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55 puppies need new homes after rescue (Photos)

Fifty-five puppies are looking for new homes in the D.C. area after they were rescued from an Arkansas breeding mill.

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 06:50pm EDT

Tags: puppy mill, dogs

Tips for a stress, scratch free trip to the vet

Have a scaredy-cat who hasn't been to the vet in a while? Vets share tips and advice for a stress- and scratch-free trip to the vet.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 04:53pm EDT

Tags: cats

41 bunnies need homes after fire

A New Carrollton man is displaced after a Sunday afternoon fire and now his 41 pet rabbits need new homes.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 03:23pm EDT

Tags: rabbits, bunnies, pet adoption

Local pets hope for luck of the Irish

What better way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day than with a new friend?

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 03:44pm EDT

Tags: animals, cats, Fairfax County Animal Shelter, St. Patrick

How many people sleep with their pets?

Nearly three-quarters of us - 71 percent - sleep with our pets, according to a survey done by the mattress company Novosbed.

Friday - 03/07/2014, 08:14am EST

Tags: randi martin, sleep

5 tips to save money on pets

Food, medicine, vet care, treats and toys can add up to quite the bill at the end of the month. Dr. Katy Nelson shares five tips to save money on pet care.

Monday - 02/24/2014, 05:34am EST

Tags: pet care, save money, veterinarian, Omama Altaleb

Tuesday is National Dress Up Your Pet Day (Photos)

Sure, your pet is adorable, but swaddling him or her in clothing can be a recipe to for the perfect pet photo -- and Tuesday may be just the excuse you need to indulge.

Tuesday - 01/14/2014, 08:47am EST

Tags: National Dress Up Your Pet Day, Colleen Paige

Keep your pet warm, healthy in cold temperatures (Video)

The weather will soon dip the lowest temperature the region has seen in 20 years. And if the outdoor air is too chilly for you, it's too cold for your pet, as well.

Monday - 01/06/2014, 11:33pm EST

Tags: Cold weather, winter, The Humane Society, dogs

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Rabies scare urges pet owners into action

After a growing number of rabies cases have been reported in the area, pet owners want to know how to keep their cats and dogs safe from the deadly virus.

Tuesday - 12/31/2013, 04:04pm EST

Tags: rabies, Dr. Pawz, Paula Wolfson, veterinarian,

100 shelter pets come home for the holidays in D.C.

"Home for the holidays" -- it's a phrase that carries a lot of emotional weight. And that's no different at the Washington Humane Society.

Tuesday - 12/24/2013, 10:28pm EST

Tags: animals, Washington Humane Society, whs, cats

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