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WHO Urges People To Avoid Animal Contact, After 1st Dog-To Man Monkeypox Case Reported

The World Health Organisation (WHO) asked people to avoid animal contact, after the first known human-to-dog transmission of monkeypox was reported in France. On August 19, a case, involving two men and their Italian greyhound has been reported in Paris, following which the WHO asked for separate isolation for animals and waste management. Notably, rising number of monkeypox has been a concern for the world.

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 09:08 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: WHO, Monkeypox, dog, Viral Disease, Animal To Human

Pit Bull

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Pit Bull Attacks Woman, Police Registers Case Against Owner

In Delhi's Civil Line Area, a domestic helper, Munni (30) suffered serious injuries, after a pit bull (dog) mauled the victim, confirmed police on August 12. The police registered an FIR against the dog owner Vinit Chikara, who was out with his dog for a walk. The incident happened at around 7:30 am, when Chikara left dog's harness loose, resulting in the attack which left Munni mauled. 

Fri, 12 Aug 2022 - 09:02 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Pit Bull, dog, Woman Injured, FIR, Dog Owner

Courtesy: Hindustan Times


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UP Government Announces 'Dog Tax,' Pet Owners To Pay About Rs 630 Annually

The "Dog Tax" was announced by government officials in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh. Depending on the type of dog, pet owners may be required to pay more than Rs.100. The Municipal Corporation formerly charged a levy of Rs.500 on costly breed dogs and Rs.200 on locally bred canines. Now citizens will be required to pay around Rs.630 annually. A license would also be required to keep a pet dog at home. 

Fri, 05 Aug 2022 - 04:35 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Uttar Pradesh, dog, tax, pet owners, Prayagraj

Mr Happy Face, 17-Year-Old Chihuahua Mix

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17-Year-Old Chihuahua Mix, Mr Happy Face, Named 'World's Ugliest Dog'

A 17-year-old Chihuahua mix from Arizona, USA, was crowned "World's Ugliest Dog" at the event, which takes place during Sonoma-Marin Fair in California. Mr. Happy Face, the winner, has tumors and neurological impairments, requires diapers, struggles to stand straight or walk, and has a tilted head. Mr. Happy Face and its owner, Jeneda Benelly, won the contest and received $1,500 in prize money and a vacation to New York City. 

Tue, 28 Jun 2022 - 09:05 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: chihuahua, dog, arizona, USA, tumor

Courtesy: NDTV

Dog biting

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Management Of "The Mangolia" Fined Rs 3.8 Lakh Over Dog Bite Incident: Gurugram

A consumer forum in Gurugram has fined "The Magnolia's" management and security agency Rs 3.8 lakh in connection with a safety failure that resulted in a dog bite incident. The victim, a young girl, and her family were subjected to psychological abuse. She was unable to attend school for two weeks, was isolated in her house, and was traumatized for the rest of her life. 

Sun, 22 May 2022 - 05:00 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Gurugram, dog, dog bite, Magnolia, Fine

Courtesy: Zee News

Dog and Cat

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Viral Video Of 2 Pooches Saving Kitten Friend Leaves Netizens In Aww

In a viral video, two dogs save their kitten friend by digging the sofa which got stuck inside will make you chuckle a little. Later the video showed two pooches sitting on the sofa and one hole in the sofa in which the cat was stuck. This video was shared on Reddit and captioned, "Respect for offering a helping paw." Notably, the video has gained 1,100 upvotes in 10 hours.

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 - 09:00 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: CAT, dog, Viral video, Reddit, Bizzare

Golden Retriever

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Video Of Big Doggo Sister Teaching Younger Brother 7 Things Goes Viral

In a viral video, two Golden Retrievers named Gamja and Chip in which a big doggo sister taught her younger pooch brother seven things. Taking to Instagram the page called @gamjamypotato shared the duo video and captioned it, "She’s born to be a good sister." Later the video showed all the things that the dog learned. Notably, the video has already gained 4.2 lakh likes in just 12 hours. read-more

Thu, 17 Feb 2022 - 08:50 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: dog, Viral video, Instagram, bizzare story, gamjamypotato

Dog Does Yoga

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This Adorable Dog Doing Yoga With It's Owner Will Make Your Day

In a viral video, a Labrador dog named Magnus was seen performing some amazing yoga poses with its owner and demonstrated six dog yoga poses. Taking to Instagram the page 'mangusthetherapydog' shared the video and captioned it "We call this Doga." The dog was seen doing a downward dog pose and a pose of putting hands and paws together. The video received a lot of love reactions from netizens. 

Sun, 13 Feb 2022 - 10:05 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: dog, Yoga, Yoga Poses, Viral video, bizzare story

Courtesy: India Times

Chloe's Red Dog

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TikToker Dyes Pet Dog Red; Netizens Accuse Her of 'Animal Abuse'

A TikToker named Chloe has been accused of "animal abuse" after she dyed her pet dog red. She shared a series of viral videos on TikTok featuring her pet dog, Dandelion. Netizens were shocked to see the video and slammed her. She explained that dying her pet dog red has been useful because he is less likely to be stolen, or hit by a car and can be identified easily.  

Wed, 02 Feb 2022 - 09:32 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: bizzare story, Viral video, TikTok star, dog, backlash

Courtesy: India Today

Dog gives hug to a homeless man

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Dog Gives Tight Hug To Homeless Man; Video Goes Viral

In a viral video on Twitter, a dog is winning the hearts of people for giving a hug to a homeless man. The video was shared by Buitengebieden. It shows a golden labrador is approaching the man and gives him a hug after looking at him. One can also see the man loved the dog by cuddling it. It has received over 7.47 lakh views and nearly 48,000 likes. 

Sun, 02 Jan 2022 - 11:29 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Homeless Man, dog, Hug, Viral video, Twitter