Wag! App Offers Unique Solution for Walking Your Dog

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“It is definitely unnerving to leave your precious pet in the hands of a total stranger, but Wag! has done its homework.”
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New Bill Would Allow Owners to Have Deceased Pets Buried with Them

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“As a pet owner, you want dignity and respect for your pet because they’re part of the family. Are we ready to allow them to be in the same grave together?”
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How to Manage Seasonal Anxiety for your Dogs

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Barkbusters, an excellent home dog training website, offers some tips on helping your dog through some seasonal anxieties.
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Photographer is Out to Break Black Dog Stereotype

In this Monday, June 8, 2015 photo, photographer Fred Levy poses with his dog, a 12-year-old rat terrier named Toby, for a photograph at his home, in Maynard, Mass. Levy, a pet photographer, first heard about “Black Dog Syndrome” in a 2013 conversation at a dog park. It’s a disputed theory that black dogs are the last to get adopted at shelters, perhaps because of superstition or a perception that they’re aggressive. The idea inspired Levy to take up a photo project on their behalf. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

“A dog shouldn’t be overlooked just because of its [black] coat,” said Levy.
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Young Boy Devotes His Summer to Getting Adoptions

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“You can’t put a meter on how proud of him I am. He’s the best person I’ve ever met,” said Kenny’s father.
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Shelter Dogs Make Modern Art to Raise Adoption Awareness

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“The shake of the paint reveals a remarkable exercise of freedom, where each drop of ink bears the stain of prejudice.”
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Study Says Wolves Have Better Disposition Than Dogs

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A study has found dogs to be kinder and more gentle than domesticated dogs.
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Dogs Just LOVE to Give Kisses!

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A cute video exploring some of the possible reasons dogs can be furry kiss factories.
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Man Quits Lucrative Finance job to Walk Dogs in the Forest

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“I thought, wow, there’s an opportunity here. I’d love to be out there five days a week,” said Hein.
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Scientific Proof that Non-Dog Lovers may Be Neanderthals

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Is it possible that along with being happier and healthier, we dog lovers are also more evolved than those who don’t like dogs?
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Dog Trained to Detect Cancer with 88% Accuracy

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“Having a technique with which to do these things with a higher degree of certainty would be a tremendous advance in thyroid cancer,” he said.
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A Veteran Fights to Save his Service Dog

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“It’s time for me to come to her aid,” said James. James served in the Middle East in both the late 90’s and in Afghanistan after 9/11.
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Dog Makes Unusual Friend during Walk on the Beach

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These two snuggle-nuggets prove that just because we may look and think different, doesn’t mean we aren’t all deserving of the same love and respect from each other.
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Give Back, Foster a Dog for the Holidays

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If you can take an adoptable dog into your home just for the holidays, you will be saving a life and helping animal rescue organizations.
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Abandoned Bulldogs Are Becoming a Problem in NYC

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“[The English bulldog’s] year-over-year increase in popularity fuels the year-over-year increase in the number of dogs we rescue,” says Laurette Richin.
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A Message to All from Hope for Paws

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With the cold weather approaching, abandoned and unwanted dogs need our help more than ever.
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Yellow Ribbon Campaign Hopes to Raise Awareness of Dogs Needing Space

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Tying a yellow ribbon around the leash you are using with you furry best friend is the simple idea being put into practice across the country by many dog owners. It is supposed to serve as a warning that your dog may need a little extra space. So the idea is quite simple, but it works.
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For Rent, but Only to Pet Owners!


No pets, no apartment. For Judy Guth, her tenants must be pet owners, if not they are not allowed to live in her North Hollywood, 12-unit apartment complex.
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The magpies escourted his fur – a pet portrait


The making of a dog portrait helps bring out layers of feelings for a beloved pet.
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The Pit Bull Problem

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Lori Weise, founder of Downtown Dog Rescue and Cornelius “Dog Man” Austin describe the unjust depiction and treatment of pit bulls in the media and society.
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