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How to Get the Right Pet Insurance

Pet insurance isn't for every pet owner. Find out if it's right for you and if it is, what mistakes to avoid and how to get the right plan.

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Safely Carry a Dog or Cat

Pet owners often lift their dogs and cats in ways that are uncomfortable or unsafe—for the pet and owner. How to do it right...

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How to Take Adorable Pet Photos

How to get winning shots of dogs, cats and other pets.

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Dog Flu Is on the Rise

A dangerous dog flu has turned up this year in 8 states. It can hit dogs of any breed, age…

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Fire Safety for Pets

Include pets in your fire-safety planning. When thinking about evacuating your home, decide who will be responsible for finding pets…

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Is Your Cat Driving You Crazy?

There’s a popular idea, supported by a few studies and lots of media stories, that cats can give people infections…

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Why Your Dog Isn’t Getting Enough Exercise

My friend was shocked when her veterinarian told her that the dog she had recently adopted wasn't getting enough exercise…

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No More “Bad Dog”

How to Break Your Pet's Bad Habits Does your dog ignore you when you call its name? Does it jump…

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You Can Train Your Cat (Yes, Your Cat)

Most cat owners would say that their cats have minds of their own and that, unlike dogs, cats cannot be…

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How To Make Car Rides Pleasant For Pets

Do you dread car rides with your pet? Does the animal pant or get physically ill in the car? Some…

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To Sleep Better, Kick Your Dog Off Your Bed. Here’s How.

People sleep better when their dogs are on the floor, not the bed. Here’s how an animal behaviorist advises you to teach your pet to get off the bed.

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Questions to Ask When Choosing a Kennel for Your Dog or Cat

Six questions to ask when selecting a boarding kennel for your pet… What vaccinations do you require? This question does…

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Safer Travel with Your Pet

Are you taking a beloved pet on a road trip? Here’s some advice to smooth out the ride… Make your…

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How to Share a Bed with Your Pet

Many of your friends and neighbors are sleeping with someone other than their spouse. According to a recent survey by…

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The Benefits of Sleeping with Your Pet

Allowing a pet to sleep in one’s bed might seem like a strange and overly indulgent modern trend, but it…