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Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

How to Teach Your Dog to Greet Nicely - Whole Dog Journal

passing by humans and/or dogs without fussing or pulling. Don't expect this to happen without practicing and rewarding your dog for the behavior you want!üThanks to Ally Padgett and Rosi Garcia (above)

Pets & Animals | Dogs!

13 States Have Official State Dogs, Is Yours One of Them?

Boston Terriers, Great Danes and simply "adoptable dogs" are among the official state dogs

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

12-Year-Old Is Making Bow Ties for Shelter Dogs In Order To Help Them Find Their Forever Homes

According to Beaux and Paws founder Darius Brown, it’s hard to resist adopting a shelter dog wearing a bow tie.

News | Animal Links

Stress Lessens from Just 10 Minutes of Time with Animals

Researchers from Washington State University have found objective, physiological evidence that just 10 minutes spent petting a cat or dog will lower stress levels.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Five Steps to Stopping Unwanted Behavior - Whole Dog Journal

Most of the time, when dogs do something we don’t want them to do (such as stealing our socks or jumping on our elderly aunt), the first thing out of our mouths is “NO!” We’ve all done it. But you may have had a dog trainer or two tell you not to

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israelis develop haptic vests for rescue and service dogs | ISRAEL21c

Painless vibrating vest created at Ben-Gurion University enables delivery of remote commands to four-legged assistants.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Veterinary Cannabis Researchers Attend ACVIM 2019

CCUSA staff attended the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Forum, a conference on the latest scientific research for veterinary professionals.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Update on grain-free diets and DCM cases in dogs - Whole Dog Journal

On June 27, 2019, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released an update to two previous advisories regarding dog food and dogs who had developed dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM).  The release made a splash in the mainstream news – but thi

Pets & Animals | Animals

Vet Issues Warning About Fly Bites On Dogs

A vet has warned dog owners over the dangers of fly bites which appear as large red blotches on the skin and what to do if you notice your dog has been bitten.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Five Steps to Stopping Unwanted Behavior - Whole Dog Journal

Most of the time, when dogs do something we don’t want them to do (such as stealing our socks or jumping on our elderly aunt), the first thing out of our mouths is “NO!” We’ve all done it. But you may have had a dog trainer or two tell you not to

Pets & Animals | Animals

Little Blue Senior Dog Found Roaming The Streets All Alone - The Dodo

“We were mystified, but our vet helped us figure out the blue color (we think)"

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Mast Cell Tumors - Whole Dog Journal

Mast cell tumors (MCTs) are the most common form of malignant skin cancer that occurs in dogs, accounting for about 14 to 21 percent of all skin tumors. There is significant variability in the presentation of MCTs from dog to dog and even from tumor to tu

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

Treat Your Very Good Dog to An Adorable Hawaiian Shirt This Summer | Mental Floss

Expawlorer's whimsical Hawaiian shirt for dogs is made for summer playtime with your pup, who deserves an extra belly rub for staying on top of seasonal trends.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

This Smart Tag Is an Essential Fourth of July Accessory for Dogs Afraid of Fireworks | Mental Floss

In addition to keeping your dog calm during fireworks shows this Fourth of July, a smartphone-connected pet tag will help you keep track of them.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

50 of the 140 shih tzus seized from affluent California home now ready for adoption

Shih tzu dogs taken from a hoarding situation in Orange in Mar are available for adoption through OC Animal Care.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Tesla introduces 'Dog Mode' to keep pets cool inside the car

With the latest over-the-air update, Tesla has rolled out a couple of very useful features, some we're surprised took automakers until 2019 to develop. 

