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    More single men are cat owners

    More single men are cat owners

    In the past, single guys who owned cats have experienced a bit of a stigma, "they aren't as manly as dog owners", but we are putting that rumor to rest.
    In the past, single guys who owned cats have experienced a bit of a stigma, "they aren't as manly as dog owners", but we are putting that rumor to rest.
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    Bogus online breeders selling sick dogs

    Bogus online breeders selling sick dogs

    A lot of people turn to the Internet to find a new pet, especially rare dog breeds, but buyer beware.
    A lot of people turn to the Internet to find a new pet, especially rare dog breeds, but buyer beware: Scammers and bad news breeders have picked up on the trend and are now costing families hundreds of dollars and immeasurable heartbreak.
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    Prevent your pet from food poisoning

    Prevent your pet from food poisoning

    We all know the dangers of food poisoning and how important it is to properly handle and prepare food, but it isn't just you and your family you need to protect. Your pets need to be protected too.
    We all know the dangers of food poisoning and how important it is to properly handle and prepare food, but it isn't just you and your family you need to protect. Your pets need to be protected too.
  • Turn your fear of spiders into fascination

    Turn your fear of spiders into fascination

    Just the sight of a tarantula can cause some people to freak out. But contrary to popular belief, these large, hairy arachnids are not nearly as harmful as many people think.
    Just the sight of a tarantula can cause some people to freak out. But contrary to popular belief, these large, hairy arachnids are not nearly as harmful as many people think.
  • Hypoallergenic dog breeds

    Hypoallergenic dog breeds

    If you have allergies but still want a pet, these dog breeds may be the perfect companion!
    If you have allergies but still want a pet, Pet Pro Luciano Aguilar says these dog breeds may be the perfect companion for you!
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    Stuffing free dog toy: Does it work?

    Stuffing free dog toy: Does it work?

    Does your dog destroy a new toy minutes after you give it to them? Does it leaves stuffing all over your floor? The Stuff Free Dog Toy claims to change that, but does it work?
    Does your dog destroy a new toy minutes after you give it to them? Does it leaves stuffing all over your floor? The Stuff Free Dog Toy claims to change that, but does it work?
  • Pet Pro: Size matters

    Pet Pro: Size matters

    Dogs come in all shapes and sizes, but how can you tell if a big dog, small dog or maybe one in between is right for your family?
    Dogs come in all shapes and sizes, but how can you tell if a big dog, small dog or maybe one in between is right for your family?
  • Wrangler: Must love frogs

    Frog Fancy: A visit to a Hollywood animal wrangler

    As one of the movie industry's top exotic animal wranglers, Jules Sylvester has a huge collection of creatures that slither, crawl, wiggle, and, of course, hop.
    As one of the movie industry's top exotic animal wranglers, Jules Sylvester has a huge collection of creatures that slither, crawl, wiggle, and, of course, hop.
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    Stem cell therapy used in dogs

    Stem cell therapy used in dogs

    Stem cell therapy can be a very controversial issue, but now some veterinarians are using new techniques to harvest those cells.
    Stem cell therapy can be a very controversial issue, but now some veterinarians are using new techniques to harvest those cells.
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    Protect your dog from drowning

    Protecting your dog from drowning

    Each year, approximately 40,000 pets die due to drowning and it's something that Dr. Michelle Mayers says can happen in a matter of seconds.
    Each year, approximately 40,000 pets die due to drowning and it's something that Dr. Michelle Mayers says can happen in a matter of seconds.
  • How to get over your fear of dogs

    How to get over your fear of dogs

    You may be surprised by how many adults suffer from cynophobia or the fear of dogs. Quite often their anxiety is caused by a negative experience they had with a dog as a child.
    You may be surprised by how many adults suffer from cynophobia or the fear of dogs. Quite often their anxiety is caused by a negative experience they had with a dog as a child.
  • Best dog breeds for a family

    Best dog breeds for a family

    With 175 different breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club, that's a whole lot of dogs to choose from! So what breed of pooch might appeal to your family?
    Did you know every dog has a distinct personality based on its breed? And with 175 different breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club, that's a whole lot of dogs to choose from! So what breed of pooch might appeal to your family?
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    Deadly dog virus sweeping the nation

    Deadly dog virus sweeping the nation

    An alert for pet owners. A deadly virus is attacking dogs, killing them in a matter of days.
    An alert for pet owners. A deadly virus is attacking dogs, killing them in a matter of days.
  • Should you dress up your pet?

