Why Do Dogs Howl?

Does your dog howl at the moon -- or just you? Learn the reason behind this unique -- and sometimes annoying -- behavior.

View Video

Why Do Cats Eat Grass?

Cats eating grass may seem unusual, but in many cases it's perfectly natural. Learn why cats eat grass and how to make sure your cat eats grass safely.

View Video

Avoid These 3 Mistakes When Introducing Dogs

We show you how to introduce dogs to each other without anxiety, aggression, or territory guarding so they can form the perfect four-legged friendship.

View Video

Why Do Cats Have Whiskers?

A cat's curious expression isn't complete without twitching whiskers. Learn why cats have whiskers and how they help cats in their everyday lives.

View Video

Why Do Dogs Have Wet Noses and Whiskers?

You love your dog's adorable wet nose and whiskers, but have you ever wondered what purpose they serve? Find out!

View Video

Why Do Cats Hate Water?

If you've ever tried to give your cat a bath, you may have learned that your cat hates water. Learn why this is sometimes true -- but why some cats love water, too!

View Video

Why Do Dogs Chase Their Tails?

Dogs chase their tails for a number of reasons -- learn whether you should be concerned about your pooch's tail-chasing habits.

View Video
Popular in Pets

Pop Art Pup

Computer-generated images of a favorite canine are fetching when repeated over and over.

What You Need:

A card with a single image and a tag made with real doggy treats carry out the theme of this pet project.
  • Photo of a family pet or other animal
  • Home computer with a scanner and greeting card software or a color photocopier
  • Solid-color paper
  • Corrugated paper or card stock
  • Crafts knife
  • Transparent tape
  • Purchased envelope
  • 2 bone-shape dog treats
  • Manila tie-on tag
  • Ribbon
  • Glue gun and hotmelt adhesive
  • Nontoxic black marker


1. Cut out desired image from photo.

2. To make the wrapping paper on a computer, scan the image onto the computer. Repeat the image in rows.

3. To use a photocopier, print and cut out multiple copies of the same image. Glue the images to a single sheet of paper for a template.

4. Using a crafts knife, cut a square in the front of the corrugated paper or card stock to form a frame. Tape an image from the printed wrap to the inside of the card opening.

5. Hot-glue two dog treats to the tag, aligning one above the other. Cut slits the same width as the ribbon above and below the top bone and below the bottom bone.

6. Working from front to back, slide a ribbon end through each slit near the top bone. Slide both ends of the ribbon from back to front through the slit near the bottom bone. Glue the ribbon in place; trim the ends.

7. Write the pet's name on the bottom bone. The bones are not meant to be eaten.


Loading... Please wait...