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Keep Your Dog Safe from Accidents - Whole Dog Journal

In a 48-hour period last weekend, three dogs who are very close to me ended up in veterinary emergency rooms. It was a very weird aggregation of events – but each event was avoidable, and each dog’s owner has taken responsibility for their dog’s pot

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Why Do Dogs Look So Sad? - The Atlantic

Two specialized muscles give them a range of expression that wolves eyes’ lack.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

The 10 Most Dog-Friendly Workplaces in America

Dog owners are starting to get ecstatic with bring your dog to work day coming up on June 21. Having a pet at work can seem like another job to handle, but it is actually the quite opposite.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

New strain of canine distemper virus arrives in North America | Cornell Chronicle

A dog imported from South Korea into western Canada last October brought along a dangerous hitchhiker: the Asia-1 strain of canine distemper virus, which until then hadn’t been reported in North America.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

How To Remove Ticks From Your Dog: Dos and Don’ts

Did you just find a tick on your dog? Don't panic! There's an easy way to safely remove it. Find out the do's and don'ts to removing ticks here ...

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

CBD Oil Benefits: How To Heal Your Dog With Hemp

Think CBD Oil is overrated? All the research proves it isn't. Here's why your dog needs all those CBD oil benefits - for both treatment and prevention.

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

5 Ways You Can Support Your Local Animal Shelters | Mental Floss

Whether or not you're ready to commit to adding a new member to your family, there are plenty of ways to support shelters on National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day.

Pets & Animals | Animals!

Dogs can tune out noise, just like people at cocktail parties

This discovery is useful for handlers of working dogs, who often have to summon their canines in chaotic situations.

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

Missouri Now Has a Retirement Home for Senior Shelter Dogs | Mental Floss

Russell Clothier was tired of seeing old dogs being left behind at animal shelters. So he decided to open up a senior dog sanctuary.

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

Dog Runs Grueling Desert Ultramarathon Just For Fun

This is Cactus, a Moroccan runner who completed the grueling Marathon des Sables through the Sahara Desert earlier this week. He is talented and he is also a dog.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Sometimes Dogs are Best Left Home | Whole Dog Journal

I knew that with so many people coming to see the flowers, bringing a dog would be no fun for the dog nor me.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Fish Oil For Dogs: Safe Or Not?

Fish oil for dogs - is it a good idea to feed it as a supplement? Fish oil has DHA, EPA, and Omega-3s... but is it safe for your dog to eat?

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Truckload of rescued chihuahuas to be put up for adoption in DC | WTOP

A truck full of 35 chihuahuas arrived at the Humane Rescue Alliance in Washington, D.C. on Monday, part of a massive rescue of 250 dogs from a breeder’s home in Mississippi.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

I Was Threatened With Eviction — But This All-Natural Solution Saved Me -

Aggression. Digestive issues. Destruction. And barking—so much barking. That’s what I was facing on a daily basis, every time I’d leave my beautiful dog alone. I was worried and stressed—I didn’t know what to do anymore. Between angry neighbors,

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Inseparable Dog and Cat Best Friends Surrendered in the Same Carrier Now Have New Home Together

Shelter workers said Kitty the cat would yell anytime she was separated from Leila the dog

News | Animal Links

Study: Dogs Experience Profound Personality Changes As They Age - Study Finds

It's probably no surprise to their owners, but dogs, much like people, have distinct personalities (canine-alities?) that shift and change over time, according to a new study.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Petco Workers Find Senior Dogs Abandoned In Store Bathroom

“They were shaking and they wanted to be together.”

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Mast Cell Tumors in Dogs: Is It Always Cancer? | Whole Dog Journal

Mast cell tumors (MCTs) are one of the most frequent skin cancers seen in dogs. For mast cell tumors, there are several predisposed breeds including Boxers, American Staffordshire terriers, and pit bulls.

News | Human Interest Stories

Girl fighting brain tumor has 1 simple request: A message from your dog

A 7-year-old girl in Wisconsin, who's fighting a very rare and inoperable brain tumor, would absolutely love to hear from your dog.

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

5 of History's Biggest Dogs

Some of the world's largest dogs have tipped the scales in excess of 300 pounds and stood taller than some NBA players.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Adorable Group Photos of Dogs Who Pack Walk Together Every Day in Saratoga Springs, New York

Saratoga Dog Walkers in upstate New York offers a wonderful opportunity for local dogs to walk as a pack together on a daily basis. This program offers

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

4 of the Most Common Dog Behaviors, Decoded

What’s up, Fido? Get the scoop behind four common dog behaviors to understand what your furry friend is trying to say to you.

