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Top tips to make this National Pet Parents Day one to remember

Top tips to make this National Pet Parents Day one to remember

Take a look at a few memorable ways to celebrate with your furry friends and your community on National Pet Parents Day this April...
5 tips for traveling with a special needs dog

5 tips for traveling with a special needs dog

If you’re planning on traveling with a special needs dog, don’t be hasty! There are a number of things to consider. Traveling with a dog...
How to avoid aggression (and other problems) at the dog park

How to avoid aggression (and other problems) at the dog park

We’ve all seen it – pet parents that waltz into dog parks and let their canines run amok without any consideration. Here’s how hormones...
Ohio declares shelter pets its state animal

Ohio declares shelter pets its state animal

Ohio State has taken the #adoptdontshop movement to the next level by naming shelter pets as its official animal! Whether you’re an Ohio local or...
The truth about small dogs

The truth about small dogs

Small dogs get a bad rap. According to the stereotypes, they’re yappy ankle biters that make better accessories than companions. But this couldn’t be...

National high-five day contest: your cat could be the winner!

Jackson Galaxy is in search of best feline high-five with a contest that kicks off on national high-five day. Could your whiskered friend be...

How to grow a pet-friendly herb garden

This spring, plant a pet-friendly herb garden that you and your furry family members can enjoy! Here’s how. Growing an herb garden offers plenty of...
Scent dogs trained to hunt truffles

Scent dogs trained to hunt truffles

Dogs have been trained to sniff out everything from tumors to meteorites... and now they're being taught to detect truffles! Truffles, known as the “diamonds”...

Why does your dog itch?

The jingling tags on his collar serve as a constant reminder – your pup can’t kick the itch. Here’s a few reasons why he...
10 essential air travel tips for pet parents

10 essential air travel tips for pet parents

Planning to board an airplane with your pup? Here’s some helpful tips! Flying can be a stressful experience for a dog. But getting there can...

Lil Bub lends her genome to science

A team of scientists has made an incredible discovery, and it's all thanks to Lil Bub and his unique genome! Feline celebrity Lil Bub is...
University helps combat exam stress with therapy dogs

University helps combat exam stress with therapy dogs

This university has found a surefire way to help combat the stress and anxiety surrounding exam season... therapy dogs! Every spring, students everywhere are riddled...
Quality time with foster families can improve adoption rates in shelters

Quality time with foster families can improve adoption rates in shelters

Many dogs in shelter environments come from troubled pasts, which decreases their likelihood of being adopted. Here’s how one organization's unique foster program is helping...
Top tips to keep your dog off the furniture

Top tips to keep your dog off the furniture

Check out these simple tips to keep your dog off the furniture! Everybody enjoys lounging on the couch now and then, including dogs! It might...
Cat convention returns for an exciting second year

Cat convention returns for an exciting second year

The Catsbury Park Cat Convention is back for its second year… and this time, it’s bigger and better! On April 13 and 14 in Asbury Park,...
Are you feeding a “quality” pet food?

Are you feeding a “quality” pet food?

Let’s take a look at the term “quality” as it applies to pet food products, and why it’s important to seek the best for...
Clif Bar & Co donates $1.5 million to rebuild Butte County humane society

Clif Bar & Co donates $1.5 million to rebuild Butte County humane society

The CLIF Second Responder Fund is helping people and animals recover from natural disasters, starting with those affected by the Butte County wildfire. Do you...
New dog film honors bond between dogs and veterans

New dog film honors bond between dogs and veterans

This heartwarming new dog film reminds us of the problems surrounding BSL, and the unwavering power of the human-canine bond. A Dog’s Way Home, which...
7 dog-friendly spring events

7 dog-friendly spring events

Looking for a fun seasonal activity or day trip that welcomes four-legged visitors? Check out these top dog-friendly spring events! There's no denying it –...
Pet food label survey reveals surprising stats

Pet food label survey reveals surprising stats

Do pet parents really care about the quality of their animal's food?  Choosing the right pet food is a tricky task. Despite labeling requirements, ingredient lists...
Sous-Vide: the latest in food prep for pets

Sous-Vide: the latest in food prep for pets

Have you heard of sous-vide? This innovative method cooks food in vacuum-sealed bags submerged in water – and both chefs and dogs love it. Steaming,...
Jackson Galaxy: the story of the world’s most famous cat expert

Jackson Galaxy: the story of the world’s most famous cat expert

Learn how Jackson Galaxy, AKA “The Cat Daddy”, got his start in the cat world, and why his life’s mission is to make the planet a...
Survey links pet ownership to professional success

Survey links pet ownership to professional success

Good news, pet parents! According to new findings, your animal companion might be improving your success in the workplace. A recent survey conducted by Kelton...
Pet insurance company reveals most common health issues in dogs

What are the most common health issues in dogs?

Familiarize yourself with the signs and symptoms of these common health issues so you can protect your furry friends! To better understand the costs associated...
How to teach your dog the name of objects

How to teach your dog the name of objects

Looking for a new trick to teach your canine companion? Try teaching him to identify objects! Dog tricks aren’t just cute to watch. In fact,...
Dog-friendly cinemas open in Plano, Texas

Dog-friendly cinemas open in Plano, Texas

Dream of taking your dog to the movies? Head to Texas to visit these new dog-friendly cinemas!  Plano, Texas has always been a dog-friendly destination…...

Popularity of pet wearables rises

Pet wearables are gaining popularity... and no wonder! These devices are helping pet parents track their companion's vitals, activity levels and location. The trend of...
8 tips for raising dogs and kids

8 tips for raising dogs and kids

Are you struggling to keep up with the demands of raising children and dogs? You’re not alone! Here’s some advice to help you juggle...
How to make your living space more cat-friendly

How to make your living space more cat-friendly

Cats are simple creatures, but that doesn’t mean they don’t care about their environment! Here’s how to make your living space more appealing to...
5 tips for winter travel with your dog

5 tips for winter travel with your dog

Planning a trip with your dog this winter? Check out these invaluable tips. Who says you can only take road trips with your dog in...
Federal lawmakers introduce bill to protect animals during disasters

Federal lawmakers introduce bill to protect animals during disasters

The PREPARED Act will help protect animals from harm's way during disaster and emergency situations. Earlier this week, U.S. Reps. Dina Titus (D-Nev.) and Pete King (R-N.Y.) introduced...
3 fun brain games to play with your dog

3 fun brain games to play with your dog

Being stuck inside due to inclement weather can be a drag – for you and your fur baby. Here’s a few fun brain games...