The legality of owning exotic animals varies in the United States across state lines. Dr. Jennifer Scarlett with the San Francisco SPCA calls the country a “patchwork of laws”.
It’s an interesting topic many pet owners may not consider: do our pets have much in the way of a memory?
What happens if you predecease your animal and have not outlined plans for him or her in your will?
Diabetes is not a problem that just impacts humans. It’s becoming more common in the domesticated animal world, too.
Sunday marked the beginning of National Dog Bite Prevention Week.
Researchers have begun to pinpoint the evolution of dogs from wolves by using genetic sequencing.
Each year, we talk about kitten season – when shelters become full of orphaned or otherwise surrendered cats.
It’s not uncommon for people to think of some pets as expert mimics – birds, for instance. But according to a recently published report, there is evidence to suggest other pets do it, too.
After the recent Connecticut school shooting, a team of dogs was sent to comfort the grieving, driving home the point that therapy dogs can greatly benefit those in emotional distress.
A judge recently ruled that pet “foster parents” can tax deduct expenses such as food and medicine.