Care2 will go offline for site maintenance July 31 at 9pm PST.
START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: Pets

Bunny Has Epiphany About Water (Video)

Does he love it? Does he fear it? This bunny wasn't sure how to feel about water at first, but his curiosity got the better of him. Related: So You Want to Adopt a Bunny (Photos) 10 Adorable…

86 comments

Quiz: Are You Ready to Adopt a Pet?

Thinking of sharing your life with a furry, feathered, or scaly loved one? Animal adoption is not for the fickle of heart. Taking stock of your own life is the first—and most important—step to becomin…

38 comments

Feng Shui for Pets?

What’s better for Fido’s wellness—having his water bowl near the eastern or western wall of your house? How about your cat’s scratching post—will kitty be more inclined to use it if it’s in the living…

52 comments

Where Medicine Fails, Man’s Best Friend Can Heal

By Anne-Marie Botek, AgingCare.com Editor Rick Phelps was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease over two years ago, at the age of 57. About eight months ago, an unexpected caregiver came i…

75 comments

How To Keep Your Heart Open When You Lose A Pet

I was only seven when my parents hired a chimneysweep to wipe out the cobwebs on our brick flue. They didn’t expect him to stumble into a nest of four baby squirrels so tiny they had veiny, bluish, ha…

480 comments

Teaching Kids Animal Compassion: Choosing the Right Pet is Key

by Dr. Tim Hunt, Contributor to Animals & Pets on Allthingshealing.com Children can learn so many valuable lessons by caring for a pet. Having pets at a young age instills kids with a sense o…

61 comments

Pet Loss: Matters Of Love and Death

Warning: If anyone says 'kitten' to my wife, she's likely to punch you in the nose. Consider yourselves warned. Fancy, my wife's cat of 15 years, died yesterday morning. She was at least 17 years …

137 comments

10 Fascinating Facts About Cats

By David Aaron Moore, Networx People love their pets. Be it a cat, dog, hamster or goldfish, most U.S. residents have some kind of non-humanoid companion sharing their home. According to a survey b…

153 comments

13 Uses for Wine Crates

Adam Verwymeren, Networx Wine boxes are pretty easy to come by and are quite useful around the home. Used to ship higher-end wines, you can get your hands on these pine boxes for a bargain price o…

50 comments

Saving Pets with a Pet Food Pantry

A couple of weeks ago, a blogger at Mother Earth News, Gwen Roland, posted an article with some wonderful stories of rescued dogs and shared a great idea for a way pet lovers can help dogs in need: by…

63 comments

meet our writers

Kara Foran

Kara is an editor for Care2's Healthy Living. She's happiest when engaging with creative, bright and loving people--whether they are the stranger on... more

people are talking

ahh mutts are just as precious and loyal if not better than any other dog...my dog is an official mu…

ciekawe pomysły, dzięki

We need to know and hear more of these stories. This is horrible and I must also say you are way TOO…

Yum, cucumbers! I love slicing them thinly on the mandoline, and infusing them into pure water. Some…