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Puppy Saved from Being Eaten at Yulin Dog Meat Festival

Scout, an adorable puppy destined to be killed and eaten at the Yulin Dog Meat Festival, in Guangxi, China, was bought from a vendor, and saved from his fate by animal activists. The June 21 festiv…

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Farting Pit Bull Gets A Third Chance

Pit bulls get a bad rap, but usually not for farting. Misty, a golden pit bull mix with a charming white streak down her forehead, had an amazingly lucky break by being adopted out of a high kill shel…

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Don’t Like Pugs? You Will After This Weird Video

Pugs sometimes have the reputation of being overbred nose-breathers. The thing is, all dogs are beautiful. By the time you're done watching this lil' guy live the pug life, you'll fall in love. Tr…

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Most Dogs Hate July 4th. Here’s How to Help That.

July 4th is around the corner, along with the fireworks that inevitably come with this holiday. Almost all humans with dogs in the United States declare this day the worst day of the year for them…

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Dogs Wake You Up to Play. Can You Blame Them? (Video)

Dogs sleep all day, and everywhere. The couch, the floor, their bed, your bed, your lap -- you name it and they nap it. The second you fall asleep, however, sleeping is no longer allowed. Nap time t…

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Dog Shot & Killed In Own Yard By Police During Search For Missing Toddler

Last week, frantic parents in Utah called police reporting that their toddler was missing. The police arrived and immediately initiated a door-to-door search of the neighborhood. Unfortunately, during…

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Uh-Oh, I Was Caught Hitting My Dog!

I admit it. My friend yelled out "Lisa, why are you hitting your dog?"... during a game of tug with Gina. I wasn't punishing my beloved dog; I was rewarding her and building her drive. Tugging is n…

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Kitten Has Boundary Issues. Dog Puts Up With It (Video)

Let this be a lesson to you: if you want attention, keep nudging. Playtime means playtime, and the little kitty is not giving up. Related Has Your Pup Ever Been Skunked? Homeless Dreadlock Dog…

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Prozac for Pets Grows in Popularity, How Sad is That?

When my dog, Sanchez, was recovering from a slipped disc in his neck, for a short time he was on some of the same medication that my mother takes for her back pain -- gabapentin and tramadol. Fortunat…

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Has Your Pup Ever Been Skunked?

I always feel bad for skunked dogs and their owners. Recently, I felt special sympathy for one such pair, because the pair consisted of my Labrador pal Buster and me. We hosted a dinner party. Buster …

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I don't know. It's been de-criminalised here, that has made a huge difference.

I NEVER leave water running

mutts are wonderful.

So happy the cop shot himself, police officers are too gun happy in killing dogs without giving the …

The cooler the room, the better the sleep. I turn down my A/C a few degrees before I go to bed. It r…