Office Cats Laid Off as Companies Close

Zhaocai is out of a job. Two months away from the office and locked down at an unfamiliar apartment, he’s withdrawn into himself, becoming more suspicious of strangers. He spends much of the day sleeping, or keeping to himself quietly. At night, he gets into bed and mewls for attention. Zhaocai is part of a … Read more

National Dog Day 2021: Benefits of having a dog

CNN — Snuggling next to my kitties while their furry chests softly rumble is a proven antidote to the day’s stress. As they woof that down, take a moment to reflect on all that your dog brings to you. Perhaps it is you, dear owner, who is getting the treat – the gift of good … Read more

Cats can live to be 30 years old: a Japanese immunologist shares his findings

Cat friends from all over Japan donate 1.5 million euros An interview with Professor Miyazaki broadcast last July resonated strongly with all cat lovers in Japan. He said that the development of a new treatment against kidney disease, which seriously affects most cats, was stopped due to lack of funds. In reaction to this announcement, … Read more

Wisdom Panel Publishes Largest-Ever Genetic Screening Studies of Cats and Dogs | News

PORTLAND, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun 16, 2022– Wisdom Panel, the world leader in pet genetics and maker of Wisdom Panel™ pet DNA tests, announced today the publication of the two largest genetic screening studies of cats and dogs ever conducted. Examining more than one million pets across the two studies, the research team behind Wisdom Panel™—the most … Read more

Wisdom Panel Publishes Largest-Ever Genetic Screening Studies of Cats and Dogs | Business

PORTLAND, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun 16, 2022– Wisdom Panel, the world leader in pet genetics and maker of Wisdom Panel™ pet DNA tests, announced today the publication of the two largest genetic screening studies of cats and dogs ever conducted. Examining more than one million pets across the two studies, the research team behind Wisdom Panel™—the most … Read more

Why do sleeping dogs look like they’re running?

CNN — June seems to dream of pursuit. After the long-haired German shepherd settles down for a nap, her floofy, low-slung limbs often begin to twitch and kick. To her owners, she appears to be on the trail of some unseen prey. “When she’s sleeping sometimes her paws are going aggressively – like, frantically – … Read more

Scout Bio To Present Positive Clinical Data On SB-001 For Feline CKD-Anemia at Leading… | News

Scout Bio’s research was selected for presentation at the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) Forum Three lectures will present Scout Bio’s technology, new areas of research, and positive clinical results from first successful pilot clinical study with SB-001 for feline anemia First time a large multi-center study applying gene therapy to treat a … Read more

COVID-19: have US public health authorities tried to quell an animal-human virus spillover?

US government documents obtained by National Geographic provide a first behind-the-scenes look at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) investigation into a suspected animal-to-human COVID-19 spillover case in Michigan, late of the year 2020. The documents, and statements made by the agency following their disclosure, indicate that the CDC already knew that … Read more