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Nate Guidry/Post-Gazette Carolyn Barber walks her dog Barrett around Highland Park Wednesday afternoon. After walking a dog outdoors in winter, it is recommended that their feet be wiped off or washed to keep them from licking and ingesting ice melt products. By Larry Gerson V.M.D. People who own and care for pets need to take […]

Wearables for pets used to be a punchline, but now it’s a legitimate business with multiple players active in the space. Said space did just get a bit smaller today, as Whistle, the startup which launched its Fitbit for dogs back in 2013. Now, Whistle is expanding its position with the acquisition of a competitor […]

If your dog bites another animal or person, your homeowner’s insurance will usually cover it. Certain breeds of dogs aren’t covered, though, and are blacklisted by insurance agencies. Psychology Today has compiled a list. Your Homeowner’s Insurance May Cover If Your Dog Bites Someone If you’re a dog owner, hopefully you’ll never have to deal […]

We try to domesticate our pets, but they’re wild creatures at heart. Because of this, a lot of their instinctive habits can wreck our living space and drive us nuts. With some effort and understanding, we can accommodate their natural needs and still maintain a comfortable and clean home. As humans, when our modern conveniences […]

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Before and after photos of rescued dogs show what a difference a home makes. Dogs can bring so much joy to their owners, but as some people have shared on Reddit, just a few simple photos show just how much being adopted means for man’s best friend. Video: While adopting a pet changes the life […]

Your Pet Says More About Your Personality Than You Might Think   Cat people and dog people really do have different personality traits, new research suggests. People who own cats tend to be more creative, adventurous, and anxious. Dog owners, on the other hand, tend to be more extroverted, secure, and risk-averse. Those differences were […]

VAN NUYS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — It was an open secret in the neighborhood that an 8-foot alligator was living at a Van Nuys house, along with many wild cats, but all it took was one unhappy neighbor to get the alligator out of there. Authorities say the investigation began in late 2014 when animal […]

Pet insurance helps pay for the medical costs of an animal. The insurance isn’t always a good deal for pet owners, but if you’ve got an active pet, the insurance could be a good safety net. Is Pet Insurance Worth It? Dear Lifehacker, I just bought a new puppy and I’m trying to decide if […]

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) – The grieving golden retriever who stole many hearts Wednesday is alive and well. The mother is back out at the cemetery, now near the spot where she buried her pup. Even with the frigid temperatures, the golden moved through the Laurel Grove Cemetery North staying close to the spot where she […]