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Recent Study Finds More Than Half of the Pet Cats and Dogs in the U.S. Are Overweight

Pet obesity is always a weighty subject (so to speak) and a recent study from the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP) just tipped t READ MORE

Jun 08, 2016 / 0 comments


Bunny Survives Traumatic Abuse Thanks to Vets and Rescuers

Fuzzy Pants is the bunny with a sweet and adorable name, whose headline-grabbing story out of Jacksonville, Fla., was anything but.   READ MORE

Jun 07, 2016 / 4 comments


Is Bread Helpful for a Dog’s Digestion?

Have you heard the “old wives tale” that feeding dogs bread can make their upset stomachs better? READ MORE

Jun 06, 2016 / 2 comments


Blue Buffalo Recalls Select ‘Life Protection Formula’ Dog Food Products

Blue Buffalo, a Connecticut-based pet food manufacturer, is voluntarily recalling select lots of its Life Protection Formula Fish and Sweet Potato Recipe for Dogs due to high moisture levels, which could potentially result in mold growth in affected products. READ MORE

Jun 03, 2016 / 0 comments


Rescue Organization Rallies to Save Cat Abandoned On the Streets of Brooklyn

It's the picture that broke the Internet's heart. READ MORE

Jun 03, 2016 / 0 comments


Study Shows How Cats and Dogs Help People Cope With Social Rejection

What's in a name? When it comes to naming a cat or a dog, it can actually mean a whole lot to a person who is dealing with social rejection.    READ MORE

May 31, 2016 / 1 comments


Adjusting the Body’s Microbiome to Treat Skin Allergies in Dogs

Allergies are an increasingly frequent problem for dogs, mirroring a similar trend in people. READ MORE

May 30, 2016 / 0 comments


Kitten Survives 130-Mile Trek in a Car's Engine Compartment

It's rare that getting a flat tire can be considered a blessing in disguise, but that was exactly the case for a kitten who was found under the hood of a car in Birmingham, Alabama.  READ MORE

May 25, 2016 / 1 comments


A Rescue Cat's Broken Jaw Was Repaired and Now Resembles a Permanent Smile

Duchess, who has become something of an Internet celebrity and is known as the 'Miracle Kitty,' has plenty to smile about these days. READ MORE

May 23, 2016 / 2 comments


How to Live With, Train, and ‘Talk’ to a Deaf Dog

By Bernard Lima-Chavez   The very idea of living with and training a deaf dog can feel overwhelming. Here are some practical tips to help get you started. READ MORE

May 23, 2016 / 0 comments


Rey the Blind Cat: A Reminder That All Felines Are Resilient and Worthy of a Loving Home

Rey the cat is poised to be the next social media sensation, and it's not just because she's adorable and fun to watch. (Which she totally is.)    READ MORE

May 18, 2016 / 1 comments


Heroic German Shepherd Fights Off Rattlesnake, Endures Three Bites To Save Little Girl

When an eastern diamondback rattlesnake was dangerously close to a 7-year-old girl in a yard in Tampa, Fla., the family's dog, a 2-year-old READ MORE

May 16, 2016 / 2 comments


Shelter Dog Gives Birth To 16 Healthy Puppies...On Mother's Day

Maggie the Pointer Mix may just be the Mother of the Year. READ MORE

May 12, 2016 / 1 comments


Paw-ternity Leave: Will This UK Pet Parent Trend Make Its Way To The States?

When the New York Post ran an article stating that "Pet Owners Deserve Family Leave, Too&qu READ MORE

May 10, 2016 / 4 comments


Meow the Force Be With You: Meet the Animal Shelter Cat That Looks Like Yoda

It's fitting that a cat who looks like Yoda would be wise, kind, and a hit on the internet, as is the case with this animal shelter kitty who shares the same name as the Star Wars char READ MORE

May 05, 2016 / 0 comments


Skinny Vinnie the Dachshund: From Overweight to Inspiration

Most stories of weight loss will motivate people to change their diets and get exercising, but how often do they inspire us to go out and adopt a dog that needs our love? READ MORE

Apr 29, 2016 / 3 comments


Hermaphrodite Kitten Wins Hearts Worldwide

When Bellini the kitten was brought to the St Helen’s Adoption Centre of Cats Protection in the U.K., it was initially thought that the tiny 9-week-old cat was male. READ MORE

Apr 20, 2016 / 12 comments