The rare canine syndrome consisting of friendliness, warmth, and cordiality was discovered recently in a 2017 study. The gene WBSCR17 was found in the dog study. However, it is also known to exist in humans. It is the same gene that exists in the Williams-Beuren syndrome (WBS); other WBS human symptoms include developmental
Movie Review: “The Stray” Opening on October 6, 2017 – How a Stray Dog Helps a Struggling Family Learn to Love Again
Pluto, the wonderdog, helps the Davis family in several ways, proving he is their guardian angel. During his life with the family, he manages to save a lost toddler, bring comfort and companionship to the 9-year-old boy, help restore a marriage, and repairs a broken father-son relationship. What more can you ask from a stray dog with a heart of gold?
The book “Rescued” by acclaimed journalist, Peter Zheutlin, is a follow-up to his New York Times bestseller, “Rescue Road”. We received an email from their PR manager, requesting that we do a book review as we are interested in rescuing dogs. And so here we are.
A female flea can lay 20 eggs a day; half that number is females. Without a flea control treatment, by the end of two months, there will be approximately 20,000 fleas on your pet and in your home. And by using a natural and safe treatment like TripleSure, your home will become a pet utopia, instead of being smothered in deadly toxic chemicals.
… playtime is not the only thing that dog toys are good for. In many cases, they provide a sense of bonding, they can test the dog’s brain and most of all, they can provide them with plenty of exercises. These dog toys all do different things for the owner and the dog alike.
Located in Medford, Mass., the research was led by veterinarian investigators and investigators associated with human medicine. They identified canine genetic pathways in Doberman Pinschers. The importance of this discovery is that it may lead to better therapies for human OCD, obsessive compulsive disorder, along with better medical and psychological treatments.
Do something special with your puppy. Go to the dog park and play with a brand new frisbee. Take a run in a new area. Get a new ball and play catch in the backyard. Give your dog a bath and a haircut for the summer. Get a new collar and leash …
What once started as a whim, American Pet Professionals celebrating its 8th Anniversary is significant news for all pet lovers and professionals. It is a way to bring together pet professionals from all areas of the industry. Dating back to February 24, 2009, it now has grown into a nationwide networking and educational organization for the pet industry, with members all across the country.
Update: All our dog t-shirt designs are available on Amazon now! We are adding new designs all the time so keep checking back! Most orders will qualify for Amazon Prime Free Shipping. —————- Yes, we have finally done it! You have been asking us for cool dog t-shirts for a
The Trump Administration has been challenged by HSUS for their secret mass removal of animal welfare records, previously listed on the Federal USDA website. Not only purging all animal welfare information from the public, it makes it easier for puppy mills, backyard breeders, and animal abusers to deceitfully operate and sell to pet stores and online buyers.
Dog holidays 2017 in the United States usually means two things. It means vacations taken ‘with the family pet. Or it means special days, or dog holidays, that we can celebrate with our dog. This calls into mind dog-friendly lodging, dog parks, and/or dog-friendly amusement places. Unfortunately, many dog holidays
HABRI, short for Human Animal Bond Research Initiative, is the fastest growing dog trend of 2016. What it refers to is working together to distribute a growing body of scientific proof that supports two links: (1) pet ownership and (2) enhanced human health. To put it more simply, it is research
Celebrating 1000 dog articles on WayCoolDogs that were started seven years ago on March of 2016 was the beginning of a miracle. It was then we started our humble blog with a tremendous amount of love for all dogs,..
We have seen two dog flu epidemics since the dog flu has spread throughout the United States – Chicago and Georgia. Since 2005, the canine flu has been rapidly spreading into the domestic population of U.S. dogs … a deadly flu virus. Over $100,000 of show dogs have died due to the
There are two identified Type A viruses associated with the canine virus, or dog flu. They are H3N8 and H3N2, considered to be endemic in the United States. Endemic refers to a disease or condition found among particular people [dogs] or in a certain area [the U.S.]. According to CDC, “Canine influenza
New advanced IQ dog tests are developing through widespread and extensive intelligence canine tests. In the near future, we will be able to see if our puppy or adult dog is a canine Einstein. And not just because we think they are a dog genius but because they really are … scientifically proven!
There are several types of dog intelligence that have a basic process. To explain this further, we are focusing on the latest dog study on canine cognitive abilities, compiled by scientists and dog owners alike. The study is called, “Citizen Science as a New Tool in Dog Cognition Research.”
Citizen scientists, such as the average dog owner who lives next door or an elderly lady who moved in down the street, can evaluate the quality of dog intelligence ….