Expect Workplaces to Become More Pet-Friendly After the Pandemic
Employers plan to offer more pet-friendly policies upon a return to offices, according to a new survey.
Mar 28, 2021
Chewy’s New Disney Collection Is Full of Magical Toys For Your Furry Friends
It has more than 400 items inspired by beloved characters and stories from Disney, Pixar, “Star Wars,” and Marvel.
Mar 23, 2021
IKEA Turned Kids’ Doodles Into Toys, Including a Fried Egg and a Mermaid Dog
The designs reflect the boundless imagination of their young creators.
Mar 22, 2021
A New Report Reveals the Most Popular Dog Breeds Around the World
A look at the most popular pups in Africa, Europe, Asia, and more.
Mar 3, 2021
The Dos and Don’ts of Dog Grooming at Home, According to Experts
Mira Showers breaks down how to safely pamper your pups.
Feb 28, 2021
5 Ways to Help Animals if You Love Them But Can't Have a Pet at Home
Pet ownership isn't for everyone — but getting involved in your community can be.
Feb 13, 2021
Your Dog Is an Artist, and This Trend Will Prove It
People on TikTok are letting their dogs paint pictures in the most hilarious way, and all of the pieces are turning out way better than you would imagine.
Feb 8, 2021
A Delightful New Study Shows How Different Pets View Their Surroundings
Experience a home from the perspective of your furry BFF.
Jan 24, 2021
6 Ways to Winterize Your Dog for Cold, Snow, and Everything In Between
Because ice and paws don't mix.
Jan 15, 2021
Cat Trees, But Make It Fashion
They're meowtains of fun.
Jan 1, 2021
5 New Year's Resolutions You Can Make for Your Dog
Now's the perfect time to brush up on canine manners or learn a new trick.
Dec 21, 2020
Attention, Fur Parents: These Are the Most Popular Pet Names of 2020
Did your furry companion's name make the list?
Dec 27, 2020
These Are the Most Cat-Friendly U.S. Cities For 2021
Where does your city rank right meow?
Dec 14, 2020
3 Major Ways Your Cat Is Trying to Tell You Something—and Exactly What They Mean
Decoding your feline friend's needs has never been easier.
Dec 1, 2020
I Always Thought Cat Toys Clashed With Decor—Until I Found a $25 Robot on Amazon
It gives my cats hours of exercise, and peace of mind for me.
Nov 19, 2020
These Meditations Are Specifically Designed for New Pet Parents
There are eight audio tracks designed to make ”pup-renthood” easier to navigate.
Nov 20, 2020
I Won the Battle Against Cat Clutter in Every Room With These $13 Baskets
In fact, I think my cats love them as much as I do.
Nov 19, 2020
How to Prep Your Home for a Dog, According to a Celeb-Favorite Shelter
Start your life together off on the right paw.
Nov 19, 2020
I Tried This Popular Paw Cleaner, and 10,000 Amazon Reviewers Aren’t Wrong
I decided to give it a shot, and it turned out to be a lifesaver.
Nov 13, 2020
105 of the Cutest Pets from Apartment Therapy’s House Tours
For Family Month, I wanted to round up a ton of adorable pets from our house tours. That's it... that's the entire premise of the post.
Nov 18, 2020
This Money Expert Learned the Benefits of Pet Insurance the Hard Way
Aka through a $14,000 emergency.
Nov 18, 2020
This Charming Veterinarian Is Answering All Your Pet Questions on TikTok
Even the most seasoned pet parent can learn a thing or two about their beloved animal pals.
Nov 17, 2020
Target Is Selling Holiday-Themed Cat Scratch Towers
Whether you’re diverting your cat from ruining Christmas or rewarding them for making Santa’s nice list, these holiday-themed cat scratchers at Target will certainly be adored by the furry feline in your life.
Nov 16, 2020
Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Buying a Dog DNA Test
Dog DNA testing can be a fun way to learn about their ancestry. But with a growing number of kits on the market, it can be overwhelming to figure out which one to buy.
