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PetMD: Do Dogs Get Jealous?

Jealousy is defined as a desire to possess something that someone else has, or a feeling of unhappiness or anger because you...

PetMD: 7 Tips For Caring For Your Pet This Winter

When temperatures drop and snow starts to coat the ground outside, it’s important to adjust your pet’s daily routine so you can...

PetMD: Dog Hypothermia

What Is Dog Hypothermia? Simply put, hypothermia describes the situation where a dog’s body temperature is significantly lower than...

PetMD: Can Dogs Get Food Poisoning?

In humans, we think of food poisoning as being the ingestion of food that is contaminated with bacteria, viruses, parasites or the...

NPR: The FDA Suspects Tainted Pet Foods Poisoned Hundreds Of Dogs

The Food and Drug Administration says more than 130 deaths and 220 illnesses in dogs may have been caused by the dog...

Petfinder: How to Teach a Dog Tricks

Dogs, young or old, love to learn. Include a reward and these four basic rules and you’ve got a recipe for successful dog...

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...

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[Champaign] 22ND ANNUAL PARADE OF LIGHTS

PRESENTED BY CHRISTIE CLINICSAT, NOV 26 | DOWNTOWN CHAMPAIGN  Now in it's 22nd year, the Champaign Center Parade of Lights...

[Illinois] Scholarship Opportunities

The Fred S. Bailey Scholarship Program provides financial support to students of the University of Illinois who who have demonstrated positive impact and...

[Urbana] 55th Annual Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 24CHECK-IN: 8am | RACE START: 9amLake House in Crystal Lake ParkFREE for All Ages Join the Urbana Park...

[Illinois] Jobs @ The Y!

We have a few open positions at the Y’s New American Welcome Center! If you are interested in applying, please submit your...