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11.05.18

Pets Picnic Party 2018

Pets Picnic Party is back—Join us for an afternoon of excitement!
15.05.18

Outbreak of dog flu in Pasir Ris Farmway shelters

Considered one of the worst contagious disease outbreaks here in recent years, the dog flu has affected over 500 canines at the Pasir Ris Farmway shelters.
03.05.18

Benefits and risks of pets in nursing homes

Having pets in nursing homes (be it therapy animals, visiting furry companions or resident pets) can provide its elderly residents a sense of joy and relief. However, a recent study by researchers in Ohio discovered that nursing homes rarely had...
27.04.18

5 unique pet Instagram accounts you should follow

A simple search will give you thousands of results for dog and cat Instagram accounts, but hidden among these are a bunch of unique critters that you should follow too!
23.04.18

Inuka the polar bear might be put down

Although his earlier check-up revealed that Inuka the polar bear’s health is declining rapidly, his final fate will be known after the second medical examination on Apr 25 (Wed).
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.
10.05.18

Read the signs

Reviewing the Tailio.
10.05.18

Out of this world

Which dog doesn't love a good paw-ty, especially one with meaty lightsabers? Here's how to throw a fur-bulous space-orama for your furry Jedi and his best pals.
10.05.18

A fur-rific approach

Bubbly Petz isn’t just about making your furkid look good. Bright, airy and free of cages, the pet grooming salon places a strong emphasis on the well-being of its furry clients.
10.05.18

Animals for the soul

What are emotional support animals and what are they commonly used to treat?
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.