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

Puppy Brings Smiles to Patients at South Charleston Dentist Office

February is Pediatric Dentistry month and a local dentist office has a unique way of keeping it's tiny patients calm and comfortable.  

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

This Interactive Toy Plays With Your Dog When You're Busy Folding Laundry or Watching Your Favorite Show | Mental Floss

The Wickedbone is a smart, interactive dog toy that lets you be as hands-on or hands-off as you want. Here's how to get one on Amazon.

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

13 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Dog Show Handlers

Here's how they know you should never put liver in your pantyhose—and why that Busy Bee scene in 'Best in Show' may not be so far-fetched.

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

Iran said to ban dog walking in Tehran

Canines also barred from riding in cars; police chief reportedly warns defiant dog owners will be 'dealt with severely'

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Reduce Your Dog's Cancer Risks

Veterinary oncologists say that cancers in humans and in dogs are incredibly similar, in terms of growth and prognosis. That s good news for both species, as research of human or canine cancer may yield insight about and new treatments for this deadly dis

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

Large, fluffy emotional support dog melts hearts on plane – and online

Now that's a good dog.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

The 10 Most Important Things to Teach A Puppy | Whole Dog Journal

The primary puppy socialization window is alarmingly small: from three to four weeks, to about 13 to 14 weeks.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

How Much Training Does Your Dog Really Need?

Teaching a dog new behaviors can be lots of fun, and there are tons of people and dogs who thoroughly enjoy daily training and engaging in various canine sports or activities. However, it s equally important to give yourself permission to take the pressur

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Paw Preference And Behavior Problems | The Bark

Paw and hand preferences are of great interest in behavior and psychology because they are an indication that one side of the brain is more active than another. A preference for using the right side of the body (hand or paw) is associated with a more acti

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

TSA Opts For Dogs With Floppy Ears | The Bark

If you’ve ever felt as though the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agents at the airport don’t care at all about how you feel while being screened, you are not alone, but you might be wrong. The evidence for that assertion is that the TSA

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dog Accessories 2019: Best Dog Gear of the Year | Whole Dog Journal

Here are five pages of top-quality dog accessories for 2019 that you and your dog will truly enjoy.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Bloating in Dogs Treatable with Gastropexy | Whole Dog Journal

Symptoms of bloat, which is incredibly painful for the dog, include pacing and restlessness; a distended abdomen; turning to look at or bite at the flank area; rapid, shallow breathing; retching without actually vomiting up any food, and excessive droolin

Pets & Animals | Other Kinds Of Animals

A Determined Bunny Tenaciously Digs at the Dirt in an Effort to Free a Kitten Trapped Behind a Wall

A determined little bunny who grew very concerned about a feline friend who was stuck behind a corrugated wall, tenaciously dug at the dirt and pushed it

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

New Research: Does Neutering Help With Aggression?

It's long been accepted that neutering will help improve behavior. But what does does research show? Does Neutering Help With Aggression?

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dogs & the Law: End of Year Review | The Bark

Every year, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) uses compliance with more than 90 policy ideas to rank states on their humane treatment of animals; as a metric, the organization looks at successfully enacted legislation. The trend, overall, is

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Congestive Heart Failure in Dogs: Holistic Treatment Options

Congestive heart failure in dogs: what is this serious condition, how is it treated and is there any way to prevent it? Here's what you need to know.

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

12 of the strangest dog behaviors explained

Dogs often exhibit strange behavior like sniffing other dogs' butts, eating poop, getting "the zoomies," and more. Here's why.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dog Etiquette: Turning Your Dog Into a Gracious Guest | The Bark

Shortly after we were married, my husband and I spent the holidays with my in-laws, and we brought our young dog, Bugsy. He was social; had an excellent stay; came when called; had no history of food thievery; and would not lift his leg indoors, even on a

Science & Technology | Tech News

Ford comes up with a prototype noise-cancelling kennel to shelter dogs from fireworks

Dogs have a much wider range of hearing than humans do and noises that don’t bother us can give them a very ruff time. Fireworks are especially tough on many pups and also hard on owners who have to calm their panicking pets. To potentially help them, F

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Oldest Dog In The World Dies At Age 30 Or 112 In Human Years

Everyone thinks that their dog is going to live forever and that the day they have to say goodbye will never come. Or at least that’s what we tell ourselves.Sadly, that is not valid. Each pooch has their day when they need to cross the rainbow bridge. 

