Scooby SNAPs: New York organization offers 'Pet Food Stamps' - TheDC

Politics | Caroline May
Dog Show

Group’s founder is working to obtain government funding

20 animals in Halloween costumes [SLIDESHOW] - TheDC

Entertainment | Taylor Bigler

Dogs and cats dressed as Harry Potter and Superman? Yep, we’ve got ‘em.

It's official: Al-Qaida hates puppies - TheDCNF

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Puppies

Bomb-making mastermind devises new delivery methods

TV network aims for new viewing audience: dogs - Reuters

Entertainment | InternAdmin
Dog

Idea arose from people with stay-at-home dogs who couldn’t bring them to a day care facility while owners work

Pet plastic surgery rises 25 percent in UK over last three years - The Telegraph

World | InternAdmin
The measure being pushed to the Board of Supervisors by San Francisco's Animal Control and Welfare Commission would ban sales of all pets. It is proposed with the hope of reducing animal cruelty, impulse buys, puppy mills and with the hope that it would encourage people to take home rescue shelter animals. If the measure is passed, though, you might not have the option to choose a precious puppy like this one!

Petplan says increase in cosmetic surgery enables animals live ‘healthier and more active lives’

Sweet sixteen: Awkward family pet photos [SLIDESHOW] - TheDC

Entertainment | Julia McClatchy (admin)

Here’s a look at some of the most awkward moments caught on camera, courtesy of AwkwardFamilyPetPhotos.com

Why animals bite people: The top 15 pet costumes [SLIDESHOW] - TheDC

Entertainment | The Daily Caller

The one day of year when it is semi-acceptable to force your pet into costume is Halloween. It would be rude to exclude them from the festivities, right?

Animal rescuers keep animals at 'death camps' - AP

| admin

Cases have arisen where self-proclaimed animal ‘rescuers’ were actually hoarders, keeping hundreds of animals under bad conditions

Sell a guinea pig, go to jail - SF Chronicle

US | interns

San Francisco considers banning sale of pets except fish

Arizona to spend $1.25 million on squirrel bridges - ABC News

US | Pat McMahon

The money is going towards an endangered species of squirrel that live on a mountaintop

Don't fence me in - Denver Post

US | interns

Colorado dog pens in state parks to shrink, to get closed in