6 Efficient Backyard Clean Up Tips to Keep it Fido-Friendly

Posted by Guest Author on September 28th, 2015

Our pets enjoy our backyards as much as we do, whether they’re digging, running or laying in the grass on a sunny day. So, here are some quick and easy yard maintenance tips to help you keep your entire family yard-happy — the furry and the non-furry alike! Read More

Happy Beginnings: Abigail

Posted by Guest Author on September 25th, 2015

happy adoption Abigail“I just want to say thank you to your organization for helping to connect me to my new pet dog Abigail. She is beautiful and an amazing animal. She is still acclimating to her new home but I absolutely love her. She looks around and is hesitant to approach anything but I keep telling her, “Yes baby, this is your home, these are your toys, this is your blanket, no more shelter and no more sharing. Everything here is yours.” Read More

Animated Cartoon: Be Yourself

Posted by Guest Author on September 24th, 2015

6 Tips for Cats Scared of Dogs

Posted by Jennifer on September 21st, 2015

puppy-kitten-snuggleIn a perfect world, all puppies and kittens would have plenty of positive playtime with each other from a very young age, like my former foster kittens and puppy in the photo above. The reality is, many pets don’t have the opportunity to be multi-species socialized. This article is about a very specific scenario for when a cat hasn’t had the chance: a home with an adult cat who’s never lived with a dog before, and the cat is scared of a known-to-cat-friendly dog in the home. Read More

Teach your Dog to Leave It

Posted by Jennifer on September 19th, 2015

why-dogs-need-to-learn-leave-itTeaching your dog to “leave it” is training your dog to stop doing something. A solid “leave it” skill can be important and even save your dog’s life! Dogs are fast and get into things they shouldn’t very quickly – as illustrated by my foster puppy in the photo above! You can often head off potentially dangerous situations with a good “leave it” in advance.You can start with training a very simple “leave it” command, and have that command then expand to cover other situations where you want your dog to stop doing something and focus on you. Here’s how… Read More

New Cartoon: I Just Do

Posted by Guest Author on September 16th, 2015

Cartoon Video: The Pooper

Posted by Guest Author on September 12th, 2015

Every doggy does his business, right? But are you aware that, each year, your vet should inspect one of those deals your pooch has closed? It’s true! Fecal exams can help your pet’s doctor uncover all types of health needs ranging from minor to more serious. It’s a good idea to schedule a yearly exam to, errr, get down to business.
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How to Remove Pet Hair from Every Surface – Infographic!

Posted by Jennifer on September 7th, 2015

The folks over at Neato not only make really neat robot vacuums, but they also made this really neat infographic to help pet parents clean up and remove pet hair from every surface! We don’t mind a little pet hair on our things, it’s just part of owning pets, but we also like to keep our homes and offices spic and span, which includes regular removing of pet hair. We knew a few pet fur eliminating tricks learned some new ones reading through these pet hair removal tips, and now you can too! ’How
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