Posted April 10, 2018 by Ron Callari

Millennials are hearkening back to simpler times by transitioning golf courses and other vacant patches of land into community farms, surrounded by nature’s bounty and earthly goodness.                                                

Posted March 12, 2018 by Ron Callari

A new venture fund for pet tech is being subsidized by Mars, the candy maker. Investing $100 million this new initiative aptly named the ‘Companion Fund’ is directed by Whistle, a GPS-based location firm [acquired by Mars in 2016] for $117 million.

Posted March 7, 2018 by Ron Callari

When ‘acupuncture’ comes to mind, visions of needles may not only dance through your head, they might also make you wince at the idea of being pricked, poked and probed. The idea is sort of like the anticipation that builds just before a visit to the dentist.

Posted February 25, 2018 by Creature Features

London's historic Covent Garden has gone to the dogs... a glittering, golden, ten-foot-tall Scottie Dog to be exact.

Posted February 24, 2018 by Rebecca West

Delivery drivers face countless dogs each and every day on their daily routes. United Parcel Service (UPS) created their own Facebook page called UPS Dogs to pay special tribute to them.

Posted February 10, 2018 by Ron Callari

Cloning mammals was highly inefficient in the 20th Century. It wasn’t until 1996 when the case of Dolly the sheep received world-wide notoriety that the technology made a major leap forward.

Posted February 2, 2018 by Ron Callari

America’s furry four-legged family, the Barkleys are back in a series of new Subaru TV ads called "Dog Tested. ... The Barkleys.”

Posted January 25, 2018 by Ron Callari

There’s been a lot in the news of late about Delta Airlines literally tightening the leash on service dog requirements. In my post, “Comfort Animals Take To the Not So Friendly Skies,” I discussed the issue of “Fake Comfort Animals,” where pet owners sought to skirt paying full fare by claiming their furry friends were legitimate comfort dogs. But what about cruises? Are dogs allowed to cruise the high seas either as passengers or comfort dogs?