–‘Big Kennel’ is cracking down on local dog walkers
This is why it’s always gratifying to see individuals stepping up to provide the public services, while at the same time gaining knowledge and experience about what it takes to start and build a business. Reading more
– Why you should think twice before sharing a video of a dog walking on its hind legs
Videos of the poodle, who has become somewhat of a Chinese viral sensation, have been making its way onto North American social media feeds this week.Continue reading
–Dog walking banned by Hamas ‘to protect women and children’
“In recent weeks, the phenomenon of young men walking with their dogs in the streets has widely spread. It is neither of our culture nor of our traditions. Children and women feel scared when they see dogs,” al-Batniji stated, adding that it is Hamas’ “duty to maintain the safety of citizens.” Read more
–Colorado’s Absurd War on Online Dog Walking Services
In over 10,000 cities in all 50 states, the online platform Rover offers pet owners the ability to connect with walkers and sitters with the ease that characterizes the growing sharing economy. There are over 100,000 people who earn money by working with the platform and Rover is just one of many “pet sharing” sites. Continue reading
–Need to unplug for a while? Take a walk with a four-footed friend
More of your friends and neighbors get regular stress-reduction therapy than you might realize.
Of course, they don’t actually call it that. They just say they are taking the dog for a walk.
But who could deny that this seemingly simple daily activity abounds with mood and mindset benefits?Continue reading
–Edmonton family traumatized after pet Chihuahua attacked and killed by off-leash dog
An Edmonton family is mourning the death of their beloved chihuahua after it was attacked by another dog, which was off leash in a community park. As Shallima Maharaj explains, the family is calling for tougher penalties when it comes to animal bylaws.Read more
–Dog Walking: The Side Hustle That Lets You Practice Pet Ownership
I’ve been using the app to walk local dogs for about a month now, and I’ve made $100 in supplemental income. I have a busy schedule and have only been able to do about six walks, so as far as I’m concerned, it’s been well worth it.Continue reading
–Pups take over San Manuel Stadium for HSSBV’s Walk for the Animals
From stencil tattoos to kisses from LA Rams cheerleaders, dogs enjoyed a paw-tastic day during the Humane Society of San Bernardino Valley’s annual Walk for the Animals fundraiser.Continue reading
– Keep dog and lose home, say RWAs
Vasudevan, who lives in Whitefield, Bengaluru, was served an eviction notice for walking her pet Labradors on the lawns and “other utility spaces”. She now has about a fortnight to find her pets and herself a new home. Read more
–Ten tips for holiday pet care
If you share your life with a pet, you can’t just get up and go for a holiday: you need to plan the animal’s arrangements too. The number of options available has increased significantly with the advent of the internet but the bottom line remains the same : Continue reading
– The dangers dog walkers need to know about and what you can do to prevent your pet getting ill
The dog licked mould left by discarded bread from the inside of their caddy after it had been blown over during high winds.
There are also other toxins in the environment that pose risks to dogs.
Here is some advice from the Veterinary Medical Association:Read more
–Shock as boy, 12, attacked by dog while walking home from school
The hunt is on to trace the owner of a dog that attacked a 12-year-old boy as he walked home from school.
The youngster was left with three gashes on his bruised and bloodied leg after the attack between the Spar shop and the Creamery on May 12 at 4.10pm.Read more