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Omg! The Best Gifts For Music Lovers Ever! (2018)

The JBL Flip 4 provides the best dollar-for-dollar sound quality of any Bluetooth speaker on the market. The portable speaker delivers surprisingly …

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The Top 25 Smartest Dog Breeds

Did your pup make the list?<p>While all dogs make for best friends, some are, um, more lovably clueless than others. But when it comes to working intelligence (i.e. following commands), certain types stand out from the pack. After surveying almost 200 dog-obedience judges, psychologist Stanley Coren …

My dog is smart— so, why won't he come when called? | The Star

<b>I have a smart dog that excelled in obedience. We have an issue when I call him to me. He looks at me and keeps walking, even though he knows what I</b> …

Owners must surgically 'debark' loud dogs, Oregon court rules

This article first appeared on The Oregonian/OregonLive.<p>The Oregon Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday that a southern Oregon couple must quiet their incessantly barking dogs by sending them to the vet to have their voices surgically squelched.<p>The Appeals Court ruled "debarking" surgery is an …

Hotel apologizes for banning entry to Harvey victims’ dogs

The hotel parent company that manages the inn which barred a Texas family from lodging their three dogs after they evacuated their home as a result of Hurricane Harvey has issued a public apology to the family.<p>The InterContinental Hotels Group said in a statement Wednesday that it “apologizes to …

Rescue Dog Dies After Eating Cupcake Made With Sugar Substitute: Pup’s Death Prompts Citywide Warning

Benny was a 2-year-old rescue dog and the apple of his owner’s eye, but he has passed after a tragic accident. This is an accident that could …

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The dark side of the designer dog trend: Why it's cruel not cute

Designer dogs are more popular than ever before, however buyers have been warned it’s more cruel than cool to own one.<p>Many are left suffering from “intolerable pain” because of genetic defects as a result of unregulated breeding, peers have warned during a recent House of Lords debate.<p>They may look …

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She was walking her therapy dog. Ten feet away, a hunter took aim.

By Rachel Chason<p>, Reporter<p>“Today my dog, my partner, was killed at point blank,” the message began.<p>On Monday, Valley Calderoni and Markie Blackburn, colleagues from an animal rehabilitation center, had taken Calderoni’s 4-year-old dog, Kaoru, and nine other dogs for a walk that ended near Lake …

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Please Do Not Pet the Radioactive Puppies of Chernobyl

Fallout dogs IRL.<p>In the wake of the catastrophic Chernobyl nuclear power plant meltdown in 1986, people rushed to evacuate, and many were forced to abandon their pet dogs. Now, like some kind of atomic-age fairy tale, the feral descendents of those deserted animals roam the ghost towns within the …

Americans Will Spend More Than $60 Billion on Their Pets This Year

Owning a dog is more expensive than ever, but it's not just because average services are increasing in price. It's because pooches are increasingly being considered members of the family, and with that comes the luxuries of modern life, including upscale dining, luxurious hotel stays and tech to …

Golden Retriever puppy takes bath or shower every day by himself

Four-month-old puppy runs has a shower or a bath on a daily basis, and does it all by himself<p>Think of a dog and what comes to mind? Playing fetch, eating, and digging for bones?<p>Well, thanks to one remarkable pooch, our imaginations may now conjure them running baths.<p>Brady, a four-month-old Golden …

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Like People, Pets Are Now Living Longer

The high costs of medical care, the need for more exercise, and hoping to travel more; sound familiar?<p>It may be time to throw out the old dog years rule, you know, the one that says multiply a dog's age by seven to get his "human" age. A 10-year-old dog would be the equivalent of a 70-year-old …

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Los Angeles Lands America’s First Ever Dog Cafe Next Month

Get your pettin’ hand ready, because here comes America’s first official dog cafe, landing next month just south of Silver Lake. Called simply <b>The Dog Cafe</b>, the new space will arrive on April 7 to 240 N. Virgil Avenue, inside a strip mall right at the intersection of Silver Lake Boulevard and …

25 Genius Hacks That Make Having A Dog So Much Easier

If your dog eats too fast, there's a hack for that.

Let's Not Hug It Out With Our Dogs

We all love our dogs. But depending on how you show that love, you may be doing more harm than good, according to one expert.<p>Dr. Stanley Coren, a professor emeritus in psychology at the University of British Columbia, writes in a Psychology Today blog post that hugging a dog actually increases the …

How an L.A. Man Is Saving Dogs From the Yulin Dog Meat Festival in China

Ching literally dismantled the slaughterhouse, pulling up floorboards and ripping down walls, using the same hammers and machetes that were used to …

Marcel The Adorable Therapy Dog Brings Joy To People With Dementia

'Animals have such a positive impact on many of the patients.'<p>Marcel the adorable Corgi is proving to be an invaluable companion for people with …

Dog Adopts Kitten and Brings Her Home to Join the Family All on His Own

When a new animal joins the family, it is either a conscious adoption on the side of the new caretakers or more of a “they chose us” situation, …

These Dog Food Ads Are All About How Great Your Dog’s Poop Will Be

RPA’s “The Proof Is in the Poop” campaign for Halo dog food adds Poopsie the poop coil to America’s stable of anthropomorphic poop characters, right …

Pase, Pit Bull/Labrador Retriever mix (3 y/o) – Available for adoption from @bideawee • “He’s a big boy (65lbs) from Alabama.”

Pase, Pit Bull/Labrador Retriever mix (3 y/o) – Available for adoption from @bideawee • “He’s a big boy (65lbs) from Alabama.”<p>I don’t know him, but …

‘Emotional support dogs’ on planes more scam than therapy?

There’s not much that scares former Army Delta Force operator Josh Collins: not seven combat tours in in Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan, not getting …

Pet food goes upscale, with kale, quinoa and cage-free duck. But check with your vet first.

Americans will spend close to $30 billion feeding their pets this year, according to the American Pet Products Assn. That's up from $28.23 billion last year.<p>Driving the growth: premium, human-grade food that is organic, minimally processed, slow-cooked and loaded with previously niche ingredients …