Sierra Lynn11 hours ago
Here's Why You Should Treat Your Dog Like Your Baby
Let's put it simply: I'm a dog mom. I give my dog, Silver, a lot of time out of my day and a lot of money from my paychecks, but, honestly, nothing makes me happier. I treat Silver like my actual chil...
Izzy 11 hours ago
The Captivity of Whales in SeaWorld
When you think of SeaWorld, what do you think of? Possibly a family friendly marine park that everybody loved. A place full of dreams and happiness. What if I were to tell you that SeaWorld is none of...
Sarah Craig14 hours ago
Hot Diggity Dog!
Colorado Springs has gone to the dogs (literally)! Statistics show that residents of Colorado Springs own dogs more than they have kids. It's no surprise that this doggone city is home to the 3rd most...
Jenna Deedya day ago
Don’t Feed Wild Marine Mammals
In a previous article, I discussed how one California woman attempted to stop a group of beach-goers from harassing a colony of wild sea lions. Although I did talk about how it's illegal to play with,...
Mental Health and Pet Joy
Approximately one in five US adults suffer from some sort of mental disorder affecting the everyday life they have. Most often we are left wondering why we have no help and ask ourselves why we were m...
Ash Vazqueza day ago
The Tale of a Cat and His Mother
Most of my life I’ve gone with whatever comes my way. I've just been going through the motions of the world and seeing where it takes me. I had a plan..sort of. I just wanted to be somebody and do som...
Ashley Santoro4 days ago
So You Want to Become a Dog-Walker/Petsitter?
So you want to become a dog-walker? Of course you do, dogs are great! What could be better than walking a dog, getting to play with them and snuggling for a little bit then dropping them back home ? I...
Jenna Deedy15 days ago
Six Facts About Dugongs
Dugongs, while similar to manatees, are shorter and slender comparing to their western hemisphere well-known marine mammals to have ever been studied in the Southern Hemisphere, research that has been...
NomNomNow 23 days ago
Human Superfoods: Are They Good for Your Dog, Too?
For years, nutritionists and dieticians have been raving about the health-boosting qualities of superfoods. Superfoods earn the monicker by holding a high amount of nutrition without being high in cal...
Chuck Hinson25 days ago
The Day My Cats Hijacked the Computer
My four whiskerlicking cats like to hang out in my upstairs office. One afternoon, having finished my paperwork, I took my Westie, Brandi, out for a walk. Leaving the computer on and shutting the door...
Samantha Bentleya month ago
Why Does My Dog.....?
Dogs are so great. I often wonder what I did with my life before I had dogs, I definitely had more free time, a cleaner house, and a lot more money, but who needs time and money and cleanliness when y...
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Sandra Pollarda month ago
A Puget Sound Orca in Captivity
I refer to the recently published article by Jenna Deedy in PetLife titled Freeing Lolita the Killer Whale is Not an Option, and take issue with a number of matters. I note the rather coy reference to...
The Pet Whisperers
Being a pet parent is hard. We make it easy. Become a pet whisperer with these tips and tricks.
Beasts of the Wild
Lions and tigers and bears - oh my! Exploring majestic beasts in their natural habitats.
Animals of the Internet
The viral pets that make us squeal, aww, and cry. Making your newsfeed cuter each and every day.
Ash Vazqueza day ago
The Tale of a Cat and His Mother
Most of my life I’ve gone with whatever comes my way. I've just been going through the motions of the world and seeing where it takes me. I had a plan..sort of. I just wanted to be somebody and do som...
Taylor Mullins2 days ago
My First Kitten Love
A few months ago I moved in with my boyfriend, Nate, his family and his roommate who had just recently moved in as well as a impulse decision in spite of my dad's wishes. Shortly after moving, I slowl...
Chuck Hinson8 days ago
When Lightning Struck My Heart
On April 8, 2015, my kitchen floor was full of muddy footprints. At around five-thirty that afternoon, I'd come in from one of the saddest moments of my adult life: burying my best friend—a Maine Coon...
