by Dorothy Crouch on Mar 1, 2015
“Whether maintaining cleanliness in a yard or home, or cleaning up after a pet during a daily walk, disposing of animal waste is more than a simple aesthetic consideration. Pet waste that is carelessly discarded can pose threats to public health. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), “When pet waste is improperly disposed of, it can be picked up by storm-water runoff and washed into storm drains or nearby water bodies—[it] carries bacteria,…”

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by Dorothy Crouch on Feb 1, 2015
“Warmer weather is around the corner, and as the mercury begins to rise, consumers will begin preparing by taking precautions against parasites to ensure their pets’ safety when spending time outdoors. The risk of exposure from infected parasites is not limited to the pets of outdoor enthusiasts or those living…”
by Pamela Mills-Senn on Feb 1, 2015
“Snacks have always occupied an important position in people’s lives—after all, they are the fun side of the serious business of eating. The good news is that people are increasingly opting for healthy snacks rather than those loaded with sugar, fats and carbs. It comes as little surprise, then, that…”
by Pamela Mills-Senn on Dec 1, 2014
“Pet specialty retailers were among the early adopters of grain-free foods and treats, and they have played a pivotal role in spreading pet owner awareness of these products and their benefits. Of course, there have been other trends also propelling the product category. People are becoming more focused on the…”
by Pamela Mills-Senn on Nov 1, 2014
“There are a lot of great things that come with having a puppy or dog in the family—but it is highly doubtful that the task of housebreaking would be among them. For first-timers, housetraining can be a daunting, almost overwhelming prospect. In some cases, if the job does not go…”