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Dog's skin condition caused by allergy to humans

INDIANAPOLIS (UPI) -- The owner of an Indianapolis dog rescue said veterinarians discovered a black lab's skin problems resulted from the canine being allergic to humans.

Robin Herman of the Lucky Dog Retreat said a black lab named Adam was in ...

How to Get Your Cat to Lose Weight

Overweight pets are often hard to get on a weight loss plan that works. While humans have lots of different weight loss programs and plans to choose from, there isn't exactly that same type of choice for your cat. Typically it is hard to even find...

Why Dogs Make Better Friends than People

Do you know why they call a dog mans best friend? Because if a man locked his dog and his wife outside the house all night long, the dog would still be happy to see him the next day. Isn’t that true? It seems that almost no matter how we may ...

Cats on Catnip - What's Up With That?

If you own a cat, and have not exposed your kitty to the wonders of catnip, you, and your cat, are missing out my friend! Watching a cat that is enamored with catnip is quite an entertaining event. Cats that are affected by catnip generally roll ...

Animal Island: How to introduce new baby to pets

Q: My wife and I are having our first baby and the due date is next month. We have a Chihuahua, a Pomeranian and two cats, and we admit that we have spoiled them. We are wondering what we should do when we bring the baby home from the hospital. We...