The Best Articles in Pets
The most useful articles in Pets from around the web—beginners to advanced—curated by thought leaders and our community. We focus on timeless pieces and update the list whenever we discover new, must-read articles or videos—make sure to bookmark and revisit this page.
Top 5 Pets Articles
At a glance: these are the articles that have been most read, shared, and saved in Pets by Refind users in 2023 so far.
- Photographer Captures Joyful Personalities of Playful Pups and Shows How You Can Too
- The rise of dognapping: How sky-high prices for purebreds have led to pet scams, predatory leases and…
- How Dogs Perceive Time
- People with insecure attachment styles tend to have strong emotional bonds with pets, study finds
- Dog owners take more risks, cat owners are more cautious – new research examines how people conform…
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How To Smell
Most of the ideas in this post come from the book Being A Dog: Following the Dog Into a World of Smell by Alexandra Horowitz, which is my f...
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Breeding dogs to be cute and anthropomorphic is animal cruelty
The very attributes that make small dogs cute and popular are slowly strangling their ability to function as real animals
The Saga of the World’s Greatest Dogsledder—and the Fight Over the Future of the Iditarod
With the return of the Iditarod, the famously grueling thousand-mile odyssey across the Alaskan wild, the exploits of dogsledding legend Dallas Seavey are raising questions about the fate of an…
Meet the Photographer Documenting Pets at the Ukraine Border
Christopher Furlong is helping fleeing pets and people tell their stories.
How To Save Your Cat or Dog’s Life if They Are Choking
If your cat or dog is choking, it's important you know what to do. Read on to see the immediate steps that could save your pet's life.
Moving Photos Capture People's Final Moments with Their Pets
The Tilly Project helps grieving pet owners around the world.
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How Dogs Perceive Time
Dogs can’t tell us what time means to them — but maybe we can try and understand how dogs perceive the passing of time.
5 ways you can write off your pets on your taxes
You can’t claim pets as dependents, but you may be able to write off some expenses depending on the role they play in your life.
How Scientists Are Using AI to Talk to Animals
Portable sensors and artificial intelligence are helping researchers decode animal communication—and begin to talk back to nonhumans
People with insecure attachment styles tend to have strong emotional bonds with pets, study finds
New research on German dog owners finds that people with stronger relationships to their pets display more symptoms of mental disorders and distress, but proposes that this link may be fully accounted…
Photographer Captures Joyful Personalities of Playful Pups and Shows How You Can Too
Getting a dog to sit still for a photo is hard enough, but to also be able to capture their personality? That is an expert skill!
These are some of the most-read long-form articles in Pets.
The rise of dognapping: How sky-high prices for purebreds have led to pet scams, predatory leases and…
As with so many other goods, the price of all purebred and designer dogs skyrocketed when the pandemic started. This led to an increase in dognappings and other dog-related crimes.
Dog owners take more risks, cat owners are more cautious – new research examines how people conform…
A series of studies found that exposure to dogs leads people to make riskier financial decisions, while interactions with cats have the opposite effect.
How Much Would You Pay to Save Your Cat’s Life?
For $15,000, you can get your pet a new kidney.
Trainers say you can train the sh*t out of your dog with any of these clever things
These tips and tricks are sure to make your pup better-behaved.
Humans Can’t Quit a Basic Myth About Dog Breeds
Breed doesn’t have that big an effect on a dog’s personality.
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Official Twitter account for celebrity dog trainer Victoria Stilwell, host of the International hit series, It’s Me or the Dog.
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My Modern Met
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A run, hike, ride, or meditation can change everything. Live Bravely! IG: @outsidemagazine Newsletters: http://outsideonline.com/newsletters Cover photo: Mark Fleming
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