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This Common Heart Problem Can Affect Many Breeds

May 4, 2016 | 14,448 Views

Much to the surprise of this team of researchers, out of 95 healthy, young adult dogs, almost a quarter of them were found to have this heart problem...

Cockatiel Whistles to Dog Having Lunch

May 4, 2016 | 5,135 Views

A cockatiel whistles a song that never ends for a dog’s lunchtime entertainment.

Curious Pets May Perturb This Critter and Suffer Serious Consequences

May 3, 2016 | 24,362 Views

If you are healthy and got bit by one, you probably wouldn't die - but that's not the case for your pet. Watch out especially for the females of this...

Surprising Relatives of Horseshoe Crabs

May 3, 2016 | 3,075 Views

Horseshoe crabs have survived three mass extinctions, so many of their closest relatives are long extinct. There are, however, some relics among us...

Top 10 Newly Discovered Wildlife Species

May 3, 2016 | 3,943 Views

Humans have found only 15 percent of the species on earth. Here are 10 new ones.

This Is One of the Worst Reasons to Get a Dog

May 2, 2016 | 23,215 Views

It may seem like a totally logical reason to get one. And you'll find plenty of research to back it up. But when you see this "compelling reason,"...

Clever Hacks Fur Cat Owners

May 2, 2016 | 7,999 Views

Cat owners can use these hacks to make their cat's life - and theirs - even more fun.

Plant Medicine: A Softer, Gentler Approach to Healing

May 1, 2016 | 16,006 Views

If you could select between a drug and an herb to treat your pet’s illness (or your own), which would you choose? Many plants with medicinal...

Teacup Yorkie Teases the Neighbor Cat

May 1, 2016 | 8,926 Views

An energetic Yorkie, as tiny as a teacup, is testing the nerves of an intrigued cat.

People Think This Shows Love for Their Pet - This Study Proves Otherwise

April 30, 2016 | 34,125 Views

Owners often (silently) fear their pet will become aggressive and depressed if they don't demonstrate their "love" for their pet this way. In reality...

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