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A Backwards Glance into the History of Cats

Have you ever wondered where "today's cat" came from? I have and so I began a little research on the history of cats. Apparently no one really knows when or how "the cat" first appeared on our planet. According to some sources it is said that ...

Pampered piglet gains worldwide popularity

AKRON, Ohio -- As divas go, Miss Piggy's got nothing on this porcine princess. A natural ham, the piglet poses for pictures as she munches on pears in her positively pink bedroom.

But her favorite food is, of course, pizza.

Penelopi lives with ...

Animal Island: Human shampoo no fix for itchy dog

Q: My 5-year-old Westie has redness on her paws and she is always chewing on them. Her skin is so flaky and her fur actually feels greasy sometimes, and she is always itching.

We tried a shampoo that said it was medicated for such skin, but it ...

Dog Arthritis Relief: A Pet Owner's Manual

Older dogs are most prone to arthritis and that’s the sad fact. Arthritis in dogs is very similar to arthritis in humans. And there are no absolute cures yet. The only thing that you can do for now is to manage the disease and make your dog feel...

Where Do My Pet's Fleas Come From?

To help answer the question of where do my pets fleas come from, it may be helpful to first explain that fleas are ecologically defined as external parasites and the word parasite in turn has a dictionary definition of an animal or plant that ...