Oct 29, 2020
10 Online Pet Brand Startups That’ll Make Both You and Your Best Friend Happy
Treat your pet to the very best.
Oct 27, 2020
The Pandemic Threw Off Your Pet's Routine, Too—Here's What to Do About It
Including how to help them feel okay with being alone again.
Oct 22, 2020
5 Things I Wish I Had Known Before I Started Raising Backyard Chickens
I’ve been raising chickens for over 20 years—and here are the five tips I share with every beginner.
Oct 22, 2020
Your Dog’s Personality Changes When They Hit “Middle Age”—Here’s What to Expect
One new study found that dogs actually experience a personality shift around their third birthday.
Oct 19, 2020
Over 5,000 Pet Parents Are Obsessed with This Heated Cat House on Amazon
It’s easy to see why this cat house is so popular.
Oct 4, 2020
This New Robot Vacuum Is Perfect for Pet Parents
It's on Amazon for under $200.
Sep 3, 2020
Wish Your Dog Could Talk? These Pet Parents' DIY Makes It Possible
They devised a system that teaches their dog how to communicate—and you can try it, too.
Aug 21, 2020
6 Pet-Friendly Design Tips For Your Home That Don’t Compromise Aesthetic
Incorporate these tips from Alessandra Wood, Modsy's VP of Style, into your home.
Aug 18, 2020
Having a Pet During Quarantine Can Help You Keep a Healthy Routine, According to a New Study
Whether you recently adopted a pet or already had furry friends before the pandemic, you’re probably loving having something to snuggle and play with at all hours of the day. But for Gen Zers and millennials, having pets during the pandemic has actually been a serious source of self-care, according to a new study.
Aug 13, 2020
Crown & Paw Creates Custom 19th Century Renaissance Portraits of Pets
These portraits are pawsitively regal.
Aug 8, 2020
8 Products You Need If Your Dog Has a Shedding Problem
You love your dog, but not their hair everywhere.
Aug 6, 2020
Nearly Half of Pet Owners Prefer to Cuddle Dogs Over Partners, Study Says
On Valentine’s Day, you’d expect pets to take a temporary backseat to their humans’ festive tail-chasing. But a recent Rover.com poll reveals that 47 percent of pet parents cuddle their dog more often than their partner, so perhaps we can expect pooches to receive their fair share of V-Day affection after all.
Jul 30, 2020
Talking to Pets Shows How Smart You Are, Study Says
If you’ve found yourself fully engulfed in a one-sided conversation with your favorite furry friend then realized how ridiculous you might look to an onlooker, resist the urge to label yourself a dunce for chatting up your favorite animal. Apparently, there’s scientific proof that says talking to pets is a sign of intelligence.
Jul 30, 2020
Martha Wants Pets to Chill With Her New Line of CBD Products
Lifestyle maven Martha Stewart has done wonders for the everyday lives of humans all over the world. Millions owe their improved plant-watering techniques, home makeovers, meal preparation and party-hosting skills to Stewart’s expertise. With her latest venture, the Emmy Award-winning entrepreneur will expand her focus on helping animals live their best lives too, with the upcoming launch of a line of cannabidiol-infused products for pets.
Jul 30, 2020
Here’s How to Turn Your Backyard into an Oasis for Your Dog
A few household items is all it takes to keep your dog entertained this summer.
Jul 28, 2020
Just in Time for National Dog Day! How To Do a Dog Home Safety Check
Hooray for dogs! They are our best friends, our protectors, our alarm clocks…and sometimes the source of destruction for our favorite shoes. But perhaps most importantly, they make coming home a little less lonely. Whether you’ve just recently brought a new pup home, have just moved homes or even have had a dog in your same home for awhile, consider doing a home check to make sure your home is safe for your furry companions. Next week is National Dog Day!
Jul 17, 2020
This Study Reveals the Secret Lives of Cat and Dog People
What does being a pet owner say about you? According to the Rover.com’s report “The Secret Lives of Cat People and Dog People,” it may reveal a little more than you’d like others to know. Based off a survey of 1,261 US adult dog and cat owners, the report not only provides statistical proof of how much humans really love living with their pets, but it also offers insight into how much cat and dog owners have in common as well as how different they are.
