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When Was Your Cat’s Last Visit to the Vet?

By Raleigh Pawz | September 5, 2016

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Cats rule the Internet and our hearts – but veterinary visits for cats have fallen by 30 percent1 since 2001. In fact, only one cat is seen by a veterinarian for every five dogs2, despite the fact that 10 million more cats are owned in…

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How A Dog’s Story Can Teach Your Children About Life

By Raleigh Pawz | September 4, 2016

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] By Cheryl Smith One common method parents use to teach children responsibility is pet ownership, where kids help feed, clean and generally look after pets. As important as instilling a sense of responsibility is, there are many more lessons pets can teach us, says Cheryl…

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Health Benefits of Being a Pet Parent

By Raleigh Pawz | September 3, 2016

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The reason 1 in 2 Canadians get a dog is for companionship (50.8 per cent) but it turns out the ‘companion’ comes with more benefits than simply company.1 Nutram Pet Products, a holistic pet wellness company, today announced its findings from a survey conducted by…

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Petfinder Celebrates 20th Anniversary Giving Money to Shelters

By Raleigh Pawz | September 2, 2016

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Petfinder, the nation’s leading resource for pet adoption, celebrates a major milestone this year – its 20th anniversary. More than 25 million pets and millions of pet parents can claim that they #MetOnPetfinder since the organization was established in 1996 – that’s an average of…

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Keep Your Dog “Walk Ready” With Leisure Leash

By Raleigh Pawz | September 1, 2016

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] If you are a dog lover, like me, I would love to introduce you to the innovative and convenient, Leisure Leash. Leisure Leash keeps your pet “walk ready” as they “carry” their leash around their neck along with their collar. Simply slip the leash portion…

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These top dogs protect your herd or floc

By Raleigh Pawz | August 15, 2016

(BPT) – When you raise animals, from poultry to cattle, hard work and dedication come with the territory. So how do you reward one of the toughest and most valuable members of your ranch or country home when he’s of the four-legged variety? Give him more work to do. For thousands of years, certain dog…

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Get adventurous before busy fall routines set in with these 5 fun family activities

By Raleigh Pawz | August 5, 2016

(BPT) – Summer is fleeting and schedules are filling up quickly, so take advantage of the free time you have to partake in fun activities with those you love the most: your family. It’s tempting to stick to the same routine of going to the local playground, taking in a movie or playing in the…

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4 ways to make your home comfortable and safe for your pet

By Raleigh Pawz | July 15, 2016

(BPT) – For millions of Americans, pets are a member of the family. They provide companionship and countless memories that last a lifetime. Having a pet-friendly home increases the likelihood that these memories will be positive. These tips can make pet ownership simpler, and create a safer, healthier environment for your four-legged companion. Pet-friendly flooring…

6 signs your pet is part of your family [Infographic]

By Raleigh Pawz | June 6, 2016

(BPT) – – You make sure your pet eats well, is up to date on vaccinations and you even bring them along on some family road trips. But some pet parents take humanization to the next level. Here are six signs your pet is part of your family.

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The Tip List for Pets – Keeping Your Dog Fit and Healthy

By Raleigh Pawz | June 5, 2016

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] (BPT) – For pet owners and their four-legged friends, interacting with other dogs provides great opportunities for exercise and socialization. Whether it’s playing at the dog park, hiking through the woods, strolling around town or making new friends at doggy daycare, these activities can improve…