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Kelli Bender


New York, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Kelli:

Activists Save 62 Filthy Dogs from Slaughter Days Ahead of China's Yulin Dog Meat Festival

The dogs were found crammed into small, rusty cages and left malnourished and dehydrated → Read More

Ree Drummond Had to Beat the 'Drummond Dog Test' Before She Debuted Her Dog Treats

The Pioneer Woman's two Labs act wild on the ranch, but they have very refined palates → Read More

Does Your Cat Love You? 10 Unique Ways Felines Say Those Three Little Words

From love bites to slow blinks, cats express their love in many ways → Read More

Baby Snow Leopard Babs of the Toledo Zoo Is 2.5 Pounds of Fierceness

Snow leopard cub Babochka, which means butterfly in Russian, is expected to make her public debut at the Toledo Zoo in the fall → Read More

Minnesota Rescue Saves Golden Retrievers with 'Sadness in Their Eyes' Stuck in Dog Meat Trade

Retrieve a Golden of the Midwest recently saved four golden retrievers from the dog meat trade and brought the canines to the U.S. → Read More

Cat Goes to Groomer for a Haircut, Leaves Looking Like the Feline Version of a Slinky

Oliver the cat now has his own "Slinky Cat" Instagram because of his new haircut → Read More

'Famous' North Carolina 'Zombie' Snake Species Likes to Play Dead Before Striking Repeatedly

The nonvenomous snake will also puff up like a cobra when provoked → Read More

Pit Bull with Fast-Growing Cancer Looking for Loving Hospice Home to Complete His Bucket List

Best Friends rescue dog Tyson has a fast-growing, high grade sarcoma, and likely only has a few months to live → Read More

The World's Cutest Rescue Dog Contest is Here to Turn Your Dog Into a Superstar

The Grand Prize Winner of the contest will receive a year supply of Pedigree dog food, a feature in PEOPLE Magazine and more! → Read More

Happy Father's Day to All These Adorable Celebrity Dog Dads

We're celebrating one of our favorite types of dads this Father's Day: dog dads! → Read More

Doug the Pug Dazzled the CMT Awards with Denim, Glitz and Good Cuddles

Doug was visited by Hunter Hayes, Cassadee Pope and more stars at the Doug the Pug CMT Red Carpet Experience Presented by Pedigree. → Read More

Neglectful Sanctuaries and Poached Animals: New Report Reveals the Dark Side of Wildlife Tourism

Natasha Daly and photojournalist Kirsten Luce traveled around the world to document the impact of wildlife tourism, including visits to traveling oceanariums and polar bear shows → Read More

The Stars of The Secret Life of Pets 2 Share What They Love About Their Own 'Crazy' Pets

Lake Bell is the pet parent to a rescue dog, three leopard geckos, and two spiders → Read More

Want to Bring Your Dog to Work? These Are America's Most Pet-Friendly Companies of 2019

These pet-friendly offices offer perks like on-site dog walkers, pet happy hours and more. → Read More

Dallas Zoo's Hippo Mom Is Ready For You to Meet Her Curious, Water-Loving Baby

The calf spent most of its debut swimming in the habitat's 120,000-gallon pool → Read More

This Video Proves, Between You and Your Dog, Your Dog is the Better American Ninja Warrior

Many of the dogs dominated the 12-foot Doggie Warped Wall set up for them to scale → Read More

Jennifer Garner Befriends Swarm of Bees to Remind Everyone to 'Keep Our Planet Pollinated'

Garner wants to remind her followers to "treat your neighborhood bees with love and respect." → Read More

Large South Korea Dog Meat Market to Shut Down: It's 'a Sign of More Compassionate Times'

The Busan, South Korea, market will be turned into a public park as part of an urban planning project → Read More

Texas Feline With a Natural Frown Being Called the Next Grumpy Cat

Louis is a 6-year-old Persian that already has 4,000 Instagram followers → Read More

11-Foot Gator Breaks Into Florida Home, Raids Kitchen, Destroys Resident's 'Good Wine'

Turns out Florida alligators don't make very good house guests → Read More