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Puppies Learning To Howl Is The Supercut You Need Today

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Puppies

17 Polite Animals That Have Better Manners Than You

Take note, humans, these animals graduated from the school of etiquette.

11 Ways Having a Dog Helped Prepare Me for Having Twins

Five years after having twin girls, I can say that living with and loving dogs has taught me the eleven essential truths of being a parent.<p>One of my wisest friends -- a devoted father of two -- welcomed me to the club of parenthood when I was nine months pregnant by stripping away the platitudes. …

Pets

Meet Rupee, The First Dog To Ever Climb Mount Everest

This rescue dog has accomplished more than most of us ever will.

Mountaineering

Behind The Scenes Of The Most Heartwarming Christmas Ad Of The Year

The John Lewis Retail ad was a beautiful animated production that probably made you cry, but the way it was made makes it even more special.

Animation

Somewhere In Turkey, A Wild Cat And A Fox Are Best Friends

Cats and foxes are cute on their own, but together, they reach a new level of adorable.<p>Take a look at this wild cat and fox's best-friendship, and tell us you don't agree.<p>This duo was discovered by fishermen on the shores of Lake Van in Turkey, according to BuzzFeed.<p>Photos of their friendship …

Teach Your Dog to Become a Photographic Model

Of all the activities you could engage in with your dog -- agility, nosework, or simply taking a hike together -- there's one that probably doesn't immediately come to mind: photography. Sure, we all have snapshots we've taken of our dogs over the years. But wouldn't you love to have beautiful, …

11 Pictures Of Tiny Dogs Wearing Couture

Pets

Your place to buy and sell all things handmade

Your place to buy and sell all things handmade

Puppy Goes For A Swim... In The Air

This little one is ready to go, no matter where she is! Put her in the air, and she flies. Put her on the ground, and she would probably run. Put her in the water, and she might just turn into a fish!<p>Wherever this Pomeranian puppy is and whatever she's doing, she is a fluffy bundle of cuteness to …

Would You Spend Eternity Next to Your Dog in a Pet Cemetery?

If you live in New York and you want to spend eternity in a pet cemetery next to your faithful companion, you’re in luck: Under a new regulation, all …

This Instagram Account (Full Of Bulldog Puppies) Will Revolutionize Your Life

Your world is about to be seriously rocked.<p>jmarcoz is basically the best Instagram account ever created by human beings. It consists of pictures of bulldog puppies, Frenchie puppies, and bulldog/Frenchie family portraits. If you don't like it, chances are you probably don't have a soul.<p>Now go …

Puppies

20 Reasons A Cat Is The Best Investment You'll Ever Make

We've given you plenty of reasons that prove that getting a dog can solve 99 percent of your problems, but if you've been on the Internet in the last decade, you know that cats can weave magic into your life, too.<p>And here's why.<p><b>1. It definitely has something to do with the proportion of a kitten's</b> …

WATCH: The Ultimate Compilation Of Animal Heroes

You're no stranger to cute animal videos. Let's face it, neither are we. We've probably seen five today already. Let HooplaHa make your day even better with a compilation of animals that move outside the box of "cute" and into a place of heroism. We guarantee you'll be awed, inspired and …

Men Dressed As Batman And Captain America Rescue Cat From Burning Building

Home Ownership

Buddha The Overweight Cat Uses An Underwater Treadmill To Get Fit

The cutest workout routine of all time!

Workouts

PetziConnect Lets You Interact With Your Pet While Away

Here's a device that could keep man in touch with his best friend even over distances. Designed as a Skype for pets, the latest product from Petzila …

Pet-friendly holiday tips – your suggestions

We asked you to share your pet-friendly holiday recommendations via GuardianWitness. From beaches where you can bring your pet to welcoming staff in getaway retreats, here is a selection of the best tips

Feed Pets On Demand With A Raspberry Pi-Controlled Food Dish

If you're away on holidays, or you just have to work late, you don't have to worry about your pets going hungry at home. This Raspberry Pi-controlled …

Robotic pet care: While you’re at work, this bot takes care of your best friend

Stuck at work doing overtime and not able to get home to feed your pet?<p>No need to worry; just pick up your smartphone. With the press of a button, you’re able to dispense food from Korean startup SinglePet’s hardware at home. The service even allows pets and their owners to interact through a live …

Losing a Pet May Cause Inconsolable Grief

<i>Gina blinked twice and did a double take. The neighbor's new dog looked just like Fluffy. But, of course it wasn't Fluffy. Gina fought to hold back tears. Her beloved poodle, Fluffy had died six months ago after a protracted illness, and Gina had been heartsick ever since. She couldn't stop crying,</i> …

Petco x Star Wars Pet Collection

It looks like Fido can finally get in all of the Star Wars action that’s been going down as of late. As you’ve been purchasing things like your Star …

Quest for the Best: Trained Pet rules

<b>Today’s Quest for the Best Trained Pet<br>Official Rules<br>August 20, 2013 – September 6, 2013</b><p><b>PRELIMINARY INFORMATION:</b> NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A purchase will not improve your chances of winning. Void where prohibited. The Today’s Quest for the Best Trained Pet Contest (“Contest”) will begin on August 20, …

Some Of The Many Things I Owe To My Pets. Five, To Be Exact

When I moved in with my now husband, we brought along my dog and two puppies. Dog, a male black french poodle (who happens to have seizures once in a …

Pets

Best pet friendly hotels: 10Best.com Readers' Choice winners

After four weeks of voting in 10Best.com's Readers' Choice contest, your votes helped identify North America's "Best Pet Friendly Hotel." The winners are:<p>1. <b>El Portal Sedona Hotel</b> - Sedona, AZ<p>2. <b>Red Mountain Resort</b> - St. George, UT<p>3. <b>The Benjamin</b> - New York City, NY<p>4. <b>Fairmont</b> - Washington, DC<p>5. <b>Hotel</b> …

How Attached Are You to Your Pet?

As adults, we lean on supportive friends, a spouse, and sometimes siblings to provide support and reassurance. Based on their results, study author Sigal Zilcha-Mano and his colleagues believe pets can serve the same function.<p>A research team from the School of Psychology, Interdisciplinary Center …

Pets

21 Cool Furniture For Pets

When you decide to take a pet into your home you basically agree to take care of it and to make sure it’s happy. This doesn’t mean you just have to …