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Cat’s Bedroom Is Calling

(CATS/FUNNY ANIMAL VIDEOS) The holidays are far from over, but this cat has had enough socializing. Can't you see that her bedroom is calling? -- Global Animal

Dog Gets His Own Room Under The Stairs

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This pampered pooch has his very own room under the stairs--take a look! Harry Potter? More like Harry Pupper! -- Global Animal

Rescued Baby Turkey Is Inseparable From His Chicken Best Friends

(FARM ANIMALS/ANIMAL RESCUE) Mayflower the turkey was found at a Pennsylvania auction, on the verge of being shipped off to slaughter. But in a stroke of luck, a PETA staffer and Long Island Orchestrating for Nature, an animal-advocacy organization, helped rescue him and a dozen other sickly baby turkeys and ducklings, saving them from miserable deaths. Mayflower is now safe at his new permanent home, Broome Animal Sanctuary in Middleburgh, New York, where he roosts with two chickens, Lucy and Ethel. The inseparable trio do everything together, including cuddling for naps, foraging in the grass, and enjoying fresh fruits and veggies. What a life! -- Global Animal

Pet Insurance: Protect Your Pet & Your Wallet

(PETS/CATS AND DOGS/PET CARE) It's a sad fact that pets don't live as long as humans. However, pet guardians can ensure their furry friends live long and healthy lives by investing in pet insurance. Pet medical insurance may seem confusing to pet parents, but it's actually fairly straightforward and offers many benefits. There are also a variety of affordable plans to choose from, so when your pet needs immediate medical attention, the cost of care shouldn't be a concern. Read on to learn more about the ABCs of pet insurance. — Global Animal

Dog Does Umbrella Dance

(FUNNY DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Watch Zion, a saucy Australian Shepherd, show off his best moves as he does a little rain dance for all of us to enjoy. -- Global Animal

Stiff Joints? How To Treat Dog Arthritis

(PET CARE/DOGS) Notice your pup limping or more stiff than usual? Maybe they're sleeping more often? These could by symptoms of canine arthritis, a common occurrence in older pets. Ciara Black is a Global Animal contributor from the Dog Help Network, a resource for dog health related websites. Read on for symptoms of arthritis and remedies to help keep your pup comfortable and happy. — Global Animal

Meet Elvis Pigsley

(PIGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) We present to you the incredibly adorable Elvis Pigsley in "You Ain't Nothin' But A Hound Pig." -- Global Animal

‘Mission Complete’ For Sully, George H.W. Bush’s Service Dog

(SERVICE ANIMALS) Sully, the yellow Labrador service dog of late former President George H.W. Bush, will be accompanying his master one last time as he travels with Bush's casket to Washington, DC. The dog spent Sunday night lying next to Bush's flag-draped casket in Houston. Jim McGrath, Bush's spokesman, posted a corresponding image on Twitter (below) that's breaking hearts nationwide. Continue reading to learn more about what's next for the famed, highly trained service dog in the article below. -- Global Animal

Meat-Free Monday: Spaghetti Squash Burrito Bowls

(MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) No doubt, spaghetti squash is one of the most delicious and versatile ingredients of the winter season. This Meat-Free Monday, give these these spaghetti squash burrito bowls a try--they're vegan, gluten-free, and above all, delicious! Just roast some spaghetti squash until it’s tender and caramelized on the edges, and while the squash is in the oven, toss together a simple, colorful red cabbage slaw with lots of lime and some black beans for protein. Then, blend together some salsa verde with avocado for a creamy finishing sauce, and there you have it! As always, happy eating! -- Global Animal

The Most Unsuccessful Sneak Attack Of All Time

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) In this video clip, watch a Golden Retriever puppy try to sneak attack his big brother. His approach certainly is adorable, but let's face it, there's nothing sly about it. -- Global Animal

When Your Vegan Friends Invite You Over For Food

(CUTE PETS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) Does this scene remind you of what you imagine whenever your vegan friends invite you over for food? -- Global Animal

Puppy Meets Cows At Farm

(FARM ANIMALS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) In this adorable video clip, witness the cutest puppy and cow meet and greet take place at Bontoro Farm. -- Global Animal

This Pug Cafe Is A Dog Lover’s Dream

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This pug cafe in Kyoto, Japan, is every dog lover's dream! Here, you can enjoy a cup of coffee, chill with your furry, flat-faced friends, and generally have a great time. -- Global Animal
Being exposed to dogs early in life can decrease one's risk of asthma by 13%.

The Relationship Between Your Dog & Your Home

(PET CARE/DOGS) Making your home a safe place for everyone takes thought and preparation. No doubt, you've probably considered safety gates to block pets' access to certain rooms. You're also careful about opening outside doors. But have you ever considered the indoor air quality of your home? Pets not only contribute to this issue, but they can also suffer from the effects at the same time. Read on to learn more about indoor air quality and pet health. -- Global Animal