Health benefits of owning a pet

January 16, 2020 09:00 am

Dogs have a calming effect on humans and can be good at helping us relieve stress.

Puppies need special care and attention just as a human baby would need. And, it is a lot of responsibilities. Here is a handy parenting guide for all the first-timers!

We know your pet is an important member of your family. Before flying with your pet was a possibility, traveling was a gut-wrenching experience as you had to leave your beloved pet behind. But nowadays, many travelers are taking their pet with them, wherever they go.

In Yemen, where almost four years of war have brought millions to the brink of famine and ravaged the economy, Mourad Jamal struggles to keep his small pet shop in the capital Sanaa afloat.

Dog Party For Pet Welfare

November 12, 2017 10:09 am

When it comes to opting for a faithful pet, dogs top the list and they are highly preferred among other animals. Acknowledging the importance of pet welfare, the first ever dog party was held at Around the Corner in Bansbari on Saturday.

Having a pet can be a stressful and exhausting experience. No matter how trying your pet is, you will always love them. Here are just five ways to show them how much.

Before you get a pet

August 4, 2017 13:29 pm

According to Binod Magar, a vet technician, there are many things you must consider and be careful about before bringing a pet home. Though every home deserves a pet, not every home or family is ready for it. Having a pet at home is going to shift your responsibilities in ways you never imagined and you have to be armed with information so that you do what’s best for your furry friend. The Week talked to Magar to seek this information so that we know how to handle our pets and the problems that can arise when there’s a new attention-seeking member at home. Here, he shares some wisdom.

Electronic device makers such as Hong Kong-listed SUGA (0912.HK) and other start-ups are looking to cash-in on a boom in China in so-called pet wearable’s, like smart collars, leashes and feeders.

Pet care: The right way

July 8, 2016 09:38 am

Veterinary physician, Swayam Prakash Shrestha reveals that the state of a pet can actually tell a lot about its owner. Fortunately in his two decades experience running a vet clinic, he can see a distinct increase in the level of awareness among Nepalis when it comes to issues of pet care.

Pet cat takes us couple hostage

June 27, 2016 14:48 pm

WASHINGTON, June 27: In a bizarre case, an American couple called police claiming they have been taken hostage by their pet cat.