24 How the humble raspberry can help fight cancer–and other illnesses – This favorite fruit has impressive health-enhancing properties
28 10 steps to great leadership with your dog – Start with a strong and positive foundation
40 Dinner is served! – A special holiday menu for your dog or cat
51 How Chinese element theory helps choose the right dog – Is he fire, water, wood or metal?
56 Gut feelings – How probiotics and prebiotics can improve digestive health
60 Choosing a litter box – From basic trays to the latest self cleaning machines
64 Aromatherapy for frazzled Fidos – Get through the holidays with these soothing scents
67 What seems to be the problem? – Psychology for dogs and cats
72 Top 10 tips for taking great animal photos – Three pros share their secrets!
76 Raw food recall no reason for panic – The health benefits far outweigh the risks
81 Treat tactics for the festive season – What to feed and what to avoid
90 Is kitty feeling liverish? – What you need to know about feline fatty liver disease