    Should you dress up your pet?

    Dog clothes are cute, but chances are they're more fun for us to look at then they are for the dog to wear. Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, explores the world of canine couture!
    Dog clothes are cute, but chances are they're more fun for us to look at then they are for the dog to wear. Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, explores the world of canine couture!

  • Dog-nappings up by 32 percent

    Dog-napping up by 32 percent

    There's big money in stolen pets, and more crooks than ever are cashing in. Our own Leeza Gibbons shares her heartbreaking story and advice from the LAPD on how to keep your furry family members safe.
    There's big money in stolen pets, and more crooks than ever are cashing in. Our own Leeza Gibbons shares her heartbreaking story and advice from the LAPD on how to keep your furry family members safe.
  • The right collar for your dog

    The right collar for your dog

    Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, explains how to select a collar that works for your dog.
    Many dog owners get in a quandary choosing collars for their pets. Not to mention, some dogs just love to wriggle out of their collars. What can you do? Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, explains how to select a collar that works for your dog.
  • Sweet on scorpions

    Sweet on scorpions

    Many people wig out over creatures that have lots of legs. But that's not the case for our exotic animals expert, Jules Sylvester, and it doesn't have to be for you, either.
    Many people wig out over creatures that have lots of legs. But that's not the case for our exotic animals expert, Jules Sylvester, and it doesn't have to be for you, either.
  • Should your pet sleep with you?

    Should your pet sleep with you?

    Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, reveals some different sleeping options for dogs so that everyone in the house gets a good night's rest.
    Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, reveals some different sleeping options for dogs so that everyone in the house gets a good night's rest.
  • Giving retired police dogs a good home

    Giving retired police dogs a good home

    We've all heard dogs referred to as ‘man's best friend.' That also includes in battle. Today there are over 2,500 military dogs deployed with American troops overseas.
    We've all heard dogs referred to as ‘man's best friend.' That also includes in battle. Today there are over 2,500 military dogs deployed with American troops overseas.
  • Best shampoos for your pet

    Chemicals in some shampoos could be bad for your pet's coat

    Few things reek like the smell of a dirty dog. While it may be tempting to douse your pet in your favorite floral-scented shampoo, you can actually make matters worse.
    Few things reek like the smell of a dirty dog. While it may be tempting to douse your pet in your favorite floral-scented shampoo, you can actually make matters worse.
  • Getting your dog involved in diving

    Getting your dog involved in diving

    If you're looking for a fun way to connect with your canine, consider signing your dog up for a water sport called dock diving.
    If you're looking for a fun way to connect with your canine, consider signing your dog up for a water sport called dock diving.
  • Raise funds with 'Doggy Dollars'

    Raise funds with 'Doggy Dollars'

    Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, has gone beyond the regular script and turned fundraising for his children's school district into a successful "pet" project! See how he did it.
    Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, has gone beyond the regular script and turned fundraising for his children's school district into a successful "pet" project! See how he did it.
  • Pros and Cons of a ball python

    Pros and Cons of a ball python

    Believe it or not more and more Americans want reptiles! That's according to our exotic animal expert, Jules Sylvester.
    Believe it or not more and more Americans want reptiles! That's according to our exotic animal expert, Jules Sylvester.
  • Woman trades in hamsters for 150 tarantulas

    Woman keeps more than 150 pet spiders

    Most people want to get spiders out of their homes. But Anette Pillau has more than 150 of them in hers, and she loves every one.
    Most people want to get spiders out of their homes. But Anette Pillau has more than 150 of them in hers, and she loves every one.
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    Buying pet meds at your pharmacy

    Buying pet medicine at your local pharmacy

    Some retail stores like Target and Rite Aid offer customers the opportunity to have their pets prescriptions filled in-store, but some veterinarians warn against it.
    Some retail stores like Target and Rite Aid offer customers the opportunity to have their pets prescriptions filled in-store, but some veterinarians warn against it.
  • Advice on feeding pet reptiles

