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Where Do Cats Come from?

The world’s second most popular pet, cats have been part of human existence for thousands of years, but are particularly well-suited, as pets, for...

Dog Behaviorist: What is the Difference Between a Dog Trainer & Behaviorist

Dog owners are often faced with unruly pets, either as young puppies or adult dogs; however, not all problems stem from lack of training—in...
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What Makes a Dog Show Quality?

We have all seen those superbly groomed and manicured canines strut around on the show floor, but what makes a dog truly show quality?...
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Are you Obsessed with Your Pet?

Many would suggest that there is no such thing as obsession with a pet, and that pets are part of the family (even if...
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Working Cats

The common conception of the domesticated cat is that it lays about, purrs, and occasionally chases a laser pointer; however, cats can do much...

Volunteering with Animals

Animal lovers don’t always have the opportunity to have a pet companion in their lives, but would still like to be involved with the...
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7 Most Famous Cats

Unsinkable Sam: Unsinkable Sam, who was also known as Oskar, served as the ship’s cat on three German vessels during World War II, and...

10 Most Famous Dogs in History

Laika: Laika’s life started as a stray on the streets of Moscow; but as luck would have it, she was picked up for the...
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How Owning a Cat Can Improve Your Health

Cats may be aloof, and often seem like they want us to just feed them and stay out of their way, but owning a...

Top 5 Dog Parks in the US

Dog parks are a wonderful way to give your dog the opportunity to stretch its legs, especially if you don’t have a yard or...

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