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Lists to help you navigate pethood; advice about unusual cat breeds, affordable vet care, dog training, pet names and more.

  • Grace Henke
    Published 2 months ago
    3 Things Dog Trainers Are Missing In Their Practice

    3 Things Dog Trainers Are Missing In Their Practice

    “Your work with Harvey was life changing, and we feel that you are a true friend.” - Nick M. The other day I was being interviewed on a podcast, and the host asked me a question about what are other trainers' biggest misconceptions in their practice.
  • Galvez 5amily
    Published 2 months ago
    PANDAS FOREVER

    PANDAS FOREVER

    With about 300 officially recognized zoos in the United States, it is tricky to decide what are the best zoos given that America offers a wide range of animal-focused attractions for you to choose from.
  • Geminair Solutions
    Published 3 months ago
    6 Air Conditioning Tips for Pet Owners

    6 Air Conditioning Tips for Pet Owners

    Living with pets is like having an infinite bank of happiness that brightens every household. They give us comfort, unconditional love, and make us laugh with their random antics. However, having furry babies also means pet hair and dander everywhere. Yup, also on your beloved clothes. Before you know it, the vacuum cleaner is already your best armour. That's also when you'll know that you should stock more lint rollers and refills.
  • Matthew Lundgren
    Published 4 months ago
    Our 10 Favorite Cute Chicken Coops!

    Our 10 Favorite Cute Chicken Coops!

    Chickens are such a fun addition to any backyard or small homestead; they can provide us with eggs, meat, and teach our kids about raising animals, responsibility, and nature! But above just owning chickens, we really think that they should live a comfortable life as well, at least as much as we can help it! That's why we LOVE when we see unique and beautiful chicken coops on Instagram and Pinterest.
  • Olivia Picton
    Published 4 months ago
    5 Steps to a Healthy and Happier Pet

    5 Steps to a Healthy and Happier Pet

    You want to take exceptional care of your pet all the time. Your pet needs special attention to his or her nutritional intake, exercise, and medical care in order to stay happy and healthy. Here are five important things that you need to do for your furry family member.
  • Carlos Fox
    Published 8 months ago
    7 Pet Naming Tips

    7 Pet Naming Tips

    Finding your furry friend is only one step on your journey to becoming a pet parent. There's a lot to think about once you take home a new pet but the first order of business is usually a name. After you've named your new family member, you can move on to important logistics like getting pet insurance and finding a veterinarian to handle everything from vaccinations to emergency care. It's hard to think about anything else until you know what to call your pet, so let's go over seven naming tips to help you find the perfect name.
  • Ross Geller
    Published 8 months ago
    The 5 Hot Trends In The Pet Industry.

    The 5 Hot Trends In The Pet Industry.

    Pets are a source of immense love and never-ending loyalty. Out of all the therapies available, pet therapy is one of the most sought after ones. Not only do they awaken the human soul, but they also act as the pioneer of gratitude and kindness. For all the pet owners out there, the most difficult task is to keep up with the trends. With the pets emerges certain responsibilities like good care and ecstatic pet facilities. If you wish to raise the pet well, you must lookout for the most reliable trends as well as products. From an adequate diet to proper physical fitness, everything is crucial. Keep reading to know the most effective trends that you must follow for your pet well-being.
  • Mariela Corella
    Published 10 months ago
    Who Keeps a Pet After a Divorce?

    Who Keeps a Pet After a Divorce?

    Pets are an important part of our lives and many of us consider them a part of the family. According to a survey by the American Pet Products Association, 67% of households in the U.S. own a pet. During a divorce, couples have to make tough decisions about child custody, alimony, dividing property, and about who gets to live with the family pet. This conflict can be solved outside of court through mediation and a visitation schedule could also be drafted so that all parties can still see and be involved in the pet’s life. However, there are times when an agreement can’t be reached, and a judge must step in and decide who gets custody.
  • George Swagger
    Published 10 months ago
    Financial Management For Pet Owners

    Financial Management For Pet Owners

    Pet ownership is on the rise in the United States, with an estimate of more than 50% of households owning a pet. There are so many good things about owning a pet, including the love and companionship they offer to all members of the family. Whether it’s a dog, cat, or even some of the less traditional pets, animals are often considered an important part of the family and are therefore treated as such. This means that owning a pet requires expenses and may reach paying thousands per year on their supplies, as well as their health and wellness. According to Forbes, people who own large dogs spend at least $1,570 a year, for an average lifespan of 12 years. If you have a pet or want to own one, here are few financial planning tips to help you out:
  • Stefan Ateljevic
    Published about a year ago
    Pet Facts & Stats You Didn’t Know

    Pet Facts & Stats You Didn’t Know

    Since time immemorial have humans and animals walked side by side, sometimes for mutual benefit, sometimes for the simple and most basic of reasons—companionship. It is the latter that seems to be the prevalent attitude nowadays. Yet, there is more behind simply sharing one’s life with, as is mostly the case, four-legged fluffs of furry joy, cats and dogs.
  • John Cantlin
    Published about a year ago
    Simple Tips for Your New Puppy

    Simple Tips for Your New Puppy

    Getting a new puppy might be one of the most exciting moments in your life. For us dog lovers, it's the equivalent of having a child. We shop for them, make target runs, and order toys like crazy for our special pup. Unfortunately, with great power comes great responsibility. We used the Puppy Finder at Preferable Pups to find our newest puppy. When you adopt a new puppy, you need to work hard to make sure the puppy is trained, behaves, and that you lead the pup in a great direction.
  • Jenn Melon
    Published about a year ago
    6 Benefits of Obedience Training for Dogs

    6 Benefits of Obedience Training for Dogs

    Dogs are a very social animal, so it’s not surprising to see that the relationship with man grew stronger over the years. The closeness with a higher being like man means they look up to us for guidance, and learn what is expected of them in any situation. The onus is on us, to properly educate them on the right way to behave in society. Dog training courses and socialization training experts advise that the earlier you train your dog, the better and more willing they are to respond.