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Chocolate Labrador Now Pays for Owner’s Apartment Rent after Becoming Famous on Instagram!

Hard work pays off for this young woman and her chocolate Labrador who's now a celebrity dog on Instagram and Tiktok!

News | Animal Links

The Hidden World of Cats: What Our Feline Friends Are Doing When We’re Not Looking

Most pet cats are free to roam, but where do they go and what do they get up to? We fitted six cats with GPS trackers and found out.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Tai Chi and Dogs | The Bark

It was a gorgeous day for a stroll down the animal shelter’s tree-lined driveway with Hope, a 120-pound Mastiff, walking pretty as a picture at my side. I had been volunteering with homeless dogs like her to help them improve their manners and social skil

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Looking for the Best Family Dogs? Here Are 14 of Our Favorites.

From lovable Labs to perky pugs, these and other pups are some of the best four-pawed family members around.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Canine Adolescence: The Great “Unconsidered” Life Stage - Whole Dog Journal

Whole Dog Journal‘s mission is to provide dog guardians with in-depth information on dog food, training, behavior, health, and more.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Opie the Dog Finds Loving Home After Spending 838 Days in Florida Shelter

Opie, a 6-year-old chow chow mix, spent more than two years in the shelter at The Humane Society of St. Lucie County before finally finding his forever home late in August.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Fascinating Study Gives a Unique Glimpse Into How Dogs See The World

Putting cute dogs in an MRI machine and watching their brains while they watch home movies might sound like a rollicking good time just for its own sake.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

New BBB Report on Online Puppy Scams One More Reason to Adopt, Not Shop

A new Better Business Bureau (BBB) report reveals that hundreds of Americans who hoped to buy a puppy online have instead been duped into paying thousands of dollars for a new family member who never arrives. In addition to overcrowding at shelters and tr

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

This Pup Was Rescued From a Hot Car, Then Adopted By the Officer Who Saved Him

The poor pup was stuck in the car for two hours, when temps probably rose about 100 degrees.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

End of life decisions - Whole Dog Journal

Different quality of life assessments have provided different conclusions on what I should do about my aging dog.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

42 Amazing Facts About Dogs

We recommend cuddling up with your favorite pup while reading this.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

The 15 Longest-Living Dog Breeds

Though it’s impossible to predict the age your dog will reach, some breeds do live to be older than others.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

A caving project became a rescue mission after a dog was found 500 feet down

What was supposed to be a caving excursion in Missouri turned into a rescue mission after a dog was found curled up and malnourished about 500 feet into the cave system.

News | Animal Links

Visiting Mariah Carey’s Cat’s Grave: Reflections on Disenfranchised Grief ‹ Literary Hub

The grave I was looking for was in a quiet back corner of the cemetery, surrounded by trees. I was grateful for the shade—it was August in Westchester County, and the place was hot. Asphalt pathway…

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

Dogs Battle the Heat With Chaotic Pool Party

Pool playtime at the Lucky Puppy daycare center in Maybee, Michigan, becomes even more essential during high temperatures, footage shared to YouTube shows.Center owner Brenda Langley, who regularly shares footage of the canines under her care enjoying a d

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Dad Who 'Didn't Want' Dog Lovingly Sings to Collie Pup

A dad who claimed he “didn’t want” another dog was caught gently singing to the family’s new puppy at their home in West Cork, Ireland, last month.Adorable footage filmed by Jeanette Collins shows her dad, who had “vowed

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Rottweiler Doesn't Know How To React To Getting A New Puppy

Kimberly introduced Dozer to the tiny new puppy, Daisy, but it didn't quite go as expected.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

NYC Firefighters Save Dog Thrown From Bridge Into Harlem River | Daily Paws

Nobody is sure who threw the brown and white pit bull mix into the Harlem river, but fact action from a good Samaritan and the FDNY's water crew helped save the sweet pup.

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

Mama cat has dog babysit her 6 kittens when she 'needs a little break'

TikToker @ljayne7 shared a video of her dog Toby helping out the postpartum cat manage her litter

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Video Captures The Moment A Dog Sees For The First Time After Cataract Surgery

The dog had been suffering from cataracts for at least 3 years, making him nearly blind prior to surgery.

Pets & Animals | Animals

Urgent dog treat recall: These treats might be tainted with Salmonella - BGR

Stormberg Foods issued a recall for three types of chicken dog treats that might be contaminated with Salmonella, a dangerous bacteria.

