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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.

Poodle overlaid on space and galaxy imagery in a retro portrait style

Vogue UK’s astrologer Alice Bell forecasts each zodiac sign’s relationship compatibility—with your dog.

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

Because messes come with the territory.

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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.

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.

Logan Ryan with his large black and gray dog

The veteran safety, who’s headed to the Super Bowl this weekend, tells The Wildest all about being a dog dad and his org, The Ryan Animal Rescue Foundation.

Bea Koch and Leah Hodge with small dog.

The sisters talk adoring dogs and balancing being small business owners and pet parents.

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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.

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.

Moe, a dog from Team Ruff in the 2024 Puppy Bowl.

Introducing the starting lineup of this year’s Puppy Bowl through the music of Super Bowl LVIII’s real MVP, Taylor Swift.

Person holding cute black cat.

Like this New Jersey shelter, you can add a purpose to your payback this Valentine’s Day.

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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.


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.

Happy couple and their pit bull dog together.

Following the death of a California man last week, headlines only did further harm to Pit Bulls’ reputation.

Beagle Freedom's mission is to end all forms of animal exploitation through rescues, campaigns and legislation.

The formerly abusive testing facility will be turned into a rehabilitation center for pets in need.

Cruelty seizure at a suspected puppy mill in NC leaves scores of schnauzers and other dogs in desperate need.

The pups are being rehabilitated after a massive, life-saving mission.

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