Advertisements


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

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

Ikea Advertises Adoptable Dogs In Stores, Because Every Home Needs A Rescue Pup

Furniture might help make a living space comfortable, but nothing makes a house a home like a furry best friend. With that in mind, some Ikea stores are now featuring cardboard cutouts of adoptable dogs in their showrooms amid the furniture, AFP Relaxnew.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsJul 17th, 2014

Website of the day: Borrow My Doggy

Man’s best friend. And if you can forgive the gender bias in that old adage, we reckon every home should have one. That’s right we love dogs. Big dogs, little dogs, fat dogs, thin dogs. Doesn’t matter. We love ‘em. But owning a pooch does come........»»

Category: tabletsSource:  pocket-lintRelated NewsJun 26th, 2014

10 Winners in the USA-Germany World Cup Wet T-Shirt Contest

It was raining cats and dogs in Recife, Brazil, during the USA-Germany World Cup match on Thursday. While the downpour made things difficult for the players, the rain paired with Team USA's white jerseys made things all the better for spectators. Arena Pe.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 26th, 2014

6 Of The Best Designed Homes For Cats And Dogs

Is Fluffy a design snob? Read on.Being in the doghouse has always had purely negative connotations. But with the advent of high-design pet homes, it might not be so bad. Lately, architects and designers have turned animal real estate into a veritable art .....»»

Category: topSource:  fastcodesignRelated NewsJun 20th, 2014

5 Of The Best Designed Homes For Cats And Dogs

Is Fluffy a design snob? Read on.Being in the doghouse has always had purely negative connotations. But with the advent of high-design pet homes, it might not be so bad. Lately, architects and designers have turned animal real estate into a veritable art .....»»

Category: topSource:  fastcodesignRelated NewsJun 20th, 2014

Remembering New Yorker Cartoonist Charles Barsotti

A man should be remembered for his work, his wit and his ability to make dogs seem human. The great New Yorker cartoonist Charles Barsotti died on Monday at his home in Kansas City, Missouri. In his career spanning 50 years, Barsotti produced more than 1,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 19th, 2014

This Is the One Reason Why You Aren’t Happy

I used to tie my happiness to other people and their expectations of me, particularly at school and at home....The post This Is the One Reason Why You Aren’t Happy appeared first on Lifehack. I used to tie my happiness to other people and their .....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated NewsJun 18th, 2014

Old Dogs in Japan to Get Their Own Retirement Home

Facility will off aging pets full-time vet care and other amenities......»»

Category: topSource:  discoverRelated NewsJun 18th, 2014

25 Pets That Don"t Need Thumbs to Take a Cute Selfie

The word "duckface" just got a whole new meaning. While snapping a shot of your own face is still wildly popular on social media, people just can't compete with their furry friends when it comes to selfies. Dogs, cats and even guinea pigs are getting a ta.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 19th, 2014

Viral Video Recap: Talking Cats, Flying Dogs and More

This week's viral video recap has all the makings of an online hit, including talking cats, flying dogs and a 5 -year-old boy dealing with his many loves. Let's begin with Mac, a cougar that has resided in the Big Cat Rescue in Tampa, Florida, since 1998......»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 8th, 2014

Cat people are smarter than dog people, study says

What else is Carroll University going to study other than the various characteristics of those who choose dogs over cats? And vice versa......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  cnetRelated NewsJun 1st, 2014