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Southern California Wildfires and Their Impact on Animals in the Region


The devastating wildfires in Southern California have burned more than 100,000 acres across the region, putting the lives of both people and animals at risk. 



By Aly Semigran    Dec 08, 2017

Are Cats or Dogs Smarter? Scientists Break Down the Numbers


Cats versus dogs. Whether it's about their cleanliness, their friendliness or, in this case, their intelligence, there's always some contention...

By Aly Semigran    Dec 05, 2017

Your Mental Health Suffers When Your Pet Is Sick


Have you ever taken care of a seriously ill pet? If so, you’re likely to agree with the results of a recently published paper that found that owners of seriously...

By Jennifer Coates    Dec 04, 2017

Paralyzed Corgi-Chihuahua Gets New Wheelchair, Ready for New Family


Meet Tiger, a 7-year-old Corgi-Chihuahua mix who is on his way to getting a second chance at the happy life he deserves. 



By Aly Semigran    Dec 04, 2017

Life With Pets, Mini-Episode 5: Kids and Dogs




On this week's mini-episode of petMD's new podcast,  READ MORE

By PetMD Editorial    Dec 04, 2017