Carnivores

The Cat's Sense of Taste

The Cat's Sense of Taste

2 days ago   |   Cats International

Compared to humans, the cat's sense of taste is weak. We have 9,000 taste buds, while they have only 473. They make up for this deficiency with a superior sense of smell. The...
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A Tribute to Cookie

4 monthes ago   |   Phoenix Zoo

Home A Tribute to Cookie African Lion September 1998 - March 9, 2021 We are deeply saddened to inform our Zoo friends that we humanely euthanized our female lion, Cookie. She...
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Tooth Be Told

Tooth Be Told

5 monthes ago   |   Phoenix Zoo

Blog Home Tooth Be Told Proper Dental Care is Key for Carnivores February 23, 2021
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7 Surprising Things To Know About Kibble

7 Surprising Things To Know About Kibble

One year ago   |   iHeart Dogs

The vast majority of pet parents feed their dogs a dry food diet, commonly referred to as kibble. However, much misinformation exists about this inexpensive and convenient form...
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African Painted Dog: Spice Girls Get a Carcass

One year ago   |   Phoenix Zoo

African Painted Dog: Spice Girls Get a Carcass Home Sound up for the rally call! This is a group vocalization where painted dogs communicate with each other in an effort to get...
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Your Support Helped Build This Wildlife Sanctuary

Your Support Helped Build This Wildlife Sanctuary

One year ago   |   iHeart Dogs   |   2 articles

Part of each sale through the iHeartDogs store is donated to Greater Good , which helps support various charities like Rescue Rebuild. Thanks to customers like you...
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Warning: Distemper on the Rise in California

Warning: Distemper on the Rise in California

One year ago   |   iHeart Dogs

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife has issued a warning. Canine distemper is on the rise among the state's wildlife population. The highly contagious and frequently...
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SCIENCE ALERT: When It Comes to Dog vs Cat Brains, Science Might Have Found a Clear Winner

One year ago   |   Animal Health Institute

Ever since humanity split into dog and cat people, we've been arguing over which one of our beloved companions is a smarter species. A study from 2017 mightn't be the last word...
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Wolf Pups Born at the Zoo as Part of Conservation Plan

Wolf Pups Born at the Zoo as Part of Conservation Plan

2 years ago   |   Phoenix Zoo

This is the first successful lobo birth at the Phoenix Zoo in 20 years. The Arizona Center for Nature Conservation /Phoenix Zoo is excited to announce the arrival of a litter...
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Cats are not Small Dogs: Unique Nutritional Needs of Cats

Cats are not Small Dogs: Unique Nutritional Needs of Cats

2 years ago   |   Tufts University

Different from dogs, who are omnivores (meaning they are designed to eat a combination of animal and plant foods), cats are carnivores and have unique metabolism compared to...
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31 Of The Funniest Tweets About Cats And Dogs This Week

31 Of The Funniest Tweets About Cats And Dogs This Week

“My dad's two dogs expelled from dog daycare due to forming a ‘dog gang.'” Read more ...

Thankful for Our Keepers on National Zookeeper Week

Thankful for Our Keepers on National Zookeeper Week

Blog Home National Zookeeper Week 2021 July 23, 2021 As it is every year, National Zookeeper Week is dedicated to sharing the passion and devotion of keepers to the world! The... Read more ...

Dog Stays By Man's Body For Hours After He Passes Away

Dog Stays By Man's Body For Hours After He Passes Away

“Dogs, I think, might be more important than principles,” author Kevin Hearne writes in his 2018 book, Scourged. “They provide love and loyalty when you need them the... Read more ...

A xxxxxxxx of Woodswallows

A xxxxxxxx of Woodswallows

It is winter here on the east coast of Australia. So we are entitled to complain about the cold. At my house on a very chilly winter morning it may be as cold as five degrees... Read more ...

Alley Cat Allies Files Lawsuit Against East Bay Parks over Unlawful New...

Oakland, Calif. - July 22, 2021 - Alley Cat Allies, the world's leading experts on cats, has filed a lawsuit asking the California Superior Court for Alameda County to stop the... Read more ...

Dog Abandoned In Viral Video Gets Adopted Within A Day

Dog Abandoned In Viral Video Gets Adopted Within A Day

A viral video showed the heartbreaking moment that a Husky realized he was being abandoned. He tried to chase after his family, but the human drove off without him. The poor... Read more ...

Mast Landing Brewing Company: Pantless Thunder Goose Double India Pale Ale

Mast Landing Brewing Company: Pantless Thunder Goose Double India Pale Ale

The Guinness toucan is easily the most iconic bird mascot in beer history, but the storied Dublin brewery also boasted an ostrich and a pelican in its colorful, avian... Read more ...

Husky Rescued From Hot Car After His Human Dies In Shooting

Husky Rescued From Hot Car After His Human Dies In Shooting

33-year-old Tanner Stichka died after he was shot during an altercation at a Walmart. It's unclear what led to this violent action, but amid it all, someone was forgotten... Read more ...

Company Will Pay You Thousands To Play With Puppies All Day

Company Will Pay You Thousands To Play With Puppies All Day

Dream job alert: a company in England is offering a near $33,000 salary for someone to play with puppies all day. Located in Manchester, England, the position is for a pet... Read more ...

Courageous 11-Year-Old Leaps Into Pool To Save His Dog From Drowning

Courageous 11-Year-Old Leaps Into Pool To Save His Dog From Drowning

A child's love for his dog was made obvious after his quick action in a desperate moment. The family dog named Nitro slipped and fell into the backyard pool, leading to an... Read more ...