Jul 17, 2020
This Photographer Shows Another Side of Pet Portraits
We can’t get enough of furry friends over here, and we know some of you are into House Tours just as much for the pets as the decor (no judgement). So when we came across photographer Andrius Burba’s animal portraits, we knew we just had to share. Unless you’ve got a cat and a glass or acrylic coffee table at home, it’s not likely you peek at the underside of pets all that much.
Jul 17, 2020
So Happy Together: Dogs on Sheepskins
When I was looking through our house tours to see all the different places people use them, there was one type of photo that I, happily, kept turning up: dogs on sheepskins. They may just be the next peanut butter and chocolate of the decor world.
Jul 16, 2020
10 Ideas for Disguising or Hiding a Litter Box
I’m one of those visitors that cat owners probably dread: I can smell a litter box a block away, and I’m not charmed by a cat doing its business in plain sight of the dinner table. Any of these attempts at making the litter box more discreet will go a long way towards endearing your darling cat to guests like me… TOP ROW: 1. Here’s the first of my three favorite IKEA hacks, this time from Bella Pop. IKEA should really get into the litter box game. 2.
Jul 15, 2020
Best Upholstery Fabric Options for Cat & Dog Owners
When that luxurious velvet sofa catches your gaze for the first time, it’s easy to think, “I can totally do this, Fido will learn that he is not allowed up. Simple as that.” We’ve all been there, but let’s get real. Even if you become the dog whisperer and are indeed successful in keeping him off the sofa, it doesn’t necessarily mean it will stay clean.
Jul 15, 2020
5 Ways You and Your Dog Can Be Good Neighbors to Everyone Around You
As a dog guardian, there are things that you can do to support your dog being a good neighbor.
Jun 26, 2020
These Geometric Wall Shelves Double as a Cat Playground
They're purrfect.
Jun 9, 2020
6 Cat Breeds for People With Allergies (And Why There’s No Such Thing As Hypoallergenic Cats)
If you’ve ever Googled around for hypoallergenic cat breeds and come up with exactly zero results, that’s because hypoallergenic cats don’t really exist.
Jun 8, 2020
3 Places Where Financial Experts Love to Buy Rugs
They go for quality.
May 26, 2020
The 5 Best Pet-Friendly Flooring Options for Dogs
Whether you're concerned about scratches, cost, temperature, or just what's easiest to clean, look no further than these expert-backed options.
May 21, 2020
Cat and Dog People: These Candles Are Made For You
If you’re a cat person (crazy or not) with a landlord who has a strict no-pets policy, it’s really difficult getting your dose of feline friendship, especially in this pandemic wherein you could go days, if not weeks, without interacting with a cat.Here’s the purrfect solution. The Cat People Candle ($19.99) is a milk-scented candle that will make you “think of those soft tongues lapping at a dish of milk, sweet purring and biscuit making.
May 14, 2020
These Custom Illustrated Pet Portraits Are a Chic Way to Show Off Your Furry Friends
Pet lovers everywhere know that paying tribute to your furry friends can be the ultimate way to show how much you love your four-legged companions. But if you want to showcase your adoration without sacrificing your home’s carefully curated decor, these custom pet portraits from West & Willow are what your walls have been missing.Getting one of these custom pet portraits couldn’t be easier.
May 11, 2020
Dinosaur Shadow Puppets and 4 More Activities to Keep Kids Engaged While at Home
For some parents, home education may have begun as a novel and fun experience. But coming up with new, kid-friendly activities can start to become a draining chore pretty fast. If you’re looking for fresh ideas, here’s a list of a few fun activities for kids of varying age groups.For younger kids, making dinosaur shadow puppets can be a great way to learn a little bit about the earth’s history while still having fun.
May 7, 2020
Beware: Toxic House Plants!
Owning a pet, especially those kept indoors, means being diligent about what they’re to eat…and what they’re not supposed to eat. Our cats had the habit of chewing on indoor ferns and palm leaves until we sprayed them with lemon juice; we lost a few plants, but we’d rather lose them than our feline family members.
