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Celebrity golden retriever, Glee, is on a tour to raise the spirits of a hurt nation

Celebrity golden retriever, Glee, is on a tour to raise the spirits of a...

This happy-go-lucky golden retriever is on a mission to spread joy – or should we say “glee” – across the United States. When it comes...
Pumpkin spice dog treats

Pumpkin spice dog treats

Pumpkin spice season is here! Celebrate with your dog by baking a batch of these delicious – and nutritious – pumpkin spice dog treats. Canines...
Emerging research on CBD oil for dogs with seizures

Emerging research on CBD oil for dogs with seizures

Is CBD an effective treatment option for dogs that suffer from seizures? New research says yes! The first drug based on CBD oil, Epidiolex®, was...
Grains in pet food – they’re not all bad!

Grains in pet food – they’re not all bad!

Despite the popularity of grain-free foods, there are many healthy grain options available for dogs! Here, we’ll look at some of the most common...
Sound-absorbing panels in shelters keep dogs calmer

Sound-absorbing panels in shelters keep dogs calmer

Some animal shelters are investing in sound-absorbing panels that help reduce the stress of their  four-legged residents. Barking-induced stress is a universal problem in animal...
Healers Pet Care, Inc. specializes in rehab and injury prevention products

Healers Pet Care, Inc. specializes in rehab and injury prevention products

Engineer Terri Entler created Healers Pet Care to help prevent dogs from getting injured – and rehabilitate those that do. Paw wounds are common in...
Is your dog walker undoing all your dog’s training?

Is your dog walker undoing your dog’s training?

If your dog is having trouble catching on to basic obedience skills, it might be the result of training inconsistencies. Here’s what to do...
Colorado bans animal abusers from owning pets

Colorado bans animal abusers from owning pets

The Animal Ban For Cruelty To Animals Conviction allows Colorado judges to prohibit convicted animal abusers from owning or caring for a pet. In May...

How pets can sharpen your mindfulness skills

Working on developing your mindfulness? Here’s how spending time with animals can help! Mindfulness offers a host of benefits including enhanced mental clarity, improved concentration...
How the NASC is protecting animal health, one supplement company at a time

How the NASC is protecting animal health, one supplement company at a time

The National Animal Supplement Council (NASC) is improving and standardizing the animal supplement industry by awarding their Quality Seal to companies that meet their...
How Pureluxe is leading the way to a more transparent pet food industry

How Pureluxe™ is leading the way to a more transparent pet food industry

Pureluxe™ is changing the pet industry landscape one bag of food at a time by focusing on transparency — and urging competitors to do...
Healers PetCare joins forces with Biolley Farms to save the rainforest

Healers PetCare joins forces with Biolley Farms to save the rainforest

Two of the pet industry’s female entrepreneurs are working together in an effort to empower women, improve pet health, and preserve the Costa Rican...
Increase in animal welfare funding

Increase in animal welfare funding

A new spending bill will increase funding for animal welfare initiatives in the United States. The ASPCA commends the U.S. House of Representatives for including...

How your dog’s gut health is affected by the adrenal glands

Believe it or not, stress can negatively impact your dog’s gut health. Here’s how gaining a better understanding of his adrenal glands can help...
10 travel essentials for road tripping with your dog

10 travel essentials for road tripping with your dog

Planning a road trip with your dog? Don’t forget to pack these important items! Going on a road trip with your dog is so much...
How to adjust your senior dog’s exercise routine

How to adjust your senior dog’s exercise routine

Senior dogs need less exercise than their younger counterparts, but that doesn’t mean they should be sedentary! These tips will help you adjust your...
How a good bed can improve your dog’s health and well-being.

How a good bed can improve your dog’s health and well-being

You’ve probably heard that a comfortable bed can improve your dog’s sleep. But did you know it can also enhance his overall health and...
What’s new in animal pain management?

What’s new in animal pain management?

Animal Pain Awareness Month is shedding light on all the integrative pain management approaches available, and how they can help offer relief to the...
Common myths about dog poop

Common myths about dog poop

It’s one thing to let sleeping dogs lie, it’s another to let their poop lay where they leave it. In this blog, we explore...
Can herding dogs thrive without livestock?

Can herding dogs thrive without livestock?

You don’t need to buy a herd of sheep in order to engage your dog’s herding drive. Here’s a few simple ways to stimulate...
A look inside the world’s first model animal shelter

A look inside the world’s first model animal shelter

How Humane Society Silicon Valley earned the title of “world’s first model animal shelter”, and why this ranking is so important. In 2017, Humane...
Dog ownership linked to genetic makeup

Dog ownership linked to genetic makeup

Is your choice to own a dog influenced by your genetic makeup? A new study says yes! The decision to get a dog might be...
Pet parents may lose the right to feed their pets a raw food diet

Pet parents may lose the right to feed their pets a raw food diet

The FDA, AAFCO and participating states are seeking to remove raw food from the pet market despite scientifically-proven benefits of these minimally processed foods....
A step-by-step guide to pet CPR

A step-by-step guide to pet CPR

Pet CPR is an important skill for dog and cat owners to have. This guide breaks it down into steps, so you can act...
Should you attach a bell to your cat’s collar?

Should you attach a bell to your cat’s collar?

Consider these pros and cons before attaching a bell to your cat’s collar. Does your cat bring you dead animals? While this common behavior...
Top tips for taking your dog to an Airbnb

Top tips for taking your dog to an Airbnb

If you like to travel with your dog, seeking accommodation at a pet-friendly Airbnb couldn’t be simpler! Keep these tips in mind during the...
Ear mites or yeast ear infections – how can you tell?

Ear mites or yeast ear infections – how can you tell?

Does your pet have an ear infection or ear mites? Here's how to distinguish between these two common issues. There he goes again – you...
Senior citizen faces jail time for feeding stray cats

Senior citizen faces jail time for feeding stray cats

Ohio local Nancy Segula was sentenced to 10 days in jail for breaching a feeding ban – a law put in place to discourage...

3 simple ways to let your dog be a dog

Dogs need food, water, and plenty of love – but they also need the freedom to be themselves! Here are three ways to let...
How to write the best instructions for your pet sitter

How to write the best instructions for your pet sitter

Leaving your pet in good hands while you’re away means writing out clear, comprehensive instructions for your pet sitter. Here’s a few questions that’ll...
Animal companionship eases social isolation

Animal companionship eases social isolation

Research revealed at a recent summit shows that dogs, cats and other companion animals do a lot to relieve loneliness in humans. We’ve heard...
Hundreds of cats still being helped months after Camp Fire

Hundreds of cats still being helped months after Camp Fire

It’s been more than eight months since the Camp Fire, and cats are still being rescued from the ruins. Since the devastating Camp Fire destroyed...