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Bunny Fever! 9 Questions Before You Take The Hop

(PETS/EASTER/BUNNY RABBITS) Easter is just around the corner, and pet stores are filled with rabbits just waiting to hop into your Easter basket. So you and your children-–especially your children-–may be hoping for a bunny. But like the rush to buy a dalmatian after 101 Dalmatians was a big hit, it can be a different […]

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Purrfect Pranks For April Fools’ Day (GALLERY)

(CATS AND DOGS/ANIMAL PICTURES) April Fools’ Day is finally here! Celebrated by many cultures, far and wide, the holiday is famous for the practical jokes and hoaxes people play on one another. But as it turns out, humans aren’t the only animals engaging in pranks. Cats also have a special love for mischief—especially when it […]

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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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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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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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Rastacaps & Rover: Music That’s Jamaican Dogs Crazy

(DOGS/PETS) Dogs love reggae! Who knew?! According to researchers, dogs prefer reggae over any other genre of music. After placing heart monitors on shelter pups, reggae lowered their heart rates the most. Let’s face it, these fury friends are stressed out in shelters. They deserve to relax while they wait for their forever families. Read […]

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Can You Give Your Pet The Flu?

(PETS) Did you know that people can pass the flu to their pets? Studies show flu infections are more common in cats and dogs than previously thought. In one study, scientists analyzed cat blood samples and found that 30 percent of the cats had been infected with seasonal flu, and 20 percent had been infected […]

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Doggy Dating? Match With The Perfect Rescue Pooch

(RESCUE PETS/ANIMAL ADOPTION) Your search for the perfect four-legged rescue companion just got easier. Paws Like Me helps people find the perfect K-9 match for you. By using a personality test, the website takes your energy, confidence, and independence into consideration. Elizabeth Holmes, CEO of Paws Like Me, came up with this idea since many […]

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