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December 7, 2017
Mike Pence holding Pickle. Photo via Twitter by @vp
Pickle, the family cat of Vice President Pence, dies at 16
December 7, 2017 - 4:55pm
November 30, 2017
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Science says dogs are smarter than cats. Take that, cat people.
November 30, 2017 - 8:51am
November 20, 2017
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Could sleeping with your pets do more harm than help?
November 20, 2017 - 8:10am
November 17, 2017
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Getting a dog might just save your life
November 17, 2017 - 9:22am
November 16, 2017
Lauren Powers with Arcturus, a 2-year-old who holds the world record for tallest domestic cat. 
Photo by: Courtesy of starcats_detroit/Instagram — The Washington Post
Missing: Four cats. Reward: $100,000
November 16, 2017 - 3:39pm
October 26, 2017
Chi Chi was reticent to interact at first, but that changed in a matter of months. Now, Chi Chi's owners said, she is constantly wagging her tail.  Photo by Bob Fugate.
This golden retriever is a quadruple amputee - and, now, a therapy dog
October 26, 2017 - 2:29pm
October 20, 2017
Posters across rural Washington County, Iowa, alerted residents to the missing spaniel mix from Kansas City. (Rick Montgomery/Kansas City Star/TNS)
A wedding, a runaway dog: Our beloved Charlie's improbable journey home
October 20, 2017 - 2:01pm
October 18, 2017
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She took her dog to the vet to be put down. Five months later, she discovered her dog was still alive.
October 18, 2017 - 9:15pm
October 16, 2017
Items collected from the rubble are set out on steps in the Coffey Park neighborhood of Santa Rosa, Calif., Oct. 11, 2017. (Josh Haner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
A California family thought their dog had died in the fires, but she was waiting for them
October 16, 2017 - 8:47am
September 11, 2017
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Pet-store puppies linked to bacterial outbreak among people in 7 states, CDC says
September 11, 2017 - 4:35pm
August 9, 2017
According to a recent study, U.S. cats' and dogs' consumption of meat and other animal products is a big climate cost. (Kevin Tanaka/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Scientists tally the environmental impact of feeding meat to our cats and dogs. It's huge
August 9, 2017 - 11:30am
July 2, 2017
Tammy Swift, columnist
Swift: It's a hard walk life for this dog owner
July 2, 2017 - 7:41am
June 16, 2017
Symba is one fat cat. The cat which is up for adoption at the Humane Rescue Alliance in D.C. weighs 35 pounds and is 6 years old. Handout courtesy of Humane Rescue Alliance.
Meet a really, really fat cat
June 16, 2017 - 10:33am
June 14, 2017
Kaito, a miniature Sheltie, was killed by three dogs while out for a walk June 5 with its owner in Cloquet. Courtesy photo / Kayla Wenneson
Pit bull owners face charges after 3 dogs attack, kill woman's miniature Sheltie
June 14, 2017 - 4:08pm
June 2, 2017
Mark Olcott, with his dogs Annie, left, and Surrey in Columbia, Md., is the co-founder of VitusVet, an app company that is building a computerized clearinghouse for animal-health-care records. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jonathan Newton.
This vet wants to put your dog's health record online. And get paid millions for it.
June 2, 2017 - 2:34pm
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