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Every Stage of a Kid’s Pet Ownership from Adoption to Burial Every stage of pet ownership requires some very specific consideration from both parent and child to make sure both human and animal live happy healthy lives.
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Health & Science
Pet Lizards Die. They Just Die. Three out of four reptiles don't live more than a year as pets. It's pretty much owners' faults.
Science Confirms Your Pooch Is Making ‘Puppy Dog Eyes’ Just for You Pet dogs communicate with specific facial expressions when their owners are looking at them, according to a new study.
Health & Science
Skip the Hamster, the Gerbil, the Other Silly Pets. Just Get The Dog. You will convince yourself (and your kids) that stopgap pets will suffice. They will not.
6 Things Every Parent Should Know Today Including how to address your toddler's random fears and prep your kids for a pet's death.
This HD Pet Camera Lets You Fling Treats To Your Dog or Cat Petcube Bites lets you watch and reward your pooch from afar.
How To Raise An Animal Lover When You Can’t Have Pets Our condo doesn't allow pets. But I'll be damned if my daughter's not going to learn how to act around — and hopefully love — animals.