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Watch PBS Online Film Festival Entry Dog Save the Queen

Dog Save the Queen is the title of an adorable entry in the 2014 PBS Online Film Festival. In the short, residents of the idyllic Island of Rarotonga, Cook Islands are excited over the news of “the Million Dollar...

June 27, 2014
Guest editor Bijou finishes proofing an issue of our iPad magazine Your GPB.

It’s Take Your Dog to Work Day!

Pet parents rejoice! Today is Take Your Dog to Work Day. Pet Sitters International established the day to promote pet adoptions and how great companions dogs are. The idea has caught on at thousands of companies...

June 19, 2014

How To Keep Your Pet From Suffering From Heat Stroke

Like humans, pets love to lay out in the sun. While they don’t get sunburned, they can suffer from heat stroke. Heat stroke is a condition caused by the body’s inability to regulate its temperature properly when...

May 21, 2014

Meet The Hero Cat Who Saved A Boy From A Dog Attack

Her name is Tara and she’ll go down in history as a hero. She’s the pet cat who saved a boy from a dog attack. The astonishing security camera video of Tara chasing off a dog has gone viral and rightfully so. In the...

May 15, 2014

Nature: Why Some Animals Choose A Mate Over Others

Several years ago I stumbled upon the book Why Men Marry Some Women and Not Others. Based on intense scientific research, surveys and interviews with couples, it claimed to answer the age old question: why men like say...

April 30, 2014
Courtesy WGBH

Inside Animal Minds: Who's the Smartest?

Who’s smarter: a dog or a dolphin? An elephant or an ape? Tonight on Inside Animal Minds: Who’s the Smartest?, scientists get to the bottom of the question. The show is the last of the Inside Animal Minds series on...

April 23, 2014
Mutt Muffin has fully recovered from being left on the highway for dead.(Image from Gofundme.com and 11alive.com)

Snowjammed, Injured Dog Gets Happy Ending

A happy ending for Mutt Muffin, the injured snowjammed dog. The little pooch left for dead on a highway has made a full recovery. His rescue and recovery are a remarkable story of the power of the kindness of strangers...

April 17, 2014

NOVA’s Dogs & Super Senses Finds Out How Dogs View the World

While a recent study put to rest the notion that dogs feel and express shame for their bad behavior, the NOVA special "Dogs...

April 16, 2014
Credit: Courtesy of Kevin Bachar  Producer: ©2014 THIRTEEN Productions LLC

Inside Animal Minds and My Bionic Pet

On “Inside Animal Minds”, NOVA’s new animal mini-series, we get a glimpse of how birds think. While “My Bionic Pet” shows pets overcoming injuries and disabilities through the use of prosthetics. What is remarkable...

April 9, 2014
Image from lifelineanimal.org

Lifeline Animal Project Celebrates Year of Improving FCAS with Event

It’s been a year since the Lifeline Animal Project took over Fulton County Animal Services. They are marking the anniversary of their successful take over by hosting an open house this weekend at FCAS that will include...

March 20, 2014

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