6 Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Pet Sitter

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When you can’t take your pet with you on vacation or need to head out somewhere, leaving your pet behind can be stressful for you and them. There are many options from boarding at your vet, to a daycare facility that has overnight options, to asking a friend to watch your pet. But sometimes the [...]

Blossom, The World’s Tallest Cow

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In an article released by ABC, the world’s tallest cow, named Blossom, lives in Illinois and belongs to Patty Hanson. Blossom is 6 ft and 4 inches tall and has been added to the Guiness Book of World Records. Aside from this new found fame, Blossom has been well known in her town for a [...]

Urine Marking – Why and How To Prevent It

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Many dogs mark when they are out on walks. You know how it goes, sniff the tree trunk or hydrant FOREVER and then “stake a claim” by urinating on it or trying to urinate on it if they have an empty bladder. Urine marking is not just peeing. It’s territorial marking and your dog may [...]

Obese Pets: Why It Can Be Dangerous

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All the pets I’ve had have been a little chubby. Some had a layer that covered their ribs and others had a belly. When one of my cats gained weight over the summer from being lazy but still eating the same amount of food and cleaning up his sister’s bowl too, I put him on [...]

Divorce: Who Gets The Pets?

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When I worked at a doggie daycare, we had one dog whose owners had divorced. They shared custody of him and would split the week. It worked really well. One owner would drop the dog off for half the week and then midweek, the other owner would pick him up and finish out the week. [...]

Winter Pet Tips

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The gang at PetsWelcome is preparing for winter and that means we are pulling out our long sleeve shirts, coats, and putting away all the summer and fall clothing. Our pets are also noticing the temperature changes and have been snuggling a little closer to us. Every season brings with it fun places to travel [...]

6 Of The Best Toy Balls For Dogs

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Did your dog bury her old ball? Or did it bounce away into the lake at the park? If so, it’s time to replace it. When buying a bounce ball for a dog, you want one that’s sturdy enough to withstand a dog biting it, chewing it, and also want it to be soft enough [...]

Pet Events in December in the USA

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Brrrr. The days are shorter and the nights are colder. But this doesn’t mean that you and your canine buddy can’t go out and meet other pets and their owners. The holidays can become quite busy for us and our pets may wonder what the decorations and running around is all about. Take a day [...]

6 Amazing Pet Tattoos

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We mourn and remember our pets in different ways. Some of us keep pictures, others have our pet’s ashes in urns, and others may have their pet resting in a pet cemetery. Then there are those of us who want to carry our pet with us everyday. While some may have a keychain with a [...]

Fostering A Dog? Here’s 9 Questions to Ask

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Fostering a dog is a great way to help a pup find a forever home and also great for you. The presence of a pet in a home can bring a lot of joy and a lot of fun into a daily routine. But, before you complete the interview and paperwork with a rescue group, [...]

Why Do Cats Love Boxes?

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If you have a cat you know they love to sit in boxes. Sometimes the boxes are as small as a coffee mug but that doesn’t stop a determined cat, even if it means only the paws are in the box and the rest of your cat is… well, spilling over the sides. Take a [...]

Lauren Bacall Leaves $10,000 To Her Dog

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In the last few years pets have gained more and more notoriety as being more than an animal in a house. Property laws and family laws have changed and modified some of their intent to include the family pets, including ownership rights, abuse and domestic violence, divorce, and inheritance. Lauren Bacall who died in August, [...]

Take That (Near) Perfect Picture Of Your Pet

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Granted many of us use our phones to take pics, we can make them amazing shots if we take a second and frame the shot. Cats and dogs don’t often cooperate well but with these few tips we can capture their true personality. 4 Tips for Photographing Your Pet If you can, turn on the [...]

Fall Weather Rain Gear For Dogs

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The weather is cooling down and if you live in the Pacific Northwest, then you know that the rain is here. Walking your dog in the rain isn’t always pleasant, especially when you come back home and have to dry your dog off or have that “wet dog” smell for a few hours afterwards. Your [...]

Abby’s Angels – Helping Seniors Keep Their Pets

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In an article from News 4 in Georgia, one woman has found a way to help the pets in her area and the people. Abby’s Angels strives to provide seniors who may be experiencing financial difficulty with the pet supplies they need. Nancy Cross, the founder of Abby’s Angels, said that one day she saw [...]

7 Tips To Care For Your Dog’s Paws

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Your dog’s paws are made for walking and are tough enough to withstand cement, walking on gravel, hiking trails, and other terrain. The pads provide protection from sharp objects like the soles of our shoes. The pads also absorb shock that helps protect their joints. But at the end of the day your dog’s paws [...]

The Human Walking Program

Sitting at a desk all day for 5 days a week can be unhealthy. Many health and exercise websites talk about taking walks, running, and moving our bodies to make up for the lack of moving we do at work. But, the reality is, we don’t always have the motivation to exercise and we have [...]

Pet Events in November in the USA

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When the leaves have turned color and we’ve pulled out the winter blankets, our days are shorter and our pets are cuddling closer, Fall is here. This doesn’t mean that there are less things to do. November is full of educational, exciting, and silly pet events. Looking for something to do on the weekends when [...]

Protect Your Pets From Halloween Dangers

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As with all holidays, there are precautions we need to take so that our pets are safe and healthy. Rushing Max to the emergency vet is never fun and can be completely nerve-wracking. Halloween can be lots of fun and full of candy, trick-or-treating, and dressing up but make sure your pet is safe. Here [...]

We Love Our Pets – Photo Project

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If you live in or near Portland, sign up and participate in this wonderful project by Charles Waugh, who founded Charles Fine Art Portraits. He’s begun a new photography project called We Love Our Pets. If you want a professional photo of your pet or of you and your pet, all you need to do [...]

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