The Companion

The Fall Edition

Heartwarming tails, spooky scritch-uations, practical pup-paredness and more to get you and your pets ready for sweater weather. Leaf the entertainment to us!

Pet facts

The unexpected health benefits of pets

Pets are more than just our companions—they’re our personal trainers, our therapists and, of course, our best snugglers. Given these many talents,...
Pet facts

Chameleons

Chameleons are popular exotic pets, thanks in part to their color changing abilities. But there’s more to these remarkable reptiles than meets the...
Fall 2021

Fur-ightful experiences

We’re coming up on the spookiest time of the year. Never mind the ghosts and goblins, there are a number of Howl-o-ween pet hazards to put a fright...
Fall 2021

Save on pet prescriptions

Great news! Nationwide pet insurance members who fill their pet prescriptions at in-store Walmart or Sam’s Club pharmacies can get their claim...
Fall 2021

Are you pup-pared for Disaster Preparedness Month?

Disaster Preparedness Month is held every September with the goal of getting people to think about (and be ready for) the unthinkable.
Fall 2021

Adopting a pandemic pooch

2020 was a very tumultuous year for most people. For Shauna and Spencer, it was one that brought about more change than expected.
Fall 2021

Celebrating Dogust 1st with shelter dogs

August 1st is also known as Dogust 1st, the universal birthday for shelter dogs who don’t have an official record of birth.
Fall 2021

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with these pet brands

Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 – October 15, to honor the cultures and contributions of American...
Pet safety

Heatstroke

Meteorologists predict that the summer of 2021 will be hotter than usual for much of the U.S. Even a moderately warm summer day can spell trouble for...
Summer 2021

Celebrate Pride with LGBTQ+-owned pet businesses

June is Pride Month, an annual celebration of inclusion for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer people. Looking to get your pets involved in...
Dawg Days Giveaway
Enter to win four tickets to the Browns vs. Detroit Lions game on November 21, 2021, a $100 gift card to FirstEnergy Stadium for food, a $100 gift card to Browns Pro Shop at FirstEnergy Stadium, and a pet care package!
Win a treat jar for your pet—no tricks!
Win a treat jar for your little ghoul to welcome Halloween in style. 13 lucky winners will receive a treat jar to reward all your pumpkin's best tricks (or just when they're extra cute).
They're part of your family

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The unexpected health benefits of pets

Pets are more than just our companions—they’re our personal trainers, our therapists and, ...

Chameleons

Chameleons are popular exotic pets, thanks in part to their color changing abilities. But ...

Fur-ightful experiences

We’re coming up on the spookiest time of the year. Never mind the ghosts and goblins, ...

Save on pet prescriptions

Great news! Nationwide pet insurance members who fill their pet prescriptions at in-store ...