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Why You Should Stay Far, Far Away From Blue-Green Algae This Summer

Consider getting a water-testing kit to keep your pup safe.

Woman kissing her small white dog at home.
lifestyle

Why Do We Have the Urge to Squeeze Our Adorable Pets?

There’s a scientific reason for this impulse.

Woman holding her beagle outside in the grass.
behavior

Do You Have Dog-Park Drama With Another Pet Parent? Here’s How to Handle It

In the end, some jerks are just better to avoid. But it’s worth trying to resolve things first.

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Got a new pet? Here’s what to do.

Let’s be real. Welcoming home a new dog or cat is a very cute but very crazy time. Thankfully, we’re here to help with a nifty new pet parent to-do list.

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Svalinn's canine companions transcend the realm of pets; they seamlessly integrate into the very essence of your daily life.
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No One Needs a $150,000 Svalinn Luxury-Bodyguard Dog

There are plenty of trainable dogs at shelters.

Spencer, who runs SB Mowing, was making a video when he stumbled on a cat with an injured leg.
lifestyle

A TikTok Star Raised Nearly $200,000 for a Cat Sanctuary After Saving an Injured Cat

How his viral video led to critical help for Edgar and Ivy’s Cat Sanctuary in Texas.

Couple hug their Pit Bull dog outside on the beach.
lifestyle

How to Help the Rescue Pets Who Seem to Be Stuck at Shelters Forever

And why the problem of long-term rescue and foster animals persists.

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Health & Nutrition

Woman petting her cat with her pet dog nearby.
health

Can Cats Get Kennel Cough From Dogs?

The answer isn’t fun, but you can prevent this.

Golden Reteiver enjoying a fruit-ice bowl
nutrition

Cool Your Dog Down This Summer With These 8 Frozen-Treat Ideas

From DIY pupsicles to dog-friendly ice cream, they will be chillin’.

From DIY pupsicles to dog-friendly ice cream, they will be chillin’.

Cat grooming itself.
health

Dental Disease in Cats: Signs to Watch Out For and Prevention Tips

Much to their disappointment, taking care of your cat’s teeth is essential.

Much to their disappointment, taking care of your cat’s teeth is essential.

Behavior & Training

Man holding his orange cat in his arms outside.
behavior

Can Cats Find Their Way Home?

Thankfully, their natural instincts that serve them well.

Dog comforting a woman at home.
behavior

Thanks to Evolution, Your Dog Understands Your Emotions

Per a new study, pups show signs of stress when humans cry—but not all animals do.

Per a new study, pups show signs of stress when humans cry—but not all animals do.

Woman petting cat on her desk at home.
behavior|Why, Cat?!

Why Does My Cat’s Tail Vibrate?

They’re trying to tell you something... but what?

They’re trying to tell you something... but what?

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Saving Jones is a biographical social commentary about the abuse and discrimination of dogs as it directly relates to human abuse.
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Saving Jones Is an Essential Rescue Documentary—How You Can Make Sure More People See It

Get tickets to the September NYC screening now, and tell your favorite streamers to pick up this film.

Sad white dog alone in an animal shelter.
lifestyle

Healthy Pets Are Being Euthanized in LA Shelters for “Bogus” Reasons

“No kill? It just means slow kill,” one volunteer says of the unprecedented shelter crisis.

“No kill? It just means slow kill,” one volunteer says of the unprecedented shelter crisis.

A dog sitting in car at drive in movie.
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10 Drive-In Movie Theaters Where You and Your Pup Can Do Movie Night

Give your pup a taste of the good old days and take in a flick at one of these dog-friendly drive-ins.

Give your pup a taste of the good old days and take in a flick at one of these dog-friendly drive-ins.

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A wheaten terrier getting a haircut to remove the hair from over his eyes
health

11 Best Grooming Products for Your Pup

Tools to keep your pet looking so fresh and so clean, from bamboo hair brushes to biodegradable wipes.

Funny tabby cat sitting in a litter box and looking curiously outside.
shopping

Best Cat Litter in 2024: Low-Tracking, Dust-Free, Eco-Friendly

Helping your cat find their preferred litter doesn’t have to be a crapshoot.

Helping your cat find their preferred litter doesn’t have to be a crapshoot.

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13 Products Your Senior Dog Needs

From doggy diapers to toe grips, this gear will help your pet thrive through their golden years. 

From doggy diapers to toe grips, this gear will help your pet thrive through their golden years. 

Animal Welfare

A tragic yet heartwarming and inspiring biographical social commentary about the abuse and discrimination of dogs as it relates to humans.
lifestyle

The Pit Bull-Advocacy Doc “Saving Jones” Isn’t Just for Dog Lovers

Actress and comedian Rebecca Corry wants to heal society’s messed up relationship with Pit Bulls—starting with this movie.

Beagle dog being carried by woman in lab coat.
lifestyle

Dog Breeding Facility Fined a Record $35 Million for Animal Cruelty Against 4,000 Beagles

Inotiv, the parent company of Envigo, will pay the largest ever fine issued under the Animal Welfare Act.

Beagle puppy in a cage.
lifestyle

The Department of Defense Is Spending $1 Million to Test Drugs on Dogs

A watchdog group exposed the DOD’s cruel abuse of Beagles.

New Dog Training 101

Look, new dogs are cute. But they’re also little alien monsters who have descended to destroy our furniture and our sleep. Still, we love them. Luckily, this program covers all the basics, from potty training to proper socialization—all through positive reinforcement. Time to stock up on treats!

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