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Understanding the uses and benefits of a portable dog potty

You’ve heard of portable dog potties… but are they worth all the hype? The answer is yes – as long as you invest in...

Pet safety amid Western U.S. wildfires

As wildfires continue to burn throughout the Western United States, here’s what pet parents should know about smoke inhalation and heatstroke. Historic wildfires have ravaged California in...

Choosing the right lifejacket for your dog

There are dozens of different doggie lifejackets available. Here’s how to choose the option that’s best for your canine companion! Summer is just around the...

Why do cats hide?

Cats have a tendency to hide for seemingly no reason. Let’s take a closer look at this intriguing behavior! Cute, quirky, and even cuddly at...

Canadian pet retailer donates KN95 masks to hospitals

PPE is in short supply during the COVID-19 pandemic, and individuals and businesses everywhere are stepping up to donate what they can. Here’s how...

Dos and don’ts to protect your dog from a coyote attack

You might think that a coyote attack won't happen to you and your dog — but you never know! Follow these guidelines to keep...

Home appliances and your animal – how to keep him safe

To your dog or cat, especially if he’s a youngster, home appliances aren’t just household items – they’re interesting objects to explore, climb, play...

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...

Prioritize quality when considering CBD pet supplements

When it comes to buying CBD supplements for your animal companion, quality is one of the most important considerations. Here's what to look for...

Why harnesses are safer when walking a dog

Do you walk your dog on a collar or a harness? Here are five reasons why the latter option is more effective, more secure,...

3 tips to help make your dog’s Halloween costume paw-some —...

Planning to dress up your dog for Halloween? Here’s how to make sure his costume doesn’t jeopardize his safety. So, Halloween is your favorite night...

Peeling back the “Made in the USA” label

Just because your pet’s treats are made in the USA, it doesn’t mean they’re safe. Here’s a few other things to look for when...

5 things to look for when choosing pet treats

Indulge your pet more mindfully by selecting quality treats that support his health and the planet. The saying, “you are what you eat” is as...

Choosing the right cat enclosure

Considering getting a cat enclosure for your kitty? Here’s how to choose the best one for her! There are a number of different cat enclosures...

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...

How to protect your dog from the cold

If it’s too cold for you, it’s too cold for your dog! Here’s how to ensure he stays safe and warm during the bitter...

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...

How to keep your dog happy and safe on a hike

Keep these tips in mind when heading out for your next hike and ensure that it's a safe, enjoyable experience for you and your...

6 dog-friendly summer activities

Tips for making your favorite summer activities safe and fun so you and your dog can enjoy all these great outdoor getaways. Now that summer...

8 tips to keep your pets happy and healthy this spring

Spring has sprung! Keep your pet safe and happy all season long with these helpful tips. Spring is a wonderful season – especially if you’re...

A 3-step guide to moving with pets

Are you moving with your pets? Moving is hard enough on its own, but having your companion animals in tow presents a whole new set...

Are “pet-friendly” ice melts really safe?

Just because an ice melt claims to be “pet-friendly” doesn’t mean it is. Here’s what to be aware of when looking for safe ways...

Outdoor winter activities for you and your dog

Spending time outside doesn’t have to stop because it’s cold or snowy. Here are 5 winter activities you can enjoy together, and what you...

8 winter safety tips for you and your dog

There’s nothing like romping with your dog in the first snowfall of the season. Just be sure to keep these safety tips in mind!...

4 safe sports for senior dogs

Like people, dogs get more fragile as they age. But this doesn’t mean they can’t participate in canine sports. Check out these safe options...

Preparing for disasters

Hurricanes, earthquakes, wildfires…so many regions have been devastated lately by large-scale natural disasters. American Humane is urging pet owners to take two simple yet...

Safety tips for walking your dog at night

If you're in the habit of walking your dog when it's dark out, be sure to follow these steps to keep him – and...

Summer safety tips for animal companions

The summer is in full swing. ‘Tis the season for family road trips, sunny days at the beach, and long weekend celebrations. If you...

Pet-friendly holiday decorating

The holiday season wouldn’t be complete without a tree, greenery, candles and ornaments. If you have a dog or cat, you need to consider...

Safety tips for the beach

Being able to take your dog the beach is a privilege. Good manners and attention to safety from both of you will ensure you’re...

Candle safety for your dog or cat

Candle safety is more than keeping burning candles out of his reach. What they’re made of is also of paramount importance. Candles are favorite home décor...

Keep your pets safe this Fourth of July!

It’s time for Americans to celebrate their independence, which means barbeques, pool parties, and, of course, fireworks. Learn how to keep your pet safe...