April Demarco5 hours ago
The Famous Pets of Celebrities
I am willing to bet that we all follow at least one famous pet on Instagram. Whether it be the pet of a famous person, or one of the most famous animal actors in history, there's got to be at least on...
Jenna Deedy2 days ago
Elmwood Park Zoo Celebrates Valentine’s Day with a Wedding?
Oh, Valentine’s Day. It’s the of the year when everyone is thinking about love and how to surprise that special someone in their life whether if it’s a friend, a partner, a parent, a kid, or an adorab...
Madison Belknap2 days ago
Snapshot of a Dog
My dad sent me a photo of our old dog, Bonzo, he found while going through boxes of old pictures. It was a later picture of him, I could tell by how fat he was. Nobody has been able to accurately figu...
Scary Staffie Society
As a dog lover, I have never understood how someone cannot love every breed of dog. I grew up around dogs, along with other animals. I am a complete animal lover. My partner and I decided to adopt a d...
Treble Ranch4 days ago
Setting Expectations
Just the other day, I tacked up my three-year-old thoroughbred mare in her dressage saddle and bridle, lunged out her bucks and leaps, carried the mounting block to her side, and got smacked in the fa...
Lucas Brooks5 days ago
The Love Languages of Dogs
I have been working as a dog-walker for only a few months. I have always been a diehard dog fanatic, but through my work life, I've been introduced to a broader range of canine personalities than I ev...
Keep Your Pet Fit and Fed with the Wagz Smart Dog Feeder
The reason most pet owners are anxious to leave their house for any reason is because they are worried about their furry friend at home. Sure, a couple hours over the weekend and there's no doubt they...
Chloe Francis2 months ago
What to Know About Pygmy Hedgehogs
Pygmy Hedgehogs are so cute, right? I think everyone can agree on that. But how difficult are they to have as a pet? Well, from personal experience, I can answer with an affirmative "extremely difficu...
Willa Wall2 months ago
What I Wish I Knew Before Getting Our First Puppy!
Yes, Yes. Puppies sure do look cute, though getting a puppy is a big deal and require immense amounts of determination and patience. Let alone the hard-earned money that you'll have to pay for their d...
Denise Willis2 months ago
Five Things I Learned from My Dog
When I left my husband, I also had to leave behind my dog who I had rescued from the side of I-40 in Arizona. I was moving into a very small apartment that only allowed small dogs, and my dog weighed ...
Ashley Delozier3 months ago
Tips for Perfect Christmas Photos
Christmas is right around the corner and who doesn’t love taking photos of their dogs with lights around them or by the tree or just holiday themed photos? Luckily, my boy Scorpius will do anything I ...
Ossiana Tepfenhart3 months ago
Why I Made the Switch to Fresh Cat Food and Why I’ll Never Go Back
It was 3 AM. I had been dreaming a nice little dream, then I rolled over and promptly woke up. Once again, my cat Molly decided it was time to throw up her dinner on my pillow and I had the unpleasant...
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.
Cheeky Minx20 days ago
Feline Wisdom for PMDD
Meet Tigerlily, my cat. She was a stray who wandered up our driveway one morning, mewing, cold, and starving. Now she's a bonafide member of the family, an absolute gift and treasure. She's taught me ...
Alanis Sophiaa month ago
Rescuing Newborn Kittens: Tips + Advice
In today's article I wanted to share with you a little bit of my experience with rescuing and taking care of neonatal kittens. This is a topic that I am very passionate about. Even though I am still n...
Mireia Pratsa month ago
Buddies for Life
I would have never imagined that his breath would give me chills. We had been living under the same roof for almost six years. After a chain of mysterious coincidences, he ended up here, in my tiny li...
Madison Belknap2 days ago
Snapshot of a Dog
My dad sent me a photo of our old dog, Bonzo, he found while going through boxes of old pictures. It was a later picture of him, I could tell by how fat he was. Nobody has been able to accurately figu...
