Current Pet News

August 17, 2017 - Issue 1709


This Lovable yet Much Overlooked Animal Makes an Excellent House Pet

rabbits as pets

August 17, 2017

They're very clean and easy to care for, yet they're often ignored when people consider adopting a pet. And that's too bad, because these incredibly soft creatures are affectionate and playful and more intelligent than they may look.

Friendly Little Puffin Pops By to Say Hello

Friendly Little Puffin Pops By to Say Hello

August 17, 2017

With his bright orange bill and webbed feet, a little puffin is friendly and curious.

Dogs From Irresponsible Breeders, Puppy Mills Have More Behavioral Problems

behavior problems of puppy mill dogs

August 17, 2017

Dogs who spend their first weeks of life in a puppy mill or come from a small-scale irresponsible breeder may have life-long problems as a result. New research suggests widespread behavioral problems may result when puppies aren't given the right start to their life.