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These Chemical Compounds in Pet Food Are Linked to Age-Related Disease

May 26, 2017 | 1,027 Views

Biochemical compounds called advanced glycation end-products are present in heat-processed pet foods, and are linked to aging and disease. Now, a...

Pitbull 'Sounds Like a Coyote' When Boy Plays Harmonica

May 26, 2017 | 628 Views

A kid playing a harmonica gets really tickled when his Pitbull starts howling.

CANWI Do It? With Your Help, Yes We Can!

May 25, 2017 | 4,269 Views

The foundation of good (and bad) health is nutrition. Learn about a new non-profit organization called CANWI that intends to change the way pet...

Diver Meets a Cute, Friendly Spotted Seal

May 25, 2017 | 2,833 Views

While this diver had interacted with seals before, this one was the friendliest ever!

Hairless Dogs, Revered Since Ancient Times, Enjoy Modern-Day Following

May 25, 2017 | 2,146 Views

Three hairless dog breeds are eligible to compete at the well-known Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, including the most recently recognized breed,...

Do Better Diets Support Longer Lives?

May 24, 2017 | 10,114 Views

Have you ever wondered what's really in that bag of pet food, and whether it might be contributing to your furry family member's health issues? Have...

Golden Retriever Teaches Pup to Swim

May 24, 2017 | 6,690 Views

A quick lesson is all it takes to get a young Golden retriever pup to jump into the pool.

Are You Unknowingly Feeding Your Pet Carcinogens?

May 23, 2017 | 27,554 Views

This research scientist made an alarming discovery - he detected carcinogens through hair analysis on his own dogs. Knowing he didn't feed his pets...

Peacock Spider's Courtship Ritual Is Quite Impressive

May 23, 2017 | 4,019 Views

With all the moves this peacock spider's got, his lady love must be smitten!

Minnesota Bats Stricken by White-Nose Syndrome, Suffer Devastating Losses

May 23, 2017 | 2,214 Views

Bat losses of up to 70 percent have been reported in Minnesota due to the fungal disease white-nose syndrome. The mysterious disease has been...

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