pet care

10 Ways to Save Money at the Vet

There's nothing you won't do for your pet, but wait until you see the vet bill. Here's how to care for furry friends without stressing the household budget.

The Real Cost of Cats and Dogs

Don't kid yourself: Look at the lifetime costs of a companion animal in order to determine whether you can provide the care that a pet deserves.

Pet Grooming on a Budget

The costs of grooming your pet can really add up. Here's how to save on the expense while keeping your pup fresh and clean.

More Crazy Tax Deductions: What Worked, What Didn't

From hip replacements to pole dancing classes, here are some of the most outlandish deductions taxpayers have ever attempted to claim. You won't believe what these people tried that their accountants said wouldn't fly -- and you really won't believe what did (literally).

Flagging economy hurts horses, too

We've written about pet owners struggling to keep their dogs and cats. But Black Beauty is being stung by the economy as well.The Associated Press...

Anti-Icky-Poo lives up to its name

Anti-Icky-Poo caught my eye during a recent visit to the pet shop. It is advertised as "Getting the stink out or your money back." Boasting a live...