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Meowlo: Pets Teach Us Life’s Big Lessons

Meowlo: Pets Teach Us Life’s Big Lessons

Are you tired of your dog snacking his way through your closet? Of your cat’s preference for the laptop over your lap? Of having every item methodically batted off your nightstand at 4 a.m.? Of being treated like a human bowling pin after a long day of work? Admittedly, our companion animals may need some [...]

Pawsitive Reinforcement: Training with Rewards Not Reprimands

Pawsitive Reinforcement: Training with Rewards Not Reprimands

Dog training is transcending. The new mantra: Catch your pooch doing something right and reward the behavior. Nowadays, more and more pet owners and trainers are choosing positive reinforcement for a fun and stress-free experience for all. During positive reinforcement, desired behaviors are rewarded in order to maintain or increase those responses. It is remarkably [...]

Petastic Savings: The Benefits of Pet Ownership

Petastic Savings: The Benefits of Pet Ownership

Owning a pet can save you money and even add years to your life. Although it is true that companion animal guardianship is not cheap, it is arguably a bargain. Historically, felines and canines have provided valuable services for humans. Although they may be fetching the newspaper rather than the hunt now, pets still have [...]

Cat-Ching! What Pets Cost

Cat-Ching! What Pets Cost

Most people don’t think of their companion animal as a luxury item. But even if that puppy in the window is free, costs for its care add up. Unless you have exotic tastes, the initial cost of a companion animal is a drop in the pet pail compared to a lifetime of providing it a [...]

Petrimental Pet Food: Understanding Pet Food Ingredients

Petrimental Pet Food: Understanding Pet Food Ingredients

Your pet food may be endangering the health of your companion animals. Although your cats or dogs may eat like there’s no tomorrow, the ingredients in their chow may actually be bringing the sunset of their lives closer. If you think that purchasing a popular brand is enough, you’re barking up the wrong tree. This [...]