Tips on adopting pets

101 dog facts to delight and fascinate animal lovers

They say dogs are humans’ best buds, but how much do we really know about our furry four-legged friends? From the one breed that doesn’t bark to the real (adorable) reason pups love to curl up in a ball shape, here are 101 fun dog facts that will only make... 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

7 Reasons Why You Should Adopt the Senior Dog at the Shelter

Puppies are cute, but that older dog at the shelter could actually be a perfect match for you, too. Here's why he deserves a second look.You've decided that you want to adopt a dog. You may go into Adoption Day with a vision of your perfect dog in... more

Things to Consider Before Getting a Dog for Your Family

Do the kids keep asking for a dog? Here are 11 things parents should consider before adding a dog to the family.No matter how much the kids beg, there are several important things to consider before getting a dog. These factors will help you determine not only whether your... more

Lovable Long-Haired Dogs

These ten breeds might be the poofballs or the mop-like pups you want!Some of them look like walking mops, with hair so long and poofy that you can barely see their eyes. Others have hair so long and silky it makes you kind of jealous.If you've dreamed... more

Shelter Dogs: Is a Shelter Dog Right for Your Family?

Adding a pet to your family is a big decision. Here's everything you need to know to decide if adopting a shelter dog is right for you!Are you thinking about adopting a shelter dog? While this can be an incredibly rewarding experience, it's important to make sure... more