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The Healing Impact of Therapy Dogs in ER

You know it will be rough when you end up in the bustling, beeping emergency room. Between the shrieking kids with sprained ankles, the endless wait times listening to sniffles and moans echoing behind pale blue curtains, and the occasional disorderly patient being dragged away in handcuffs, the ER often feels like a unique little slice of hell.

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Dog Travel Guide: Road Trips & Flights

Dreaming of bringing your furry best friend along on your next vacation? With the right planning and preparation, you can have amazing adventures with your dog by your side. This complete guide covers everything you need to know for smooth travels with your four-legged companion, whether flying or road tripping. Learn how to keep your dog safe and comfortable while traveling, find pet-friendly accommodations, handle required paperwork, and more tips for fun trips with your pup!

14 Best American Road Trips

With summer gas prices hitting a 12-year low, there’s no better time to take a classic American road trip. Here are 14 of our favorite road trip itineraries, including where to stop, where to stay, and what you’ll see along the way. Read more here:    

A Chef’s guide to the best eats in Lincoln Park, Chicago

Sandra Holl’s Lincoln Park cafe and bakery, Floriole, is the kind of spot you can accidentally spend all day at. Breakfast, coffee, lunch and dinner go by as you work under the skylights and Instagram your beautiful rustic pastries and delectable sandwiches. After selling pastries and bread at Chicago‘s Green City Market with her husband…

28 Best Brunches in New York City

New York probably didn’t invent brunch, but it has certainly perfected the concept. From Harlem to Greenpoint, the West Village to South Brooklyn, you can barely turn a corner without walking into a restaurant open between 11 and 2 serving refreshing late morning cocktails and every iteration of eggs imaginable. How will you narrow down…