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What 56 Percent of Owners Do With Their Pets: Avoiding Tragic Mistakes

May 28, 2016 | 3,235 Views

This is obviously something that owners relish, and many pets do, too. How to enjoy yourself doing it without making it stressful for your pet, and...

The Swaddling of the Baby Sloths

May 28, 2016 | 768 Views

Twin babies Violet and Sebastian are orphan sloths who undergo special treatment.

Dogs Are Tops, but These Other Pets Are Super Anxiety-Busters, Too

May 27, 2016 | 12,977 Views

Pets are ideal for providing anxiety and stress relief and bolstering mental health in general. While most people think of dogs first, if one doesn't...

Toy Yorkie's Hilarious After-Bath Dance

May 27, 2016 | 7,510 Views

After every bath and haircut, this Toy Yorkie does his usual, hilarious two-legged crawl.

Dog Gazes Trigger Release of 'Love Hormone' Oxytocin

May 26, 2016 | 7,096 Views

Gazing into your dog's eyes makes you feel good for a reason. New research shows it triggers the release of oxytocin in both you and your pet,...

Cyclists Chased by an Ostrich

May 26, 2016 | 4,572 Views

Did these cyclists find being chased by an ostrich hilarious, or slightly terrifying?

What's Behind the Epidemic of Cranial Cruciate Ligament Disease?

May 25, 2016 | 20,102 Views

Cranial cruciate ligament (CCL) injuries are all too common in dogs today, and despite what many people believe, it's rare that a CCL just suddenly...

Mastiff Pups Play Hide-and-Seek With Their Dad

May 25, 2016 | 7,523 Views

Three roly-poly, 3-week-old Neapolitan Mastiff puppies meet their droopy-faced dad.

This Condition Can Starve Your Pet, No Matter How Much She Eats

May 24, 2016 | 26,797 Views

If your cat especially suddenly develops a ravenous appetite, watch out, it could be any of these 12 conditions. And if you make the mistake that...

SeaWorld Announces the End of Killer Whale Breeding Program

May 24, 2016 | 2,785 Views

Following increasing pressure from animal activists, SeaWorld plans to stop its killer whale breeding program and end its killer whale shows at...

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