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Study Finds Dogs Are More Expressive When Someone is Looking at Them

A new study found that domesticated dogs show more facial expressions when a human is giving them attention, as opposed to, say, food.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

[UPDATED] Recreational Bones For Dogs

As much as we love our dogs and try to provide a loving environment for them, most dogs suffer from boredom. This often makes meal time the highlight of the dog's day, but with many dogs, meals last only seconds then it's back to looking for something to

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Majority of Dogs Who Undergo Surgery for Bloat Survive

A recent study revealed the vast majority of dogs who undergo surgery for gastric dilatation volvulus, also called bloat, survive this life-threatening event.

Pets & Animals | Animals

Photographer captures cats midair in ninja poses

Hisakata Hiroyuki, a talented photographer from Japan, has managed to snap a group of mortal tomcats in a variety of high-flying kung fu poses. Using his own rapid-fire reactions, he photographs the lovable cats flying through the air, their legs and paw

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

9 Surprisingly Dangerous Foods for Dogs (Starting with Popcorn)

Before you sneak your pet a bite of something under the table, find out about these surprisingly dangerous foods for dogs.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dogs Are More Expressive When We're Looking At Them

We're constantly learning more and more about dog behavior and dog-human relationships. While we know quite a bit about these topics, there’s also a lot to learn and it’s good that researchers are paying attention to what we don’t know.

Pets & Animals | Animals

Photos: The Supreme Cat Show

The one-day Supreme Cat Show is one of the largest cat fancy competitions in Europe with over one thousand cats being exhibited. Exhibitors travel from all over to enter their cats into categories including Persian, Semi-Longhair, British, Foreign, Burmes

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Mass. puppy revived after overdose - Story | KTTV

A family’s puppy was saved after she accidentally got into something that almost took her life.

Pets & Animals | Animals

Wild Badger Sneaks Into Home, Impersonates Family Cat

“He didn’t seem too happy when I tried to move him," a woman said of the critter, which ate the cat's food.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

National Pet Obesity Awareness Day

The APOP 2016 clinical survey recently reported that nearly 54 percent of dogs and 59 percent of cats are clinically overweight or obese.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

California Is the First State to Ban Retail Sales of Puppy Mill Pets

California became the first state to ban the sale of commercially bred dogs, cats and rabbits from pet stores. This law, introduced in February by Assemblyperson Patrick O’Donnell (D-Long Beach), was signed by Governor Jerry Brown on Friday, Oct. 13 and

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10 Reasons Why Dogs Can Make Life 100% More Awesome

Dogs are amazing creatures simply because of their compatibility with humans. We’ve compiled a list of 10 reasons why owning a dog is truly a blessing.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Adopt-A-Pet Helps Owners Rehome Pets

When I ran a German Shepherd rescue more than 15 years ago, one of the biggest challenges was emotional blackmail. A dog owner would call me out of desperation or exasperation or they were just done. If I didn’t take the dog right now, he’d end up in

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the 3 Most Critical Things Hurricane Harvey Teaches Us About Pet Care

What are the known facts about Hurricane Harvey?  Harvey dumped 11 trillion gallons of rain on Houston, a city of 2.3 million people.  At least 31 people died and 100,000 homes were damaged or destroyed.  What don’t we know?  How many…Read m

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6 Ways Being a Cat Person Makes You Healthier

Cat people stand apart from others in terms of heart health, happiness and connectedness, sensitivity and even intelligence and open-mindedness.

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What Are the 3 Most Critical Things Hurricane Harvey Teaches Us?

What are the known facts about Hurricane Harvey?  Harvey dumped 11 trillion gallons of rain on Houston, a city of 2.3 million people.  At least 31 people died and 100,000 homes were damaged or destroyed.  What don’t we know?  How many…Read more �

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7 Secrets to Training Your Dog to Come When Called - EVERY TIME!

