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Training For The Purina Incredible Dog Challenge: Is Your Dog An Athlete?

Have you ever thought your dog could compete in canine athletic events where they run, jump and dive? The competitions aren't just for herding dogs and breeds in the working class. Small dogs take part in them, too. Find out just how easy it is to get involved and where to get started. (VIDEO)

Lucca: A Military Service Dog For All Seasons

There have been many unspoken heroes among the dogs of war throughout the decades. Below is the story of one special, four-legged soldier who won the hearts of many for her bravery under fire and supreme sacrifice.

Protecting Your Birds From Summer Heat

Do you know what the average body temperature of a bird is? Would you recognize the symptoms of heatstroke in them if the condition occurred? Get some tips right here on how to reduce the likelihood it will happen to your pet and find out what to look for now.

The Honest Kitchen: Minimally Processed Pet Foods Offering More Natural Choices

Short of shopping for all the ingredients and preparing a week's worth of nutritional human-grade pet food at a time, how do you ensure your pet's getting the best food you can buy? The Honest Kitchen and other natural pet food suppliers have the answers with healthy, whole foods free of fillers.

10 Tips To Keep Your Dog Calm During Fireworks This 4th of July

The 4th of July is on its way, and with it fireworks. Fireworks are a joyous occasion for all the people involved, but often a frightening one for the animals. If fireworks make your dog panic, read on to learn some tips and suggestions for making this Fourth of July easier for your dog.

Gorillas In Our Midst, From Fiction To Reality

Last year Richard Fairgray and Terry Jones published an illustrated children’s book titled, “Gorillas In Our Midst.” It’s a tale that's sure to become a classic with all age groups, but especially with our little ones. In stark reality, current events have provided us with a snapshot at how meaningful these magnificent animals are to us, and how our engagements with gorillas don’t always end happy, especially when a child is involved.

12 Hot Weather Safety Tips For Your Pets

Protecting your pet against  the elements of Mother Nature is always important, but keeping your pet cool and safe during the warmer months of the year requires special consideration. Read on for 12 helpful tips and how tos for keeping your pets safe in the summer.

Fighting Boredom: How To Enrich Your House Cat's Life

Is your house cat bored or depressed? Would you recognize it if it was? If your cat is disinterested or lackadaisical beyond the norm even for a cat, then it may be time to introduce some stimulation into their life. Check out these tips for engaging your feline right here.

Teaching Your Dog To Come When You Call

While all the basic commands are important, out of sit, stay, lie down, and come here, come is probably the most important. Without the ability to control your dog, he or she could be injured or killed or they might hurt somebody, resulting in your being sued. Find out how easy it is to teach your dog to obey the command "Come."

5 Nutrition Tips for A Happy, Healthy Hamster

Do you know how many times a day to feed your hamster or what their favorite foods are? How about foods that are considered toxic and therefore lethal to them? Find out here what to feed them and how much to give each day/week in order to keep them healthy and living longer.