Pet Essentials

Top 5 Fall Deals Your Pet Will Flip For

Fall is here, and with it, the deals on great pet products start coming in. It’s an awesome cycle–leaves fall, prices drop and our pets rake in the benefits.…

Why Bad Dog Breath Is A Big Problem

What have you been eating? If your dog's breath smells like a dump (garbage or otherwise), there may be some health issues causing it.

Best Cat Litter Waste Receptacles

Are you looking for a convenient, and less stinky, way to get rid of your cat’s dirty litter? Then it’s worth considering a litter waste receptacle. This prod…

Best Cat Hair Brushes

The right brushes and combs designed for grooming cats can make your job a lot simpler when it comes to keeping your pet’s skin and coat healthy and beautiful. Thes…

Best Feather Toys for Cats

When you shop for toys for cats, you’ll come across a variety of products that can encourage your pet to stay active through play. Feather toys are easy to find, an…

Best Eco-Friendly Cat Litters

Did you know that you have way more options than clay-based cat litter? Whether you want to keep yourself and your cat away from the dust that clay litter can produce, yo…

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Should Your Dog Be Eating Lectins?

You closely monitor what your dog eats. But what are lectins and should your dog be eating them? Let's talk about what you should do.

Esomeprazole for Dogs: Uses, Dosage, and Side Effects

Dogs get acid reflux, just like humans do. You can't leave this condition untreated, so let's talk about Esomeprazole for dogs.

Can Dogs Get Dandruff?

Dogs can't use Head & Shoulders, so what do you when your dog has dandruff? Let's talk about what can be done about this itchy problem.

10 Most Common Items Dogs Choke On

Dogs like to pick up things with their mouths. That's why there are many common items that they can choke on out of their way.

5 Reasons to Make Your Own Dog Food

Concerned about store-bought kibble? You're not the only one - more pet parents are choosing to make their own dog food at home.

Adoptable Dog of the Week- Hailey

Our Adoptable Dog of the Week is Hailey, a 6 years old German Shepherd mix from Searsmont, Maine. She is housetrained, spayed, and vaccinated.

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Can My Dog Have Fish Oil?

We know about the benefits of fish oil for humans, but what about for dogs? Here's what you need to know about fish oil and dogs.

Best Flea Powders for Cats

No one wants to have fleas in their home or on their pets, so there are various products on the market designed to repel and kill these pests. One option is flea powder.…

Best Wall Perches for Cats

You’ve heard of window perches for cats, but have you thought about wall perches? These will mount securely to a wall in your home, giving your furry friend another…

Best Cat Tunnels

If you haven’t thought about giving your cat a tunnel to play in, or if you don’t think your kitty would benefit from one, it’s worth reconsidering. In…

Best Cat Sofas

When it comes to giving your cat her own spot to sleep in, you have a few options, from regular plush beds and heated beds to hammocks, covered beds, and little hideaways…

Best Fish Food for Algae Eaters

Finding the perfect combination of aquarium inhabitants is an art. You want to find species that are compatible with each other in terms of size and color, but you also h…

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Plant-Based High-Protein Dog Foods: Busting The Myth

It’s common knowledge. Dogs, like their ancestors, dig meat. Ask any dog, and they’ll tell you with their drooling. But do they need meat? Let&rs…

Giveaway Alert: Win A Knavigate Dog Carrier From K9 Sport Sack!

Let’s face it. We’ve had a lot of together time with our doggos this year and that’s been a great thing. Even better, we’ve learned w…

Adoptable Dog of the Week- Jean Ralphio

Our Adoptable Dog of the Week is Jean Ralphio, a year old Husky mix from Auburn, Alabama. He is vaccinated, microchipped, and heartworm negative.

You’re Cordially Invited To The First Dog’s Indoguration!

Next week will be historic for many reasons–one of which is the first-ever rescue pup to become the First Dog. That’s right, when President-elec…

Doggie Desserts From Ben & Jerry’s? Yes, Please!

