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PetMD Editorial
Aug 23,2018

Image via Knox County Humane Sociey No Kill Animal Shelter -Galesburg IL/Facebook The Knox County Humane Society, a no-kill animal shelter in Galesburg, Illinois, is asking people to donate chairs for the animals to lounge on in their cages. The idea came from shelter dog and unofficial mascot… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Aug 22,2018

Image via MirekKijewski/Shutterstock The Paris Aquarium started a program two years ago to take in pet goldfish that have been surrendered by their owners. Since then, around 50 goldfish per month have been rehomed. The goldfish tank currently houses 600 specimens. Most of these surrendered… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Aug 21,2018

Image via jasna.B/Shutterstock Esther Abrami is a young professional violinist and Instagram sensation with over 155,000 followers. This award-winning violinist travels the world, performing with world-renowned orchestras. Recently, she used her talents for a fundraising campaign to help a French… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Aug 20,2018

Image via Wright-Way Rescue/Facebook Bruno the polydactyl cat has become an internet sensation after Wright-Way Rescue posted an adoption plea for him on their Facebook page. The post, which has been shared over 25,000 times, details Bruno the fat cat’s long list of very specific demands for his… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Aug 17,2018

Image via Cat Video Festival/Facebook Video curator Will Braden will be hosting the Dallas VideoFest PawFest on Thursday, August 23, at The Texas Theater to showcase short cat and dog videos packaged as a full-length movie. A portion of the ticket sales will go to pet rescue and adoption groups.… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Aug 16,2018

According to the ASPCA, around 6.5 million animals pass through the doors of US animal shelters every year. And while there are approximately 3.2 million shelter animals adopted each year, there is still a very large gap between the two numbers. To help try to close that gap, an annual campaign… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Aug 16,2018

Photo viaThe Siberian Times According to the Siberian Times, scientists found a completely preserved prehistoric horse in the Batagai depression—a tadpole-shaped crater in the Yakutia region of Siberia. They believe he was about 3 months old when he died during the Paleolithic period. Photo via The… Read More