On International Yoga Day, try to be more like a cat!

On International Yoga Day, try to be more like a cat!

The United Nations has declared that June 21 will be the International Day of Yoga. You might wonder what that has to do with cats. Well, cats are known for having exceptional flexibility and balance, and “cat yoga” is part of the reason! Have you ever watched a cat stretch, arch her back, or twist in seemingly impossible positions to groom a hard-to-reach spot? All examples of cat yoga. Even […]






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 […]






[Giveaway] Win a TickSee Tick Removal Kit

[Giveaway] Win a TickSee Tick Removal Kit

Ticks aren’t just creepy. They pose a serious health threat to both people and pets. These little bloodsuckers carry serious diseases and their stealthy approach to getting under your skin allows them to often go unnoticed until the damage is done. What’s worse is that you can actually increase the danger of infection with improper tick removal. A common reaction to finding a tick on yourself or on your pet […]






K9 Advantix: A simple way to protect your dog from fleas & ticks

K9 Advantix: A simple way to protect your dog from fleas & ticks

K9 Advantix II is among the most commonly used monthly topical medications used for controlling fleas, ticks and mosquitoes on dogs. As the weather continues to heat up and water activities increase, one of the additional benefits is that K9 Advantix II is still effective even after washing and bathing. In addition, K9 Advantix II not only quickly kills mature and immature fleas and ticks, but also repels these parasites from […]






[New Product] Incurin Tablets control spay incontinence

[New Product] Incurin Tablets control spay incontinence

Spaying and neutering are the best ways to ease the problem of pet homelessness, which leads to the euthanization of millions of cats and dogs each year. There are even medical benefits of spaying and neutering, including reduced occurrences of certain cancers, as well as behavioral benefits as pets will not go into heat making them less likely to roam away from home. Unfortunately, some spayed female dogs may suffer […]






What you need to know about adopting the perfect cat

What you need to know about adopting the perfect cat

I have some very important news to share with you today! June is Adopt A Cat Month. And what perfect timing, because this is “kitten season” when many shelters are overflowing with cats and kittens in need of a home. I am lucky enough to have a home filled with lots of love and treats and toys. But many, many cats are less fortunate and can only dream of one day […]






[New Product] Simparica for simple flea & tick prevention

[New Product] Simparica for simple flea & tick prevention

Choosing a safe and effective flea and tick preventative can be a challenge. We, as pet parents, need to protect our pets from these pests and the diseases they carry. We must also consider how the chemicals used in flea and tick treatments may affect our pets and other members of our families. Flea collars and topical flea treatments may be effective forms of flea control, but they also expose […]