Category: Animals & Pets

3 Amazing Pet Hero Tales

Meet three families whose pets literally saved lives, including heroic horses and other pet hero stories.There are countless pet hero stories where pets saved their owners’ lives. 1. Sunny Boy, the Heroic Horse Since she was a little girl, Chloe-Jeane Wendell has had a special rapport with animals. But in the two years since her family brought Sunny Boy home to their...

How to Get Your Pet Used to a Newborn

You’re expecting a new person in your home very soon–your newborn baby! Have you prepared Fido for the new addition? Here are tips on how to familiarize your pet with baby before she arrives. Introducing your newborn to your pet can go smoothly-if you’re prepared. While cats are not usually aggressive towards infants, they can be curious. Make the...

The 3 Worst Dog Training Mistakes

Does your dog speak your language or do you speak his? Thinking like a dog will help overcome these five common dog training mistakes. 1. Calling for Sparky only when you want to put a leash on him Human: “Come, Sparky!” Dog:  “This blade of grass is fascinating so I’ll keep sniffing it while the human prattles at me...

12 Pet Safety Tips

As pet owners, we want to make sure our furry friends are safe from harm. Here are 12 things to look out for to ensure your pet is in safe surroundings. Your pet’s safety, in the house as well as outside of it, should be a top priority. Here are tips on what you can do to make their...

5 Dog-Friendly Vacation Destinations

Searching for a great getaway spot, but worried about leaving Spot behind? Why not bring your dog with you on vacation and stay at a resort, bed-and-breakfast or hotel designed to pamper both you and your pooch? Here are 10 paws-itively prime U.S. hotel recommendations for dogs and their owners Captain Jefferds Inn, Kennebunkport, ME If a bed-and-breakfast is...