    Advice on feeding pet reptiles

    Have you ever thought about owning a pet reptile? Not for everyone but if you do keep in mind they do require a specific kind of culinary care.
    Have you ever thought about owning a pet reptile? Not for everyone but if you do keep in mind they do require a specific kind of culinary care.
  • Picking the perfect groomer for your pet

    Picking the perfect groomer for your pet

    Whether you need your pet bathed or a fresh manicure, the most dedicated of dog owners choose a groomer as carefully as they would a day care.
    Whether you need your pet bathed or a fresh manicure, the most dedicated of dog owners choose a groomer as carefully as they would a day care.
  • WATCH: Water-skiing squirrel

    Skiing squirrel focuses on water safety after trainer's husband drowns

    People howl with laughter when Twiggy the Water Skiing Squirrel dons his bright orange life jacket, hops aboard his custom squirrel skis and takes to the wake.
    People howl with laughter when Twiggy the Water Skiing Squirrel dons his bright orange life jacket, hops aboard his custom squirrel skis and takes to the wake. But his purpose is more than sheer entertainment.
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    Advice on preventing cats from destroying furniture

    Advice on preventing cats from destroying furniture

    There's nothing cuter than a new kitten, until it uses your sofa or chair as a scratching post leaving it shredded.
    There's nothing cuter than a new kitten, until it uses your sofa or chair as a scratching post leaving it shredded.
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    Microchips help track missing pets

    Microchips help track lost or stolen pets

    According to the American Kennel Club, more dogs are being stolen by the year. Microchipping your pet is the best way to increase your chances of being reunited.
    According to the American Kennel Club, more dogs are being stolen by the year. Microchipping your pet is the best way to increase your chances of being reunited.
  • Reptiles can make low maintenance pets

    Reptiles can make low maintenance pets

    We recently tagged along with our exotic animal expert who ran into one of America's favorites and it's a biggie!
    We recently tagged along with our exotic animal expert who ran into one of America's favorites and it's a biggie!
  • Road rules for your pets

    Road rules for your pets

    Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar has some advice to help you avoid the bumps in the road.
    Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar has some advice to help you avoid the bumps in the road.
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    Have you been duped by a fake service dog?

    Have you been duped by a fake service dog?

    Tuesday, February 25 2014 4:36 PM EST2014-02-25 21:36:02 GMT
    Service dogs come in all shapes, sizes and breeds. They help the disabled live an independent life.
    Service dogs come in all shapes, sizes and breeds. They help the disabled live an independent life. Most of us have seen one wearing a special vest, collar or harness. What you may not realize is that some of these dogs are actually wearing a bogus badge and are not service dogs at all.
  • 'Cat Cams' allow animal lovers to play with shelter pets

    'Cat Cams' introduce animal lovers to play with shelter pets

    You can find just about anything online these days, and now animal lovers have a new website to add to their favorites.
    You can find just about anything online these days, and now animal lovers have a new website to add to their favorites.
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    Are we feeding our pets the wrong food?

    Are we feeding our pets the wrong food?

    We feed our pets all kinds of food, for all kinds of reasons, but is what you're feeding them doing more harm than good?
    We feed our pets all kinds of food, for all kinds of reasons, but is what you're feeding them doing more harm than good?
  • Do guinea pigs make good pets?

    Do guinea pigs make good pets?

    Looking for a first pet for your child or live in an apartment that doesn't allow dogs or cats? You might want to consider getting a guinea pig
    Looking for a first pet for your child or live in an apartment that doesn't allow dogs or cats? You might want to consider getting a guinea pig
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    Dog gets mobile with wheelchair

    Dog gets mobile with wheelchair

    Around 12-years-old, Pepper started having trouble getting around - aging nerves were the culprit. But not even surgery could repair them and physical therapy didn't change things much.
    Around 12-years-old, Pepper started having trouble getting around - aging nerves were the culprit. But not even surgery could repair them and physical therapy didn't change things much.
  • What kind of pet is a chameleon?

    What kind of pet is a chameleon?

