Monthly Archives: August 2013

Facility Design and Animal Health

Did you know there is a whole science behind how best to house animals in a shelter? Or that the health of animals can be improved simply by providing them with the right amount and type of space in which … Continue reading

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The Place of Horses

  In our own Heather Lewis’ latest guest post for the Classic Equine Blog she talks about the Barn, the sense of place it invokes, and what we can learn from it to build better homes for our equine friends.

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21 Facts About Dogs

Fact #8 – There is a dog-shaped building in New Zealand. Fact #11 – In ancient China, an emperor’s last line of defense was a small Pekingese dog literally hidden up his sleeve. Fact #7 – This dog, Naki’o, lost … Continue reading

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The Great Nature Project

National Geographic is attempting to create the world’s largest online album of animal and plant photographs. At The Great Nature Project you can share your own photos, take the Daily Photo Challenge, check out the collections or just keep tabs … Continue reading

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Home is Where the Cat Is

      Welcome to this cool, contemporary apartment in Taiwan.  The space was designed with the owner’s cat in mind, to blend the needs of humans and felines in a stylish and functional way. The resident cat has a … Continue reading

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