Pets & Animals

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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The Fruits and Vegetables Dogs Can (and Can’t) Eat

We all know we should eat our fruits and veggies, but what's good for us isn't always good for our dogs.

15 Common Foods That Are Toxic to Cats

Avoid a scary and potentially deadly scenario by making sure your feline friend avoids nibbling on these common foods toxic...


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Here’s Why Your Dog’s Paws Smell Like Corn Chips

No, you’re not imagining it—your dog might actually smell like Fritos! Find out what causes this bizarre phenomenon and whether...


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Which Thanksgiving Foods Are Safe to Slip Under the Table for Pets?

It's a day to give thanks for your pets, too. But think twice before giving them a treat from your plate—some...


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7 Best Dog Sunscreens to Protect Your Pup

If you've never protected your pup's skin from the sun, it's time to start. A little SPF can go a...

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16 Plants That Are Poisonous to Dogs

Your dog doesn’t know to stay away from them, which is why they shouldn’t be anywhere in your home or...


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The Best Dog Food Brands Veterinarians Feed Their Own Pets

Veterinarians want the best for their dogs, of course, and so do you. What these vets feed their fur babies...

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11 Human Foods That Dogs Can Eat Too

If you want to indulge your pup, here are the human foods that can actually be healthy for your spoiled...


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Should You Let Your Dog Sleep in Your Bed?

Of course your dog is adorable, but does that mean your furry friend should be sleeping in your bed?


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...


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Can Dogs Catch Colds? Signs and Treatments

Runny nose, watery eyes, and sneezing—is it possible for a dog to get the sniffles? Here's how to tell what's...

13 Things to Know Before Giving CBD to Your Pet

Just because CBD products are everywhere, it doesn’t mean they’re risk-free. Here's what you need to consider before buying one...


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CBD Treats and Tinctures for Dogs

The pet CBD market is exploding. Although which one is best for your dog depends on a number of factors,...


Why I’m Convinced CBD Drops Helped My Dogs Live Longer

When our dogs experienced some serious health issues, a few drops of CBD changed everything.


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CBD Oil for Dogs: Everything You Need to Know

Wondering if CBD oil for dogs is a good idea? Here’s the lowdown on how it works, what it’s used...


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CBD Worked Better Than Antidepressants to Calm My Dog’s Anxiety

It’s not a miracle cure for a dog’s anxiety, but it sure feels like it sometimes.

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10 of the Healthiest Dog Breeds

With longer lifespans and a lower risk for illness, these pups are prone to living a happy, healthy life.


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How to Keep Your Pets Safe This Winter

Baby, it's cold outside—and your furry friends are depending on you to keep them warm and protected all season long.


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Why Is My Dog Not Eating?

When your pup snubs the food bowl, that's a sign something is amiss. Here's how to figure out what—and fix...


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8 Signs It’s Time to Take Your Cat to the Vet

You may just think a hairball is normal—but if it starts happening regularly, it could signal a bigger problem.


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What Your Dog’s Sleeping Position Will Tell You

From your pup's health to their personality, the way they sleep can reveal a lot! Make sure you're paying attention...


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16 Pet Products Vets Never Buy—And Neither Should You

That chew toy may look like fun, or your dog may think antlers are delicious—but both could be hiding trouble...


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How to Pet-Proof Your Kitchen Space

Here's why your fur baby needs you to pet-proof your kitchen ASAP—and how to do it.


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Is Mulch Safe for Dogs to Eat?

Mulch can tidy up a garden bed, prevent weeds and help retain moisture. But is it safe for your dog?

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Why You Should Never Clean Your Dog’s Paws with Hand Sanitizer

You might use it to clean your hands, but you should think twice before attempting that for your pup.


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Why Do Dogs Drool?

Wet, slimy drool is the enemy of almost every dog owner, but there is actually a reason behind the slobbery...


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Can I Give My Dog Ibuprofen?

Your dog has a sprain. Or a strain. Or a broken bone. Pain relief is needed ASAP, and your bottle...


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11 Warning Signs Your Dog Is Suffering from Heat Stroke

Spotting heat stroke in dogs isn't always easy. Veterinarians say these are the signs every dog owner should know.


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Why Do Dogs Eat Dirt?

Wondering why your pup prefers dirt to dog food? Here's the real reason why dogs eat dirt—hint: it's not because...


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Cat Declawing: Pros, Cons, and Safer Alternatives

If you have a kitten who is scratching up your furniture and generally tearing up your house, you may be...