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Answers to 10 of the Most Common Questions People Have About Owning a New Puppy

Want to know how to potty train a puppy, how big your puppy will get or how much you should feed your puppy? We've got answers to your puppy questions here. Read More >


Answers to 10 of the Most Common Questions People Have About Owning a New Puppy

Want to know how to potty train a puppy, how big your puppy will get or how much you should feed your puppy? We've got answers to your puppy questions here. Read More >


Answers to 10 of the Most Common Questions People Have About Owning a New Puppy

Want to know how to potty train a puppy, how big your puppy will get or how much you should feed your puppy? We've got answers to your puppy questions here. Read More >


Answers to 10 of the Most Common Questions People Have About Owning a New Puppy

Want to know how to potty train a puppy, how big your puppy will get or how much you should feed your puppy? We've got answers to your puppy questions here. Read More >


Answers to 10 of the Most Common Questions People Have About Owning a New Puppy

Want to know how to potty train a puppy, how big your puppy will get or how much you should feed your puppy? We've got answers to your puppy questions here. Read More >


The Benefits of the Human-Pet Bond

Dogs and cats help improve our mental, social and physical health — and we have the science to prove it! Read More >


Why Cats Curl Up in Small Places

It’s more than just cute when your kitty naps in a box — it’s an instinctive behavior that’s hardwired in her species. Read More >


Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Girl and Service Dog

In a closely watched case, the Supreme Court has sided with a 13-year-old Michigan girl with cerebral palsy and her service dog, a Goldendoodle named Wonder. Read More >


What We’re Talking About: Crumbs & Whiskers Cat Cafe

Editor’s note: Have you seen the new Catster print magazine in stores? Or in the waiting area of your vet’s office? This article appeared in our March/April. 2017 issue. Click here to subscribe to Catster and get the bimonthly magazine delivered to your home. In late 2014, while volunteering at an elephant sanctuary in Thailand, …

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Pet Scoop: Dog With Heartbreaking Notebook Adopted, FDNY Takes in Abandoned Pup

Rhino Lightning, a dog who was left with heartbreaking notes from a little girl, is adopted, the Supreme Court rules in favor of a girl and her service dog, Frito the rescue dog is reunited with his siblings and more animal news. Read More >


Sick of Boring Litter Boxes? Here Are Stylish Alternatives

Editor’s note: Have you seen the new Catster print magazine in stores? Or in the waiting area of your vet’s office? This article appeared in our March/April. 2017 issue. Click here to subscribe to Catster and get the bimonthly magazine delivered to your home. Of all the home design elements we cat owners must address, …

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We’re Obsessed With Rocco the Old English Sheepdog

Editor’s note: Have you seen the Dogster print magazine in stores? Or in the waiting room of your vet’s office? This article appeared in our February-March issue. Subscribe to Dogster and get the bimonthly magazine delivered to your home. Rocco the Old English Sheepdog is mostly fluff. His owner, Erin Einbender, said, “He has to have …

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How Chunk the Pit Bull Helped Me Overcome a Breed Prejudice I Didn’t Even Know I Had

I always say I’m proud to be a “crazy dog lady.” But on my first day volunteering at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab, Utah, I had to face a hard truth: I was not as open-minded about dogs as I had thought. It happened when I went to Dogtown Headquarters at the end of my …

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8 Cats Showing That They Don’t Care What You Think

As humans, we sometimes care too much about what others think of us. As I grow older, I care less and less, and I fully expect to be one of those older ladies who just doesn’t give a a rip about what anyone says or does. I hope it’s sooner than later … not the …

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How Your Dog Can Be Anxiety Free

Editor’s note: Have you seen the Dogster print magazine in stores? Or in the waiting room of your vet’s office? This article appeared in our February-March issue. Subscribe to Dogster and get the bimonthly magazine delivered to your home. Chloe’s owners were never able to go out together. She had such severe separation anxiety that for …

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Teach Your Puppy Not to Lick

Is your dog a persistent licker or kisser? Find out why you should put a stop to this behavior — and how to do it. Read More >


Teach Your Puppy Not to Lick

Is your dog a persistent licker or kisser? Find out why you should put a stop to this behavior — and how to do it. Read More >


Teach Your Puppy Not to Lick

Is your dog a persistent licker or kisser? Find out why you should put a stop to this behavior — and how to do it. Read More >


Scottish Beer Company Offers "Pawternity" Leave to New Puppy Owners

BrewDog, a craft beer company based in Scotland, is offering its 1,000 employees puppy parental leave: one week of paid time off when they bring home a new dog. Read More >


Constipation in Cats: What Can You Do About It?

Cats are usually pretty good about staying regular, but every once in a while they too can find themselves getting constipated. It’s not any more fun for your cat than it is for you. Here’s some information on why cats get “bound up” and what you can do to help them. What are the symptoms …

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Pet Scoop: Baby Kangaroo Cuddles With Surrogate, Dog Survives Eating Toxic Gum

A kangaroo joey named Olive is being hand raised at the Bramble Park Zoo, a dog survives eating 52 pieces of toxic gum, a Florida survey shows good news for manatees and more animal news. Read More >


Books, Kids, and Therapy Dogs Come Together With ‘Be Like Bud’

Editor’s note: Have you seen the Dogster print magazine in stores? Or in the waiting room of your vet’s office? This article appeared in our February-March issue. Subscribe to Dogster and get the bimonthly magazine delivered to your home. Books, children, and dogs — can you even imagine a better mix? I spoke with Roxy Reading …

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6 Things I Do With My Cats’ Ears

Cats’ ears are magical. I swear they might be my favorite part of a kitty’s body. Wait — maybe paws are my favorite … but their bellies are so cute, too! How could anyone be expected to choose just one favorite part of a cat’s body. Impossible! Today, however, I’m focusing on the ears, which …

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What Every Pet Parent Should Know About Veterinary Specialists

My Miniature Poodle’s eyes used to water incessantly. I thought he might have allergies, so during a particularly bad spell I brought him to my veterinarian for an exam. The vet checked out his eyes and discovered something surprising. My dog had rogue eyelashes growing on the undersides of his eyelids. It was a genetic …

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Do Dog Health Articles Make You Obsesses About Your Pup’s Health?

I am mom to an 11-year-old German Shorthaired Pointer mix. Except for some arthritis in his back hips, his health is good. Yet every time I read an article about a dog disease, condition, or other health concern, I’m obsessed with the fact that Riggins is suffering from said issue and near death. Much like …

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