Although the benefits of e-cigarettes for humans are still in question, according to the Pet Poison Helpline, nicotine poisoning of pet dogs and cats is on the rise.
“I believe in our products and how good they are.” A pet supply owner put her money where her mouth is by living on dog and cat food and treats for 30 days.
When a couple gets divorced, it isn’t unusual for the parents to get joint custody of the children, including visitation rights; the same applies to pet dogs and cats.
The first week in May is “Be Kind to Animals Week,” a time of reflection and action in the name of animals across the country and around the world.
A study by a Tufts University researcher reveals that children in military families are better at coping with stress if there is a pet dog or cat in the household.
Will you be dressing your dog up for Halloween? You won’t be alone!
More animals enter shelters on July 5th than any other day of the year; here's what you can do so your pets stay safe and don't become a sad statistic.
Give Me Shelter, a documentary film about animal abuse, puppy mills, and other advocacy issues, will finally be released on home-video formats on February 24.
Should vegan-only menus be mandated at nonprofit shelters and rescues? See how one animal sanctuary is offering an incentive for them provide vegetarian meals.
Did you know dental disease is the most common problem that affects dogs and cats? Professional animal dentists have donated their time to help pets in need at Best Friends.
A couple of free online workshops feature invaluable advice by experts at Helen Woodward Animal Center and other renowned places — especially on how to get animals adopted.
A study by the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine reveals that children on the autism spectrum can benefit from pets in a number of ways.
Although there are still more pets than available homes, shelters and rescues are lowering the number through spay/neuter programs and various adoption events.
With record cold temperatures battering the Midwest, and the mercury dropping for much of the rest of the country, here's how to take care of your pets.
One of the co-founders of Best Friends Animal Society has co-authored a book titled The Power of Joy in Giving to Animals, an inspiring work for animal lovers.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that prohibits tattooing and piercing pets in the Empire State; his action is backed by several animal-rights groups.
Among other benefits, California’s A.B. 2056 gives pet owners a 30-day trial period during which they can drop a pet-insurance policy for a full refund.
A survey by the Human Animal Bond Research Initiative (HABRI) Foundation reveals surprising results after they asked a series of questions to human physicians about pets.
Don’t have the time to foster or adopt a pet, but want to help those in need? Here’s how to make a donation to shelters and rescues (and it doesn’t cost anything).
Infographic: Pets cost money, but how much will the animal cost over the long term? Take a look at the price of owning a pet dog or cat over several years.
An orange tabby cat named Buttercup was lethargic and suffering from a low red blood cell count; fortunately, a veterinarian in South Keys, Florida, knew of a potential cure.