Copycat: Chinese firm creates the first cloned kitten

World / Science & Health Sep 5, 2019

Copycat: Chinese firm creates the first cloned kitten

Seven months after Huang Yu's pet cat Garlic died, the British shorthair was given a 10th life. Born on July 21, the new Garlic was created by the Chinese firm Sinogene, becoming the Beijing-based company's first successfully copied cat. The pet-cloning outfit has made more than ...

Doggy Con: a pop culture convention for costumed canines

World / Offbeat Aug 18, 2019

Doggy Con: a pop culture convention for costumed canines

Atlanta's scorching August heat didn't stop Megan Nelson from slipping on a long faux fur coat and dressing up like Cruella de Vil for her first Doggy Con, a pet convention for costumed canines inspired by the upcoming Dragon Con. Doggy Con drew hundreds of ...