American Airlines is banning emotional-support animals in a move that will force most owners to pay extra if they want their pets to travel with them.

A federal judge just threw out a lawsuit that challenged Maryland’s new pet policy.  The new law bans the sale of dogs and cats from retail pet stores, instead it encourages them to showcase dogs at local shelters and breeders. Pet stores say this ban will put them out of business.

Good news for all of the pet lovers…it’s National Pet Day! So today be nice to your furry friend, let them ride in the front seat of the car, give them a nice belly rub and stop by the store and buy them a gift. Furry family members matter too! HEAD BACK TO THE BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM […]

It has been said that dogs are the smartest type of pet. But a study has proven that dogs aren’t any smarter than any other domesticated animal. The fact that your dog woke you up during an emergency apparently doesn’t mean he’s any smarter than your hamster or your cat. HEAD BACK TO THE BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM […]

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DALLAS (AP) — Delta Air Lines will soon require owners of service and support animals to provide more information before their animal can fly in the passenger cabin, including an assurance that it’s trained to behave itself. The airline says complaints about animals biting or soiling plane cabins have nearly doubled since 2016. Starting March […]

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Bearded dragons, kinkajous, and tigers are all in the mix on Animal Planet’s The Vet Life television series. The reality series features three Black Houston-area veterinarians bringing laughter, pet health care, and family back to TV for a third season on Saturdays at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. The Tuskegee-trained threesome do have one ‘pet’ peeve. “So many people say, ‘Oh, […]

  Originally from Connecticut, Dr. Courtney Campbell was raised in the quaint town of Burlington. The passion he has for pets was borne from hours exploring and traversing the small wilderness in his back yard. Whether running with goats in his mom’s home country of Antigua or being surprised with his first dog in Connecticut, […]

A dog’s loyalty has always been a sense a pride for anyone who’s owned one, and we now know that dedication goes to the grave.

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DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit dog owner has been sentenced to two years of probation after pleading guilty in the brutal mauling of a man who was attacked while feeding a pack of pit bulls. Sixty-two-year-old Derick Felton pleaded guilty earlier this month to harboring dangerous animals that caused injuries. He was sentenced Friday as […]

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Having an 80-pound Labradoodle as a travel buddy means B.L. Ochman can quickly separate the hotels that love dogs from those that just put up with them. A bed-and-breakfast she visited north of New York City wouldn’t let her pooch Benny trot around in the main house, among other troubles. Ochman, […]