how these rookie pups saved the day.
24.01.18

10 interesting facts about the Xoloitzcuintli from Pixar’s Coco

The Xoloitzcuintli may sound like a made-up dog breed, but did you know that this Mexican hairless dog has been in existence for over 3,000 years? Read on to find out more!
11.01.18

Vets urge pet lovers to reconsider buying flat-faced dogs due to health problems

At the start of the new year, 671 vets have urged dog lovers to think twice about buying squashed-faced dogs as without action, the number of corrective surgeries needed on such breeds will soar.
30.12.17

10 most popular pets on Instagram in 2017

2017 is almost over, and what better way to end the year than with the top 10 most followed pets on Instagram? Yes, it’s time to kick back, relax and take a virtual walk down the paw of fame.
27.11.17

Five types of dog eye discharge and what do they mean

Eye discharge, or eye boogers, are common in dogs. While some types are normal, others can be associated with potentially serious health concerns. Read on to find out more.
27.09.17

pets magazine wins Animals & Pets Media of the Year 2017!

​This award was given out at the annual Media Publishers Association of Singapore (MPAS) Awards 2017, which honours the most outstanding media publishers on our sunny island.
12.04.18

The art of craft

If you’re a paw-rent and a serious beer connoisseur, head to Little Island Brewing Co with your pooch for an indulgent craft beer tasting sesh. Smoked meats and a sea view complete the experience.
12.04.18

Agility for all pups

Dog agility is no longer just a competitive sport for selected breeds. Even your pint-sized pooch can benefit from it! Here are some reasons why you and your pup should take the leap.
12.04.18

The great cover-up

Although we adore our feline friends, the last thing we want is for Puss’ litter box odour to declare his presence before he’s even spotted. Our resident kitties, Mimi and Scotty, put several naturally derived clumping cat litters to the challenge.
12.04.18

Making the cut

Despite vets extolling the virtues of neutering or spaying a pet, many paw-rents think it’s an act of cruelty (it’s not). Still apprehensive about sterilising your furkid? We help bust the most common myths.
08.03.18

Five paw-ssionate women for wildlife conservation

Today is International Women’s Day—so what better way to celebrate than to honour some fantastic women who have dedicated their lives to create a better world for animals to live in!
08.03.18

Home at last

A “special needs” dog, Elmo suffers from neurological and congenital skin problems.With encouragement from his pawrent, April, the five-year-old pooch is slowly learning to love again.