    Looking for a pet that's not only out of the ordinary - but truly extraordinary? Try a chameleon!
    Looking for a pet that's not only out of the ordinary - but truly extraordinary? Try a chameleon!
  • Pet pampering businesses are booming

    Pet pampering businesses are booming

    Each year, millions of dollars are spent on pampered pets. Whether it's designer clothes or collars, some of the biggest trends in the animal world are starting to become the norm.
    Each year, millions of dollars are spent on pampered pets. Whether it's designer clothes or collars, some of the biggest trends in the animal world are starting to become the norm.
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    Support groups help owners cope with loss of pet

    Support groups help owners cope with loss of pet

    More than 165 million people across the country own pets according to the Humane Society of the United States. Many of us treat them like beloved members of our family.
    More than 165 million people across the country own pets according to the Humane Society of the United States. Many of us treat them like beloved members of our family. So, when age or illness forces us to part with our pets – it can be a bit overwhelming. But there are things you can do before and after your pet's death to cope with your grief.
  • Acupuncture for your pets

    Could acupuncture cure your ailing pet?

    Acupuncture is an alternative therapy used to treat everything from anxiety to aches and pains, and now it is being used on pets.
    Acupuncture is an alternative therapy used to treat everything from anxiety to aches and pains, and now it is being used on pets.
  • Pet Pro: Doggy door training

    Pet Pro: Doggy door training

    Leeza Gibbons invited America Now Pet Pro Luciano Aguilar to her house to teach her new dog, Biggie, the ins and outs of doggy doors.
    Leeza Gibbons invited America Now Pet Pro Luciano Aguilar to her house to teach her new dog, Biggie, the ins and outs of doggy doors.
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    Periodontal disease very common in dogs and cats

    Periodontal disease very common in dogs and cats

    Can you imagine what your teeth would look or feel like if you never brushed them? Unfortunately, that is the case for most dogs and cats, eventually developing painful dental disease.
    Can you imagine what your teeth would look or feel like if you never brushed them?  Unfortunately, that is the case for most dogs and cats, eventually developing painful dental disease.
  • How to keep your dog safe while traveling in a car

    How to keep your dog safe while traveling in a car

    You wouldn't let your child roam free in the car while you're driving and you shouldn't let your dog do it either.
    You wouldn't let your child roam free in the car while you're driving and you shouldn't let your dog do it either.
  • What you need to know before buying a dog for protection

    What you need to know before buying a dog for protection

    Criminals know that confronting a dog is much more hazardous than dealing with an alarm. Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, is here with important details about getting a dog for protection.
    Criminals know that confronting a dog is much more hazardous than dealing with an alarm. Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, is here with important details about getting a dog for protection.
  • What's making our pets fat?

    What's making our pets fat?

    Humans aren't the only ones impacted by the obesity epidemic, it seems. Our pets are also getting fatter and fatter.
    Humans aren't the only ones impacted by the obesity epidemic, it seems. Our pets are also getting fatter and fatter.
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    Let sleeping dogs lie, but not on your bed

    Let sleeping dogs lie, but not on your bed

    There's an old saying that goes "If you lie down with dogs, you get up with fleas." Turns out, this can be quite literal and fleas may not be the only thing you get up with.
    There's an old saying that goes "If you lie down with dogs, you get up with fleas." Turns out, this can be quite literal and fleas may not be the only thing you get up with.
  • Agility training is the fastest growing dog sport

    Agility training is the fastest growing dog sport

    If you're looking for a fun and exciting way to spend time with your dog, you should definitely consider agility training.
    If you're looking for a fun and exciting way to spend time with your dog, you should definitely consider agility training.
  • How to make your own dog food

    Make your own dog food

    Lots of people feed homemade food to their dogs, but Pet Pro Luciano Aguilar says it could be missing vital ingredients every dog needs for good health. Here are some tips for a homemade mix!
    Lots of people feed homemade food to their dogs, but Pet Pro Luciano Aguilar says it could be missing vital ingredients every dog needs for good health. Here are some tips for a homemade mix!
  • Best cat breeds for a family

    The friendliest cat breeds for a family

    If you're looking for the purr-fect pet for your home—or your personality—we've got a real treat for you!
    If you're looking for the purr-fect pet for your home—or your personality—we've got a real treat for you! America Now recently visited one of the largest cat shows in the country to meet some of the kitties that might be the most compatible.
  • Pedi Paws: Does it Work?

    Pedi Paws: Does it Work?

