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This month we’re helping pet parents get — or keep — their pets fit for life. (Check out our expert pet-diet and weight-loss tips and videos.) But regular exercise with you pet can have mental benefits, as well as the physical ones. For Wallace the Pit Bull, regular exercise helped …

Here’s another great lost-dog reunion story from our partner HomeAgain. You can help lost pets get home again: Sign up to receive lost pet alerts when a dog or cat goes missing in your area. Chen was missing for 20 minutes before HomeAgain called. Chen was running down a busy …

Maintaining your pet’s weight is an important part of keeping him healthy. But, with more than half of U.S. pets overweight, some of us need a little help. On Wednesday, May 16, join us from 12-2 p.m. ET for our live Facebook Q&A on keeping you and your pet in …

Today we’re tackling childhood allergies to pets — and whether those allergies can be prevented by early exposure. We touched base with Deborah Pockross, M.D., an allergist and immunologist at Kenilworth Medical Associates in Illinois to get the facts: Thinkstock PETFINDER: How can parents know if their child is developing …

All-American Rejects guitarist Nick Wheeler and his adopted dog, Dex Rockers The All-American Rejects (AAR) want to help spread the word about how great adoptable pets are. And they should know: Guitarist Nick Wheeler’s adopted dog, Dexter, is their unofficial fifth member and joins them on all their U.S. tours! …

Nick Wheeler plays guitar in The All-American Rejects (AAR). Here he shares how he adopted his dog, Dexter, who has become the band’s unofficial fifth member. (Like Petfinder on Facebook and enter for a chance to win tickets to see The All-American Rejects in concert, plus a signed copy of …

Our partner, HomeAgain, recently celebrated its one-millionth lost-pet reunion and we’re thrilled! Watch a video HomeAgain’s celebratory reunion story above, then check out HomeAgain’s celebration website. Chewy was missing for two years Anita Baumgardner and her family lost their Peekapoo of seven years, Chewie, in 2010 from their home in …

Here’s another great lost-dog reunion story from our partner HomeAgain. You can help lost pets get home again: Sign up to receive lost pet alerts when a dog or cat goes missing in your area. Thinkstock Another family tried to keep the lost Pit Bull — from Ashley N. in …

Here’s another great lost-cat reunion story from our partner HomeAgain. You can help lost pets get home again: Sign up to receive lost pet alerts when a dog or cat goes missing in your area. Thinkstock Animal control thought Leo was a feral cat — from Jennifer in Dixon, CA …

Wondering how to puppy-proof your home? Want a fun and funky way to disguise your cat’s litter box? On Thursday, April 26, join us from 12-1 p.m. ET for our live Facebook Q&A on pet-friendly home design. Julia Szabo, writer and nationally recognized authority on how to live stylishly with …