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  Sure Petcare’s new state-of-the-art activity and behavior monitor for dogs, Animo, learns and reports the unique activity and behavior patterns of your pet. Cambridge, UK (Nov. 28, 2018) - Pet product specialist Sure Petcare today announced the launch of Animo https://youtu.be/PREvQwNoGEE, the lifelong activity and behavior monitor which learns and accurately interprets the unique behavior and activity patterns of a...
Grant Applications from Pet Lover's Specialty License Plate Fund Being Accepted by the California Department of Food and Agriculture SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- California now has a funding mechanism in full swing to help combat euthanasia of unwanted pets. The goal of the California Spay and Neuter License Plate Fund, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization has come...
February 15 Registration Deadline is Fast-Approaching as Musician and Guinness World Records Holder Enters Seventh Straight Year of Using Music and Comeback Story to Make a Difference PHOENIX, Jan. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott Helmer is a singer, songwriter, musician, and Guinness World Records holder for "Most Live Music Performances in 24 Hours (multiple cities)." Since 2012 his special fundraising concerts have...
Professional dog trainer Nate Schoemer established Hira’s Legacy Foundation and Hira’s Legacy Dog Training as a tribute to his Malinois, Hira, who lost her life in 2015. “She changed my life and made me the trainer I am today, and in honor of her and the life she lived, Hira’s Legacy was born,” says Nate. At Hira’s Legacy Dog Training,...

Scent Detection

Ever been in line at the airport and see a dog wearing a vest, sniffing the carryons? Or maybe you’ve seen a search and rescue team on TV with canines searching for a missing person. The working dogs that you see have been specifically trained to locate certain odors—contraband, illegal substances like narcotics and/or explosives, or even human scents (living...
Cock-a-doodle-dooo … wait, not quite. Hens are a lot quieter than roosters, and that’s one of the reasons they’ve become the latest popular pet to raise at home. The idea of having backyard chickens is not new, but it’s becoming more appealing for people who want to have farm-raised eggs or just think they’ll enjoy the hobby of keeping...
Cleaning up the backyard, carrying poop bags, and eliminating any opportunity for your pet to eat the poop is the simplest, most straightforward way to stop the behavior. Does your dog or cat eat its poop? Mine does, if I don’t clean it up right away! Poop eating, or coprophagia (the ingestion of fecal material), is a common complaint I...
There’s no doubt about it: over the last couple years, the popularity of having “pet chickens” and urban farms has been on the rise. Whether this is just a trend or people becoming more health conscious and realizing they can get their own delicious eggs at home, we are seeing more and more backyard garden boxes and chicken coops...
We’ve all heard the stories about how cannabidiol, or CBD, is being used as a natural remedy for all kinds of ailments, from curing minor aches and pains to preventing seizures. This trend of using CBD is extending to pets as well, and you can now find many pet products that include CBD on the ingredient label. This raises...
Having a bag packed for your pet will help keep all his supplies together and easy to access. Use this checklist of important items to help you remember what to pack. Leash, Collar, Harness Keep your dog or cat’s collar on at all times while traveling, in case he accidentally gets loose. Make sure his collar has ID tags. Medication Don’t forget the...