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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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    8 Authentic Japanese Dog Breeds and Their Fascinating Histories

    Some of these indigenous Japanese dog breeds have lineages that are thousands of years old. Find out how they came to be the country's official national treasures.

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    15 Adorable Brindle Dog Breeds You Need to Know

    Sometimes called tiger-striped dogs, these brindle breeds have some of the most uniquely colored coats in all of the animal...

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    10 Adorable Dog Breeds with Beautiful Green Eyes

    Green-eyed dogs are rare—these are the dog breeds most likely to have them.

    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...

    This Dog Food Brand Sold Out Twice in Its First Month

    Spot and Tango makes feeding dogs safe, transparent, and tasty! We tested the dog food meal plan for two months—here's...

    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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    How Smart Is Your Cat? Here’s How to Tell

    Though cat intelligence isn't as well researched as that of dogs, there are still signs that you may be the...

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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...

    20 Precious Dogs with Pointy Ears You Need to See

    Dogs with pointy ears look like they're paying close attention—and it turns out this feature does, in fact, help them...

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    8 Adorable Dogs with Beards

    These dogs with beards are full of personality and pep—though they do require just a bit more grooming than some...

    15 Popular Dog Breeds with Gorgeous, Curly Hair

    Looking to adopt a new pup? Check out these interesting, adorable, and perfectly coiffed curly-haired dog breeds.

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    10 Most Popular Wire-Haired Dog Breeds

    Sure, they may seem a little rough at first, but these soft-hearted wire hair dogs make great additions to your...

    17 Calm Dog Breeds with Easygoing Personalities

    These adorable and lovable calm dog breeds fit right in with singles, couples, or families who are looking for a...

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    16 Long-Haired Dogs with Gorgeous Locks

    These long-haired dogs may be high maintenance but they're worth the extra effort. Best of all, most are surprisingly light...

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    Here’s What Your Favorite Dog Breed Says About Your Personality

    Can't imagine life without a Labrador, or obsessed with your French Bulldog? Here's what studies and experts say your favorite...

    30 Unlikely Animal Friends Guaranteed to Make You Smile

    True friendship can cross distance and time—and kingdom and phylum and genus.

    Meet the Women Who Catch Python Snakes in the Everglades Every Night

    Invasive Burmese pythons are squeezing the life out of the Everglades. An unlikely sisterhood of the swamp is taking...

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    18 Best Dog Breeds for Kids

    The best family dogs are patient, tolerant, and loyal. You can't go wrong with any of these best dogs for...

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    12 Lovable Dog Breeds with Long Noses

    Elegant, fast (mostly), and with a really good sense of smell, these are some of the most popular dog breeds...

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    This Is the Dog Breed That’s Most Compatible with Your Zodiac Sign

    Best friendships are made when each sign adopts a dog to match their personality. Here's what to know about the...

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    15 Best Apartment Dogs for Small Spaces

    If you're looking for one of the best dogs for apartment living and want to make sure your pup will...

    30 Toy Dog Breeds That Stay Puppy-Sized Forever

    Do you find yourself swooning and talking baby talk when you meet a puppy? These toy dog breeds stay small...

    Everything I Know About Love, I’ve Learned from Dogs

    The dogs I owned weren’t all nice. In fact, some of them were beasts. But each one showed me what...

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    9 Dogs That Look Like Bears

    We just want to hug and squeeze and pet and love on these fluffy, puffy dogs that look like bears.

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    25 Fluffy Dog Breeds with Cloud-Like Coats

    If your idea of the perfect dog involves lots of fluff and puff, take a look at these adorable dog...

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    7 Hairless Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

    Allergy sufferers, take note: With these hairless dog breeds, you don't have to skip a snuggly pet pal for the...

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    12 Dog Breeds with Beautiful Blue Eyes

    Blue eyes in dogs are a rare physical trait that make for a very striking appearance.