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Animals land in shelters for many reasons, including that their humans moved or had a baby. By: 825545 Of the numerous causes that have captivated my interest and attention, animal rights has always been high on the list. I considered myself to be reasonably informed on the basics of animal advocacy, legislative efforts, protection and
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Rachael Ray is definitely on Santa’s nice list. For the third year in a row, the celebrity chef is rallying famous friends to help donate money to animals in need this season through her #SantaPaws campaign. Celebrities like Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood and Hilary Duff have already posted about the campaign, which kicked off on
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“I get knocked down, but I get up again. You’re never going to keep me down” … unless you have a camera. Over the weekend, Twitter user @PendleburyErik shared a video that is short, but earth-shattering. He captured his dog having a solo bounce session on the trampoline in his backyard. “Just know I woke
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Pet insurance is big business now. By: saucysalad Nothing like a great veterinary conference in the best city in the world to get my mind off my pre-holiday anxiety. Two busy days in New York City afforded me some great continuing education and got me thinking about the major changes that have taken place in
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Jurassic Bark! Attack of the [Canine] Clones! Mutt-iplicity! The doggie clone jokes write themselves, folks. With that out of the way, the latest news in the scientific community regarding the topic of animal cloning is serious futuristic business. LiveScience reports that South Korean scientists recently announced the birth of three clone puppies, all of which
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You’re not imagining it: Your dog loves looking deeply into your eyes while you smile just as much as you love your pup’s sweet doggie grin. It’s clearly a mutual admiration between the two of you, but it’s also science. Every time you lovingly gaze into your canine’s eyes, its levels of oxytocin — the hormone
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Sometimes, “sidestepping” is not a problem at all for dogs — it’s just how they walk. By: moviedo Have you ever seen a dog walking or running at a slight angle while still moving forward? It’s almost like their front legs aren’t keeping up with their back legs, so the rear end starts to angle
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If your dog swallows something harmful, it’s best to see the vet right away. By: ctaylorfotography What’s the difference between a dog needing urgent treatment and a true emergency? In my book, an emergency is immediately life-threatening, while urgent treatment is important, but the dog isn’t in imminent danger. You’d be surprised how some people
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Meet the new top dog. Unseating last year’s winner of the National Dog Show presented by Purina, Gia the Greyhound, is Newton the Brussels Griffon. Newton, known in the show circuit as GCH Somerset Wynzall Hashtag, beat out more than 2,000 other dogs for the Best in Show title, taking the Toy Group before winning the
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The competition will be ‘ruff’ at this year’s National Dog Show Presented by Purina, which airs on Thanksgiving Day at 12 p.m. ET. More than 2,000 dogs are in the running for the title of Best in Show, in an event co-host John O’Hurley calls “a perfect piece of programming on the great family day
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  Kylie Jenner is one proud mom — dog mom, that is. On Wednesday, the expectant reality star took to her website and app to share all the reasons she’s feeling extra grateful ahead of Thanksgiving this year. While she made no mention of her own baby — multiple sources have confirmed to PEOPLE that
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For This is Us fans it might be a natural reflex to pick up a box of tissues every time you see Justin Hartley, but we promise this is good news. Just like the rest of us, the actor, 40, is preparing for Thanksgiving and the holiday season. “I used to have a tradition where I
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A Jacksonville, Florida, community is mourning the loss of two heroes. Scott Wulff, 61, and his dog Astrid were killed when both were struck by an Amtrak train last Sunday. Witnesses say Astrid, apparently spooked by the oncoming locomotive’s lights and sounds, broke loose and ran toward the track. A panicked Wulff followed, trying desperately
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The state of Pennsylvania is getting serious about severe weather. According to WKBN,  the state passed Libre’s Law this year, which bolsters the penalties for animal abuse and neglect cases, including cases in which pets are left outside in the extreme heat or cold. Under Libre’s Law, a dog cannot be left leashed and alone
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Let’s face it, winter is cold. In fact, it’s freezing. Now, I’m one of those people who are always cold, so in wintertime you’re not going to catch me without my fuzzy slippers and blanket. I drink hot chocolate like it’s going out of style, and I keep my heat cranking day and night. You
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1. Key Characteristics AKC Group: Toy Height: 6–9 inches Weight: 6 pounds, on average Life Expectancy: 10–18 years Chihuahuas are small dogs who generally remain under 6 pounds. Coats may be short (smooth) or long and vary in 9 standard colors such as black, tan and red, and many alternate colors of gold, silver, white and more. 2.
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Often a dog detecting cancer story starts with a canine nosing an area on a person that elicits a pain sharp enough for them to take notice and see a doctor. For Michael DiZoglio, a diagnosis came from a lack of pain. The Denver resident was used to feeling a little sting when his father’s
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Every weeknight, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon is watched by millions of people. But Fallon’s most loyal viewer is sitting right in his own home. That would be 5-year-old Gary, a female English cream golden retriever. And it was actually TV that brought the pair of best friends together. “She came out on [Late Night with Jimmy
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The beagle breed has a tendency to develop meningitis. By: RogerMayhem What do chocolate, xylitol (an artificial sweetener) and raisins have in common? These are all examples of foods that are safe for people to eat, but they are toxic to dogs. These 3 foods all highlight how your pet’s body works differently from how
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Aside from a crude tattoo, Libby’s scars are largely invisible: a fear of loud noises and a hesitancy towards being put on a leash. But when the pup was rescued by Jessica seven years ago, Libby’s cruel past was written all over her body. The dog was emaciated, had a mouth full of rotting teeth
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Specialized diets may, in fact, incorporate ingredients that the pet food industry has deemed “bad.” By: Surprise Last week, I wrote about pet food. The post barely scratched the surface on how to talk to people about food choices for their pets. I asked myself why this topic still frustrates me so much and why
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On Saturday, 8-year-old Easton Lowery lost his “best friend,” a loyal dog named Beignet. “I could hardly stop thinking about it right after it happened. I was pouring down tears,” the boy told WCJB. The 2-year-old canine was attacked and killed by a wild alligator near Lowery’s home in Gainesville, Florida. The tragic event occurred
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