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Don't Ignore Dog's Animal Hospital Aggression Oct. 29, 2020

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Q: Harley, my 3-year-old bulldog mix, doesn't go to the veterinarian often because he gets aggressiv... Read More

October 23, 2020 Oct. 23, 2020

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Dear Annie: Two nights ago, I witnessed my best friend being verbally abused by her boyfriend. The b... Read More

Treat Cat to Outdoor Adventure With Cat-Safe Enclosure Oct. 22, 2020

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Q: Monty, our indoor cat, often tries to escape from the house. We know he's safer inside, where he ... Read More

Xylitol Artificial Sweetener Toxic to Dogs Oct. 15, 2020

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Q: Hercules, the dog I recently adopted, needs to take medicine that isn't available as a chewable t... Read More

Hoarder Has Too Many Animals for Adequate Care Oct. 08, 2020

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Q: My neighbor has more cats than I can count, so I assume she's a hoarder. Should I intervene? If s... Read More

Medications Can Diminish Dog's Sense of Smell Oct. 01, 2020

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Q: I'm training my dog Roger for search and rescue, which requires him to use his nose. I noticed wh... Read More

Three Reasons Not to Toilet Train Your Cat Sep. 24, 2020

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Q: I'm thinking about teaching Cameo, my newly adopted young calico cat, to use the toilet instead o... Read More

Flat-Faced Breeds Prone to Health Problems Sep. 17, 2020

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Q: My dog Hugo is the cutest, most lovable French bulldog I know. When I submitted a photo of him to... Read More

Protect Pet Ferrets From COVID-19 Sep. 10, 2020

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Q: I have two ferrets, but the only information I can find about pets and COVID-19 involves dogs and... Read More

Toxic Mushrooms Resemble Harmless Varieties Sep. 03, 2020

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Q: We've had a lot of rain this year, and our yard is filled with a variety of mushrooms. How can we... Read More

Crossing the Political Divide Sep. 02, 2020

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Dear Annie: I'm having some issues with a friend. We are polar opposites politically, and it is now ... Read More

Nerve Damage Causes Horner's Syndrome Aug. 27, 2020

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Q: Hobie, my middle-aged indoor-outdoor cat, awoke this morning with one very abnormal eye. His uppe... Read More

August 24, 2020 Aug. 24, 2020

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Dear Annie: Six years ago, our daughter left her dog with us. We've grown to love "Lassie" and would... Read More

If the Dog Stays, You Must Find a Way To Pay Aug. 24, 2020

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DR. WALLACE: I really, really need your help! My best girlfriend just moved to Florida with her fami... Read More

Keep Bread Dough Away From Dog Aug. 20, 2020

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Q: I'm doing a lot of extra baking these days since the pandemic keeps me at home more. My family lo... Read More

The Devil Eats Purina Aug. 18, 2020

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My girlfriend got a dog six weeks ago — a Chihuahua. I don't hate the dog, but I'm not wild ab... Read More

Classic Ann Landers Aug. 16, 2020

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Editor's Note: Hundreds of Ann Landers' loyal readers have requested that newspapers continue to pub... Read More

Fleas Transmit Plague Bacteria Aug. 13, 2020

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Q: I caught the end of a news report about pets and the plague. I thought the plague was eradicated ... Read More

Happy Pet Traveling! Aug. 08, 2020

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DR. WALLACE: Thank you for regularly publishing your collection of tips for traveling with a pet. I ... Read More

Dog's Cold, Wet Nose Doesn't Guarantee Good Health Aug. 06, 2020

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Q: I'm confused about why my dog Sam's nose is occasionally warm and dry, even though he seems fine.... Read More