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July 7, 2015


sliced onion

Onions Are Toxic to Your Pets   

Raw onions contain sulfur compounds that are toxic to pets.

December 25, 2014


dog fetches newspaper

Here, Boy!

Dogs have been genetically encoded to understand human behavior.

November 28, 2014


hand with lit cigarette and plume of smoke

Cats and Smoking

Smoking causes health hazards to everyone around you, including your cat whose fur is a smoke-particle magnet.

August 5, 2014


Lounging cat aims whiskers up in the air

Why Cats Have Whiskers

Whiskers help our feline friends navigate their environment and sense potential dangers.

February 14, 2014


A tabby cat walking through a yard

Humpty Dumpty Wasn’t A Cat

You may have seen a cat fall from a tree or high rooftop. Ever wonder how felines can survive such great falls?

November 22, 2013


Close-up of a tabby cat's face

U.S. Cats Responsible For Billions Of Bird Deaths, Study Finds

New research reveals how many birds are killed by cats each year. The numbers will alarm you!

August 27, 2013


black cat close up with green eyes

Killer Cats: Cats Kill Up To 3.7 Billion Birds Each Year

As a cat owner and cat lover I can't help but be a little defensive. And I wonder: don't other pets kills wild animals, too?

March 13, 2013


shetland sheepdog puppy playing in the grass

The Power Of Cute

I've heard that owning a dog or cat can be a good way to deal with stress and ward off depression. Is that true?

December 6, 2012


cat staring at camera

Why Cats Bury Their Droppings

Kitty litter, cat box, automatic pooper scooper--an industry has built up around the fact that domestic cats bury their waste.

January 23, 2012


a cat bats its paw at a toy frog

A Cat “Flips Out”

Do cats' movements when they play with toys reflect how they would hunt in the wild?

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