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  • Reportedly Recent Pet Food Recall Turns Out To Be Old News

    from The Pet Health Care Gazette

    Wednesday July 23rd, 2014 at 06:20 AM

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    Recently, at least one major pet industry media outlet plus several other blogs have reported a recent recall of Iams and Eukanuba food. Fortunately, these reports are erroneous. It is somewhat disturbing that a major media outlet would report something like this without checking the facts. I would expect more from such an organization and I believe we, as pet owners, deserve more. Unfortunately, it seems this is the state of affairs in the media today; reporting without substantiating facts...

  • The Science Behind How Pets Make Us Happier and Healthier

    from The Pet Health Care Gazette

    Tuesday July 22nd, 2014 at 04:52 AM

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    Its likely, if youre an animal lover, that you already know that pets are known to offer health benefits for the people that interact with them. But do you know the reasons why?

    Pets help improve the well-being of people of all ages, just by being present. Photo credit: DepositPhotos.com/golyak

    The following infographic, kindly provided by Happify Daily, provides detailed science-based information about how pets affect our well-being. Some of the interesting stats included in the...

  • How Well Can You Evaluate a Veterinarian Based on Review Websites?

    from The Pet Health Care Gazette

    Saturday July 19th, 2014 at 07:07 AM

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    Increasingly, people (pet owners included) are turning to review sites to evaluate service providers. But can you really evaluate the skills of a medical professional (such as a veterinarian or veterinary hospital) based on these reviews? Well, yes and no.

    You probably already know at least some of the review sites were talking about. There are lots of them. They include sites like Yelp, Google Plus, Vet Ratinz, Angies List, and many others. These are sites that people can visit to review...

  • The Heart-Wrenching Realities of Animal Abuse & How You Can Help Help

    from The Pet Health Care Gazette

    Friday July 18th, 2014 at 07:24 AM

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    Animal abuse in its many forms is something that affects each and every one of us. As Mahatma Gandhi so correctly said You can judge the morality of a nation by the way the society treats its animals. Each one of us has the ability to make a huge difference in the life of an abused pet just by reporting the abuse. But before you can report it, you have to recognize that it exists. Today, guest blogger Ashley Hauck offers some true stories about abused animals and talks about how to recognize...

  • Help Your Pet Stay Trim & Fit This Summer

    from The Pet Health Care Gazette

    Thursday July 17th, 2014 at 01:35 AM

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    Today, Im pleased to present to you some tips provided by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) that will help you keep your pet healthy and fit this summer. Please join me in thanking the AVMA for supplying this information.

    Exercise is one of the ways to keep your pet fit. Photo credit: DepositPhotos.com/blasbike Help Your Pet Stay Trim & Fit This Summer

    by American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

    Did you know that the majority of household pets in the U.S. are...

  • 11 Ways to Protect Pets from Wildfires

    from The Pet Health Care Gazette

    Wednesday July 16th, 2014 at 07:47 AM

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    Todays post is very timely as wildfires rage in the western United States. Im happy to present this guest post written by my friend and fellow Cat Writers Association member Arden Moore. Some of you may know Arden as Zeki the Cool Cats caretaker, or through the other members of her Furry Fab Four who help her teach her pet first aid classes. Arden fills us in today on how to protect your pets from wildfires. Take a few moments to read. She has some valuable tips to offer.

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  • I’m a 2014 Pet Industry Woman of the Year Finalist!

    from The Pet Health Care Gazette

    Tuesday July 15th, 2014 at 08:11 AM

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    The press release below has more information. Thank you all for your support and your kind wishes. Youve overwhelmed me with your notes of congratulations and words of encouragement.

    Businesswoman Lorie Huston Is Finalist for Pet Industry Woman of Year Award Women in the Pet Industry Network (WIPIN) recognizes extraordinary women in five pet business categories, including Dr. Lorie Huston, Veterinarian and Founder of Pet Health Care Gazette

    Warwick, RI (July 14, 2014) Lorie Huston,...

  • #SomaPet – Giving Your Pet Long Life and Extra Love

    from The Pet Health Care Gazette

    Monday July 14th, 2014 at 12:49 AM

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    Recently, I was provided the opportunity to take a closer look at SomaPet along with a chance to try it for one of my own cats.

    Im required to tell you that this post is sponsored by SomaPet and the BlogPaws Professional Pet Blogger Network. I am being compensated for helping spread the word about SomaPet, but Pet Health Care Gazette only shares information we feel is relevant to our readers. SomaPet is not responsible for the content of this article. Now that the legal stuff is out of the...

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