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By Linda Wilson Fuoco / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Many dogs answer to the names Bella, Lucy and Daisy. Those are the most popular names for female dogs in Pittsburgh and in the entire country. Buddy, Max and Cooper are the top male dog names in Pittsburgh, while the three most popular names nationally are Max, Charlie […]

The cost of owning a dog, cat, or other pet might not be the first thing on your mind when contemplating bringing one of these furry balls of love home, but it’s best to know what your financial responsibilities are upfront. Petfinder averages the costs of owning a dog at around $766–$1,350 the first year, and $526–$9,352 each […]

Every pet owner should guard against these 10 holiday hazards Cold weather, big crowds, heavy foods, and frequent parties may be predictable parts of the holiday season, but all that festive chaos can pose a danger to pets. “Not only are pet owners juggling many responsibilities around the holiday season, but there are often changes […]

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Zack E. Mann on Monday morning, December 11, 2017.   He born back in around 2004 in Merced California. Several years into Zack’s life, He, along with his sister, were found wandering the hills of Northern California and were picked up by a local animal shelter. […]

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Our dogs and cats hate to let us know when they’re not feeling well. It’s instinctive for them to hide illness and even injuries if possible. Some emergencies are obvious, though, and an emergency, by definition, requires immediate treatment. Any time your pet experiences one of the following conditions, you need to get him to […]

Dog lovers now have confirmation of what they have known all along.Sorry Grumpy Cat, it’s science.Dogs are smarter than cats, a new study by researchers at Vanderbilt University has found. The study found that dogs have twice as many neurons as cats in their cerebral cortex, which is associated with thinking, planning and complex behavior. TODAY knows all […]

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Many dog owners know not to toss a turkey or chicken bone to their dog; those bones are just too brittle. But the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says the risk goes beyond that, especially when it comes to the “bone treats” you may see at the store. What’s a Bone Treat? FDA has received […]