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Pet Stories


Our furry and feathered friends bring
so much joy to
our lives. In so many cases,
pets are nothing short of
angels in disguise:
like the wheelchair-bound therapy
dog who
cheers sick children or the stray kitten who

restored one woman’s faith and hope
during a trying time in her life.
time.

Pets are indeed earth angels.
There’s so much we can learn
from them, so read on!

 

 

 

 


 

Recent Pet Stories

Teach your dog his daily prayers!

With a little training, you can teach your dog to pray. Just follow these simple instructions.

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

Pets: 5 things to know before getting a guinea pig

5 things to know before getting one of these lovable little furballs

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

Therapy Dog with Students

How an inexplicable series of events and a therapy dog helped give a troubled little boy new hope.

by Lori Shaw
, Farwell, Michigan

Keep your pets cool this summer

Pets can overheat easily in hot summer weather. Pet expert Peggy Frezon has some advice for helping to keep them cool.

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

Peggy Frezon with a canine friend

Adopting a pooch can be an involved process. Pet expert Peggy Frezon tells you what you need to know before you start.

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

A pet lizard was the answer to a daily prayer

The pet lizard that crawled into her son's life was the answer to a daily prayer, but it was the last answer this mom expected.

by Chana Keefer
, Santa Clarita, California

Success story: Betsy with her canine pals

Petfinder.com founder Betsy Saul recounts the story of how the famous pet-matching online site became a success.

by Betsy Saul
, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Pets: Tips for calming your pet

Peggy Frezon offers some advice than can help you to comfort your furry friend.

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

A dog came to the veterinarian's office in terrible shape. But the vet just wouldn't give up on her.

by Tracy Land, DVM
, Cumming, Georgia

Small animals that make great pets

If you're looking to bring a smaller pet into your home, pet expert Peggy Frezon has a few suggestions.

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

Cats can bring hope into your life

In honor of Adopt-a-Cat month, Peggy Frezon lists the pros of bringing a furry feline friend into your life.

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

Peggy abd Kelly have advice for safe, summer traveling

Make sure everyone has a great time on the road and follow pet guru Peggy Frezon's advice for some safe, summer fun.

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

Having a pet is like being a mom

Pet guru Peggy Frezon gives you 5 reasons that having a pet is like being a mother.

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

Portuguese Water Dog Bo Obama

Since the Obamas adopted a Portuguese water dog, the  breed has become very popular!

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

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