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This Man Has Adopted 8 Dogs, 2 Cats, Ducks, Chickens and a Pig to Save Least Adoptable Animals

By |2018-10-17T06:40:59+03:00April 19th, 2016|Categories: Animals, Inspirational|Tags: , , , |

A job in accounting may seem like a big commitment to most, but for Colorado accountant Steve Greig, adopting 8 dogs, 2 cats, ducks, chickens and a pig makes his job seem like a doddle. Following the death of his red miniature pinscher, Wolfgang four years ago, he decided to adopt the oldest and least adoptable dog in the local shelter. Greig consequently returned home with Eeyore, a 12-year-old Chihuahua with bad knees and a heart murmur. The Colorado resident told Mashable his recent addition

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This Story about the Incredible Bond between a Pit Bull and a Little Girl Will Touch Your Heart

By |2018-04-10T11:22:56+03:00April 3rd, 2016|Categories: Animals, Inspirational|Tags: , , , , |

Whether you love dogs, hate them, or if you are not sure about them, you have to read this story about the friendship between a little girl and a pit bull. There's no better story to reaffirm the power of the bond between a dog and a person. A couple met and got married, and when they combined the family into one house they also combined their dogs. Her dog was a pit bull/Labrador cross named Zack. Initially, Zack hated his new Dad, and so

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Who Loves Us More: Cats or Dogs? Scientists Now Have a Definite Answer

By |2019-04-01T21:37:51+03:00February 11th, 2016|Categories: Animals|Tags: , , |

There has been a debate amongst pet owners stretching back centuries – the debate asks one simple question: cats or dogs. It has divided people and a lot of owners claim to be either a dog person or cat person, and never the two shall mix. Although humans either love cats or dogs, neuroscientists have now discovered which species actually loves us more. This finding was recently discussed in depth on the BBC2 show ‘Cats v. Dogs’ hosted by animal lovers and displaying findings from

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Striking Photos of Aging Dogs Show Their Transformation from Playful Pups to Wise Old Friends

By |2019-06-16T23:42:35+03:00February 5th, 2016|Categories: Animals|Tags: , , |

Did you know that "man's best friends" have been living with human beings for about 15,000 years? Not surprisingly, in certain cases, the dog has the role of a social partner in a person's life. As a result, a unique relationship that is based on companionship and affection is created. More importantly, there's no doubt that the bond created between pups and their owners is extremely strong. According to scientists, it can be even stronger than the bond between a parent and his children. Austrian

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Hilarious Comics Show the Differences Between Cats and Dogs

By |2019-06-16T23:47:36+03:00January 16th, 2016|Categories: Animals, Design, Inspirational|Tags: , , , , |

Who wouldn't love being the owner of a fluffy kitty that purrs softly when you stroke it? And who wouldn't enjoy the companion of a playful dog? After all, it is considered to be man's best friend. Nobody can deny that both cats and dogs are the most popular pets in the world. However, there are many differences between a dog and a cat, including its physical features, nature, and character. Russian artist Bird Born has created a hilarious series of comics to show six

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6 Incredible Things Dogs Can Sense About You

By |2018-01-16T22:26:05+03:00January 4th, 2016|Categories: Animals|Tags: , , |

There’s a reason why we are so fond of dogs. They’ve been loyal friends to our species since forever and they continue to make our lives better simply by being around and offering unconditional love to us. Dogs are excellent at keeping us healthy by making us run around and can also make us more empathetic towards others in our lives. Caring for a dog is a satisfying way to stay happy and healthy. Which is why so many people have one? But what most

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The Healing Power of Animals

By |2019-04-07T15:36:40+03:00April 9th, 2015|Categories: Animals, Health & Wellness, Mental Health & Wellbeing|Tags: , , , , |

Anyone with a pet would agree that animals have healing powers. They fill your home with love, they bring families together and studies have also shown that they can improve your health. As Florence Nightingale stated back in the 1860’s- “a small pet is often an excellent companion for the sick, for long chronic diseases especially.” Today, we still know this to be true and science is still testing out the different healing benefits that having an animal can provide. One study published in the

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The Touching Story of Loukanikos and Other Greek Riot Dogs

By |2018-10-17T06:49:38+03:00October 31st, 2014|Categories: Animals, Inspirational, Social life|Tags: , , , , |

It was a quiet day on May 2014, when the Greek riot dog that had been on Time's "Personalities of the year" list in 2011, was sleeping peacefully as his heart stopped beating on the couch of his human caretaker. The dog's name was Loukanikos, the Greek word for "Sausage." He was 10 years old, and he will be remembered. Loukanikos will be remembered through the dozens of articles, like the one you are reading, that were written in his memory and honor. He will

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