Dog Park

Photo: Jake and Zoe (Some rights reserved) Dog Park = Park for dogs to exercise, socialize, and play off-leash in a controlled environment under the supervision of their owners HeadlinesThe politics of the dog park – BloombergHow Dog Parks Took Over the Urban Landscapepark Recommended ListeningThe healing power of dogs – Kate Leaver (@kateileaver) became …

Dogs Links

Photo: Canadian Tourism, Dog Sledding (Some rights reserved) Links about dogs presented in a somewhat random fashion: Questions = Preguntas Is there a ‘white noise’ for dogs that helps canines tune out loud noises like thunder and fireworks? = ¿Existe un “ruido blanco” para perros que ayude a los caninos a ignorar los ruidos fuertes …

Sheep

Photo: Ron Mader, White Sheep at the Black Sheep Inn (Some rights reserved) Sheep = a domesticated ruminant animal with a thick woolly coat and (typically only in the male) curving horns. It is kept in flocks for its wool or meat, and is proverbial for its tendency to follow others in the flock. Translating: …

Horses

Photo: Sherrie & Ron White/Yellowstone National Park, Hellroaring Trail (Some rights reserved) Horse = a solid-hoofed plant-eating domesticated mammal with a flowing mane and tail, used for riding, racing, and to carry and pull loads WikipediaHorse Planeta.com

Dogs

Photo: Gunner and Coco (Some rights reserved) Wikipedia: The domestic dog is a wolf-like canid in the genus Canis, and is the most widely abundant terrestrial carnivore. HeadlinesThese may be the world’s first images of dogs—and they’re wearing leashes Videos I love my dog – Mapache Amazon.com QuotesIf you’re not the lead dog, the scenery …

Cattle

Photo: Alex Nídhögg, Bresolettes (Some rights reserved) Cattle = Cows CelebrationsSecond Tuesday in July is Cow Appreciation Day. Hashtag: #CowAppreciationDay Embedded Tweets WikipediaCattleGuernsey cattle Planeta.com

World Animal Day

Photo: William October 4 is World Animal Day  is October 4. Hashtag: #WorldAnimalDay, #DíaMundialDeLosAnimales Wikipedia: World Animal Day is an international day of action for animal rights and welfare celebrated annually on October 4, the feast day of Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals. Key Linksworldanimalday.org.uk QuestionsWho are the animal advocates attending the …

Cats

Photo: Ron Mader, William (Some rights reserved) Wikipedia: The biological family Felidae is a lineage of carnivorans colloquially referred to as cats. A member of this family is also called a felid or feline. The term “cat” refers both to felids in general and specifically to domestic cats. Features Species Planeta.com