Monthly Archives: April 2016

What it Takes to Be a Guide Dog

There’s a big difference between guide dogs and therapy (or emotional support) animals – both are a wonderful addition to their owner’s lives, but guide dogs are rigorously trained to complete tasks like opening doors, retrieving items, and serving as … Continue reading

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Pets & The Environment: Being Conscious Matters

When you’re shopping for your pet, how often do you consider the environment in your purchases? Don’t worry, it’s not a connection most people make – but owning an animal certainly impacts our carbon footprint. Earth Day is April 22, … Continue reading

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It’s Pet ID Week!

Your pet is a part of the family; they have a name that they answer to just like we do, making it important to identify them to everyone they meet (since they can’t exactly introduce themselves.) In the event your … Continue reading

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Kids and Pets: So Much More than ‘Cute’

April 26 marks Kids and Pets Day, a nod to the bond children and animals share and, hopefully, prompt adoption. While everyone can see what makes pets and kids so darn cute together, the true magic is happening on the … Continue reading

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