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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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How to Tell if Your Dog Has Ear Mites—And How to Get Rid of Them

Ear mites in dogs and puppies is a common occurrence. If you suspect your adorable pooch is dealing with these tiny parasites, here's what you need to know and what you should do.

Why Your Dog Has Bad Breath—And How to Get Rid of It

Find out what your dog's breath might be telling you—and what you can do about it.


Lethargic Dog: 5 Signs You Need to Call the Vet

Is your dog napping more than usual? Here's how to tell if it's just a case of the couch-potatoes or...


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9 Warning Signs Your Pet May Be Overweight

There's more to it than just checking the number on the scale. Here’s how to tell if your dog or...


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9 Possible Reasons Your Dog Is So Itchy

When your dog's got itchy skin, it's safe to assume it's fleas, right? Nope. Here's how to suss out the...

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Can Dogs Get Lice from People?

Can your furry friend pick up lice from people? Here's what experts have to say about dogs and lice—and how...


8 Signs Your Dog Could Have Dementia

Dementia isn't just a people problem: Veterinarians explain how to spot dog dementia and what you can to do help...

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Here’s How Often You Should Be Cleaning Your Dog’s Ears

Yes, you really should be cleaning your dog's ears—here's how to do it without alarming or harming your pup.


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28 Safety Tips to Keep Your Dog in Top Shape This Summer

You know not to leave him in the car while you run to the bank—but do you know how to...


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Have an Overweight Pet? These Tips Are Proven to Work!

Half the pets in the U.S. are overweight, but they don't have to be! Here's how to help your dog...