29 Jun '11, 9pm

Dogs: All-Natural Treatment for Depression: We all know that dogs are fun, but did you know that they are also a...

Dogs: All-Natural Treatment for Depression: We all know that dogs are fun, but did you know that they are also a...

We all know that dogs are fun, but did you know that they are also a great remedy for depression and anxiety? Imagine…coming home from a long, challenging day at the office–you’re feeling overwhelmed with the demands of your boss and you’re worried about holding on to your position in an era when pink slips are commonplace. You pull into the driveway and hear the yelps of joy even before you get to the front door. Your furry bundle of comfort, love, and entertainment is waiting to greet you!! Think back to a time in your life when you were sad due to a loss, such as your child going off to college, death of a close friend, or going through a divorce–and how comforting it would have been to have a loving friend there with you. Dogs are the perfect friends in these times; their main desire is simply to be with us whether we want to have quiet time to nap or read a book, go o...

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Tragedy multiplies as officer attempts #suicide after police K9s die in his car #animalcruelty

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care2.com 29 Jun '11, 7pm

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It's International Dogs Tilting Their Head Day! | Care2 Causes

It's International Dogs Tilting Their Head Day!...

care2.com 30 Jun '11, 10am

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Laboratory Test Dogs Find New Loving Homes

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care2.com 28 Jun '11, 9pm

By Lisa Spector, Canine Music Expert, Juilliard Graduate, and co-creator of Through a Dog’s Ear . Remember Uno – the Beagl...

Dogs and Cats Need Our Help

care2.com 01 Jul '11, 8am

On June 21, U.S. Representatives Mike Doyle (PA) and Chris Smith (NJ) reintroduced the Pet Safety and Protection Act (H.R....

World's Ugliest Dogs (Video) | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: 14-year-old Yoda, a Chinese crested and Chihuahua m...

World's Ugliest Dogs (Video) | Care2 Healthy & ...

care2.com 27 Jun '11, 7pm

14-year-old Yoda won the dubious distinction of “World’s Ugliest Dog” at the Sonoma Marin Fair this weekend. The annual co...

PTSD Awareness Day June 27, 2011 #PTSD Treatment Advanced; Soldiers Still Need Help | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 28 Jun '11, 12am

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care2.com 04 Jul '11, 11pm

By Stephanie Trelogan, Caring.com senior editor Is it really depression or just a case of the blues? It’s not always easy ...

LA County Schools Get Rid of Chicken Nuggets and Corn Dogs

LA County Schools Get Rid of Chicken Nuggets an...

planetgreen.discovery.com 26 Jun '11, 4pm

I've been thrilled to hear about the impact Jamie Oliver has had on Los Angeles County Schools. It all started with flavor...

Did Americans Always Love Hot Dogs? Not Really

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care2.com 04 Jul '11, 12pm

But as we Americans may have our misgivings about hot dogs, or at least concerns about its unexplained contents, we still ...

10 Safety Tips for Dogs During July 4th Weekend!

10 Safety Tips for Dogs During July 4th Weekend!

care2.com 22 Jun '11, 11pm

By Lisa Spector, Canine Music Expert, Juilliard Graduate, and co-creator of Through a Dog’s Ear . July 4th is around the c...

10 Tips for Bringing Cats & Dogs Together | Care2 Healthy & Green

10 Tips for Bringing Cats & Dogs Together | Car...

care2.com 06 Jul '11, 10pm

By Kathy Blumenstock, Animal Planet The war between cats and dogs is a topic of debate from Hollywood to hometowns. Multip...

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care2.com 28 Jun '11, 5pm

Remember when your toddler screeched, “I no want it!” when she was first learning to express her independence? In between ...

Should dogs wear seat belts? - Care2 News Netwo...

care2.com 02 Jul '11, 10am

Hello, I saw this on Care2 and thought you'd like it as well. Care2 is the largest and most trusted information and action...

Do Dogs Understand Words?:

Do Dogs Understand Words?:

care2.com 18 Jun '11, 10pm

When you talk to your dog, does he cock his head as if he is really listening to what you are telling him? Do dogs underst...

5 Secrets Happy Women Know – Book Giveaway!

5 Secrets Happy Women Know – Book Giveaway!

care2.com 25 Jun '11, 12pm

We are giving away a copy of The Way of the Happy Woman: Living the Best Year of Your Life by Sara Avant Stover. Check out...