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Let’s talk about life as a pet parent. We’ve got travel tips, dating advice, adoption info, and so much more.

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Three’s a Crowd: When One Partner Doesn’t Want the Dog in the Bed

You want them to cuddle up, your S.O. doesn’t. Here’s how to handle the great bed debate.

life with pets

Let’s talk about both the little things and big moments of life with pets. Like exercise routines, pet-sitter checklists, pet-safe plants…and how much it all costs.

Jon Stewart tears up honoring his late dog Dipper on The Daily Show: 'In a world of good boys, he was the best'

Watch the heartbreaking — and heartwarming — tribute to his three-legged rescue Pittie, Dipper.

Young handsome dog owner in a city walk with his golden retriever dog.

Find out if where you live made the list.

Kassidi and her Pit Bull dog Ginger.

Four years after many DEI activism pledges, a BIPOC academic-advocate weighs in on where we stand today.

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pets & their people

Let’s talk humans. See what celebs have to say about pet parenthood. Find advice on handling your pet’s other people (e.g. your ex.) And get more tips for the people stuff.

an illustration of a cat with various cat chores: being groomed, scooping the litter box, feeding the cat

So you don’t have to be annoyed anymore.

Jon Stewart tears up honoring his late dog Dipper on The Daily Show: 'In a world of good boys, he was the best'

Watch the heartbreaking — and heartwarming — tribute to his three-legged rescue Pittie, Dipper.

Kaley Cuoco with dog

The Emmy-nominated actor and Oh Norman! founder on balancing parenthood—in all its forms—with a burgeoning new pet care business.

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adoption & fostering

New pet parent (or still thinking about fostering or adopting a pet)? Get all the advice you need: how to find the right pet for you, how to introduce them to other pets and kids, and how to bond with your new family member.

Jon Stewart tears up honoring his late dog Dipper on The Daily Show: 'In a world of good boys, he was the best'

Watch the heartbreaking — and heartwarming — tribute to his three-legged rescue Pittie, Dipper.

a white dog stares up at a pink dress and yellow dress waving outside in the wind on a clothing line

You’re in love, but is it irresponsible to add four paws to the mix? Here’s some input for your consideration.

Long-term dogs at Madison's St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center were recently treated to a Valentine's Day themed photoshoot.

All these pups are available for adoption now—and they’re too cute for words.

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sustainability

Go green with your pet. Read up on eco-friendly pet care trends to help minimize your pet’s carbon pawprint.

Woman and her dog mopping on the floor of a room during housework.

Because messes come with the territory.

Hiker and dog overlooking the top of a mountain

Expert tips to help reduce your pet’s carbon footprint. (Pawprint? You get it.)

woman holding beautiful cat

Cue Sarah McLachlan.

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Pet health question that’s not an emergency? Our vet team will answer over email within 48 hours. So, go ahead, ask us about weird poop, bad breath, and everything in between.

travel

From pet travel tips to pet-friendly city guides, we’ve got all your flying, hiking, and biking needs covered.

Dog seat-belted in a car

All the essentials you need to hit the road with your co-pilot, from dog seatbelts to crash-tested carriers.

Jack Russell dog in backseat of s car wearing a safety harness and seat belt

Hitting the road with your dog? Make sure they're safe with this helpful advice.

Dog sitting in a dog carrier

Here’s a step-by-step guide, plus all the essentials, from airline-compliant carriers to calming chews.

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animal advocacy

Learn about the people making a difference for animals and what you can do to lend a hand, too.

Kassidi and her Pit Bull dog Ginger.

Four years after many DEI activism pledges, a BIPOC academic-advocate weighs in on where we stand today.

ASPCA response team has been on the ground assisting in the rescue of over 90 maltreated dogs in Vernon Township, New Jersey.

The pups are receiving medical attention thanks to intervention from the ASPCA.

Pretty young woman relaxed at home.

The legislation would broaden the housing possibilities of millions of Californians.

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