The joy and comfort of cuddling with your dog can make all the cares of the day drift away. Unfortunately, if you suspect that your dog has worms you should think twice before curling up with your pet…and not just because worms are ‘gross’. You see, intestinal worms can not only have a serious impact on your pet’s health but yours, too! It’s vital to protect the health of everyone […]
There’s no denying that technology has had a positive impact on health care. From medical advancements to smartphone apps, high-tech tools are helping us live longer, healthier lives. Technological innovations are now even helping pet parents care for their pets! With the "March Into Tech Sweepstakes" 1-800-PetMeds® is giving away 35 Pet Tech Packages so you and your pet can discover and enjoy the benefits of high-tech pet care tools […]
Fear is an emotion we all experience. Our pets experience fear and anxiety, too. There are even more things to be afraid of for them, though. Dogs don’t understand that the loud booming they hear is only harmless fireworks, or that the person that brings the mail every day is a friend, not a foe. Keeping your dog calm during upsetting circumstances can be a challenge. It’s now possible to […]
Is your cat tired of playing with the same old ball of yarn and empty shipping boxes? To be fair, they never get tired of empty boxes but it may be time to step up your cat’s game. Add exciting, interactive play to your cat’s day with the Jackson Galaxy Telescoping Wand Cat Toy, created by a cat expert who truly knows what cats crave.
When you have pets, the battle of the bugs is non-stop. Protecting your dog from pests like fleas, ticks, mosquitoes, and biting flies can be tough, but it’s vital to your pet’s health. There’s a long list of dangerous diseases that are caused by insect bites, making them not only a nuisance but a serious threat to your dog’s health and longevity. With the Insect Shield Insect Repellent Reversible Pet […]
Every January, 1-800-PetMeds Cares™ celebrates Change a Pet’s Life Day by helping three adoptable pets receive the medical care they need through the Change a Pet’s Life Contest. The first-place winner in this year’s contest is a pug puppy, named Simpson. Simpson was hit by a car at the end of December and suffered a broken pelvis, road rash and a large open wound on his right hind leg, exposing […]
Change a Pet’s Life Day was established to encourage pet adoption and draw attention to the many homeless pets in the U.S. In honor of the day, we founded a grant contest in 2015 to provide medical care grants to adoptable pets across the country. Over the past two years, the Change a Pet’s Life Contest has granted funds to help a former puppy mill breeder, Regina, regain her health […]