Sierra Lynn11 hours ago
Here's Why You Should Treat Your Dog Like Your Baby
Let's put it simply: I'm a dog mom. I give my dog, Silver, a lot of time out of my day and a lot of money from my paychecks, but, honestly, nothing makes me happier. I treat Silver like my actual chil...
Sarah Craig14 hours ago
Hot Diggity Dog!
Colorado Springs has gone to the dogs (literally)! Statistics show that residents of Colorado Springs own dogs more than they have kids. It's no surprise that this doggone city is home to the 3rd most...
Rich Monetti2 days ago
The Hebrew Congregation of Somers Hold Bark Mitzvah to Bless the Companionship of Dogs
On Sunday, the Hebrew Congregation of Somers held its third annual Bark Mitzvah to bless and honor the animals its members hold so dear. Attended by about 30 pets and their owners, the serene setting ...
Kyle Cox2 days ago
Sometimes Saying Goodbye Is the Right Thing to Do
Goodbyes are tough. We all have to swallow them, even if they stick halfway down the throat. We said goodbye to Dyna last month. The brindle Boxer with unrelenting good will and boundless energy. She ...
Buddy Brown8 days ago
10 Awesome Jobs for Pet Lovers
Animals are awesome. Seriously, who doesn't enjoy animals? Whether it's reading about them, caring for them, or even just watching them on TV, everyone can get a little enjoyment about experiencing an...
Stanley Graya month ago
Questioning Death and Dying
“I believe cats to be spirits come to Earth. A cat, I am sure, could walk on a cloud without coming through.” —Jules Verne, Author Watching someone you love die is never easy. Recently, I faced the un...
Nick Jimenez16 days ago
Don't Buy a Dog on Craigslist
This is a PSA within a story. My therapist was suggesting I get a dog to help with my anxiety of being alone. I brought this up to my mother and she agreed with the condition that the dog would have t...
Iggy Paulsen18 days ago
Best Pet Adoption Websites
When it comes to getting a pet, adoption should always be an option—it's just the right thing to do. By adopting a pet, you are saving a life of an animal that will become a loyal friend and a part of...
Janelle Hammonds23 days ago
A Dog's Dog
Baby May came into my life as Blueberry, a long haired Chihuahua that had been taken from an abusive home. Every noise scared her, the tiny little ball of black fur hiding in the back of her cage at t...
Jordan <32 days ago
Common Health Problems of Cavalier King Charles Spaniels
These little angels are absolute puppy perfection—except for a few health problems. Cavaliers are wonderful, sweet, smart, and loving companions who can be the breed for anyone and everyone. The only ...
Vincent Jimenez13 days ago
Pit Bull or Pitiful Breed?
When people think of Pit bull they think one of two things: dog or danger. It is commonly perceived that the Pit bull breed, or Staffordshire Terrier, is more aggressive and prone to act more violentl...
Aliza Miller14 days ago
Living Life with a Chihuahua
Chihuahuas are infamous for being aggressive, hostile, and combative, despite their small size. In fact, there are studies that show Chihuahuas as being more aggressive than pit bulls, citing the fact...
Penny Newton5 months ago
10 Most Overused Pet Names
Once you've gotten a pet as a first time owner, naming him is the fun part! There are so many names out there: names that make sense, like Charlie, and then there are names that are completely bizarre...
Samantha Reid9 months ago
Traveling with Pets
As we move towards the holidays it is important to keep our pets ever present in our minds. I know this can be difficult considering you have a billion other things to think about. Presents, dinner, s...
Samantha Reid9 months ago
Pets and the Holidays
The holidays are meant to be a happy and joyous time of year. No matter what you are celebrating, it is meant to be a time to be with family and friends, eat good food - usually too much food - and en...
Chuck Hinson20 days ago
Training That A Dog Can Live With
Anyone who has a canine buddy living with him knows the importance of obedience training. All too often, though, it’s the dog that ends up training the owner, thus making it hard to get Fido to comply...
