holiday spices to share with your dog – Animal Wellness Magazine

6 Holiday Spices and Herbs for Your Dog

When you think of the holidays, I bet you envision family, a warm fire, good food, and your favorite holiday flavor or spice. Maybe it’s …

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protect your dog's paws from winter weather

How to protect your dog’s paws this winter

The winter season can take a toll on your dogs’ sensitive paws. Constant exposure to snow, ice and salt can result in cracked, dry and …

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LA Architects shelters for homeless cats

LA architects design creative shelters for homeless cats

This October, Architects for Animals® “Giving Shelter” returned to the HermanMiller showroom in Los Angeles. The event featured inspurrational and functional outdoor dwellings for homeless …

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teaching kids to care for a cat

Teaching your kids to care for a cat

Engaging and teaching your kids to care for a cat doesn’t have to be a chore. Learn how to make it fun for the entire …

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dogs for our brave service dogs for injured veterans

Service dogs for injured veterans

Dogs For Our Brave is a Non-Profit organization that pairs injured American Veterans with service dogs at no cost. In 2013, Andy Gladstein learned the …

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adopt a senior dog month

6 reasons to adopt a senior dog

Are you ready to add a new furry member to your family? In honor of Adopt a Senior Pet Month, here’s a few reasons to …

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celebrate animal rescue

7 ways to celebrate animal rescue organizations!

Happy National Animal Rescue Appreciation Week! Take a look at a few ways you can celebrate while helping animals in need. According to the ASPCA, …

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preparing for natural disasters

Preparing for disasters

Hurricanes, earthquakes, wildfires…so many regions have been devastated lately by large-scale natural disasters. American Humane is urging pet owners to take two simple yet essential …

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Johnny and Lexi rescue dog

Rescue dog brings happiness to boy with special needs

Learn how one incredible rescue dog changed a little boy’s life – and how you can help change the lives of other animals in need. …

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how to detox your dog

How to detox your dog

Detoxing. You’ve probably heard of it, maybe you yourself have even done a detox. Not every detox is a juice cleanse or tea that promises …

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dogs improve physical activity in kids with disabilities

Dogs help boost physical activity for kids with disabilities

According to a recent study conducted at Oregon State University, a family dog can help children with disabilities incorporate more physical activity into their lives. …

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PupJoy

Pupjoy: a unique gift for your unique dog

Give your dog the gift of health and happiness this holiday season – with PupJoy. The holidays are fast approaching. For some of us, that …

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deaf pet awareness week

Secrets to living and working with a deaf dog

Communicating with a deaf dog might be different, but it isn’t as difficult as you might think. At first, Carla thought her 12-year-old Samoyed, Ben, …

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Global Strays

Global Strays

Global Strays is a 501(c)3 charity founded by young New Yorkers Elizabeth Shafiroff and Lindsey Spielfogel. Dedicated to improving the lives of dogs and cats …

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10 fall safety tips for pet parents

Autumn is beautiful. Earthy smells, refreshing temperatures and vibrant colors create the perfect environment for long walks with our canine companions. But pet parents beware! …

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fall activities to enjoy with your dog

8 fall activities to enjoy with your dog

Fall is upon us! Celebrate the season with your dog by partaking in one or more of these fun fall activities! 1. Explore the woods …

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Alex Rose Wiesel and Victoria Barkham

When your dog is as famous as you… an interview with actress Alex Rose Wiesel

Actress Alex Rose Wiesel has starred on many television shows including Two and a Half Men, Dexter and recently the CW Network’s hit series, Hart …

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Redbarn Pet Products

Redbarn Pet Products

This all-natural pet food company helps people make quality nutritional decisions for their dogs and cats. Canadian-born Jeff Baikie and Howard Bloxam became friends when …

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holistic pet care for your animal

5 Myths About Holistic Pet Care

August 30th is National Holistic Pet Day. In honor of this day – dedicated to bringing awareness to the benefits of holistic veterinary medicine – …

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hurricane harvey

Animal rescue efforts continue in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

Last week, before Hurricane Harvey touched down, animal welfare organizations like American Humane, RedRover and The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) were already …

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DIY cat bed

DIY recycled cat bed

Looking for a fun DIY project to try this fall? With chillier weather approaching, your kitty will need a warm place to curl up! Here’s …

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CLEAR Canine Cancer

In 2011, Terry Simon’s Border collie, Reveille, was diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia and lymphoma. Devastated and unsure how to channel his emotions, Terry decided …

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Pet Fooled Documentary

Pet Fooled: an inside look at the must-see documentary

The popular and highly acclaimed documentary Pet Fooled was released on Netflix earlier this year. The film has created a lot of buzz among pet …

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Overlooked Black Dogs Photo Project

Overlooked Black Dogs

New York based commercial photographer Shaina Fishman specializes in photographing domestic animals. Last year, she was doing casting for a canine photoshoot and noticed she …

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cancer grants for animals PetSavers, Inc.

Grants for animals in critical condition

Cancer has become one of the most dreaded diseases in humans and our canine companions – and it’s no wonder. As the leading cause of …

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protecting women and animals from domestic violence

Protecting women and animals from domestic violence

Imagine having to choose between leaving an abusive situation and ensuring the safety of your animal companion. Approximately one-third of those subjected to domestic violence …

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birthday dog

Universal Birthday for Shelter Dogs

Studies show that more people these days recognize and celebrate their dog’s birthday. But if you rescued your pooch from a shelter or rescue organization, …

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pet sitting

Pet sitting illegal in NYC without kennel license

Pet sitting is a popular way to earn money in North America. But recently, New York City residents were surprised to hear that without a …

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canine system saver

Innovative joint support for your animal companion

After struggling throughout his first year of life with a skin condition that caused him to lose 90% of his fur, a young Akita named …

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pets of the homeless

Caring for pets of the homeless

When Genevieve Frederick returned from a visit to New York City in 2006, the images of homeless individuals living on the street with their pets …

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lyme disease

Fighting Lyme disease in dogs and in people

Warnings about Lyme disease are rampant across the internet. Experts are warning pet parents to be cautious of this disease epidemic, which poses a threat from …

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pet food

Good news for pet food consumers!

Last month, Animal Wellness Magazine released a blog on Susan Thixton’s plan to confront congress in Washington, DC. Supported by Dr. Karen Becker and a …

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