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Your Pet on Pot? Not a Good Thing, a Pet Toxicologist Explains

Your Pet on Pot? Not a Good Thing, a Pet Toxicologist Explains

Apr 22
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has reported a more than 700 percent increase in calls related to marijuana to its poison center in 2019.

Forget Kibbles, U.S. Sales of Fresh Pet Food are Soaring

Forget Kibbles, U.S. Sales of Fresh Pet Food are Soaring

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Apr 4
Kibbles for Fido? Nope. These days he's getting diced chicken with sweet potatoes and spinach.

Labrador Retriever Most 'Pup-ular' U.S. Dog for 28th Year

Labrador Retriever Most 'Pup-ular' U.S. Dog for 28th Year

By Jennifer Peltz | Mar 21
Labrador retrievers aren't letting go of their hold on U.S. dog lovers, but German shorthaired pointers are tugging on the top ranks of doggy popularity.

Pets Have a Lot of New Year's Resolutions, Too

Jan 10
New Year's resolutions aren't just for humans anymore: 61 percent of pet owners have made a resolution for their dog or cat, according to new research.

Fitness Trackers Help Put Overweight Pets on a Diet

By Adam Pemble | Aug 23
A growing industry of gadgets for pets includes GPS trackers, automatic feeders, ball throwing machines for dogs to fetch, and self-cleaning litter boxes for cats.

Air-Conditioned Pet Huts Placed at NY Travel Plazas

Aug 10
Pet owners traveling the New York State Thruway now have a cool option for their dogs when taking a break from driving: climate-controlled, temporary shelters.

Canine Couture for Pampered Pooches

By Colleen Barry | Jan 19
Milan has long been the world's ready-to-wear fashion leader. Now, dogs are getting in on the Italian city's sartorial scene with a new line of haute couture for canines.

Veterinarians Seek Permission to Research Pot Meds for Pets

By Andrew Selsky | Dec 9
People anxious to relieve suffering in their pets are increasingly turning to oils and powders that contain CBDs, a non-psychoactive component of marijuana. But there's little data on whether they work, or if they have harmful side effects.

The Ultimate Mouth-Watering Dish: For Dogs

Nov 26
Chefs have created the ultimate mouth-watering dish - for dogs. While the dish looks good enough for humans to eat, the centerpiece is actually chunks of the company's lamb hotpot, cooked with vegetables and dog-friendly gravy.

TV Cat Guy, Jackson Galaxy, Out with New Book

TV Cat Guy, Jackson Galaxy, Out with New Book

Nov 12
Cat whisperer Jackson Galaxy has a new book offering soup to nuts on the human-cat bond.

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