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19

Aug

How to protect your dog from parvovirusThis highly contagious disease can be deadly if left untreated. Here are the symptoms to watch out for and what you can do to keep your canine companion healthy.

How to protect your dog from parvovirus
This highly contagious disease can be deadly if left untreated. Here are the symptoms to watch out for and what you can do to keep your canine companion healthy.

Shelter dogs find love matches on TinderA New York shelter hopes the matchmaking app can help rescue dogs find lifelong companionship.

Shelter dogs find love matches on Tinder
A New York shelter hopes the matchmaking app can help rescue dogs find lifelong companionship.

18

Aug

Nature-loving pets help veteran overcome PTSD
Adjusting to life post-Iraq hasn’t been easy for Stephen Simmons, but with his dog and cat by his side, he’s climbing mountains and working to improve the lives of other veterans.

The Internet knows where your cat livesA Florida State University professor has taken cat pictures shared on social media and plotted them on a global map. Is your cat on the map?

The Internet knows where your cat lives
A Florida State University professor has taken cat pictures shared on social media and plotted them on a global map. Is your cat on the map?

What does it cost to feed a stray dog in Istanbul? A plastic bottleIstanbul is home to 150,000 stray cats and dogs, and Pugedon’s Smart Recycling Boxes are helping feed them by dispensing pet food whenever a plastic bottle is recycled.

What does it cost to feed a stray dog in Istanbul? A plastic bottle
Istanbul is home to 150,000 stray cats and dogs, and Pugedon’s Smart Recycling Boxes are helping feed them by dispensing pet food whenever a plastic bottle is recycled.

Have a need for speed? Racing app raises funds for animal shelters as you playAnimal Rescue Rush allows users to play a racing game on their smartphones while earning money for animal shelters.

Have a need for speed? Racing app raises funds for animal shelters as you play
Animal Rescue Rush allows users to play a racing game on their smartphones while earning money for animal shelters.

13

Aug

11 things humans do that dogs hate

There are many ways you can drive a dog nuts — and you probably aren’t even aware of them. So if you want to be your dog’s best friend, find out how you can fix your annoying habits.

11 things humans do that dogs hate

There are many ways you can drive a dog nuts — and you probably aren’t even aware of them. So if you want to be your dog’s best friend, find out how you can fix your annoying habits.

08

Aug

15 things humans do wrong at dog parks

06

Aug

Shelter dogs benefit from the power of a photo

05

Aug

Why do dogs sniff each other’s behinds?The reason behind that up-close-and-personal sniffing is more complex than you think.

Why do dogs sniff each other’s behinds?
The reason behind that up-close-and-personal sniffing is more complex than you think.