animals

They Bought Trendy ‘Teacup Pigs.’ Now They’ve Got Enormous Hogs.

Eleven years ago, Lauren Horobin bought what she thought was a “teacup pig.” It was 2008, she was 22, and these supposedly miniature sows were…

Do My Pets Understand When We Celebrate Their Birthdays or Christmas?

Parenting a pet, no matter what kind, can be a frustrating and bewildering experience. Animals can’t tell you what they want and need (directly, at…

Stop Judging Me for Not Liking Dogs

I am not a dog person. I’ve never been one and never will be. I find dogs smelly, nosy, messy and expensive. I’m not judging…

Should I Make My Pets Leave the Room Before Having Sex or Jerking Off?

Parenting a pet, no matter what kind, can be a frustrating and bewildering experience. Animals can’t tell you what they want and need (directly, at…