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Springtime is a full of new beginnings, new births, and the refreshing return of green and color to the landscape. These photos of baby animals all came from readers posting in our Facebook photo...
Your pets are an important part of your life. Give them a special space of their own in the mudroom!
When humans can’t help a loved one, sometimes an animal can
My grandmother is in a nursing home and tells me her favorite days are when the dogs and cats come to visit. A kitty on her lap makes her feel like a little girl again. Animal therapy is used in...
It looks like these playful pets are in a rousing game of hide and seek or peek a boo. Our readers shared these terrific photos in our Facebook photo contest. Like us on Facebook and watch for more...
Readers love sharing their animal photos with us. These cute couples came to us from a photo contest on Facebook. We were all smiles when we thought a few of them brought a song to mind. What songs...
Should you have it?
I’ve had pets all of my life, and have had to make tough decisions whether to pay for treating a serious illness, or putting the animal down. These were cases where having pet health insurance...
Basic first aid for the dog is not much different from humans
Dogs get into tussles with other animals, and explore things they shouldn’t. As a result, they’ll often come home with minor puncture wounds and lacerations. Fortunately, doctoring...
Pygmy goats are becoming the new “it” pet for both rural and urban dwellers alike
The cutest farm animals come in pint-sized packages. Adult pygmy goats are about the size of a medium-sized dog, and are a nice fit for owners with limited space. Dori Lowell is the business...
If your pet becomes injured, staying calm and knowing what to do are key to saving his life. Read this tips and be prepared in case of an accident or illness.
When the kids say they're bored this summer, raise some tadpoles
It's great fun for both young and old to catch tadpoles and watch them develop into frogs. Steve Johnson is an associate professor of wildlife ecology at the University of Florida. He says the...