Win $5,000, 1,000 pounds of food + more for your favorite shelter! #RememberMeThursday

“All of the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.” A time to take the words of Saint Francis of Assisi to heart, Remember Me Thursday is a day to light the… [[ This is … Continue reading

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Mars Bought a Bunch More Vet Clinics- Now What?

We welcome our veterinary overlords! Well, kind of, but not really. Yesterday’s announcement that Mars PetCare acquired VCA for 7.7 billion was a shocker to everyone I know in the pet care industry, which just goes to show you us … Continue reading

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Why You are More Powerful Than Any Counselor

The phone rings, and I answer it with an admittedly impatient voice since someone sold my phone number to a marketer and I’ve been getting deluged with spam calls all week. I have the phone in one hand and Brody’s … Continue reading

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Resolving to Take More Dog Photos? #petdaysapp Can Help!

If you’re like me, you’ve made a New Year’s resolution to take more photos of  your dog–but then life gets in the way. For all our good intentions, we get busy and suddenly… [[ This is a summary only. Click … Continue reading

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Feb 25, Is there Really More to Love or Just Less Time….. ?

Veterinarians warn about dogs slipping into the fleshy grip of the obesity epidemic, much like their owners. About 30% of the dog population is overweight. Fat dogs may suffer obesity-related diseases such as heart and circulatory diseases, joint problems and … Continue reading

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One More

We’ve been fostering puppies a fair amount this past year.  Not because we wanted to find one to adopt, but because we find Lacey is much more comfortable accepting them and because I find them so much fun.  :) Well … Continue reading

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As crates for dogs have become more common in dog …

As crates for dogs have become more common in dog owner's homes the question that is frequently asked is – when should I introduce the crate into my dog's routine? The accepted approach is to aim to have the crate … Continue reading

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Ugh, No! Bones of More Than 200 Dogs Found on Awful Dude’s Property

After neighbors complained about a “foul stench” coming from a Goose Creek, SC, home, police investigated. They found more than 40 malnourished dogs, a mix of Hounds and Beagles.  That was shocking, but it was nothing compared to what they … Continue reading

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