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Cats Prefer Human Interaction Than Food

Cats Are More Interested In Human Interaction Than Food, Study Says

By Carrie Winters - Mar 30, 2017 05:30 AM EDT

A new study indicates that cats prefer to interact with humans than their food. This latest study about cats has recently been published in the journal Behavioural Processes.

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Lyme Disease Found In Dog At Fall River, NS

By Jenn Loro - Jun 02, 2016 09:53 AM EDT

As summer starts to roll, pets and their human owners alike are at most risk of getting tick-caused Lyme infection. In Fall River, Nova Scotia, Canada, two dogs have been confirmed to have been diagnosed with Lyme disease.

For the Love of Science, Stop Hugging your Dogs; They Hate it: Study

For the Love of Science, Stop Hugging your Dogs; They Hate it: Study

By Kanika Gupta - Apr 28, 2016 04:54 PM EDT

According to a recent article published in Psychology Today, Stanley Coren, Psychology professor and neuropsychological researcher says that most dogs do not like being hugged and actually get stressed by it.

Increased Safety Concerns Due to Augusta Rabies Case

Increased Safety Concerns Due to Augusta Rabies Case

By Kanika Gupta - Mar 28, 2016 11:24 AM EDT

A woman bitten in Augusta by a rabid raccoon sparks nationwide safety concerns as animals in other cities show disease symptoms.

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Salma Hayek Mourns For Her Dog's Death

By Jenn Loro - Feb 28, 2016 03:41 PM EST

Salma Hayek's dog was shot while roaming around her ranch. She posted the incident in her social media.

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Cats Don't Need Humans As Much As Dogs: Study

By Peter R - Sep 07, 2015 06:52 PM EDT

The new study found that cats are more independent as pets compared to dogs which are attached to humans for safety and security.

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Report: 38 Percent of Dog Owners Love their Furry Animals more than their Partner

By Cheri Cheng - Aug 27, 2015 04:55 PM EDT

A new poll revealed that 38 percent of dog owners admitted to loving their pets more than their partner.

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Household Dust Reveals Striking Differences Between Individuals

By Peter R - Aug 27, 2015 04:03 PM EDT

Scientists discovered they could tell the man to woman ration, pets and even the location of the house by inspecting dust.

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Cuddling with Cats and Puppies Boosts Self-Esteem, Study

By Cheri Cheng - Jul 24, 2015 12:42 PM EDT

According to pet expert, Mia Cobb, cuddling with your feline friends and playing with puppies can reduce stress levels and boost self-esteem.

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Johnny Depp's Wife Amber Heard Charged For Alleged Smuggling Their Two Dogs From Australia

By Maria Slither - Jul 16, 2015 11:20 AM EDT

Johny Depp's wife Amber Heard may be facing charges from the Australian government.

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Staring at Your Dog Could Send Love Hormone Surging, Study Finds

By Peter R - Apr 17, 2015 08:14 AM EDT

The study shows a long love-filled stare is more effective at bonding than touch.

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Kissing Dogs Boosts Immunity: Canines And Humans May Share Bond ‘Under The Skin’

By Maria Slither - Mar 23, 2015 12:58 PM EDT

The bonding between dogs and humans have been tested through time and keeping dogs has been proven to give health benefits. But can dogs also provide probiotics to its masters?

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Pets Boost Friendliness in Autistic Kids

By R. Siva Kumar - Jan 06, 2015 05:03 PM EST

A recent research from the University of Missouri shows that autistic children who have pets are able to overcome social and behavioral disorders.

Pope Says All Dogs Do Go to Heaven

Pope Says All Dogs Do Go to Heaven

By Dustin M Braden - Dec 12, 2014 06:03 PM EST

Pope Francis said that dogs can go to heaven, laying to rest (for Catholics at least) one of the most common questions asked about God and religion.

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