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dog Limping: Possible Causes and Treatments

When your dog is limping it s time to consult with a veterinarian. They may have you rest your dog and monitor at home for 24-48 hours depending on the severity of the problem. If the limp doesn t improve or worsens, they will likely have you come in for

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

The Scooting Dog Decoded | Whole Dog Journal

Why is your dog dragging his butt across the carpet? Not just annoying to watch, this behavior is usually indicative of infected or impacted anal sacs.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

11 Ways To Make Your Dog Feel Less Alone When You’re At Work All Day

It's one thing to leave your dog home alone when you've got a quick errand to run. It's a whole other situation when you leave your fur kiddo home for the eight hours or so while you're at work. But it's a pretty common scenario. Most dog owners…

News | Animal Links

Colleges Can Reduce Stress Among Students With Therapy Dogs - Study Finds

A recent study by the University of British Columbia shows that therapy dogs are an effective way to help bring much-needed relief to our often-stressed student bodies.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

Environmentalists: To Save The World, Dump Your Pets

According to a study out Monday on global climate change, your dog (or your cat) is probably killing the environment, and if you want to stem the tide of global warming, it's time to say "good-bye" to Fido and Fluffy.

Pets & Animals | Animals

'Gold-diggin' dog swindles free burgers from McDonald's

Princess can't seem to curb her craving for Big Macs and fries, so the dog has taken to sneaking out at night and walking herself to the parking lot of a local McDonald's in Oklahoma City to get her fix of free burgers.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

How to Play "Search Me!" | Whole Dog Journal

The search me! game uses lots of energy and can tire out your very active dog, and offers very practical applications as well. Start with treats, since most dogs will happily look for food.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

Arizona Animal Sanctuary Needs Volunteers to Cuddle Rescued Wolfdog Puppies

A dog sanctuary and rehabilitation center near Clarkdale, Arizona, has been flooded with phone calls and emails ever since it asked for volunteers to come cuddle their rescued wolfdog puppies. Nonprofit organization Pets Return Home recently saved more than two dozen pups—plus two pregnant moms—from being euthanized in Northern California

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

CBD & Dogs: A Primer | The Bark

Brought to you by Innovet Pet Products For both people and animals, medicine tends to trend high-tech. One of the most promising new veterinary drug therapies, however, incorporates ingredients derived from cannabis, a plant that’s been in use by humans

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

New FDA Warning About Flea And Tick Medications

The FDA has issued a warning about flea and tick medications - finally! So, what are they saying, and which drugs are listed as dangerous?

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

When Is an Eye Issue More Than Just a Nuisance?

Veterinarians categorize eye infections as urgent; know when an eye condition needs expert help, and when it's okay to wait and watch.

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

Let's Talk Dog Exercise — How Much Exercise Does a Dog Need Every Day?

When it comes to dog exercise, how much exercise does a dog need every day based on breed and age? How do you exercise your dog if you’re short on time?

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

Stray Dog Was So Matted No One Knew What Kind Of Dog He Was

He looks SO different now!

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

What is Chondroitin and How Can It Help My Dog?

Degenerative joint disease can make your pet feel achy. But can you prevent it? We explain everything you need to know about chondroitin and how it can help your dog.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Should Your Dog Sleep on the Bed with You?

Trainers who adamantly oppose dogs on the bed often also buy into all the dominance stuff that s been pretty much discredited by behavioral scientists.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

25 Shelter Dogs Who Made It Big

From four-legged movie stars to heroic rescue dogs, some of history's most amazing pooches were adopted from shelters.

