Tag Archives: pet dogs

Wolves and their unusual evolution

How wolves evolved into pets. We have long believed that dogs evolved from wolves to integrate with human society in small ways. Scientists now believe that human beings might have been subtly trained to understand dogs. Humans are always quick to give themselves credit for domesticating dogs. Did hunters adopt wolf puppies after finding them […]

The veterinarian hero in California

This heroic veterinarian spends his spare time healing the pets of the homeless. A kind veterinarian in California was motivated to set up a pet care option for homeless people. After many people lost their homes in 2011, Dr. Kwane Stewart came up with a brilliant idea. Many homeless people who were unable to care […]

The history of the domestication of dogs

Source: https://www.sciencealert.com/this-ancient-canine-skull-could-be-one-of-the-earliest-examples-of-wolf-domestication Some early accounts A fossil site in Czechia estimated to be 28,500 years old, also known as the Ancient Canina Craniums, gives one of the earliest accounts of animal husbandry. Or perhaps they could just be regular wolves roaming from one place to another in search of food and shelter. Previous studies at […]

Army man saves dog

Source: Representational image Life in the woods Major Ankit Budhraja was living a regular army life surrounded by nature in the Gulmarg area of Baramulla in Kashmir with his wife and a pet dog. The little apartment of three bedrooms was a stand-alone wooden home surrounded by lush green trees. There was nothing unusual about […]

Depression and dogs

One man discovers a dog’s role in helping with depression. Depression is the second leading cause of death between 15 to 29 year olds in the world according to the World Health Organization. Approximately 259 million people across the world suffer from depression today. Rob Osman’s story was not too different. It took him years […]

Hotel for dogs: A unique initiative

One hotel helped at least 60 dogs find forever homes. A Hilton Home2Suite hotel in Mississippi was looking for new ways to attract long term guests. They wanted to give guests a unique experience that differentiated them from other hotels in the area. Teresa Johnston, the director of sales in the hotel, thought of an […]

Bloat in Dogs (symptoms, prevention & Treatment) – VOSD Expert Vet Advice™

Bloat in Dogs | VOSD Expert Vet Advice

Bloat is technically called Gastric Dilation and Volvulus syndrome (GDV) but will be referred to as bloat in this article. VOSD has treated hundreds of dogs with bloat as part of our rescue and for the dogs that live at the VOSD Sanctuary & Hospital. This article shares the accepted medical understanding as well as […]

2 DOBERMANS FROM DELHI

muthu and silver VOSD Sanctuary

MUTHU AND SILVER: 2 DOBERMANS FROM DELHI You know the story. Dangerous Dobermans nobody wants to keep. We keep dogs nobody wants to keep! Hell, we ONLY keep dogs nobody wants to keep. MUTHU and SILVER (they’ve come with these names and for a change we love them – who won’t love MUTHU for crying […]