Posted May 23, 2017 by Rebecca West

Having a gerbil as a pet can be great fun, but do you know how to keep them healthy? Read our tips for gerbil owners on the best ways to extend longevity in "desert rats."

Posted May 22, 2017 by Rebecca West

New therapeutic "MASH" unit in central Arizona puts inmates and shelter animals under the same roof, with life-changing results.

Posted May 19, 2017 by Rebecca West

With all the makings of a reality show in the works, Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne have a new pet project: a doggy daycare in the U.K. on their Buckinghamshire estate that will take up to 30 boarders a day.

Posted May 17, 2017 by Rebecca West

A new study has shown women recognize dog communications more readily than males. Are you surprised?

Posted May 15, 2017 by Rebecca West

Fans of baseball and dog lovers in the D.C. area have a new dog park to look forward to at Bardo Brewery near Nationals Park.

Posted May 13, 2017 by Rebecca West

Each spring and summer sees an uptick in ticks and the spread of Lyme disease. A handy new map can help you determine your risk levels for the area of the country you live in. (See Map)

Posted May 12, 2017 by Rebecca West

Once dubbed the "saddest dog in the world," Lana the rescue dog is returned to the shelter and facing euthanasia in a matter of days if someone doesn't adopt her or offer to foster parent her.

Posted May 11, 2017 by Rebecca West

Shedding their tough dog images, two rescue pit bulls nurtured three sightless cats back onto the road of relative independence one gentle nudge at a time.