    One of the most intimidating aspects of being a pet owner is clipping your dog or cat's nails. We found a product that promises to reduce the risk of pain for pets and calm the nerves of owners. But does it work?
    One of the most intimidating aspects of being a pet owner is clipping your dog or cat's nails. We found a product that promises to reduce the risk of pain for pets and calm the nerves of owners. But does it work?
  • Puppy proofing your home

    Puppy proofing your home

    Millions of American households have at least one dog. But many of these homes are canine danger zones. Our pet pro Luciano Aguilar shares what you need to know to doggy-proof your house.
    Millions of American households have at least one dog. But many of these homes are canine danger zones. Our pet pro Luciano Aguilar shares what you need to know to doggy-proof your house.
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    Neuticles could restore your neutered pet's 'manhood'

    Neuticles could restore your neutered pet's 'manhood'

    For the animal lover worried about how neutering will affect their pet's personality and their appearance, there's a semi-solid solution for their concern called a neuticle.
    For the animal lover worried about how neutering will affect their pet's personality and their appearance, there's a semi-solid solution for their concern called a neuticle.
  • Can your cat compete?

    Can your cat compete?

    Lots of people have beautiful cats lounging around the house as pets. But did you ever suspect yours might be a prize winner in disguise? You never know.
    Lots of people have beautiful cats lounging around the house as pets. But did you ever suspect yours might be a prize winner in disguise? You never know.
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    Prisoners train service dogs for handicapped citizens

    Prisoners train service dogs for handicapped citizens

    Early training will stick with a dog throughout their lifetime. It's not the training these dogs received that will stand out, but who is doing the training.
    Early training will stick with a dog throughout their lifetime. It's not the training these dogs received that will stand out, but who is doing the training.
  • Making plans for your pet during a move

    Making plans for your pet during a move

    Moving can be really stressful for humans, but you won't believe how much more difficult it is for your pets....
    Moving can be really stressful for humans, but you won't believe how much more difficult it is for your pets....
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    Can an old dog learn new tricks?

    'Biggie' Gibbons makes his debut!

    America Now host, Leeza Gibbons, met with Luciano in an attempt to learn how to deal with her newly adopted pooch, "Biggie," and to see if the four-year-old dog can still learn new tricks.
    America Now host, Leeza Gibbons, met with Luciano in an attempt to learn how to deal with her newly adopted pooch, "Biggie," and to see if the four-year-old dog can still learn new tricks.
  • Pet Pro: Bath time tips

    Pet Pro: Bath time tips

    There's nothing better than picking up a clean dog from the groomer, but at $30 or more, your wallet will be left pretty clean too. Pet Pro Luciano Aguilar says bathing your dog at home is easy!
    There's nothing better than picking up a clean dog from the groomer, but at $30 or more for a bath, your wallet will be left pretty clean, too. Bathing your dog at home is a lot easier than you think!
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    Does your pet need Prozac?

    Does your pet need Prozac?

    Could your dog need antidepressants?
    Could your dog need antidepressants?
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    Where can you buy an exotic pet?

    Where can you buy an exotic pet?

    Jules Sylvester shows you how easy it is to choose a reptile pet and where to find them.
    Jules Sylvester shows you how easy it is to choose a reptile pet and where to find them.
  • What is kennel cough?

    What is kennel cough?

    Your dog may have been vaccinated for kennel cough when he was a puppy, but the vaccination only covers one component of the syndrome.
    "Kennel cough" is a common and sometimes deadly disease in dogs that can be contracted almost anywhere. Your dog may have been vaccinated for kennel cough when he was a puppy, but the vaccination only covers one component of the syndrome.
  • Want a pet? Ever thought about a rat?

    Want a pet? Ever thought about a rat?

