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Learning Good Manners At The Dog Park

It’s easy to get discouraged by humans these days. So much fighting, turmoil and hate. But there’s one place I go where I see great comradery.

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Does Your Dog Know Everything About You?

We’ve all had times when we feel ordinary, even invisible. No one notices. No one cares. But we’re wrong. No one notices. No one cares. But we’re wrong.

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Three reasons to adopt a pet right now

If you’ve always wanted an animal companion, or even if you already have a dog or cat but have room for more, now is the perfect time to adopt a pet.

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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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Laurie Stone with her dog Libby

How Dogs Can Teach Us To Stay Chill In This Insane World

Don’t we all feel turmoil in the air? There’s too much happening, too fast. The planet seems scarier and more chaotic than ever.

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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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