Many dog parents think they are doing the right thing for their dog, from feeding the right pet food to correct grooming. September 20th marked Responsible Dog Ownership Day, hosted by the AKC, which helps promote tips on the responsibility of pet parents everywhere. In case you missed it, below are a few tips for being a responsible dog owner.
Hurricane Harvey has mercilessly displaced people and their pets throughout Houston, Texas and surrounding areas. Rescue efforts are bravely taking place throughout the region, and local animal rescues and shelters are in need of our support. The devastation is heartbreaking with lives lost and thousands of people and pets left homeless. 1800PetMeds has arranged to send much needed supplies to Austin Pets Alive, a regional shelter that is tirelessly working […]
Cats love seafood, and most cats are especially fond of canned tuna and tuna juice. While tuna is fine for cats in moderation or as a treat, too much canned tuna can be bad for your cat. Fish is a great source of protein, but there are a few reasons why a steady diet of human-grade canned tuna can cause health problems for your cat. Tuna alone is not nutritionally […]
Valentine’s Day has past, but that doesn’t mean you have to stop celebrating. In fact, another fun-loving holiday is here called Love Your Pet Day. Love Your Pet Day is celebrated on Thursday, February 20th, and it’s a chance to show your all pets just how much you love them
Pet food bowls are available in a wide assortment of sizes and materials. Many people choose plastic pet food bowls because they are readily available, inexpensive and come in lots of colors and sizes. However, a plastic bowl might not be the best choice for your pet’s food bowls. Downsides of plastic: Plastic food bowls can get small scratches over time which trap and hold bacteria that cannot be removed […]
If you’ve adopted a shelter pet over the last 20 years, there’s a good chance that you know of Petfinder. Founded in 1996 by Betsy Saul, Petfinder.com has facilitated over 25 million adoptions over the last 20 years, and is the largest pet adoption website in the world. And now, Betsy and her team have set out on a new mission — to help the millions of shelter pets that […]
Today we’d like to introduce you to a special dog by the name of Duke. He’s a Belgian Malinois who recently discovered his passion, dock diving. Not familiar with the sport? Read on to learn more about Duke and his dock diving adventures! Duke, how did you get started in Dock Diving? I started dock diving at the end of July 2016. I was just a young pup at 9 […]