People Go Wild For Massive Pet Rabbit That Is Nearly As Big As Her Human Owners

While there are loads of large pets around the world that deserve attention, Cocoa Puff the Continental Giant rabbit is getting so many eyeballs because of just how outrageously large it is.

on Sat 06 Jun 2020

A German shepherd is first dog in the U.S. to test positive for the coronavirus

Three cats have previously tested positive in the U.S., but experts say the risk to pets remains low.

on Fri 05 Jun 2020

A Vet Visit Video Shows a Nervous Cat's Love for Its Human

Many people don't love going to the doctor, and the same can be said for pets. If you have a furry friend, chances are you've had at least one vet visit in which your buddy really doesn't want to be there.

on Wed 03 Jun 2020

Microchipping: Here's How and Why You Should Do It for Your Pet

A microchip may be about as small as a grain of rice, but it has a big impact on your pet's safety and health. It stores an identification number associated only with your pet—a number that veterinarians and shelter personnel can access. Here's why it's vital to use one and how to have it implanted for your pet.

on Wed 27 May 2020

Is dog food safe to eat?

Hmm a tin of delicious tripe does not sound appetising. Leave wolfing back fido’s din dins to our four-legged friend.

on Tue 26 May 2020

Why dogs and cats might be the best prescription for surviving a pandemic

As a social work professor, I have seen how dogs can help those dealing with trauma and loss of routine

on Tue 26 May 2020

10 Dog Breeds That Look Like Puppies Even When They're Fully Grown

These cuddly companions—Maltese, toy poodles, and mixes like the Puggle—have personalities that remain young and adorable forever.

on Fri 22 May 2020

10 Loving Dogs that Make Good Pets for Seniors

We love our furry four-legged friends like family (sometimes even more!). We don’t call dogs man’s best friend for no reason. Our canine companions are special parts of our lives—from childhood through adulthood. As we get older, smaller dogs may be a better fit for our lifestyles.

on Fri 22 May 2020

Siberian Husky wins Best in Show at 2020 Beverly Hills Dog Show

Nick the Siberian Husky beat out hundreds of dogs to take Best in Show.

on Tue 19 May 2020

How to walk a cat — a comprehensive guide to a successful stroll with a hesitant pet

When my now 10-year-old cat, Cabbage, was but a wee kitten, I tried to teach her to walk on a leash. She would slink under cars and pull and hiss and it would usually take about a half hour to get to my best friend’s home, which was just a few hundred feet from my own. I gave up on the leash, but as Cabbage got older, she started coming on walks with me and my pups with no prompting

on Tue 19 May 2020

Puppy Socialization: How To Raise A Friendly Dog

Do you want a dog who’s friendly and trustworthy around both people and other dogs? You might think all you need to do is adopt the right breed, and your job is done. But how you care for your canine–and socialization training in particular–plays a big role in how they respond to people and other pooches, especially if you’ve adopted a puppy.

on Fri 15 May 2020

Dog Owners in Denmark Paint Fence to Give Their Pups Silly Costumes

Every dog should be treated like royalty, but one couple in Denmark has the next best thing.

on Fri 15 May 2020

How to prevent heat exhaustion and heatstroke when you are out with your dog this summer

  • Heatstroke is potentially fatal for animals and humans, and hiking in hot weather is one of the main causes
  • These tips from medical experts will help you spot and treat heat-related illnesses
on Fri 15 May 2020

Dogs go through puberty angst as adolescents just like humans

Teenage dogs also rebel.

New research finds that canines aren’t immune to the puberty blues: Pooches also act out when they go through adolescence just like their human best friends.

on Thu 14 May 2020

Kids are reading to therapy dogs on Zoom

Nicholas Gaiani grinned as he narrated the lyrics to a beloved Louis Armstrong song for his furry audience on Zoom from his home in Bethesda.

“And I think to myself, what a wonderful world,” Nicholas, 6, read from the illustrated book version of the song, as he does each week during his “Read to a PAL Therapy Dog!” session.

on Thu 14 May 2020