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?

Posted January 17, 2018 by Creature Features

An innovative wedding photographer brings newlyweds and their pet cats closer through inclusive post-wedding photo shoots.

Posted January 4, 2018 by Ron Callari

Paternity leave is when a father is permitted time off to attend to his new-born or adopted child. This type of leave is rarely paid. A few progressive companies offer new dads paid time off ranging from a few days to a few weeks. California was the first state to offer paid family leave. But what about your pets? As strange as it may sound, there are some businesses now offering this benefit — aptly named — Pawternity leave!

Posted December 3, 2017 by Myra Per-Lee

Soon, there will be dog foodies and cat foodies - pets enamored with animal foods that do not come directly from an animal at all.

Posted November 29, 2017 by Myra Per-Lee

Is your cat a scaredy cat when he goes to the vet?  Most cats are. But some veterinarians are trying to minimize that fear by setting up "cat friendly" veterinary practices. Here's why you should consider them....

Posted November 28, 2017 by Ron Callari

Therapy dogs are gaining in popularity globally. From the battlefield, to the classroom to hospitals and beyond, canines are going where no canines went before.