This is our near-weekly segment where we list all the links we’ve shared on Twitter. It’s always a big post! So grab a coffee and prepare yourself for some serious reading.
Tweet of the Week
DoggieBuddy shared a post featuring information and video of the first dog movie star! It’s actually not a bad silent movie, considering it’s time period, and a nice little bit of history. Head over to watch “Rescued by Rover” on the DoggieBuddy blog.
The rally the pet lovers of Melboune have been waiting for – against the Lost Dog’s Home. If you’re in Melbourne, please make the time to attend! And more from SavingPets: “Shelter ‘overpopulation’ a function of design” and “Study of Australian cat admissions confirms – shelters are bad for cats“.
Bob Kerridge replies to Gareth Morgan’s challenge – audio (on cats).
In the News
Rally against compulsory dog desexing (that we, are Some Thoughts About Dogs, organised!).
Dog Training and Behaviour
Denise Fenzi talks about “End on a positive” in dog training.
Other Dog and Animal Stuff
The backyard breed vs the resposible hobby breeder (this one was very close to being the tweet of the week!).
The Zoomies from the Dog Lovers Digest.
Help! My vet is scaring my dog! from Dr Sophia Yin.