Dogs Are Being Brutally Tortured In Bali And Fed To Tourists

 

With the recent news of the Yulin Festival banning dog meat, it looks as though there are fresh concerns for animals being tortured for food.

Tourists in Bali, the island and province of Indonesia, are unknowingly being fed dog meat.

This Is Why You Need To Stop Hugging Your Dog: Study Finds.

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With their sweet faces, soft fur, and huge dumb grins, dogs were basically born to be hugged. As a species, they evolved over thousands of years with one clear path – to garner our attention and affection, and profit from all the benefits awarded to ‘Man’s best friend’. But along the way, they’ve had to make some serious trade-offs. 

The Mystery Of The Dog Suicide Bridge: 600 Dogs Jump Off From Haunted Bridge In Scotland.

In West Dunbartonshire, Scotland, a bizarre phenomenon has been occurring in a century-old bridge next to Gothic castle Overtoun Houseis.

Through the years, 600 dogs mysteriously jumped off the bridge for no apparent reason. Many locals believe that ghosts haunt the 50-feet “suicide bridge” that had taken the lives of at least 50 dogs.

7 Weird Dog Behaviours And What They Mean

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The pitter-patter of tiny feet is one of my favourite sounds to come home to at the end of a long day. And I’m convinced that my dog, Izzie, is just as elated to see me as I am to see her.

But what’s she really thinking when I open the front door and our eyes meet? Is she simply excited for the dinner I’m about to feed her, or do we have a real bond?

How Dogs Find Their Way Home (Without a GPS)

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Animals’ ability to navigate long distances has long been shrouded in mystery. From the skill of racing pigeons to find their way home, to the seasonal breeding migration of the humpback whale, a huge range of creatures are capable of navigating in a consistent, precise and effective way.

Science has been slow to fully identify and understand the processes and cues involved in animal migration. However, evidence now suggests that

Study: Your Dog Doesn’t Trust You When You’re Angry.

 

Though dogs have been hanging out with us humans for at least 16,000 years, we know surprisingly little about them, especially when it comes to their emotions. Just last month, researchers found that hugging your dog can sometimes stress the crap out of them, and now a new study suggests that your dog might actually stop trusting you when you’re mad.

These Are The ‘Smartest’ Dog Breeds, Where Does Your Dog Rank?

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These Are The ‘Smartest’ Dog Breeds, According to a Canine Psychologist.

There’s no easy way to rate dog intelligence. As canine psychologist Stanley Coren wrote back in the 90s, there’s adaptive intelligence (i.e., figuring stuff out), working intelligence (i.e., following orders), and instinctive intelligence (i.e., innate talent) – not to mention spatial intelligence, kinesthetic intelligence, interpersonal intelligence, and more.

15 Funny & Amazing Facts You Might Not Know About Dogs.

Humans and dogs have been living side-by-side for about 15,000 years and the world dog population has known a pretty significant growth with the United States at the top of the ranking for almost 70 millions dogs and Brazil in the second place with a dog population of 35 millions (UK in the ninth place) according to stevedalepetworld website.

With all this in mind, one might think we know each other very well. but there’s more to dogs than fetching staffs and playing around. Here are some little-known facts about man’s best and oldest friend:

If You Sleep With Your Dog In Bed, This Is Something You Might Want To Know.

A recent survey conducted by the American Pet Products Association revealed that nearly half of all pet parents allow their pets to sleep with them at night. Clearly it’s a common practice, as for many dog lovers, it is extremely comforting to share a bed with their beloved puppies at night. but of course some still prefer to keep their doggies on the ground to prevent them from carrying fur and dirt into the bed. So how good or bad is it to sleep with your dog in the same bed ?

How To Get Your Dog Get Along With Other House Pets.

If you have, or are planning to have, a multi-pet household, one of the first things to consider will be the breed of dog you want. Some breeds of dog are friendlier than other breeds and include poodles, beagles, cavalier spaniels, and retrievers. These breeds, among many others, will be more likely to accept another dog or pet in the home, while other breeds may present some problems. Always remember that all dogs are individuals and you will find variation in personality in all breeds.