Pet

BBC: The evolutionary reasons for our pets’ most revolting habits

From pooing in strangers' gardens to barking incessantly, even the most precious pets can be annoying, embarrassing, or just plain revolting. Where...

PetMD: Are You Feeding Your Dog the Right Amount?

One of the best ways to keep dogs healthy is to feed them the right amount of a high-quality dog food. Feeding your...

NPR: The Vet Clinic Chow Down

Americans love their pets. More than 63 million U.S. households own a dog and more than 42 million own a cat. People...

PetMD: Why Is My Dog Sneezing?

Sneezing can be a normal occurrence in dogs, but in certain situations, you may wonder if excessive sneezing is a cause for...

PetMD: What Are the Best Flea and Tick Pills for Dogs?

Fleas and ticks aren’t just gross—they’re dangerous. Both can carry diseases that can affect your dog, and they can put people at risk...

npr: Man’s Ancient Friend: 6,000-Year-Old Dog Remains Found On Arabian Peninsula

As archeologists in Saudi Arabia excavated an ancient tomb last year, they were surprised to find the remains of a dog buried...

PetMD: How to Identify, Treat, and Prevent Dog Ear Infections

Dog ears come in all shapes and sizes, but they are unique in their anatomy when compared to human ears. Dogs have...

Pet Finder: 6 Spring Activities that Your Dog Will Love

weather starts to warm up after a frigid and long winter, humans aren’t the only ones who get extremely excited about spending...

PetMD: Dog Skin Conditions, From Belly Rashes to Scabs and Sores

Skin problems are among the most common reasons dogs end up at the veterinarian’s office. A dog’s skin condition...

PetMD: Could Dogs Survive in a World Without Humans?

We love our dogs and cherish them as family members. We take them to the veterinarian’s office when they’re sick, buy them...

AP: Doggie desserts: Ben & Jerry’s enters the pet food business

Think your dog deserves dessert? So does Ben & Jerry’s. The venerable Vermont ice cream company said Monday it’s...

AP: American Airlines is grounding emotional-support animals

American Airlines is banning emotional-support animals in a move that will force most owners to pay extra if they want their pets...

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[Urbana] Check out the new sculpture at Meadowbrook Park!

Be sure to head out to Meadowbrook Park and the Timpone Family Tree Grove, and check out Suzi's Garden.  The sculpture was fabricated...

[Champaign] RESTAURANT WEEK

JAN 28 - FEB 5The Champaign County Area Restaurant Week is back! Discover local flavors at over 25 restaurants across the county...

[Urbana] Free injury screenings this winter and spring

Have nagging pain? Tweak something shoveling snow or working out? You have the chance to get a free injury...

[Champaign] ALL ABOUT MOVIES

AT THE VIRGINIA THEATRE January Is All About Movies at the Virginia Theatre. Here's what you can catch on...