Morton Salt Prepares Pet Parents For The Dogged Days Of Winter

Tweet Morton Salt Prepares Pet Parents For The Dogged Days Of Winter (via PR Newswire) CHICAGO, Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Protecting our pets in the winter is no small feat.  A new survey¹  reveals that one-third of all pet parents say they go to great lengths to protect their pets from the winter elements, including […]

Adopt-a-Pet.com Urges Pet Owners to Protect Their Pets From the Hidden Hazards of Winter

Tweet Adopt-a-Pet.com Urges Pet Owners to Protect Their Pets From the Hidden Hazards of Winter (via PR Newswire) — Celebrity Veterinarian Dr. Patrick Mahaney Unveils the Top Five Dangers To Avoid During The Holiday Season and Beyond — LOS ANGELES, Dec. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – Rock salt, antifreeze and mistletoe – oh my!  The holiday season […]

Top 5 Pet Safety Tips for the Holidays to Ensure Your Dog has a Safe and Merry Christmas

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Tweet The Holidays bring excitement, parties, meals and decorations all of which can be a hazard to your pet. No need to cancel the festivities, just be prepared so that you and your best friend have a safe and merry Christmas! Here’s a top 5 list to of things to remember to make sure your […]

ASPCA Pet Health Insurance Plans Help You Travel Safely with Your Pet this Holiday Season

Tweet ASPCA Pet Health Insurance Plans Help You Travel Safely with Your Pet this Holiday Season (via PR Newswire) CANTON, Ohio, Nov. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – The holidays are a special time to spend with loved ones—including your family pets. And with a few extra preparations, you can help your pets safely join the festivities no […]

Keep Holidays Jolly with Safe Gift Choices for Pets

Tweet Keep Holidays Jolly with Safe Gift Choices for Pets (via PR Newswire) SAN DIEGO, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – A trip to the vet is the last thing a pet parent wants to be faced with during the busy holiday season. Instead, keep the holidays jolly by ensuring pets receive the proper gift under the […]

Keeping Pets Safe During Hurricane Sandy

Tweet Keeping Pets Safe During Hurricane Sandy (via PR Newswire) AMERICAN HUMANE ASSOCIATION MOBILIZES ITS 82-FOOT RED STAR RESCUE RIG WITH SUPPORT FROM MARS PETCARE US TO SAVE ANIMALS FROM HURRICANE SANDY Charity Offers Life-saving Tips to Help Keep Children and Pets Safe WASHINGTON, Oct. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – Following storm tracking on their mobile…

Betty White on Pet Microchips

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Foxtails and Dog Ears

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Tweet A DogGeek.com exclusive by Teresa Barker This is the time of year when summer weeds can cause serious distress for your dogs. If you’re like me, you may hear all the the medical harm that foxtails can cause, but don’t really know what they are. The fact it, they can be extremely dangerous to […]

Dog-Friendly Mosquito Repellent

Tweet A DogGeek.com exclusive by Teresa Barker Whether you are camping, hiking, or lounging around your backyard this summer, there are bound to be thousands of unwanted guests, and nothing ruins a party like mosquitoes. All it takes is one person to say, “I’m getting bit” and the party is officially over, or the hiking […]

5 Points to Consider When Choosing an Exercise Pen For Your Dog

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Tweet Of course, you wouldn’t want to compromise on the safety of your canine friend, no matter what their age or size may be. But with them going haywire and running around all the time, watching over them all through the day and night certainly becomes a cumbersome task. They cannot decide for themselves what […]

Beer, Brats and Dogs!

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Tweet A DogGeek.com exclusive by Teresa Barker Brats: check. Buns: check. Beer: check. All curtains closed and lights on: Do what now? Well, you’ve checked everything off your list for celebrating with friends and family this July 4th, but don’t forget that this holiday may not be a picnic for your dog. And since the […]

Ways To Keep Your Dog Cool in the Summer Heat

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Tweet A DogGeek.com exclusive by Teresa Barker Now that the thermometer is regularly touching triple digits, it’s time to keep a close eye on our furry friends and add a few precautions to keep them from getting dehydrated. They don’t check the weather channel to be able to prepare for heat waves and get tips […]

Keeping Your Dog Safe on July 4th

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Tweet A DogGeek.com exclusive by Teresa Barker No matter what day of the week the fourth of July falls on, most people look forward to it. It’s a holiday off of work for most folks and the biggest responsibility of the day is to figure out what to grill, who to invite over, and where […]

Summer Safety For Dogs

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Tweet Summertime is here and that means lots of activities for you and your best friend but it also means chances for danger. While out and about with your dog this summer, remember these pet safety rules. Never leave your dog in a car alone, even if the windows are down. Even on a nice […]

5 Fast Ways To Find Your Lost Pet

Tweet Almost nothing feels worse than losing a pet – watching the dog sprinting off after a squirrel at Greyhound speeds; wailing "NOOOOOOO" as the cat hurtles between the UPS guy’s legs; coming home to find an open gate creaking ominously and a back yard sadly empty of companion animals. Your first instinct is to […]