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Health & Nutrition

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nutrition|Can My Cat Eat This?
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health

Here’s How You Can Prevent Dangerous Bloat in Your Dog

Bloat is one of the leading causes of death in deep-chested dogs. This elective surgery can lower the risk.

Bloat is one of the leading causes of death in deep-chested dogs. This elective surgery can lower the risk.

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nutrition

Get In, Pupper, We’re Pumpkin-Spicing

Bocce’s Bakery’s seasonal treats are here so your dog can make fall their whole personality, too.

Bocce’s Bakery’s seasonal treats are here so your dog can make fall their whole personality, too.

Behavior & Training

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behavior

Why Does My Dog Freak Out When I Wake Them Up?

“Let sleeping dogs lie” is more than just a confusing old saying.

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behavior|Ask a Trainer

“How Can I Stop My Dog From Being Overly Protective of Me?”

Dog trainer Robert Haussmann’s tips for dealing with a protective dog that’s taken their duties too far.

Dog trainer Robert Haussmann’s tips for dealing with a protective dog that’s taken their duties too far.

A woman kneeling down to pet a dog sitting in a pile of colorful leaves in the woods next to the dog's owner
behavior

Can I Pet Your Dog?

Consent isn’t just for humans. Here’s how to respond when the answer isn’t so simple.

Consent isn’t just for humans. Here’s how to respond when the answer isn’t so simple.

Ask a Vet

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

Lifestyle

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lifestyle

Better Call Rosenthal, the Dog Lawyer

Richard Rosenthal is protecting animals who have historically gone underrepresented in the criminal justice system. These are his stories.

Richard Rosenthal is protecting animals who have historically gone underrepresented in the criminal justice system. These are his stories.

lifestyle

8 Ways Student Loan Debt Relief Could Benefit Pets

How people can splurge on their pets — or adopt new ones!

How people can splurge on their pets — or adopt new ones!

Shopping

Three women wearing vests with custom patterns, and four dogs sporting the same pattern sweaters.
shopping

Seeing Double: Andrea Cáceres’s Custom Sweaters For Pets and Their People

This sweater season, every day can be twin day with your dog.

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shopping

8 Best Dog Harnesses For When Collars Don’t Cut It

Experts pick the best harnesses for every kind of dog — from flat-faced breeds to tiny teacups to escape artists.

Experts pick the best harnesses for every kind of dog — from flat-faced breeds to tiny teacups to escape artists.

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