We have 4 million people in the country and about 1 million of us have dogs. There are also 2 million registered domestic cats. The number is increasing 20% every year.
Not all pet owners are pet lovers. Even so, not all pet lovers are pet parents. So what makes a pet parent different from a pet lover? Isn’t the same?
Leni Monsod-Karlsson has been a pet parent and a dog adoption advocate long before these terms and the practices they represent entered the popular mainstream of modern pet care.
The ones who have made an art out of this practice will even go one step further and say that pets also need to feel loved and wanted.
Pet owners may be less lonely than their friends who don’t have a dog, cat, rabbit, or singing bird to cheer them up. While these lucky guys and girls might be able to better cope with the COVID-19-induced lockdowns, it does not mean that their sources of...
Some smart owners have converted it into an ID. Aside from the name of the animal embedded in it, it can also have a small pouch.
Featured Next Top Pawdels of the Month
Toy poodle Bella may be a small dog but she is God’s biggest blessing to her pet parent. Bella the Toy Poodle is November’s Next Top Pawdel of the month.
Senior dog Rafa has been with Alexandra “Alex” Barrera’s family for the past 12 years, making him a senior citizen according to a dog’s lifetime.
The pandemic and its lockdowns have been tough enough for everyone in the country who has been going through them since 2020. Relationships of every kind in particular have been strained, as cabin fever tends to make family members, no matter how close, get on each...
India is a small cocker spaniel who wins in tricks competitions and has taught her human dog trainer new lessons.
“Life is like a box of chocolates.” That famous opening line in the popular 1990s movie Forrest Gump means that sometimes life can give us happy surprises. In Janelle Lucero’s case, that happenstance that changed her life forever was a Beagle who, during the darkest...
Keeper, a hit-and-run dog, survived emotional and physical pain and was adopted by a caring animal lover, Dr. Camille Asuncion.
André was a stray dog who is appreciative of everything that is given to him because he came from a time and place where he had nothing.
Teddy, Meg’s golden retriever, saved her health and her life. A success story of an emotional support dog saving his owner’s life.
“Comfortable, cuddly, snuggly.” That’s how new pug owner Rejean Tee describes her beloved Bruno, February’s Next Top Pawdel of the Month.
JJ is January’s Next Top Pawdel of the Month, the inaugural monthly winner of the Philippine’s Next Top Pawdel. Yet at 14 years old, he is long-lived for a dog and old enough to win our vote for his heartwarming stories.