Dogs Are Cute, Humans Are Not
Over the years, I have had my fair share of dogs but I have recently taken in a new member of my family, a baby West Highland Terrier. To say he is a handful is an understatement but I could not be ha...
Terra Miller3 months ago
Training Your Cat to Walk on a Leash
Most of us cat lovers would like nothing more than to take our fur-covered babies with us everywhere we go, but how can we make this dream a reality? Easily! All you need is a cat, a proper leash and ...
Molly Gill2 months ago
Bred for the Bullet
Cub petting has risen in popularity in recent years due to the increase of social media content containing wild animal encounters, rides, walks, and selfies. Wildlife tourist attractions, WTAs, showca...
Cee Alder3 months ago
Let's Talk About Bearded Dragons
There are many substrate options available for bearded dragon owners to purchase. When you walk into your local pet store, you may see a shelf ever so neatly lined with multi-colored sand. You may als...
Leanne Ryles4 months ago
Life With My Non-Human Family
I have never been a ‘people person.’ They are far too opinionated for my liking. That’s why I live my life with multiple species of animals, and just one human boyfriend who is the exception to my dis...
Getting a Cockatiel
Choosing to get a cockatiel is always such a great choice. They make friendly, sweet friends who if you gain their trust, are sure to make the best companions.
K.D. Sisowatha month ago
5 Things to Consider Before Getting a Cockatiel
Cockatiels are wonderful birds to have as pets. They are fun, loving, and overall a great companion to have! As awesome as they are, they do in fact come with a few demands as pets. Here are 5 things ...
Katy Random2 months ago
I Have a Cockatiel
I have a cockatiel and her name is Barbie. This is our story so far. When I first started looking for a bird, I was really excited and I wanted a big bird. Like a really really big bird! So I talked t...
Ashley Santoro4 days ago
So You Want to Become a Dog-Walker/Petsitter?
So you want to become a dog-walker? Of course you do, dogs are great! What could be better than walking a dog, getting to play with them and snuggling for a little bit then dropping them back home ? I...
Andrea Dawson22 days ago
5 Best Careers for Pet Lovers
You adore your pets, and taking care of them is something you really enjoy. Perhaps you're even thinking of turning your excitement about animals into a rewarding career. If you want to spend your day...
NomNomNow 2 months ago
How To Improve Your Dog's Health (When You Barely Have Time for Your Own)
Your dog is the one friend you know who will stick by you, no matter what you are facing. They are loyal, loving pets that never stop being happy to see you. However, it’s becoming more difficult to k...
Izzy 11 hours ago
The Captivity of Whales in SeaWorld
When you think of SeaWorld, what do you think of? Possibly a family friendly marine park that everybody loved. A place full of dreams and happiness. What if I were to tell you that SeaWorld is none of...
Jenna Deedya day ago
Don’t Feed Wild Marine Mammals
In a previous article, I discussed how one California woman attempted to stop a group of beach-goers from harassing a colony of wild sea lions. Although I did talk about how it's illegal to play with,...
Hippos: Giant Chubby Death Machines
It should come as no surprise to any fan of African wildlife: the hippopotamus remains one of the deadliest land-based animals. This giant semi-aquatic creature defends its territory ruthlessly, and m...
Jessye Gould13 days ago
Best Litter I've Ever Used
When my husband and I brought home our first baby, we used the cheapest litter we could find at the dollar store. As a kitten, Arno didn't mind it because it was litter, and he was being litter traine...
Rowan Marley16 days ago
Best Pet Stain Removers
Pets are a blessing to have in your home. They're always going to love you, they greet you with wagging tails the moment they see you, and they're always willing to go on a trip with you. Everyone lov...
Shae Thompson2 months ago
My Favorite Products for Big Dogs
I find that the best brand of toys, leashes, and harnesses to get your big dog are the ones made by Kong! I have a Pitbull mix and she can rip apart any toy you give her in a matter of seconds. It's a...