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The best medicated cat shampoo you can buy

Pets can have sensitive skin just like their humans. There are the best medicated shampoos to use on cats.

The CEO of dog-walking app Rover explains how expanding into cat care will help it reach $400 million in revenue this year

On Thursday, pet-services provider Rover announced its new cat-focused services in its first expansion beyond dog walking and boarding services.
A cassowary bird.

The giant flightless bird that killed its owner is now up for sale

On April 12, a cassowary killed its 75-year-old owner. Now, the bird is up for auction along with over 100 other animals from Marvin Hajos' estate.
Yes, that is a snake.

An 18-foot-long snake escaped captivity and climbed onto a roof, scaring neighbors

An 18-foot-long python got loose in Detroit on Thursday. The snake, Juliet, spooked neighbors, but her owner is grateful to have her back home.
He howl.

People are obsessed with this human-sized dog that’s pretty much a real-life direwolf

Meet Yuki, a giant wolf-like dog who was rescued from a kill shelter and now lives on an animal sanctuary.
A letter from Cassie.

Workers at the Denver International Airport are caring for a girl’s pet fish after Southwest Airlines declined to let her fly with it

Workers at the Denver International Airport are caring for a college student's pet fish after Southwest Airlines would not let the animal fly.
Giving a pet for the holidays can be risky.

9 reasons why you shouldn’t give your kids a pet as a present this holiday

A puppy or kitten might seem like a great gift right now but there is a chance that it will not be as great in the long term, according to experts.
The author with her husband and her dachshund, Finnegan (aka Finne).

7 things I wish I’d known before adopting a dog

Dogs provide companionship and unconditional love to owners all over the world. Despite the benefits of adding a new pet to your family, certain dogs can have more health problems, be more prone to anxiety, and cost more than you think. Here are seven things I wish I knew before adopting a dog.
There are a lot of costs to consider before getting a dog.

How much it really costs to own a dog

Owning a dog can be priceless, but that doesn't mean there aren't some costs involved over time. Here's how much it typically costs to have a dog from the moment you bring them home to the annual costs.
Senior dogs can make excellent companions.

10 reasons to consider adopting a senior dog instead of a puppy

When adopting a dog, there are a lot of factors to consider. And one of them is the age of the dog you plan to adopt. From having a calmer temperament to providing fewer surprises, here are some reasons to adopt a senior dog instead of a puppy.