Parasites are an On-going Issue for Pets

Pet owners should remain vigilant to the threat of fleas, ticks, and worms in their pets. Some of these pests can be transferred to people, so controlling them is a matter of household health, not just pet care.

‘Borrowing’ a dog is the best thing I’ve done for my mental health in months

Breaking news: I have discovered a mental health hack that really works. No, it is not yoga, meditation or breathwork. Nor is it not limiting blue light time before bed. It is not even sleeping for 10 hours a night and taking two baths a day a la Dakota Johnson. It is a tiny fluff ball […]

3 Ways Owning A Pet Can Improve Your Love Life

Pets are considered to be part of the family for many households in the U.S., with around 66% having a “fur-baby” of some kind. Many studies have shown that owning a pet can be incredibly beneficial for individual well-being. However, recent research has focused on the intricate role pets can play in romantic relationships. While it […]

The superpowers of your dog’s nose

Dogs’ celebrated sense of smell does more than help them detect senses unavailable to humans. Noses are dogs’ window to the world, and their relationship with humans.

Globally, pet ownership is on the rise

Love of animals cuts across geographic and cultural boundaries, and pet ownership is rising around the world. Unsurprisingly, cats and dogs are the most popular pets. Learn more about global pet ownership trends from HealthforAnimals.

Are you a cat person or a dog person?

  A preference for cats instead of dogs can say a lot about a person. Or not. The research about pet preferences actually raises compelling questions.

Why is my kitten sneezing?

  Watching your kitten sneeze is a cute and adorable sight, but excessive sneezing can signify a severe illness if left untreated, such as respiratory infection, asthma, or sinusitis. Learn about the causes of excessive sneezing and treatment.

Dog & Human Friendship is in the DNA

The connection between canines and humans runs deep – all the way to the genetic level. Learn about the science that explains why dogs are such great human companions.

Why Do Cats Knead?

  Kittens and grown cats may knead for different reasons, but the behavior is deeply rooted and intentional. Learn more.