This isn't to say that you should go out and adopt a dog just because you think he'll help you avoid a heart attack. But even if your pets don't necessarily bring more life to your heart, they'll definitely bring more heart to your life.
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina boasts a lot of attractions and natural beauty. It's also one of the best beach towns on the East coast to take your dog ...
Moby is not a regular family pet. He is the pet of a military family, and just like military kids and military spouses, military pets must handle the challenges of a mobile lifestyle.
Let's make a few things clear. I am not a cat person. If you go into my house and see a cat, it's because she is cat-sitting.
The liberation of animals may well be the great liberation movement of this century. Whatever happens to the animals will eventually happen to the human animal.
Since it's been eight years since I've had a puppy, I find myself reflecting on the many lessons having a little one in the house offers -- not just about dogs, but about life. I thought I'd share the top ten that come to my mind...
Horse slaughter for human consumption is, for the moment, effectively prohibited on U.S. soil. But this prohibition has to be renewed annually in the federal appropriations bill.
This coming February, Austin will celebrate its five-year anniversary of being America's largest no kill city, saving more than 90 percent of its homeless animals since 2011. We're looking forward to the next five years, with the hope of taking the lessons we've learned to help other cities towns save more lives.
Look, we like engagement photos. Lovey-dovey couple, pretty scenery -- what's not to like? Engagement photos with four-legged guest stars are always our favorites, of course.
Vincent Flouret, A Parisian fashion photographer, went to Los Angeles for a bit of warm air and wonder. What he found were the engaging faces of many dogs looking to be adopted and decided to spend time helping them with a better chance of finding homes through his photography.
Beatrice Anderson is the loving owner of an adorable Bolognese dog named Lexus. When I asked Beatrice how she named her dog she said, "Well, I couldn't afford the car, so..."
They say curiosity killed the cat... but in this case, it just gets them stuck in things. Cats love to explore and shimmy themselves into weird places...
If you are a cat person, it's only natural to want to give your feline friend the best. It's important to keep indoor cats healthy, happy and entertained. Maybe you can add a window perch, cat tree, water fountain or other special feature.
When nothing seems normal, ballet class is consistent and blessedly diverting. When life is out of order, ballet class remains happily reliable.
Before we know it there will be turkey trimming and gift wrapping, but it's not all cheer this time of year. The holiday season is one of the most dangerous for all the furry friends in your life and it's important to recognize the imminent dangers they can face if precautions aren't taken.
I have always had a strong love and admiration for animals. From that, my dog has become a pretty important part of my life. In all honesty, pretty ...