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“What is a Dog?” New Book Explores the World of Street Dogs 2

 

Did you know that there are an estimated one billion dogs living on the planet?  That seems like a big number, but what’s even more surprising is the total number of dogs who are not an individual person’s or family’s pet, but rather so-called street dogs...

6 Best Books About Animals to Read Right Now 0

 

Like many animal lovers, most of our very favorite childhood books were about pets and animals.  Who could forget having a good cry over classics like Charlotte’s Web, Old Yeller, or Black Beauty?  Think books about animals are just for kids?  You’re never too old to...

Your Furry Clock: How Dogs Can Tell Time With Their Noses 0

 

A dog’s sense of smell is an extraordinary thing.  We’ve always known that dogs have a way more powerful sense of smell than us.  We’ve put that super sense to good use over the years, using dogs to help us detect hidden things like drugs and...

“The Dog Merchants” Sheds New Light on the Business of Rescuing Dogs 0

 

If you think you have a good understanding of the business of breeding, selling, and rescuing dogs, you might be surprised at what you don’t know when you read a new book called The Dog Merchants, by journalist Kim Kavin. Most...

Animal Advocates Jon and Tracey Stewart Open Farm Sanctuary 0

 

Jon Stewart has been busy since leaving The Daily Show. He and his wife Tracey recently purchased a farm in New Jersey that they turned into an animal sanctuary. Check out this video from CBS This Morning featuring Jon and Tracey at the farm. Tracey, a...

Kids Help Missouri Dogs in Shelter Buddies Reading Program 0

 

Not long ago, we told you about a great program at the Animal Rescue League of Berks County, Pennsylvania called Book Buddies, which brings kids, reading, and shelter cats together. You don’t think we’d forget about the shelter dogs, do you? Introducing...