Month: February 2018

  Pet owners’ devotion to their furry friends knows no bounds, so why aren’t we incorporating our pet’s likeness into our wardrobe more often? Patricia Couture is here to solve that problem with custom PJs. Like the matching pajamas you can get with your canine, this sleepwear is perfect for the pet obsessed. The company
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Regan the dog was a mix of emotions when her owner passed away and she ended up in an animal shelter. Sad, nervous, scared, confused … but, ultimately, the orphaned canine was grateful to find a friend to see her through the transition. Fortunately, the 4-year-old pup ended up in a shelter, Goofy Foot Dog Rescue,
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When Mrs. Dunne, a teacher in Glasgow, Scotland, recently had to deal with the untimely death of her beloved dog, Charlie, she was nervous about going into school and facing her students. The young golden retriever who she adopted as a puppy was only with her family for 18 months before they learned he was
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Tails were wagging over the announcement that the Hallmark Channel was airing the first American Rescue Dog Show, a Westminster style dog show that celebrates what makes shelter canines special, and now we have a winner. Jackie the 11-year-old Labrador retriever mix took the top prize at the 2018 competition, which aired on Feb. 19, with
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There is no limit to food and pet holidays, and now they are joining forces. According KABC, since Sunday was National Drink Wine Day and Tuesday is National Love Your Pet Day, a couple of clever companies are merging the two together to create National Drink Wine with Your Cat Week. Offers.com and PetWinery.com are
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Golden retrievers — you know them as the sweet, friendly dogs that are always looking for a pat. But did you know they are also incredibly gentle? We’re talking baby cloud gentle. Golden retriever owners are proving this by participating in the egg challenge. The task is simple: give your golden retriever an egg and have
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It’s the epitome of cat behavior. An eight-second clip that has been viewed over 1.3 million times on Facebook, shows a feline sitting in front of a busy metro station escalator, unbothered by the inconvenience she is causing riders. The calico kitty sits almost dead center to where people need to exit, seemingly confident that
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On the day that Elizabeth Spence brought her third-born child, Archie, home from the hospital, she immediately noticed something unusual — not with her newborn, but with one of the family’s rescue dogs, an English pointer named Nora.  Caged outside at a puppy mill, with chain burns around her neck and urine stains on her feet, Nora was skittish
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Sofia Richie can’t get enough of her precious new puppy! The 19-year-old model’s new pet made its social media debut on Friday, and unsurprisingly Richie couldn’t stop gushing about how her puppy was “so cute.” Sharing a sweet video of herself spending some quality time with her new furry friend, Richie got her pooch to
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The 142nd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, America’s second-longest continuously held sporting event, just wrapped up, crowning Flynn the Bichon Frise as winner. Though some may not know it, mixed breed dogs are allowed at the Westminster Dog Show, as long as they’re competing in the agility competition, the one portion of the show event that is not reserved
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Homeopathic treatment still has not reached a level to declare it as a viable option to treat pet problems. However, over the years the interest for homeopathy has grown among a sizeable number of people. This newfound love for homeopathy can be attributed to its low cost treatment and negligible chances of side effects. A
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Diarrhea may be a symptom of intestinal parasites. By: alecale35 How often does your dog get tummy upsets? Notice the question is “How often?” rather than “Does your pet get tummy upsets?” Why? Because diarrhea is a common problem. So how do you know when your dog needs to see the vet or their tummy
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Maker: The J.M. Smucker CompanyCause: Potential for low levels of pentobarbitalAnnouncement: Gravy Train website announcement, Kibbles ‘N Bits website announcement, company email to Petful dated Feb. 15, 2018What was recalled: The company is withdrawing from the market the following canned dog foods (apparently all dates): Gravy Train: 13.2 oz. With T-Bone Flavor Chunks, UPC# 7910052541 13.2 oz. With
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Have you factored expected — and unexpected — medical costs, as well as toys and food, into your pet’s budget? By: sspiehs3 Our pets are full-fledged members of our families, and bringing a new pet into a household is typically a happy occasion. But happiness notwithstanding, are you prepared to handle the financial responsibility of
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It’s what all the dogs are barking about: Flynn the Bichon Frise won Best in Show at the 142nd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Tuesday night. As always, the competition was fluffy and fierce, but it was Flynn aka GCHP CH Belle Creek’s All I Care About Is Love, with help from his handler Bill
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