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Companion Animals

Making Difficult Decisions When Your Animal Is Sick: An Insider’s Perspective

Making Difficult Decisions When Your Animal Is Sick: An Insider’s Perspective

Our emotions often prevent the rational thought process that is necessary to make good decisions on behalf of our animal companions when they become ill.

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Cat vs. Spouse: Who’s the Better Partner?

Cat vs. Spouse: Who’s the Better Partner?

Recent surveys reveal that most people like their dogs better than their better halves. What do you think?

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Lots of Love for Shelter Dogs (Photos)

Lots of Love for Shelter Dogs (Photos)

October is “Adopt a Shelter Dog” Month, and we’re spreading the love with photos of cute and cuddly canine companions!

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From PETCO to PETA: A Former PETCO Employee Speaks Out

From PETCO to PETA: A Former PETCO Employee Speaks Out

One PETA employee shares how working in the abusive pet-trade industry inspired her to work for animal rights.

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Keep Animals Safe From Fall Poison Dangers

Keep Animals Safe From Fall Poison Dangers

Find out about poison hazards and how to keep your animal friends safe from them.

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Myths About Pet Stores and Breeders

Myths About Pet Stores and Breeders

Why do so many people still buy animals from pet stores and breeders? Here are some of the myths that keep those dog and cat profits rolling in.

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Cats and Their Claws

Cats and Their Claws

What to do with our sweet little ones when they go on clawing around! We all know that declawing is a no-no, so what to do?

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Homemade Carrot, Date, and Oatmeal Vegan Dog Treats

Homemade Carrot, Date, and Oatmeal Vegan Dog Treats

This wholesome recipe is so delicious that even you might be tempted to try a bite!

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Reading Goes to the Dogs

Reading Goes to the Dogs

Recent research has shown that dogs can help children improve their reading-aloud skills by serving as comforting companions and nonjudgmental listeners.

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Protect Furry Friends From Winter Weather

Protect Furry Friends From Winter Weather

When the temperatures nosedive and you start piling on the layers, it’s also important to remember your animal companions and wild neighbors.

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