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Pets and parties?
I love the movie A Christmas Story. My favorite characters are, of course, the Bumpus Hounds.
Animal lovers find great joy including their animals in as many holiday celebrations as possible.
About a year ago Zam, my 14.5-year-old Labrador, began to balk at the stairs.
Many dog owners complain that their dogs steal food from kitchen counters or even the dinner table. A new term was even coined to describe this behavior: counter-surfing. If you're tired of losing your dinner to a sneaky pooch every time you turn your back, here's what you can do about it.
Adding to the family
October is the American Humane Association’s Adopt-A-Dog Month. Adding a dog to your household can bring great joy, but adopting a pet is a bit like looking for a roommate or significant other—the more you know beforehand, the greater the odds of a successful relationship. If you already have other pets, it can be even harder to find the right match. To ensure a successful adoption, think carefully about what it is you're looking for before you go to select a pet.
The last quarter of the year is a rough one for dogs.