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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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You’ve Been Misdiagnosing Your Pet The Whole Time, Vets Say

Google is good at a lot of things. Diagnosing your pet isn't one of them.

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8 Things Veterinarians Want You to Know About Your Dog’s Food

Is a natural, organic, grain-free, raw food diet always best for your pet? The answer isn't straightforward, so we reached...

11 Everyday Habits That Put Your Dog in Danger

Chances are, you're making some of these mistakes when it comes to grooming, feeding, or playing with your pet—and it...

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8 Silent (and Not So Silent) Signs Your Dog Has Dog Flu

This year is shaping up to be one of the worst flu seasons on record and it's super easy to...

These 11 Household Items Are Seriously Hazardous for Your Pets

Make sure you keep these household items away from your pets to keep them happy and healthy.

10 Things You Must Know before Using Essential Oils on Your Dog

Humans have been using essentials oils for thousands of years to treat a myriad of health issues. But can essential...

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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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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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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...