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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.
Bringing home your dog is exciting, but it can be stressful for the dog.

10 useful tips for bringing home a new dog

Adopting a dog can be exciting, but there are a few important things to do before, during, and after taking them home. Here are some tips for bringing home a dog and introducing it into your home.
Taking care of a dog is a big responsibility.

10 signs you’re not ready for a dog, even if you think you are

Getting a dog is a huge responsibility. Not only time-wise but also financially. Here are 10 signs you shouldn't get a dog, even if you want one.