Pets

4 Incredible Times When Dogs Saved Their Owners and Became Heroes

Saving lives, comforting strangers, battling bears: Do dogs have instincts to help human beings?… >>

12 Warning Signs of Cancer in Dogs That Every Owner Should Know

Many cancer symptoms in dogs are subtle and can be caused by another condition, but if you notice… >>

11 Warning Signs of Cancer in Cats That Every Owner Should Know

Cancer is the number-one disease-related killer of cats and dogs. Many cancer symptoms in cats are… >>

A Look at the Secret Lives of New York City Dogs

Photographer Rachael Hale McKenna captures the diversity of what it's like to live as man's best… >>

50 Secrets Your Pet Won’t Tell You

We asked animal behaviorists, nutritionists, veterinarians, and pet groomers to shed some light on… >>

Hidden Personality Traits, Revealed Through Your Favorite Dog Breed

Can't imagine life without a Labrador, or obsessed with your French Bulldog? Here's what studies… >>

How to Train a Cat to Do 5 Life-Changing Things

Yes! You can train a cat to come on command, use a toilet, and more—and it's all much easier than… >>

Photos: Loyal Dogs Guarding Historic Southern Homes

There was a time when every significant life event in the South occurred on the porch. Now, these… >>

13 Dog Facts You Didn’t Know

Find out why your dog acts the way he does. >>

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13+ Things You Didn’t Know About Cats

Find out why your cat acts the way he does. And if your pooch is still a mystery to you, get the… >>

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These Adorable Animals Get By With a Little Help From Their Friends

Meet five sweet pets that are doing just fine thanks to technology, ingenuity, and some extra… >>

Rescue Dogs Rule: Let's Hear it for Mutts!
Rescue Dogs Rule: Let’s Hear it for Mutts!

The Westminster Dog Show has crowned its new superfabulous champ in the form of an affenpinscher… >>

Puppy Love Runs Deep in Dog Owners, Survey Shows
Puppy Love Runs Deep in Dog Owners, Survey Shows

Love your dog? Maybe a little too much, even? From social networking sites exclusively for dogs… >>

Dogs Get Their Day, and a Font
Dogs Get Their Day, and a Font

Between the nearly $1,000 chinchilla fur coats and the exponential growth of the organic dog food… >>

All Cats, All the Time: New Cats-Only Social Network Launches
All Cats, All the Time: New Cats-Only Social Network Launches

Like Pinterest? Love cats? Have a bunch of friends that are sick of your compulsive need to share… >>

America's Most Misunderstood Dog
America’s Most Misunderstood Dog

For all that I'm a dog person, I have to admit that I've been less than enthusiastic about pit… >>

Do You Judge a Cat by Its Color?
Do You Judge a Cat by Its Color?

How could you think this face is spooky?! A new study published in Anthrozoos, the official… >>

Hero Pets: A Horse Guides Its Owner
Hero Pets: A Horse Guides Its Owner

Help came from an unlikely place for one talented singer with failing eyesight. >>

Hero Pets: A Truly Golden Retriever
Hero Pets: A Truly Golden Retriever

Loyal even in the midst of crisis, Yogi the dog played a vital role in rescuing his owner after a… >>

Hero Pets: Pudding the Cat's Life-Saving Sense
Hero Pets: Pudding the Cat’s Life-Saving Sense

The Jung family adopted a new family pet one winter—and soon discovered it had a lifesaving meow. >>