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Kitten Born with Imperforate Anus to Have Surgery


When a tiny kitten named Cluck was brought to a rescue organization in Los Angeles, California, in late October, she was a little bit different from...

By Aly Semigran    Nov 14, 2017

Life With Pets, Episode 4: Your Dog's Amazing Sniffer




In this jam-packed episode of Life With Pets, host Victoria Schade chats with bestselling author Alexandra Horowitz, author...

By PetMD Editorial    Nov 13, 2017

Puppy Survives Overdose After Accidentally Ingesting Opioids During Walk


A seemingly routine walk for a dog owner in Andover, Massachusetts, turned into a harrowing lesson on how the nation's READ MORE

By Aly Semigran    Nov 13, 2017

Study Asks If People Are More Empathetic Toward Dogs or Humans


A recently published study out of Northeastern University in Boston has revealed some interesting findings when it comes to whether people are more  READ MORE

By Aly Semigran    Nov 08, 2017

Can Pets Die of a Broken Heart?


We’ve all heard the stories of couples who die within weeks, days, or sometimes even hours of one another. The cause is often cited as a broken heart. In fact,...

By Jennifer Coates    Nov 07, 2017