Pets & Animals | Interesting Animal Stories

Louisiana Becomes Ninth State To Ban Cosmetics Cruelly Tested on Animals

Louisiana has become the ninth state to ban cosmetics cruelly tested on animals, with broad bipartisan support for this critical progress for animal welfare. Act 712, signed by Gov. John Bel Edwards in June, prohibits within the state the sale of cosmetic

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

Animal rescue groups across the U.S. band together to rescue 4,000 beagles

A federal judge ordered thousands of dogs to be rehomed from a Virginia research facility after several inspections revealed poor conditions. Animal rescue groups are working to do just that.

Pets & Animals | Interesting Animal Stories

Rescue dog Kratu made the world laugh with his agility runs

Adopting Kratu proved life-changing for U.K. resident Tess Eagle Swan by helping her contend with a painful past, anxiety and autism.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

Tennessee Trooper Saves a Dog From the Heat, Then Adopts Her

From trooper to dog dad, and all it took was an umbrella and some Little Debbie.

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

How a Literal Underdog, Trumpet the Bloodhound, Won the 146th Westminster Best in Show Dog

Last night, Trumpet the Bloodhound took home the Best in Show title at the 146th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show presented by Purina ProPlan. This is a big deal, people! Not only is Trumpet the first...

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

10 Facts About Great Danes

Great Danes are known for casting a shadow over most other dogs—and small children. Learn more about what makes this colossal canine tick.

Pets & Animals | Rescue Organizations

Lady Freethinker - Working For A Free and Compassionate World

A nonprofit media organization dedicated to creating a compassionate world via petitions, investigations and more to fight animal cruelty and end suffering of all species.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Tick Borne Diseases in Dogs | Tick Borne Diseases

Tick borne diseases can be very dangerous to humans and dogs, and we want Whole Dog Journal readers to be aware of all of their options.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

How South Carolina Firefighters Rescued 8 Puppies From a Burning Building

They were underneath a burning storage shed, but two of them have already been adopted just a few days later.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

35 Funny And Adorable Dogs That Were Sneakily Photographed And Ended On Up On ‘Dogs Poorly Photographed’ IG Page

Let’s be frank, when we come across a dog outside, we sometimes can’t resist sneakily snapping a pic. The result might be low quality and poorly framed, but it’s authentic.

Pets & Animals | Animals

New study gives a rare glimpse into what a dog is thinking

A new study is finally giving us a rare glimpse into what dogs think of their toys, so we can understand man's best friend a little better.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Do Dogs Think About the Past?

People have a remarkable ability to remember and recall events from the past, even when those events didn’t hold any particular importance at the time they occurred. Recognizing what we ate yesterday for breakfast or remembering who we talked to the wee

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

A Lost Iditarod Dog was Reunited with His Musher After Three Months

Leon, an Iditarod dog, disappeared for a span of three after the Ruby checkpoint incident. He is now reunited with his musher and the rest of the team.

News | Animal Links

The Right Way to Pet a Dog, According to Veterinarians

Yes, that German shepherd is adorable, but there’s a specific protocol you should follow when approaching dogs you haven’t met before.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

Dynamic duo: Phoenix area animal rescue takes in inseparable pig and puppy

It's not likely that you have seen this: a pig and a puppy can't be separated, and thanks to an animal rescue in the Phoenix area, they don't have to be. FOX 10's Anita Roman reports.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Moving With Dogs: How to Introduce a Dog to a New Home | BeChewy

Planning to relocate? Moving with dogs comes with extra challenges and hazards for your pup. Follow our guide for a safer, calmer experience.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

World's Oldest Living Dog Is a Toy Fox Terrier That Listens to Country Music - CNET

"Her two favorite country singers are Conway Twitty and Dwight Yokum," said the owner of 22-year-old Pebbles.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

10 Facts About the Golden Retriever

It’s no mystery why these fluffy pooches are so popular: The well-mannered, fun-loving dogs are a hit with children and adults alike.

Pets & Animals | pets and animals

Dog With Allergies | Dog Seasonal Allergies

Does your dog exhibit signs of canine seasonal allergies? Pollen, dust, and spores can affect our dogs just like they affect us. Learn how to treat their allergies.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Slow Motion Camera Reveals How Dogs Get Up So Fast

Videographer Matt Mikka used a high-speed 4k camera to record dogs getting up in slow-motion to see exactly how they do it.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Watch This Professional Football Player Trudge Through Dangerous, Icy Floodwaters to Rescue Stranded Dogs

Canadian Football League running back Brady Oliveira has rescued stray dogs for three years now, including three dogs he saved from icy floodwaters last week. He posted the adventure to TikTok.

