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Canine Custody: Who Keeps The Dog (Or Cat) After Divorce?

(PETS) Breaking up is never easy, and in these modern times, separations and divorces are becoming even more complicated with the involvement of family pets. While many divorce courts treat pets like property, this traditional approach is beginning to change as many guardians see their beloved pets more like children. Nowadays, courts are more commonly […]

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Brush Up! All You Need To Know About Your Dog’s Teeth

(PET CARE/DOGS) Wondering why your dog’s breath is so stinky? When was the last time they had their teeth cleaned? Here’s some bad breath fighting information, provided by Ciara Black from the Dog Help Network, a resource for dog health related websites. Read on for why she says cleaning your dog’s teeth is important, and […]

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No Happily Ever After Without Fido For California Couple

(MISSING PETS/LOST DOGS) One California couple will stop at nothing to find their beloved dog. Since their Brussels Griffon Theo went missing, Trendee King and James Galley have put everything on hold–including their upcoming wedding–in order to reunite with their lost pooch who escaped from their dog-sitter’s house two weeks ago. The couple has passed […]

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How Safe Is Your Dog’s Groomer?

(PET CARE/DOG GROOMING) Thousands of pets are brought to groomers for baths, nail clippings, and fur trims. But unfortunately, things don’t always go as planned. For instance, one English Bulldog puppy named Rita died after allegedly being strangled during a grooming session at PetSmart years ago. Read on for Rita’s unfortunate case, and the importance […]

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Fitness & Fido: You & Your Dog Have The Same Needs

(PET CARE/DOGS) If we commit ourselves and our dogs to a healthy lifestyle, we will share many more fond doggy memories. This includes maintaining a good diet, staying hydrated, and exercising regularly. Read on to learn more about the three pillars to keep both you and your dog healthy. – Global Animal

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Brewery Gives Paw-ternity Leave To New Puppy Parents

(DOGS/PETS) The founders of BrewDog live for two things: people and beer. So it comes as no surprise that the Scottish brewery, with a new location in Ohio, is offering dog-enriched employee benefits, which even include puppy parental leave. More than 1,000 BrewDog employees around the world will now be able to take a week […]

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<p>Dog lovers all, the Kennedys built a special play area near the West Wing for their children and the family pets. J.F.K. was the first President to request that his dogs come out to meet the presidential helicopter when he arrived at the White House. Photo credit: TIME Life Pictures/Corbis</p>

In Dogs We Trust: Presidents & Their Pets

(FAMOUS PETS/DOGS) As we celebrate Presidents’ Day, it just doesn’t seem right to leave out those who gave their unconditional love to many of America’s leaders. That can be a tall order. Of course, we’re speaking about the First Pets. Read on for more about the many beloved animals throughout history—dogs, cats, horses, parrots, and […]

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Celebrity Dog Dads: The Perfect Valentines (GALLERY)

(DOG PICTURES/CELEBRITIES) Valentine’s Day is finally upon us, and if you’re still in need for a Valentine, look no further! There’s no one we would rather spend our day with than these hunky celebrity dog dads. Ryan Gosling (The Notebook), Channing Tatum (Magic Mike), Brad Pitt (12 Years a Slave), Josh Hutcherson (The Hunger Games), […]

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