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

Clever puppy escapes his house and then rings the doorbell to get back in

A puppy managed to escape his home, but then figured out how to ring the doorbell to get back inside.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

25 Benefits of Adopting a Rescue Dog

According to the ASPCA, 3.3 million dogs enter shelters each year in the United States. Although that number has gone down since 2011 (from 3.9 million) there are still millions of dogs waiting in shelters for a forever home. October is Adopt a Shelter Do

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Man Adopts 45 Dogs And Sets Them Free On His Four Acres Of Land

It’s great that dog shelters exist, but a dog’s experience in one can still be pretty bad. They live in

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

Good Samaritan arrested after helping animals survive Florence

A woman was taken into custody after providing care to more than two dozen animals – 17 cats and 10 dogs – for owners who had to evacuate.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

How to Make A Dog Throw Up | Whole Dog Journal

If the hydrogen peroxide works its magic, your dog should vomit within two to five minutes of receiving the first dose. If he doesn t vomit within five minutes, it s okay to re-dose. Then stop. If your dog does not vomit within 10 minutes, you should be o

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Hurricane Florence Heroes Rescue 6 Trapped Dogs from Rising Waters: 'They Would Have Drowned'

Rescue workers continue to help those in the Carolinas stranded after the devastating damages of Hurricane Florence, including six dogs who were found abandoned in a locked cage in Leland, North Carolina, as flood waters rose

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

How You Can Help Animals Affected by Hurricane Florence | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Pets & Animals | Man's Best Friend

The New Dog Sport: A Dog’s Nose Work Is Never Done | The Outline

Nose work is a new sport in which dogs seek out specific scents. It’s also an opportunity to let dogs do what they do best.

News | Animal Links

Butterfly Lands On Husky’s Nose, And She Has The Most Adorable Reaction

Everyone loves butterflies. They are beautiful, they’re graceful and many people associate them with being connected to lost loved ones.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Yes - You Can Manage Dog Eye Problems Naturally!

Dog eye problems can be scary - but knowing the anatomy and the cause of the issues can help you manage them at home, naturally.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Pet Photographer Kaylee Greer Highlights Dogs in Shelters: Photos

Kaylee Greer, a pet photographer, is using her talent to highlight dogs in shelters — find out more

News | Animal Links

Dogs rush to help when owners cry, study suggests - CNN

Dogs will move faster to be with their owners, on average, if the owner is crying versus humming a tune, a small study finds.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Please Don’t Panic About the “Grain-Free Thing”

Please note that the FDA s headline did not say anything about grain-free diets causing heart problems though almost all the blog posts and articles in other publications have been saying exactly that.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

How to Calm Down a Dog: 5 Simple & Effective Tips

Each dog can react differently to calming methods. Discover how to calm down a dog and try some of these strategies out on your pet.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

The Top 5 Signs of a Stressed Dog

Want to spot signs of stress in dogs? We’ve compiled a list of 5 common signs of canine stress. Read on to discover the signs & learn how to calm your pup down.

News | Animal Links

Survey: Pet Owners Happier, Wealthier, More Fit Than Non-Owners - Study Finds

If you think pets are the pits, you may not be living to your potential. A new survey finds that people who own pets are happier, earn more money, and exercise more frequently than those who don't.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

The Lassie Effect: Study Looks at Empathy in Dogs | The Bark

Dogs are thought to be very aware of people’s emotions, but if a pup’s owner was really upset, would he actually go out of his way to offer help and comfort? Some not only will, a new study found, they’ll overcome obstacles to do it.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Disney will permanently allow dogs in some resorts, theme park blogger reports - Orlando Sentinel

Last year, Disney announced it planned to charge $50 to $75 a night to cover cleaning fees and allow visitors to bring their dogs.

Pets & Animals | Man's Best Friend

Very good dog finishes Australian half marathon, earns medal, gets taken to dog jail

Don’t worry, he’ll get adopted if his owners don’t claim him.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

4 Hazards of Foxtails for Pets

At first glance foxtails, referred to in some regions as cheat grass, seem innocent enough. But beyond that innocent exterior lurks a menace that can easily wreak havoc on your dog or cat’s health. Dogs that come into contact with foxtails stand a good

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dog Conjunctivitis: Can Dogs Get Pink Eye?

