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Addressing homeless animals as ‘papa’ and using English for commands, Quoc Bao receives a lot of affection from his pets.

Cafe helps with stray cat adoption in HCM City

Alex Ward and Geneva Marcelino are running cafes that work with local animal rescue shelters to help stray dogs and cats find their new homes.

Colorful crabs raised as pets by animal lover

Dogs as pets, sure. Cats, absolutely. Birds and rabbits, of course. But crabs? Really? It turns out that one man in Hanoi is so crazy for crabs he has dozens upon dozens of them as pets.

Pets banned on Hanoi pedestrian street

The walking of pets on Hoan Kiem pedestrian area in Hanoi will be entirely banned from May 27.

Pets stay at luxury hotels, use spa services while owners are away during Tet

Many people have booked hotel rooms for their pets while they are away during Tet holiday. At luxury hotels, the pets not only receive special healthcare services, but also enjoy spa services and have their pictures taken.

Children keep ducklings as pets during social distancing

Many children have kept ducks as pets to play with during social distancing.


Renowned duckling ‘staff’ hang out at florist shop

The pair of lovely ducks has become a source of joy for traders and children in a corner of Thiec market.

An Giang man raises thousands of “wild” fish as pets

A farmer in Long Kien commune in the Cho Moi district of the southern province of An Giang is feeding and caring for thousands of natural fish as pets.

Fine for maltreatment of dogs, cats set at $50-$150

In April, many new policies will take effect. 

So your pet may roam free

Pets are more like family members to animal lovers than simply creatures around the home, so giving them an ID card not only makes them that little bit closer but also helps keep track of them more easily.

Pet breeding a popular business in Ben Tre Province

 VietNamNet Bridge – Many residents in the southern province of Ben Tre are raising dogs and other pets, gaining significant achievements and respectable profits.

Pets spoil many buildings

VietNamNet Bridge – Residents in apartment buildings in big cities have complained about dogs and cats in their living places, claiming that the horrible smell, barking and toilet habits of the animals has seriously affected their lives.

Image: Going out with your pet on a motorbike is all the rage in big cities

 VietNamNet Bridge - Many people carry their pets on their motorcycles or bicycles or walk with them on the street, a new trend in big cities like Hanoi and HCM City.

Five-star services for pets in Saigon

 VietNamNet Bridge - At the first five-star hotel for pets, dogs and cats are served with imported food, have their hair cut, swim in a swimming pool, do exercise in a gym, and sunbathe.