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Alternate best dog and cat print ads

Here are some alternate ads to the ones featured on the previous page: Nutripro (diet dog food) This ad was created by Prolam Y&R in ChileThe caption reads: “Life’s hard when you’re a fat dog.” Pedigree (light dog food) This ad was created by TBWA in Paris, FranceThe caption reads: “Perhaps it’s time to turn […]

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How dolphins saved a dog named Turbo

by Michael Mountain, founder of Best Friends Animal Society and Zoe Nature I used to have a Doberman named Sun. He was a delightfully silly dog who loved everyone and just wanted to play. His favorite trick was to run up to people who’d be standing there petrified that they were going to be attacked […]

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Handling and gentling your puppy

One of the great benefits of volunteering at a shelter like Animal Haven in NYC is having the opportunity to foster young puppies and play a part in their development. I am currently fostering an eight-week-old Chihuahua mix puppy named Edna. To look at her is to love her. She weighs all of two pounds, […]

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The EatBetter Bowl by Contech

Pet Product Review: The EatBetter Bowl by Contech I have an 18 week old puppy named Polar. Polar tends to what I call inhale his food, I don’t think he even chews. He eats so fast that he often chokes or coughs when he is eating. I knew this couldn’t be good, but what I […]

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Pets vs. children: George Clooney’s girlfriend weighs in

This article courtesy of Patty Khuly, VMD, MBA, PetMD.com. George Clooney’s got a new-ish girlfriend. This one’s name is Elisabetta Canalis. She made waves recently after she spoke frankly about not wanting to have children. Her dogs are enough, she explained (which seemed like a good policy to me, given her choice of partners). But […]

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flexi | retractable cord-tape-belt leashes

Pet Product Review – flexi | retractable cord-tape-belt leashes flexi retractable leashes are made in a small factory in Bargeheide, Germany and have continually received high marks from pet owners for their quality, design and durability since they went on the market 35 years ago. I’m also impressed with the wide variety of leashes they […]

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HAAN SI-35 Steam Mop

Pet Product Review: HAAN SI-35 Steam Mop by Guest Blogger: Jocelyn I am always looking for eco-friendly, kid and pet safe ways to clean my floor. What I typically findare cleaners that smell terrible and others that don’t come close to working, much less doing what the bottles claim. I figured, never having tried a […]

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SPOTbot Pet by Bissell

Pet Product Review: SPOTbot Pet by Bissell by Guest Blogger: Jocelyn When I first heard that I was going to be getting the SPOTbot by Bissell in the mailI just assumed it was going to be a spray bottle of cleaner to treat spots on my carpet, and I was excited about that! Well, you […]

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The Dyson DC23 Animal Vacuum

Pet Product Review – The Dyson DC23 Animal Vacuum With 2 dogs and 3 cats in residence, it takes a lot of work to keep things looking nice around here. I’ve watched Mr. Dyson’s commercials over the years and often wondered if he was really on to something with his “no loss of suction” technology […]

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Holiday Treats by Three Dog Bakery

Pet Product Review: Holiday Treats by Three Dog Bakery by Guest Blogger Jocelyn I would first like to thank Three Dog Bakery for sending this wonderful package. They sent their packaged treatscoming out especially for the holiday season.We received: Classic Wafers – Holiday Duo, Banana Nut and Cranberry which comes in a refillable jar, Oven-Baked […]

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Homemade K-9 Granola Treats

Pet Product Review – Homemade Granola Treats by The Original K-9 Granola Factory By Guest Blogger: Jocelyn How could any pup resist these oh so tempting granola treats? Khan and Lucia’s owner, Jocelyn, says, “I love the look and the smell of these absolutely adorable, yet healthy dog treats. These treats, made with rolled oats […]

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PawSafe household cleaners by Simple Solution

Pet Product Review – PawSafe household cleaners by Simple Solution Thank you Simple Solutions for sending your Pawsafe cleaners for review! Pawsafe’s household cleaning products are made with natural plant based materials and citric acid, making them safe to use around pets and children. A benefit which is especially important in our home since my […]

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