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How to Spot and Prevent a Dog Ear Infection

If your pup is prone to painful ear infections, here’s how to get him some relief.

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6 Ways to Keep a Soap Box Derby Racer Safe

Teaching your child these basic tips of the track just might make him a winner.

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5 Ways to Prevent Pet Medication Errors

Protect your furry (or scaly) friend from dosage errors, medicine mix-ups and more.

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How to Stop Your Dog From Digging in Your Yard

Whether he's born to dig or digs because he's bored, a canine can learn to keep his paws to himself

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Stop Bullies on the School Bus

Bus drivers are fighting back, and parents can, too.

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6 DIY No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

No carving tools needed.

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4 Reasons Your Child Should Give Up the Sippy Cup

If he's over a year old, a "big kid" cup will be healthier and safer.

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How to Pack a Waste-Free School Lunch

Save the planet and your wallet with these efficient, cost-effective tips.


Happy Halloween Guide

Make sure your Halloween is the fun kind of scary.

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Halloween Safety Tips

The only scares on fright night should come from ghosts and goblins.

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Goldfish Care 101: Avoid These 6 Common Mistakes

Taking care of your child’s first pet is not nearly as simple as it looks.

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Signs of Animal Abuse: Would You be Able to Spot Them?

Plus, how to report cruelty to animals.

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5 Warnings for Parents Using Infant Slings

Infant slings are wonderful for bonding with baby, but they can be deadly if used too early or the wrong way.

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Looking for Quality Children’s Television? Check Out These Shows

Common Sense Media honors 25 TV series and specials for “exceptional media experiences.”

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Clever Ways to Celebrate Halloween if Your Child Has a Food Allergy

Treats can be tricky if your little one is allergic to nuts, dairy, soy or wheat.