Finally. Things are looking up for 2021. Ben & Jerry’s has just introduced two ice cream flavors that were created specifically for our dogs, and we&rs…

SportsMix Pet Food Recalled After More Than 70 Dogs Die

Veterinarians across the country are joining with the Food and Drug Administration to warn pet parents about the recall of a popular brand of dog and cat foo…

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Best Sponge Filters for Aquariums

Sponge filters provide mechanical filtration and, over time, may provide biological filtration as well.

Best Aquarium Supplies for Biological Filtration

Balance is the key to a healthy aquarium and filtration plays a major role. That's why you need know about the best aquarium supplies for biological filtration.

Best Cat Backpacks

Are you in search of a cat carrier that you can wear as a backpack to make it easy to transport your pet or head off on a fun adventure in the great outdoors together? We…

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Study Suggests Shared Risk For Diabetes Between Dogs And Their Humans

A new study out of Sweden and the United Kingdom suggests that the humans of dogs who have diabetes are more likely to develop Type 2 Diabetes as well. The s…

Adoptable Dog of the Week- Frankie

Sweet, fun, and as charming as they come, this cutie patootie would love to join your family! Our Adoptable Dog of the Week is Frankie, a 2.5 years old Ameri…

Adoptable Dog of the Week- Suzie Q

Our Adoptable Dog of the Week is Suzie Q, a 1yo Rat Terrier mix from Moberly, Missouri. She is spayed, vaccinated, microchipped, and housetrained.

Adoptable Dog of the Week- Ellie

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Why Do Puppies Cry and Whine?

They're oh-so-cute, but what's that noise and why are they making it? Let's find out the reasons why your puppy is crying and whining.

Take Your Pet To The Vet Without Leaving Home With Vetster

The pandemic has changed the way we live our lives. It affects everything we do – how we work, how we shop, even how we interact with our pets. Even a…

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What is Holistic Dog Food?

You want to feed your dog the best dog food available, but there are so many types to choose from. Let's talk about holistic dog food and its benefits.

What a Wagging Tail Really Means

You always thought that a wagging tail means a friendly dog. But is that always the case? Let's find out!

Adoptable Dog of the Week- Misty

Our Adoptable Dog of the Week is Misty, a 3 years old Labrador Retriever and Standard Poodle mix (Labradoodle) from Hastings, Minnesota.

5 Types of Seeds Your Dog Can Eat

You love to snack on them or add them to a salad. And there are certain kinds of seeds that are safe for your dog to eat, too.

How Snuffle Mats Can Function as Slow Feeders

Is your dog a fast eater? That can be dangerous! Here's how using a snuffle mat during dinner time can help your dog chow down slowly.

How to Keep Your Pets Safe While Moving

It's time to move to a new house. While you're packing and picking up boxes, how do you ensure that your pet is kept safe?

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Adoptable Dog of the Week- Legend

Our Adoptable Dog of the Week is Legend, a 4 yo Australian Shepherd from Troy, Illinois. He is neutered, microchipped, housetrained and vaccinated.

Adoptable Dog of the Week- Lamonia

Our Adoptable Dog of the Week is Lamonia, a 7 yo American Pitbull Terrier mix from Mission, Kansas. She is spayed, potty trained, and cratetrained.

U.S. Will Only Allow Dogs To Travel As Service Animals On Airplanes

A new rule from the U.S. Department of Transportation means that airlines no longer have to treat emotional support animals as service animals. The ruling st…

Christmas Banana and Bacon Dog Treat Recipe

It’s beginning to smell a lot like Christmas! I love to bake, especially during the holiday season. But man, do I hate the extra weight that comes alon…

Adoptable Dog of the Week- Athena

Our Adoptable Dog of the Week is Athena, a year old Pit Bull Terrier mix from Aurora, Colorado. She is spayed, housetrained, crate-trained, and vaccinated.

What to Do When Your Puppy Cries At Night In His Crate

Training a puppy is a challenge - especially when it comes to crate training. Here's what you can do if your puppy cries at night in his crate.