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Sierra the little girl and Sebastian the Newfoundland pooch are playing a classic game of hide-and-seek. Unfortunately for Sebastian, Sierra is an excellent hider. But he's trusting his nose, which has never led him astray before. Share this on Facebook? MORE ON PAWNATION: Rescued Basset Hound Finds a Playmate Squirrel Surprises Giant Panda Hyper Cat Has Energy to Spare...

The association between Ebola and dogs has been all over the news lately. After potentially being exposed by their infected owners, a Spanish dog, Excalibur, was euthanized, while a Texas dog, Bentley, is being held in isolation at an undisclosed location. The disparate handling of these two cases raises the question -- what risk do dogs really pose when it comes to the transmission of the Ebola virus? Credit: Getty Creative We do know that Ebola has the ability to infect certain types of animals in addition to humans. Antibodies to the virus are widespread in African fruit bats. Many scientists think that fruit bats may be the natural hosts for Ebola since they do not appear to become...

Halloween Dangers for Pets

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Top Tips for Earthquake Preparedness

Drought, wildfires, and earthquakes are some of the natural disasters that we Californians currently face. This may deter some people from moving to The Golden State, but I'd rather endure a chance that the earth will shake around me or blazes will develop in wildfire-prone areas as compared to living somewhere where there's a hurricane season (yes, a whole season dedicated to torrential rain and high-speed wind... no thanks). Credit: Thinkstock I've lived in Southern California for over eight years now and have not yet experienced a major earthquake. My first quake occurred in 2008 and the walls of my client's sturdily-built, Hollywood Hills house waved slightly and a chandelier was sent...

Homemade Halloween Pet Treats

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