Feb 10, 2016

Cat-loving Akita governor plans new animal shelter

Akita Prefecture Gov. Norihisa Satake, who once received a pet cat as a gift from Russian President Vladimir Putin, is spearheading plans for a new animal shelter in the area. Under the plan, the facility would be built on a 6,200-sq.-meter lot within a ...

Brazilian pets parade in their own four-footed Carnival

Feb 1, 2016

Brazilian pets parade in their own four-footed Carnival

Brazilian canines allowed their people to dress them in masks and costumes Sunday for a four-legged Carnival just days before the humans will hold their own party. A white-haired lap dog was dressed as a court jester for the gathering of dozens of pets ...