Family Changes

Adding a pet to your household can bring up lots of questions and concerns, from finances to family dynamics. Learn more about what it really takes to prepare for a new pet.

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Moving With Your Dog: How to Help a Dog Adjust to Your New Home
Moving is terrible but thankfully there are lots of proactive things you can do to help your dog stay stress-free throughout the process.
New Study Suggests Cats May Be Good Pets for Children Diagnosed With Autism Spectrum Disorder
This exploratory study suggests emotional benefits for children include increased empathy and decreased separation anxiety.
How to Introduce a Dog to a Cat
Depending on the breed, age, and personality, some dogs won’t give a cat a second glance, yet others, especially those with a high prey drive, will need more patience and training to make a match happen.
How To Introduce Cats To New Family Members
Create positive associations with the new person or pet to help make a smooth transition for all.
7 Simple Tips for Introducing a Dog To Your Family
Time to add another member to your family? Here are a few ways to get your canine companion acclimated to change as your crew grows in size.

More Family Changes

9 Tips for Moving With Cats
Moving can be a stressful time for both people and pets, especially cats.
How to Introduce a New Kitten to Your Cat
Getting a new kitten is a lot of fun, but not every member of your family may be as excited as you are.