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The Bond We Have With Service Dogs is Amazing

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The Bond We Have With Service Dogs is Amazing

by McCall Hoyle   September is National Service Dog Awareness Month, which makes it the perfect time to reflect on the dogs that have improved our world and our lives and to give specific thanks to the extraordinary dogs that devote their lives to serving humans with a wide variety of physical, emotional, and medical needs….

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Home-to-Home Adoption: New Online Community Connects People Who Want to Adopt a Pet with People in Need of Rehoming Their Pet

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Home-to-Home Adoption: New Online Community Connects People Who Want to Adopt a Pet with People in Need of Rehoming Their Pet

  PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — getyourpet.com, a revolutionary pet adoption site that helps lovable pets go directly from one good home to another rather than to a shelter, is now available across the U.S.  The site offers a simpler, smarter and more humane approach to pet adoption, enabling people in need of rehoming a dog or cat…

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Bumblesnot-A Gentle King of His Castle Who Steals Our Hearts

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Bumblesnot-A Gentle King of His Castle Who Steals Our Hearts

By Buster Boy   Hello my pups, Buster Boy here with another interview with a new friend- Bumblesnot.   Tell us about your home and your human. It looks like you have trained him pretty well. Does he give you plenty of bacon? I live with The Tall Man (my human dad) and The Dark…

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Podcast-Special-Over 500 dogs and Cats in emergency Houston shelter getting help

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Podcast-Special-Over 500 dogs and Cats in emergency Houston shelter getting help

In this special report we speak to Wellpet Foundation volunteer Carly White who is at a convention center in Houston with Best Friends Animal Society who is coordinating this massive shelter for displaced dogs and cats. Recorded earlier today. It is an incredible effort to save these animals and reunite then with their families. Carly…

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How to Keep a Boston Terrier Entertained

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How to Keep a Boston Terrier Entertained

  by Bryn Nowell   Boston Terriers are curious creatures.  While they’re tiny, they pack a punch.  They are full of energy, comedy, and a goofy attitude.  Both Bean and Yoda, our two Boston Terriers, are prone to evening “zoomies,” where they zip around the room, and hop from couch to couch with complete glee…

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Is your pet at risk for parasites?

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Is your pet at risk for parasites?

  GUELPH, ON, Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW/ – The term “worms” is often used to describe gastrointestinal parasites (parasites that affect the digestive system) in our dogs and cats. Even though some gastrointestinal parasites are in fact “worms”, there are other gastrointestinal parasites that put our pets at risk that are not worms at all!…

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How to Live With Both A Cat and A Dog

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How to Live With Both A Cat and A Dog

  A​ ​playful​ ​cat​ ​or​ ​a​ ​cute​ ​dog,​ ​which​ ​one​ ​should​ ​you​ ​keep?​ ​You​ ​love​ ​both​ ​pets​ ​and​ ​you​ ​would like​ ​to​ ​have​ ​them​ ​in​ ​your​ ​house.​ ​However,​ ​you​ ​are​ ​not​ ​sure​ ​if​ ​they​ ​will​ ​coexist​ ​under​ ​one​ ​roof or​ ​your​ ​house​ ​will​ ​be​ ​turned​ ​into​ ​a​ ​major​ ​battlefield.​ ​The​ ​stereotypes​ ​about​ ​the​ ​two​ ​pets…

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What CBD may do for your dog or cat

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What CBD may do for your dog or cat

by M.K. Clinton   Have you joined the movement to treat your pet with CBDs? Cannabinoids are a natural way to help your dog or cat with what ails them. There is no worry about them becoming high or stoned because the amount of THC is minimal. I am a huge fan of Treatibles® for…

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The Kitten Game-How to Help Feral Kittens

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The Kitten Game-How to Help Feral Kittens

by Bernadette E. Kazmarski   The universal response to finding kittens is to presume they are abandoned and unable to care for themselves and to take them home, but not only is that rarely the right response, it’s not even the right presumption and can often be harmful to the kittens and backfire if you are…

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Podcast: Marooned With 20 Dogs in Houston

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Podcast: Marooned With 20 Dogs in Houston

  A riveting interview with Betty Walter, a young woman caught in the hurricane and aftermath marooned in her home with 20 dogs in her care and refused to leave until rescuers were willing to take all her dogs. She shares that when the water reached four feet in her home, she decided to move…

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