Dogs and puppies NOT coming when called can be one of the most frustrating things! Doggy Dan shows you how to train your dog to come when called every time!

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Secrets You Never Knew About Your Cat

You love your cat. But a feline can be difficult to understand. Discover all the things you never knew about your cat's body language, health, and secrets.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

What Normal, Healthy Dog Play Looks Like

Knowing where dogs draw the line between playing and fighting can tip you off to telltale signs something ugly is in the air.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Do Dogs Know Themselves? | The Bark

Dogs know individuals. Your dog knows I am not you and you are not me. Your dog knows that Rudy down the block is exceptional at playing, but Spot is not. If dogs can recognize individuals, and your dog is an individual, might your dog know himself? As an

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

10 Dog Friendly Road Trips for Fall | GoPetFriendly.com

What a spectacular time of the year - Mother Nature's setting off her fireworks, lighting the trees with color. There's no better time for a dog friendly road trip!

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Oral Flea Control Medication for Dogs | Whole Dog Journal

Veterinarians will almost always prescribe either an oral or topical flea-killing medications to dogs. Learn about the oral flea prevention options here.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

New Study Finds Key to Faster, More Effective Dog Training

Most owners focus on the training session itself, but researchers are now realizing that good training methods may not be enough for success.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

6 Essential Things to Teach to Have a Good Dog.

6 Essential Things to Teach to Have a Good Dog. Want a well-mannered pooch? Teach these things first! If you were asked to define what it means to have a trained dog what would you say? If we asked that question to 10 different people, I'm willing to bet

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

The Only Point of This Video Game Is to Pet Dogs at a Party | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

10 Cat Posts On Tumblr That Are Impossible Not To Laugh At

Imagine, if you will, a world without cats. Can you picture it? YouTube probably wouldn't exist because there'd be no cat videos to watch, dogs would have

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

10 Times Cats Said “If It Fits, I Sits” And Proved Themselves Right

Everyone knows that if a cat fits, it sits. No matter how tight or, to our eye, uncomfortable the space is, cats must and will find a way to fit there. Does

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

What a Border Collie Taught a Linguist About Language | WIRED

The whistles that a shepherd uses to command her dog sound a whole lot like human language.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

The Biggest Myths About Baths - Do You Still Believe Them?

Many pet parents believe that too frequent baths can dry out their pet's skin and coat, and that's just one of the myths about baths that still persist today.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Should you buy pet insurance?

A year ago, one of patty Glynn’s three dogs, a five-year-old Chinese Crested named Merry, became ill and very nearly died. It turned out that she had inflammatory bowel disease and required transfusions, among other care. Blood work, emergency vet-hospi

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Worst Places You Can Take Your Young Dog

Half of all dogs are relinquished to shelters due to behavior problems directly related to improper or incomplete socialization.

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Why 70 Percent of Dogs Flunk Service Dog Training

Scientists are honing in on what it takes to make a good service dog, following failure rates of up to 70 percent of dogs entering the program.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

2017 Best Toy Balls for Dogs | Whole Dog Journal

The toy balls at the top of our review survived months of aggressive chewing without much damage and which the dogs themselves chose to play with over and over.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Seniors and Dogs: Why It's a Win-Win

Find out what researchers discovered when they compared two groups of adults aged 65 to 81: One group who owned dogs and the other group who didn't.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

"I Killed Your Dog Today" - A Post by the Incredible Tia Torres! - Page 2 of 2 - Loving Dogs Daily

An amazing message by a woman who is bigger than life and a hero to so many of us, Tia Torres wrote this note to a negligent Pit Bull owner.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Transitioning Your Cat to Raw Food Diet Part 2

Learn the step-by-step process for moving your finicky feline from canned food to an optimally healthy raw food diet.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

5 Ways to Help Your Cat Live to 20 and Beyond

Find out how old your kitty is in adult years and the 5 best ways to help your cat stay healthy and happy for many, many years.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Chemicals in Dogs: 5 Red-Flag Warning Signs We Can't Ignore

Chemicals in dogs is on the rise. Is your favorite canine testing positive for some of the most common (and concerning) threats?

