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Wildfire preparedness for dogs and cats

Wildfire preparedness for dogs and cats

Thanks to climate change, wildfires are growing more common, widespread and devastating. If you live in or near a region that’s prone to brush...
“P-mail” – how dogs use urine to communicate

“P-mail” – how dogs use urine to communicate

Dogs may not have access to email or social media, but they have their own ways of communicating long distance. One of those ways...
Flying with your dog?

Flying with your dog?

Thanks to public demand, air travel for dogs is improving. But you still need to take steps to ensure your canine’s safety and comfort...
Must-have outdoor adventure gear for dogs

Must-have outdoor adventure gear for dogs

Do you and your dog spend a lot of time outdoors in the summer? Whether you hike, camp, swim or kayak, you need the...
Water sports for you and your dog

Water sports for you and your dog

Looking for a way to stay cool this summer? Grab your canine companion and try one – or all – of these exciting water...

Want to create dedicated living spaces for your dog or cat?

Trends show that a growing number of people are incorporating dedicated living spaces for their animal companions into their home designs. Here are 5...

Top 10 steps to an eco-friendly dog  

Our canine companions have a heavy carbon footprint. In our efforts to be more eco-friendly, we need to include our dogs in the changes...
30 years of doggy daycare

30 years of doggy daycare

A look at how the dog daycare concept got started, and how it has evolved over the last three decades. Doggy daycare facilities can be...
Activity trackers for dogs

Activity trackers for dogs

Is your dog “getting her steps in”? Find out how canine activity trackers are helping pet parents monitor their dogs' health! Activity trackers have taken...

Get creative with Dog Parkour!

Looking for something new to do this spring? Dog Parkour is a fun and imaginative canine sport that transforms your surroundings into a playground...
A Dogs Journey — Odin

Odin

The story of A Dog’s Purpose continues with a heart-warming sequel, A Dog's Journey, starring the lovable Odin as Bailey! Following in the pawprints of...
Nix those ticks with SonicGuard

Nix those ticks with SonicGuard

Looking for a chemical-free way to protect your pets from ticks and fleas? Reach for SonicGuard — an ultrasonic prevention method! Ticks have become a...
6 hidden household toxins – protecting your pet

6 hidden household toxins – protecting your pet

Minimizing your dog or cat’s exposure to harmful chemicals involves more than switching to non-toxic cleaners. Check out these six hidden household toxins, and...

4 steps to a happy, healthy “low maintenance” dog

These four simple tips will help ensure your life with your dog is as joyful, rewarding and “low maintenance” as possible. Studies show that...
How to start and maintain an Instagram account for your pet

How to start and maintain an Instagram account for your pet

Instagram is one of the most popular social media platforms on the planet – and many of the most popular accounts belong to dogs...
Is your dog scared of strangers?

Is your dog scared of strangers?

Many dogs react fearfully when they see or are approached by strangers. Gentle behavior modification can help calm those fears, boost your dog’s confidence,...
Winter getaways for you and your dog

Winter getaways for you and your dog

Do you have the winter blues? Maybe your dog does as well! These winter getaways will give you both the change of scenery you...
How to make grooming a positive experience for your dog

How to make grooming a positive experience for your dog

Trips to the grooming salon don’t have to be stressful. These tips will help ensure your dog stays calm and collected so he can...
Tips for traveling safely with your dog

Tips for traveling safely with your dog

If you’re traveling with your dog, help ensure his health and safety by being aware of some often overlooked hazards that could spell trouble....
Keep your dog safe and sound

Keep your dog safe and sound!

From heavy duty harnesses to high-tech ID tags, products designed to keep your dog safe are everywhere.  When it comes to giving our dogs the...
Doggy play dates

Doggy play dates

Want to join or organize a playgroup for your dog? Take these tips and tactics into consideration before setting your first date. It used...
Top tips for finding the best dog bed

Top tips for finding the best dog bed

Your dog’s sleeping arrangements can help or hinder his well-being, so it’s important to buy him a bed he loves! Here are a few...
Rehabilitation for rescue dogs

Rehabilitation for rescue dogs

A behind-the-scenes look at the physical, mental and emotional rehabilitation efforts that give shelter and rescue dogs a second chance at life. While some dogs...
Acupressure for easing holiday stress – in both you and your dog!

Acupressure for easing holiday stress – in both you and your dog!

The festive season can be tense as well as fun – and if you’re feeling the holiday stress, your dog is too. These simple...
Holiday shopping that helps animals in need

Holiday shopping that helps animals in need

Chances are, you’ll be doing some holiday shopping this season. Why not put those hard-earned dollars toward helping needy animals at the same time? This...
Traveling with your senior dog

Traveling with your senior dog

Taking a senior dog on summer vacation with you? Here are 8 ways to keep safe and comfortable while traveling and at your destination. With...
Balance your dog’s energy with seasonal acupressure sessions

Balance your dog’s energy with seasonal acupressure sessions

Your dog’s energy shifts as the seasons change. These acupressure sessions will help him keep his Yang and Yin chi balanced as we move...
Brynn

Brynn

This German shepherd is more than just a pretty face. She’s using her influence to spread the word about canine health, nutrition and EPI,...
6 steps to helping your new rescue dog settle in

6 steps to helping your new rescue dog settle in

Rescue dogs often come from situations of neglect and abuse, so may have trouble adjusting to adoption. These tips will help your new friend...
Dogs that don't like to play

Dogs that don’t like to play

You’d think that dogs and play would go together like apples and cinnamon, and in most cases, they do. But depending on how a...
Dog-friendly breweries

Dog-friendly breweries

Looking for something different to do with your dog? How about visiting some dog-friendly breweries? While you sample the suds, your canine companion can...
Service, therapy and emotional support dogs

Service, therapy and emotional support dogs

The terms are sometimes used interchangeably, but there’s a difference between these three working dog classifications. Our canine companions enjoy having a job. Many become...