Pets & Animals | Man's Best Friend

11 Facts About Beagles

These lovable hounds are happy, playful companions. Find out more about why they make perfect pets.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

Microchip Saves Tabby Cat From Being Put Down After 16 Years Missing

The chip also allowed him to reunite with his family for the first time in 16 years.

Pets & Animals | Animals!

7 Facts About Ragdoll Cats

The Ragdoll cat can be described in three words: big, beautiful, and friendly.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Why Do Dogs Growl at People | Dog Growling

Why do dogs growl at people? Your dog is probably trying to protect himself, but there are some ways to alter their aggression.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

‘Tossed to the curb like trash’: Kittens saved in San Antonio after found in paper bag

A San Antonio Animal Care Services employee found the cold and hungry kittens inside a box in a paper bag.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

Adoptable Pets Of The Week In Oceanside-Camp Pendleton Area

Animal rescue organizations in your area put these pets up for adoption over the past week.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Myth buster: 10 Labrador retriever ‘facts’ that are actually false

10 things you have misunderstood about Labrador Retrievers that are actually false

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

21-year-old chihuahua confirmed as the world's oldest dog

Guinness World Records said a chihuahua in Florida named TobyKeith was dubbed the world's oldest dog living at the age of 21 years and 66 days.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Why Does My Dog Follow Me Everywhere? 10 Reasons I Dog Snobs

It can be endearing or it can be annoying but why does my dog follow me everywhere? Find out 10 potential reasons why in my article

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

"This Is My Life Now": 50 Funny Pics Of People And Animals Accepting Uncommon Situations

When life gives you limes instead of lemons, what will you do? These people go well, I guess this is my life now and just deal with it.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Siamese Cat Breed Profile | Litter-Robot

The allure of this ancient breed is hard to ignore. Read about the Siamese cat, a fun family pet known for their striking looks and entertaining personality.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Is CBD Safe for Pets?| Trupanion Blog

CBD oils have become popular in recent years, including as anxiety and arthritis treatments for pets. But is CBD safe for your dog or cat?

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Dog Showed Up On Woman’s Patio Chair & Refused To Leave Until He Was Adopted

One family peeked outside and discovered an unexpected guest sitting on a chair on their back patio. The surprise visitor was an adorable dog who made

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Wolfdog wakes up every dog in the house with morning howls

An impatient wolfdog has people howling with him after his hilarious morning antics. 

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

Why Does My Dog Lick My Hands? 5 Reasons

When you adopt a puppy, you can expect to have your hands and face licked a lot. It’s just what they do, and it’s usually accompanied by lots of tail wagging, excitable yelping, and even

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Ask the Trainer: Recall Redux | The Bark

Question: Recently, my dog and I were at the dog park and I called her to me.

Pets & Animals | Rescue Organizations

Couple Turns Old School Into Senior Dog Sanctuary, Loves Them Til Their Last Breath

What used to be a school in Shawnee, Missouri has been transformed into a sanctuary for senior dogs. Kathryn Lask and Todd Mitchell were volunteering at

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Experts say dogs may experience time differently than we do

Experts say that there is no single theory on how dogs experience time, or even if they understand the passing of time.

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

Does your dog have an ear infection? Here are some of the signs to watch for

Ear infections are a common and often recurring ailment for some dogs. This is especially true for those breeds with floppy ears.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Can Dogs Eat Peanut Butter? Everything You Need to Know

Can dogs eat peanut butter? Yes, peanut butter is a healthy treat when offered in moderation and does not contain xylitol.

News | Animal Links

What Our Feline Friends Really Think About Hugs, Happiness and Humans

They do what they want, all the time—and can teach us a lot about how to live in the present, be content and learn from our experience

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

How old is your dog in human years? New formula is far more accurate than 'multiply by 7'

One myth that has persisted through the years without much evidence, is to multiply your dog’s age by seven to calculate how old they are.

