Summer Issue

When “having a ball” is no fun for anyone

When Rocket swallowed his brother’s tennis ball, Alex and Stephanie came to his rescue.
Spring 2023

Laugh It Up, Furball! Contest Winners

We asked our social media followers to post a Star-Wars themed photo of their furry friends using #LaughItUpFurballContest. By entering, they also...
Spring 2023

Experts on call after hours

Pet parents tend to have numerous questions both big and small about caring for their pets. Often our pet concerns can't wait, so if your vet's...
Spring 2023

Meet our 2023 Wacky Pet Names nominees

Every pet is unique in their own way—ask any pet parent and they’ll tell you! But how do you tell the world exactly what makes your furry, feathery...
Spring 2023

Keep essential oils away from your pets

Essential oils can be found in many popular products, from those for aromatherapy to household cleaning. The benefits of essential oils for humans...
Spring 2023

Shadow and the masked intruder

The world seems to wake up from a long, cold slumber in those first warm days of spring. Along with the return of birds and fresh blooms, other...
Spring 2023

The experts’ guide to great pet names

Spring is finally on its way, and many new puppies, kittens, birds, small mammals and more will find their way into fur-ever homes. But how do you...
Spring 2023

More pets?

For many, one pet is never enough. For them, the happiest homes are those with as many pets as can be cared for, a mix of species or multiples of the...
Spring 2023

The paw-sitive mental health impact of pets

Pet parents have long understood the happiness-boosting power of their pets. Scientists and researchers have started looking deeper into the...
Spring 2023

Parasite prevention tips

As the weather warms up, many pet parasites pick up–or get picked up by pets. Fleas and ticks become more active, as do mosquitoes, which transmit...
Spring 2023

Planning pet-safe plantings

The snow may still be on the ground in some places, but that doesn’t stop people from swarming the gardening centers at the first hint of spring. For...
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After hour experts on summer bummers

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Frozen summer treats for pets

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How pets help improve our physical health

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Does your dog need sunscreen?

Dogs can and do get sunburns, and some are more vulnerable to sun damage than others. But ...