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The Dog Days of October - Share Your Home With An Adult Dog

HOME | By Denise Royal | Oct 11
October is national "Adopt an Adult Dog Month" and animal lovers are encouraged to visit a local shelter to find their next family member and make their family complete.

Your Most Devoted Training Partner

FITNESS | By Blake Beckcom | Aug 29
Since our furry friends need exercise too, why not incorporate their need, with your need to work out and buddy up?

Top 5 Holistic Pet Health Tips

HOME | By Dr. Patrick Mahaney, VMD, CVA, CVJ | Aug 22
Our animal companions' health isn't guaranteed for life. That's why their human caretakers need to be informed and attentive. Here are some tips.

Travel Safely With Your Pets This Summer

By Carrie O'Brion | Jun 28
Planning to take Fido or Fluffy along for the summer vacation trip? Here are some helpful tips to keep your four-legged family member happy and in good health.

Pampered Pets That Don Duds Move to the Mainstream

FASHION | By Sue Manning | Dec 20
Creating on-trend outfits is a whole different animal for pet fashion designers, whose work is becoming mainstream as animal lovers look to further pamper their pets.

Pet Tattoos? Taboo in New York State

HOME | By Michael Virtanen | Dec 16
Body art is not for animals, at least not in New York. It will soon be a crime to pierce or tattoo your companion animal anywhere in the state.

See Spot Relax: Pet Massage Gaining in Popularity

HOME | By Terry Tang | Nov 29
Spa treatments don't stop with people. You won't see any aromatherapy candles around, but animals get massages, too, and it's become a regular service that many pet owners value as more than just glorified petting.

Intoxicating Pets

CULTURE | By Doug Rule | Nov 18
Birds do it. Bees do it. To quote the immortal words of Cole Porter, even educated fleas do it. But it's not just love we're talking about: Animals apparently also like to get high.

Popular Pet Gifts

CULTURE | By Mike Halterman | Nov 16
What do you buy a pet who already has everything? Here are some suggestions. Will Christmas come early for your pet?

Exclusive Interview with Applied Animal Behaviorist Wendy Kelly

CULTURE | By Mike Halterman | Nov 15
Wendy Kelly has worked as an animal behaviorist for over 20 years. In this interview, she shares her insights and nuggets of wisdom for present and prospective pet owners.

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