People told me that my experiences abroad would shock me. That it would shock me in ways I didn't even know possible until I was abroad for a while. I...
My dog Minjay wet and disgruntled after our walk in the rain, but not wanting to go back inside either. Three days into this El Nino weather, and I...
Remember -- if your little furry is healthy and doesn't experience accidental injuries, you may not need pet insurance. But... if he does have a chronic medical condition or gets himself into "situations," getting hurt frequently, then a good plan could save your bottom line.
Dogs howling and teeth chattering were the sounds that split the night in Times Square late Monday evening.
After I got married and had two kids of my own, I vowed that I would give them the pet experience I never had. We adopted a dog -- an irresistible floppy-eared basset hound named Darwin -- soon followed by cats, each lovable in its own disdainful way.
How divine are these please!? Imagine artist Denise Fiedler in San Francisco collaging her life away!
"I wasn't sure what to expect from this poor boy and was preparing myself for a very lethargic and slow moving pup. Well, to my utter surprise, in walks Adalard, nub wagging, bounce in his step, and ready to receive and give love."
With so many of us animal lovers and pet owners out there, shouldn't we be including our furry friends among our top priorities for the new year?
We haven't had a lot of dogs over the years. Never more than two at a time. Our last Christmas dog was Rinaldo. It is our wont to go Christmas week ...
The new governor of Alexandria in Egypt, on his first day in office, ordered that the streets be culled of stray dogs. Ruthlessly, these innocent animals were gunned down one by one in a horrible massacre.
Sure, they're more work than cats. Sure, they make bigger messes (and bigger poops). Sure, they eat more. But they also have bigger hearts. They just want to love and be loved. And really, what is easier than that in this life? What other species wants love and only love, nothing in return?
The little dog with the satellite ears came to us from Los Angeles County's Lancaster Shelter. From the minute she placed her paws with the pink painted nails on the shelter bars and grabbed my finger, we knew we'd be taking her home.
Christmas is almost here! Are you guys ready? I just have wrapping left to do... that's more than I can usually say. Well, these animals are ready! They have their special festive hats, trees picked out and are willing and able to help you 'decorate.' Do your animals love to celebrate the holidays? I know my dog has her Christmas jammies picked out. :)
Luckily, United Airlines is making an effort to comfort weary and frantic passengers with the help of social media and some super special, super cuddly helpers. Their #UnitedPaws campaign aims to ease travelers with pet-therapy at some of the busiest airports this holiday season.
As an adult, I hear a lot about the stress of the holidays, from shopping and wrapping presents to travel plans and getting holiday cards done in ...
Reclassifying animals could be just the wake-up call this country needs. It's time to encourage respect for others, regardless of species, race or economic standing.