Traveling with pets can be stressful for you both. You worry about their comfort, sometimes at the expense of your own. Pet parents who travel often struggle to find the right pet carrier for travel by car, plane or hand. It’s not unusual to have several different models for different travel conditions. The versatile Gen7Pets Carry-Me Pet Carrier keeps your pet safe and comfortable no matter how you’re traveling, to […]
Over the years animal guardians have relied on periodic reminder cards from the veterinarian to keep their pet up-to-date on vaccinations. It’s no secret many veterinarians relied on the “hook” of these reminder cards to also perform checkups on pets during their visit for shots. However, there continues to be increasing awareness of vaccinations remaining effective longer than initially anticipated, as well as the potentially harmful effects of over-vaccinating companion […]
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 […]
Benson was the winner of the 2017 1-800-PetMeds Cares Change a Pet’s Life Contest. To learn more about the contest, please visit the contest page here. Change a Pet’s Life Day occurs annually on January 24th. In participation of the day, 1-800-PetMeds hosts an annual contest through 1-800-PetMeds Cares in which three pets in need receive grants to help with the costs of their medical treatments. This year’s 1st place winner was […]
Does your dog love road trips? Most dogs are ready to jump in the backseat at a moment’s notice, hoping for a walk in the park or a day at the beach. But loose hair, dander, and claws scratching your car’s upholstery may make you think twice about inviting your dog for a drive. Plus, taking your dog out for a hike in the woods or stroll through the grass […]
At this time of year when we celebrate Moms and all they do for us, we here at 1-800-PetMeds® would like to also celebrate our beloved Pet Moms! If your pet could, he or she would surely do something to make your day extra special, so we’d like to help. Join in the fun by entering our Pet Mom Spa Day Sweepstakes!