pets

  1. Dogs

    Top 10 best hypoallergenic dog breeds

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    You wouldn’t disown a family member over allergies, but many families forego their puppy parenting dreams to keep the family allergy...
  2. Pets & Animals

    5 Tips to prevent cat hairballs

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    April 30th is Hairball Awareness Day. Why build such awareness? Turns out, hairballs aren’t just gross annoyances. They’re actually...
  3. Family Fun

    Live Easter pets: Buying bunnies or chicks for kids

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    They are so cute, aren't they? Baby bunnies and chicks are fluffy and soft and can elicit an "Aww!" from even the most hardened...
  4. Parenting Articles

    The best shows about animals for animals—er, kids

    There are days when I’m certain the group filling the back of my Odyssey is a herd of wild elephants instead of my children, but...
  5. Dogs

    Westminster show dogs

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    Contrary to what some may think, being a 'celebrity dog' doesn't mean living the life of leisure as Paris Hilton's latest real-life...
  6. Parenting Articles

    Mommy, is my goldfish sleeping? Dealing with pet loss

    When your pet is truly a member of your family, dealing with his death can be devastating. Children, in particular, can feel as if...
  7. Television

    Westminster Dog Show takes over USA

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    It's a funny thing about living in Manhattan. As one huge event like Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is in full swirl, yet another big...
  8. Pets & Animals

    6 Valentine's Day gift ideas for your pet

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    You don't have to be in a serious relationship to celebrate Valentine's Day. After all, if you have a cat or dog, you probably...
  9. Dogs

    12 Ways to protect outside pets in winter

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    When the temperatures start to drop and the snow begins to fall, we turn on the heat and add more blankets to our beds. But what...
  10. Dogs

    10 Things to know before getting a dog

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    Have you been dreaming of getting a dog ever since you saw the reruns of the television classic Lassie as a kid? Or maybe you were...
  11. Dogs

    5 Tips for cutting pet care costs

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    Bills, bills, bills. Between veterinary care, food and supplies, the cost of owning a pet can certainly add up. Exacerbating...
  12. Pets & Animals

    5 tips: How to keep your furry friend in top shape

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    Americans aren't the only ones who could stand to shed a few pounds. Our feline friends and canine companions are also in dire need...
  13. Pets & Animals

    Feeding your ferret

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    If you have just gotten a ferret, or are thinking of getting a ferret, it's a really good idea to do a little research into the best...
  14. Dogs

    Puppylove and doggie dates

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    Cute, cuddly and completely adorable, even the smartest, most lovable puppies have a lot to learn about the world and their...
  15. Dogs

    Pet separation anxiety: 4 Tips to help cope

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    Remember when the cat relieved itself on the pillow during your vacation? Or the dog chewed through the door while you were at work?...
  16. Well-being

    The rabies vaccine

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    Rabies, a virus primarily transmitted through contact with infected animals, can be prevented by two types of rabies vaccines.
  17. Tips & Advice

    When a child fears dying

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    Settling down with my daughter at bedtime the other night, she suddenly started to cry. We'd had such a good day, so I was instantly...
  18. Dogs

    How to teach an old bird new tricks

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    Parrots can live a very long time, some up to 70 years or more. That’s a long time to do the same thing, day in, day out -- even if...
  19. Dogs

    Familiar types of working dogs

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    While some dogs are prized for their ability to stay pristine and fluffy while being fed special treats by an oiled slave and...
  20. Pets & Animals

    Cat scratch fever

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    When people talk about cat scratch fever, they're not referring to the 1978 eponymous song by Ted Nugent. They are actually talking...