National Dog Day Photo Contest

Hey, pet parents! We’re so excited about National Dog Day, we are going to celebrate all week long with a photo contest!

The Rules

It’s super simple!

  • 1. Take a picture of your dog
  • 2. Post your pic in the comments section on Facebook
  • 3. Vote!

How We’ll Pick the Winner

The winner will be determined on Friday, August 28th at 4pm EDT.

  • 1. The picture with the most votes (one like = one vote) wins.
  • 2. If there is a tie, there will be a drawing to pick the winner.

What Can You Win?

$50 Petco Voucher to spoil your photogenic pup!

Managing the Cost of Veterinary Care

In the past few generations, pets have moved from the backyard to the bedroom (and in some cases, the bed). An estimated 56% of American households own some kind of pet. Whether it is a dog, cat, bird or something more exotic, animals are now part of the family, which means that people are sometimes willing to do – and spend – almost anything to take care of them. For 2015, the American Pet Products Manufacturing Association estimated Americans will spend $60.59 billion our pets. Continue reading

Ranked: Top 10 Disney Pets

We’ve all been there – Saturday night, PJ’s on watching Disney movies with the kids (or the dog, or Ben and Jerry) and the thought pops into your head:

“Wouldn’t it be cool to have [insert character name] as a pet?”

The answer is yes, it would be cool. Very cool. But just how cool would it be? And what happens when it stops being cool? We decided to rank Disney characters on their suitability as pets, and these are the results:
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