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Pet Amenities Enable Outdoor Fun Together: Here’s How to Make the Most of Them

It’s a beautiful, sunny day and you want to go out with your furry friend for a walk. Do you: 1. Head on out, knowing...
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Pet Fire Safety: 8 Ways to Keep Your Furry Family Members Safe

Here’s a scary pet fire safety stat: According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), pets and wildlife start about 700 home fires a...
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8 Tips for Success Bringing Your Pet to Work

By Jessa Paschke, Pet Training Specialist There are many benefits to bringing a pet to work. They can boost morale, relieve stress, build a sense...
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10 Ways to Enjoy Pet-Friendly Festivals This Summer

Outdoor summer festivals can be a great way to spend time out and about with pets. It’s a chance for companionship, healthy exercise and...
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9 Disaster Preparedness Tips to Help Keep Your Pets Safe

By Jennifer Rader, Strategic Business Communications Specialist It’s the time of year to prepare your home and family for weather emergencies and natural disasters. As...
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Humane Rescue Alliance, Mars Petcare Team Up with DC Mayor Muriel Bowser’s Clean City...

By Humane Rescue Alliance It’s easy to agree that educated pet owners who clean up after their animals are critical components of a pet-friendly city....
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8 Things to Know about Dog Bites and Dog Bite Prevention

By Jessa Paschke, Pet Training Specialist Each year in April, National Dog Bite Prevention Week draws attention to an unfortunate fact. More than 4.5 million...
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Pet-Friendly City of the Future Debuts to Woofs and Yips at National Cherry Blossom...

If you’ve been to Washington, D.C. this year to see the cherry blossoms, you might have noticed something new: more pets! That’s because the...
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A Walk in the Park Helps You and Your Pets: How to Get Pet-Friendly...

By Sandra McCune, PhD, Scientific Leader, Human Animal Interaction at WALTHAM Centre for Pet Nutrition National Take a Walk in the Park Day is here....
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7 Things You Need to Know to Avoid Pet Poisons

 By Dr. Tiffany L Bierer, Scientific Affairs Manager Pet poisons can be found in every home, meaning pet poisoning happens all too often. In fact,...