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on Wednesday June 12th, 2013 at 04:13 AM
As a fellow dog parent, Im pleased to say were among the most active of breeds. Of humanoids, at least. Heck, I even do my fair share of shedding, too. Not in a gross fill the shower drain & need to brush out the comb kind of way, but the hair on the back of the ol scalp isnt exactly coming in any thicker. Lets just say that!!!
I digress though. Body hair human or hound is not why were here. Were here because theres no time of quite like the present to fill up the Camelpak, lace up your...
on Thursday May 30th, 2013 at 11:47 PM
Pet:Clifford, Mixed Breed
What was wrong? Clifford had to have anterior cruciate ligament surgery on his leg (TPLO was performed). His treatment included pre-op blood work, x-rays, IV fluids/medications, anesthesia, surgery, post-op hospitalization and medications to take home.
Total Vet Bill: $3170.51
Healthy Paws Reimbursement $2853.46 *(Based on Cliffords annual deductible and reimbursement level of$100 90%)
on Friday May 24th, 2013 at 12:29 AM
Never trust a skinny chef, the saying goes.
While there are notable exceptions to this rule in the culinary world Giada De Laurentiis, Bobby Flay, Alton Brown and Tyler Florence, just to name a few theres no question about one thing: a person needs to actually eat the entree before their endorsement or critique carries any weight. Regardless of how much of that weight they themselves are carrying!!!
And, while were not suggesting you pamper your pup with paella or phad thai (personally, I...
on Thursday May 23rd, 2013 at 11:56 AM
Its 7:45 pm. You just got home from work.
You set your bag down, kick off your shoes and do what any infatuated puppy parent would do after a 10 hour day at the office: you go to greet your adorable 15-week-old lab mix. Lucy.
Where the heck is she?
As you make your way across the living room, you say her name Lucy hey girl. Nothing. You say her name again Lucy hey gir- and your spine straightens.
With the warmth of wet carpet between your toes you stand there arguably a few seconds longer...
on Saturday May 11th, 2013 at 02:30 AM
Good news for pet parents in the City of Angels looking for photos worthy of their pets pseudo-celebrity status (and lets be honest, all of our pets are stars, are they not? :-) ). Your photogenic four-legged superstars are in luck.
And, while we cant guarantee a sidewalk star on Hollywood Blvd, were comforted by knowing that canine talent from the North Valley to Santa Ana has no shortage of immensely talented pet photographers to help capture Kodak moments & snap share-worthy candids...
on Tuesday April 30th, 2013 at 10:26 AM
This guest article was written by Minnie The Westie
Summers on the way in many parts of the world though here in New Zealand, where I live, its coming up to Winter. And that means rain, rain and more rain!
No matter where you live, sometimes youll have days when its just too wet and rainy to go for a walk. (Yes, I do have a little doggy raincoat, but I really dislike getting my paws wet!)
Its impawtant that you still get some bonding time with your humans, even if its too wet to walk. Here are...
on Thursday April 18th, 2013 at 12:56 PM
In great news for pound puppies everywhere, the ASPCA has opened the U.S. first dog Behavioral Rehabilitation Center. Located in Madison, N.J., the facility aims to help rescued dogs overcome mainly fear- and anxiety-related behavioral issues. Not only will the rehab center help pets find forever homes, it will also conduct important research on animal behavior.
The rehabilitation program works with a team of 10 people, including two behavior experts from St. Huberts Animal Welfare Center,...
on Wednesday April 17th, 2013 at 10:33 PM
Pet:Molly, American Pit Bull Terrier
What was wrong? Molly had to have cranial cruciate ligament surgery on her leg (TPLO was performed). Her treatment included blood work, x-rays, IV fluids/medications, anesthesia, surgery, hospitalization and medications for home.
Total Vet Bill: $4188.28
Healthy Paws Reimbursement $3749.65 *(Based on Mollys annual deductible and reimbursement level of$100 90%)
Pet:Jackson, German Shepherd
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