What to Know About Osteoarthritis in Cats

Osteoarthritis, also referred to as OA, is a condition that’s common in cats – experts have found that 90% of kitties over the age of 12 have it. And because cats may hide the signs, it can be overlooked, so it’s a good idea to learn about the symptoms and keep an eye out for them, especially as your pet gets older. The good news is, if your feline friend is diagnosed with this condition, there are things you can do to help her experience less pain.  

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Golden Retriever Survives 65 Days Alone in the Alaskan Wilderness
A 13-year-old golden retriever, named Stella, returns home safely, after surviving 65 days in the Alaskan wilderness.
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Great Dane Sets the Largest Litter Record at North Carolina Rescue
A North Carolina dog, named Meadow, gave birth to 15 puppies and has set a record for the largest litter born at the Perfectly Imperfect Pups rescue.
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Study Finds Differences in Pain Sensitivity Between Dog Breeds

Although you might think that all dogs experience pain the same, it turns out that different dog breeds have varying levels of pain sensitivity.

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Study Finds Pet Parents Care More About Their Dogs Than Their Cats
Scientists from the University of Copenhagen in Denmark have found that dog owners care more for their dogs than cat owners care for their cats.
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Dogs Trained to Detect Ancient Remains Expedite Search for Graves
Canada’s recent discovery of hundreds of tiny unmarked graves attributed to the residential school system has created not only cross-country outrage but also…
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Study Reveals Older Dogs Who Sleep Badly May Have Dementia
Researchers have discovered that senior dogs with dementia experience the same sleep problems as people with dementia.
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Lost Tortoise Found After 3 Years

A story about a lost tortoise in Florida proves that reunions can happen even years after losing a pet, and that social media can play a huge role in reconnecting people with their lost pets.

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What Is Scent Enrichment for Cats?

Your cat has a powerful sense of smell that she uses to navigate her surroundings and make decisions, so it’s important to consider your kitty when using scented products around the house and maintaining a litter box that doesn’t have offensive odors.


In addition to considering the fragrances that can be off-putting to your kitty, you can also enrich your cat’s environment and make her daily life more fun with scent. Below are some tips on how to use scent enrichment to keep your furbaby happy.  

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Family Dog Alerts Parents to a Teen’s Stroke and Saves His Life
Dr. Sabih Effendi, who treated him, says that “by waking the parents up, and leading them to the boy, the dog made a “massive” difference in his outcome”.
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Amazing Wiener Dog Gives Birth to a Record Breaking Puppy Litter
Signs a Dog Is in Pain

Don’t you wish your dog could talk to tell you how he feels? After all, it can be tough to figure out if your pet is experiencing discomfort. But if you learn more about your canine companion’s body language, you’ll be able to pick up on the signs your dog is in pain. Below are some of the things to watch out for.

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Why is My Cat Suddenly Acting Aggressive?

Cats are well-known for their independent and aloof nature. It’s part of their mysterious and majestic presence. But what do you do when your once docile companion suddenly becomes angry or aggressive?

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“One-of-a-Kind” Cat With Two Noses Searches for Her Forever Home

As rescue cat parents and rescue advocates, we know firsthand that every cat has a unique story to tell. But some cats truly stand out and make their mark on the world. Nanny McPhee, a rescue cat who recently came into the care of the Cats Protection Warrington Adoption Centre. It’s not the way this sweet girl came into the shelter or her life before that has everyone talking… It’s a VERY unique physical feature – her nose, or “noses,” in her case!

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Technology Tracking Dogs Really Are a Thing
We’ve all heard of dogs that can sniff out drugs and explosives or locate missing persons from a simple whiff of their clothing… but what’s all this about te…
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Guinness World Record Holder, Bobi "Earns His Wings"

31-Year-Old Pooch Passes Away with Family by His Side

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