My Kolkata  /  Published 29.08.21

Furry friends lend a hand amid pandemic

Soujit Ghosh, the owner of a pet shop on Roy Bahadur Road in Behala, said since March last year, he has been selling over 25 puppies every month. Before the pandemic, he would sell around 10 every mon...
By Debraj Mitra, Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Places  /  Published 27.08.21

Ishita Datta’s love for Dollar

The best way to overcome fear of dogs is to get one, Ishita Datta would say. “I have always liked dogs but was scared of them. Then when the lockdown was imposed last year I found myself depress...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

Culture  /  Published 18.08.21

Salil Jason Fernandez on ‘The Tails of Boo-Boo & Cuddly Poo’

Samir, tell us about your involvement with the project... Samir: Salil’s a great dear old friend of mine. In fact, we go back a long way. I did his first film, a student film.... We have been c...
By Saionee Chakraborty

Science Tech  /  Published 03.08.21

Tably app tells your cat’s mood

To take the app through its pace, I had to roll around with my almost-two-year-old Tickles, which was not always a fun exercise, given the odd spots she finds for herself. Nevertheless, the results we...
By Mathures Paul

Culture  /  Published 27.07.21

Pet parents on their adopted furry friends

By Urvashi Bhattacharya


Calcutta  /  Published 23.07.21

‘Google’ goes to office even during pandemic

You may be working from home these days but a Siberian Husky from EC Block continues to go to office. Even on Sundays. “Every day after breakfast Google lets out a bark, as if to announce that ...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 02.07.21

Elahe Gupta on having ‘Indie’ dogs as pets

If Elahe Gupta starts giving Bhootu a belly rub, Casper comes running. If she gives Casper a belly rub, Bhootu comes running. And before long the girl finds herself sitting between two dogs, petting b...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 02.07.21

Travel travails for furry folk

On the road Road travel is by far the best. “A journey of up to two hours is no big deal — I have patients travelling that much from Howrah to my New Town clinic. Any longer than that an...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

Culture  /  Published 22.06.21

Pets: The best stressbuster

On World Yoga Day, Alia Bhatt made her Instagram Reel debut and guess who showed up? Her fluffy and pristine white Persian feline Edward who watches on. Pictures: Instagram ...
By Pramita Ghosh

Calcutta  /  Published 18.06.21

How Srijeeta’s pet gave a new lease of life to her

It had been a long day of online MBA classes and Srijeeta Bose was dog-tired. “So for the last class, I turned my video off, put my head down and well…dozed off,” she says. But her ...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake


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