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Pampered pets that don duds move to the mainstream
17 Dec 2014 at 9:22am
These clothing designers have to think about pattern, fabric and fit ? as well as where to put the poo bags. Creating on-trend outfits is a whole different animal for pet fashion designers, whose work ...

Protect Your Pets From Holiday Hazards
16 Dec 2014 at 3:39pm
As beautiful and magical as the holiday season is, it can be filled with danger for our furry family members. The team at NorthStar VETS, a 24/7 emergency and specialty animal hosp

One Million Pets Adopted Through Blue Buffalo Home 4 The Holidays Campaign
17 Dec 2014 at 8:30am
WILTON, Conn., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The holiday season is a time to surround yourself with loved ones?and pets are no exception. Through Blue Buffalo's Home 4 the Holidays campaign, the company today announced the initiative reached this year's holiday goal of finding a forever home for one million deserving dogs and cats throughout the world. In celebration of reaching this year's goal ...

Pets that don duds move into the mainstream as retailers hawk trendy fashion ...
17 Dec 2014 at 9:23am
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - These clothing designers have to think about pattern, fabric and fit ? as well as where to put the poo bags.

Pets and Winter Weather: A Dangerous Mix The Grounds Guys® offers Safety Tips...
16 Dec 2014 at 7:55pm
Winter weather and pets can be a dangerous mix if steps are not taken to protect them from the bitter cold. (PRWeb December 16, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/12/prweb12401029.htm

Keep Calm and Party On: Protect Pets from Anxiety this Holiday Season with Th...
17 Dec 2014 at 2:04pm
The therapeutic calming coat is designed to lightly touch your pet on the nape of the neck (just like the mommy dog), triggering the production of oxytocin, commonly referred to as the "love hormone" released by the brain that reduces fear and anxiety. "Unlike other calming products, The Rein Coat simulates a familiar memory for the pet instead of merely distracting them from what it is they're ...

Dr. Boyd's Pet Resort & Veterinary Center Announces Grand Opening of New Stat...
15 Dec 2014 at 11:41am
"Everyone deserves a vacation, including pets!" That's the idea and inspiration behind Dr. Boyd's Pet Resort, an all-inclusive grooming, daycare, veterinary, training and boarding facility now ...

Pets that don duds move into the mainstream
17 Dec 2014 at 9:21am
These clothing designers have to think about pattern, fabric and fit ? as well as where to put the poo bags.

Pets at risk of being taken during holiday, experts say
17 Dec 2014 at 6:54pm
Members of an East Texas community say eight dogs have been stolen recently.

Animal Planet Star Jackson Galaxy Launches Foundation, Teams with Wellness Pe...
17 Dec 2014 at 9:04am
TEWKSBURY, Mass. -- Cat behaviorist Jackson Galaxy recently launched The Jackson Galaxy Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit created to better the lives of shelter animals. While Galaxy works primarily with ...

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Pampered pets that don duds move to the mainstream - Arizona Daily Star
17 Dec 2014 at 7:06pm

Pampered pets that don duds move to the mainstream
Arizona Daily Star
Creating on-trend outfits is a whole different animal for pet fashion designers, whose work is becoming mainstream as animal lovers look to further pamper their pets. For some owners, it's a statement; for others, it's a way to match man's best friend ...

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GPS dog collars makes finding lost pets easier - abc7news.com
17 Dec 2014 at 9:45pm

GPS dog collars makes finding lost pets easier
abc7news.com
Pet owners who lose their animals may first panic, then begin the search by posting signs with a picture of their lost pet, scouring the neighborhood and checking shelters, but now there is a computerized way to find a missing pet. The same technology ...


New York Bans The Tattooing And Piercing Of Pets - NPR
17 Dec 2014 at 11:32pm

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New York Bans The Tattooing And Piercing Of Pets
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For other uses, prior permission required. STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep. No animals were harmed in the making of this story. New York's governor signed a law banning the tattooing and piercing of pets. Apparently, this is a thing.
New York bans tattoos and piercings for petsRT
State approves ban on tattoos and piercings for pets, companion animalsThe Daily Star
New York bans tattooing, piercing of petsKokomo Tribune

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How to travel safely with your pet this holiday season - Mashable
17 Dec 2014 at 10:30pm

Mashable

How to travel safely with your pet this holiday season
Mashable
For pets, the least stressful option can actually be staying home, among familiar surroundings. If you have a friend or family member to watch your furry companion, be sure to provide them emergency contact information both for you and for your pet's vet.


Have You Seen This? Feasting with Utah's adoptable pets - KSL.com
17 Dec 2014 at 3:19pm

Have You Seen This? Feasting with Utah's adoptable pets
KSL.com
THE DINNER TABLE ? A Utah company brought together the Humane Society of Utah and a fresh pet food company to create a hilarious version of a traditional holiday feast. Provo-based company, ShareAbility, made the video not only to help promote ...

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Pets expected to "cash in" this holiday season - WBIR-TV
17 Dec 2014 at 5:05pm

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Pets expected to "cash in" this holiday season
WBIR-TV
Our pets have become part of the family and it would only be right if Santa Paws came to visit. "We have stockings, we have dog collars that jingle, and we have specialty toys for the dogs and cats," Karlson said. "We have little snowmen toys for the ...
Williams: A Dog's Christmas Wish ListStafford County Sun

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Getting a dog? A pet might improve your health. - Washington Post
15 Dec 2014 at 11:11am

Washington Post

Getting a dog? A pet might improve your health.
Washington Post
Pets were once considered a leisure interest, one best kept at home. But there's a growing recognition that in addition to companionship, animals may offer humans a tangible health boost. VCU is just one of many colleges making therapy dogs available ...


Council passes bill to ban pets from puppy mills, sale of rabbits - New York ...
17 Dec 2014 at 3:50pm

New York Daily News (blog)

Council passes bill to ban pets from puppy mills, sale of rabbits
New York Daily News (blog)
The City Council voted to ban the sale of dogs and cats from abusive ?puppy mills,? part of a wide-ranging package of legislation to tighten regulations on pet shops. The bill will also ban shops from selling rabbits altogether, because backers say ...

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12 PETS OF CHRISTMAS: Jack O Lantern, Jay & Wisteria - Dearborn Press and Guide
17 Dec 2014 at 9:39am

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12 PETS OF CHRISTMAS: Jack O Lantern, Jay & Wisteria
Dearborn Press and Guide
?There is a recent shift in the philosophy for many shelters to allow, and even encourage gifting a pet during the holidays,? said Elaine Greene, executive director of the Friends For the Dearborn Animal Shelter. ?This is something that was previously ...
3 Steps to Protect Your Pet During the HolidaysCaryCitizen

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COLUMN: 12 precautions you can take to keep your pets safe this holiday seaso...
17 Dec 2014 at 12:05pm

Edmond Sun

COLUMN: 12 precautions you can take to keep your pets safe this holiday season
Farmington Daily Times
Christmas and New Year's are wonderful holidays and a great time to be thankful for the many blessings we experience not only in these United States but in particular here in the Four Corners. The last thing any pet owner wants to do on a busy holiday ...
Holiday Treats, Decor May Mean Problems for PetsTWC News
Pet safety a must during the holiday seasonEdmond Sun
Follow these tips for a pet-safe holiday seasonChicago Tribune

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