Chewy Donates 100K+ Pounds of Pet Supplies to Help Federal Workers

Chewy Donates 100K+ Pounds of Pet Supplies to Help Federal Workers

Courtesy of Jamie Szwiec The donated pet supplies came from Chewy fulfillment centers in Goodyear, Arizona; Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas; Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania; and Clayton, Indiana, as well as from Chewy’s main headquarters in South Florida.

Can Humans Get Fleas: What to Do If You Find Fleas or Flea Bites

Can Humans Get Fleas: What to Do If You Find Fleas or Flea Bites

Second, humans aren’t hairy enough to provide ample hiding coverage or the warm environment that dog fleas seek in a home. This is important to remember because adult fleas may emerge into the environment a considerable time after you apply insecticides in your home.

You can go speed dating with Battersea’s loneliest residents for Valentine’s Day

You can go speed dating with Battersea’s loneliest residents for Valentine’s Day

(Picture: Heal’s) It’s almost Valentine’s Day and this speed dating event means you can get the perfect match.

King for a lifetime: Wire fox terrier named Westminster's best in show

King for a lifetime: Wire fox terrier named Westminster's best in show

A wire fox terrier named King is America’s top canine after earning the title of best in show on Tuesday night in a Westminster Kennel Club dog show touched by eleventh-hour controversy.

There's a Valentine's dog walk for humans and hounds this weekend

There's a Valentine's dog walk for humans and hounds this weekend

The most loved-up couple (human and hound that is) will also win a prize – so it’s worth investing in matching Valentine’s outfits to set yourself apart from the crowd.

Giving Pets as Gifts: The Do’s and Don’ts

Giving Pets as Gifts: The Do’s and Don’ts

This makes the idea of buying a pet quite useless, don’t you think? I understand that some people want a particular breed of dog, and I don’t condemn that. That said, if you really want to gift pets, please consider adopting instead of buying.

Brave Boy Battles Leukemia: Spirits Uplifted by Pet Photos

Brave Boy Battles Leukemia: Spirits Uplifted by Pet Photos

Me too.” Anthony’s mother Kristen also spoke on the page to thank everyone, “We have laughed ‘ohhed’ and ‘ahhed’ at every single photo and video so far it has really been a joy and I appreciate everyone sharing their pets with us and the personal messages to Anthony are truly awesome.” The event has over 1 million guests with pictures coming from Dubai to Australia.

Training Your Dog to Stay Calm Around His Dog Bowl

Training Your Dog to Stay Calm Around His Dog Bowl

( Note : Do not attempt to hand feed your dog if he has a history of aggressive behavior, e.g. snapping, lunging, biting.) Next, lower the bowl again, praise and hand feed while your dog remains sitting, and so on, until you can lower the bowl all the way to the floor.

5 Myths About Tick and Flea Season Busted

5 Myths About Tick and Flea Season Busted

So many, in fact, that many pet parents don’t know the whole truth and nothing but the truth when it comes to controlling fleas and ticks on dogs and cats. Myth 3: City pets don’t need flea and tick prevention.

The world’s first dog trampolining park is coming to the UK

The world’s first dog trampolining park is coming to the UK

(Picture: Rover/Metro.co.uk)For dog-owners, their pup’s happiness is of paramount importance. And now there’s a new and novel way to keep your dog happy – by taking them to a doggy trampolining park. (Picture: Getty)The special doggy park is being launched by dog-walking service Rover.

There's a meetup for dog influencers in December and you're invited

There's a meetup for dog influencers in December and you're invited

(Picture: Dogs of Instagram/eva.espresso)It’s a disappointing truth that we must all come to terms with: A photo of a dog will get more likes than that selfie that took an hour and a bit.

Puppy Bowl features Penguins and Keyboard Cat!

Puppy Bowl features Penguins and Keyboard Cat!

According to Puppy Bowl executive producer Melinda Toporoff, in an interview with Variety.com, this year’s game included 66 puppies, 30 kittens, 5 penguins, 3 adult cats, 8 tailgate party dogs, 4 service dogs, and 6 hamsters.

Be careful of puppy poop – it can make you sick

Be careful of puppy poop – it can make you sick

The other 27 had either bought a Petland puppy, shopped at Petland or visited someone who had purchased a puppy from Petland, the CDC report says.Infected dogs may or may not show signs of illness, such as diarrhoea, vomiting, or a fever, so it's important to take precautions when around dogs, the CDC says.To prevent catching campylobacter from dogs, the CDC advises that you:Wash your hands thoroughly after touching dogs, their poop, or their food.

Firefighting Goats Protect Property in San Francisco

Firefighting Goats Protect Property in San Francisco

Tucked away in the Bayview neighborhood of San Francisco you’ll find City Grazing--a goat landscaping business. City Grazing is a small business which allows them to know and name each goat.

How to Treat Ear Mites in Dogs

How to Treat Ear Mites in Dogs

Ear mites are spread by physical contact between animals and are more common in cats. Many of the same medications used to prevent fleas and ticks also kill ear mites. How to Prevent Ear Mites in Dogs

Whipworms In Dogs: Symptoms and Treatment

Whipworms In Dogs: Symptoms and Treatment

These eggs typically are found in dogs, foxes and coyotes, and, once hatched, live in the colon or large intestine of their host, says Dr. Marrinson, a member of the board of directors for the Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC).

Watch wild ponies take a dip for annual swim off Virginia island

Watch wild ponies take a dip for annual swim off Virginia island

Watch wild ponies take a dip for annual swim off Virginia island copied! NBC’s Kerry Sanders is on the Virginia coast reporting on the beloved event.

Annual Clear the Shelters event aims to boost pet adoptions

Annual Clear the Shelters event aims to boost pet adoptions

Annual Clear the Shelters event aims to boost pet adoptions copied! Thousands of animals are up for adoption on Saturday as part of the fourth annual Clear the Shelters event, sponsored by NBC and Telemundo-owned stations.

Amazing Dog Walks to Comfort Guardian after a Bullet to the Head

Amazing Dog Walks to Comfort Guardian after a Bullet to the Head

Anubis the dog amazingly survived after being shot in the head during a Monday burglary in St. Petersburg, Florida, according to Avianne Tan of ABC News. Police saw a bullet hole in the dog’s scalp, and Anubis was taken to the veterinarian for further care, says Tan.

How to Get Your Pet Ready for the Summer

How to Get Your Pet Ready for the Summer

Should your pet wander off, a common occurrence in the summer months, having an ID tag, a GPS tracker, and a microchip is an important way to help ensure your pet returns to you, safe and sound.