Science & Technology | Fun Science Stuff

Who’s a clever dog? Scientists study secrets of canine cognition

Dogs can figure out some things that even chimps can’t. Our science correspondent puts her puppy retriever to the test

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

The 10 Best Cities for Dog Lovers Around the World

If you want to make a four-legged friend, visit one of the cities with the most dogs per 100 people.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Can Dogs Tell Time?

Dogs know when it is time to eat and start begging at the same time every day, like clockwork.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Ticks on Dogs: Everything You Need to Know - Whole Dog Journal

If you hike with your dog, or just walk to gather through parks and trails, you need to know about keeping ticks off your dog.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Hand Signals for Dogs | Dog Training Hand Signals

Dog training hand signals should be taught to your dog as early as possible for better communication for the duration of their lives. Learn more.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dangerous Thanksgiving Foods Dogs and Cats Should Avoid

Learn which foods are bad for dogs and cats this holiday season. We list the six most dangerous Thanksgiving foods for dogs and cats.

Pets & Animals | Animals

The Safest Airlines and Most Dangerous Airlines for Your Pet - Thrillist

A new study's findings by Veterinarians.org may have you double-checking your holiday travel plans.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

How to Figure Out Your Dog’s Mood

The next time your dog greets you when you come home, closely watch his tail. Scientists have discovered that a happy dog will wag harder to the right and an anxious dog will wag harder to the left. The study’s findings, “Asymmetric tail-wagging respo

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

The Best Solution for a Dog Who Pulls On-Leash | The Bark

It takes two to pull. When a dog leans into her leash and barrels ahead, the person on the other end will either run to catch up or pull back. The first encourages the pup to keep pulling on the leash, while the second results in a tug of war. But there�

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Texas Couple Finds Pet Chihuahua Hiding Inside Luggage

A Texas couple heading to Las Vegas for vacation had a surprise stowaway in their luggage: their pet chihuahua.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Crate Training To Keep Your Dog Content - Whole Dog Journal

Crate training to help a crate-avoidant dog- or preserve your dog's contentment with spending time in a crate.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Teaching Your Dog to Take Treats Gently | The Bark

Question: My dog takes treats so hard that she’s hurt my hands on occasion. I’ve had the same thing happen to me to varying degrees at the dog park or in classes when I give a treat to another dog. I dread training sessions with my own dog, and I’ve

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Larch Arabinogalactan for Dogs, Cats and Horses: A Powerhouse Prebiotic

When I started my dive into gut health and the microbiome, I found the perfect prebiotic: larch arabinogalactan for dogs, cats, and horses!

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Weather reporter's dog Storm enjoys treats while walking all over the broadcast

Global Toronto weather reporter Anthony Farnell's loveable dog Storm makes cameos here and there during the weather forecasts.

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

Love Dogs? Animal Control Is Looking For Volunteers For Its Pooches

Volunteers need to be at least 16-years old and be willing to commit to weekly shifts at one of the county’s animal care centers.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

My Dog Freezes on Walks – Is That Normal? | The Bark

As a dog behaviourist, one of the questions I am asked with almost every new client is “Is what my dog doing normal?” There are many adorable behaviours that dogs act out that make them the goofy oddballs we can’t help but love. There are also some

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

5 Best Dog GPS Trackers for Small Dogs

Reuniting you with your lost pet only scratches the surface of what a GPS dog collar promises these days. A new generation of “smart” dog tracking collars can save your pet’s life in more ways than one. By monitoring your pup’s health and fitness

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Dog Fur vs. Dog Hair: What's the Difference? | Mental Floss

People with dog allergies debate whether there's a difference between dog fur vs. dog hair. There is, but it's not what you think.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Peeved Pups: Can Dogs Be Angry?

Last week, a client described his dog by saying, “He’s just wonderful! The kids can do anything to him!” When I hear such comments— which I do, often—my first thought is I need to know what the kids are doing to that poor dog. Frequently, “any

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Hero Dog Survives Rattlesnake Bite After Saving His Owner from Snake: 'My Heart Just Dropped'

Marley the Labrador Retriever stepped in between his owner and a rattlesnake in a San Diego yard, protecting the teen from a potentially lethal snake bite

Pets & Animals | Animals!

