A new UK survey claims that dog owners spend more on their pets than on kids.

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This father crafted a written contract before allowing his kids to have a pet.

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There are days when you catch yourself thinking: “WTF was I thinking having kids?!”

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We’ve all heard of the “Crazy Cat Lady” – but what happens when it’s about to become the “Crazy Cat Couple?” The Hairy DogFathers are here to sort it all out. Okay Guys, I am crazy about this girl, but I am scared she’s crazy! When we started dating nine months ago, she talked about […]

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Mommy, and Daddy, and Puppy makes three – Christina Peden explores why her generation is more oft to choose pet parenthood over kids. “When I was your age, I would walk 10 miles to school… in the snow… running from a pack of rabid moose.” We were regaled with that anecdote (ok, maybe without the […]

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Scientists have finally uncovered just what it is that makes dogs look like their owners. Turns out, it’s all in the eyes. Sadahiko Nakajima, a psychologist at Kwansei Gakuin University in Japan, has been trying to unravel this mystery for years. In a 2009 study, Nakajima found that research participants were able to successfully match […]

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Taking the leap by moving in with your partner is a huge step. But the time has come when you’re ready for the pitter-patter of little paws – it’s time to add a dog to your happy co-habitation situation. Writer Christina Peden just happens to be going through this happy – and life-altering – stage […]

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Is pet parenthood overtaking motherhood? Don’t be surprised if the next time you look into a stroller expecting to go ga-ga over a cute little baby, you’re treated to a furry little dog instead. According to new numbers, more women are choosing to coo over puppies than change diapers… and really, who can blame them? […]

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