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behavior & body language

Tail wagging? Ear pinning? It all means something. We’ll show you how to understand your pet (and communicate with them) with guides to decode the weirdest body language and behavior.

Happy spooky season.

A guide to their not-so-secret tells.

Dog in high contrast lit hallway standing near a food bowl

It’s a gut thing: Your dog’s GI issues could be linked to their mental health.

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Sudden scratching? Finicky food eater? Loose poop? Whatever pet health question is on your mind, our veterinary pros are here to help.

kittens licking woman's hand

Hey, everybody’s got their thing.

Two cats laying on a cat bed in the living room looking at each other

They’d probably still say, “I don’t know her.”

Three cat puzzles on a colorful pink, burgundy, and green color-block background

Genius takes many forms. Could your cat be one?

Black and White cat with its eyes closed laying on its back on a scarf

In this excerpt from her new book, Purr: The Science of Making Your Cat Happy, animal behaviorist Zazie Todd shares science-backed insights into our cats’ moods.

Two cats in a living room that appear to be arguing.

Between actual cats, people.

A white cat hiding on a book shelf.

No, they’re not on the lam. Here are four reasons your cat might be MIA.

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Young woman hugging her cat

Surprise: It doesn’t always mean they’re happy.

A cat being friendly with a dog outside.

No, cats don’t always land on their feet.

Red cat with squinted eyes laying in a basket closeup

Animal behaviorist Karen B. London breaks down the silent ways your kitty is trying to tell you they’re hurting.

A cat sitting on a shelf with glassware.

Your brand new iPhone, antique figurine, full glass of water — they will swat it off the table. A cat behaviorist explains why.

A cat outside showing its bottom teeth.

Scientists believe they could be mimicking the calls of their prey.

Cat being happily pet in the sunshine of a window

There is a right and wrong way.