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Canine Hormone Support for Spayed or Neutered Dogs

Use Canine Hormone Support to help counter the hormonal effects of spaying and neutering and to give your dog the gift of balance.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Pet Seasonal Support | Pet Allergy Supplement

Mercola Pet Seasonal Support is a supplement that brings comfort to pets during allergy season.

Humor | Funny Stuff

If Your Boss Was A Cat

Cats are magnificent animals. They are smart, curious and independent. Maybe these qualities helped The Business Cat to reach business heights.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

5 Surprising Ways to Give Dogs The Joint Support They Need

Dog joint pain is common, especially in older animals. Here are 4 telltale signs of joint pain and stiffness and 5 natural ways to help relieve it.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Major Dog Chew Recall - Do You Give Your Dog Any of These Brands?

A pet food manufacturer has voluntarily recalled 5 types of dog chews for possible chemical contamination that could cause diarrhea and vomiting.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Cat Feeding - Science Says 'Small, Frequent Meals'

Cat feeding studies have been done that prove scientifically that domestic cats will be healthier if fed at least 5 small meals per day.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

[UPDATED] Ear Infections In Dogs - Dogs Naturally Magazine

Does your dog suffer from chronic ear infections? Get to the root of your dog's ear problems plus the ways you can solve them ... naturally!

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Why Your Pet May Be Constipated - It May Not Be What You Think

Cats and dogs occasionally get constipated. It's important to find out what's causing the problem and the best way to resolve it.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Why Dog Breeds Look So Very Different, But Cats Don't

Why don't pedigreed cats show the extremes in body size and shape that dog breeds do?

Pets & Animals | Rescue Organizations

PetSpace Is Now Open and It’s Doggone Amazing

More than just the best new pet adoption place in town, this new space is learning lab, meet & greet center and interactive pet hub.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

It's All in Your Dog's Eyes | Whole Dog Journal

Teaching our dogs to look at us is important for training; if we have their attention, we can get them to work with us. If we can keep their attention, we can keep them working with us even in the face of distractions. These things are big accomplishments

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Boise dog returned home after missing in mountains near Garden Valley

Cheri Glankler has been rescuing dogs for 20 years — the last five of those spent in Garden Valley — so the elderly retriever that ended up in her care in late June was nothing out of the ordinary. At least initially.

Pets & Animals | Animals

After spending 9 months alone in mountains, lost dog is home

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A lost Boise dog is back home after nine months and a brutal winter alone in the Idaho mountains.

Advice & Self-Help | Empowering Tools for Growth

Struvite Stones: 6 Elimination Red Flags to Never Ignore

If your dog or cat shows any of these symptoms, please don't look the other way, any of them could be a warning sign of struvite stones.

Miscellaneous | Other Interesting Stories

Can customers bring dogs into Starbucks and other coffee shops? - LA Times

“Lately I see more and more people are bringing their dogs to pick up coffee. Does L.A. County or city law allow it?”

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Dog Adoption: When Is the Best Time to Adopt a Dog?

The best time to adopt a dog is different for everyone. Find out what’s right for you. Read more...

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

If You're Highly Active, Look to These Breeds to Work Out With

While some dogs are by nature poor exercise partners, it turns out 12 others are just what the doctor ordered for fit and active exercisers looking for a buddy.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

What One Woman Did for a Homeless Man’s Injured Dog Will Make You 'Aww'

“I just couldn’t handle the thought of her having to go without her surgery,” Laurel Lainio told 7 News Adelaide

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

How Often Should You Wash Your Pet’s Food Bowl?