    Find out some incredible things you likely never knew about owning a pet rat.
    Find out some incredible things you likely never knew about owning a pet rat.
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    Determining if your pet is depressed, and how to help

    Determining if your pet is depressed, and how to help

    People aren't the only ones who can get depressed. Pets can too, and the sooner you recognize the signs, the sooner your pet can start getting treatment.
    People aren't the only ones who can get depressed. Pets can too, and the sooner you recognize the signs, the sooner your pet can start getting treatment.
  • Long-lost dog finds family

    Long-lost dog finds family

    Tales of beloved lost pets turning up many months later are storylines usually reserved for the movies, but here's an example with a twist. It's a heartwarming story of a dog that was finally reunited with its family.
    Tales of beloved lost pets turning up many months later are storylines usually reserved for the movies, but here's an example with a twist. It's a heartwarming story of a dog that was finally reunited with its family.
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    Exotic pet owners not always prepared for upkeep

    Exotic pet owners not always prepared for upkeep

    Some people don't prefer snakes, lizards and other scaly animals as pets, but for those who do, it takes some work. 
    Some people don't prefer snakes, lizards and other scaly animals as pets, but for those who do, it takes some work. Pet shop owners say just because you want one doesn't mean you should get one - especially without doing some homework first.
  • Pet Pro: Preventing parvo

    Pet Pro: Preventing parvo

    Parvo is the name of a highly contagious and incurable illness that affects dogs. Without treatment it has a 91% fatality rate, but there are some steps you can take to prevent Parvo.
    Parvo is the name of a highly contagious and often fatal virus that can spread from dog to dog. With temperatures warming up, make sure you get yours vaccinated soon!
  • Pet alligators? The pros and cons

    Pet alligators? The pros and cons

    All kinds of people are illegally keeping alligators as pets, but some states do allow it as long you get a permit.
    All kinds of people are illegally keeping alligators as pets, but some states do allow it as long you get a permit.
  • Fancy a cat, or just a cat fancier?

    Fancy a cat, or just a cat fancier?

    Did you know there are approximately 86,000,000 pet cats in the United States? We dropped in on one of the largest cat shows in the country for some insider tips.
    Did you know there are approximately 86,000,000 pet cats in the United States? Thirty-three percent of U.S. households own at least one cat. We dropped in on one of the largest cat shows in the country for some insider tips.
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    When buying pet medication online, buyer beware

    When buying pet medication online, buyer beware

    If you have a pet, chances are you've had to buy pet medications. But the Food and Drug Administration warns you should use caution if you plan to purchase medication online.
    If you have a pet, chances are you've had to buy pet medications. But the Food and Drug Administration warns you should use caution if you plan to purchase medication online.
  • Teaching your dog to 'play dead'

    Teaching your dog to 'play dead'

    Teaching your dog to play dead can actually help him stay healthy. America Now's pet pro Luciano Aguilar explains why.
    Teaching your dog to play dead can actually help him stay healthy. America Now's pet pro Luciano Aguilar explains why.
  • Pet tarantulas pose eye problems for owners

    Pet tarantulas pose eye problems for owners

    These creeping carnivores might seem like cool companions, but handling them the wrong way can lead to serious injuries. Here's a look into the hair-raising hazards of owning a pet tarantula.
    These creeping carnivores might seem like cool companions, but handling them the wrong way can lead to serious injuries. Here's a look into the hair-raising hazards of owning a pet tarantula.
  • What to do in a pet emergency

    Pet Pro: What to do in a pet emergency

    Would you know what to do in a life-or-death situation involving a pet? Many people don't. Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, has some expert advice about handling common pet emergencies.
    Would you know what to do in a life-or-death situation involving a pet? Many people don't. Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, has some expert advice about handling common pet emergencies.
  • Training your dog to walk backwards

    Training your dog to walk backwards

    Teaching your dog to walk backwards is a ton of fun. But more importantly, it could even save his life. Our pet pro Luciano Aguilar walks us through one example every dog owner should know.
    Teaching your dog to walk backwards is a ton of fun. But more importantly, it could even save his life. Our pet pro Luciano Aguilar walks us through one example every dog owner should know.
  • Vitamins and supplements for your dog

    Vitamins and supplements for your dog

    A lot of people are feeding vitamins and other dietary supplements to their pets. But is that a good idea? Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, says there are a few things to consider before pumping your pooch with pills.
    A lot of people are feeding vitamins and other dietary supplements to their pets. But is that a good idea? Our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar, says there are a few things to consider before pumping your pooch with pills.
  • Safety tips for your kids if a dog attacks

    Safety tips for your kids if a dog attacks

    Dogs bite nearly 1,000 children each day. These dog bites can even send kids to the ER, or worse. Pet Pro Luciano Aguilar has some important safety tips to help kids avoid injury if a dog attacks.
    Dogs bite nearly 1,000 children each day. These dog bites can even send kids to the ER, or worse. Pet Pro Luciano Aguilar has some important safety tips to help kids avoid injury if a dog attacks.
  • Pet ownership: Can you afford it?

