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Life Lessons From Orchid: How To Balance Your Life

Honey Good | Posted 07.21.2016 | Fifty
Honey Good

You have helped me see the light dear Orchid Good. You did what I could not do. You figured out how I could rearrange my days. I am now finding myself relaxed and content. I am accomplishing my daily goals differently. It feels good. Thank you Orchid for helping me balance my time to satisfy my needs.

JFK Airport's New All-Animal Terminal Is Ahead Of The Pack

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 07.20.2015 | Travel

The dog and pony show is headed to New York's John F. Kennedy Airport. When a new terminal called The Ark opens opens next year, 178,000 square feet o...

Zeal, Veal and Veganism

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 07.20.2016 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

When my vegan friends and colleagues say that a vegan diet is categorically the best for human health, it is an excess of zeal. We simply do not have ...

When Your Dog Is Dying

Wayne Anderson | Posted 07.20.2016 | Healthy Living
Wayne Anderson

It started with a mild but persistent cough. At first I didn't worry, even though she was nearing 14 years old, Lucy had always been a tough little do...

Girl Puts GPS Trackers On Cats -- Reveals Late-Night Burger King Runs

Van Winkle's | Posted 07.17.2016 | Entertainment
Van Winkle's

Outdoor cats are known night-wanderers. It's in their nature to slink off into the darkness whenever the mood strikes. But where do their evening pursuits take them? 13-year-old Evahn Martinsen was so curious that she took to strapping a GPS as part of her school science project.

Mini Pig Meets A Pug, And It's Love At First Sight

LittleThings | Posted 07.17.2016 | Good News

When Charley brought home an adorable mini pig named Otis, he was a little nervous to see how Bella the pug would react to the newest family member. Thankfully, their owner filmed their first encounter because it's too precious for words!

Here's What You Need To Know About Pet Custody In A Divorce

James J. Sexton | Posted 07.15.2016 | Divorce
James J. Sexton

Across the U.S., it's mattering less and less whose name is on the dog owner's certificate, if indeed you have one, because pets aren't subject to the rules of property division anymore. Basically, much like custody matters work with children, decisions are going to be made based on the best interest of the pet.

Pot for Pets? It's Not As Strange As You Think

Natasha Ashton | Posted 07.13.2016 | Impact
Natasha Ashton

Working as closely with the veterinary industry as I do, I learn new ways that medicine for pets is keeping pace with medicine for people just about every day.

Dog Medicine

Rose Kumar, M.D. | Posted 07.13.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Rose Kumar, M.D.

When the Man waked up he said, "What is Wild Dog doing here?' And the Woman said, 'His name is not Wild Dog any more, but the First Friend, because he...

10 Things We Can Learn From Our Dogs That Will Make Us Happier and Healthier Humans

Lisa Zawistowski | Posted 07.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Lisa Zawistowski

Having taken a step back to observe my dogs and other dogs too, the following is what I believe they would convey were they equipped with verbal communication capabilities that we could understand. Dogs would tell you these 10 things...

Who Really Does Run the Roost at Nadine Johnson PR? Lupo Wanted to Share With Us That He Really is Top Dog.

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 07.09.2016 | Style
Suzanne Donaldson

A few weeks ago we stopped by the fabulously hectic office of PR guru Nadine Johnson to get the scoop on dog mascot Lupo. He's stolen every heart in the office, so along with photographer Kimberly M. Wang/ and Mindy Montney of Dog & Co, we dug further to see what made this dog tick!

Cody's Rules for Living

Irene Rubaum-Keller | Posted 07.08.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Irene Rubaum-Keller

My dog just died. She was my daughter, my best friend, my soul sister and my loyal protector. She wanted nothing more than to be near me. Well, act...

Abused Pit Bull Caitlyn Snuggles Up To Foster Family

The Dodo | Posted 07.08.2015 | Good News

Caitlyn, the abused pit bull whose mouth was taped shut, is on her way to a happy ending. When she was found over a month ago, her condition was di...

WATCH: Pet Photo Booth Helps Shelter Dogs Get Adopted

HooplaHa | Posted 07.08.2016 | Good News

Have you ever found it difficult to connect with a pet in a dog shelter? They are loud places where lots of animals are jumping, barking and competing for your attention. That's why the Humane Society of Utah decided to give each dog its individual chance to shine in front of the lights of their staff photographer, Guinnever Shuster, to show off its unique personality.

20 Pets That Make Millions for Their Owners

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.08.2016 | Business

It might be hard to accept that someone's pet earns more money than you do -- but unless you're really rich, it's true. From internet sensations, to movie stars, to commercial actors, to print models, cats, dogs and animals of all stripes have raked in millions -- or even tens of millions -- for their owners.

Tour America's Westernmost Pet Cemetery In Adak, Alaska

Julia O'Malley | Posted 07.08.2016 | Travel
Julia O'Malley

A couple of months ago, when I was in Adak, WAY out in Alaska's Aleutian Chain, working on a wild and woolly travel story a local woman named Elaine Smiloff took a photographer and me out to see the sights...

Touching Memorial To Dog Spreads Joy Of What He Loved The Most

The Dodo | Posted 07.06.2015 | Good News

The joyful spirit of a dog named Forrest, who passed away earlier this year, continues to live on in the place which had been his favorite throughout ...

11 Animals At Weddings Who Are Better Dressed Than Guests

The Knot | Posted 07.06.2016 | Weddings
The Knot

Because who can resist animal pictures, especially when they have to do with weddings?

Instagram 101: What Are "Feature" Accounts?

INK361 | Posted 07.02.2016 | Arts

Some of these gems are found through delightful accidents, so in these upcoming posts, we will share with you some of what we love and know in hopes of encouraging more people to discover and explore to their hearts content.

July 4th Safety Tips for Pet Owners

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 07.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

With a little advance planning, you can prevent problems for your pet over the July 4th holiday. It will be much easier for you and your family to relax and enjoy the celebrations if you're not worrying about your pet's health and safety.

Welcome to The Park Hyatt NYC Where Dogs Are People Too

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 07.01.2016 | New York
Suzanne Donaldson

In the city that never sleeps dog owners find it difficult to stay at a luxury hotel that allows pups to rest their heads. Since its opening last Augu...

Vegas Shelter Declares Intent to Go No-Kill

Rescue Idiot | Posted 07.01.2016 | Good News
Rescue Idiot

Long-time Animal Shelter operators at the nonprofit Animal Foundation announced plans for going "no kill" by 2020, announcing they plan to adopt the same model long touted by many of the foundation's loudest critics.

A Love Contract to Help Pets Deal With Parents' Breakup

Ann Margaret Carrozza | Posted 06.30.2016 | Divorce
Ann Margaret Carrozza

Sometimes the clearest and simplest laws need to be revisited because they produce unjust and unacceptable outcomes. This is certainly the case when it comes to determining custody of a companion animal upon the breakup of pet parents.

Great Dane Gets Comfy, Squishes Good-Humored Human In The Process

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 06.29.2015 | Good News

It's always nice to kick back and relax, but for this big pooch, it comes at the expense of his poor human's comfort. In a video uploaded to Faceb...

Mourning a Pet and Noah's Rainbow

Michael Gilmour | Posted 06.29.2016 | Religion
Michael Gilmour

People say goodbye to beloved pets everyday so my experience is hardly unusual. Probably most clicking on this blog post can relate. But viewing such loss through a theological lens is not so common. A rather trivial incident turned my thoughts in this direction.