Spay/Neuter Awareness Month: The History Of Spaying And Neutering Pets
Spaying and neutering are considered part of being a responsible pet owner today, but that wasn't always true. We've made positive strides in the last few decades. In honor of Spay & Neuter Awareness Month, learn more about the history of this important practice.
Historical Hounds: Meet Owney, The Post Office Mascot Dog
There's one scruffy mutt who captured the hearts of Americans everywhere in the late 1880s, and that was Owney. He soon became the unofficial mascot of the Railway mail clerks and rode along on mail wagons and mail trains across the state, across the country, and even around the world!
The Dog Days Of Summer: What And When Are They?
The dog days of summer are usually the hottest days of the year, but you may be wondering why we refer to them as the "dog days" and when exactly they are supposed to happen.