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All about dogs: 101 fun facts

  Your dog is your best friend but there's a lot you might not know about him! Whether your dog is young or old, these fun facts about dogs will give you 101 new reasons to love your furry friend: Puppies love games such as hide and seek! Hide... more


Cheap Dogs: Top 10 Budget-Friendly Pooches

Give your wallet a break! These cheap dogs cost way less in the long-term.You're itching to get a playful pup, but need a pet that's also easy on your wallet. Does this mean that "cheap dogs" are the category du jour when it comes to the pick... more


Top 10 Strongest Dog Breeds

The strongest dog is fierce and feisty, right? Maybe not! These playful pups are loving, loyal and famously friendly.You're not sure what breed of dog is right for you, but you know you're not a Chihuahua or poodle person. Are you looking for a pup who puts... more


The Top 10 Most Expensive Dog Breeds In the World

When it comes to some dog breeds, the price tag alone could set you back a few thousand dollars. Check out this list of the most expensive dog breeds and see if your favorite is on it!   Sure, you might see a "free puppies!" sign or get your loyal... more


15 Types of Short-Haired Dogs: Find the Perfect Breed For Your Family!

Here are 15 friendly, spunky and totally tangle-free short-haired dog breeds to consider for your family.Are you thinking about getting a dog, but worried that he will leave a trail of fur running from your front door to your bed? If so, it might be time for you and... more


Best Pets for Kids at Every Age and Stage

Some of the best pets for kids and tips to make your new animal friend part of the family.Some of your fondest childhood memories probably come from playing with the family dog. Pets provide love, lower stress and teach children about responsibility and empathy. But what are some of... more


So You Want to Adopt a Rabbit!

They might be sweet and furry, but pet rabbits take a lot of work. Here's what you need to know about bunnies and rabbits as pets.Thinking of adding an "Easter Bunny" to your family? From an early age, we see those ridiculously cute faces, twitching noses, long whiskers... more


Cynophobia: When Your Kid Is Scared of Dogs

How to help your child get over cynophobia, a fear of dogsYou always envisioned family life to include a dog, but your child is afraid of them. Don't worry -- being scared of dogs, technically called cynophobia, is a common fear among children and one they can overcome. But how... more