Keeping pets healthy is at the top of each pet parent’s list. Usually, when we think of keeping them healthy, we think of giving them the right amount of high-quality pet food along with adequate amounts of water. Often, we forget that not only is what we put in the bowls important to our pet’s health, but how we take care of the bowls themselves as well. Even the cutest […]
The first full week of November each year is National Animal Shelter and Rescue Appreciation Week, a week held to encourage people to become better acquainted with their local shelters and learn how they can help. While the appreciation week ends Saturday, Nov 11th, voting in our fourth annual National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week Contest is live now through November 20th, and we need your help to select our winning groups!
Your pets are members of your family so of course you want to celebrate their birthdays. Many adopted pets have unknown birth dates though, leaving pet parents guessing or picking random days to celebrate. That’s why “DOGust the 1st” was introduced in 2008 by North Shore Animal League America to serve as the universal shelter dog (or shelter pet) birthday. Since then, DOGust has been a day to recognize and celebrate […]
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 […]