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Teach your dog to give kisses

Teach your dog to give kisses!

You probably give your dog multiple kisses a day. Want to teach him to return the favor? Here’s how! There are several ways to...
Feeding your active dog – what you need to know

Feeding your active dog – what you need to know

Your active dog has unique nutritional requirements, and it’s your job to make sure those needs are met! There’s nothing more enjoyable than sharing your...
How children and rescue pets can “save” each other

How children and rescue pets can “save” each other

The relationship between rescue pets and children is mutually beneficial – here’s why. Most parents know that at a certain age, pretty much every child...
Human wellness trends for dogs in 2020

Human wellness trends for dogs in 2020

There are countless wellness trends that are shaping up to influence us humans in a major way this year. But how many of them...
Can dogs savor their food?

Can dogs savor their food?

You know your dog likes her food – and she goes crazy for those treats you buy her. But can she savor what she...
Get a jump on spring training with your dog

Get a jump on spring training with your dog

Five ways you and your pet can shed those winter pounds together. Humans aren’t the only ones who tend to pack on a few extra...
Coping with the loss of animals after a disaster

Coping with the loss of animals after a disaster

Were you deeply impacted by the large number of animals lost in the Australian bushfires? Here’s how this type of event can affect your...
Emotional support animals are in high demand

Emotional support animals are in high demand

According to data from a recent survey, the majority of college students feel that they'd benefit from an emotional support animal. Veterinary students at the...
Pet allergies linked to gender

Pet allergies linked to gender

New findings reveal that people with pet allergies might not be allergic to all dogs… just the male ones! Are you allergic to dogs? Don’t...
Improve your pet’s gut health in three easy steps

Improve your pet’s gut health in three easy steps

Your animal’s gut health affects everything from his mood to his immune system, so it’s important to make it a priority! Follow these three...
Researchers study effects of glyphosate in dogs and cats

Researchers study effects of glyphosate in dogs and cats

Glyphosate hasn’t been classified as a carcinogen – but that doesn’t mean it’s safe. Take a look at how this toxic herbicide is negatively...
All about rotational feeding for dogs

All about rotational feeding for dogs

Learn more about the practice of rotational feeding and whether or not it’s a good fit for your canine companion. You may have read about...
How many photos of your cat do you have?

How many photos of your cat do you have?

Crazy cat lady... myth or fact? A new study reveals that cat parents are mildly obsessed with taking photos of their feline companions. It seems...
4 common myths about pet food ingredients

4 common myths about pet food ingredients

We’ve debunked some common myths about pet food ingredients so you can make the healthiest choice for your fur babes. The pet food industry is...
Buying behaviors among animal parents

Buying behaviors among animal parents

New decade, new buying habits! Recent research shows how pet parents are spending their money. Hint: a lot of them are buying CBD for...
Ask a vet: how to treat vaginitis in dogs

Ask a vet: how to treat vaginitis in dogs

Although it’s uncommon, vaginitis can happen at any stage of your dog’s life. We checked in with Dr. Sam Kovac of Southern Cross veterinary...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
6 ways to help your pets adapt to your New Year routine

6 ways to help your pets adapt to your New Year routine

New year, new schedule! Even if your routine doesn’t change too much in January, a return to normalcy is bound to confuse your pet...
Does your pet have a microchip? He may be required to get one in 2020

Does your pet have a microchip? He may be required to get one in...

As of January 1st, 2020, a Montreal bylaw requires all dogs, cats and rabbits over six months old to receive an identification microchip. Have you...
Exploring alternate diet options for your dog

Exploring alternate diet options for your dog

Alternate diet options for canines abound! But if you’re planning to switch up your dog’s food, it’s important to weigh the pros and cons...
How to choose the right diet for a dog with food allergies

How to choose the right diet for a dog with food allergies

Does your dog have food allergies? Here’s why a limited ingredient formula may be the best way to accommodate her dietary needs. Is your...
Dog meme ranks “best meme of the decade”

Dog meme ranks “best meme of the decade”

The most popular meme of the decade features a dog! Or should we say “doge”? As we approach 2020, new trends are popping up...
Uber introduces new pet-friendly feature

Uber introduces new pet-friendly feature

Ever wish you could bring your pet with you in an Uber? With the new Uber Pet feature, you can! In several American cities, Uber...
Keeping dogs and cats safe during the holidays

Keeping dogs and cats safe during the holidays

These simple tips will help you keep your animal companions safe this holiday season! The holidays are for spending quality time with friends and family...
Understanding the role of protein in dog food

Understanding the role of protein in dog food

A look at the role protein plays in your canine’s diet, and what you can do to ensure he’s getting enough of it! We know...
Natural and sustainable gift ideas for your pet

Natural and sustainable gift ideas for your pet

Did your dog make the “nice” list this year? Reward her with one of these natural and sustainable gift ideas! Have you ever given your...
Do cats get attached to their humans?

Do cats get attached to their humans?

New research reveals that cats can get as emotionally attached to their humans as dogs do! Many people assume cats are aloof and indifferent when...
Who rescued whom? Five stories of adopted pets that changed lives

Who rescued whom? Five stories of adopted pets that changed lives

A glimpse into the lives of five humans who were profoundly changed when they rescued a companion animal. Everyone knows that adopting a shelter pet...