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More than 50 percent of dogs in the U.S. are overweight or obese and in danger of developing heart disease, diabetes and joint problems.
Starting Jan. 1, commercial airlines will be required to report the number of animals they transport annually and the number of pet deaths, injuries and losses that occur.
This highly contagious disease can be deadly if left untreated. Here are the symptoms to watch out for and what you can do to keep your canine companion healthy.
Cats are notorious for knocking objects off tables, coughing up hairballs in the worst possible places, and leaving dead critters as 'gifts.' It's just what cats do. [Video]
Animal Rescue Rush allows users to play a racing game on their smartphones while earning money for animal shelters.
A New York shelter hopes the matchmaking app can help rescue dogs find lifelong companionship.
A Florida State University professor has taken cat pictures shared on social media and plotted them on a global map.
Adjusting to life post-Iraq hasn't been easy for Stephen Simmons, but with his dog and cat by his side, he's climbing mountains and working to improve the lives of other veterans.
Istanbul is home to 150,000 stray cats and dogs, and Pugedon's Smart Recycling Boxes are helping feed them by dispensing pet food whenever a plastic bottle is recycled.
The reason behind that up-close-and-personal sniffing is more complex than you think.
The mobile app lets users input information about their pets' personalities and medical histories, and it creates digital lost-pet fliers that can be easily shared on social media.
What's it like to be a professional underwater pet photographer?
Lil Bub, Hipster Cat and others team up with Greenpeace to launch Cats Save Tigers, a social media campaign that promotes awareness of the plight of tigers. [Video]
Having pets can encourage empathy for animals in children, making it 'harder to eat animals,' according to new research.
There are many ways you can drive a dog nuts — and you probably aren't even aware of them. So if you want to be your dog's best friend, find out how you can fix your annoying habits.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.