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New law helps settle pet disputes in divorce cases

New law helps settle pet disputes in divorce cases

Typically, dogs are treated like property in divorce cases. A new law in California has been established to change that. When couples split, fights often...
Balance your pet’s energy…with treats!

Balance your pet’s energy…with treats!

If your pet's energy or health seems off, feeding him the right treats might provide a simple solution! Is your pet out of “energetic balance”?...
How to build a feral cat shelter

How to build a feral cat shelter

Building a feral cat shelter can help keep a feline safe and sound this winter – and could even save her life! During the...
Dog rescue wins national recycling contest 

Dog rescue wins national recycling contest 

The Boston Terrier Rescue Canada is kind to dogs... and the environment! Congrats to this organization for winning the 2018 “Recycling Revolution” contest. Last year,...
The best ways to treat cracked paw pads

The best ways to treat cracked paw pads

Follow these tips for treating your dog’s cracked paw pads before they get worse!  Your pups paws aren’t just cute to look at – they...
Atlanta City bans sale of puppies and kittens in pet stores

Atlanta City bans sale of puppies and kittens in pet stores

Over the past couple of years, more and more U.S. locations have banned pet stores from selling puppies and kittens. Now, Atlanta has joined...
Tips for pet parents with full-time jobs

Tips for pet parents with full-time jobs

Taking care of a dog when you have a full-time job can be challenging – but it’s not impossible! Here’s a few tips to...
Survey explores habits of people who take selfies with pets

Survey explores habits of people who take selfies with pets

It only takes a few seconds on social media to see how popular pet selfies are. In fact, it's become such a phenomenon that...
The Kelmun Protocol

The Kelmun Protocol — a natural approach to cancer in pets

Invented in the 1970s by Jim Kelmun, the Kelmun Protocol has been shown to reduce the size of tumors in dogs and humans. Alternative cancer...
What to look for in a pet-safe ice melt

What to look for in a pet-safe ice melt

There are hundreds of ice melt products available on the market. So how do you know which ones are safe for your dog? If you...
Ongoing wildfire relief efforts

Ongoing wildfire relief efforts

Wildfires are still causing destruction across California. Here's what's being done for animals in need, and how you can help.  As of this writing, the...
5 creative ways to exercise your dog without going on a walk

5 creative ways to exercise your dog without going on a walk

Bored of walking your dog multiple times a day? While regular strolls are a vital component of good health, it can be fun to...
Shelter dog changes young girl’s life after school shooting

Shelter dog changes young girl’s life after school shooting

After living through a traumatic event, Annagrace Myers found solace in the love of a shelter dog. Annagrace Myers was finishing a chemistry quiz at...
82 heartwarming Christmas movies starring dogs!

82 heartwarming Christmas movies starring dogs!

Whether you have a dog or not, you’ll love these iconic Christmas movies. The holidays are a time for making new memories, honoring family traditions...
This year’s most pet-friendly cities

This year’s most pet-friendly cities

Check out the most pet-friendly cities of 2018! Does yours make the list? In order to determine where animal companions can enjoy the best quality...
10 signs you're a crazy cat lady

10 signs you’re a crazy cat lady

There’s no shame in being a crazy cat lady! Here’s a few signs you might fit the bill. Everyone seems to have that one friend...
Breed labeling in shelters

Breed labeling in shelters — does it work?

Breed labeling in shelters can do more harm than good, according to a recent study. Adopting a dog? Behavior matters more than breed when selecting...
Canine Light Therapy

Canine Light Therapy

After seeing firsthand how light therapy can heal animals, this couple launched their own company making light therapy pads for dogs and horses.   Light...
What harmful items are dogs getting into?

What harmful items are dogs getting into?

Take a look at this list of harmful items that dogs commonly ingest. Memorizing it will help you protect your own pet from getting...
Why is your pet a picky eater?

Why is your pet a picky eater?

There are a number of reasons why your pet might be a picky eater. Here's a few of the most probable causes of his...
Detection dogs sniff out malaria

Detection dogs sniff out malaria

Detection dogs are celebrated for detecting diseases in humans using their powerful sense of smell. Now, researchers are training them to detect malaria. The power...
Topsy turkey dog treats

Topsy turkey dog treats

It's National Cookie Day — and just in time for the holidays! Celebrate the season with your canine companion by making him these delicious...
10 dog-friendly winter events

10 dog-friendly winter events

Are you looking for a great seasonal attraction that welcomes four-legged visitors? Take a look at these top dog-friendly winter events! Winter is a...
Is this the key to extending your dog's lifespan?

Is this the key to extending your dog’s lifespan?

America's favorite veterinarian, Dr. Gary Ritcher, has created an easy way for pet parents to extend the lifespan of their animal companions. Is your dog...
Missing dog rescued 400 miles from home

Missing dog rescued 400 miles from home

Sadie, an American foxhound, went missing in late 2014. Over the next 3 years, she traveled nearly 400 miles to upstate New York. Fortunately,...
Tips for a pet-friendly Thanksgiving

Tips for a pet-friendly Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a wonderful time for family and friends to get together and enjoy one another’s company while eating the most delicious feast. Here’s...
Triclosan can cause colon problems in pets

Triclosan can cause colon problems in pets

Pet parents, beware! New studies reveal that Triclosan, a common antimicrobial ingredient, can cause health problems in dogs and cats. Triclosan (TCS) is an antimicrobial...
Are dogs born in summer more likely to develop heart disease?

Are dogs born in summer more likely to develop heart problems?

Can the month your dog is born in put him at greater risk of disease? A recent study says yes. A recent study published...
Designer Dogs

Designer Dogs: an exposé into the criminal underworld of crossbreeding

Thinking about getting a “designer dog”? Take some time to read Madeline Bernstein’s new book and learn why trendiness shouldn’t be your first concern.  Many...
Top 5 benefits of feeding your pet fresh food

Top 5 benefits of feeding your pet fresh food

We eat fresh food, so why shouldn’t our dogs and cats? Take a look at just a few reasons why you should switch him...
The adventures of Mark and Mya

The adventures of Mark and Mya

Mark and Mya have been gracing the internet with photos from their journey across North America. Here’s how their story began. A tragedy, as they...
7 ways to socialize your dog

7 ways to socialize your dog

Part of raising a healthy, happy dog is making sure you socialize him! Not sure where to begin? Here’s a few pointers. When you bring...