Topics :: gay animals

Abandoned ’Gay’ Dog Escapes Death After Story Goes Viral

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Jan 31, 2013
A dog that was supposed to be put down on Thursday after its owner abandoned for being "gay", has been adopted after its story went viral.

International Fashion Retailers Commit to Go Fur Free

Saturday Dec 22, 2012
The Fur Free Retailer Program is an international effort to give consumers accurate information about a retailer’s fur policy, allowing consumers to make an informed choice when shopping. The program aims to further the spirit of ethical consumerism.

Study: Female Fish are Turned on by Male Gay Fish Sex

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Dec 13, 2012
German researchers claim that some males of a species of freshwater fish related to the guppy will have sex with other male fish in order to attract females.

Holiday Traveling with Four-Legged Friends

Thursday Nov 22, 2012
Holiday travelers wishing to take their pets along for the trip now have an easy way to find suitable accommodations at pet friendly hotels. Takeyourpet.com includes an ever-expanding directory of more than 40,000 pet-friendly accommodations.

Celeb Photog’s Homage to Local Men Benefits Atlanta Pets

Thursday Oct 11, 2012
PALS (Pets are Loving Support) is an Atlanta-based nonprofit that loves animals. It provides pet care including free food and basic veterinary care, and support to the companion pets of senior citizens as well as critically ill and disabled Atlantans.

A Home for Doggies at the Boston Pooch Hotel

Tuesday Oct 9, 2012
According to the American Pet Products Association, in 2012 an estimated $4.11 billion will be spent on boarding and grooming in the U.S., so the demand for a sixth Pooch Hotel location comes as no surprise.

Winners of 4th Annual Fur Free Fashion Competition Announced

Friday Aug 31, 2012
Born Free USA’s 4th Annual fffashion (Fur Free Fashion) Competition attracted emerging designers from around the globe who believe in the benefits of shunning fur, protecting animals and the environment, and embracing the green fashion movement.

Sports Fans and Pet Owners Flash Their College Pride

Monday Jul 30, 2012
´┐╝Combining functionality, technology and fashion, Dog-E-Glow gives college fans and their pets the ability to "flash their pride" around campus, at sporting events and other university activities with their safe and visible collars and leashes.

Household Pets Get Royal Restaurant Treatment

By MICHELLE LOCKE | Thursday Jun 7, 2012
Restaurants are going to the dogs... and the cats, and various other friends of the four-legged variety. From Doggie Happy Hours to seasonal dinners raising money for animal charities, the white tablecloth set is serving up a little pet philanthropy.

Spanish Zoo Makes ’Gay’ Penguins Proud Parents

By Jason St. Amand | Monday May 28, 2012
Zookeepers from a zoo in Madrid gave a pair of "gay" penguins an egg to hatch and raise.