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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,...
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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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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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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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In Case of Emergency, Who Cares for Your Pets?

Pets are family. In case of emergency, we all want our pets to have the same love and care we’d give them ourselves. A...

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...

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...

6 Tips for Good Neighbor Pet-iquette

By Casey Coke Murphy, Pet Behaviorist Remember the old saying that “Fences make good neighbors?” It turns out pets make even better ones! A study from the...

Pets Matter, and the Tennessee General Assembly Celebrates It!

Pets give us love and support, keep us active for good health, and help us make new friends. Yesterday, these and other benefits of...

Barking Good News: Franklin, TN Retailers to Pilot New Pet-Friendly Program

Pets bring us together, make communities feel safe and even relieve stress and anxiety. In fact, 40% of pet owners have made friends through...