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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.

Dog comforting a woman at home.

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

Woman holding her beagle outside in the grass.

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

Photo of a young woman working on her laptop from her home, while her dog is waiting for her to finish - so they can play and cuddle.

You love that your dog is your shadow, but maybe not when you’re on a Zoom call.

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Woman hugging her dog while he licks his lips.

It’s not always just because they want whatever you’re eating.

Woman hugging her large white and brown dog.

Pets reduce loneliness in humans, but sometimes it’s hard to tell if things work the other way around.

Woman holding her scared dog outside.

And what to do when they go careening away from the Roomba.

Tired millennial woman sleeps on sofa with her dog.

It may happen more when there stressful events like fireworks.

Every pup parent loves a fun astrology moment.

woman watching TV with her dogs

Time for some screen-time ground rules, pups.

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Dog hiding under the sofa and afraid to go out because he heard fireworks.

How to keep your dog mentally and physically safe this Fourth of July.

Woman laying with dog who is sleeping.

It seriously sounds like another human being is in the room.

Successful Young Adult Man Playing with His Dog at Home.

It certainly seems like it sometimes.

Funny yawning dog.

OK, dude, that’s a little gross...

Kurzhaar's dog eats grass, oats, happy puppy playing in the meadow

Your pup is literally vegging out—when it’s no big deal and when to worry.

Reflection of a multi-colored rainbow on the face of a mixed breed dog sitting on the floor indoors

They can’t take in as many colors as you can, but their world isn’t just black and white.