Scary Staffie Society
As a dog lover, I have never understood how someone cannot love every breed of dog. I grew up around dogs, along with other animals. I am a complete animal lover. My partner and I decided to adopt a d...
Lucas Brooks5 days ago
The Love Languages of Dogs
I have been working as a dog-walker for only a few months. I have always been a diehard dog fanatic, but through my work life, I've been introduced to a broader range of canine personalities than I ev...
Ainsley Lawrence10 days ago
How Pets Can Benefit Children with Special Needs
The connections humans form with animals are truly amazing, inspiring, and unlike anything else. Pets play a comforting role in people’s lives as friends who can shape their companions’ personality, w...
Madison Page2 months ago
Behind the Eyes of Humans
1.5 million. This number represents the approximated whole of shelter animals euthanized each year, in the United States of America alone. This gruesome representation does not come close to demonstra...
Ilse bravo3 months ago
Stop Killing Wolves and Start Aiding Dogs
We have long rejected the powerful species that is the wolves. We have used them and never re-payed them. They joined us long ago, and in turn we domesticated them into a species that is now known as ...
Lori Briziusa month ago
Shorty
After working for years in animal shelters and rescue, I have seen things I wish I could forget. Sometimes, we need to focus on the positive and learn from the negative. We MUST educate the public and...
Jessye Gould3 months ago
Adoption Number Three
Well, folks, we've expanded our family again. We have another boy in our midst. He came to us by way of a family whose cat had kittens and they couldn't keep the babies. It was a spur of the moment de...
Laura Jelsma4 months ago
Animal Shelter Staff Worker
I used to work at an animal shelter. I know what you’re thinking, “you’re so lucky, you get to play with puppies and kitties all day.” If by playing you mean cleaning litter boxes, spraying out kennel...
Cato Conroya month ago
17 Extinct Dog Breeds You Never Knew Existed
I'll admit it. I'm a history buff, and part of my love of history includes a desire to learn about all the little differences that people took for granted back in the day. Small things, like learning ...
Hannah Johnson4 months ago
5 of My Favorite Dog Breeds
For as long as I can remember, I have wanted to work with animals in one way or another. Currently, I am a senior pre-veterinary student at the University of Connecticut, so clearly the medicine aspec...
10 Most Expensive Cat Breeds on Earth
The vast majority of cat owners have, what are known as Domestic Shorthairs or Domestic Longhairs. These names aren't breeds, per se, but rather a designation that the cats are descendants from many d...
Carolena Trissel2 months ago
11 Most Well Paid Animal Actors In History
Don’t we all wish that we were the owners of well paid animal actors? It turns out that some animals make a lot more than humans; and believe it or not, some of them are millionaires! However, being a...
Rachel Blanchard3 months ago
11 Cute Dog Calendars You'll Adore
Give the gift of organization, dogs, and happiness all in one with cute dog calendars! The holidays are coming up, and it can be a pain trying to find great gifts that everyone is sure to enjoy. No ne...
Lorna Vause3 months ago
10 Companies That Donate to Animal Welfare Groups
Concern for animal welfare and well-being has been in existence since at least 10,000 years ago. Our appreciation and respect for animals has led to their domestication, welfare, and infiltration of w...
Sally A2 months ago
5 Basic Commands Every Dog Needs to Know
Have you ever asked yourself what would be the best gift for yourself and your dog, as well as your family and your friends and neighbours? Dog training is the answer! Dogs have a life expectancy of 8...
Morgan E. Westling3 months ago
How Are Police Dogs Trained?
We all know the agony of seeing a perfectly trained police K9 and not being able to pet his smart, cute, fluffy head because he's wearing a harness that says "Do Not Touch." Police dogs are one of the...
Alina Gallupe4 months ago
How I Switched My Cat to Wood Litter
As someone who grew up with cats, cat litter was always a staple in my household. I saw litters of every kind come and go. From massive boxes of clay that I could barely lift with my scrawny arms to f...
