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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.

Cats and Dogs Partying Like Animals in Ugly Holiday Sweaters

FASHION | By Sue Manning | Dec 17
Ugly sweaters aren't just a Christmas tradition for people. Cats, dogs and even guinea pigs are joining the party.

Cornell's Pet Project Leads to First IVF Dogs

SCIENCE | Dec 13
Researchers fertilized a female dog with 19 embryos. She gave birth to seven healthy dogs, which could signal a new era for dog breeding.

The Dog Days of October - Share Your Home With An Adult Dog

HOME | By Denise Royal | Oct 11
October is national "Adopt an Adult Dog Month" and animal lovers are encouraged to visit a local shelter to find their next family member and make their family complete.

Your Most Devoted Training Partner

FITNESS | By Blake Beckcom | Aug 29
Since our furry friends need exercise too, why not incorporate their need, with your need to work out and buddy up?

Top 5 Holistic Pet Health Tips

HOME | By Dr. Patrick Mahaney, VMD, CVA, CVJ | Aug 22
Our animal companions' health isn't guaranteed for life. That's why their human caretakers need to be informed and attentive. Here are some tips.

Travel Safely With Your Pets This Summer

By Carrie O'Brion | Jun 28
Planning to take Fido or Fluffy along for the summer vacation trip? Here are some helpful tips to keep your four-legged family member happy and in good health.

Pampered Pets That Don Duds Move to the Mainstream

FASHION | By Sue Manning | Dec 20
Creating on-trend outfits is a whole different animal for pet fashion designers, whose work is becoming mainstream as animal lovers look to further pamper their pets.

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