June 26: Take Your Dog To Work Day

Mark your calendar and be ready to get no work done. This year’s Take Your Dog To Work Day is Friday, June 26, 2015 and it is exactly what it says – take your dog to work, show off his strut, his fancy collar, and watch him get loved like he’s a rock star. Before […]

Deadly and Dangerous Weapons: Tails

Ever been hit in the face by a dog’s tail? Ever had a tail knock over your mug of coffee? Then you know what it’s like to have this weapon in the house. Here’s a few videos of tails assaulting other animals. Poor little dog Here’s what it’s like in slow motion This cat will […]

Cruising with Fido: Tips for a Safe and Fun Car Ride with Your Dog

Most dogs love car rides. It’s exciting to them to look out the window and watch the buildings, trees, and other cars whizz by. The wind and different smells keep their noses moving and will bounce from window to window. Dogs like to explore and having them loose in the car allows them to move […]

5 Ways Pets Make Our Lives Better

Adopting a pet isn’t just great for the pet. It’s great for you too. You may have read articles that tell you that pets reduce stress and help with depression… and it’s true! They boost our self-esteem – an article from the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology shows that pet owners exhibit stronger self-esteem […]

Klooff – Pet Pictures All The Time

Is your Instagram, Snapchat, and Facebook full of selfies from your friends? Is this starting to bug you? If you’re looking for an avenue where you can show off your cute pets – there’s a solution. It’s called Kloof. It’s all pet pictures, only pet pictures. The founder of Kloof understands that pets are part […]

7 Reasons Why Guinea Pigs Make Awesome Pets

Thinking about a getting a small pet that you and your family can love, play with, and doesn’t take up much space? Then say hello the guinea pig! They are social animals that like attention and do well in pairs. They are known to bond with their owners and have been known to love being […]

7 Reasons Why Guinea Pigs Make Awesome Pets

Thinking about a getting a small pet that you and your family can love, play with, and doesn’t take up much space? Then say hello the guinea pig! They are social animals that like attention and do well in pairs. They are known to bond with their owners and have been known to love being […]

29 Benefits of Owning a Pet

There are a lot of reasons to own a pet. Some of us have grown up with pets and it’s hard to imagine living without one as an adult. Others of us may work with animals and sometimes find that there’s one little stray that borrowed its way into our hearts and homes or that […]

What Pets write in their dairies…

Excerpts from a Dog’s Diary…… 8:00 am – Dog food! My favorite thing! 9:30 am – A car ride! My favorite thing! 9:40 am – A walk in the park! My favorite thing! 10:30 am – Got rubbed and petted! My favorite thing! 12:00 pm – Lunch! My favorite thing! 1:00 pm – Played in […]

On Wisconsin!

It all started at a terrific little restaurant on East 34th Street in New York City called The Barking Dog. Although pets aren’t allowed inside the restaurant, there’s a large outdoor dining patio where pets are permitted. And just inside the door I spotted a large bowl filled with dog biscuits. The walls are adorned […]

Who’s Your Daddy?

Don’t get me wrong—I love my dogs. Lola is 12 years old and has decided that I need a continual shadow. Charlie, on the other hand, since he was adopted from the shelter, has chosen to sleep in the guest room. We’ve assured him he’s part of the family, and he does join us under […]

Email From My Cats

Last night I came home to find an email had been sent to me from my cats. I’m not kidding. No, really, not kidding. They had taken over my laptop and I found out they have a twitter account, a blog, and share photos on PicPlz. I was shocked. From what I can tell they […]

Pet Stores and Services Around Manchester, New Hampshire

Manchester, New Hampshire, and its surrounding area, is full of wonderful pet stores, along with many different boarding and grooming businesses. There are ample shopping opportunities for all sorts of pets, as well as grooming and boarding for cats and dogs. Dave’s Dragons Dave’s Dragons is a reptile and exotic pet store. Along with an […]

Upcoming Dog Events Around California

There are lots of great summer pet-related events happening around California, including coffee and donut gatherings, fundraisers at bars, dog walks and pet care seminars. Canines and Coffee Terry Miller Park Valencia, California July 31 Canines and Coffee will be a free dog and human event starting at 9:30 and going on through 11:30 AM. […]

Upcoming Pet Events in California

Those who are having fun in the sun in California this summer should take a look at the many different pet-related events that are going on all over the state. There is anything from huge murals being unveiled to charity tennis tournaments to dog-friendly train rides! Animal Celebration 2010 Todd’s Point Fort Bragg, California July […]

Pet Stores Around Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City, Missouri has a wide variety of stores for necessary and indulgent pet shopping. Some of the stores offer foods for specialized diets, while others have a plethora of exotic animals for sale. Brothers Pet Store Brothers Pet Store is a popular pet store in Kansas City, offering food and other products for all […]

Upcoming Pet Expos

If you are looking for some summer plans, there a few giant pet expositions coming up in the South and Midwest. You can pick up a new exotic animal as a new friend, watch some live sheep being herded, take a look at some hedgehogs or go shopping for some lovely new supplies for your […]

Upcoming Dog Events in Georgia

Georgians, and those visiting Georgia, will be pleased to know that there will be a few fun dog-related events going on in the next few weeks. There will be a useful lecture on how to deal with fearful dogs, a dog-friendly drinking social, Dachshund racing, dog washing and family fun! Doggie Family Fun Day Old […]

Pet Stores in Bellingham, Washington

Bellingham, Washington, has a selection of a few nice local and chain pet stores. There are also a few places to choose from if you want to get your dog groomed, as well as a place to buy baby chickens or ducks. Pet Stop Pet Stop is a locally owned pet shop that has been […]

Upcoming Pet Expos: This Weekend

Lots of awesome pet expos and events are going on this weekend! They are all family-themed, and some of them even let you bring your pet! America’s Family Pet Expo Orange County Fair & Event Center Costa Mesa, California April 16-18 This giant pet fair will feature over 1,000 animals! Admission will be $12, $10 […]