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2 Meds Some Vets Recommend That Can Make Your Pet Feel Worse

June 26, 2016 | 11,340 Views

They're a "GI ulcer in a bottle," as these go-to drugs can ultimately lead to ulcers. While some pets can tolerate them for a short time, long-term...

English Cream Golden Retrievers — First Pool Day!

June 26, 2016 | 2,611 Views

Cute English Cream Golden Retriever puppies experience their first-ever swim class.

When You Do This, Your Dog Likely Thinks 'Please Stop'

June 25, 2016 | 30,577 Views

As much as humans love to do this to dogs, a whopping 82 percent were found to experience elevated stress levels in response. Test your dog the next...

Bulldog Puppy Can't Get Enough Kisses

June 25, 2016 | 6,634 Views

This little bulldog purrs like a kitten as his favorite human gives him kisses!

A Top Reason for Euthanasia - How to Help Avoid It

June 24, 2016 | 32,269 Views

It's a leading cause behind why owners put their senior pets down, but it's often one that's avoidable if you take the proper actions. Here's how to...

Tiny Meerkat Loves His Tummy Rubs

June 24, 2016 | 7,247 Views

About the size of a child's hand, this adorable meerkat demands a tummy rub!

‘Fat Vincent,’ the Overweight Dachshund, Is Now ‘Skinny Vinnie’

June 23, 2016 | 8,534 Views

Fat Vincent was so obese that his chest and abdomen nearly touched the floor. In eight months, he lost nearly half his body weight and went from...

Puppy Learns to Swim in the Tub

June 23, 2016 | 4,474 Views

A puppy is released on one side of the tub to paddle to his mom on the other.

Your Pet's Kidney Failure — Where's It Really Coming From?

June 22, 2016 | 32,815 Views

Two types of kidney failure often have one single common root cause, making it the primary issue to address to keep your pup's kidneys in sparkling...

Birdfeeder Chipmunk’s Guilty Response

June 22, 2016 | 8,092 Views

A chipmunk with his cheeks full of birdseed does his best to look innocent.

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