By Jess BazalduaWeb Content Contributor I love to surround myself with my dogs and cats, even feeding a number of community cats in my free time. With the recent heat wave, some may focus on keeping cool themselves and possibly … Continue reading Keeping Pets Cool During Unbearable Heat
By Danielle RubioWeb Content Contributor From my knowledge with working with animals, specifically dogs, no one wants an old dog. Everyone has “puppy fever” and wants to be able to teach them new tricks and hope they stay little forever. … Continue reading Old Dogs Need Love Too
By Emily GarzaWeb Content Contributor For International Woman’s Day, I want to highlight my favorite YouTuber, Jenna Marbles. I have been a fan of Marbles and her boyfriend, Julien Solomita, for about three years now. As of now, they own … Continue reading The Amazing Jenna Marbles
By Piper BlakeAssistant Web Content Manager It’s every parent’s fear, that once they break and allow their child to get a puppy, it will turn into the real-life version of Cujo. An article from The New Yorker describes this perfectly in another … Continue reading A Dog Mom is still a Mom
By Claire Hansen Blog Content Contributor Don’t get me wrong, the number of precious pups around this town give me dog envy, too, but when you’re in college, there are a few extra factors to be addressed before making the … Continue reading Read This Before You Get a Dog
By Jashel Negron Blog Content Contributor Name: Margo Age: 1 year old Breed: Great Pyrenees and Retriever Mix This week, I was able to meet this super lovable dog, Margo. The first thing I want to say about Margo is … Continue reading Adopt Don’t Shop: Meet Margo!
By Jashel Negron Web Content Contributor Name: Babbette Age: 1 year old Breed: Pitbull Terrier (mix) Favorite Toy: Squeaky toy balls The first thing that caught my eye as I saw Babbette was her extremely cute smile. I thought I … Continue reading Adopt Don’t Shop: Meet Babbette
By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Just in case you didn’t know, breakups suck. Whether your former partner dumps you, you dump them or the breakup is mutual, ending a relationship with someone you truly care about can be painful. … Continue reading Puppy Love
By Jashel Negron Blog Content Contributor Name: Ernesto Age: 1-year-old Breed: Pit Bull Terrier Mix Ernesto caught my attention because of the scars he had across his back. I knew when I saw him that I wanted to see how … Continue reading Adopt Don’t Shop: Meet Ernesto!
By Jashel Negron Blog Content Contributor As the weather gets colder and “ruffer” things get harder for stray animals. Yes, there are shelters who take in these stray animals, but according to dosomething.org, “Each year, approximately 2.7 million dogs and … Continue reading Why Adopt and Volunteer?
By Austin Cowan Assistant Web Content Manager Dogs love their owners unconditionally but unfortunately some dog owners have factors in their life that make it hard to care for their pet. To all the future dog owners in the world, … Continue reading Mistakes That College Students Should Avoid As Pet Owners
By Cain Hernandez Blog Content Contributor A while back, my dad found a Siberian husky wandering through the streets. He was having trouble locating the owners, so I took it upon myself to take her in. When I laid my eyes … Continue reading My Week With a Siberian Husky
By Janessa Rutiaga Blog Content Contributor When it comes to having a pet in college, most of my friends and family advised against it. Everyone says “it’s too much money” or “they’ll take up too much of your time,” but … Continue reading Best Five Reasons to Have a Pet
By Sarah Bey News Reporter In Patterson Park in Austin, Texas, some of man’s best friends will graduate from the Guide Dogs of Texas School. Guide Dogs of Texas is a non-profit organization based in San Antonio and is one of the … Continue reading Guide Dogs of Texas Set to Recieve Their Degrees
By Helen Wang Blog Content Contributor College is an unforgettable ride that everyone experiences differently. Whether you’re getting to know your new roommates or signing a lease to start your journey rooming with friends, there’s no denying that your new … Continue reading Bring Your Best Friend to College
Be sure that you give Fido a good once-over before the event, because the competition should be ruff! Continue reading Keep it Weird at the 2nd Annual Dog Beard and Moustache Competition
by: Allie Ibarra KTSW News Texas State University’s Department of Counseling is conducting research on a very specific type of therapy that involves kids and dogs. Hope and Healing with Kids and Canines is a study that uses canine-assisted play … Continue reading Canine Assisted Therapy Research Comes to Texas State