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Share these 10 tips to keep pets safe this Thanksgiving!

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Since Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, the Petfinder Foundation asked its friends from shelters and rescues across the country for pictures of their adoptable pets being hugged! Our favorite photos, below, come from Petfinder members that received photography equipment grants and training through the One Picture Saves a Life program. 1. Walking shelter dogs during the winter in …

Giving a pet as a holiday gift can be the ultimate gift or the ultimate nightmare. Check out this information to help you decide whether or not it’s a good idea for your situation.

Taking your dog to the beach is a great activity for you and your pet. Enjoy the sun, sand and water; and follow these tips for keeping your canine companion safe.

In honor of the upcoming holidays, our partner, PetFirst has contributed a post to help you protect your pet from the dangers that come with those holidays. Enjoy and protect your pet! ‘Tis the season for ribbons and bows, turkey bones and mistletoe! While the holidays bring with them the joys of family, food, decorations and travel, these same things that …

Keeping critters safe from MY rambunctious pets this summer is my top summer pet safety project, as you know from my June blog. But during this month of picnics and camping, fireworks and boating, it is also important to keep in mind your pet really is safer at home. And even when you all stay home together, be extra vigilant. …

Check out a special guest post from recording artist Malea McGuinness then learn how you can help animals while treating yourself this holiday season! “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.”― Mahatma Gandhi This quote was relevant when it was first said and is just as relevant now. …

I had a dream several years ago that really gripped me. It was one of those visions-for-a-better world kind of dreams that I just couldn’t shake loose.  It felt like a movie playing out in my mind over and over again. I knew it was possible, but I didn’t know how to convince others, so the tape just kept playing. …

More pets become lost on July 4 than any other day of the year. Share these tips to prevent pets from becoming lost or ill.