April Demarco5 hours ago
The Famous Pets of Celebrities
I am willing to bet that we all follow at least one famous pet on Instagram. Whether it be the pet of a famous person, or one of the most famous animal actors in history, there's got to be at least on...
Maria Johnsona month ago
The Beast of Gevaudan
The Beast of Gevaudan was a man-eating wolf-like animal that killed over around 100 women and children and wounded 49 back in 1764-1767. The way this animal killed these was by tearing out its victims...
Tracy Lawson2 months ago
Jeffrey's Story
I once had a gerbil named Jeffrey and we all called him Jeffy. He was an albino gerbil who had the run of the house. You couldn't help but love the little guy because he was so fun to have around. He ...
Munjeeta Sohal4 months ago
“We Don't Deal with Morals, We Deal with the Law”
This morning I set my alarm for half past four, and was out of the house before dawn. Not for work, but to go to a slaughterhouse in East London. I was going to bear witness to a truck carrying a carg...
Linda Blankenship5 months ago
So You Want a Parrot?
Ever thought about getting a parrot? I didn't but here I am and I am going to give you the facts. Meet my feathered friend Poncho. He's beautiful, isn't he? Beware, though, because sometimes what you ...
Holden Green6 months ago
Why You Should Take Up Birding
Perhaps you've seen them down at the park, at a nature reserve, or at a lake. People peering up into the trees with binoculars, or finding an ordinary-looking bush very fascinating for some reason. Ma...
Ainsley Lawrence21 days ago
The Dos and Don'ts of Dieting with Your Dog
We share a lot of things with our beloved doggy friends; car rides, a bed, and maybe a few scraps while cooking dinner. We also share similar health concerns with our loyal companions. Too many treats...
Philip P.a month ago
How to Make Sure Your Dog Is Healthy and Happy While You’re Away
Leaving any pet alone at home can be stressful for both pets and pet parents. Many of our canine friends can make quite a show while eagerly waiting for us. And our biggest worry is, what if all that ...
Leigh Fisher3 months ago
Using Amazon Smile to Support Your Local Animal Shelter
You’ve got your sweet, little pets at home. Yet as pet lovers, we often feel that desire to do a something more for fellow fuzzy friends out there. However, with the Amazon Smile program, a percentage...
Jenna Deedy2 days ago
Elmwood Park Zoo Celebrates Valentine’s Day with a Wedding?
Oh, Valentine’s Day. It’s the of the year when everyone is thinking about love and how to surprise that special someone in their life whether if it’s a friend, a partner, a parent, a kid, or an adorab...
Rowan Marley14 days ago
10 Animals That Went Extinct Due to Hunting
When people hear about animals going extinct, there's a certain assumption that humans may have been to blame—unless they're talking about dinosaurs, anyway. As years pass and animals continue to vani...
Jenna Deedy17 days ago
Anti-Zoo Group Still Shopping for a Whale “Sanctuary” in Nova Scotia
If the Whale Sanctuary Project gets its way, then Nova Scotia could end up creating a double standard in the midst of a pending ban against the keeping of cetaceans in marine zoological facilities in ...
10 Adorable Pet Calendars You Need to Buy
While people often cannot agree on many things these days, there are a few universal truths that transcend almost all conflicts. One such truth is that small, furry animals are adorable. Accordingly, ...
Keep Your Pet Fit and Fed with the Wagz Smart Dog Feeder
The reason most pet owners are anxious to leave their house for any reason is because they are worried about their furry friend at home. Sure, a couple hours over the weekend and there's no doubt they...
Rachel Blanchard2 months ago
Feeding Multiple Pets Is Easier Than Ever with SureFeed
Fat cats are adorable, they're absolutely huggable, but it's not healthy to have an obese kitty. I'm a crazy cat lady. My dad is a crazy cat man. However, we've taken two different paths when it comes...