Saying goodbye is hard. Here are a few tips from an emergency veterinarian on how to make end-of-life decisions for your pet a little easier.
A 12-year-old boy left his puppy outside a shelter with a stuffed animal and a touching note: He wanted to spare him the wrath of his abusive father.
Thursday is "National Love Your Pet Day" in the United States, but every day is "love your pet" day is many homes.
Meet Herman and Lundy. Herman, a pigeon, suffered neurological damage more than a year ago and can't fly. Lundy, a chihuahua, can't use his back legs.
If you’re looking for the perfect place to travel with your pooch in western North Carolina, then Asheville should be at the top of your list. With so many pet friendly accommodations, you’ll have no problem finding somewhere you'll want to stay with your four-legged sidekick. And, when it comes to pet friendly things to do in the area, Asheville definitely doesn’t disappoint! This unique city with its inviting culture and welcoming atmosphere is known far and wide for its variety of outdoor activities and local attractions. It's no wonder Asheville is often referred to as “America’s Happiest City,” especially for people and their pets!
North Carolina’s eastern coastline is the place if you’re looking for pet friendly destinations to visit with your four-legged sidekick! From the northern Outer Banks to the southern Crystal Coast, you’ll find a wide variety of excursions. These include historic lighthouses to tour and explore, charming coastal towns to wander through, and plenty of dog friendly beaches for splashing around with your pup. Along the NC coast, there are three cities that stand out when it comes to welcoming dogs to their areas: Wilmington, Atlantic Beach, and Elizabeth City. Let's dive right in to let you know about these great coastal travel spots!
The cities that make up North Carolina’s Triangle Area are booming urban areas filled with businesses, family-filled neighborhoods, large shopping centers, and uniquely blended cultures. They also offer many entertainment venues and various fun-filled activities. This is especially true when it comes to pet friendly things to do in the Triangle area. The main cities, including Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill, provide parks, hiking trails, lakes, breweries, restaurants, and excursions that welcome people - and their pets!
North Carolina’s mountain region offers people and their pets new adventures, places to explore, and wonderful pet friendly hospitality any time of year! With its cool summers and seasonable winters, dog lovers and their four-legged sidekicks are sure to enjoy the marvelous and majestic mountains of NC each time they visit. There are many scenic spots with plenty of pet friendly things to do in the area, and a few cities really top the list when it comes to great places to visit and explore with your pooch.
Browse through local shelter pets available for adoption.
The Piedmont region in the heart of North Carolina is home to some of the state's largest and most pet friendly destinations! The area offers a unique blend of urban landscapes, complete with plenty of pet friendly things to do. North Carolinians and out-of-towners often bring their pups to the Piedmont to experience the wonderful cities in this thriving area.
The 144th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show starts this weekend. Maybe 2020 will be the lucky year for one of these breeds.
Research suggests that people can learn to read cats' facial expressions. Most don't do very well at it, but 15% have mastered the art.
Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Derrick Nnadi paid for the adoption fees for every dog at KC Pet Project, an animal shelter in Kansas City, Missouri.
Anthrax is best known as a bioweapon. But researchers have figured out how to tweak the deadly toxin and use it to fight cancer. So far, dogs are the first to benefit from the new therapy.
Almost 100 puppies from 61 shelters across the country will compete Sunday afternoon to take home the “Lombarky” trophy.
In the race — part of the European extreme dog sled race series — competitors in two categories have to cover either 186 miles or 124 miles, spending two or one night sleeping out in the snow.
Motorworks Brewing in Bradenton, Florida, is featuring the faces of shelter dogs in need of homes on its beer cans in an effort to find them families.
The white shepherd puppy has developed one superpower already: a healthy appetite.
Plan on adding a pup to your family this winter? Here are a few suggestions.