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Ways to Give Back to Animal Welfare Organizations

Each year, anywhere from five to seven million pets end up in an animal shelter. Most of these shelters are dependent on public generosity to be able to maintain its operations. Without money donations, food donations or volunteers, the shelters

What’s Your Puppy Personality?

There are many things most puppies have in common—endless snuggles, uncoordinated movements, and enthusiasm over the littlest things—but every pup has their own personality and every breed is a little bit different. From sensitive and sweet spaniels to tenacious and spunky

How to Treat Seasonal Allergies in Your Pet

As spring slowly hops in, it brings a horrible side affect: allergies. Seasonal allergies affect our pets just as badly as they affect us. Whereas allergy symptoms in humans usually involve the respiratory tract, allergies in our furry companions often

A Basset with Nine Lives

Bertie strongly denies the rumors. Despite what they say, he is not a cat dressed up in a (very elegant) Basset Hound suit. He does lay claim to the canine equivalent of a cat’s nine lives, but he will not

Why Interactive Toys are the Best Life Hack for Pet Owners

A Bored Dog is an Unhappy Dog Like you, your dog has a mind, and like you, she craves mental stimulation. Without any stimulation your dog can get bored, and if left to her own devices your bored dog might