2019 Washington Capitals Pet Calendar Helps Dogs in Need

  Not only did the Washington Capitals win the coveted Stanley Cup in 2018, the professional ice hockey team also won the admiration of dog lovers as the players once again championed the cause… [[ This is a summary only. … Continue reading

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Need Help Sleeping at Night? Consult Your Dog.

As the temperatures drop, now you’ve got more reasons to make it a 1-, 2-, or 3-dog night. The Journal of the National Society of Anthrozoology just reported that women say their sleep is less disturbed and they have greater … Continue reading

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We need your feedback! #Giveaway

We need your feedback! As we begin to look ahead to 2018, we want to be sure that we’re reaching YOU in the most effective way possible–whether that’s on the blog itself, through… [[ This is a summary only. Click … Continue reading

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Tampa Bay Lightning 2018 Barks and Bolts Calendar Helps Dogs in Need

The Tampa Bay Lightning may have won the Stanley Cup during the 2003- 2004 NHL season, but the current roster of players on the professional ice hockey team have won the admiration of animal lovers… [[ This is a summary … Continue reading

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Taking A Break (‘Cause We Need a Little Sunshine)

It’s vacation day! We’re Arizona bound, and boy am I ready for a holiday. While I admittedly miss those pre-kid days of nonstop travel and regular opportunities to explore the world, I can honestly say that I appreciate the handful … Continue reading

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One Basic Household Item You Need if You Have a Pet

I’ve teamed up with Clorox to bring you some pet health and safety tips for the summer. Over this week and the next I’ll be sharing some info on Facebook and Instagram about household germs and infectious disease prevention. Bottom line … Continue reading

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Five Things You Need to Know About the Delta Pet Policy

The internet was abuzz this week with word about the changes to Delta’s pet flying policy. And as tends to happen, people got about 75% of the way there before they took a sharp left turn and read it incorrectly. Here … Continue reading

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Saginaw shelter dog recovering from mange in need of a loving home

Saginaw shelter dog recovering from mange in need of a loving home Demodectic mange is a canine skin disease caused by tiny parasitic mites. Unlike sarcoptic mange, also known as canine scabies, demodectic mange is not contagious to humans. There … Continue reading

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No need to flee 'snow fleas'

No need to flee 'snow fleas' Tiny 'snow fleas,' or springtails, flick themselves up out of their winter hiding places and set off across the snowy world on warm days in search of tiny bits of organic matter to eat. … Continue reading

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I just need some space…

Dog Trainer Lisa Desatnik, writing for WCPO in Cincinnati, reports that we humans may be just a little too overbearing for some canines. She recommends petting a dog for no longer than 5 seconds, then waiting for the dog to … Continue reading

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