Posted September 20, 2017 by Rebecca West

New study information suggests that infants exposed to higher levels of pet and pest dander may actually have lower rates for developing asthma, a chronic respiratory condition afflicting millions.

Posted September 19, 2017 by Rebecca West

From wild wolves to today's domesticated canine, one genetic factor seems to have influenced breeding practices as far back as 15,000 years ago in our quest for the perfect companion.

Posted September 19, 2017 by Creature Features

Some clever barn swallows from Tonsberg, Norway have discovered how to open a condominium's garage door, allowing them to outfox predators who don't yet know how motion-detectors work.

Posted September 18, 2017 by Rebecca West

According to a new study, weaning kittens too soon can impact their future well being and quality of life. How soon is too soon? Find out what scientists are saying right here.

Posted September 17, 2017 by Rebecca West

If tomato juice doesn't work effectively for removing skunk funk, what can you do to rid yourself of the malodorous odor? A veterinarian weighs in with the answer.

Posted September 16, 2017 by Rebecca West

Have you got a digger? Understanding why your dog is continually tearing up your yard can lead to a truce between the two of you and provide answers to the problem.

Posted September 13, 2017 by Rebecca West

An interesting new study from the Mayo Clinic sheds light on the habit of sleeping with pets and how it influences insomnia. Find out for yourself how you can improve your chances for a better night's rest.

Posted September 11, 2017 by Creature Features

A resourceful coconut crab on a South Pacific coral atoll chose an old doll's head as its temporary home, much to the horror of much of the internet.