Your pet's food bowl should be washed in hot, soapy water after every meal; there's no need to use bleach or other chemicals.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

9 Cat Breeds Who Crave Affection

If you believe kitties are stand-offish and unemotional, chances are you haven't met these cuddle affectionate cat breeds.

Pets & Animals | Animals

Stubborn vocal cat refuses to go inside

Timo must be hanging out with some huskies lately because that is one stubborn cat! Just listen!

Pets & Animals | Animals

Grumpy cat scolds raccoon for stealing cat food [Video]

This plotting raccoon thought he could grab a few bites of cat food while no one was looking, but not under this grumpy cat's watch! After a few smacks to the face and much to the angry cat's surprise, the mischievous outsider remains unphased and continu

Travel | Travel

Looking to Score a Cheap Vacation? Try Being a Pet Sitter | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

There's No Such Thing as a Good Dog

People love to tell me how lucky I am to have a good dog like Wiley. But they're dead wrong—there was no luck involved. Wiley's good behavior and good temperament are products of four years of hard work, nothing else. When more people understa

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Can You Guess the Breeds that Make Up These Adorable Dogs?

One of the joys of adopting a mixed breed dog is getting a bit of the best of several different kinds of canines. Except it isn’t always easy to sort out what’s what.

News | Animal Links

Your Dog Can ‘Catch’ Your Feelings

A new study looks at emotional contagion between dogs and humans.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Why DO dogs react to cats | The Bark

“Fighting like cats and dogs” is an expression that succinctly describes the worst case scenario of dog and cat interactions. Not all dogs and cats have to get along with each other to live full and happy lives, but it sure is important to know which

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Owner gives adorable 3-legged dog cartoon arms on Instagram

Bradley the dog may only have three legs, but his humans have turned his missing limb into an adorable personality trait thanks to some some funny doodles.

Science & Technology | Social Media

Dogs to Follow on Social Media - Scientific American Blog Network

Companion animals have taken over social media, and these are the ones you should follow

News | Animal Links

Pet Poison: Lilies

Learn which parts of the lily plant are toxic to cats; and the signs and symptoms that your cat has been poisoned by a lily. From Pets Best pet insurance.

Politics | Politics

The crucial White House position Trump has neglected to fill - The Washington Post

Five good reasons the president should get a dog — and soon.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

The Time a Cat Terrified Parliament | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Poor goldfish got a custom tiny wheelchair and no one can handle it

Youtube star Taylor Dean shared a photo of a goldfish with swim bladder disease that her friend Derek built a tiny custom wheelchair for.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Every day a sweet dog peeks out from under a gate, waiting for his friend

A cute golden retriever waits for this girl to get out of school to hang out every day.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

Dog Surrendered at Shelter Comes with Heart-Wrenching Owner’s Manual from 8-Year-Old Child

Rhino Lightening has a super name because he is a super dog. Rhino was a tad too rambunctious for the family’s two small children, so they brought him back to the Humane Society of Utah to find his perfect forever home. The multi-page plea includes spec

News | Animal Links

How to Recognize Dental Disease in Your Pet

Learn how to recognize dental disease in your dog from veterinarian Dr. Fiona, for Pets Best pet health insurance for dogs and cats.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Does My Cat Love Me? 8 Signs to Look For

If you're wondering if your cat loves you, there are some telltale feline signs that demonstrate cat affection. Learn what cat behaviors to look for.

Pets & Animals | Animals

Trusty pet squirrel foils burglary

No guard dog here: An Idaho man said his pet squirrel foiled a home invasion burglary in between jumping across the furniture and wolfing down snacks.

News | Animal Links

Getting Over Rover: Why Our Grief Over a Dog Is So Intense

Those of us who have loved a dog know the truth: Your pet is never "just a dog," which explains why we miss them so much when they pass away.

Miscellaneous | Other Stuff

This Week, Dog Lovers Can Take a London Bus Tour With Their Furry Friends | Mental Floss

The 90-minute tour takes riders to the city's best dog parks and canine-themed cultural attractions.

