Kelli Bender, People magazine

Kelli Bender

People magazine

New York, NY, United States

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Recent:
  • People magazine
Past:
  • VICE
  • PEOPLEPets.com

Recent articles by Kelli:

10 American Companies Where Every Day Is Take Your Dog to Work Day

At these offices your canine can be your coworker everyday → Read More

Cuddle Up and Enjoy 27 of 2017’s Absolute Best Dog Photos

See all of the big winners from The Kennel Club’s Dog Photographer of the Year Contest → Read More

WATCH: Breakdancing Zoo Gorilla Could Star in a Flashdance Reboot Right Now

It’s part Flashdance, part Step Up — and 100 percent gold → Read More

WATCH: Two Zoo Elephants Save Drowning Calf in Seconds

The two elephants at Grand Park Zoo in Seoul, South Korea, guided the baby animal out the deep pool → Read More

Your Dog Can Easily Learn How to Dial 911 and Save Your Life

Georgia Tech's FIDO Project is finding new ways for your dog to save your life → Read More

WATCH: Hero Biker Saves Tiny Runaway Dog Caught in Crazy Mexico City Traffic

The cyclist spent several minutes chasing after the dog and stopping cars to prevent the pup from getting hurt → Read More

Owner Leaves Puppy in Hot Car to Shop at Wal-Mart Because He ‘Didn’t Want to Waste Gas’

Annabelle the puppy was rescued from the car and is now under the care of the Austin Animal Center → Read More

Say Fleas! These Pets Know How to Celebrate #NationalSelfieDay Better Than Any of Us

Your selfie game may be strong, but it’s not this strong → Read More

WATCH: Dog Scares Bear Off Owner’s Property Like It’s No Big Deal

This dog did not get the memo that bears are a big deal. Not only are these wild animals large, they can also be dangerous, but the dog in this video either doesn’t know or doesn’t care. What this pup named Maverick does know is that furry intruders are not allowed on his human’s property. RELATED VIDEO: Should I Be Brushing My Dog’s Teeth? PEOPLE’s Pet Vet Weighs In So when a black bear… → Read More

21 Adorable Animal Instagrams for When You Need a Good ‘Awww’

These pet photos won’t fix your problems, but they will make you feel better → Read More

Pets Need Toothbrushes, Too! Let PEOPLE Pet Vet Evan Antin Show You Top Pet Dental Care

PEOPLE Pet Vet Dr. Evan Antin has a step-by-step guide for brushing your pet’s teeth → Read More

Deaf Shelter Dog Masters Doggie Sign Language to Impress Her Future Family

Blue has mastered more than 25 commands relayed by hand signals → Read More

WATCH: Jeff the Shelter Cat Can’t Stop Giving Hugs

Jeff is a people person. When the ginger cat sees a human, he has to hug them. Jeff’s special talent was discovered when he was moved to the ASPCA from a different New York City shelter. Soon after arriving, the 4-year-old tabby started reaching for anyone who opened his cage. Turns out these moves weren’t part of an escape attempt, just an affectionate cat trying to show a little love to the… → Read More

Dog Meat Sales Will Not Be Banned at This Year’s Yulin Festival, Reports Say

According to Animals Asia, local authorities deny a ban will be placed on this year’s Yulin Dog Meat Festival → Read More

Dog Owners Are Sharing Their Insanely Precious Pets’ Puppy to Pooch Transformations and You Need to See Them

One tweet spawned hundreds of adorable dog photos, and we’re totally OK with it → Read More

A Complete Guide to All the Pets the Kardashians (and Jenners) Are Caring for Right Now

Keeping track of the Kardashians means keeping track of their pets as well, which seems to be a rotating cast of furry cuties → Read More

Sassy Cat Returns Home After Owner Posts Missing Signs Calling Her a ‘Jerk’

"She knows how she is supposed to behave but she likes to see what she can get away with," Mary Irwin, Babou's owner, said → Read More

12 Wonder Dogs Who Add Some Woof to Wonder Woman (Including Oprah’s Pup!)

It’s time to cast a Wonder Dog to keep Wonder Woman company → Read More

WATCH: Too-Cool-For-School Dog Shows Off the Best Fidget Spinner Trick Videos on the Internet

This dog just wants to enjoy his toy in peace without a fidget spinner nearby, thank you very much → Read More

Cat Saved from Grenfell Tower Fire Gives Comfort to Fellow Victims, Hopes to Reunite with Owners

Pancho the cat was most likely separated from his parents during the blaze and is currently being cared for by volunteers → Read More