Diseases of pets are not everywhere alike. Those occurring in the UAE are influenced by the warm to hot and humid environment, sun exposure, massive air-conditioning and artificial watering of gardens and parks. These factors alone are not causing diseases but they constitute predisposing triggering conditions that selectively favor the development, persistence and spreading of
Cats, dogs, birds and other animal pets have lived alongside humans for thousands of years. We share our homes with them choosing our favorite species with bias that often depend upon our culture. In fact, pet preference varies from country to country. Russia Federation has the highest proportion of cat owners: 57% of households have
The search for Life on earth-like worlds orbiting distant stars is part of the age-old quest to learn whether or not we are alone in the Universe. But forget about green extra-terrestrials with tiny antennae or cocoon-shaped aliens. Everything from rocky-like creatures to shapeless ectoplasm can be the much sought after form of Life you
Human history shows that the animal called wolf was schizophrenically misinterpreted throughout it. To the Neolithic hunter societies it embodied the hero, the warrior to admire and emulate. To agricultural-pastoral cultures it represented the predatory pest to eradicate. To modern-day men it is an endangered iconic species to protect. Without sharing the same feelings toward
Beasts of battle: Humans never ceased to involve animals in one of their worst habits! Elephants once carried soldiers into battle. Horses participated to conflicts, along with mule and donkeys carrying ammunitions. Dogs and pigeons brought messages. Humans never ceased to involve animals in one of their worst habits: warfare. Let’s take a walk on
Once again more than 40,000 people attended the seventh edition of The Dubai Pet Show that was what is considered the most prestigious canine show in the Middle East to spend a happy day outdoors with family, pets and friends. This year Pet Connection was fully in charge of the veterinary checking at the entrance
NOVEMBER 25, 2011 In the fashionable atmosphere of Almas Conference Centre, Jumeirah Lake Towers, on 25-26 November, 2011, was held the 7th edition of The International Cat Show Dubai, the most prestigious feline show in the Middle East. Pet Connection Vet Hospital participated to the event with its own commercial stall and providing veterinary assistance.
In spring 2011 we announced the opening of the Exotic Section. Now, one year later, we can summarize the work done so far, so good. We visited 671 exotic animals, including 1 slow loris, 1 goat, 1 Japanese squirrel, 1 dove, 2 pythons, 2 peacocks, 2 bearded dragons, 4 chickens, 4 zebra finches, 5 iguanas,