Animals

Wonderful and Wacky First Pets
Wonderful and Wacky First Pets

Dogs and cats have lived at the White House during many presidential terms. So have exotic birds, a… >>

Dogs vs. Cats Photo Contest Winner and Finalists
Dogs vs. Cats Photo Contest Winner and Finalists

Readers chose "Sleepy Baby" submitted by Mary Sample as their favorite photo. Check out the winning… >>

How You Can Help Japan's Injured and Homeless Animals
How You Can Help Japan’s Injured and Homeless Animals

See how search dogs are helping people in Japan, and learn how to lend support to pet rescue groups… >>

Help Your Pet Maintain a Healthy Weight
Help Your Pet Maintain a Healthy Weight

More than half of American pets are overweight or obese. The good news is that veterinarians… >>

Is Your Pet Obese?
Is Your Pet Obese?

Pet owners are feeding their pets more and exercising them less. As a result, dogs and cats are… >>

5 Ideas for Pet-Friendly Floors
5 Ideas for Pet-Friendly Floors

Pet owners don't have to settle for stained and trampled carpets or scratched up wood floors. Learn… >>

The Hero Pet of the Year Is...
The Hero Pet of the Year Is…

Congratulations to our Hero Pet of the Year! >>

Picking the Right Dog for You
Picking the Right Dog for You

Don't wind up with a Fido that's a no-go. Find your perfect match, whether you want a dog that… >>

Are Pets Good for Your Health?
Are Pets Good for Your Health?

Do dogs, cats and guinea pigs offer health benefits to their owners? >>

Vote for the Most Amazing Pet
Vote for the Most Amazing Pet

We received some truly inspiring entries in our Most Amazing Pets contest. But only one can take… >>

7 Steps to Finding the Perfect Dog
7 Steps to Finding the Perfect Dog

You'd never buy a car based on appearance alone, so why adopt a dog that way? Cesar Millan, star of… >>

5 New Holiday Fashions for Your Pet
5 New Holiday Fashions for Your Pet

From festive Santa bandanas to red and green collars -- stylish accessories to get your pooch in… >>

10 Ways to Plan for Air Travel With Your Dog
10 Ways to Plan for Air Travel With Your Dog

Planning a trip with your dog? Air travel can be stressful on you and your pet. Melanie Monteiro… >>

Keep Pets Calm In a Storm
Keep Pets Calm In a Storm

Help your pets feel protected when the weather turns nasty. >>

Pet Odor 101
Pet Odor 101

Learn the basic techniques of pet odor elimination. >>

How to Freshen Your Pet's Breath
How to Freshen Your Pet’s Breath

Your pet's bad breath may not just be a pesky problem. >>

Insect Repellent for Pets
Insect Repellent for Pets

Protect your pets from pests. >>

Pets Are at Risk Outside Too
Pets Are at Risk Outside Too

Signs your pet has come in contact with poison. >>

4 Ways to De-Fat Your Cat
4 Ways to De-Fat Your Cat

If your cat's packing on the pounds, here's what you can do to help. >>

What to Do If Your Pet Is Missing
What to Do If Your Pet Is Missing

Advice on what to do when you realize your pet is missing. >>