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Owners and their pets walk to raise money for animal shelters. Photo via Atlanta Humane Society

Walk for the Animals at the Atlanta Pet Parade

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - 12:10pm

For just $30 and a short walk, you could save the life of a cat or dog. It’s through the annual Atlanta Pet Parade Walk for Animals which will be held Saturday April 13. Each year, thousands of dogs and their owners hit...

Mr. Lee's life outside the house is captured in Catcam documentary. Photo courtesy:catcamthemovie.com

Catcam Reveals Cat's Mysterious Life

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, March 18, 2013 - 5:13am

Ever wonder where your cat scoots off too when you let him or her out? Juergen, a German engineer who lives in South Carolina pondered that question about his cat Mr. Lee. The adopted stray cat would disappear for days...

Grumpy Cat (real name Tardar Sauce) is attracting lines of picture takers at SXSW.

Grumpy Cat is Star at SXSW No Wonder!

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, March 12, 2013 - 6:55am

Tails of the City typically focuses on dogs. But this time, I'd like to talk about cats, specifically the Internet superstar Grumpy Cat. She is currently the hottest celebrity at the music, film and interactive...

Banana Joe wins best in show at the 137th Westminister Dog Show. (Photo via AP)

Banana Joe is Best in Show

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 6:19am

Meet America’s new top dog! Banana Joe, a five year old affenpinscher from the Netherlands.He won the Best in Show title at the 137th Westminster Kennel Club dog show yesterday. It’s a pretty timely win as this...

Meet Your Doggie Match This Valentine’s Day

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, February 11, 2013 - 11:32am

Forget about human online dating sites like match.com. Try finding your one true love - a four legged, furry, tail wagging bachelor or bachelorette by taking part in the ASPCA's Meet Your Match Dating show. It’s an...

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12 Dog Photos to Make You Smile

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, January 14, 2013 - 11:52am

Here in Georgia, the weather is grey and dismal adding to the beginning of the week blahs. If you're like me and need a happiness booster, then take a look at these 12 dog photos that will make you smile 1.) This dog...

The Divinity of Dogs

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, December 17, 2012 - 6:53am

Dogs offer comfort in the unlikeliest places, during the most heartbreaking tragedies. This statement couldn’t be more true in Newtown, CT over the weekend, where a group of golden retrievers, "comfort dogs" as they...

Dr. Johnson nuzzles Petey, her beloved chihuahua rescue and office greeter!

Saving Petey

Dr. Arhonda C. Johnson - Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 7:43am

Dr. Arhonda C. Johnson is the chief veterinarian at The Ark Animal Hospital in Midtown Atlanta. Her love and dedication to animals is obvious when you first meet her. And it is very apparent in the story of how she came...

image via The Bark

Thanksgiving for Your Pet

Heather Neal - Monday, November 19, 2012 - 5:25am

Thanksgiving dinner isn’t just for humans anymore. It turns out that the big meal can be pretty healthy for pets. With little to no extra prep, you can share a healthful, nutritious dinner with your dog, too. Turkey...

NOVA scienceNOW: What are Animals Thinking?

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 11:28am

Do dogs really know when they have done something wrong? I know my mom’s answer to that question is a resounding “yes!” She is often telling me about our dog Bijou’s bad behavior, like the time he climbed on a chair in...

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