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Pet Parties

Simple Tips for Planning a Celebration

Dog with cupcakeIt's estimated that Americans will spend more than $50 billion in 2012 on products for Fido and Fluffy. Yes, billions. Some of that money is going toward pet parties. Are you one of the many who’ve lavished your pet with a celebration that rivals a teenager’s Sweet 16? Or your nephew’s bar mitzvah? If not, grab a party hat and take notes; the latest pet trend is celebrating your critters in style.Read Story

Microchipping Pets

Pet Owners Have a Direct Link to Pets

Beagle peers through fenceIt’s every pet owner’s worst fear: The gate was left open and your dog got out while you weren’t home. Or, perhaps your area was hit with a natural disaster and your pet became separated from the family. Scary situations for a pet owner—especially if your pet loses his collar or his ID tag information is outdated.Read Story

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Pet Tips


Choosing a Dog Breed

Before you adopt a dog, it is extremely important to know what type of breed would be best for your lifestyle and family. Here are some helpful tips to get you started. Read More

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Pet Education

Pet Education

First Aid For Your Pet

Do you know what to do when your dog or cat becomes hurt?Full Story

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Emergency Survival Story


After eating a cornhusk, Maxine started throwing up green bile. The vet said she probably wouldn’t make it through the night.Full Story

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