Apr 21, 2020
This Etsy Seller Makes Custom Paint-by-Number Kits That Look Like Your Pet
It doesn’t get much cuter (or more fun) than this.
Apr 7, 2020
This David Bowie-Inspired Cat Bed Totally Rocks
The “Cat People” singer-songwriter would have been elated to learn that he has inspired a felt cat cave that resembles his alter ego, Aladdin Sane.
Apr 4, 2020
Here’s How To Exercise Your Dog Indoors, According To a Professional Trainer
Keep your dog happy and healthy, without leaving the house.
Mar 27, 2020
10 Dog Products That Make Pet Parenting a Breeze
Here's what dog owners REALLY need.
Mar 23, 2020
1,001 Uses for White Distilled Vinegar
We love white distilled vinegar. We don’t love the way it smells. But we love it. It’s pretty cheap, it’s non-toxic, environmentally-friendly, and you can use it to do (literally) like a thousand things in your home.We just stumbled on this ridiculous website VinegarTips.com—a website where you can find 1,001 things to do in your home with vinegar.They’ve got cleaning tips (vinegar makes a cheap tile and grout cleaner) and laundry tips (use it as a stain remover).
Mar 19, 2020
10 Reasons Living with a Cat is the Very Best
I have, I think, always loved cats, but I didn’t know it until I had a boyfriend who was allergic, and I realized that if things worked out between us I would never be able to have a cat of my very own. I was surprised by how sad this made me, and surprised when we broke up, so I got a cat, and it was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made.
Mar 11, 2020
Baby Yoda Is Now a Chia Pet, and You’ll Be Able to Adopt Him Soon
The Baby Yoda-plant Venn diagram is coming together.
Mar 7, 2020
12 Surprising Things You Need to Hear About Fostering Dogs
"Feel the heartbreak and do it anyway! Because it's not about you, it's about the dog.”
Feb 18, 2020
Entertain Your Cats With This Battery-Powered Fish Toy
And don't worry—it doesn't sing.
Feb 9, 2020
Celebrate Your Pet in Scandinavian Minimalist Style with One of These Portraits
Choose from 14 cat breeds and more than 90 dog breeds (oh, and a rabbit).
Jan 11, 2020
How To Deal With a Tattletale Neighbor?
Q: My husband and I moved into a townhouse complex a few months ago with our dog and so far we’ve liked living there. The place is well-maintained and the neighbors are all pretty nice – with the exception of one… We always try to be very considerate neighbors, especially since we know what it’s like to deal with the annoyances that come from living around people who couldn’t care less about whether they’re disturbing someone.
Dec 19, 2019
Mae & BJ’s Pretty Chic Pet-Friendly Pad
Name: BJ and Mae, and their family of rescued animalsLocation: Highland Square — Akron, OhioSize: 1,800 square feetYears lived in: 5 years — owned Mae and BJ’s dedication to living life to its fullest has resulted in a home that is welcoming to all and party-ready at a moment’s notice. Their ability to ballance their brood of rescued animals with a pleasing aesthetic has developed through years of trial and error.
Dec 19, 2019
Aubin & Florice’s Curiosity Fueled Home
Name: Aubin Crowell of Rebuilt Inc., Florice Houde, and Monkey, Shy Girl, Lil’ Pi, and Ninja Location: Silver Lake – Los Angeles, California Size: 2,200 square feet Years lived in: 4 1/2 years Aubin and Florice’s modern loft is an interesting study of mixing elements to create a successful interior design.
Dec 19, 2019
Tech Pet Life: Keeping Cats Off Your Laptop
If you’ve got a cat and a laptop, you’ve probably found your kitty lounging about near or on your laptop (or just on computers in general). While we understand that cats enjoy sitting on something warm, it’s kind of funny and annoying at the same time. I can’t remember the number of times that I’ve shushed my own cat Yoda off my laptop. What can you do to stop this behavior?Sure, finding your cat on your laptop is funny.
Dec 4, 2019