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Feline friendly? How To Build Rap-Paw With Your Cat

This eye narrowing action by humans generates something popularly known as a cat smile: The so called “slow blink.”

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Can Cats Improve Mental State And Health?

Foster cats are being placed with people 60 and older, and researchers are evaluating the impact of the companionship.

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Poll: Pets Help Us Cope With Health and Emotional Issues

A curled-up cat, a tail-wagging dog, a chirping parakeet or even a serene goldfish may help older adults cope with mental and physical health issues.

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Tales Of Parental Caregiving: Cat On A Plane

As crazy-making as it can be to care for aging parents sometimes, there also can be moments of snort-stuff-out-your-nose hilarity.

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Baby boomer pet parents unleash their purse strings

Nearly 80 million U.S. households own a pet, according to the American Pet Products Association; of these, 37 percent are baby boomers.

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Is it safe to cuddle with pets when home sick?

This winter, when you are home sick with the cold or flu cuddling with your dog or cat may feel like just what the doctor ordered.

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