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In ‘Vivian the Dog Moves to Brooklyn’ a giant dachshund adapts to life in the big city

In 'Vivian the Dog Moves to Brooklyn' a giant dachshund adapts to life in the big city

Photographer and illustrator Mitch Boyer has moved around to many different cities and schools since he was a kid, a trend that continued even when an adorable dachshund named Vivian graced his adult

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Children’s hospital opens family pet center so beloved pets can come visit patients

Children's hospital opens family pet center so beloved pets can come visit patients

Dogs and cats are there for us in good times, but we tend to appreciate them even more during the bad times, when they offer their soft fur to pet and give us unconditional love. Kids who need extensive

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Kids comfort & calm anxious shelter dogs by reading them books

Kids comfort & calm anxious shelter dogs by reading them books

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Family rescues an orphaned baby raccoon who forms an amazing bond with their dogs

Family rescues an orphaned baby raccoon who forms an amazing bond with their dogs

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HOW TO: Make a refreshing body spray to spritz on between summer adventures

HOW TO: Make a refreshing body spray to spritz on between summer adventures

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EPA Being Sued Over Flea Collars that Put Children in Contact with Dangerous Pesticides

EPA Being Sued Over Flea Collars that Put Children in Contact with Dangerous Pesticides

Photo by Shutterstock Children, dogs, and cats love to romp around the house together, snuggle for a nap, and play in the yard. Fleas are never welcome guests to the party, but the pesticide-laden

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Explore the Great Outdoors with Adventurous & Adorable Biddy the Hedgehog!

Explore the Great Outdoors with Adventurous & Adorable Biddy the Hedgehog!

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‘The Sticks’ – Recycled Rubber Fetch Toys With Hilarious Expressions

'The Sticks' - Recycled Rubber Fetch Toys With Hilarious Expressions

My family has a dog. A big dog. A big dog that likes to play. We also have a boy. And yes, like all boys, ours likes to play. But as most dog-owning families will tell you, roughhousing and dog play

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8 Questions To Ask Before Adopting A Dog

8 Questions To Ask Before Adopting A Dog

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Wool Felt Christmas Stockings from Hable Construction

Wool Felt Christmas Stockings from Hable Construction

If you’re looking for eco-friendly Christmas stockings to help ring in the holiday season, then a visit to Hable Construction is a must. Hable Construction’s wool felt stockings are handmade

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Make A Sweater From Your Pet’s Fur!

Make A Sweater From Your Pet's Fur!

Love your cuddly pet so much you want to immortalize him or her into a soft cuddly sweater? We do it with sheep and goat fur – why not cats and dogs? Allergies aside, the idea is nothing to sneeze

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Katie Mello Creates a Hilarious Star Wars AT-AT Costume for Dogs

Katie Mello Creates a Hilarious Star Wars AT-AT Costume for Dogs

Somebody (and I will point fingers) had way too much time on her hands during the weeks leading up to Halloween. This super-detailed, super-funny (and hopefully super-light) AT-AT pet costume was created

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FRAMEicariums: Living Ant Farm Art by Hugh Hayden & Katie Vitale

FRAMEicariums: Living Ant Farm Art by Hugh Hayden & Katie Vitale

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Hugh Hayden and Katie Vitale’s FRAMEicariums Turn Ant-Farms Into Art

Hugh Hayden and Katie Vitale's FRAMEicariums Turn Ant-Farms Into Art

Looking for a fun pet project for your tots that doubles as cool, conversation-starting art? Here’s an innovative idea for the most dynamically ‘alive’ art we’ve ever seen –

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Cardboard Cat Playhouses Amuse Kids & Kitties

Cardboard Cat Playhouses Amuse Kids & Kitties

We’re not sure who these hilarious and clever cardboard Cat Playhouses will amuse more — your child or your child’s pet kitty. These flat-packed cardboard feline abodes soar above and

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Loyal Luxe Cardboard Cat Chalet: An Eco-friendly Cabin for Felines

Loyal Luxe Cardboard Cat Chalet: An Eco-friendly Cabin for Felines

Another day, another eco-friendly cat house: following Jasmin’s excellent kitty condo post, here’s another sweet crib for your cat. The Loyal Luxe Cat Chalet was recently shown at the New York

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Wool Felt ‘Pet Portrait’ Sculptures by Artist Amelia Santiago

Wool Felt 'Pet Portrait' Sculptures by Artist Amelia Santiago

If you take into account the painstaking effort required to craft an exact, lifelike miniature of a favorite dog, cat, bunny or horse from 100% wool felt, you will have a deep appreciation for artist

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‘Eglu’ Eco-friendly Pet Homes from Omlet

'Eglu' Eco-friendly Pet Homes from Omlet

Bunnies aren’t great first pets for kids. Rabbits are closer in relation to bears than they are to rodents, they have sharp claws (if not clipped), and they tend to be aggressive if unwittingly

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