Products & Services | Products & Services

Whistle activity monitor unboxing

Whistle is a GPS dog tracker that can be used to track your pet's location on-demand from your smartphone. It comes with national gps coverage and can also b...

Products & Services | Products & Services

Pod 2 Dog GPS Tracker

Visit http://www.strangeanimals.info/2016/11/best-pet-tracking-systems.html to learn more about POD 2, read a short review and how it compares to other dog t...

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Pet Health Care Monopoly | The Bark

An explosive, must-read article in Bloomberg Business Week looks at what happens when big business monopolizes the pet health business and how this corporatization might not be in the best interests for our dogs. 

Products & Services | Products & Services

8 Best Pet GPS Trackers For 2017 | Strange Animals

Discover the best pet tracking systems that are available today. FREE bonus: Extensive buyer's guide.

Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

Easy, Dog Trick: How to Teach your Dog to Speak or Bark When you Ask.

Help the Dog Training rEvolution do more and get better access to me to help you with your dog starting at $2 a month! http://www.Patreon.com/Zakgeorge http:...

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Pet Obesity - Let's End This Epidemic

Pet obesity is, by far, the biggest health issue facing our loved cats and dogs. Overweight and obese pets are much more likely to develop a chronic disease

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

How to Welcome Your New Rescue Dog

Once you have adopted your rescue dog, it will need to feel welcome in its new home. A new environment can be a cause for stress, which is something that you’d not want your new dog to feel. Make t…

News | Animal Links

Petzi – Lemonade To Lace

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Top 10 Herbs For Natural Canine Pain Relief

How can you relieve your dog's pain safely? NSAIDs are risky and can even damage cartilage. Check out these options for natural pain relief for dogs.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

How to Keep Your Pet Safe This Thanksgiving

Go ahead and let Fido or Fluffy join in the celebrations, but follow these dos and don'ts to keep your pet safe.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Dogs Mentally Understand How Much We Love Them, Canine Cognition Expert Assures

Dr. Brain Hare says that the way your dog stares lovingly is their way of hugging you with their eyes

Pets & Animals | Animals

Adorable red fox is too friendly to live in the wild. Instead, she moves in with her human family

Not all animals are fit to live in the wild. Actually, some do better living along side humans. Here’s a story about Pudding, a fox cub, who was too tame to release back into the wild. Due to her special circumstances, the friendly cub wouldn’t make i

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

Incredible Face on Pup Who Was Just Adopted Shows What it Means to Adopt Not Shop

The look of unconditional love on this puppy's face will melt your heart and show you how powerful adoption is.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

New Law: Californians Can Break Into Hot Cars to Save Pets

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill that allows Californians to rescue animals trapped in hot cars without fear of prosecution.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

New Self-Help Books for Pet Parents

Can cats be trained? What do you do if your poodle is afraid of puddles? Pet experts offer advice and consider problems common and otherwise.

News | Animal Links

Help River get the Surgery he Needs by Shelly Baer - GoFundMe

Help River get the Surgery he Needs by Shelly Baer - River came into our lives 5 years ago.  He was rescued from a bleak parking lot after he was abandoned by his mother.  River chose me.  As soon as I picked him up he was kissing me and climbing on me

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Your dog really does know what you’re saying, and a brain scan shows how

Dogs understand both the meaning of words and the tone used to speak them, a new study finds.

News | Animal Links

Dogs Can Understand Both What We Say and How We Say It

"Asking questions is one of the best ways to ensure you and your doctor are on the same page."

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

A Creative Wooden Fence That Allows Dogs to Peek Outside While Still Remaining In the Yard

When redditor dath0916 was walking his dogs, he noticed that his new neighbors had constructed a very creative fence that allowed their huskies to peek outside while still remaining in the yard. Un…

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Go ahead, lick your cat! New device assures you no hairballs

Cats spend a lot of time grooming themselves. What if we could give them a little help, with no hair interference?

