- Do You Know the Truth About Heartworm Disease?
Heartworm disease is a very serious – and potentially fatal – condition that is caused by parasitic worms living in the arteries of the lungs and occasionally in the right side of the heart of dogs, cats and other species of mammals (heartwormsociety.org). Scary stuff, isn’t it? But perhaps the scariest fact isn’t about what [...]
- Bayer’s K9 Advantix® II helps transform the lives of veterans and shelter dogs
When examining the relationships between pet adopters and their pets, there’s a well-known phrase that might come to mind – “Who rescued whom?” Now, that phrase has a whole new level of deep meaning. Our friends at Bayer K9 Advantix® II are teaming up with K9s For Warriors to simultaneously help shelter dogs in need [...]
- So cute! Sleeping adopted puppy and baby
Blogger Jessica Shyba created a viral phenomena with her amazing photos documenting her son and their newly adopted puppy snuggling during their naps together. Our friends over at Petcentric write, “Jessica’s eye for coo-worthy moments between her son, Beau, and sleeping dog, Theo, (and the rest of the family) have spawned an Instagram account that [...]
- 9 pets with stuffed animals they adore
You know how people often look like their pet? Well here’s a fun twist… pets that look like their stuffed animal toys! Our friends at Petcentric have put together this collection of nine cute photos, and some of these lovable pets and their favorite stuffed animals are hard to tell apart. They sure do enjoy [...]
- Photos of smiling pets
We love photos of smiling pets! Our friends over at Petcentric posted pics of 7 smiling pets here, and we have to agree, pet smiles are contagious! We’ve added a seven smiling dog and cat photos of our own below. Pets sometimes smile with their eyes, but in these photos we think their grins are [...]
- DIY Feral Cat Shelters
Our friends over at Hausepanther brought these genius ideas to our attention: Do It Yourself feral cat structures you can make from recycled political yard signs! Or brand new Coroplast plastic if you’d rather choose a solid color scheme. The creator is a industrial design student from Houston, Texas named Chris Peterson. Chris calls his awesome [...]
- Could Grumpy Cat Be A Secret Party Animal?
Here’s something fun… The Purina® Friskies® “1 Million Frowns Challenge” Sweepstakes! Upload a picture of your cat’s grumpiest frown for a chance to win a trip to Grumpy Cat’s “Super Terrible 2″ birthday party on Saturday April 29th in NEW YORK CITY! One (1) Grand Prize: A trip for winner and one guest to New York [...]
- Cat Jobs – Seat Warmer!
We couldn’t resist sharing this adorable image from the Facebook page of our friends over at Friskies. ”It’s Not Quite Warm Enough, Yet. Give Me an Hour… or Two.” Cats don’t work well under pressure. Give them time, though, and whatever the job, they will definitely finish it. (Thanks to Greta V for this photo of [...]
- Party Animals: How to Party with Your Pets!
Our friends over at Petcentric are ready to party with their pets! They say, “Love to party but want to get your fun-loving “party animals” involved, too? From novel ideas to pet safety, we’ve got the lowdown! Parties aren’t just for humans. From birthdays to parades, pets enjoy dressing for special events, and we enjoy seeing [...]
- The Healing Power of Pets Dr. Marty Becker
Bonding with a pet may be more beneficial than you think. Here are just some of the amazing ways pets make our lives better! Have you ever noticed that you feel better when you spend time with pets? At Purina’s Better with Pets Summit in New York City, Dr. Marty Becker, who you may know from Good Morning America and The [...]