From witches to wizards, our contest elicited some scary, wacky and creative outfits for four-legged fur kids.
The minor league team put its diamond in the ruff and welcomed pooches on a warm holiday weekend night.
The Cafe Meow in Minneapolis showcases felines up for adoption.
The latest weapon in the fight against invasive species is the sniffing power of dogs trained to find plants and insects.
All it took was repeated visits, lots of treats and a T-shirt.
Snuggling with their favorite humans. Swirling around our legs at mealtime. Cats express happiness in a surprising variety of ways.
Bitty Kitty Brigade volunteers care for neonatal cats too small and vulnerable for traditional shelters.
It took me a long time to accept that Angus is a "reactive dog." But once I did, I began to learn how to care for him better.
Need to board your dog during a vacation? Here's what to ask and what to have ready.
Take your time — and don't get bowled over by cuteness — when choosing a new dog.
Apartment resident's disdain for the tag, however, soon turned to appreciation.
Angus is back in school, this time learning to peacefully coexist with strange dogs.
It's important to know basic etiquette when your dog is interacting with other dogs and their owners.
Over the past year, Angus and I have slowly gotten to a good place on the daily walks. But oh, it took a long time.
We talked with Dave Barry about barking at trash haulers, the improbability of cat parks, dogs in space and, of course, Lucy.
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Laurie Hertzel is the Star Tribune’s senior editor for books. She is not a dog expert, just a dog lover, chronicling the first year with her rescue puppy.
For those who treat their cats and dogs like family (in some cases better than family), designers are creating stylish, even glamorous, furniture.
After Angus is calm and attentive with the new dog sitter, I'm starting to think some of the problems lie with me.
If you've been thinking about adopting a kitten or an adult cat, now's the time. Here's what you need to know.
Kids don't necessarily know how to behave around dogs, but they can easily be taught.