Pet of the Week is a weekly feature that highlights a pet available for adoption from the Washington Animal Rescue League.
From dogs to cats, to pigs and monkeys, pets of all types roamed the aisles at the Super Pet Expo at the Dulles Expo Center.
“Pet tech” entrepreneurs and investors see a big opportunity as pet ownership grows and owners show a willingness to spend serious money on their four-legged companions.
Amtrak will allow pets on almost all of its trains now, even Acela, after a pilot program along the Northeast Corridor found that passengers wanted to travel with their animal companions.
Brennan, a 7-month-old kitten in Minnesota, is “acting like nothing much happened to him.”
The scoop from industry experts on top strategies for jet-setting with furry friends this year.
Nearly three million dogs in the United States are on anti-anxiety medication, according to a national pet owners survey from the American Pet Products Association.
When pet owners are faced with the difficult decision of euthanasia, most head to their veterinarian’s office. But there is another, less stressful, option.
A Brazilian mattress company has created a living arrangement that is ideal for pet lovers.
Holiday gatherings can be dangerous for pets, particularly regarding human food. Tips to keep them safe.
Monday is a special day in the WTOP newsroom. That’s because the station gets to kick off the week in the company of an adorable animal from the Washington Animal Rescue League, in hopes to find them a forever home. Here’s a look back at all the pets WTOP featured this year, and where they landed after their radio debuts.
WASHINGTON — For pets, just like their human owners, the holiday season can be a joyous time of year but it also rings in a unique set of threats for dogs and cats. “Tis the…
WASHINGTON — Pets can be popular Christmas gifts for children, but you need to consider some things before picking a four-legged friend for someone. Veterinarian Dr. Katy Nelson says picking out a pet for another family…
More research is needed, but the data seem to show that pets, especially dogs, lower kids’ stress and boost emotional development.
WASHINGTON — An animal rescue group in Orange County, Virginia is looking for donations after a series of police raids have brought an influx of animals into their care. According to Rikki’s Refuge in Rapidan,…