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  • January 1, 2009

    A Puppy for Christmas?

    Many shelters have reconsidered their bans on holiday adoptions, combining special promotions with sound policies to find pets responsible homes for the new year.

  • September 1, 2008

    The Behavior Department: Canine Play: The Good, the Bad, and the Squeaky

    It's not all fun and games! Playtime for pooches can be more complex than adopters realize. Dr. Patricia McConnell gives some important tips to keep canine play from getting out of hand.

  • July 1, 2008

    The Behavior Department: Helping Family Cats Be Friends

    Conflicts can crop up in multicat homes, causing the animals undue stress and health problems. But dissension can be minimized without calling the kitty shrink.

  • March 1, 2008

    Wild Things: Raccoons in Chimneys

    Here are some simple suggestions to pass along to anxious homeowners who light up your switchboard with "raccoon in chimney" calls when spring arrives.

  • January 1, 2008

    Wild Things: Groundhogs

    Our wildlife expert provides tips on how to protect your garden from hungry groundhogs and coexist peacefully with these creatures.

  • January 1, 2008

    Off Leash: Negligent Pet Owners Get a Frosty Reception

    Winter brings frozen water bowls to Carroll County, Md., but now when animal control officers talk to negligent pet owners, they have science on their side.

  • January 1, 2008

    Chocolates, Cards, Flowers and Pets, Too?

    A Valentine's-themed ad brings a record number of adoptions for the Peninsula SPCA in Newport News, Virginia.

  • November 1, 2007

    Wild Things: Bird Feeding in Winter

    While bird feeding may seem a simple pastime, don't be fooled: Especially during the winter months, responsible bird feeding requires more than throwing the occasional handful of millet out on the lawn.

  • November 1, 2007

    The Behavior Department: Preventing Pooch Problems

    Trainer and behaviorist Nan Arthur explains how new dog owners can help their pooches make a less stressful transition from the shelter to the home.

  • September 1, 2007

    Wild Things: Winterize for Wildlife

    When winter hits, you're likely to hear from frazzled homeowners faced with wild creatures seeking shelter from the cold in their basements and chimneys. Here are some quick tips to offer on wildlife-proofing a home.

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