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Kelli Bender

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Recent articles by Kelli:

Animal Planet’s New My Fat Pet Is The Biggest Loser for Overweight Animals

Animal expert and trainer Travis Brorsen is here to help pets get healthy again → Read More

Bookmark This: Common Household Items that Could Poison Your Pet

These everyday objects could lead to an emergency trip to the vet → Read More

Today’s Resident Puppy, Charlie, Visits with His Family in Cutest Reunion Ever

Charlie and his family all work with America's VetDogs, helping the non-profit pair veterans with the perfect service pup → Read More

6 Canine Lives You Can Change for the Better Right Now

Take a moment to make the world a better place for one of these sweet pups → Read More

Philadelphia Cop Accused of Animal Cruelty for Abandoning His Starving Dog in Trash Bag

Officer Michael Long is currently on suspension from the police department → Read More

Top Dogs: These Are the Most Popular Pups in the Country

The Labrador retriever has continued its reign as the American Kennel Club’s most popular dog breed → Read More

All the Ways a Puppy Can Make Your Life Better RIGHT NOW

You know puppies are great, but did you know they were this great? → Read More

See How Celebrity Puppy Parents Are Celebrating National Puppy Day!

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Betty White and more can't imagine life without their fur babies → Read More

See What Tuna, Doug the Pug and More Famous Dogs Looked Like as Little Puppies

Baby photos: They are everywhere. Either your mom is dragging them out of the basement to show visitors or your high school classmate is posting them on Facebook, 67 pictures at a time. This can lead to some mixed feelings, but there is one kind of baby photo we can all agree on — and that’s puppy photos. To do our part in upholding the cuteness that National Puppy Day requires, we rounded up… → Read More

WATCH: Kid Goes to Llama Feeding, Realizes His Deep Fear of Llamas

It pays to try to new things. Sometimes you discover new passions. Other times you realize fears deeply rooted in your subconscious. Either way, it’s an important journey into self-discovery. This video captures the scary side of putting yourself out there. This boy thought he would enjoy a llama feeding with his family. SPOILER ALERT: This boy was wrong, oh so wrong. Feeding a llama is not like… → Read More

Joe Biden Just Met the Adorable Puppy Version of Himself, Internet Might Break

Internet sweetheart and former Vice President Joe Biden has a new best friend (sorry, Obama) and his name is Biden. That’s Biden the 4-month-old golden retriever puppy. “I named the dog Biden just because he is probably my favorite politician and favorite elected official,” Sydney, Biden’s owner, told BuzzFeed News. Knowing that the human politician version of Biden was going to be at the… → Read More

Your Pet Can Be Part of Doris Day’s 93rd Birthday Celebration

“While I am just learning what a ‘hashtag’ means, I can’t wait to see you all share your love for animals on social media,” Day said. → Read More

New York Yankee Is Proud Dad to Cat Directly Descended from Austin Powers’ Mr. Bigglesworth

The famous Austin Powers feline is a grandpa to this celebrity cat → Read More

WATCH: Excited Dog Interrupts Ski Race, Takes Lead, Drops Out

Who let the dogs out? → Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Ellen DeGeneres Has Her Own Pet Show and it Stars Her Cats and Dogs!

Ellen’s Pet Dish gives you a look at what her pets are doing while she is out of the house → Read More

Turtle Named ‘Bank’ Dies After Ingesting 900 Coins Thrown into Her Pond

The sea turtle ate 915 which created a mass large enough to crack her shell → Read More

PEOPLE’s Guide Dog at Large Is Mastering His Manners

Murphy and his puppy raisers are working on making him a perfect gentleman → Read More

Meet the Lucky Service Dog Who Gets to Tour with Blake Shelton and RaeLynn

Shelton adores Jazz the German shepherd but thinks his dog looks stupid by comparison → Read More

Sloth Sleepover Cooler than Any Slumber Party You Had in Middle School

For just $600 you can spend a night under the stars with the sloths → Read More

Rescue Dog Who Lost Half Her Face to Cruel Abuse Finds Loving ForeverHome

Teresa the dog was injured by a man trying to eat her → Read More