Posts By: Green Dog

This week is World Water Week! Check out the Tap Project

Whoops! I’m coming in a bit late on this one, but there’s still time! From March 16th through Saturday March 22nd, The Tap Project (a UNICEF-founded project that started in NYC and now has spread to other cities across the nation) invites people to dine out at participating restaurants and donate as little as $1… Read more »

How to Travel with Pets

Here’s a good link with a pretty complete list of tips for traveling with pets by air, car, etc. The Ultimate Guide for Traveling with Pets

Are you still on the bottle??

It’s beginning to be outrageous to me that people are drinking so much bottled water without realizing its tremendous environmental impact. Though the nutritionally aware part of me is glad that people are drinking water instead of soda, the sheer volume of bottled water consumed has created a product with enormous impact. Though many other… Read more »

Dog playing in the Snow

This video is an absolute riot – Happy Winter! (this is better with the sound off, in my opinion). 0sUL0KCIc48

Wow! Dogs Help to Study Endangered Wildlife

This is an amazing article about how dogs’ amazing noses are helping wildlife ecologists to better study endangered species. Did you know that dogs can identify up to 18 separate species from the smell of their feces? Not only does that make finding a particular species in a vast area of wilderness easier, but dogs… Read more »

Research Study Shows Dogs Can Classify Complex Photos And Place Into Categories | Itchmo: News For Dogs & Cats

This is an interesting article discussing dogs’ abilities to identify and categorize images. I love that there is really an increase in cognitive studies of dogs – for a species that is so closely tied to humans, we know so little, scientifically speaking. Here’s the article I found on Ichmo: Research Study Shows Dogs Can… Read more »

Tennessee Girl Calls For Change After Dogs Die From Antifreeze Poisoning | Itchmo: News For Dogs & Cats

The Humane Society of the United States estimates that 10,000 animals die each year from antifreeze poisoning. And, Haley Ham wants to do something about that. This 11-year-old girl from Tennessee lost her two dogs, Sam and Jessie, when someone in the neighborhood gave the dogs a poisonous stew with antifreeze as the main ingredient…. Read more »