Electronic cigarettes may be growing in
popularity, but their higher concentrations
of nicotine can poison cats and dogs.
LIVING WITH PETS
Are you handling your pet the right way?
Our vet shares five things your pup wishes
you knew about picking him up.
We combed through 505,270 kitten
names to determine the hottest male
and female monikers of the year.
We scoured our database of 1.1 million
dogs to find out which male and female
monikers reigned supreme this past year.
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FIND YOUR PERFECT PET
Wonder which dog or cat best fits your lifestyle? Our new tool will narrow down more than 300 breeds for you.
Naming Your Pet
From Zeus to Zoey, we combed our data to find out the most popular puppy names of the year.
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Over the past few years there has been an increase in the number of pets intoxicated by marijuana...
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Vetstreet.com delivers advice from veterinarians, trainers and pet experts who are dedicated to giving you the most trusted, authoritative information for keeping pets healthy and happy. Our Find A Vet service connects you with leading veterinarians in your area. Launched in 2011, Vetstreet.com features veterinarian-reviewed medical advice and has quickly become one of the top animal health and lifestyle sites on the web.
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