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.
5 Ways to Keep Cats and Dogs Away from Your Garden
Furious over feline intruders? Try one of these solutions.
7 Steps to Finding the Perfect Dog
1. Decide on horsepower. The biggest mistake people make is selecting a dog without considering its energy level. There are
The Cat Who Could Predict Death
He was just an ordinary black-and-white tabby, adopted from an animal shelter. Oscar was one of six cats that lived
15 Signs of Puppy (and Kitty) Love for Valentine’s Day
Give your pet a treat and hug this February 14th too! And check out these super-cute cats and dogs showing...
12 Funny Dog Costumes
Pooches pose as superheroes, prison inmates, witches and more in these funny dog costume photos.
Father Kills Bear to Save Son
Just a few more steps, a few … more … steps. Crouched in a thick stand of pines above the
The Hero Pet of the Year Is…
Meet the winner of the Reader's Digest 2009 Hero Pet of the Year contest. ChiChi, the chihuahua mix, alerted his...
Meet 5 Hero Pets
A Bird's Way With WordsWillie, the Quaker parrot, rescued two-year-old Hannah Kuusk of Denver, Colorado, who was choking on a
12 Funny Cat Cartoons
Funny felines are the star of these hilarious cartoons showcasing the easy life of cats.
Cute Friend Quotes Between Cats and Dogs
Who says cats and dogs can't get along? These readers' pictures prove Fido and Fluffy can be best friends, too.
Shark! How One Surfer Survived an Attack
Silver fog blanketed California’s Monterey Bay on a late August morning last year. For Todd Endris, it was a perfect
Vote for the Most Amazing Pet
We received some truly inspiring entries in our Most Amazing Pets contest. But only one can take home top honors....
At 150 pounds, Dasiey the pig is no pushover. When an escaped dog charged at her beloved owner Jordan, she
Best Animal Instinct
The Fall Danelle Ballengee opened the truck’s door, and Taz jumped out, wagging his tail. Today they were going to
Doggie Training Dos and Don’ts
Cesar Millan, the Dog Whisperer, is a canine shrink with an uncanny ability to turn even the most aggressive pooch
Pet Odor 101
We love our cats and dogs, but hate cleaning up after them. Don Aslett, author of the new Pet Clean-Up
Keep Pets Calm In a Storm
Thunder rumbles, and your pooch cowers under the kitchen table. How can you help? Pets take their cues from us,
How to Freshen Your Pet’s Breath
Your pet’s bad breath may be more than just an annoyance, warns Alexander Reiter, DVM, of the American Veterinary Dental
Keep Your Pets Safe This Holiday Season
Before you deck your halls, think of your pet — many festive touches can be dangerous. “Our cat ate baby
5 New Holiday Fashions for Your Pet
From festive Santa bandanas to red and green collars -- stylish accessories to get your pooch in vogue for the...
A Clean House with Pets: 4 Tips
Worried about pets making a mess, keep you home clean with these easy tips.