Dogs know where their paws end and the world begins

Dogs know where their paws end and the world begins, a new study shows, adding our furry companions to a group of animals that, like humans, recognize themselves as distinct entities from their environment. Called body awareness, this ability is one of the most basic...

Get Fido Moving with Five Joint Health Tips | Living

If getting more exercise is amongst your 2021 goals, you may have a natural personal trainer right by your side. Dogs can be great motivation to make fitness a part of your daily routine by going for daily walks, which also happens to be a safe and healthy activity...

Help someone (or yourself) escape domestic abuse

“A pandemic within a pandemic” — that is how the New England Journal of Medicine has described domestic violence during COVID-19. According to Safe Alliance, which operates women’s and children’s shelters in Charlotte, a staggering one in three women will be impacted...