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7 Cat Carrier Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

These tips can keep the fur from flying and help you get your cat into a carrier safely.

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Handy Helpers: Safe Chores for Kids by Age

Children learn life lessons and get a self-esteem boost when they help around the house

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Is It Safe to Buy Pet Medication Online?

Even if you’re just buying heartworm tablets or flea and tick meds, read this first.

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Diagnosing and Treating Diabetes in Pets

Learn the signs so you can pick up on if your dog may have diabetes.

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2 Vaccines Your Dog Absolutely Needs, and 4 He Might

A veterinarian offers advice to help you decide which vaccines are right for your pooch.

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Preventing Sexual Assault at College

How parents can help keep their college student stay safe from predators.

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How to Choose the Right Dog for Your Lifestyle

Don’t just pick the cutest pup — consider your habits, and find a dog that fits them.

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Keep Lilies Away From Your Cats

Here's what you need to know if your cat eats one of these poisonous flowers.

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The Downsides of Homemade Dog Food

If you're not careful, cooking from scratch could do your pooch more harm than good.

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How Parents Can Help One Direction Fans Cope With Grief

A family psychologist says some kids and teens are truly in pain over the departure of singer Zayn Malik.

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Safe At First: How To Protect Your Young Baseball Player From Getting Hurt

Concussions get all the press, but serious shoulder injuries are on the rise for pitchers and catchers

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Don't Let Your Child Scoot His Way into the Emergency Room

How you can help prevent the injuries many kids suffer when using popular foot-powered scooters.

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Is Your Dog Safe at the Groomer?

If the place you take your pooch doesn’t follow basic safety practices, he could be in for doggoned trouble.

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Kids’ Grossest Habits and How to Stop Them

From nose picking to nail biting to hair chewing, ways to help a child kick nasty behaviors.

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How to Keep An Outdoor Cat Safe

She’s better off indoors, but if your kitty must spend time outside, pounce on this advice.