Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Natural Health

The declawing ban – its time has come!

From whole countries to individual cities, a growing number of regions around the world are banning declawing. Declawing is a hot topic in feline health....

Positive Training

Dried raw food treats for dogs and cats

Freeze-dried, air-dried and dehydrated treats made from raw whole food ingredients offer you and your pet the best of both worlds. They’re healthy and...

Maintaining your dog’s good behavior

You worked hard to train your dog when he was young, but how do you maintain his good behavior on an ongoing basis? You...

Natural Nutrition

Moringa – the new superfood on the block

Derived from a tropical tree that’s now being grown in the US, Moringa is packed with nutrients that can support and improve the health...

Active Lifestyle

Winter getaways for you and your dog

Do you have the winter blues? Maybe your dog does as well! These winter getaways will give you both the change of scenery you...

Choosing the right cat toys

Cats need to play as much as dogs do. Help keep your feline happy and healthy by selecting cat toys that satisfy her natural...

How to make grooming a positive experience for your dog

Trips to the grooming salon don’t have to be stressful. These tips will help ensure your dog stays calm and collected so he can...

Tips for traveling safely with your dog

If you’re traveling with your dog, help ensure his health and safety by being aware of some often overlooked hazards that could spell trouble....

Animal Wellness Blog

Clif Bar & Co donates $1.5 million to rebuild Butte County humane society

Clif Bar & Co donates $1.5 million to rebuild Butte County humane society

The CLIF Second Responder Fund is helping people and animals recover from natural disasters, starting with those affected by the Butte County wildfire. Do you like energy bars and animals? You’ll love this story. Earlier this year, Clif Bar & Company launched the CLIF Second Responder Fund – a commitment...
New dog film honors bond between dogs and veterans

New dog film honors bond between dogs and veterans

This heartwarming new dog film reminds us of the problems surrounding BSL, and the unwavering power of the human-canine bond. A Dog’s Way Home, which hit theatres in January, is a heartwarming film that manages to address several important themes. It centers on the human-animal bond, breed-specific legislation, and the...
7 dog-friendly spring events

7 dog-friendly spring events

Looking for a fun seasonal activity or day trip that welcomes four-legged visitors? Check out these top dog-friendly spring events! There's no denying it – spring is the perfect time to travel with your dog. The grass is green, the flowers are blooming and it's not too hot to enjoy...
Pet food label survey reveals surprising stats

Pet food label survey reveals surprising stats

Do pet parents really care about the quality of their animal's food?  Choosing the right pet food is a tricky task. Despite labeling requirements, ingredient lists and marketing ploys can make it difficult to determine what’s what. Interested in learning more about this common struggle, Luminer conducted a survey to shed...
Sous-Vide: the latest in food prep for pets

Sous-Vide: the latest in food prep for pets

Have you heard of sous-vide? This innovative method cooks food in vacuum-sealed bags submerged in water – and both chefs and dogs love it. Steaming, searing, sautéing – what’s the difference between all these cooking methods, and does it really matter? The answer is yes. In fact, the method you...