Care & Safety

Taxi Driver Loses His License After Refusing Guide Dog

Taxi Driver Loses His License After Refusing Guide Dog

Samantha Schwab
Feb 08, 2019

Image via iStock.com/Lisa-Blue Mark Whittle reported taxi driver Mohammed Saghir, 59, after Saghir refused to let Whittle, a blind man; his wife, who is visually impaired; and their guide dog, Archer, into his cab in Nottingham, England....
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Essexville Public Safety Department Offers Domestic Violence Victims Temporary Shelter for Their Pets

Essexville Public Safety Department Offers Domestic Violence Victims Temporary Shelter for Their Pets

Samantha Schwab
Feb 06, 2019

Image via Alysia Burgio TV/Facebook The Essexville Public Safety Department in Michigan is offering victims of domestic violence a place to temporarily their house pets while they make arrangements to separate themselves from their...
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Paris Finally Allowing Dogs Into Their Public Parks

Paris Finally Allowing Dogs Into Their Public Parks

Samantha Schwab
Feb 01, 2019

Image via iStock.com/Page Light Studios As of Jan. 1, dogs are finally being allowed into some of Paris’ public parks following a recent town hall vote, according to The Guardian. The change in policy was passed as part...
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Lawmakers Propose Bill That Makes Animal Cruelty a Federal Felony

Lawmakers Propose Bill That Makes Animal Cruelty a Federal Felony

Samantha Schwab
Jan 29, 2019

Image via iStock.com/CreativeMoments Two lawmakers from the US House of Representatives—Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Fla., and Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla.—proposed a bill that makes animal cruelty a federal felony. According...
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CDC Says Don’t Kiss Your Pet Hedgehogs

CDC Says Don’t Kiss Your Pet Hedgehogs

Kendall Curley
Jan 28, 2019

Image via iStock.com/fottograff Hedgehogs have quickly become a favorite pet amongst people across the world. While they do not rival the dog or cat, you can still find Instagram accounts dedicated to the adventures of someone’s...
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Indiana Pet Rescue Welcomes Dogs From South Korean Dog-Meat Farm

Indiana Pet Rescue Welcomes Dogs From South Korean Dog-Meat Farm

Samantha Schwab
Jan 08, 2019

Image via Facebook/Humane Indiana Humane Indiana, an emergency placement partner for Humane Society United States, in conjunction with Humane Society International, welcomed five dogs who were rescued from a South Korean dog-meat...
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