Holidays with your pet

20 fun and easy DIY cat toys that kitties can’t resist

Enter a caption... You have to respect an animal that can make a toy out of an empty cardboard box. Or a bag. Or a simple ball of yarn. Whether they know it or not, cat people constantly try to prove to their felines that they, too, can make something... more

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17 DIY dog toys you can make from things in your house

The graveyard of deceased dog toys is vast. If your dog is one of the talented that can rip up a stuffed toy in 20 seconds flat, it may feel like toy funerals are happening far too frequently and your hard earned money is being thrown out the window. Here’s... more

9 Christmas dog treat recipes

Why should humans be the only ones to enjoy home-baked goodies during the holidays? Here are 9 homemade Christmas dog treat recipes that will fill any pooch's holiday stocking with cheer. 1. Apple mint Christmas dog bones These minty low-fat and low-calorie cookies from Best Dog Treat Recipes will keep... more

The 20 cutest pet Halloween costumes

While Halloween is typically considered a kid-centric holiday, it’s the perfect time for pets to join in the fun. Chances are your furry family member is already quite a character. Pet Halloween costumes offer cats and dogs an opportunity to show even more personality by taking on a new persona... more

$10 (or less) gift ideas for everyone on your list

Gift-giving is one of the best parts of the holiday season. But while it’s fun to make a list and check it twice, it can also end up being, well… super expensive. Just for you, we have put together a list of unique but affordable gift ideas for everyone on... more

When Parents Cry it Out

Everyone asks the same thing when you have twins: "What do you do when they cry at the same time?" The answer is that you try the same things you would do with a single baby- hold, rock, feed and cross your fingers.  And there are times when none of... more

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5 Tips for Staying Active and Eating Healthy During the Holidays from Olympic Soccer Player Amy Rodriguez

Amy Rodriguez, a professional athlete and mom of two, shares five tips for keeping her family active and healthy during the busy holiday season. Pack snacks for long road trips: If you’re driving to a family member’s house this year, it’s tempting to stop at fast food restaurants along the... more

The Best Cyber Monday Deals of 2017 That Every Pet Parent Should Know About

Cyber Monday is here! Shop the top pet-friendly sales of the season. The holiday season is upon us and that means it's time to start building a list of what presents to buy for your loved ones — including the four-legged friend in the family. From plush beds to your... more