The Man Who Refused to Quit
While Rich continued his day job driving a semi-truck for the Teamsters, his evenings were reserved for his pet carrier project.
A Sofa-Cleaning Guide for Pet Owners
With a few tips and tricks, you can keep your sofa looking good and feeling comfy as a favorite spot for both you and your pet.
A Dog Toy That Smells Like Dog Butt? Yes indeed.
here are many dog behaviours that we humans have a hard time comprehending, and of these, the ubiquitous butt sniffing probably tops the list.
Keeping the Muddy Paws off of Your Floor
With a little planning, your home can remain clean(ish) even on rainy spring days.
How to Be a Great Houseguest
Want to bring your dog on the next family getaway? Just prep your pup to be a great houseguest.
The Queen of the Strays
Lya Battle rescues and keeps hundreds of stray street dogs on her privately run sanctuary in the jungle mountains of Costa Rica.
9-Year-Old Adopts "the Oldest Dog in the Shelter"
Kaylee, an eleven-year-old American Staffordshire Terrier finally found her forever home when a nine-year-old made the decision to "adopt the oldest dog at the shelter."
How to Get Rubber Booties on Your Dog
Dogs that spend any amount of time outdoors especially need winter care; you might want to think about dog booties.
Reclaiming “Cat Lady”
From gifs to memes to action figures to Halloween costumes to characters on popular TV shows, the so-called “crazy cat lady” has received a pretty bad rap.
American Museum of the House Cat
There’s nothing better than hitting a museum when you’re looking for an afternoon of culture, entertainment, and education all wrapped up in one.
Snow, trails, lakes, parks, beaches—Whistler, British Columbia is doggy heaven!
DIY a Paw Stocking Stuffed with Pup-Peroni®
Hanging up your stockings? Here's how to make a treat-filled one for your pup too.
How to DIY the Purrfect Gift Box for Your Cat
Not sure what to get that special feline someone for the holidays this year? Here's a gift that will really get him purring.
DIY the Perfect Gift Bundle for Your Active Dog
Want the perfect gift bundle for your dog? Here's a holiday gift that keeps on giving.
udy Schachner shares a special connection with cats—especially Siamese cats. It started when she was just 11 years old and her mother was dying of cancer.
Factoid! Can You Guess How Many U.S. Homes Have Pets?
Can you guess how many homes in the U.S. have a dog or a cat?
The Rhodesian Ridgeback
The Ridgeback, or African Lion Hound as he is also called, was developed in the Southern regions of Africa.
It's Time to Upgrade Your Cat's Dining Set
We’ve found the perfect feeder for all day grazing and multi-pet households where food stealing is a problem!
Best Friends Animal Society Survey Exposes Why People Opt to Adopt—or Not
Best Friends Animal Society has announced results of a new national survey looking at barriers that keep consumers from adopting a pet.
How to Be a Great Pet Parent on a Budget
Who says owning a cat or dog has to be expensive? It doesn't! Here are eight ways to keep costs low.
Cat Card Game Set To Enliven Your Friday Night
Are you ready to fill your Friday night with “cunning, mischief, and schadenfreude?”
The Dog That Changed Everything
Roman joined our family in the summer of 2016 and our lives have been forever changed.
Global Modern Dogs
We love that we have readers and doggie friends all across the world! It's fascinating to think of the fact that these dogs must understand such a different variety of languages!
The Dog-Friendly Guide to RV Camping
For dog owners who camp by RV, bringing our pets along is part of the vacation fun. Whether you’re headed for a weekend at the lake or a month-long, multi-state vacation, taking your dog on your trip doesn’t have to be stressful.
How Mutts Comic Strip Creator Used His Vocation To Promote Animal Adoption
It's often said “a picture is worth a thousand words,” but if the shelter animals depicted in Patrick McDonnell’s Shelter Stories comics could talk, they’d probably have these two heartfelt words to share: thank you.
Skip the Kennel and Send Fido on Vacation Instead
Next time you book a vacation for yourself, you should book one for your pooch as well.
2nd Annual World Dog Surfing Championships Are Coming To California
Dogs can surf? Indeed they can, and they do!
How Mixed Breeds and Purebreds Are All Mutts
Purebreds and mutts may seem different, but they're actually equally awesome. Here's why!
Dear Morris: Why Are Shelter Cats the Best Cats?
Morris explains why if you're looking for a new cat, you can't do better than a shelter cat.
A History of Human and Cat Friendship
Cats have been our best friends for thousands of years. Find out how it all began.