Summer’s in full swing and it’s time to get out of the dog house and into the yard — and I don’t just mean your dog. July is the time to fix up your dog’s domicile, its canine cave, and to make sure your dog, cat, or other pet doesn’t stray too far from home in the […]
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June is a month for cats, but dogs get their days. It’s kitten season and the start of hurricane season; do you have a disaster plan for your pets? Hug your cat and take your dog (or cat) to work. Remember pets who have passed and fight for those still living. And see why beauty […]
Adam may have named all the world’s animals in a day, but unfortunately the Bible doesn’t mention the names given to animals when there’s more than one. Other people had to make those up later. Some of them got pretty creative. Some collective animal names are common and can be applied in general or to […]
A new wave of cat- and dog-oriented design is changing the way we share our homes with our pets. Cat furniture and dog houses have taken on a whole new life
The homes that animals build are often beautiful in their own raw way, and as ingenious as anything built by Man with his machines and opposable thumbs. Just as we decorate our homes to express our lifestyle and personality, animal homes express their own personalities, habitats, and the niche they occupy in the cycle of life.
Many people have fond memories of their trips to the zoo. As children or adults, their local zoo or one far away, visited on vacation. But the recent killing of a gorilla at the Cincinnati Zoo brought widespread attention to an institution that has long been a cause for animal advocacy groups: zoos. “Zoos are inherently unnatural environments. […]
Animals have served in armies throughout the history of war. The Carthaginian general Hannibal famously crossed the Alps with a coterie of elephants more than 2,000 years ago, and Sanskrit verses chronicle the use of elephants in south Asian warfare a thousand years before that. Horses, mules, oxen, camels, and elephants have served as pack […]
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