Category Archives: Animals

US study proves: Dog bowls are as dirty as toilets

At every meal, we humans take clean dishes. But when it comes to the feeding bowls of the four-legged friend, dog owners often do not take hygiene very seriously. This was shown by a US study. This has fatal consequences – for dog and owner! Where is the dog food stored? how is it done? […]

Photo Awards: These are the best animal and nature photos of 2021

The judges of the “World Nature Photography Awards” have chosen the winners of this year’s competition and published the breathtaking photos of the numerous participants. The winning photo is not only impressive, but also somewhat shocking. The World Nature Photography Awards are held every year and photographers from all over the world can enter the […]

Discovery: Chimpanzees use insects to heal their wounds

A team of German researchers has made a new discovery in the Gabon jungle. They observed several chimpanzees catching insects and rubbing them on their wounds. With the process, they can apparently speed up the healing of their injuries. Chimpanzees are considered to be particularly intelligent and have many human traits. How far their intelligence […]

New Tiktok Challenge: This is why you should never bark at your dog

A recent trend on Tiktok shows owners barking at their dogs and then waiting for their four-legged friend’s reaction. However, animal rights activists warn against the “#barkatyourdog” challenge, because barking at the dog can have unpleasant consequences for the animal. Photo: Tresemer (symbolic photo) Tiktok trends are usually funny, but they can also quickly […]

Why do many older people want to adopt animals?

Animals enrich our lives – regardless of age. But older people often have a hard time adopting animals. Why this is so, and why they can still be the perfect home for (elderly) animals. Anyone who has a dog knows how well pets can do us. The health benefits of four-legged friends have also been […]