Though family members and friends may adore your dog, they probably don't love when he jumps all over them they second they walk through your door. If the sheer thrill of a visitor arriving at your house
These festive gifts are perfect for your four-legged family members. From high-tech toys to delicious treats and stylish accessories, we're sharing our favorite holiday gifts for all the furry friends
Songbirds Aren't Singing the Same Tune: Researchers Suggest Each Bird's Song Is Determined by Genetics
Unless you're a bonafide bird expert, telling songbirds apart while in the wild can be tricky—some of their tunes are so strikingly similar that only a trained ear could discern the minute differences.
Many dog parents already know their pets communicate with them, but what exactly are they trying to say? A speech-language pathologist with an 18-month-old dog is working to find out, and she's already
This text has been adapted and expanded from Girls and Their Cats by BriAnne Wills with Elyse Moody, published by Chronicle Books, 2019. Forget all the clichés. A modern cat lady is any woman—young or
True "cat ladies" take pride in the moniker. In the latest book Girls and Their Cats, author BriAnne Wills and contributor Elyse Moody celebrate the concept of "cat ladies" by spotlighting 50 women from
More than 29 million Americans plan to create or buy more than just one Halloween costume this year. In addition to choosing an outfit for themselves, they also plan to dress their furry friends in spooky
For those who have been dreaming of welcoming a dog into their homes for years, new research published by the American Heart Association might be the nudge they need to actually adopt a new family member
Discover the best bird seed for your feeders, from sunflower and safflower to millet and nyjer. A variety of seeds will attract the greatest variety of birds, whether the goal is to have cardinals, finches,
Dogs bring joy and love to our families. We look forward to seeing our pup at the end of a long day, and that sloppy kiss we receive in their greeting is the best part of coming home. "Licking, which confuse
Cats have a reputation for being fiercely independent—ask any cat lover, and they'll tell you that some kitties rarely show any interest in playing with them or showing them affection, save for mealtime.
Cats sleep two-thirds of their life away. That's sixteen hours or more each day spent in catnaps curled in the sun atop a windowsill perch, wall-mounted shelf, or basket—this means our feline friends more
The backyard is a wonderful place for your dog to get in daily exercise. Though we may think that letting our dogs roam free within the confines of our yard is perfectly safe, there are dangers that could