pets

10.8.19

Am I an Asshole for Hating People Who Tweet 'Send Cute Pets?' An Investigation

I asked social researchers why people request cute dog and cat pics from strangers online when they're having a bad day.

9.23.19

Your Cat Thinks of You Like a Parent, Study Suggests

A new study finds that cats form attachment styles to their caregivers similar to human babies and dogs.

4.9.19

Please Adopt Barsik, This 41-Pound Chungus of a Cat

Get a load of this absolute unit.

3.22.19

Petco Lets 'All Leashed Pets' in Its Stores, So a Couple Brought—Wait What

Allow us to introduce you to Oliver, a 1,600-pound African Watusi.

3.14.19

The Moral Distress of Being a Veterinarian

Many vets feel conflicted about pet owners' insistence on over-treatment or inappropriate requests for euthanasia, and it takes a toll: suicide rates in the industry are high.

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2.28.19
2.20.19

'Vase Snake,' Today's Comic by Paige Mehrer

A witch banishes her pet snake after it betrays her.

2.14.19

'Frass,' Today's Comic by Margot Ferrick

A frightened pet gets harassed by their owner.

1.30.19

'Doggy,' Today's Comic by Seo Kim

Dogs or butts? You choose.

1.29.19

'Tomato Heart,' Today's Comic by Haejin Park

A woman prescribes and odd remedy to cure a poodle's common cold.

1.16.19

The Sharpshooting NBA Player with Pet Snakes

Danny Green's uncle introduced him to snakes when he was a kid. The Toronto Raptors guard has been in love with them ever since.

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