Conjunctivitis, commonly known as “pink eye,” can be a real pain in the eye. A dog’s eye, however, is different from a human’s eye because the conjunctiva is usually less visible, so the telltale sign of redness in the eye can be missed even if yo

Pets & Animals | Man's Best Friend

A veterinarian explains what dog and cat years really mean | Popular Science

It may seem like sort of a silly thing to ponder, born out of owners’ love for their pets and the human-animal bond between them. But determining a pet’s “real” age is actually important because it helps veterinarians like me recommend life-stage

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

6 Reasons Pets Are Good Therapy for Mental Health | The Mighty

A woman living with bipolar disorder describes six reasons why pets are fantastic therapy for mental health.

News | International News

Israeli woman wins Dog Photographer of the Year prize

Elinor Roizman from Ashkelon is the first Israeli to earn a first-place prize in the Kennel Club’s annual international photo competition.

Pets & Animals | pets and animals

Dogs go out of their way to help upset owners, study shows

Dogs will make a speedy effort to comfort their owners if they think they are upset, a study has shown for the first time.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Man Senses Someone Watching Him — And Finds The Cutest Spies - The Dodo

“A lot of times I don’t even realize they’re there. I just turn around and there’s a snout sticking out from under the fence.”

Entertainment | The Hometown

The Dog-Friendly Guide To LA

Photo: @StevieNicksThePit We love dogs of all shapes and sizes and we love LA so what's better than a guide of the best places to bring our four-legged friends? Nothing, really! That's why we've collected a list of some of the best places t

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

These Dogs’ Before And After Haircuts Will Make Your Day - artFido

Pet photographer Grace Chon took to the Internet to share an absolutely adorable series titled, “HAIRY,” and you’d better be glad she did. The photos showcase the cutest dogs before and after a haircut. So, need I say more? Or are you about to burst

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

A Guide to Dog Behaviors and What They Mean

Have you ever wanted a doggie translator? A dog’s actions speak a thousand words, and this guide will teach you about dog behaviors and what they mean.

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

Senior Dogs Abandoned At Shelter Being Too 'Loud' And 'Smelly' - The Dodo

They were both so confused — but now they're getting the best second chance ❤️️

Pets & Animals | Man's Best Friend

GOOD BOY: British Special Forces Combat Dog Takes Down Three Syrian Jihadis, Saves Fellow Soldiers

A Special Air Services dog is being hailed as a hero after he successfully fought off a Jihadi surprise attack while his unit was on patrol in Syria.

Miscellaneous | Interesting

Dogs are leading California veterans out of the darkness

The Pets and Vets program at Tony La Russa’s ARF is making a difference in the lives of veterans, who are matched with service dogs. Here are three stories of rescue at both ends of the leash…

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

"Can I Bring My Dog?" The Most Dog-Friendly Stores Across America

Shopping with a friend can be a blast. But are dogs allowed in stores? We looked from coast to coast to roundup the most dog friendly stores in America.

News | Animal Links

Dogs Use 19 Referential Signals to Communicate With Humans

These are the gestures our pets use to tell us they want food, toys, and love.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Why Many Pets Need Special Food Later in Life

The pet food industry claims that the dietary needs of dogs and cats are more complex than ever, but are they really?

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dog Deaths Now Linked to This Pentobarbital Tainted Food

Many pets have died from eating food contaminated with pentobarbital in recent years, and the problem appears to be continuing with this recent recall.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dogs can't kiss and make up because they've lost 'pack mentality'

The team from the University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna studied how dogs and wolves reconcile with others of the same species following a disagreement.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Your Dog Feels No Shame

You've seen those guilty countenance of dogs in response to bad behavior, but is the dog actually fessing up a no-no, or is something else going on here?

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

New Studies Show Humans Love Dogs More Than Other Humans

If a dog and human needed your help and you could only pick one, which would you choose?

News | Animal Links

Dogs Understand Emotions Behind Human Facial Expressions, Get Stressed By Bad Moods - Study Finds

A new study finds that dogs can read the emotions tied to their owners' facial expressions, and a bad mood can cause their heart rates to spike.