What is the best material for pet food bowls?

What is the best material for pet food bowls?

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 […]

1-800-PetMeds partners with Petfinder’s founder in new mission: 911fosterpets.com

1-800-PetMeds partners with Petfinder’s founder in new mission: 911fosterpets.com

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 […]

Meet Duke and learn what it takes to be a Dock Diving dog

Meet Duke and learn what it takes to be a Dock Diving dog

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 […]

How to get the most out of Take Your Cat to the Vet Day

How to get the most out of Take Your Cat to the Vet Day

The following is a contribution from Zach at Vet Set Go, a community designed for aspiring veterinarians. Dr. Chris Carpenter shares tips on how we can make the most out of that important trip to the vet. The annual Take Your Cat to the Vet Day is August 22nd. If it has been a year or more since you last took your cat to the vet, this would be the […]

Give 10% OFF & Earn $20 with 1800PetMeds Refer a Friend Program

Give 10% OFF & Earn $20 with 1800PetMeds Refer a Friend Program

Do you have friends with pets? Most of us do. After all, nearly 70% of households in America have at least one pet! The costs of pet care add up fast, so most pet parents are happy to find ways to save on quality pet medications, food and supplies. The new 1800PetMeds Refer a Friend program was designed to help all pet parents save big on their own pet care […]

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 […]

Have pets? The best option for a worry-free vacation

Have pets? The best option for a worry-free vacation

March 6 – 12 is Professional Pet Sitters Week which was created to inform pet parents about the benefits of choosing a professional pet sitter. With warmer weather around the corner, many people begin looking forward to a much-needed vacation. But often there is one nagging worry – who will look after the pets while you’re away? After all, unless you can bring your pet with you, it’s difficult to […]