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Updated Sep 19, 2020

Introducing a New Dog

January 10, 2009 by Tracy F. - Mankato, MN

Our family just adopted a 2 year old labrador retriever. He is an active guy but has a great temperament and is wond...


Housecat Troubles!

November 03, 2008 by Kristal C. - Camden, AR

Ok ladies, I have a problem. This cat turned up on our front porch a few months ago. She was not in the best shape....


Thinking of Adopting a Kitten.

February 16, 2007 by Cynthia V. - Brooklyn, NY

Hi, I have a six month old baby girl and would love to adopt a kitten. Just wanted some feedback on introducing her t...


Suggestions for a Low Maintenance Pet for a 3 1/2 Year Old and 2 Busy Parents?

April 16, 2007 by Edie V. - Wayne, PA

We currently have no pets and my daughter recently began asking for one. We live in a small condo and do not want a ...


How to Introduce New Baby into Home with Two Beagles?

January 15, 2009 by Brianna A. - Camas, WA

We have two beagles (one almost 6 years old and one 6.5 years old) who have always been very patient and gentle with ...


Dog Bites

December 28, 2008 by Nicole A. - Collinsville, IL

I have a 2 year old daughter and an almost 3 year old beagle\bassett mix. My little one started pulling the dogs ear...


Hamsters - Good or Bad Idea for a Pet

December 05, 2008 by Mama T. - Fort Worth, TX

My friend is thinking of getting her daughter (10) a pet hamster for Christmas. If anyone has one or has had one befo...


Toddler & Dog

February 20, 2008 by Lisa S. - South Elgin, IL

Hi there! My very actice and imaginative 21-month old has taken an interest in our dog. Unfortunately the dog doesn'...


Boy Mean to Cats

February 23, 2007 by Christina H. - Grant, NE

My 2 1/2 year old son is so mean to our 2 cats. He pulls their fur and does pretty much anything he can to get them ...