Great Pyrenees Puppies Frolic With Baby Goats in This Serene YouTube Video

The viral video shows a glimpse into the life of the animals who live on Pygmy Harbor Farm in Knoxville, Tennessee, where the owners raise pygmy goats and Great Pyrenees pups.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

9 Trainer Hacks That Make Dog Training So Much Easier

Training a dog is harder than it looks. That’s why we decided to lay out some of the best training hacks we’ve heard from licensed trainers.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Deaf Dog Who's Never Heard A Bark Invents Her Own Way Of 'Speaking'

Her bark may be cutely unconventional, but the best part of all is that it works. Reggie is always delighted to know she’s being heard.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Health Benefits of Walking Dogs: Ten Steps for Pups and Pet Owners

The health benefits of walking dogs are positive for dogs and pet owners. Read on to discover ten health benefits of walking dogs here.

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

112 Uplifting Dog Posts To Make Your Day Better (New Pics)

Meet one dog and you will fall in love with these animals. They encourage us to get out and explore the world, they help us find joy in simple things, like riding in a car, and they are always willing to snuggle. Dogs are the best.

Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

Dormie, the Dog Who Went on Trial for Cat Murder | Mental Floss

In 1921, an Airedale Terrier named Dormie captured national attention by becoming the first dog to be put on trial for (cat) murder. And yes, he had a lawyer.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Dog Who Looked Like He'd Turned To Stone Is Gorgeous Now - The Dodo

When Grinch was rescued, he had such bad mange that it looked like he was made of stone — but with some love, he's a whole new dog.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

The Top 5 Ways To Promote The Health And Wellness Of Your Pets | VOHC & Vet Recommended Oral Care For Cats & Dog

Every pet owner wants their pet to be at their best—but sometimes, pet owners aren’t fully educated on all the ways they can help their animals live longer, healthier lives. As much as we might love our furry companions, we may be doing things that ar

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Video captures moment hero dog stopped traffic during owner's seizure

A very good dog from Ottawa, Canada named Clover stopped traffic and summoned help from passing trucker Dryden Oatway during Haley Moore's sudden seizure.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dogs Play More When People Are Watching | The Bark

We know that dogs care about people paying attention to them, and we know that dogs generally enjoy human attention. Even so, it’s intriguing to learn that being observed by people has a strong effect on one of their species-typical behaviors—in this

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

My Dog Is Misbehaving. What Should I Do? | The Bark

Every dog trainer in the world has been asked what to do when a dog doesn’t respond properly, though the wording of the query takes many forms: What should I do when my dog refuses to do what I tell her to do? My dog is so stubborn—how do I get her to

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dogs Smell Passage of Time | The Bark

Dogs tend to live in the moment, accepting each treat, snuggle, or toss of the tennis ball as the whole reason for their existence with a charming singlemindedness. Yet, their understanding of time can be complex. Many dogs are able to anticipate predicta

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

10 Super Foods For You and Your Dog | The Bark

10 nutritious "people" foods for you and your dog. What makes a “super” food for dogs? Edibles that deliver the maximum amount of nutrients with minimum calories. There are many simple, fresh and wholesome food items that dogs can thrive on,

Pets & Animals | Animals!

106 Great Danes Who Don't Understand How BIG They Are (New Pics) | Bored Panda

Friendly, social, and charming, these floppy-eared loveable dogs are considered by some to be the perfect match for families.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dog House Rules - Whole Dog Journal

Once upon a time, societal norms dictated that if pet dogs failed to comply with strict rules for their behavior indoors, they were banished to the outdoors. When I was a child, dog trainers of the day often told clients that allowing their dog on the bed

Pets & Animals | Pets!

26 Animals Who Ran Afoul of the Law

When it comes to weird animal stories, it’s hard to beat the one about the parrot who got arrested for cursing out an old woman.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Dad Sleeps Downstairs On Sofa With Senior Dog To Keep Him Company - The Dodo

When Spike couldn't climb up the stairs to bed anymore, his dad started sleeping downstairs on the couch with him.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Owner Tells Dog He Gave All The Treats To The Cats, Over 200M Have Seen His Hysterical Reply

Well, it all started when the dog owner was teasing his dog about where the food treats from their meat drawer went.

Pets & Animals | Animals!

Why Are Dogs So Afraid of Vacuums?

Just like fireworks and thunderstorms, vacuums are unexpectedly loud—but that’s not the only reason your dog hates them so much.

