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  • Dog breeds come and go
    Dog breeds come and go
    Many experts believe that cavemen domesticated dogs by drawing them in with extra pieces of food, gaining their trust and getting them to stay and keep them safe from predators or other cavemen. Other experts believe that the first case of...
  • Facts about Coyotes
    Facts about Coyotes
    The coyote appears often in the tales and traditions of Native Americans—usually as a very savvy and clever beast. Modern coyotes have displayed their cleverness by adapting to the changing American landscape. These members of the dog family...
  • Safeguard your pet and family against leptospirosis
    Safeguard your pet and family against leptospirosis
    Leptospirosis is bacterial infection that can be life threatening for both humans and pets. It can be found throughout most of the United States with the exception of desert areas because it is most prevalent in warm, wet, and humid climates.Why...
  • Prepare for July 4th travel with your dog
    Prepare for July 4th travel with your dog
    July 4th is a day for family and friends. Who qualifies more than your dog? But there are emergency situations that you should be prepared for with your canine that you may not otherwise consider.Things like bee stings, eating foreign objects,...
  • College scholarship program launched for animal lovers
    College scholarship program launched for animal lovers
    College students have just been given a new opportunity to earn scholarship money. Havahart Wireless, the maker of electronic devices for canine containment, will provide one lucky winner with a cash prize toward their fall 2014 semester based on...
  • Summer safety advice for dogs from Biscuits & Bath founder
    Summer safety advice for dogs from Biscuits & Bath founder
    With the official start of summer upon us, it’s critical that pet owners are reminded of the dangers of heat exhaustion and heat stroke that dogs can suffer outdoors without proper hydration and shelter ventilation. There’s also the...
  • Whistle supports Morris Animal Foundation cancer research
    Whistle supports Morris Animal Foundation cancer research
    According to the latest press release from Whistle, they have now unveiled their next generation pet monitoring device called WhistleGPS.What’s more, Whistle is inviting its community of users and dog lovers to participate in a one-for-one...
  • K9 Fit Club teams up with Petplan to keep pets healthy
    K9 Fit Club teams up with Petplan to keep pets healthy
    People sometimes go to great lengths to stay physically fit, and much has been written about the health benefits of dog ownership. Taking that concept a step further, K9 Fit Club is the nation's first indoor workout facility designed...
  • Found Animals Foundation executive director offers steps to puppy adoption
    Found Animals Foundation executive director offers steps to puppy adoption
    The Found Animals Foundation is a privately funded nonprofit organization based in Los Angeles. The foundation is dedicated to animal welfare issues and led by business and medical professionals in the area.An important goal of the foundations is...
  • Wireless device measures a dog’s key activities
    Wireless device measures a dog’s key activities
    The Whistle Activity Monitor is a new device that allows pet parents to keep tabs on how much their dogs are walking, playing and resting. Similar to popular human fitness devices, the Whistle Activity Monitor measures a dog’s activity and...
  • A book about a dog named Sam inspires love and hope
    A book about a dog named Sam inspires love and hope
    Co-authors Michael and Linda Harris have written a true story about a puppy born from a golden retriever and wild coyote parents. The book entitled The Miracle of Sam is meant to show how help can be found in the least likely places, and that love...
  • Pet Valu supports America's VetDogs Association
    Pet Valu supports America's VetDogs Association
    Pet Valu is well known for their involvement in the community by teaming up with animal rescues and adoption programs, and fundraising for animal shelters. Pet Valu is now proud to support the honorable services provided by America's VetDogs,...
  • The SPCA of Central Florida celebrates World Spay Day
    The SPCA of Central Florida celebrates World Spay Day
    In celebration of the 20th anniversary of World Spay Day, the SPCA of Central Florida announced that it will provide Zeuterin injections for 100 male dogs free of charge at its Orlando and Sanford veterinary clinics.According to the SPCA's...
  • Canines and Humans have one more thing in common
    Canines and Humans have one more thing in common
    As was pointed out by WRCBtv.com out of Chattanooga today, The Broad Institute in Massachusetts and Uppsala University in Sweden have been conducting research on this very topic. They have pinpointed four genes with variances that were present in...
  • First video in series highlighting dog and his thoughts on wireless fencing
    First video in series highlighting dog and his thoughts on wireless fencing
    If you are considering what type of fence to buy to keep your canine friend safe in his own yard, you might want to watch this recently launched video which is the first in a series. Havahart Wireless launched this series highlighting the features...