How to get the most out of Take Your Cat to the Vet Day

How to get the most out of Take Your Cat to the Vet Day

The following is a contribution from Zach at Vet Set Go, a community designed for aspiring veterinarians. Dr. Chris Carpenter shares tips on how we can make the most out of that important trip to the vet. The annual Take Your Cat to the Vet Day is August 22nd. If it has been a year or more since you last took your cat to the vet, this would be the […]






Give 10% OFF & Earn $20 with 1800PetMeds Refer a Friend Program

Give 10% OFF & Earn $20 with 1800PetMeds Refer a Friend Program

Do you have friends with pets? Most of us do. After all, nearly 70% of households in America have at least one pet! The costs of pet care add up fast, so most pet parents are happy to find ways to save on quality pet medications, food and supplies. The new 1800PetMeds Refer a Friend program was designed to help all pet parents save big on their own pet care […]






How to make cross-country travel fun for your dog!

How to make cross-country travel fun for your dog!

Summertime is about fun and travel and it’s even better when we bring our furry loved ones along for the ride! Recently we at 1-800-PetMeds were introduced to Indy, a pup who has been having quite the adventure as he has been traveling across the country to be reunited with his family. Along the way, he and his companions have been staying at various HomeAway locations. Read on to learn […]






Have pets? The best option for a worry-free vacation

Have pets? The best option for a worry-free vacation

March 6 – 12 is Professional Pet Sitters Week which was created to inform pet parents about the benefits of choosing a professional pet sitter. With warmer weather around the corner, many people begin looking forward to a much-needed vacation. But often there is one nagging worry – who will look after the pets while you’re away? After all, unless you can bring your pet with you, it’s difficult to […]






Discover the NEW 1800PetMeds.com website

Discover the NEW 1800PetMeds.com website

At 1800PetMeds, we’re starting off the new year with a new look! Designed with you in mind, the new 1800PetMeds.com website is all about serving you better. Our new streamlined, mobile- and tablet-friendly design will help you shop for everything your pet needs, quicker and easier than ever, even when you’re on the go. Our powerful new search engine and product comparison feature will help you find your favorite pet […]






Dog treats: how much is too much?

Dog treats: how much is too much?

Most people enjoy giving their beloved dog a special treat, and there are actually benefits to treating your pet. For example, treats can reinforce and nurture the bond between you and your pet, and they’re a great training aid to reward desired behavior. However, while treats can be an enjoyable addition to your dog’s diet, too many treats can be unhealthy. What should you know about giving treats to your […]






The five W’s of dogs that scoot

The five W’s of dogs that scoot

Most of us have experienced the surprising sight of a dog scooting his bum across the grass or carpet, and many a pooch has been reprimanded for doing it. But have you ever wondered exactly why he’s scooting? Could it be a medical problem, an itch he can’t scratch, or simply a weird and misunderstood habit? Let’s delve into the mystery behind the infamous scoot. Who? Who scoots? Almost all […]