Pets

Best summer outings with your pup

By Kim Jones Gilliam The arrival of longer days and warmer weather is a great excuse to find fun ways to enjoy all that the...

AWLA resources to keep your companion

By Erin Shackelford Northern Virginia has consistently been one of the more expensive areas in the United States. Thirty-seven percent of all households, including nearly...

Making the most of your dog’s daily walk

By Kim Jones Gilliam We all know that we’re supposed to take our dogs out on a daily walk, yet studies show that about 30%...

Meet the Sandys

By Thompson Eskew  As the Little Theatre of Alexandria opens its latest show “Annie: The Musical,” the ambitious production stays true-to-form with the 1977 Broadway...

It’s hip to snip!

By Erin Shackelford For many creatures, spring signals breeding season. While this is certainly true for wildlife, it can also be true for unsterilized dogs...

Follow the 3-3-3 rule when adopting pets

By Erin Shackelford Pet adoption during the holidays can be a heartwarming experience that transforms the life of an animal in need and enriches your...