How can you prepare your pet for baby's arrival? Our tips help you introduce your pet and keep your baby safe from your dog or cat. Plus: Best-bet breeds to consider if you're thinking of getting a new pet.
This video captures the moment a dog realizes he's not the baby of the family anymore, and his attempts to steal the attention away from his newborn sibling.
Your four-legged sidekick has probably figured out that something's up. Follow our countdown to D-day and the transition will come with fewer barks (oops, we mean bumps) in the road.
Your dog or cat is probably going to be jealous of the new baby. Here's how to create a peaceable kingdom.
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What to expect from your pet after baby arrives.
Are you sure it's safe for your pet to be around your baby?
Your pet will be baby's best friend with these tactics.
They're both cuddly little bundles of joy but your fur baby is content chasing a tennis ball day after day while your real baby is learning too fast to stay happy with any one toy for long!
Finding the perfect pet for your family is a big job. We're here to help you do it right.
We've sniffed out the best tips to help your dog or cat get used to the newest member of your family.
When your pet meets your infant, it might not be love at first sniff.
Meet the winners of the Parents.com and Petco "Cutest Kids and Pets Amateur Photo Contest". We searched through thousands of entries and selected five pictures. The photos are not in order of cuteness -- that's up to you to decide.
If you're thinking about adding a furry friend to your family--or your child is begging for one--you may end up having deja vu.
Dogs in Christmas costumes take on humans in Christmas costumes for the title of best dressed! Will cute pug or adorable baby prevail? From canine reindeer ears to ugly Christmas sweaters, this festive showdown will get you in the holiday spirit! #CuteOverload
Does your child know how to behave around a pet?
Is your child begging for a pet? Here's how to find the perfect companion, whether it's a goldfish or a golden retriever.
Your child and your pet will stay out of harm's way with these vet-tested safety tips.
How to get your pet ready for the new arrival.
Should you be concerned when your child decides to tackle Rover?
We're big fans of this mama's Instagram feed starring her baby boy and his rescue dog, who love to nap together.
Need a dose of cuteness? Then this baby-meeting-a-beagle video is for you.
Pets may not necessarily improve our physical or mental health, but what's wrong with spending time with someone cute and cuddly?