Pets have been working alongside their humans for centuries, but recently have they begun to make a name for themselves. From movies and guest appearances to full-fledged jobs, pets are becoming more and more successful every day. The days of leaving our pets at home are over.
Palm Dog Awards 2023: Meet Messi, the Canine Actor Who Won at the Cannes Film Festival
Did you know since 2001, the Cannes Film Festival has given unofficial awards to the best canine performances of the year?
Sir Indiana Bones: From Shelter Cat to Museum Manager
No, this isn’t a “Night at the Museum” reboot. This is the true story of how a shelter cat became the official office kitty of the Museum of Osteology and Skulls Unlimited. (But someone should talk to Ben Stiller about getting this story adapted for the reboot.) Credit: @sirindianabones/Instagram Just so you’re clear before we get into the story. ” Osteology” is the study of bones, and “Skulls Unlimited” is a leading supplier of osteological specimens (bones stuff). @sirindianabones I hope everyone is having a pawfect weekend!
The History of Soccer, the Dog Actor That Played Wishbone
Any 90s kid will remember the PBS show "Wishbone," which starred a spunky Jack Russell Terrier whose real name was "Soccer". This is his story.
The Story of Fidel, the Celebrity Dog of Bruges, Belgium
Fidel was the most famous dog in Belgium. No, he wasn't known for doing tricks or anything, he was loved for his laissez-faire vibes.
Meet “Best in Show” and the Winners of the 2023 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
Buddy Holly becomes the first of his breed to win Best in Show!
Furry Fashionistas: The Wild World of Competitive Dog Grooming
Welcome to the fascinating world of competitive dog grooming, where fur meets fashion and creativity reigns supreme! In this world, every dog is a canvas waiting to be transformed into a work of art or a hilarious caricature, depending on the groomer’s vision. So, grab your brushes, shears, and a whole lot of patience, because this is going to be a wild ride!
From Menswear to Catwear: The Story of a Retired Shop Owner turned Cat Bed Maker
Jaeshin Ha, a 79-year-old retiree, has spent every day of his retirement crafting comfortable beds and toys for rescue cats. After running a men’s clothing shop for over four decades, Jaeshin retired with his wife in 2019, but instead of taking it easy, he has found a new calling. @whiskstowhiskers It makes me so happy to see how my dad spends his retirement. I hope one day, I can have days that feel like it’s purposeful, but also includes mid-day naps, K-dramas, and cat time. #catdadha #dad #cats #dayinthelife ♬ Aesthetic – Tollan Kim Jaeshin’s daughter, Christina, is the co-founder of Meow Parlor, New York City’s first cat cafe, and the president of its affiliated nonprofit, Meow Parlour Cats, Inc.
Xiao Pi is a Doggy Street Vendor with Style
Xiao Pi is a street vendor that stands out among the competition thanks to their flair for fashion.
Move Over Bat Boys, Ripken the Bat Dog Fetches Baseball Bats Professionally
Not only is Ripken in his 2nd season as the Official Bat Dog for the Durham Bulls, he's also the Tee Retriever for NC State Football and the Spokesdog for Sit Means Sit Dog Training!
Remembering Ricochet: The Golden Retriever Who Changed Lives Through Surfing
Ricochet, the beloved golden retriever, who had become famous for her passion for surfing and her work as a therapy dog has died in Southern California. The 15-year-old canine was diagnosed with liver cancer last August and passed away on Friday. Ricochet, who was trained to be a service animal, found her true calling in 2009 when she surfed with quadriplegic surfer Patrick Ivison.