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Dogs and Cats in the Home: Happiness for All?

'Dogs and Cats in the Home: Happiness for All?' was a Finalist in the inaugural ScienceSeeker Awards * in the category Best Post About Peer-reviewed Research (winners and finalists listed here ). Congrats to all those recognized and many thanks to the.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamMay 19th, 2013

Tinder for pets helps you give shelter animals forever homes

This new addition to the growing number of Tinder-like apps out there is possibly the cutest one yet -- it lets you browse dogs, cats and other animals in shelters looking for their forever home. The Tinder for pets we're talking about was developed........»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsNov 3rd, 2014

PetMatch: Battersea Dogs criticises "pet replacement" app - BBC News

BBC NewsPetMatch: Battersea Dogs criticises 'pet replacement' appBBC NewsBattersea Dogs and Cats Home has warned that an app allowing people to find a new pet based entirely on looks risks reducing animals to disposable items. PetMatch runs image-.....»»

Category: topSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2014

Best use of Photoshop yet may find abandoned dogs a new home

Often a synonym of evil manipulation—from Iran faking missiles to Vogue faking women bodies—Photoshop's powers can also be used to help the weak and bring happiness to the world. Take Budapest-based photographer Sarolta Bán, who has decided to tu.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsApr 7th, 2014

Homeless Animals Feel the #Love at SXSW

AUSTIN, Texas — A homeless poodle named Tater-Tot found love and a future at SXSW 2014 Tater-Tot, along with thousands of other cats and dogs in need, have a new home and a chance at compassion, thanks to events and social campaigns that raise aware.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsMar 15th, 2014

This company shows how the Internet of everything will make a difference to your dogs and cats

The Internet of everything is all the rage now in the tech scene — especially after Google pumped in a hefty $3.2 billion to acquire smart home device maker Nest,... Keep reading → The Internet of everything is all the rage now in the tech sce.....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextwebRelated NewsJan 24th, 2014

Petnet SmartFeeder – Feed your Pet from Anywhere

Fido may be pretty good at hanging out at home, waiting for you to get back, but is he excited to have to wait for dinner? Is he eating too much? Let’s face it, over half the cats and dogs in the U.S. are overweight, and that fact leads to numerous .....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  coolest-gadgetsRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2014

Petnet SmartFeeder – Feed your Pet from Anywhere

Fido may be pretty good at hanging out at home, waiting for you to get back, but is he excited to have to wait for dinner? Is he eating too much? Let’s face it, over half the cats and dogs in the U.S. are overweight, and that fact leads to numerous .....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  coolest-gadgetsRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2014

Finally, a Plant That Won"t Die on You

Product Name: Air Plant TerrariumPrice: $25Who would like this?: Lovers of plants and clean, minimal design; anyone who sits at a desk or wants to brighten up their home/office Dogs are too much responsibility. You're allergic to cats. You have a hamster,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2013

App for home (and pet) surveillance

Dropcam cameras are used to catch burglars, monitor cats and dogs and live-stream county fairs. The small, basic surveillance devices hook up to a wireless network and live stream video to phones and tablets, acting as an extra pair of eyes for the smartp.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsOct 10th, 2013

An app for home (and pet) surveillance

Dropcam cameras are used to catch burglars, monitor cats and dogs and live-stream county fairs. The small, basic surveillance devices hook up to a wireless network and live stream video to phones and tablets, acting as an extra pair of eyes for the smartp.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsOct 10th, 2013

Sorry, Cats: Dogs Ruled YouTube In 2014

You might think cats rule the Internet, but another animal took the top spot on YouTube's list of its most popular videos from 2014: the spider dog. "Mutant Giant Spider Dog" has been crowned the top trending star on YouTube for this year, beating out th.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsDec 9th, 2014

Lassie text home: Pooches get technological

Dogs that help humans in danger can do so much more when they have technology designed especially for paws and noses (full text available to subscribers).....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated NewsDec 1st, 2014

Make Sure No One Dies Alone In The Cute But Sad Game Sunburn

Round up your crew of astronauts, cats, and dogs, and then die together by heading into the sun. Read Make Sure No One Dies Alone In The Cute But Sad Game Sunburn on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated NewsNov 29th, 2014

A dog dressed as a bear on the treadmill will get you through this week

Go home, Internet. You won't top this today. Munchkin the shih tzu, who earned viral dog status in early November for donning an adorable teddy bear Halloween costume, is back with an exercise video that puts all other cute dogs and fitness trends to sham.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsNov 25th, 2014

Why Dogs Are Sloppier Drinkers Than Cats

Dogs are inherently sloppier drinkers than cats, finds new research that explains why canines can't prevent their back splash messes......»»

Category: topSource:  discoverRelated NewsNov 25th, 2014

Crazy Cat Home Improvements

What does one do who loves cats? You can always become a “crazy cat person” that has 20 or so felines running around the house. On the other hand, if you have a serious amount of skill and dedication to home-improvement projects, you can modif.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated NewsNov 16th, 2014

Why cats will probably never be as domesticated as dogs

There’s a reason cats aren’t called man’s best friend – and it’s all in their genes, according to a new study......»»

Category: topSource:  independentRelated NewsNov 13th, 2014

Fallen Canadian Soldier"s Dogs Spotted Waiting for His Return

Warning: This photo is completely heartbreaking. Two dogs owned by Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, the Canadian soldier who was killed in Ontario on Thursday, were spotted peeking out from under a fence at his home. Molly Hayes, a reporter at The Hamilton Spectator,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2014

Don"t Even Try Working From Home With Cats, Because Cats

Cats are delightful creatures. But for some reason, when humans try to work from home in their presence, they lose all sense of social decency. Cole the black cat and his new brother Marmalade are perfect examples: they want their working humans' undivid.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsOct 15th, 2014

Spain"s Canines Rally to Save Ebola Patient"s Dog

Dogs, cats and even birds across Spain are speaking out in mass protest of the Spanish authorities' decision to euthanize an Ebola patient's dog — with a little help from their owners. Aside from lending their Twitter accounts and ever-mysterious op.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 7th, 2014