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Help Feed Pets Of The Homeless pets of the homeless and how you can help feed them

Help Feed Pets Of The Homeless

The National Feeding Pets of the Homeless Give a Dog a Bone week is, August 6-12, 2017. There is no question about the important role pets play  and they are very important in the lives of many homeless. They find solace, protection and companionship through their pets. They care for their pets on limited resources so […]

Walking The Dogs Keeps Neighborhoods Safe Dog walking can help people feel safer in their neighborhood (PRNewsFoto/Mars Petcare)

Walking The Dogs Keeps Neighborhoods Safe

A study carried out the The University of Western Australia  has found dog walkers are physically active on more days of the week and dog walking can help people feel safer in their neighborhood. The study carried out by Dr Hayley Christian from The University of Western Australia (UWA) in collaboration with the WALTHAM Centre […]

New Research Relating to Animal Assisted Therapy and Children

New Research Relating to Animal Assisted Therapy and Children

  A new study being funded by The Human Animal Bond Research Initiative (HABRI) will examine the influence of Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) on young children undergoing an echocardiogram. It is hypothesized that children will have a more complete and higher quality echocardiogram in the presence of therapy dogs. In addition, parents are expected to report higher visit […]

Phew!!! Stank Face!! There’s Phix For That!

Phew!!! Stank Face!! There’s Phix For That!

https://youtu.be/tIbJyuABNVY Litter purchases can be tricky because the choice of litter has to please two different audiences. Firstly the pet parent who is looking for something that is easy to scoop and, more importantly, a product that takes care of all odors emanating from the box. And then there is the all-important end user – […]

Clean Your Carpets And Help Shelter Pets

Clean Your Carpets And Help Shelter Pets

Dedicated to helping families maintain a healthy and happy home, Chem-Dry Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning has launched a campaign designed to involve its network of franchisees in a fundraising effort to support Best Friends Animal Society (Best Friends), benefiting the adoption of shelter pets across the country. The desire to raise funds for Best Friends was […]

Summertime And the Living Should Be Healthy …

Summertime And the Living Should Be Healthy …

Summertime and the livin’ is easy according to the lyrics of the famous George Gershwin song. It’s also a great time to get outdoors and exercise with our pets. Recently, Purina veterinarian Dr Kurt Venator invited me to attend a Google Hangout to discuss the benefits of exercise for both our cats and dogs. Granted, […]

Does Your Dog Have A Voyce? voyce is a health and wellness monitoring system

Does Your Dog Have A Voyce?

Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences is the first veterinary college and teaching hospital to offer the Voyce Pro Wellness Monitoring Program™ to all patients in order to better monitor their patients. Voyce Pro – designed specifically for veterinarians – enables remote observation of canine patients’ biometric data, including resting heart and […]

2016 Cat Acatemy Awards : The Year’s Best Internet Cat Moments Announcing the Acatemy Award Winners

2016 Cat Acatemy Awards : The Year’s Best Internet Cat Moments

Okay, cats don’t really care about red carpets. Its just another surface to scratch on — and shed on. But seeing that photos and videos of our favorite felines account for about 15 per cent of all Internet traffic, it makes sense that we have to spotlight the creme de la creme of feline cuteness […]

Pledging Your Love And Affections

Pledging Your Love And Affections

There’s no question that our pets are not supposed to be couch potatoes, left alone for hours at a time. They thrive on human companionship and interactive games to keep them both mentally and physically engaged. The January window to make New Year’s resolutions may have closed already but there is always time to make […]

This Thanksgiving, Give Thanks to Your Dog. It’s About #Dogthanking… Clancy and Sandy celebrating #Dogthanking

This Thanksgiving, Give Thanks to Your Dog. It’s About #Dogthanking…

November is synonymous with a variety of events. There’s Thanksgiving of course, the famous Macy’s Thanksgiving parade and then there’s the annual National Dog Show, a highlight on the annual dog show calendar and a popular televised event. This year, on November 14 and 15, 2,000 of the top American Kennel Club sanctioned dogs from […]