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How to Wrap a Cat for Christmas (video)

This ultra-patient kitty comes to check out all the wrapping paper and ends up being wrapped himself. What do you think -- adorable or is this a little too much holiday cheer? Related: Cat &am…

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How Strangers Saved Christmas for a Dying Woman and Her Cat

Sixty-five-year-old Joan Price of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, has only a few months to live. Price, who contracted hepatitis through a blood transfusion 40 years ago, suffers from cirrhosis of the liver…

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Early Christmas Miracle for Man and His Dog

There was something of an early Christmas miracle this week for Steve Alioto and his dog, Daisy. Alioto was living on a boat anchored more than a mile off Sausalito, California, with his best frien…

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Dog Gets 3D Printed Legs And Runs For First Time in Life

Derby, a handsome husky with incredible charm, was born with severely underdeveloped front legs. His first family couldn't take care of him, so he washanded over toPeace and Paws, adog rescue group…

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Holiday Shopping for People Who Don’t Want to Leave Their Dogs at Home

My dogs are practically professional shoppers. It's actually rare you'll find me somewherewithout one of them. Sanchez and Gina are 'career change' dogs from Guide Dogs for the Blind. Early socializa…

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9 Reasons to Be Thankful for Pets

As you brine the turkey, cheer for your favorite football team or, better yet, watch The National Dog Show this Thanksgiving week, take some time to be thankful for your pet. After all, your cat o…

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Giant Newfoundland Demands a Belly Rub (Video)

Sebastian the Newfoundland is none too happy when his owner stops rubbing his belly and he's not shy about expressing his feelings. Just listen to his hilarious whines and groans. By Laura…

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Can a Sport Save a Dog’s Life?

In June of 2014, Manja, a 10 and 1/2 year-old, high-spirited Sheltie, suffered a stroke or a seizure. At the time of the debilitating episode, she was already qualified for the Cynosport World Agility…

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Hike and Rock Climb With Your Cat? Yes.

I once had a cat who loved to take short walks with me in our neighborhood and I have another cat now who enjoys visiting neighbors with me. A friend who adopted one of my past foster kitties, Morocco…

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7 Things People Do That Dogs Hate

We love our dogs and consider them family. But that doesn't mean they appreciate everything humans enjoy. As responsible pet parents, it's important for us to learn their 4-legged language and communi…

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