Take a trip to Popcorn Park Zoo and Animal Refuge in Forked River

As you prepare your list of things to do this summer with the family, with the kids, with friends, or on a date, make sure you mark down a visit or two at the Popcorn Park Zoo and Animal Refuge located in the Forked River section of Lacey Township. There are more than 200 animals … Read more

You and your pets could be at higher risk for tickborne illnesses this month: What to know

People and pets in Metro Detroit are expected to face a higher-than-normal risk for Lyme disease and ehrlichiosis this month, according to the Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC). CAPC, a nonprofit, is recommending that pet owners talk to their veterinarians about getting their pets year-round protection from tickborne illnesses through annual testing and preventatives. The … Read more

Should Your Dog Go Vegan? | Health News

By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay) THURSDAY, April 14, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Dogs may be famous meat lovers, but canines who follow a vegan diet might be a bit healthier, a new survey suggests. British and Australian researchers found that dogs on vegan diets (one without animal products or byproducts) tended to have fewer … Read more

Service dogs improve lives of veterans with PTSD: Research | Health

Utrecht University researcher Emmy van Houtert recently studied the influence of service dogs on the symptoms of PTSD in veterans as they can develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after stressful or traumatic events. (Also read: 5 hidden signs of stress in your body to watch out for) She also looked at the effect of the … Read more

Dog trainer Graeme Hall from Channel 5’s Dogs Behaving (Very) Badly brings first UK tour to Leas Cliff Hall in Folkestone

The star of Channel 5’s Dogs Behaving (Very) Badly is sharing his wisdom to Kent as he brings his first ever UK tour to Folkestone. Graeme Hall’s ‘The Dogfather Live on Stage’ will be at the Leas Cliff Hall on Friday where he invites dog and puppy owners in Kent to bring their canine concerns … Read more