North Texas City Makes Puppy, Kitten Sales Illegal – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

North Texas City Makes Puppy, Kitten Sales Illegal – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Dallas City Council members Wednesday banned the sale of live puppies and kittens in pet stores. The Humane Pet Store Ordinance takes effect in six months. It gives Dallas Petland, the one Dallas store that is still selling live animals, a chance to wind down that business. Petland supporters and employees in blue shirts were … Read more

Rescue dogs may carry diseases dangerous for Canadian pets

Rescue dogs may carry diseases dangerous for Canadian pets

As more dogs rescued from across the world find adoptive homes in Canada, some are bringing infectious diseases that can be dangerous for both people and pets. In January, dozens of people needed rabies shots after encountering an infected dog rescued from Iran—Toronto’s first rabid dog in decades. In 2018, a Mexican rescue dog caused … Read more

Don’t want a cat but want to hang out with one? Chapel Hill cafe is the place for you

Don't want a cat but want to hang out with one?  Chapel Hill cafe is the place for you

CHAPEL HILL, NC (WTVD) — A two-story building in Chapel Hill is a short stroll or drive from the point where Franklin Street flows into Carrboro. Take a look inside its large display window, and you’ll see several cats playing with each other as they scamper around comfy chairs and pet toys. They attract prospective … Read more

How to Hide a Dog From Your Landlord, If You Must

How to Hide a Dog From Your Landlord, If You Must

screenshot: Aleksey Boyko (Shutterstock) Dogs are man’s best friend, but they are not your landlord’s best friend—for obvious reasons. We don’t recommend hiding a dog from a landlord for a number of reasons, but if you’re going to, you should do it smartly. Why hide a dog? Maybe you got a new apartment in a … Read more