Pets & Animals | Animals

Cat bullies man out of living room - Holy Kaw!

You can take the cat out of the street, but you can’t take the street out of the cat. Watch as this formerly-stray cat bullies a man out of its living room.

News | Animal Links

20 Heartwarming Pictures of #Hugging #Kittens

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Pets & Animals | Dogs & Other Animals

Dog almost learns how to successfully hula hoop

A dog attempts to learn to hula hoop.

News | Local News Articles

'We're Just Going to Love Them': SD Clears The Shelters

Animal shelters across the U.S. – including 13 shelters in San Diego – are teaming up with NBC Saturday to find loving forever homes for pets in need.

News | Animal Links

6 Tips for Happy & Healthy #IndoorCats

From Pets Best, a U.S. dog and cat health insurance agency founded in 2005. As pet owners, you want the very best for your furry family member. By keeping

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

6 Brilliant Facts About Bengal Cats | Mental Floss

With its lithe body, large oval eyes, and a coat that’s covered in contrasting spotted or marbled markings, the Bengal looks like a tiny jungle cat. Here are six bits of trivia about the exotic kitty.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Rescue pit bull serves as dapper groomsman at NFL player's wedding

Jeremy Zuttah took "man's best friend" to the next level when he included his pit bull, Ace, as a groomsman in his wedding last month.

Pets & Animals | Animals

This girl and her dog are both deaf, so she’s teaching him sign language

Julia and Walter were made for each other. They were both born deaf, and when they saw each other at Pasadena Humane…

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Beautiful, Life-Affirming Photos of Elderly Dogs - Feature Shoot

Chauncey (middle), 12 years old, daughter Sailor Girl (left) and Ready girl (right), 6 years old, Juneau, Alaska Meg ,16 years old, Java, 14.5 years old, Juneau, Alaska In 2006, New York City-based photographer Nancy LeVine said goodbye to her two best fr

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

A Map Showing the Most Popular Cat Names in the U.S. - All Pet Magazine

You have probably heard that the most popular cat name in the United States is Bella, but have you ever wondered which cat name is the most popular in your state? Well, wonder no more, because Vocativ mapped the most popular cat names in every state withi

Entertainment | Animals

Dog Dads Pose With Their Pups for Silly Father's Day Portraits

Photographer Chantal Adair of The Dog Styler, has found a captivating and funny new way to celebrate the dad who sometimes get overlooked: dog dads. In orde

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Hug Your Cat Day, Boost Their Health

Today is hug your cat day. More than that, it is important to make sure you do everything you can to keep them healthy. We can help.

News | The News

Last 9/11 rescue dog Bretagne dies in Houston area - Houston Chronicle

A 16-year-old golden retriever believed to be the last surviving search-and-rescue dog that helped scan the wreckage of the World Trade Center for victims was euthanized Monday at a Houston-area veterinarian's office.

Pets & Animals | Animals

Adorable Baby Goat Thinks a German Shepherd is Her Mommy

This adorable baby goat can't get enough cuddles from her German shepherd.

News | Animal Links

2 Ways Cats Get Sick from Dog Flea & Tick Products

Did you know some dog-specific flea and tick medications are actually toxic to cats? Learn which products are safe (and not safe) for cats.

News | Animal Links

Guinness World Records announces 30-year-old Scooter as oldest living cat

It has just been confirmed that a 30-year-old Siamese from Mansfield, Texas is the new oldest cat alive.

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

19 Brilliant DIY Projects For Pet Food Stations

Whether you have a cat or dog, these great ideas can help minimize the mess of food bowls!..

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Dogs look majestic AF while basking in the breeze

Recently, Getty Images compiled a gallery of the cutest pups possible, photographed while immersed in a field of wind.

