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Nov 20, 2018 1:30 pm
15 Tail-Wagging Black Friday Pet Deals We Can't Wait For
If you're anything like us, then you're counting down the days until the best Black Friday pet deals officially go live. Whether you prefer the companionship of a dog, a cat, a bird, or one of the...
Nov 16, 2018 3:30 pm
Cats Can Get Acne Just Like Humans — Here’s How to Treat Pesky Feline Breakouts
Most of us are familiar with the pesky blemishes that show up around puberty and make our lives miserable. Lucky folks simply outgrow their acne issues, while others spend their lives praying for a...
Oct 30, 2018 1:30 pm
Yes, Dogs and Cats Can Be Allergic to Humans — Here Are the Symptoms
We're all familiar with the agony that is being allergic to a beloved family pet, but is the reverse true — are cats and dogs allergic to humans? Though it's rare, some cats and dogs do develop...
Oct 30, 2018 11:30 am
18 Little-Known Ways Witch Hazel Can Improve Your Whole Life
Hamamelis virginiana, more commonly referred to as witch hazel, is a household staple that most of us have in our bathroom medicine cabinets. But what does witch hazel do, exactly? Turns out, there...
Oct 24, 2018 9:30 pm
Does Your Dog Know What Time It Is? Yes — Especially Dinnertime
If you’re a dog owner, you probably have a lot of scheduled activities for your four-legged friend, such as bedtime, bath time, and dinnertime. But does your precious pet actually know what he or...
Sep 30, 2018 7:30 pm
9 Cheap, All-Natural Cleaning Hacks for Pet Owners
Our pets are our best friends. They turn our houses into homes and they are proven to have hugely positive effects on our physical and mental well-being. However, this all goes out the window when...
Aug 29, 2018 4:00 pm
The Green Bean Diet Could Help Your Chubby Pup Slim Down — But Only If You Do It Right
Pet owners everywhere are turning to the green bean diet for dogs to help their precious pooches shed a few pounds — but is the green bean diet a legitimate weight-loss treatment, or should it be...
Aug 20, 2018 4:00 pm
This Pet Camera Is the Ultimate 'Treat' for Dog Lovers Everywhere
They're the latest and greatest in pet technology, but have you got your hands on a dog camera with treats yet? We all love our pets and, while we'd like to always be by their side, it's not always...
Aug 9, 2018 11:00 am
Can Cats Eat Cream Cheese? Here’s What to Know Before They Start Snacking
Cat owners love spoiling their feline companions now and then, so you may wonder if you can share a delicious dollop of cream cheese with your cat. You've perhaps even noticed your kitty staring...
Aug 6, 2018 3:00 pm
Can Dogs Eat Yogurt? Read the Whole Label First
Wondering to yourself, "Can dogs eat yogurt?" If so, you're not alone. Many pet owners are curious about whether dogs can eat the same types of food that humans regularly enjoy. (Remember when...
Aug 1, 2018 2:23 pm
Yes, Dog Allergies Exist — But They Can Be Hard to Spot
If Fido's been feeling under the weather recently, you might be wondering, "Can dogs have allergies?" It turns out dog allergies exist, but they can be hard to spot, mainly because the symptoms of...
Jul 26, 2018 2:00 pm
This Garden Accessory Will Keep Your Pup Hydrated Through the Dog Days of Summer
Hot summer days are the perfect time to get out and spend quality time with your favorite doggos, but that fun in the sun could go south quickly without enough water on hand. According to the AKC...
Jul 25, 2018 4:00 pm
Dogs Need First Aid Kits, Too — Here's How to Prep Your Own
It's officially summer, aka vacation season. If you're planning on bringing Fido along for your cross-country ride, there are a few things you'll want to pack in order to keep him safe. Having a...
Jul 2, 2018 2:00 pm
How to Tell If Your Dog Is Car Sick — And What to Do If They Are
It's officially family-road-trip season, which might make you wonder, "Do dogs get car sick?" Just like humans, dogs can suffer from motion sickness, even during short car rides. So while you could...
Jun 29, 2018 2:00 pm
Avoid the Firework Freak-Out: Simple Ways to Prepare Your Dog
The Fourth of July seems like the perfect time to kick back and relax with loved ones — but that magical fireworks display may actually create a stressful situation for your furry friends....
