January 20, 2015 • Trends
Recently, best-selling author of The Notebook and pet adoption advocate Nicholas Sparks teamed up with nonprofit PetSmart Charities to find the ultimate heartwarming pet adoption story.
Nearly 1,000 submissions came in for the “Fall into a Nicholas Sparks Love Story Contest” of people whose lives have been changed by their adopted pet. The winner, chosen by Nicholas Sparks himself, will see her...
November 25, 2014 • Trends
Giving Tuesday is right around the corner and, this year, the children from Solana Santa Fe Elementary are working with Helen Woodward Animal Center on a very special project to bring holiday cheer to homebound seniors and their pets!
Tuesday, December 2nd, 55 second graders from Solana Santa Fe Elementary School will team with Helen Woodward Animal Center for a very special Giving Tuesday. The...
November 05, 2014 • Trends
It seems that every holiday season brings the “must-have” toys or gifts for kids, but there is one that tends to be a perpetual crowd-pleaser: a puppy. And if your kids want a pup this year, you may want to first consider the following six tips to help find the ideal pup to join your family.
Dr. Yasmine Mortsakis, DVM, Director of Health & Wellness at NY Vet Practice, which offers full-service...
October 29, 2014 • Trends
FIDO salutes these recent graduates from the Penn Vet Working Dog Center!
Bretagne, a two-year-old Golden Retriever; Morgan, a two-year-old yellow Labrador Retriever; and Thunder, a two-year-old chocolate Labrador Retriever, graduated from the Penn Vet Working Dog Center today as the program’s first diabetes alert dog, urban search and rescue dog, and narcotics detection dog, respectively. All...
October 28, 2014 • Trends
Our friends at Pet Talk shared this great article just in time for HOWL-O-Ween!
If you’re like many pet owners, finding the perfect Halloween costume for your pet is almost more exciting than finding your own. Seeing your dachshund dressed as a hot dog or your kitten prancing around in a super-man cape can add even more fun to the holiday. Just keep in mind that while a costume can be cute and...
September 08, 2014 • Trends
The 2013 Beneful Dream Dog Park Winner has been announced – Linda Nichols and her dog Callie dreamed big and their fire station themed dog park will open in late 2014 in Prescott, Arizona!
The half-million dollar renovation of the off-leash Willow Creek Dog Park, which is being awarded by Beneful as an in-kind donation to the City of Prescott, will be inspired by the vision of local resident and...