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  • How dogs drink

    How dogs drink

    Two universities did studies on how dogs and cats consume water, and discovered why canines are sloppier drinkers than felines — read their report findings.

  • Dogs and porcupines

    Dogs and porcupines

    Smart as dogs are about some things, they’re not always noted for their intellectual prowess when it comes to investigating dangerous animals. Porcupines, for instance. More often than not, dogs rush in where fools fear to tread, getting a face full of sharp quills for their trouble. The North American porcupine is aptly named. His […]

  • Plan now: Your pets and preparing for the unthinkable

    Plan now: Your pets and preparing for the unthinkable

    When Ruby Wallace died, her little dog had no one to care for it. After hearing of Ruby’s death, her great-niece offered to take the dog in, but it was already too late. The small black Spaniel mix had slipped from the house when no one was watching and had been hit by a car. […]