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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...

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...

Anouncement

Provost Cangellaris leaving Illinois to lead Saudi Arabian university

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost Andreas C. Cangellaris will leave the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in August...

[Illinois] Dump and Run

Dump and Run keeps over 30 tons of used, quality goods out of Champaign-Urbana’s dumpsters and landfills each year. This project reduces litter and...

[Urbana] Power of Parks 5k

Run Your Race: July 18 - July 29Any Location | All Ages | FREE CODE: 675 | REGULAR CODE: 676Register NOW through...

[Illinois] Get Ready for #WelcomingWeek2022

Get ready for #WelcomingWeek2022!Whether you’re an organization, individual, or local government, you can participate in the 10-year anniversary...