News | Animal Links

Scientific Reasons Why Your Cat Acts So Weird

The internet loves cats. If the internet were Superman, cats would be the Sun. But even though cats are cute and fluffy (and always ready to start something),

News | Animal Links

Los Angeles Permanently Bans Sale of Non-Rescue Cats, Dogs, & Rabbits

The city of LA has banned the commercial sale of dogs, cats, and rabbits to reduce the number of strays and euthanized animals.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Dog barely escapes when its leash gets stuck in elevator

Recent CCTV footage from an elevator in St. Petersburg, Russia shows a horrifying incident where a dog was nearly killed when its leash became stuck outside of the elevator.

Pets & Animals | Animal Rescue Stories

Los Angeles Is Very Close To Becoming An Official 'No Kill' City: LAist

Back in 2011, the Los Angeles City Council signed off on a ‘No Kill Los Angeles’ pledge to make L.A. an official ‘no kill’ animal shelter town by 2017.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

8 Reasons Why Dogs are the Best Friends Ever

Is it obvious how much we love animals here at HelloGiggles?  We're crazy about every species, but today, let's talk about dogs, and how they aren't only m

Pets & Animals | Interesting Animal Stories

World's 'oldest dog' Maggie dies peacefully, sleeping in her basket

Maggie the Kelpie, believed to be the world's oldest dog, passed away while asleep in her basket Sunday night.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Truck Driver Stops To Save A ‘Dead’ Cat And Ends Up Adopting Him

It was a really bad thunderstorm and Dennis McDonald was driving his truck when he saw a supposedly dead cat on the side of a road in British Columbia, Canada. McDonald had a strange feeling that the kitty might still be alive, so he turned back to check

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

16 Common Plants That Are Poisonous To Cats

If you have a cat and a garden, you should know which plants are harmful to cats. Flora and fauna co...

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Why Rabbits Are Not Rodents - The Infinite Spider

Learn why rabbits are not rodents by reading the Infinite Spider blog.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Top 10 largest dog breeds - My Virtual Content

10. Caucasian Shepherd Dog The Caucasian Shepherd Dog is a large breed of dog that is popular in Rus

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Science Explains How It Feels To Be A Cat

Cats can be independent, aloof and mysterious. Learn science-backed information that explains what it really feels like to be a domestic cat.

News | Animal Links

How Pets Improve Your Health

Learn about the positive benefits pets have on our human health from veterinarian Dr. Eva Evans for Pets Best pet health insurance.

Pets & Animals | Interesting Animal Stories

Puppy can't help but smile after being rescued from burning apartment

On March 11, Maryland firefighters responded to a call and successfully rescued a puppy from a fire.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

This Guy Photoshops His Dog Into A Giant In All His Pics And It’s Hilarious

Photographers can have a hard time of capturing their subjects perfectly. Waiting for the right moment can make them anxious, and any slip up could ruin

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

All Pet Magazine - Informational pet blog.

Informational pet blog.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Do Chameleons Make Good Pets? An Honest Opinion - All Pet Magazine

If you are interested in adopting or buying a pet chameleon, then you are bound to have a lot of questions about owning this pet lizard. Perhaps the most important question is: “do chameleons make good pets?” In short, chameleons can make exce

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

California Cat Rescue Lady Cares For More Than 1,000 At A Time

Lynea Lattanzio walked into an animal shelter in 1990 intending to find an animal companion for her father. Instead, she walked out with a box of abandoned kittens, and her life has not been the same since...

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Japan's cat island finds purr-fect solution to food crisis

An army of cats ruling a remote Japanese island are licking their whiskers after a plea for food aid triggered a flood of donations from across the country. More than 140 cats occupy the tiny island of Aoshima in southern Japan -- outnumbering humans by e

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Kids reading to shelter dogs is a program designed to help shy pups

This may be the most adorable program ever created. The Humane Society of Missouri is rolling out a new program, which not only acquaints shy dogs with friendly humans, but also helps young kids with their reading and animal skills.