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Whether you have a fur baby you adore, are thinking of getting one, or are just an animal lover, this is the place for you. We’ve got answers to your pet questions and advice, fascinating facts about creatures big and small, and, yes, cute pictures.

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These Are the Absolute Best Amazon Black Friday Deals for Pets

From toys that withstand hours of abuse to healthy treats, these are the best Amazon pet deals. Find something for every furry friend!

If You See a Blue Line Tattooed on a Dog, This Is What It Means

That little blue tattoo conveys a lot of information about your dog’s health


These Are the Trendiest Dog Names of 2022

Some are strange, some are traditional, and some are cocktail themed—but all of these trending dog names for 2022 are...


15 Fast-Food Chains with a Secret Dog Menu

Treat your pup to something new!


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19 Plants That Are Poisonous to Dogs

Listen up, pet parents! Your home may have poisonous plants for dogs, and it's time you made some smart plant...

A Pair of Beagles Were Left to Wander in the Snow—Until a Kind Stranger Took Them In

The story of an expectant couple and a wise man (but not the ones you’re thinking of)


Can Dogs Eat Scrambled Eggs? Here’s What the Experts Say

Your dog would love to get his paws on your scrambled eggs, but is this a good idea—or should...

Do Cats Like Baby Talk? The Answer May Surprise You.

A recent study that reveals that cats pay attention to our baby talk.


Chewy Black Friday Deals to Spoil Your Furry Friend

Buying for an aggressive chewer or a finicky feline? Chewy Black Friday deals have you covered with savings of up...


What are Dog Lick Mats? Here Are Our 6 Top Picks

If your dog hates grooming, fears loud noises or gets easily bored, our pet expert explains how you can fix...


Which Cat Breed Is Most Compatible with Your Zodiac Sign?

Searching for a sign that will lead you to the perfect kitty for you? Look to the stars to connect...

A New Study Says You and Your Dog Probably Have the Same Personality

You may have more in common with your pup than you thought


Flying with Dogs: 26 Things to Know Before Taking Your Pup on a Plane

Everything you need to know about flying with a dog, from where pups sit to the overall cost


If You See a Black Spot on Your Dog’s Tongue, This Is What It Means

Should you be concerned if your dog has a black spot on its tongue? We solved this canine mystery once...


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12 Adorable Pit Bull Pictures That Make You Look at Them in a Different Light

There are plenty of misconceptions about the pit bull—but these pictures prove they're some of the most darling dogs around


Human-Sized Dog Beds are Real and They’re a Surprisingly Great Way to Snuggle Your Pup

Nap time just got a whole lot cozier thanks to these human dog beds

Noble Pups! Meet the Royal Dogs of the British Monarchy

These furry friends certainly get the royal treatment! Here's everything to know about the four-legged members of the royal family.


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Do Cats Know Their Names? Here’s What the Experts Say

Cats run from the far corners of the house when they hear the sound of cat food being opened, but...


Readers Share the Incredible True Stories of Their Hero Pets

We're pawsitive you'll love these stories of courageous animals


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This Pet Squirrel Nobly Protected His Home During a Robbery—and Even Helped Catch the Culprit

Joey the squirrel came out claws a blazing, protecting his beloved home from an intruder


From Rescued to Rescuer: Meet the Pup Who Helped Save a Trapped Neighbor

A dog takes off on his owner—but his escape act saves the day for a neighbor in need


Man’s Best Friend, Indeed: This Pit Bull Fought Off a Shark to Save His Owner

There's no way the shark would take a chunk out of his owner—not on Darby's watch


Can Dogs Eat Ice Cream? Here’s What the Experts Say

Dogs love ice cream as much as we do, but should they be eating it? Here's everything you should know...


9 Best Elevated Dog Bowls for Every Kind of Dog

If your dog plays with his water, makes a mess or has an achy arthritic neck, our pet expert explains...


Flying with a Cat: 19 Things to Know Before Taking Your Pet on a Plane

Want to bring your kitty on your next flight? Here's what you should know before booking a ticket.

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7 Best Self-Cleaning Litter Boxes for Your Home

Scooping cat poop like a plebeian? It's time to upgrade with these genius products that do the dirty work for...


Why Do Cats Lick Each Other? The Common Grooming Behavior, Explained

When cats lick each other, it’s not just about getting their feline siblings purr-fectly clean


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Do Dogs Cry? Experts Explain Dog Tears

Dogs can feel sadness and they have tears, but the two aren't necessarily related


13 Best Dog Carriers for Your Next Trip

Here are the best carriers, backpacks and slings for hitting the road with your pup—even if it's just to the...


7 Best Cooling Dog Beds That Help Your Pup Beat the Heat

We found the best cooling dog beds to keep your pup cool, happy and relaxed during hot summer days.


Over 40,000 Amazon Shoppers Love This Adorable Pet Water Fountain

Pets love to drink from running water. This pet water fountain satisfies that urge—and it has more than 44,000 five-star...