Friday, January 24, 2020

Natural Health

Microalgae – a “green food” that’s good for your dog

Discover how AFA microalgae can benefit the health of your canine companion. For the past several decades, people have been enthralled by the “green foods”...

Positive Training

Training your dog to pose for photos

If your dog doesn’t cooperate when you try to take good photos of him, you’re not alone. These 5 tips will soon have you...

Top tips for training senior dogs

“Old dogs can learn new tricks” – and that means training senior dogs can be just as easy as training their younger counterparts. Many people...

Natural Nutrition

Cricket protein for canines

Take a look at the numerous benefits of cricket protein for dogs, and why it’s a feasible alternative to traditional meats. The thought of...

Active Lifestyle

How the canine sense of smell is improving the world

A close-up look at two unique ways in which dogs' incredible sense of smell is helping people – and wildlife. It’s no secret that dogs...

The Pretentious Pooch calls attention to canine enrichment

Does your dog ever get bored? He could probably use some mental stimulation! Here's how The Pretentious Pooch can help. Have you ever heard the...

10 self care tips for dog parents

You’ve just welcomed a new dog into your life and are spending lots of time looking after him – grooming, feeding, training, exercising and...

How to keep your cat calm around house guests

Expecting guests this holiday season? Here’s how to ensure your cat doesn’t get too stressed about the strangers in his home. It’s no secret that...

Animal Wellness Blog

Brrrr...how cold is too cold for your dog to be outside?

Brrrr…how cold is too cold for your dog to be outside?

If you live in a cold climate where it drops into the subzero temperatures, it’s important to use caution when letting your dog play outside. Is it too cold for your dog to be outside? Here are some things to consider when thinking about this question, plus everything you need...
Koala detection dog rescuing wildlife from Australian bushfires

Koala detection dog rescuing wildlife from Australian bushfires

A koala detection dog named Bear is making a name for himself saving animals from the bushfires in Australia — and everyone including Tom Hanks is talking about it! As wildfires blaze across Australia, displacing people and decimating wildlife, individuals and organizations from around the world are working flat out...
Understanding the importance of taurine and L-carnitine for dogs

Understanding the importance of taurine and L-carnitine for dogs

A look at the health benefits of taurine and L-carnitine, and why they're added to dog food. As pet parents, we understand the long-term benefits that good dog food can bring to your dog’s life. It affects not only his health but also his activity level, energy, and overall...
Purebred dogs have hidden genes

Purebred dogs have hidden genes

Is your purebred "different" from others of his kind? A recent discovery made by scientists might explain why. Most purebred dogs within a breed look the same – from size to coat color, they’re very similar. But every once in a while, a puppy is born with different features. Although...
Program benefits travelers and rescue dogs

Program benefits travelers and rescue dogs

Mutual Rescue's Doggy Day Out program is helping rescue dogs and humans across the country! Do you miss your dog on the road? Ever wish you could borrow one to get your “dog fix”? With Mutual Rescue’s Doggy Day Out program, you can do just that! This unique program encourages...