A terrified woman urges her cats to capture a Huntsman spider crawling around her kitchen

(Pictured: A scared woman attempts to use a fly swatter after spotting a Huntsman spider in her kitchen)

Pet-owner trains her CATS as ‘bodyguards’ to protect her house against spiders Woman has trained her two cats as ‘bodyguards’ when dealing with spiders In the video, the woman is heard anxiously directing her cats to attack a spider The two cats work together to try and capture the sizeable huntsman Owner Gabi O’Sullivan claims … Read more

Cases of rare, deadly flesh-eating disease spike in Nanaimo & Oceanside dogs | NanaimoNewsNOW

Cases of rare, deadly flesh-eating disease spike in Nanaimo & Oceanside dogs |  NanaimoNewsNOW

“It’s rapid, one of our cases was literally getting worse in front of our eyes. One case came in and it only had a little swelling about [the size of a golf ball]the next day it was back and the whole leg was swollen.” Two dogs in Nanaimo and one in Parksville were confirmed as … Read more

Urgent warning for Aussie dog owners as deadly bacterial disease spreads

Urgent warning for Aussie dog owners as deadly bacterial disease spreads

The very wet first half of the year across the east coast of Australia has prompted an urgent warning from pet insurers about a bacterial disease dogs can catch from ponds and puddles. Leptospirosis can cause severe health complications in humans and dogs, with early warning symptoms including fever, vomiting and diarrhea or shivering. Ponds … Read more

Urgent warning for Australian dog owners about deadly bacterial disease

Emma Bagnall was told to expect for the worst after her puppy Storm became critically ill

Vets have issued another urgent warning to dog owners about the worrying rise of a rare but deadly bacterial disease found in at least two states. A spate of leptospirosis infections has been detected across Sydney and in the NSW Lake Macquarie region in recent months, claiming the lives of at least two dogs and … Read more

Salt Lake animal shelter offering $5 adoption fee this weekend

Kittens are pictured at an animal shelter on Oct. 31, 2013. Salt Lake County Animal Services is offering a reduced adoption fee of $5 for many animals this weekend through a partnership with Bounty paper towels and Best Friends Animal Society.

Kittens are pictured at an animal shelter on Oct. 31, 2013. Salt Lake County Animal Services is offering a reduced adoption fee of $5 for many animals this weekend through a partnership with Bounty paper towels and Best Friends Animal Society. (Laura Seitz, Deseret News) Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Salt … Read more

Shocking footage of Royal Mail postman kicking dog while delivering parcels

A Royal Mail worker was caught kicking a family dog ​​(pictured) across their driver seconds after delivering a parcel to their home in Greater Manchester

Shocking moment Royal Mail postman KICKED family dog ​​across floor while he was delivering parcel A postman was caught kicking a dog outside a home in Greater Manchester Footage shows the man kicks the pet just moments after delivering a parcel The daughter was left in tears and the dog now wets himself when the … Read more

Homeless no more: A man, a dog and the bond that set them free | Winchester Star

Homeless no more: A man, a dog and the bond that set them free |  Winchester Star

WINCHESTER — This is the story of Scott and Harley and how they saved each other’s lives. Scott is a 51-year-old man whose physical and mental health problems contributed to him being homeless for six years. Harley Girl is a 4-year-old dog who spent nearly two years on the streets before she was taken to … Read more

Humane Society demanding release of 80 beagles from animal testing lab with ties to Maryland, Virginia

Humane Society demanding release of 80 beagles from animal testing lab with ties to Maryland, Virginia

WARNING: The following article contains photos and videos that may be considered disturbing to some viewers. Humane Society shares video of conditions inside animal testing lab WARNING: The following video may be disturbing to some viewers. The Humane Society of the United States has released video as part of an investigation into an animal testing … Read more