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How the Human-Animal Bond Makes Life Better at Every Age

By Sandra McCune, PhD, Scientific Leader, Human Animal Interaction at WALTHAM Centre for Pet Nutrition Whether it’s your dog bounding toward you, overjoyed that you...

Pets in the Classroom Q&A: How Pets Help Kids Learn

A new review of research, out this week, finds that pets in the classroom could help kids learn by, among other benefits, keeping them...
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6 Dog Training Tips to Help Your Best Friend Thrive

By Jessa Paschke, Pet Training Specialist All pets need guidance. Training helps ensure they stay safe and healthy, and interact well with those around them....
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Collaboration is Saving Hundreds of Homeless Pets in Nashville; Here’s How Your Community Can...

Each year, millions of homeless pets can be found across the United States. You probably see them in your own town. It’s the stray...
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How TNR Programs Help Community Cats and Support Pet-Friendly Cities

By Natalie Corwin, President and CEO, Pet Community Center, Nashville It used to be that the most common practice to manage cat overpopulation was catching...
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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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8 Party Tips for Pet Safety When Entertaining

By Dr. Tiffany L Bierer, Scientific Affairs Manager With the big game just around the corner, it’s time to finalize party plans! One preparation that...
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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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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,...

Safe Cat, Happy Cat: 7 Steps to Cat-Proof Your Home

By Jessa Paschke, Pet Training Specialist  There are as many reasons to love cats as there are cats in the world. They're charming, clever, loving and endlessly...