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Toxic & Hazardous Food Guide for Pets Infographic

20 Foods to Avoid Feeding Dogs and Cats

Toxic Food Guide thumbnailPrevent accidental exposure and health risks to your four-legged companions. This quintessential food guide lists the foods to avoid, the symptoms to look for, and which foods are most toxic of all.Read Story

15 Essential Dog Hiking Tips

Be Prepared Before Hitting the Trails

Whether you’re planning a day hike or an extended trip, it’s important to be prepared for the unexpected before heading into the wilderness. If you’re thinking of taking your dog along on the hike, check out these tips ahead of time. Read Story

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Traveling with Pet Passengers in Tow?

Why not make traveling fun for the whole family—four-leggers included.
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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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