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November 10, 2016 - Issue 1429


10 of the Healthiest Breeds You Could Ever Wish For

10 of the Healthiest Breeds You Could Ever Wish For

November 10, 2016

With so many genetic issues in today's breeds, such as hip dysplasia, hypothyroidism and eye problems, it may seem like an impossible task to find a breed that has relatively 'clean' genes. Yet it's a possibility with these 10 breeds. Surprisingly, many have almost no health issues and typically live to old age.

Animals Provide Astonishing Benefits for Emotional and Mental Health

emotional support dog

November 10, 2016

From emotional support animals to animal-assisted therapy, animals have the potential to significantly improve human emotions and mental health. Science now backs up the astonishing benefits that animals provide for depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety and more.

Maru Patiently Tackles the Swing

Maru Patiently Tackles the Swing

November 10, 2016

Maru wanted so much to get on his swing, but couldn't quite figure out how to do it.