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Your Tiny Fluff Ball’s First 5 Weeks - 5 Big Milestones You Don’t Want to Miss

January 24, 2017 | 1,601 Views

What a difference a few short weeks can make! By the grand old age of 5 weeks, your fluff ball has been through so many changes it can make your head...

Australian Rodent, Bramble Cay Melomys, Now Extinct

January 24, 2017 | 548 Views

Mouse-like rodents living on a tiny low-lying island in Australia's Great Barrier Reef have been declared extinct. Rising ocean waters likely...

Couple Videos a Moose Licking Salt Off Their Car

January 24, 2017 | 648 Views

A couple freaks out (very quietly) when a moose strolls up and starts licking their car.

When Is Your Puppy No Longer a Puppy?

January 23, 2017 | 16,948 Views

There's no one straight answer to this as it can depend upon the breed and their size. Here's what to expect as your little fluff ball moves through...

Dog Says No, She’s Not Mad

January 23, 2017 | 9,176 Views

How is it possible that a four-second dog video can be this adorable?

No Kill? No Problem!

January 22, 2017 | 15,579 Views

Austin Pets Alive!, a groundbreaking leader in the no-kill movement, is a shining example of what can happen when a group of passionate,...

Do Cats Miss Us When We Leave?

January 22, 2017 | 12,100 Views

If a video can answer whether your cat notices when you're gone, this one does.

Could This Be a Fountain of Youth for Your Aging Pet?

January 21, 2017 | 32,337 Views

This Ph.D. believes it may be and it certainly is getting a lot of attention lately for its ability to help maintain mental sharpness in middle age...

Mama Horse Consoled by Stuffed Pony

January 21, 2017 | 7,125 Views

Sugar, a horse that lost her baby, takes to a small stuffed pony that may take its place.

Why Does Your Dog Scoot?

January 20, 2017 | 33,852 Views

If your dog has started dragging or scooting his bottom across your floor or outside on the grass, one of these three things may be going on that's...

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