Santa Paws Drive 2012

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It’s time for the Santa Paws Drive ! The mission of the Santa Paws Drive is to bring holiday cheer to shelter animals around the world. How do they do it? With your help of course!

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Bird’s Eye View: BlogPaws 2012

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Hi, Birdie here! I have a complaint. The human beans left me a few weeks ago to go to BlogPaws. I don’t know what that is, but it meant that instead of being on MamaBean’s knee, I was stuck with Grandma and Grandpa bean instead. I can’t believe they didn’t take me with them!

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2012 Dog Fence DIY Halloween Dog Costume Photo Contest

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This contest is open to those in the USA only and will end on November 1, 2012. We love Halloween, and yes, we always dress Baby in something fun for the occasion! This year we are excited to be hosting a Halloween dog photo contest together with Dog Fence DIY !

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Big Cat Week 2012 Starts Sunday!

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9, 2012, at 8 p.m. Nat Geo Wild presents the third annual Big Cat Week starting Sunday, Dec 9th. The week features shows that highlight the kings and queens of the jungle!

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Dog Whisperer and Philly Undercover Premiere Jan 7, 2012

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Dog Whisperer and Philly Undercover have their season premieres tomorrow, January 7, 2012 on NatGeo Wild! Premieres Saturday, January 7, 2012, at 8:00 PM ET/PT. Once again, Cesar Millan works with dogs and their owners to help dogs suffering from phobias and obsessions! This season Cesar will visit to Fort Hood, Texas, where he takes a handful of four-legged army brats back to boot camp.

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Dearfoams Next Top Dog Contest

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PHASE ONE: Submit an image of your dog between February 13th, 2012 and April 16th, 2012! Voting will begin on March 12th – April 16th, 2012! The finalists will be asked to take a picture of their TOP DOG with their new Dearfoams and return it to Dearfoams by May 30th, 2012.

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Disneynature Chimpanzee

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Celebrate Earth Day, April 20, 2012, by seeing the latest Disneynature film, True-Life Adventure, CHIMPANZEE! The film opens in North America on April 20, 2012.

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BlogPaws Round Up!

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My Adventure at BlogPaws 2012 in Pictures via The Dog Files. BlogPaws 2012 Highlights via Tails Inc. BlogPaws 2012 Arrival and Day 1 via Pepper’s Paws. BlogPaws 2012 Day 3 via Bunny’s Blog. Best of BlogPaws 2012 via To Dog With Love.

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It’s a Dog’s Life Journal Giveaway

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Just leave us a comment on this post before midnight on May 16th, 2012. Did you just adopt a dog? Maybe you or someone you know is adding a puppy to their family soon?

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Paws UP for Union Township Animal Shelter

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On June 16, 2012 R&R will be driving through Union, Middlesex, Monmouth Counties and more to bring hundreds of items to the shelter on Route 22.

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Animal Protective Association’s Harmony House for Cats

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Opened in June 2012, the Eco-friendly Adoption Center showcases cats and kittens in Chicago’s greenest shelter. We are excited to tell you about Animal Protective Association’s Harmony House for Cats new eco-friendly, net-zero cat shelter in Chicago!

Do dogs get colds?

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It’s that time of the year again when the humans start sniffling and sneezing! If you have ever wondered if your dog can get a cold, the answer is yes ! Not just dogs though, pet birds, ferrets, and even pet rats are all able to catch a cold from a person.

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Enter to Win a Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan Pet Travel Product from AutoAnything!

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The sweepstakes runs from July 11, 2012 through July 17, 2012 and is open to U.S. Submissions will be accepted until 11:59PM PT on July 17, 2012. One (1) winner will be chosen at random from all eligible submissions on or about July 20, 2012.

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What if dogs had credit cards?

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This fun infographic poses an interesting question; what if dogs had credit cards? What do you think your dog would spend money on? Image source: MoneySupermarket; just for fun

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Santa’s newest elf, Jasmine!

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We think that Jasmine is an adorable little helper for Santa! To see more of Jasmine in action be sure to visit My Favorite Pup Jasmine , but be warned, there’s a bunch of cuteness on that site! Enjoy. cute animals cute of the day dogs holidays

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Fix Nation

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FixNation sterilizes more than 70 cats each day and will have successfully trapped, neutered and returned 80,000 cats by the summer of 2012. Caring for the homeless cat population in Los Angeles, FixNation , offers free spay and neuter services to caregivers of community cats.

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SeaWorld Orlando returns two turtles to the sea!

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We are excited about this update to a story we brought to you in April. If you remember, SeaWorld Orlando had been caring for two baby hawksbill turtles that were rescued. They have now been returned to the sea off the coast of Florida! What great news!

Cheetah sets new world speed record!

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seconds on June 20, 2012. Her run was photographed for a November 2012 National Geographic magazine article that will include never-before-seen high speed photographs and video of cheetah movement. Sarah the cheetah broke her own world record! © Ken Geiger/National Geographic Magazine.

