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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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What Are the “Dog Days of Summer?”

It does have something to do with dogs, believe it or not.

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.

Woman with her two dogs outside.

People love to be nosy. Here’s how to fend them off—because you’re happy, dang it!

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.

Australian Shepherd on a hill during golden hour

Time to get your gear—and your pup—ready to go.

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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.

This is Peggy. She was cast as @Dogpool in the pupcoming Marvel Studios movie Deadpool & Wolverine. She was selected as the perfect sidekick to Wade Wilson after winning the title of Britain’s Ugliest Dog in 2023.

Peggy was the runt of her litter—now, she’s a Marvel VIP.

Suni Lee with Beacon, the USA Gymnastics' therapy dog

The pup is a credentialed staff member of USA Gymnastics.

Emmy Meli with her cat, Ruth

The past few years have been a whirlwind for the R&B pop star, but her “little best friend” helps her stay calm in all the chaos.

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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.

Sad white dog alone in an animal shelter.

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

AHS is a no-kill animal shelter that has been saving the lives of animals since 1952.

Find out how you can help the pets affected by the storm.

Woman sitting on couch, frustrated with her small dog.

If you’re feeling stressed or sad after bringing home a young pup, you’re not alone.

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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.

Black dog laying on its back on the floor with a world map formed out of his fur next to him

The eco-enthusiasts at Matter of Trust want to use it to clean up oil spills.

A man brushing his cat outside.

Turns out, it’s not an annoyance— it’s an opportunity to get creative.

A dog laying under a table outside while a woman cares for her plants.

You need to be extra careful if your dog or cat is your gardening assistant.

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Ask a Vet

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.

Woman camping with her dog outside.

Everyone is welcome in the tent, but you’ll need these items on your packing list if your pup is tagging along.

Two golden retrievers, white and gold, traveling together at the back of the small compact silver and orange car. Sitting in the trunk, looking outside through the opened window.

Bring your pet along for the ride with these pro tips from a dog trainer.

A dog with its head sticking out the window of a moving car.

They are your favorite person anyway—why not plan the perfect vacation with them?

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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.

Sad white dog alone in an animal shelter.

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

AHS is a no-kill animal shelter that has been saving the lives of animals since 1952.

Find out how you can help the pets affected by the storm.

a dog in a crate being carried onto a plane by volunteers

Domestic and international transport volunteers are in high demand—here’s how you can become one.

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