The CVS pharmacy chain offers a handful of free tests -- no appointment needed. Also: Free movies, paint, cat food and a warehouse club trial membership.
A nonprofit group funds 'pet food stamps' for lower-income animal owners. Other options exist, too.
If we so choose, we can spend fantastic amounts of money to acquire and display our canine friends.
An alarming number of dogs are taken to a shelter within a year of adoption. Here are costs to anticipate and ways to reduce some of them.
Before you give one as a gift this season, think about all the things that could go wrong.
There's a reason the wealthy prefer canines to cats, even more than the average household does.
In exchange for that princely sum we didn't just get a dog back; Major is a bona fide member of the family.
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