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Dangerous to Transport Dog in Bed of Pickup Truck Jul. 16, 2020

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Q: I was driving behind a pickup truck that swerved to avoid a deer. A dog in the bed of the pickup ... Read More

Excessive Drooling May Signal Medical Problem Jul. 09, 2020

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Q: My cat Myrtle sometimes drools. Should I be concerned? A: It depends. Many cats drool while purri... Read More

Free Doggy Poop Bags (and More Great Reader Tips!) Jul. 08, 2020

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My readers come up with the greatest tips, tricks and ideas for how to save time and money every day... Read More

Racing to Adopt a Greyhound Jul. 07, 2020

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Dear Annie: I am about to retire. I don't want to sit around watching TV after retirement, so I'd li... Read More

Prepare Dogs Now for Post-Pandemic Lifestyle Jul. 02, 2020

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Q: I have been working at home during the pandemic, and I expect to return to my regular workplace s... Read More

Many Ways to Help Calm Dog With Noise Phobia Jun. 18, 2020

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Q: Our dog Hunter is terrified of loud noises, so I'm concerned he'll panic during Fourth of July fi... Read More

Punishment After Misbehavior Ineffective, Instills Fear in Dog Jun. 04, 2020

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Q: When Dobby, my roommate's family dog, visits us, he sometimes gets into the trash. My roommate sa... Read More

Distract and Redirect Dog That Marks Furniture or Mounts People May. 21, 2020

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Q: I recently adopted a dog, Chester, who will be neutered when the pandemic subsides enough to allo... Read More

See Veterinarian for Pet's Red or Cloudy Eye May. 14, 2020

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Q: My cat was diagnosed with uveitis after I noticed that the iris of one eye had turned red, its pu... Read More

Sterilized Dogs Live Longer Apr. 02, 2020

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Q: Should we neuter Max, our 3-year-old Jack Russell terrier? Our veterinarian described the behavio... Read More

Celebrate Easter With Chocolate Bunny, Not Live One Mar. 26, 2020

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Q: I'm thinking of surprising my 6-year-old niece with a rabbit on Easter. The pet store sells bunni... Read More

Ear-Tipped Cat Already Sterilized Mar. 19, 2020

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Q: A new friend invited me to her home, and I was surprised that one of her cats was missing an ear ... Read More

Puppy Love Helps Tired Parents Sep. 02, 2019

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Dear Annie I had to respond to the letter, "Sleepless in Los Angeles," about the 6-year-old who insi... Read More

A Dog's Plea Mar. 15, 2019

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Dear Annie: You printed an essay about a year ago regarding the loss of a pet from the pet's point o... Read More

Give Your Pets a Hug From Me Jan. 14, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I've been reading your column regularly in the Vicksburg (Mississippi) Post. I hope you... Read More

Replacing a Beloved Pet Jan. 27, 2018

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Dear Annie: Our beloved family dog, Dasher, passed away last year. Dasher was a husky. She was the s... Read More

The Perfect Pet Nov. 11, 2017

Katiedid Langrock

We knew we weren't ready for a dog. The search for the perfect pet began there. "Cat?" my husband su... Read More

Roommate Doesn't Want to Split Costs Jul. 02, 2016

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Dear Annie: My girlfriend and I have another roommate in a two-bedroom place. I usually go to Costco... Read More

Wizard of Id

Jul. 12, 2014

Strange Brew

Jul. 12, 2014