Brave HSUS Rescuers Risk Lives to Save Stranded Pets

On September 1, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) was coordinating with other agencies and animal welfare organizations to rescue as many animals as possible who had been affected by Hurricane Harvey. They received a request to help … Continue reading

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Enter to Win $25,000 + Help Shelter Pets!

Rachael Ray Nutrish has sponsored this post, but all opinions are my own. Every time we’ve adopted, we’ve come away feeling like we’ve won the lottery. Our rescued pets–Irie… [[ This is a summary only. Click the title for the … Continue reading

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Returning Home After a Storm — How to Keep Your Pets Safe

We see a lot of great advice about preparing for evacuation in the event of a storm–but today we received some excellent information from the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)… [[ This is a summary only. Click the title for … Continue reading

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How to Help: Harvey Relief for Pets (and People)

Halo is ready to donate food where it is most needed in the rescue effort, in partnership with The Humane Society of the United States Animal Rescue Team, GreaterGood.org, and Freekibble, as part of an overall 200,000 bowl donation commitment to relief. HSUS and … Continue reading

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Human Health Irritations Due to Pets

Some people are unfortunate because they have allergies to dogs and will never be able to enjoy the love, devotion, and companionship a human receives from a pet dog. The symptoms of dog allergies are very similar to the symptoms … Continue reading

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Good News for Pets and Nifty Prizes in a Special Contest Beginning April 4th Midnight ET!

On the most recent Dog Talk (and Kitties, Too!) I interviewed Lea-Ann Germinder, founder of GoodNewsforPets.com—an outstanding news outlet with great articles focused pets—and the NYC communications firm Germinder & Associates. I am delighted that the NY Dog Film Festival … Continue reading

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The Dying Pet’s Bill of Rights

As I prepare for my third year at IAAHPC, the veterinary hospice conference, I’ve taken pause to reflect on this journey and how it affects the way I view veterinary medicine. Personally, I have only euthanized a personal pet in … Continue reading

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Does Anyone Know If Elon Musk Has Pets?

Dear Elon, Hello! I would like to congratulate you on the roaring success of Tesla, in particular the Model X. I see them driving around when I’m out walking my dog and I spend a lot of time daydreaming about … Continue reading

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WORKING OVERTIME TO HELP OVERWEIGHT PETS

Pet Product News recently reported on the current trend in our country of overweight pets. They mention Halo natural pet food in the article: “Though not labeled as being for weight loss, many of Tampa, Fla.-based Halo, Purely for Pets’ … Continue reading

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OSCAR STARS SHARE THE LOVE, DONATING BEST-LOVED HOLISTIC FOOD TO SHELTER PETS

Stars who are nominated but don’t win the Oscar Gold at the February 28 Academy Awards will still be winners in the eyes of homeless pets. The non-winning Oscar nominees in the top five categories will receive a special $ … Continue reading

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