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6 Out of 10 Human Infectious Diseases Start in This 'Unlikely' Place

July 23, 2016 | 22,576 Views

It's surprisingly common, even though people don't often talk about it. Sometimes the 'giver' doesn't show a single sign of illness themselves. If...

Wolf Fully Recovered and Loving Life

July 23, 2016 | 6,415 Views

While this wolf has a harrowing history, like any canine, she loves her tummy scratched.

What Your Vet Should Never Do If Your Pet Is Fearful

July 22, 2016 | 30,190 Views

Your pet forms memories of stressful events that can powerfully affect his behavior long term and even his health and mental well-being. How to react...

Sleeping Dog's Tongue Wiggles When He Sleeps

July 22, 2016 | 5,891 Views

This French bulldog with his tongue hanging out may be dreaming of his favorite treat.

Michigan Court Paves Way for Support Dogs in the Courtroom

July 21, 2016 | 3,615 Views

Dogs help relieve stress and anxiety in vulnerable witnesses testifying in court, but some argue their presence may sway jurors’ opinions. A Michigan...

Newborn Pigs Play in a Carpeted Room

July 21, 2016 | 6,719 Views

Five tiny newborn pigs play chase in a carpeted room — until they discover the camera!

Help Keep Your Pup Happy When She's on Crate Rest

July 20, 2016 | 17,806 Views

Your pup may need complete rest to recover from an injury or surgery. Boring, right? It can be daunting to keep her quiet and immobile, but can also...

Where He Crawls, Puppies Follow

July 20, 2016 | 6,922 Views

Crawling everywhere, this boy’s puppy posse trailed along with him. Nothing’s changed!

This Routine Procedure Could Soon Become a Criminal Animal Cruelty Offense

July 19, 2016 | 34,466 Views

It's the first time this has come up statewide in the US. What's already law in Australia and several European countries, and even some California...

An Update on All Things Bees This Summer

July 19, 2016 | 3,926 Views

City bees have access to all the leftover soda they can drink, but do they indulge in this junk-food treat or prefer to snack on natural flower...

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