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What happens to a dog left in a hot car.

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Please, please, please, spread the word about this to everyone you know. Too many times I have seen dogs (and even children), left alone in a car on a hot day. It’s dangerous. It’s deadly. It’s just plain stupid.

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Calling all Dogs: Celebrate National Dog Day with Free Ice Cream August 25

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To celebrate National Dog Day 2012, Best Friends Pet Care will be giving away free doggy ice cream treats to every dog who visits any Best Friends facility across the U.S.

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Pets do the funniest things!

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One of the many reasons why we appreciate out pets is because they always keep us laughing.

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Shine a Light on a Shelter

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Starting on June 28, 2012, anyone can nominate at purina.maker.good.is. Nominations are accepted now through July 30, 2012. 6, 2012 through Aug. 20, 2012 with the winner revealed after Aug. 21, 2012.

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Frozen Planet

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We were glued to the TV when Discovery Chanel was airing Frozen Planet, and we have been even more enthralled now that we have the entire collection on DVD (they also have it in Blu-Ray).

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The Divinity Charm

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Looking for a special gift for the dog lover in your life? Consider the limited-edition piece designed by Susan Rockefeller in celebration of author Jennifer Skiff’s new book entitled The Divinity of Dogs.

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Can dogs eat apples?

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Yes, apples are a wonderful treat for your dog! Just be aware that apple cores and seeds should not be eaten by dogs. Apple seeds contain a compound similar to cyanide (it’s called amygdlin) which can prevent oxygen from being carried through the blood.

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Frankenweenie Featurette!

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Here is something to help tide you over until the movie opens on October 5, 2012! “Frankenweenie” is a heartwarming tale about a boy and his dog.

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Sled Dogs “Moving on Up” in Suzuki Super Bowl Commercial

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It looks like the dogs approve of their new ride, an all-wheel-drive 2012 Kizashi sport sedan! They even seem to like the music as they move to the beat!

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Valentine’s Cards from Minted {Giveaway}

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Comment before midnight on Feb 3, 2012. We have a very fun giveaway today! Do you want to share the love this Valentine’s day with personalized Valentines featuring your pet? Well, two lucky readers will get to do just that!

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Purina Cat Chow Real Stories Project

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18, 2012, at www.yourcatstory.com , www.facebook.com/purinacatchow or www.youtube.com/purinacatchow to help identify the winning stories. The winners will be announced on or about October 1, 2012. This one is for you dear cat lovers!

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Taste of the Wild Puppy Food Giveaway

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Taste of the Wild now offers their two most popular adult formulas in a puppy food. High Prairie Puppy and Pacific Stream Puppy are the newest additions to the Taste of the Wild family and were developed specifically to be more nutritionally beneficial for dogs under the age of 18 months.

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Ultimate hosPETality Getaway

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Kimpton’s second, annual Paw-parazzi contest , going on now through May 31, 2012. You can upload your photos to the Kimpton’s website for the chance to win playful pet prizes.

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7 Tips for Creating a Dog-Friendly Yard

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Having a pet does not mean you have to give up hopes of having a lush, well-manicured yard. Although dog ownership may pose some challenges in the quest to achieve garden greatness, it’s definitely not a hopeless cause. The key is balance.

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Beyond Companionship: How Pets Can Help Your Health

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Humans and animals share an extremely important bond. For centuries the two have coexisted together and studies have shown that animals can provide much more than just companionship.

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Paw of approval at the White House!

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Bo Obama approves of the decorations at the White House, and there is even adorable video footage to prove it! cute animals cute of the day cute video dogs holidays

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How Animals See the World

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We thought this infographic about how animals see the world was really neat! We even learned a lot of things we didn’t know before! Via Mezzmer Blog. just for fun

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Share The Joy with Cesar and BlogPaws

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Starting on Thursday, June 21, Cesar will be holding a 3-day BlogPaws Twitter Party with the hashtag #sharethejoy! You can join the fun by sharing special moments, photos, and videos, and anything else you can think of that matches the theme of sharing the joy!

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Blog the Change

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Today is Blog the Change day, a special day where bloggers write about animal causes near and dear to them. So today I want to tell you about my personal favorite, Best Friends Animal Society. Above is a photo of Flat Buster.

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Hope For Paws and Planet Blue

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The Details: Starts May 29, 2012. Ends June 8, 2012 at 12PM PST. Do you remember the heartwarming rescue video of Fiona the blind dog? If not, please take a little time to watch it here (have a tissue handy).

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Disneynature Chimpanzee Giveaway

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Directed by Alastair Fothergill (“African Cats” and “Earth”) and Mark Linfield (“EARTH”), CHIMPANZEE swings into theaters on Earth Day 2012.

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Ladybug Love Run to benefit Rock & Rawhide!

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Do you enjoy running, biking, or walking? Sign up for a super fun “run” anywhere in the world with other animal lovers, and help a truly great cause in the process. You can be anywhere in the world to take part, any distance, any way to help shelter animals!!

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