Meet Pearl, the World’s Shortest Dog

Good things come in small packages, and that’s certainly the case when it comes to a tiny dog named Pearl. Irresistibly cute, she’s a 3-year-old Chihuahua who was born on September 1, 2020 and named the world’s shortest dog by Guinness World Records in 2023. Here’s a bit of information about her and what makes her so special.

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Reactive Dog Vs. Aggressive Dog: What Are the Differences?
Not all dogs are built the same. Depending on their breed, character, surroundings, and way of life, our best friends can be anything from friendly and sweet…
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Royal Canin and Uber Pet Partner to Give Free Rides to Cat Owners
Starting September 11th, 2023, Royal Canin provides an Uber voucher that offers up to $10 off the first 5,000 eligible rides to the veterinarian booked via Uber Pet in 15 major U.S. cities.
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Atlanta Airport’s Missing Dog Story Gets a Happy End After 3 Weeks
Paula Rodriguez traveled with Delta Airlines with her dog supposedly in the cargo of the plane, only to discover that her cherished 6-year-old dog, Maia, was actually lost. This marks the beginning of her weeks-long agony.
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A New Study Investigates How Service Dogs Can Help Veterans With PTSD
A new study led by researchers from the University of Arizona will examine the impact service dogs have on veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
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The World’s Tallest Dog Zeus Dies at Age Three After Battling Cancer
Zeus, the tallest male dog in the world, has sadly passed away at age three after being diagnosed with bone cancer.
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Back-to-School Ready? What About Rover?
Summer was a blast for the entire family! Road trips that led to the great outdoors, camping, long hikes, plus those backyard barbecues that brought eve…
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Supreme Court to Decide If K-9 Committed an Illegal Search
The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to decide whether a police K-9 violated the Constitution by placing his paws on the suspect’s vehicle during a traffic stop.
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Surgery Gives Cats With Kidney Disease a New Chance at Life
A groundbreaking kidney transplant program at the University of Georgia is giving some cats with kidney disease a second chance at life.
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Cat Reunited With Owners 26 Days After Home Collapses Into River

It’s every pet parent’s worst nightmare – when Mother Nature rears her ugly head, and your pet is lost during a natural disaster. It’s a nightmare that Elizabeth Wilkins and her partner Tom Schwartz experienced firsthand when a glacial dam outburst flood sent record amounts of water down the Mendenhall River near Juneau, Alaska, last month. When the flood waters receded, two homes were complete losses, and several more were labelled as condemned.

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How Often Should I Trim My Dog's Nails?
Most owners are not really sure if there's such a thing as trimming their dog’s nails too frequently and how often they should file them down to ensure they are always neat. Read on to clear up any confusion about nail trimming for dogs!
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The Trooping of the Corgis!
Diamond tiaras and state dinners could never hold a candle to the love had by Queen Elizabeth II for her beloved Corgis. Which is why it was so fitting that…
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Do Dogs Get Seasonal Depression?
Seasonal affective disorder, also known as SAD or seasonal depression, is connected to shorter days, colder weather, and bleaker views and can affect people of all ages and backgrounds. But what about our dogs? Can they get seasonal depression as well?
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A Woman’s Best Friend? Dogs Prefer Female Speech, Study Shows
While the study confirmed something many pet owners knew from experience – that dog brains are much more sensitive to speech that is directed at them – it unearthed that this is especially true if the speech comes from women.
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Study Reveals Why Cats Are Obsessed With Tuna

Do you have a cat that goes crazy when a tuna can is opened? If so, you’re not alone! The connection between cats and tuna has long been recognized – but what is it about the canned fish that lights up their eyes and excites their tastebuds? The answer may surprise you…

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Why is My Cat So Talkative?

Do you have a cat that is constantly vocalizing and making themselves known around your house? Whether it is a sweet, melodic purr, a high-pitched chirp, or a loud and obnoxious meow, there is no denying that our cats have a language all their own. The only challenge? Unless you know how to “talk cat,” you’re always just outside the conversation… What exactly are they trying to say?

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