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Seasonal Pet Poisons to Avoid This Summer

Monday, June 22, 2015

Summer is one of the best times of the year to get outside and play alongside your pets, but the hot season also brings with it a myriad of hazards, including toxins that can harm your animal friends.   READ MORE




Pet Got the Itch? California Drought Causes Surge in Fleas

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Have you noticed your pet acting a bit strangely lately? Maybe they're rubbing themselves against trees or furniture to scratch their irritating bites. Or you notice them biting at their skin, attempting to get rid of the tiny critters living in their fur. If your pet is struggling, they wouldn't be the only one. California is experiencing a major flea infestation due to the changing climate and a rise in temperatures.   READ MORE




Adopting a Second Pet? Here’s What You Need to Know

Friday, March 06, 2015

Many parents choose to have more than one child because they worry that an only child would be lonesome without a sibling to play with. There are also many important social skills and aspects of development that siblings benefit from. Naturally, pet owners often think that having more than one pet would be as equally as beneficial in preventing an animal from experiencing loneliness. But there are a lot of things to consider before adopting an additional pet.   READ MORE




The Do’s and Dont’s of Bringing Your Pet to Work

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Did you know that June 24 is Take Your Dog to Work Day? As it turns out that isn't the only day you can bring your four-legged pal to the office; in fact, many days can be furry friendly: "According to a recent study by the American Pet Products Manufacturers Association, one in five U.S. companies allows employees to bring their pets to work."   READ MORE




New Year’s Resolutions for You and Your Pet

Saturday, December 27, 2014

As we head toward the end of 2014, it's a great time to take inventory of your daily habits, and make some new year's resolutions for 2015. Why not incorporate your animals? We've thrown together a list that you can adopt and put to good use in your own home.  READ MORE




Dogs Understand Our Words After all

Friday, December 19, 2014

Many of you dog lovers may suspect your dog is much smarter than the world gives him credit for, but now there are scientific studies to prove it! It's fairly common knowledge that our pets can interpret our moods through the tone of our voice when we speak to them, but never before have scientists tested and proven that dogs understand our words too.  READ MORE




The Scoop on Canine Singers

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Ever noticed your furry friend perk up when a certain song comes on the radio and yelp out a few howls along with the song? What's the scoop? Can dogs really sing?  READ MORE




Dog Behavior Debunked: Why Dogs Kick When You Scratch Their Belly

Thursday, December 04, 2014

How many times have you spotted your dog sprawled out on his back, happily begging for a belly scratch? I'm sure you've noticed that if you hit a certain spot on their belly, their hind legs start kicking and jerking into the air. Have you ever wondered why do they do that?  READ MORE




A Dog and a Kid to Make You Smile

Thursday, November 20, 2014

In case the Fall weather has you needing a lift, we've got just the thing to put a smile on your face. This poem, and an adorable video of a baby's first crawl, and the slobbery reward she gets afterwards! Too cute!!  READ MORE




How One Dog Became a Kitten Nanny

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Here's a testament to the friendship between cats and dogs – a story about ' Boots,' a Chow-Golden Retriever mix who was one of 300 animals rescued and treated in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. After recovering from his initial injuries, Boots was adopted by an EAMT volunteer. She noticed right away how well Boots and her cats got along, which is why he was recruited to be a kitten babysitter at a kitten nursery, based in Arizona, which cares for kitties at the young ages of 5-8 weeks old.  READ MORE






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