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Want to work with animals? 11 jobs that offer fur full-time

The day you realize you can’t make a living snuggling your pets in bed is a sad day indeed. But with a pile of bills to pay and a life-long connection to animals, you can consider a career where you can be surrounded by fur full-time. A veterinarian may be... more

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America’s 10 most popular dog breeds — and what you need to know about them

America’s love of Labs runs deep. For the 28th consecutive year, the Labrador retriever has been named the most popular dog breed in the U.S. by the American Kennel Club. With registrations for this breed expanding in 2018 for the sixth consecutive year, clearly these barking beauties continue to... more

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Expensive dog breeds: What to know about them and their price tags

You have your sights set on a pricey pup, the likes of which could command the attention of crowds at Westminster — or at the very least a solid Instagram fan base. But how much will a pretty purebred set you back? That price will be at the discretion of... more

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10 of the strongest dog breeds in the world

You’re searching for a gentle giant — a pet that can keep up with your busy, on-the-go lifestyle but that can also be a ginormous cuddle companion on the couch at a moment’s notice. There are many strong breeds of dogs to choose from, each unique in its own way... more

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5 ways to adopt a dog on the cheap

You really want a dog, but you really don’t want your bank account to take a huge hit. There are ways to adopt a canine on a budget, you just need to know where to find the deals. Before you go sniffing around for savings, it’s important to note that... more

10 fluffy cat breeds you'll never want to let go of

Which fluffy cat breed is your favorite? Jodell Raymond, managing editor of the Cat Fanciers' Association's (CFA) Cat Talk magazine; Kendra Marten, owner of Bed and Biscuit pet grooming in Kingston, Illinois; and other cat lovers weigh on in their favorite fluffy cat breeds. 1. Persian Routinely one of the most popular cat breeds... more

Where Can I Find a Cat Breeder in My Area?

About Tucker and Tabby: Our favorite four-legged authors, Tucker (a dog) and Tabby (a cat) share their advice on caring for furballs like themselves. They might throw in a few human tricks as well. Q: Hey, Tabs! Fellow kitty -- and big fan -- here! My Humans are considering a friend for... more

9 popular Japanese dog breeds to choose from

Japan is known for its reverence for animals, and dogs are no exception. Thanks to stories of great loyalty and heroism, many of the native breeds in Japan have been designated as national treasures. A few Japanese dog breeds, like the Akita and Shiba Inu, have grown popular across the... more