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Montreal Passes Controversial Law to Ban Pit Bulls and Similar Breeds


In news that shocked dog lovers around the world, Montreal has passed a law that will ban Pit Bulls and "Pit Bull type dogs," including Staffordshir READ MORE

Sep 29, 2016 / 0 comments

 

New York Passes Law That Allows Cremated Pets To Be Buried With Owners


For pet lovers in New York state who want to take their beloved, deceased dog or cat with them to the great beyond, a new law has passed that will allow this to ha READ MORE

Sep 28, 2016 / 0 comments

 

Lost Dalmatian Finds His Way to a Fire Station


On September 20, the Hillsborough County Fire Rescue in Tampla, Fla. posted a Facebook thread that began, "A puppy walks in to a fire station..."    READ MORE

Sep 27, 2016 / 0 comments

 

Why Dogs Should NOT Eat ‘People Food’


“Love hurts,” or, in the case of feeding your dog “table food,” love can kill, slowly. READ MORE

Sep 26, 2016 / 0 comments

 

New Findings on Cat-Scratch Disease Every Pet Parent Should Know


The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released a study regarding cat-scratch disease (CSD) in the United States. READ MORE

Sep 21, 2016 / 0 comments

 

Cat Injured in Boston Tunnel Rescued by State Trooper


Thanks to an act of compassion and heroism, a once-stray cat will get a second chance at life.    READ MORE

Sep 20, 2016 / 0 comments

 

Low Cost Vet Care Options You Should Know


The first time I moved out and had an apartment by myself—no roommate, no financial assistance from parents—I talked to my friends about adopting a cat. READ MORE

Sep 19, 2016 / 1 comments

 

Coconut the Kitten, From Abandoned to Rescued and Thriving


Earlier this month, Megan Sorbara was out with her dog Bitsy and her boyfriend to get ice cream when she got the call that would forever change the lives of three kittens.  READ MORE

Sep 16, 2016 / 2 comments

 

Addiction Foods Recalls Select Canned Dog Food Products


Addiction Foods, a Seattle, WA-based pet food company, is voluntarily recalling select quantities of their canned dog food entrées due to possible quality standard issues. READ MORE

Sep 14, 2016 / 0 comments

 

Dog Saves Family From Devastating House Fire


When a fire began to make its way towards a mobile home in Tuscon, Arizona, it took the protective instincts of a dog to stop a tragedy in its tracks.    READ MORE

Sep 13, 2016 / 1 comments

 

Study Finds That Dogs Not Only Understand What We Say, But How We Say It


When you tell your dog "Good boy!" when he's gone potty in the right place or retrieved a ball you've thrown, he looks happy that he made you so very happy. READ MORE

Sep 12, 2016 / 0 comments

 

Feral Cats and Wildlife – Are the Cats as Bad as ‘They’ Say?


Feral cats are frequently maligned; by neighbors, local communities, bird enthusiasts, and even some ecological groups. READ MORE

Sep 05, 2016 / 10 comments

 

Formerly Emaciated Dog Thrives With New, Loving Family


When you see the beautiful and well-loved German Shepherd pictured above, it's hard to imagine that she was on READ MORE

Aug 31, 2016 / 2 comments

 

5 Ways We Can Remember Our Pets


Dealing with the death of a beloved animal companion is the hardest thing pet parents ever have to do. Grieving may be a natural process, but that certainly doesn’t mean it’s easy. READ MORE

Aug 29, 2016 / 0 comments

 

Kitten Flushed Down Toilet By Child is Miraculously Rescued


In one of the more extreme examples of how pets and small children can get into some sticky situations together, a toddler in Kansas accidentally flushed a month-old kitten down a toilet earlier th READ MORE

Aug 25, 2016 / 1 comments

 

Meet Samson: NYC's Biggest Cat and Internet Star


At 28 pounds and 4-feet-long, Samson—a purebred Maine Coon from New York City—is quickly becoming a main attraction on the internet.    READ MORE

Aug 23, 2016 / 0 comments

 

Dog People vs. Cat People: What This Facebook Study Found May Surprise You


Cat people and dog people have been fighting stereotypes like, well, cats and dogs.    READ MORE

Aug 22, 2016 / 0 comments

 

Experimental FIP Treatments Show Promise for Affected Cats


Feline infectious peritonitis (FIP) is caused by a mutated version of a feline coronavirus that transforms from a benign, minimally pathogenic virus to an aggressive and deadly version. READ MORE

Aug 22, 2016 / 2 comments

 

Louisiana Floods: What You Can Do To Help the Animal Relief Efforts


Historic flooding in Louisiana has stranded and displaced thousands of people and, tragically, to date, has  READ MORE

Aug 16, 2016 / 0 comments

 
 
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