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The Health Benefits of Feeding Your Pet A Whole Foods Diet

HOME | By Dr. Patrick Mahaney, VMD, CVJ | Aug 21
Processed foods? Whole foods? What's the difference, and which is which? Here's a quick primer on what (and what not) to feed your pet.

Lifestyles of the Four-Legged and Fabulous

HOME | By Tim Parks | Aug 14
"Lifestyles of the Four-legged and Fabulous," celebrity pets and the stuff that dreams are made of, epitomize the terms "lucky dog" and "cat fancy."

Dog en Route to Asia Escapes; Ends Up in Jersey Swamp

Aug 2
A dog is on its way to Asia after police rescued it from a swamp following its escape from New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport.

Woof! 6 Summer Essentials for Traveling With Your Dog

By Jill Gleeson | May 26
Dog expert Donna Chicone offers the ultimate guide for safe pet travel this summer.

Pet Tech offers to Keep Animals Safe, Healthy and Connected

PERSONAL TECH | By Terence Chea | Mar 2
In Silicon Valley and beyond, a growing number of startups are selling devices to keep pets safe, healthy, entertained and connected when their owners are away.

Many Ways to Capture Your Pet's Personality in a Portrait

CORPORATE | By Jennifer Forker | Feb 19
Want to record your beloved pet's likeness in a work of art? There are many unusual options, from artfully designed throw pillows to stained glass, metalwork and paintings.

Westminster Kennel Club Expands Dog Show with New Breeds

"Mop Top" is making its debut along with six other new breeds at the 140th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

Climate Change and Pets: More Fleas, More Heartworm

SCIENCE | By Sue Manning | Feb 5
Climate change doesn't just affect habitats for wildlife. It's also affecting cats and dogs.

Researchers: Pets Can Boost Health of LGBT Seniors

HEALTH | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jan 17
Aging researchers are just beginning to take notice of how pet ownership can be a boon for older adults, especially LGBT seniors who are more likely to live alone and lack family connections.

Wise Words From The Dogist

HOME | By Sue Manning | Dec 25
Elias Weiss Friedman has photographed thousands of dogs for his blog and book "The Dogist." What sets his pictures apart is how human he makes his canines seem.

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