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Have a Less Wasteful Holiday

From greeting cards to wrapping paper, we offer tips to recycle and re-use them.

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5 Mildly Mean Things People Do to Their Cats (and Why You Shouldn't)

Scaring a cat with a cucumber may seem hilarious, but for a feline it's no fun.

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How to Keep Your Cat Out of the Christmas Tree

Don’t let your feline treat your evergreen like Mt. Everest.

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How to Toddler-Proof Your Christmas Tree

Protect your little one from the tree, and vice versa.

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Family Tension? Difficult Relatives? How-To's for a More Harmonious Holiday

If your family has difficulty staying in the same room for an extended time, these tips are for you.

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Pet Hospice: Help for Dying Pets

This compassionate alternative to pet euthanasia could help ease your dog's or cat's suffering as well as your own.

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How to Senior Proof Your Home for the Holidays

Protect older loved ones and guests from falls, choking and other mishaps.

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How to Talk to Your Child about a Disaster or Crisis

Help make the world seem less scary with these five tips.

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5 Ways to Keep Your Pets Safe During the Holidays

From the tree needles and lights to the holiday feast, keep your cat's or dog's wellbeing in mind.

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Would You Know if Your Child's Car Seat Was Recalled?

It may need critical safety repairs, so make sure you’re in the loop.

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Meet Vincent, the Cat With the Titanium Legs

High-tech prosthetics are giving disabled shelter kitty new mobility, veterinary surgeons say.

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How to Have a Sane, Tear-Free Visit to Santa

Avoid meltdowns with some simple planning.

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Pets as Gifts: How to Choose a Keeper for Your Kids

A guide to which animals make the best (and safest) companions for a child.

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Parenting Hacks for New Moms and Dads

Clever tips for surviving a new baby with everyone intact.

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31 Days of Holiday Safety

Deck the halls — and heed these hints — for a holly, jolly holiday.