Teenager Renee Wee was at a random family outing to a dog café Pawsnpans when she fell in love with Archer. The honey-eyed dog was then housed at the café and looking for potential adopters.
A call for adoption for a cat in an instagram post by Temasek Polytechnic Veterinarian course tugged at Gladys Chia’s heartstrings. The JC2 student at Raffles Institution promptly responded to the adoption call and was excited to be a cat parent. Chia learned that the female cat was picked by a local vet when she was about 2 months old, and found injured after being stuck in a wire fence. The fact that the cat was left homeless for so long made the teenager determined to be her saviour.
Abandoned in Mei Ling Street for a while, a rescuer has done her due diligence to track her owner and see if she is a lost cat since the cat pop-up out quite suddenly. No one has come forward to claim it for a couple of months already. Meanwhile, she is fed and taken care of by a feeder and rescuer. She lives out in the street like a beggar. This Persian mixed is one year old and has been sterilised. The rescuer and feeder hope to find it a good home as she is tame, friendly and affectionate.
When Nicole Ling’s pet hamsters passed on from old age, the hamster lover was keen on filling the furry void. A call for adoption on Facebook for a Golden Syrian hamster came to Ling at the right time. “A woman contacted me on the Hamster Lovers Club on Facebook. My previous hamsters Coffee Bean and BenBen had passed on from old age so I wanted another Syrian. I called him Boi Boi because he seems to respond to this name,” shares Ling.
As a beginner, freshwater fish has the best chance of success in a home aquarium. There is a lot to learn for the fish keeper who is just starting out, and picking fish that are fun and easy to care for is important. Most people who start off in the fishkeeping hobby, get hooked very quickly mainly because fish are so beautiful to watch and many have characteristics and personalities all of their own.
Introducing a new cat to your dog can be an exciting and stressful affair. Understandably, you are a little worried about how your dog is going to take to this new arrival! Rest assured, there are ways to effectively minimise that stress and help your pets to get along together. Here are tips on how to introduce a cat to a dog, without causing too much friction.
Our dog and cat companions see limited colors, but a parakeet see all the colors we do plus a few in the UV spectrum. They enjoy colorful toys, colorful ladders and a colorful assortment of veggies to eat in their bowl. Supply your parakeet with the right toys, and he will provide you with endless entertainment.
A pink cat house by KC Design Studio is dedicated to a couple’s love for their three cats. Cat-friendly features include cat ladders, a carousel climbing frame and a fluffy swing, all of which are in pink. With careers in graphic design and fashion, the cat-loving couple has cultivated a passion for bold and unusual design.
When Louis first saw Toby in 2016, the mongrel appeared aggressive, had bad skin and in poor health. Toby was housed at Exclusively Mongrel (EM), a non-profit animal shelter for stray dogs in Singapore. Undaunted, Louis decided to give the mongrel a chance and fostered the dog for 2 weeks. Upon reflection, Louis was grateful for the support from Kevin Neo, the director at EM, who guided him on caring for the dog and making the transition easier.
It is no secret that cats can be the fussiest of cultural critics which is why Los Angeles-based Architects for Animals has assembled some of the city’s leading architecture firms to design functional yet inventively fancy outdoor dwellings at “Giving Shelter,” a benefit for FixNation, which spays and fixes homeless felines.