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

Dog Waits for His Tiny Humans to Get on the School Bus Every Morning

Oh, just look at this loyal and adorable pupper protecting his family at all costs. He is definitely taking his role as big brother seriously, and doing it with so much pride and joy.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

10 Training Tips for Any Kind of Dog

It doesn’t matter if you’re training a retriever, hound, pointer, spaniel, or a doodle dog whose only job will be to not chew your slippers and make it outside to go to the bathroom. All dogs learn the same, and all dogs have inherited drives to perform c

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Literally just 19 photos of dogs being dogs

Who doesn’t love dogs? In celebration of dogs simply just existing and bringing joy into our everyday lives, we’ve rounded up some of the best canines on the internet. Please enjoy these 19 dogs being very good boys and girls: 1. My sister got a net to ke

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

"Quarantrain" Your Dog: How to Train Your Dog While Staying Home - Whole Dog Journal

See that dog surfing your counter as you read this? You know, the one who jumps on you during your Zoom calls? That’s your ticket to 2020 happiness. The opportunity to “quarantrain” your furry friend – whether a new “pandemic pup” or your long

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

7 Amazing Facts About Dog Ears | The Bark

Floppy, folded, small, large—dogs’ ears come in many shapes, but they all serve the same purpose: as funnels for sound. Did you know that at least 18 muscles work to tilt, raise and rotate these furry appendages, helping the dog identify and capture s

Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

Want Better Rapport With Your Cat? Bat Your Eyes | Health News | US News

US News is a recognized leader in college, grad school, hospital, mutual fund, and car rankings. Track elected officials, research health conditions, and find news you can use in politics, business, health, and education.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Clever Dog Walks To Doggy Daycare All By Herself - The Dodo

Jem couldn't wait to go to doggy daycare and play with her friends — so she broke out of her yard and walked herself there.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dog Paw Cuts and Scrapes: How to Treat a Paw Injury - Whole Dog Journal

Your dog's paw pads act much like the soles of sneakers, protecting your dog's foot and cushioning each step. Paw pads are tough, but they can still be cut by sharp objects or worn off if your dog runs hard on rough terrain. What should you do when your d

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

L.A. Animal Services to Reduces Adoption Fees for Larger Dogs thru Oct. 18 | KFI AM 640

Los Angeles Animal Services began offering discounted adoption fees for its “larger breeds'' of dogs starting today thru Oct. 18.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Adorable Dog Breeds That Don't Shed - Woman's World

There are a ton of fluffy breeds of dogs that don't shed, including hypoallergenic dog breeds. Take a look!

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Preventing Dog Aggression over Food | The Bark

“I’ve been putting my hand in his food while he’s eating since he was a puppy, so he’s never growled at me over his food.” This sort of comment sets my teeth on edge because repeatedly bothering a dog who is eating is actually an effective techn

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Why Do Dogs Bury Things? | Mental Floss

Dogs can tear up a lawn with an overwhelming desire to dig and bury things. Where does that impulse come from, and what do they think they're accomplishing?

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Dog Is Too Polite To Ask Cat To Get Out Of His Bed

Cash has always been a very polite dog, so whenever he sees his sister using his bed, he's not sure how to ask her to move.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

Jon Hamm Adopts Dog Who Was Returned to the Rescue Shelter Twice

I Stand With my Pack announced that the actor and "Mad Men" star had adopted a dog named Splash, who was returned to the shelter twice. 

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

The Absolute Coziest Dog Sweaters For Fall

Looking for fall dog sweaters to keep your pup cozy and warm this season? These are some of the cutest ones out there.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

How To Teach Your Dog 3 Basic Commands

Looking to train your puppy with basic dog commands? Here are step-by-step instructions for sit, down, stay and a bonus (paw).

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Disaster Readiness - Yes, Again! - Whole Dog Journal

If you have been following the weather news, you might have guessed what this post was going to be about, am I right? So, we had a little dress rehearsal for fire season a month ago. Here in California, we had a unseasonal storm that featured a ton of thu

Entertainment | Celebrities!

Dennis Quaid adopts cat also named Dennis Quaid

Dennis Quaid adopted a shelter cat named Dennis Quaid and this makes us happy.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Louisiana man and pet bloodhound find missing man with dementia

Zach Stephens and his bloodhound, Ruby, found Kenneth Russell after he went missing for almost 5 days.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

17 Things You Should Know Before Getting A Puppy

What you think raising a puppy is like is probably not at all what raising a puppy is like.

News | Animal Links

Benefits of Pet Therapy for Seniors

The companionship of a pet can be an invaluable tool bringing purpose and engagement for people of all ages, and especially for seniors. Learn about the benefits of pet therapy for seniors.