A new, yet-unnamed species of Rickettsia has turned up in dogs. Researchers now want to know if can affect people, too.
Nov. 10, 2020 • ~6 min
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Mass. General study finds that the loss of a pet can potentially trigger mental health issues in children.
Sept. 10, 2020 • ~5 min
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"There has been some debate on what kind of training PTSD service dogs need to be effective and how their assistance may be different than what a pet dog can provide."
July 23, 2020 • ~6 min
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The health risks of dog neutering aren't the same for all breeds, a new study shows. The researchers also break down the safest time for neutering by breed.
July 16, 2020 • ~5 min
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Your faithful friend's view of the world is different than yours, but maybe not in the way you imagine.
July 2, 2020 • ~6 min
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Researchers used silicone dog tags as passive environmental samplers to collect information about everyday chemical exposures.
June 2, 2020 • ~5 min
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Just like the stress we're feeling during the COVID-19 pandemic, pets are also facing uncertainty and anxiety. Here's how you can help your pet through it.
May 29, 2020 • ~6 min
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Dogs can behave like teenagers too. But it's just a passing phase – and the quality of the dog-owner relationship matters.
May 13, 2020 • ~7 min
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