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Pets & Animals - Dogs

Do you have a good boy or girl, and want to know how to take the best possible care of them? Or do you just love doggos? Here’s everything you could want to know about man’s best friend.

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The Scary Reason You Should Stop Letting Your Dog Lick Your Face

Think twice before letting your beagle get to first base.


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What You Need to Ask Before Signing Up for Cat or Dog Pet Insurance

If you've ever owned a pet, chances are good that you've walked out of a veterinary clinic with sticker shock....


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7 Reasons Every Kid Should Grow Up with a Big Dog

When it comes to dogs, the bigger, the better.



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Dog Flu Is Spreading Fast: Make Sure to Watch Out for These Symptoms

Dog flu cases have been confirmed in the United States and it spreads quickly.


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7 Secrets to Becoming Every Dog’s Favorite Human

Not that it's a competition. (OK—it kind of is.)


The Barkly Barks Dog Festival Is the Best Event You’ve Never Heard Of

An entire festival dedicated to furry friends? Sign us up!


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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...

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The Most Soothing Music for Dogs Is NOT Classical

Helping your canine friend unwind begins with what you're listening to on the radio.


How to Deal When Your Neighbors Have a Loud Dog

Ranting to yourself won't solve the problem, but neither will giving your neighbor a piece of your mind. Instead, follow...


7 Tips for Emotionally Coping with the Loss of Your Dog

Dogs are often a beloved part of your family and grieving a pet is a sad experience that inevitably takes...


New Puppy Checklist: 14 Things You Need to Buy for Your New Dog

These new dog supplies will help make sure your dog stays healthy and happy as she eases into her new...


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The Most Important Factor in Choosing a Dog (Hint: It’s Not Breed)

A dog’s energy level is the single most important factor to consider when choosing a dog, says celebrity dog trainer...


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Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show: Photos of Adorable Dogs and Their Quirky Owners

Behind the scenes at one of the most famous dog shows in the world.


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My Dog Got Skunked, Now What?

Don't panic. Don't grab the tomato juice. This home remedy will help deskunk your dog just fine.


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More Than 70,000 Dogs Live in America’s Research Labs. I Rescued One of Them.

More than 70,000 dogs live in America’s research laboratories. Now there are seven fewer.

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20 One Liners Only Dog Owners Will Understand

Every dog has its day—and that's basically every day if you're a dog owner!


7 Photos That Prove There’s Nothing Better Than Being a Dog on Cape Cod

For our four-legged friends, heaven is a place called Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Just take a look at these crazy-happy canines...


After Unimaginable Cruelty, How Toefu Became a Dog Whisperer to Help Others

Can dogs learn from their misfortune? Here’s the story of Toefu the spaniel, who overcame her own abuse to help...


Everyday Heroes: “I Carried Him Down the Mountain”

How hiker Andi Davis saved the life 
of a 50-pound pit bull.


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Meet the Prisoner With a Gift for Healing Dogs

Sixty dogs changed one man's life as much as he changed theirs.