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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


Should Dogs Be Left in Parked Cars?

Recently my Facebook and other social media feeds have been littered with at least one daily story of a dog being rescued from an idle, parked car. READ MORE

Aug 15, 2016 / 1 comments


Cat Named Batman Has Four Ears... and a New Home

Batman the cat has, fittingly, quite the origin story.    READ MORE

Aug 11, 2016 / 2 comments


Hunting Dog Makes Full Recovery After Ingesting Wooden Skewer

Curious canines have unintentionally swallowed everything from READ MORE

Aug 09, 2016 / 0 comments


All About Browser, the Beloved Library Cat and the Humans Who Saved His Job

This is Browser, a cat who lives (and, yes, works) at the White Settlement Public Library in Texas. READ MORE

Aug 08, 2016 / 1 comments


U.K. Veterinarians Report a 560% Increase in Lyme Disease in Dogs

Ticks! My first reaction is EWWW! Even as a Licensed veterinary technician, bugs, worms, and other creepy crawly things give me the heebie-jeebies. READ MORE

Aug 08, 2016 / 2 comments


Dogs Left in Running Car Drive Into Storefront

Any good pet parent knows to never leave a dog in a car on a hot day. READ MORE

Aug 05, 2016 / 0 comments


Kitten Rescued From Zoo's Komodo Dragon Exhibit

Call it close encounters of a kitten kind.    READ MORE

Aug 03, 2016 / 0 comments


2016 Election: Which Candidate is the Most Animal-Friendly?

The 2016 election has become one of the most heated and divisive primaries in American history.   READ MORE

Jul 26, 2016 / 16 comments


Planning for Your Pet’s Care, Should the Worst Happen

As pet owners we have all had, or currently have, that “once in a lifetime pet”; that special pet we will always remember as part of our family and as READ MORE

Jul 25, 2016 / 0 comments