    Pet ownership: Can you afford it?

    Pet pro Luciano Aguilar has some tips to help keep your pets from breaking the bank. It's easy to get excited about adopting a new pet, but the costs of keeping one are often overlooked.
    Pet pro Luciano Aguilar has some tips to help keep your pets from breaking the bank. It's easy to get excited about adopting a new pet, but the costs of keeping one are often overlooked.
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    Did you know that dogs can get a venereal disease?

    Dog diagnosed with STD

    Did you know dogs can get venereal diseases? Find out how to prevent STDs in canines.
    Did you know dogs can get venereal diseases? Find out how to prevent STDs in canines.
  • Pet Pro: 'Place' command also about safety

    Pet Pro: 'Place' command also about safety

    There's an easy way to keep your dog safe at home and on the road using one simple command.
    There's an easy way to keep your dog safe at home and on the road using one simple command.
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    Can Dognition map out your dog's personality?

    Can Dognition map out your dog's personality?

    Think your dog is a genius? Well, who doesn't! You may be surprised to know there is a website called dognition.com which promises to give you a glimpse into the mind behind your best friend's furry little face.
    Think your dog is a genius? Well, who doesn't! You may be surprised to know there is a website called dognition.com which promises to give you a glimpse into the mind behind your best friend's furry little face.
  • Untouchable Pets: Giant African bullfrog

    Giant African bullfrog

    Native to Africa, this colossal creature has become a very popular pet around the world. Maybe you'd like one for your very own. But be careful, because its bite is a lot worse than its croak!
    Native to Africa, this colossal creature has become a very popular pet around the world. Maybe you'd like one for your very own. But be careful, because its bite is a lot worse than its croak!
  • Does your dog have anxiety?

    Does your dog have anxiety?

    You've heard of "scared-y cats" before, but did you know dogs get nervous, too? Sure they do! So our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar shows us a few ways to help an anxious dog chill out.
    You've heard of "scared-y cats" before, but did you know dogs get nervous, too? Sure they do! So our pet pro, Luciano Aguilar shows us a few ways to help an anxious dog chill out.
  • Pets

    Why you should get a snake vaccine for your dog

    Why you should get a snake vaccine for your dog

    There can be unforseen dangers in your backyard, and for a curious pup, what looks like fun could be a threat.
    There can be unforseen dangers in your backyard, and for a curious pup, what looks like fun could be a threat.
  • Toxic Frogs: Amphibians can transmit bacterial infections

    Toxic Frogs: Amphibians can transmit bacterial infections

    The CDC says raw poultry is one of the most likely places a person can come in contact with deadly salmonella bacteria, but now they are adding frogs to that list.
    The CDC says raw poultry is one of the most likely places a person can come in contact with deadly salmonella bacteria, but now they are adding frogs to that list.
  • Pets

    What to do if a dog attacks you

    What to do if a dog attacks you

    Dog bites happen more than you might think. In fact, 800,000 Americans seek medical attention for dog bite injuries each year.
    Dog bites happen more than you might think. In fact, 800,000 Americans seek medical attention for dog bite injuries each year.
  • Pets

    Study shows family pets may improve infant health

    Study shows family pets may improve infant health

    Researchers in Finland found that babies up to a year old in homes with dogs were not only healthier overall, but also had fewer respiratory tract symptoms and fewer infections.
    Researchers in Finland found that babies up to a year old in homes with dogs were not only healthier overall, but also had fewer respiratory tract symptoms and fewer infections.
  • Pet rattlesnakes: The pros and cons

    Pet rattlesnakes: The pros and cons

    Is a Western Diamondback rattlesake a good pet or a bad pet? Find out from our exotic animal expert, Jules Sylvester.
    Is a Western Diamondback rattlesake a good pet or a bad pet? Find out from our exotic animal expert, Jules Sylvester.
  • Giving a paw pedicure

