Family matters: how genetics can provide insight into your dog’s relatives
The Relatives feature helps uncover precisely who are your dog's family members and where they live. But to truly understand the answers it provides, it’s important to understand that there’s a difference between genealogical ancestors and genetic ancestors.
There's a big problem when it comes to cat health, according to a recent study. Managing food is an important part, but so is exercise. And there are plenty of fun ways you can help your cat stay active.
Dental disease in cats is more common (and problematic) than you might think
The first thing you think about when considering your cat’s health probably isn’t their pearly whites (or lack thereof). But believe it or not, dental disease is one of the most common health conditions in our feline friends.
For some people, cold, snowy weather is an excuse for movie marathons and naps by the fire. For others, it's a chance to break out the snowboards and skis and hit the slopes. It's not so different for dogs.
From sled dogs to guard dogs, there's a lot of variety in the working dog group. Find out the personality traits and skills that have made these pups star employees (and loyal companions) for centuries.