Let your Dog Take you for a Walk

‘Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far.’ (Thomas Jefferson) By: Kelly Williamson, IRONMAN champion While this statement was made some 200 years ago, if you do a quick search on ‘healthiest forms of exercise’ you will still find walking comes up at the top of the list. It may sound ironic coming from someone whose […]
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The Best Food for your Cats

By: Dr. Abby Huggins Mowinski, DVM Cats are not small dogs. This mantra is repeated at veterinary schools and conferences across the world – and it is as applicable to feline nutrition as it is to any other medical issue. Yet, because cats don’t always make the best “test subjects” (anyone who owns cats knows that they do whatever they […]
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How to Become a Foster Pet Parent

You want to foster a dog or cat but don’t know where to start? Well, first of all – that’s great! Fostering a pet is one of the most helpful things you can do for a shelter pet in need (especially in times of natural disasters)! Second, here’s a good list to work off of to ensure that your foster […]
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Helping Animals in the Wake of a Natural Disaster

By: Dr. Abby Huggins Mowinski, DVM It can feel absolutely overwhelming to watch natural disasters unfold in other regions of the country and other parts of the world. So much help is needed on so many levels — it is impossible to know where to start. But the important thing is simply to START. Even seemingly small acts, when done […]
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A Healthy Weight can Help your Pet Live Longer

By: Dr. Abby Huggins Mowinski, DVM Excess weight. Many people think of extra pounds as a cosmetic problem, but it is so much more than that. Obesity is as significant a health crisis in our companion animals as it is in the human population, with over 50% of dogs and cats in the overweight to obese range. Pet obesity is […]
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Demystifying the Pet Food Label

By: Dr. Abby Huggins Mowinski, DVM You Are What You Eat. Just like us, the fuel we choose to put in our pets’ bodies can pay big dividends in overall health and quality of life. However, choosing an appropriate, nutritious pet food can be downright overwhelming, due in part to the challenge of interpreting pet food labels. Armed with an […]
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Nulo Dog Food Review by MySweetPuppy.net

Read original review here: http://mysweetpuppy.net/nulo-dog-food-review/ There are a few things every good dog owner must do to maximize their dog’s health, well-being, and lifespan: • Ensure their pup has all the necessary vaccinations, preventative medications, and annual wellness exams. • Give their pup plenty of exercise, socialization, and obedience training. • Feed their pup a nutritious and balanced diet. This […]
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“BEST DAY EVER”

By McCormack Rulon McCormack, also known as Macca, Mac, Macca Dog, Big Mac, Bubba, and MacDaddy lives in San Antonio, TX with his BFF Chris Rulon and his “Angel” Jen Rulon. Chris and Jen are avid Ironman Triathletes and LOVE spending time with their #1 fur fans, Macca, OC (Other Cat), and TC (Third Cat). Learn more about Jen at: […]
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