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2015 was a year of passion and progress for nation’s no-kill movement

2015 was a year of passion and progress for nation’s no-kill movement

More Americans are embracing the idea that killing shelter animals is not an ethical or viable way to control companion animal populations in the U.S. End-of-year statistics from Best Friends…

Receive the purr-fect present? Expert tips for new cat owners

Receive the purr-fect present? Expert tips for new cat owners

Do you give the furry family members of your household presents to celebrate the holiday season? If so, you’re not alone. Nearly half (47 percent) of cat owners say they…

Top New Year’s resolutions for a healthier, happier pet

Top New Year’s resolutions for a healthier, happier pet

Millions of Americans vow to improve their health as part of their New Year’s resolutions. When you ponder how to get healthy, don’t forget about the furry family member cuddled…

Cats are pet of choice for many millennials, survey says

Cats are pet of choice for many millennials, survey says

Move over, Rover. While dogs have long been considered the most popular pet in the United States, cats are a pet of choice for many in the millennial generation, according…

With great puppy comes great responsibility: 7 tips to dog-proof your home

With great puppy comes great responsibility: 7 tips to dog-proof your home

Bringing home a new puppy is an exciting life event, but it can also be a little scary. While your new best friend is likely to take to you right…

Tips to help pets age gracefully, and stay happy and healthy

Tips to help pets age gracefully, and stay happy and healthy

Nearly half of all American pet parents have a furry companion who’s 7 years of age or older, according to a survey of pet owners by market research firm Packaged…

5 safety tips for indoor pets that venture outside

5 safety tips for indoor pets that venture outside

Different types of animals and breeds have different needs, but one thing is certain: when the conditions are right, most dogs and cats love the outdoors. Like their wild cousins,…

Got chickens? Tips for keeping your flock healthy and laying through winter

Got chickens? Tips for keeping your flock healthy and laying through winter

When winter approaches, you probably take steps to prepare your home — insulating water pipes, sealing windows and doors, or covering and storing outdoor furniture. If you’ve also been following…

Tips for grooming your furry friends

Tips for grooming your furry friends

Veterinarians get asked a lot of questions by pet parents, including whether they should groom their pooch or kitty. Dr. Laura Wiles with the Bramton Vet Council encourages people to…

Pet trends with benefits

Pet trends with benefits

What are the latest pet trends that will impact you and your furry friends tomorrow? Petrendologist Charlotte Reed discusses 12 trends that affect both you and your pet. “By researching your…