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This Pet Food Bank Makes Sure Cats And Dogs Don't Go Hungry During Their Families' Tough Times

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.30.2015 | Good News

It's not just human family members who can go hungry, when times get tough. That's why Kim O’Konis founded a food bank for her area's pets, abo...

Kids With Dogs Are Less Likely To Suffer From Anxiety

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.25.2015 | Healthy Living

Here's one more talking point for your kids as they try to convince you to get them a four-legged friend: A new study published in the journ...

WATCH: The Adventures of Sullivan the Therapy Dog

HooplaHa | Posted 11.25.2015 | Good News

Do you ever wonder what it is like in the day of a therapy dog? They help so many different people in so many ways. In a new short series from HooplaHa and Inclusion Films, Sullivan's Travels, we get a pawsitively adorable look.

Happiness Wins: Three Reasons to be Thankful

Finnegan Dowling | Posted 11.24.2015 | Green
Finnegan Dowling

If you follow the news, you're probably aware of what an enormous crap sandwich the past few weeks have been around the world. In times like this it's easy to forget what a wonderful, beautiful place the world is and how many good people are in it.

Ridiculously Good Looking Dogs and Their People

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 11.24.2015 | Style
Suzanne Donaldson

Here at Mrs. Sizzle, we pride ourselves in being the "go to" fashion spot for discerning pet owners. With Fall in full tilt and dogs needing an ext...

A Letter Imploring Stray Cats to Requite My Affections

Juliet Kaufman | Posted 11.24.2015 | Comedy
Juliet Kaufman

I'm writing you with the intention of conveying my plaguing need for affection from you all. I've tried communicating these needs to your clowder, but you've all continually rejected my advances, wrongly classifying me as a threat.

The All-Star Dog Rescue Celebration Is Good Reason to Be Thankful This Thursday

Xaque Gruber | Posted 11.24.2015 | Impact
Xaque Gruber

America has 8 million animals in their shelters, and only half of those make it out alive. Troubling statistics like these, which only seem to multiply each year, were enough to keep Emmy nominated producer, and avid dog-loving activist, Michael Levitt awake at night.

Travels With Journey: The Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa Gets 6Paws and 4Wags

LuxEco Living | Posted 11.23.2015 | Travel
LuxEco Living

By Nancy and James Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World Pismo Beach California "It has to be one of the best pet-friendly ...

Tell Me If You Think That Owners Start Looking Like Their Dogs? Human + Hound Is Here to Inform That Question

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 11.23.2015 | Good News
Suzanne Donaldson

These pictures make me so happy! What's not to love about the Instagram account called Human + Hound, the brainchild of Melinda Montney o...

Have You Ever Seen So Many Rescued Animals in One House? Nancy LeVine and I Hadn't So We Had to Check It Out

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 11.23.2015 | Good News
Suzanne Donaldson

I have always had an eye on the Instagram account @Wolfgang2242 so when Nancy LeVine reached out to say she had just visited Steve Greig, the owner of that account, to do a shoot for her upcoming book SENIOR DOGS ACROSS AMERICA, I jumped up and down.

CCF participates in first-ever international workshop on illegal cheetah trafficking.

Dr. Laurie Marker | Posted 11.20.2015 | World
Dr. Laurie Marker

Under the umbrella of CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species), cheetahs were the sole focus of attention for three days in K...

Delta Is Making A Major Change To Its Pet Policy

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.20.2015 | Travel

Delta will no longer allow pets to be checked as baggage starting March 1, 2016, a change that'll make plenty of concerned animal lovers happy.  ...

Our First Baby Had Fur

Kathy Radigan | Posted 11.19.2015 | Parents
Kathy Radigan

We named her Samantha and went predictably crazy over our new addition. Many, many, many people made fun of how over-the-top bananas we went. I'll never know why.

Young Performer Rebecca Bloom of 'The Peanuts Movie' Gives a Candid Interview About Her Life

Ilana Rapp | Posted 11.19.2015 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

Wah! Wah! If you're my age (cough), you'll remember the Peanuts cartoon and Snoopy's famous way of talking. You'll also remember one of the Peanuts' gang, Marcie! In the recently released The Peanuts Movie, Marcie is voiced by Rebecca Bloom.

America's Cutest Rescue Dog Turned Philanthropist

Rescue Idiot | Posted 11.18.2015 | Good News
Rescue Idiot

There goes a saying, "every dog has its day," but today there are 16 lucky pups in the spotlight. Petfinder Foundation announces the winners of the My...

Listerine and Pets: Not Veterinarian Recommended

Donna Solomon, DVM | Posted 11.17.2015 | Chicago
Donna Solomon, DVM

As a pet owner and caregiver, be wise on where you seek your medical advice. Check out the credentials of the authors of the articles you are reading and scientific proof of their claims.

College Board Wants Me To Prove The 'Medical Necessity' Of My Medic-Alert Dog

Elle Shaheen | Posted 11.17.2015 | Teen
Elle Shaheen

To the College Board, the year is 2015 and young people across this country and around the world are taking the SATs with challenges. Rather than insisting that I prove the medical necessity of my service dog, how about working to design a test that is a measurement of what we are capable of out in the world?

Heavy Petting: Pets (Especially Dogs) Enhance Sex Appeal

Hal Herzog | Posted 11.17.2015 | Science
Hal Herzog

In a 2008 experiment, two French social psychologists had a handsome young Frenchman named Antoine approach 240 randomly selected women and ask them for their phone numbers so they could go on a date.

The Crazy Dog Owners Who Make You Seem Normal

Thrillist | Posted 11.18.2015 | HuffPost Home

America has always had a thing for dogs, and not just the coney kind. They're our best friends. They're our most loyal companions. And they give us all somebody else to blame when we fart. They're kind of the best. But dog owners?

Lost Three-Eared Cat Keeping An Eye Out For Owner

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.16.2015 | Weird News

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Here's Why Hedgehogs Are The Greatest Creatures On Earth

The Huffington Post | Minou Clark | Posted 11.13.2015 | Good News

Oh sorry, were you not aware that hedgehogs reign superior in the animal kingdom? Well, we have news for you. They do. They are just SO. DAMN. CUTE! B...

4 Reasons to Bring Your Dog to Myrtle Beach

Hope Kumor | Posted 11.11.2015 | Travel
Hope Kumor

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina boasts a lot of attractions and natural beauty. It's also one of the best beach towns on the East coast to take your dog ...

Life Lessons From the Last of the Litter

Lisa Smith Molinari | Posted 11.10.2015 | Good News
Lisa Smith Molinari

Moby is not a regular family pet. He is the pet of a military family, and just like military kids and military spouses, military pets must handle the challenges of a mobile lifestyle.

Can Pets Help You Live Longer And Happier?

Berkeley Wellness | Posted 11.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Berkeley Wellness

This isn't to say that you should go out and adopt a dog just because you think he'll help you avoid a heart attack. But even if your pets don't necessarily bring more life to your heart, they'll definitely bring more heart to your life.

A Cat By Any Other Name

Renee Fisher | Posted 11.10.2015 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

Let's make a few things clear. I am not a cat person. If you go into my house and see a cat, it's because she is cat-sitting.