    Giving a paw pedicure

    Are you paying someone else to clip your dog's nails? If paying a dog groomer is taking a bite out of your budget, why not trim your pooch's nails at home?
    Are you paying someone else to clip your dog's nails? If paying a dog groomer is taking a bite out of your budget, why not trim your pooch's nails at home? Luciano Aguilar shows how!
  • Pets

    Pet sharing allows animal lovers to explore pet ownership

    Pet sharing allows animal lovers to explore pet ownership

    Are you too busy for a pet? Don't have enough time or money to care for one? Perhaps, you're just not sure. Well, there's a new trend that allows you to share pet ownership with another person.
    Are you too busy for a pet? Don't have enough time or money to care for one? Perhaps, you're just not sure. Well, there's a new trend that allows you to share pet ownership with another person.
  • Is your dog the perfect running mate?

    Is your dog the perfect running mate?

    Running with your dog can be a lot of fun and it's great exercise. But there are a few things you should know before you take Fido on a 5k.
    Running with your dog can be a lot of fun and it's great exercise. But there are a few things you should know before you take Fido on a 5k.
  • Untouchable Pets: Mexican Beaded lizard

    Untouchable Pets: Mexican Beaded lizard

    Believe it or not, some people keep pets that are actually untouchable.  In fact, one that's growing in popularity is a venomous lizard.
    The Mexican Beaded lizard is the largest venomous lizard in the world -- and some people are buying them as pets!
  • Pets

    What would you do if you lost your cat?

    What would you do if you lost your cat?

    When author and psychotherapist Dr. Nancy Davidson lost her cat Zak, she did what many pet owners do - she made a lost cat poster.
    When author and psychotherapist Dr. Nancy Davidson lost her cat Zak, she did what many pet owners do - she made a lost cat poster.
  • Untouchable Pets: Water monitor lizard

    Untouchable Pets: Water Monitor Lizard

    There are all kinds of crazy creepy crawlers people keep as untouchable pets. But as our exotic animal expert warns, if you're not careful, owning a water monitor lizard could end up costing you an arm and a leg.
    There are all kinds of crazy creepy crawlers people keep as untouchable pets. But as our exotic animal expert warns, if you're not careful, owning a water monitor lizard could end up costing you an arm and a leg.
  • Pets

    Hospice for animals provides comfort in final days

    Hospice for animals provides comfort in final days

    Losing a pet can be one of the more difficult things to go through. After all, they become a part of your family. But there's a service to make that transition easier for the pet and their owner.
    Losing a pet can be one of the more difficult things to go through. After all, they become a part of your family. But there's a service to make that transition easier for the pet and their owner.
  • Leash training your dog

    Leash training your dog

    Are you walking your dog - or is your dog walking you?
    Are you walking your dog - or is your dog walking you?
  • Dog lost in hurricane finds his way home

    Dog lost in hurricane finds his way home

    It's an ending straight out of a Disney movie, a lost dog finding her way home after being separated from her owners.
    It's an ending straight out of a Disney movie, a lost dog finding her way home after being separated from her owners.
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  • New Pets

    New Pets

    New Pets

    What do you need to know before buying a new pet?
    What do you need to know before buying a new pet?
  • Pet Care

    Pet Care

    Pet Care

    Find out how to best care for your pet.
    Find out how to best care for your pet.
  • Pet Loss

    Pet Loss

    Understand how you grieve and find ways to cope with your loss.
      Understand how you grieve and find ways to cope with your loss.
  • Pet Travel

    Pet Travel

    Everything you need to know to make caring for your pet an easy part of your trip.
    Everything you need to know to make caring for your pet an easy part of your trip.
  • Allergic to Pets?

    Allergic to Pets?

    Allergic to Pets?

    Following these guidelines can help you coexist with your pet, even if you have allergies.
    For many, the benefits of animal companionship outweigh the drawbacks of pet allergies. Following these guidelines can help you coexist with your pet, even if you have allergies.
  • Astrology for Pets

    Astrology for Pets

    Whether it's your cat or dog, fish or horse, all beings are influenced by the Stars. Get the real low-down on their behavior.
    Whether it's your cat or dog, fish or horse, all beings are influenced by the Stars. Get the real low-down on their behavior.
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