Summer safety for dogs: Expert advice for keeping them healthy in warmer weather

(Credit: iStock/Getty Image) Summer is in full swing, and no one is happier about this than our dogs. The warmer weather offers endless opportunities to enjoy outdoor activities, whether it’s hiking, swimming or exploring what’s lurking beneath the wet sand at our nearest beach — so it’s no surprise that it’s a favorite time of … Read more

Paris Hilton accused of ‘problematic puppy purchase’ after buying new chihuahua | Ents & Arts News

Paris Hilton has been criticized by animal rights group PETA for buying a new chihuahua puppy – which is related to her beloved dog who died earlier this year. The US media personality revealed the newest addition to the “Hilton pets family” in an Instagram post this week – two months on from her heartbreak … Read more

Pet pantries, food banks see growing demand amid ‘difficult time’ for pet owners

Denise Angus has operated a pet rescue center and food bank for the last seven years, but she has never seen such a “remarkable increase in demand” for the services the center provides. Angus, the founder of Mattie’s Place, says the need for help to feed pets has been soared in recent years. The center … Read more

New Ireland to France ferry to set sail with spa and pet-friendly cabins

Latest ferry arrives into Rosslare Europort “just in time for the peak summer holiday period” Ferry companies are continuing their comeback at Irish ports this year as growing numbers of punters (and their pets) set sail from Cork, Dublin and Rosslare. Stena Vision is the latest addition to the fleets, a 1,300-passenger ship that arrived … Read more

Georgian Triangle Humane Society preparing for annual ‘Walk for Pets’ fundraiser

Animal lovers will unite alongside their furry friends for a cause very close to their hearts later this month. The Georgian Triangle Humane Society (GTHS) is preparing for its 11th annual Walk for Pets. The fundraiser brings in about 10 per cent of the organization’s yearly fundraising targets and is a critical way to spread … Read more

Louisiana senator criticized for ‘vulgar and racist’ comments about Mexicans eating cat food

Sign up for the daily Inside Washington email for exclusive US coverage and analysis sent to your inbox Get our free Inside Washington email A Republican senator found his own efforts to paint himself as a reasonable moderate under question by none other than Fox News on Wednesday. speaking on Your World with Neil CavutoLouisiana’s … Read more