Pets, animals also at risk of heat stroke, says top veterinarian

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 05/30/2023

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — Pets and other animals, like humans, are also at risk of heat stroke especially if they are old and immuno-compromised. Dr. Jessica Maribojoc, head of the Department of Veterinary Medicine and Fisheries…

Cebu dog breeder: Dogs are oftentimes misjudged because of their looks, size

Immae Lachica 05/19/2023

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — It is unfortunate that dog breeds are often judged based on their looks rather than their behavior. The incident involving the American Staffordshire Terriers in East London is indeed tragic, and it…

Millions and Marshall, two American Staffordshire Terriers: Their senseless deaths slammed by animal lovers

Immae Lachica 05/18/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Dog breed discrimination is what the people say caused the deaths of two American Staffordshire Terriers in East London, United Kingdom. Marshall, a three-year-old dog, and Millions, a nine-month-old pup, were the victims of a…

The tragic dog killing in Guadalupe, Cebu City

Jean Therese Comendador 05/18/2023

The recent dog killing in Guadalupe Heights, Cebu City made rounds online when CDN Digital shared the story posted by the Go family. A dog is a man’s best friend, and this was especially true for Angel…

Filipino toymaker creates life-like pet plushies for grieving owners

Reuters 04/06/2023

MANILA — Toymaker David Tan in the Philippines is inundated with requests from heartbroken customers who want to honor their departed pets’ memories with plush toys. Tan and a team of 20 employees use photos sent by…

Love actually

Fatima Ignacio Gimenez - @inquirerdotnet 04/03/2023

A pet, in my opinion, is the perfect poster child of unconditional love. I remember falling flat on my backside and it was Biscuit, our late golden retriever, who first witnessed the incident and who rushed to…

Hong Kong dog flies business class, and some netizens bite back

The Straits Times 03/19/2023

Not quite a dog’s life, at least for four-year-old Fifi. The miniature long-haired dachshund from Hong Kong has become an online sensation, after a video of the dog traveling in business class on a flight went viral,…

Hunt for Duljo dog’s shooters is on

Morexette Marie Erram, Pegeen Maisie Sararana 12/19/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Authorities are now looking for the individuals behind the cruel shooting of a community dog in Brgy. Duljo-Fatima. Police Colonel Ireneo Dalogdog, chief of the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO), said that he…

Parkmall Holds October Pets 2022, Offers Low-Cost Microchipping Tag for Pets on 14th Anniversary Celebration

PR 10/17/2022

Parkmall, Cebu’s first pet-friendly mall, will hold a series of exciting and unique pet activities this month highlighted by a groundbreaking move to provide free and low-cost microchip tags for pets for identification as it celebrates its…

Latvian woman drives into Ukraine to rescue pets

Reuters 03/08/2022

LVIV, Ukraine, — At an animal shelter in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv, Natalia Horobets bid an emotional farewell to her beloved pet cat Charly on Monday. Horobets and her husband had fled their home in…

DVMF bares activities for Rabies Awareness Month

Vhenna Marie Mantilla 03/03/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebuano pet owners are encouraged to step up their involvement in preventing animal bite incidents. The Department of Veterinary Medicine and Fisheries (DVMF) celebrates the month of March as Rabies Awareness Month. DVMF…

SoKor granting legal status to animals to tackle abuse

Reuters 08/20/2021

South Korea is one of a handful of countries to recognize animals as beings, with a right to protection, enhanced welfare and respect for life. The push for the amendment comes as the number of animal abuse…

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