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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.

Grey and white longhair cat sitting in a cardboard box with a Christmas tree and blurry festive decor in the background

Chances are, your cat is already plotting some Christmas chaos. Fear not: Veterinarian Dr. Aimee Simpson has tips on how to safeguard your holiday spirit and your pet.

Travis Kelce with two dogs

You may be running into a bunch of Kelces at the dog park.

thanksgiving person hugging cat and dog

Because you really need to stop Aunt Beth from trying to give your cat wine.

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Let those ears flap in the wind and live your life with abandon during the season of the literal horse girl.

Dog walker crossing a street with three dogs

Set your pup up for success.

‘Anatomy of a Fall’ Border Collie Messi Wins Palm Dog 2023.

Border Collie, Messi, is loving his moment in the spotlight and is ready for Awards Season.

A service dog for PTSD walking outside looking up at the camera

According to a study, trained service dogs can interrupt panic attacks, wake veterans from nightmares, and more.

A dog sitting on a woman's lap looking very shy or nervous.

Which comes first: a nervous person or a nervous pup?

Dog looking out a window in the winter

Dog behaviorist Scott Sheaffer on how pets may suffer from seasonal affective disorder, too.

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Käifän the Xolito dog with his owner for Dia De Los Muertos.

How the spirited Xoloitzcuintli breed shines on Día de los Muertos.

woman and two dogs on rainy dog do dog training

If you’re trapped indoors on a bad weather day, these activities will keep your pup entertained.

Black and white cat in a shelter

And how to fix them.

Puppy Giving Paw To Owner At Coffee Shop.

In response to a certain list that went viral this week, we’ve got you covered.

A dog sitting in car at drive in movie.

Give your pup a taste of the good old days and take in a flick at one of these dog-friendly drive-ins.

corgi giving woman puppy dog eyes begging for food

Researchers call it the “puppy-dog eye effect” — and oh, boy is it effective.