The winners in our Halloween Pet Costume Contest ranged from the elaborate to the adorably goofy.
Chic and strong-headed, Siba the black standard poodle will only eat chicken — no meat, no veggies, not even turkey. That became a problem when handler Crystal Murray-Clas couldn't find any at the Westminster Kennel Club show Monday.
But the cat soon went missing and it's like they're saying we're not good enough, that there is a better life out there.
Bring on the snow and the cold, says Angus, who would prefer to put summer off forever.
With a better understanding of the aging process in dogs, researchers hope to delay onset of age-related diseases.
Across the country, there is little tracking of problematic veterinarians.
A new dog camera allows you to keep your pet close — and in kibbles — even when you're far away.
A fluffy white bird from St. Paul is currently the most famous duck in Minnesota, thanks to some fast feet, fowl puns and a viral video.
Because they are predators, cats often eat better if they have to work a bit to get their kibble.
In his second year with us, our rescue dog stole his first bagel, killed his first squirrel and wormed his way deeper into our hearts.
Miniature poodle/Shih Tzu mix is winning fans on both sides of the footlights.
Cats can be difficult for humans to interpret because they display behaviors of both predator and prey animals.
They think alike when it comes to naming their cherished four-legged friends.
As with humans, maintaining a healthy body weight, a good diet and getting enough exercise can help your cat live better longer.
Ani-Meals on Wheels volunteers help older adults keep their animal companions well fed.
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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.
There are approximately 9 hundred million pictures on the internet of dogs wearing Santa caps.
Preparing children for the death of an elderly or ailing pet can help them handle the loss.
The illness can spread "like wildfire" among dogs at parks, boarding facilities, doggy day cares or even in condo elevators.
Dogs and cats are treasured members of the family. And most pet owners believe they give more love and affection than they demand. Vet visits,…