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  Bored cat? There’s an app for that! If you’re looking for ways to keep your cat busy and stimulated, try downloading a free smartphone or tablet app designed just for cats. It’s well known that apps can help keep us humans busy when we find ourselves bored, but you …

The best part of my job at the Petfinder Foundation is delivering grants to Petfinder members like HOPE Animal Shelter, which received a Summer Cooling grant to replace the misters in its dog play yards. I knew the misters were eventually going to help HOPE’s dogs be more comfortable in …

Petfinder recently celebrated our 20 millionth pet adoption in style with Cake Boss’s very own Buddy Valastro. (Read about the party here, then watch Cake Boss at 10:30/9:30 c tonight to see the cake!) Of course, no Petfinder party would be complete without including our four-legged friends, so along with …

In the hot summer months, heatstroke is a serious — and possibly deadly — concern in cats and dogs. Making your cats frozen treats can help keep them cool and be a fun way to bond with your pet. Here are some of our favorite summer cat-treat recipes: Thinkstock Meaty …

My new adoptee Wes, who has Cerebellar Hypoplasia, and foster kitten Peekaboo (also with CH) from K9Kastle in NYC love their playhouse. This article is the latest in our series on environmental enrichment for pets, offering easy ways to keep your pet’s mind and body active. Cats love to hide, …

Jack is at Wyoming Dachshund Rescue in Wheatland, WY. I recently posted my very own simple, home-grown recipe for catsicles, a frosty treat to help keep cats cool. And the response got me thinking: What other tasty, easy and healthy recipes are out there for our pets? So now I’m …