How dogs took over our restaurants

A little over the top? Well, London’s most dog-friendly restaurant, M in Victoria Street, holds a “Six-Legged Brunch” every Sunday for dogs and their owners as well as quarterly “Pooch Parties” featuring paddling pools, doggy yoga and cook-for-your-dog masterclasses. “We once had a Maltese not only come dressed in a conical bra as Madonna but … Read more

Akasa Air To Allow Pet Dogs And Cats In Cabin From November

Akasa Air will allow domesticated dogs and cats in cabin starting November. (Representational) New Delhi: Akasa Air, which took to the skies two months ago, will allow domesticated dogs and cats in cabin as well as cargo from November and will also be starting new routes in the coming weeks. The airline, which is “well … Read more

Bird flu ‘an urgent warning to move away from factory farming’ | Bird flu

Catastrophic declines in the number of birds and other wildlife are likely if countries do not act urgently to change the way animals are farmed, wildlife health scientists have warned. The unprecedented die-off of seabirds from highly pathogenic avian flu (HPAI) being witnessed in breeding colonies across Europe, North America and Africa has been traced … Read more

Little Dog Waits Outside Dollar Store For 3 Weeks Hoping Someone Will Notice Him

For three weeks, a little dog named Robbie waited by the door of a busy Dollar General in Houston, Texas. All alone, the little brown pup took refuge under a plastic chair and watched customers go in and out, hopeful that someone might notice him. Luckily, as soon as Kristin Erwin spotted Robbie, she knew … Read more

Three puppies found abandoned on country road ‘in great amount of distress’ in Scottish borders

Three puppies have been found abandoned “great amount of distress“ in the Scottish Borders. The animal rescue charity the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SSPCA) were called to the village of Carlops on the outskirts of the Pentland Hills on Tuesday evening after reports of the dogs on a country road. … Read more

Scientists: Planned concert facility bad for Ramon crater’s wildlife, view of stars

Senior scientists from the Israel Nature and Parks Authority and the Environmental Protection Ministry are warning that plans to build a concert amphitheater in the middle of southern Israel’s Ramon Crater nature reserve will cause potentially serious harm to wildlife and almost certainly lead to the revocation of the crater’s prestigious status as an international … Read more

Petting a dog boosts brain activity, study says

Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s Stress, But Less newsletter. Our six-part mindfulness guide will inform and inspire you to reduce stress while learning how to harness it. CNN  —  On one side of the room sits the cutest life-size stuffed animal you’ve ever seen. On the other side rests a real dog — same … Read more