Jun 27, 2018 1:00 pm
Knowing How to Perform the Heimlich for Cats Could Save Your Furry Friend's Life
Cats may have nine lives, but knowing how to perform the Heimlich maneuver on your kitten will hopefully leave them feelin' fine — and most importantly, alive. So don't let curiosity kill the cat,...
Jun 22, 2018 3:00 pm
Explaining the Zoomies: Why Your Dog Goes From Zen to Crazy in Seconds
Most pet owners are familiar with dog zoomies. One moment your pooch is calm and relaxed, and the next he or she is running circles around the living room. It's almost as if someone suddenly...
Jun 14, 2018 3:00 pm
Placing This Sticker on Your Front Door Could Save Your Pet's Life in an Emergency
If pets are part of your family and you don't own a pet alert sticker for your home, you should definitely consider buying one. These adhesive alerts are inexpensive, easy to use, and they could...
Jun 13, 2018 4:00 pm
No, Your Pup Isn't Going to Give You the Dog Flu — But You Should Get Him to a Vet
Flu season has come and gone, but we're not out of the deep end yet. Why? Because now we have to worry about dog flu. Taking care of your loved ones is a top priority, so it only feels natural to...
Mar 1, 2018 4:33 pm
Dogs Are Suffocating on Snack Bags, Vets Warn
It's every dog owner's nightmare: coming home and expecting to be greeted by an overjoyed pooch, but instead finding the dog lifeless on the floor. In a viral Facebook post, Christina Young...
Feb 16, 2018 4:19 pm
Smucker’s Recalls Dog Foods After Tests Confirm They Contain Euthanasia Drug
J.M. Smucker Company has issued a voluntary recall after several of its dog food products tested positive for the substance pentobarbital. Veterinarians, animal nutrition specialists, and the U.S....
Jan 25, 2018 10:33 am
Genius Cleaning Products for Pet Owners That Will Help Make Life a Little Easier
When you own a dog, keeping your home clean is a challenge, if not downright impossible. From all the shedding to the dirty floors, sometimes it feels like you'll need a miracle pet cleaning...
Jan 15, 2018 4:54 pm
Don't Let Fido 'Catch' Your Winter Blues
With winter in full effect, the tail-wagging companionship of a loyal dog or the addictive purr of a feline friend is just the ticket to lighten the mood and make those dark cold nights all the...
Jan 2, 2018 3:57 pm
We Refuse to Accept Merriam-Webster Putting 'Doggo' on Its Words-to-Watch List
Just before the New Year, Merriam-Webster tweeted out one of the most ridiculous tweets we've seen in a long time. Apparently, the country's most trusted dictionary has added the internet term...
Dec 22, 2017 4:40 pm
Puurfect! Your Ultimate Pet Gift Guide From an Animal Behaviorist
Don't forget your cherished cats and dogs — show the love with pet presents this howl-iday season. Animal behaviorist Laura Vissaritis spoke to Your's writer Mark Brook and revealed the best gifts...
Dec 4, 2017 10:49 pm
No, Science Doesn't Prove That Your Dog Hates Being Hugged
Is it OK to hug your dog? Though Fido may not hate your warm embrace, he's also not the biggest fan. In fact, he's basically just tolerating it. Heartbreaking, isn't it? But that doesn't mean your...
Dec 4, 2017 4:44 pm
Don't Fall Victim to the Online Pet Sale Scam This Holiday Season
If you skipped the lines on Thanksgiving night and Black Friday, kudos to you. But if you're planning on doing most of your present-searching on the web, you should know there's one gift you should...
Sep 20, 2017 4:45 pm
If Your Labrador Is Overweight, It May Not Be Your Fault
There's nothing cuter than a fat Labrador retriever, but just like humans, dogs have an ideal weight range. Yet if your vet keeps telling you that your pup is a little heavier than he or she should...
Jul 26, 2017 11:23 am
Why a Giant Land Snail Should Be the Biggest New Pet Trend — Literally
Studies have proven that gushing over cute animals at work is a great way to boost your productivity and improve your mood. Typically in this situation, you're looking at puppies, kittens, maybe an...
Jul 25, 2017 12:04 pm
Meet Mr. Handsome — a 31-Pound Cat That's Full of Love
When you're a cat named Mr. Handsome, it's basically a given that the internet will fall in love with you. Add to the mix the fact that you're also a 31-pound purring machine and hundreds of people...