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Veterinarians share 10 things you should never do to your dog

From giving them ice to play with to leaving them in a car, even for a little bit, here are some things you should never do to your dog.
The author with her puppy, Marshall.

I’m a pet sitter whose business has been decimated by COVID-19 — here’s what I’m doing to protect myself and stay afloat finan...

My experience is a microcosm of what all gig economy workers are experiencing. But you can do something about it.
Animal shelters are encouraging people to foster pets during the coronavirus pandemic.

Self-isolating alone? Animal shelters are encouraging people to foster a pet during the coronavirus pandemic

Fostering a dog or cat during the coronavirus pandemic can be beneficial for both pets and humans who are social distancing.
You can typically tell whether or not a dog likes you.

11 surprising ways your dog is showing that they love you, according to veterinarians

If your dog brings you their broken toys or tries to guard you while you eat, they could be trying to show how much they care about you.
A woman pushes a stroller with two dogs wearing masks along a street in Shanghai on February 19, 2020.

Hong Kong is warning people not to kiss their dogs after a Pomeranian tested positive for the coronavirus (though there’s no evidence dogs can b...

Health authorities say there's no evidence that dogs can be infected or can spread it to humans, but quarantined a dog out of caution.

Veterinarians answer 8 questions about cats that you’ve always wanted to ask

Does spaying your pet change their personality? Is it really OK to feed your cat only dry food? Here's what the experts had to say.
A six-month-old puppy has already been adopted off the back of the dogs on pizza boxes idea.

A New York pizzeria is putting photos of dogs in need of a forever home on its pizza boxes, and one has already been adopted

A Niagara shelter gave the flyers to Just Pizza & Wing Co. in Amherst, New York at 3 p.m. on Friday, and by Saturday, a puppy had been adopted.
You may not realize your pet is a bit heavier than they ought to be.

Veterinarians reveal 9 signs your pet could be overweight

Your dog or cat might weigh too much, even if you don't think they do. Here are the red flags you should be looking out for.
Having a pet can be rewarding, but also challenging.

Veterinarians reveal 10 of the most common mistakes pet owners make

Whether you have a cat, a dog, or an exotic animal, you could be putting your animal's health or happiness at risk with some minor and major mishaps.
Workers seen a near Qantas Airways jet at Adelaide Airport.

An Australian woman says Qantas killed her dog by leaving it on the tarmac in 100 degree heat during a flight delay

Kay Newman started an online petition in honor of her dog Duke to pressure Qantas into reviewing its pet travel policies.