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40 Percent of Pet Foods Labeled Incorrectly

Thursday, November 13, 2014

With the Pet food industry booming, Americans are expected to spend " more than $22 billion" on pet food this year. But before you buy your preferred brand, can you be 100 percent sure that the ingredients on the label are correct?  READ MORE

Caring for Your Kitten 101

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Owning a kittyis a very exciting thing, but it also comes with some big responsibilities from finding a good veterinarian, to getting the right type of food, to setting up a feeding schedule and socializing your cat with others. But fortunately, "All of your hard work during these first few months is compensated by loads of snuggling and adorability."  READ MORE

5 Summer Hazards for Dogs & How to Avoid Them

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Summer is any pet owner's favorite season, and for good reason! The sunshine is out and walks on the beach or runs through the park with your dog are a welcome treat. But there are some dangers that come with the summer heat:   READ MORE

A Guide for Hiking and Camping with Your Dog

Monday, June 02, 2014

If your summer plans involve getting outdoors, here is an excellent article from REI that's full of helpful tips on hiking or backpacking with your dog.   READ MORE

Can Pets Be Depressed?

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Author and psychologist Jonathan Rottenberg tackles that very question in his book "The Depths: The Evolutionary Origins of the Depression Epidemic". Interestingly, he says that "beyond the official symptoms of human depression, dogs and cats manifest numerous unofficial signs that are characteristic of depressed humans."   READ MORE


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