Animal Style 2014

12 Stories • Available December 2014
Gluten-free Foods

Gluten-free Foods

Gluten-free is all the rage. Fortunately, for people with a gluten allergy, celiac disease or gluten intolerance, it's almost impossible to find a grocery that doesn't carry gluten-free bread or

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Cool Cats

Cool Cats

Some cats lie in the sun, blissed-out and peaceful, and others are more high-strung, jumpy or timid. If you've noticed that your cat has begun to misbehave or is suddenly not acting like himself

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Therapy Dogs

Therapy Dogs

Hospitals, cancer treatment facilities, nursing homes and rehabs can be scary and stressful, but everything changes when therapy dogs enter the room. Lifting the spirits of patients and the hardw

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Dog Agility

Dog Agility

Lisa Hennessy's puppy, Lucy, a golden retriever/Nova Scotia duck tolling retriever mix, was shy and nervous. That changed once she started agility training. As Lucy maneuvered the training cour

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Doggy Dental Tips

Doggy Dental Tips

Puppy breath is sweet. The breath of a dog that has dental problems? Not so sweet. When a dog's teeth, gums and mouth are not properly cared for, bad breath is just one of many conditions that ca

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Healthy Hamsters

Healthy Hamsters

Hamsters quite adorably stuff their cheeks with food for later enjoyment, and it's also a cute sight to see a hamster sitting upright munching on a sliver of carrot. To keep your hamster happy an

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Sins Of The Owner

Sins Of The Owner

I remember the call like it was yesterday: my landlord's number flashing on my phone. I was away from home at the time, so my mind immediately started racing through terrible scenarios that could

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Kiddos And Critters

Kiddos And Critters

Raising pets and babies together can prove to be quite challenging, especially when your four-legged baby was around long before the new bundle of joy. Dogs and cats can have a rough time adjusti

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Canine Companionship

Canine Companionship

I spend a lot of time talking about the problem behaviors -- and their fixes -- that sometimes surface in the shared lives of dogs and humans. I'm a dog trainer; it's what I do. But while prob

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The Tale Of The Tail

The Tale Of The Tail

Pet owners often claim their pets have distinct personalities. Is this the result of familiarity, the same way people tend to connect an emotional state with a nervous tic or habit? Or can pet ow

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Birdie Bff

Birdie Bff

There are many mental and physical benefits to owning a pet, such as lower blood pressure and lower rates of depression. If a dog or a cat isn't for you, but you find yourself craving animal comp

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Exotic Pets

Exotic Pets

Movies, cliches and old biblical stories have given snakes a bad reputation. But the truth is that a few snakes actually make really good pets. Many people, even if they choose not to handle snak

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