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Our Pawliday Picks for 2013

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So, without further ado, here are our Pawliday Picks for 2013! The post Our Pawliday Picks for 2013 appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals. It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

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The Rose Parade 2013

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The parade will be broadcast on ABC, Hallmark Channel, HGTV, KTLA (Tribune), NBC, RFD-TV and Univision Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. We are pretty excited to watch The Rose Parade this year.

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5 Puzzling Toys That Will Keep Your Pup Entertained for Hours

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A bored puppy is an unhappy puppy, and possibly a destructive puppy. Puzzles are great tools to keep boredom away. Dogs are intelligent animals. Your dog’s wild cousins such as the dingo and the coyote need to use their cleverness to find and capture food.

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50 Years. 50 Shelters.

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From May 13 to June 14, 2013, cat people will be able to vote (limit one vote perperson per day) at www.catchow.com/50shelters to help their state’s shelter earn up to an additional $1,000. For every vote cast on [link] for a specific shelter from May 13 to June 14, 2013 , Purina Cat Chow will donate $1, up to $1,000 per shelter, to be provided via a cash donation (limit one vote per person per day for all voting channels combined). Purina Cat Chow just launched “ 50 Years.

Is Your Pet Okay While You’re at Work?

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Sadly, we don’t exactly live in an ideal world. If we did, all of our jobs would have in-house pet daycares and we could bring our four-legged friends to work with us.

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Pet Parents Spending Billions on Their Dogs and Cats

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Did you know US dog and cat parents spent more than $52 billion on their pets last year? That’s not all on adorable sweaters and toys. Among the 2012 estimates from the American Pet Products Association, food was by far the largest expense for pet parents.

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KONG Premium Treats Giveaway

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KONG Premium Treats are made in the USA (hurray!) and are great for training your dog, or just rewarding your dog for being awesome! They are shaped like the popular KONG toy, and also will fit inside of a KONG to provide your pooch with a fun challenge! The treats are free of wheat, corn and soy.

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Giveaway: It’s a Dog’s Life Journal

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Did you just adopt a dog? Maybe you or someone you know is adding a puppy to their family soon? The It’s a Dog’s Life Journal: A Journal of Our First Year Together by Knock Knock is an adorable way to record all those firsts together.

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Nothing Funny About Cat Cruelty

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What is it about cats and the internet? I would struggle to name one friend on my Facebook account who has not at some point shared the latest Lolcats pictures or shred a grumpy cat memo.

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ChalkboardDogs! cute chalkboards in dog form!

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If you have ever wanted an easy to use chalk board, but that was also very cute and in the shape of a dog, then you are in luck! ChalkboardDogs! are just what they sound like, chalkboards in the shape of a dog! With many breeds to choose from, you are sure to find the perfect one for you!

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1,200+ Canines Don Tiaras & ‘Tails’ This Week for Doggy Proms

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It’s prom season for teens everywhere — and that includes the canine kind! More than 600 doggy couples – decked out in bow ties and boas, tiaras and tails — will attend one of 38 Doggy Proms hosted by Best Friends Pet Care at its doggy day camp centers across the country.

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Live, Love, and Bark

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As a dog lover, I am always on the look out for fun new toys for Baby to try. Live, Love, and Bark is a great online shop full of items for dogs and dog lovers alike. Recently they sent Baby a cute new dog toy and some cheeseburger treats to try out. Baby fell in love with the toy!

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Dog bedding for outside dogs

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Dogs love the great outdoors, don’t they? If there’s one thing that gets most of them wagging their tail in furious excitement, it’s when their owner brings out the lead ready for a walk. Canines love the chance to get some exercise, to explore the world around them.

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A cat on the catwalk!

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Purina ONE® showed the world how to really work the runway, turning heads at this year’s New York Fashion Week with cats on leashes during the 2013 Fall Collection Show by Tracy Reese, one of America’s most celebrated designers, on February 10.

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Fish of the Maldives

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The world is full of beautiful, colorful, animals! Look at all the fun fish you can find in the Maldives. Thanks to Kuoni Maldives holidays for sharing this infographic with us. wildlife

Keeping Ducks and Geese as Pets

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Ducks and geese may not be a particularly unusual sight in the wild, but have you ever thought about keeping them as pets? They can make excellent, if slightly quirky, pets.

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Voluntary recall of Waggin’ Train and Canyon Creek Ranch treats

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Nestlé Purina PetCare Company announced it is voluntarily withdrawing its Waggin’ Train and Canyon Creek Ranch brand dog treats sold in the United States until further notice.

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Back to School with PetMD University

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Join me and other pet lovers on Twitter May 14, 2013 at 8:00 PM EST for a special #BlogPawsChat with staff members of PetMD University! When I heard about PetMD University , I was excited to get back to school!

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Dogs love getting mail too! #BarkBoxGifts!

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Baby is a very picky girl, so sometimes finding a treat that she will love is hard. Enter the BarkBox ! Each month you can surprise your furry friend with new treats and toys from this awesome subscription box for dogs!

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Hilarious Wet Dog!

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American Authors – Best Day Of My Life (Dog Version)

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This has to be the best music video ever. Not only a great song, there is an adorable bulldog in it, and the best part? It shares the adopt/rescue message!

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Games for Cats!

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Friskies announced their newest tablet game for cats called “Happy Wings.” This game, which takes place in an electronic garden full of flittering critters, can be downloaded from www.GamesForCats.com.

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It’s a boy! Baby bottlenosed dolphin born!

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A male dolphin calf was born at Discovery Cove in Orlando Monday, February 25, at 10:05 pm. The calf now weighs approximately 44 pounds and is 44 inches long. He is nursing and bonding with his mom, Kendall, both a good indication that the calf is doing well.

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Rocky & Bella, Inc. earns National Animal Supplement Quality Seal

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Bryn Mawr, Penn.—Pet Pet supplement company Rocky & Bella, Inc. recently met the National Animal Supplement Council’s nationally recognized standards after a rigorous facility audit, earning the NASC Quality Seal.

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Create the perfect habitat for animals in your garden

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With spring just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to start thinking about how you can attract all creatures great and small to your garden.

Puppy Bowl Co-viewing App presented by Subaru

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Who else is excited for Puppy Bowl Sunday!? We sure are, and what is even more exciting is the new Puppy Bowl Co-viewing App presented by Subaru. The app will bring you special content and engagement during the airing of the Puppy Bowl.

The benefits of dog massage.

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We wanted to share this great infographic from Life+Dog with you. Do you massage your dog? If not, or if you just want to know a bit more about it, be sure to click through to Life+Dog for a download of this infographic that you can keep on hand in your home. dogs pet care

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Beneful Healthy Smile Dog Food Giveaway

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This giveaway is open to those in the USA only, and will end at midnight on August 7th, 2013. We were excited to hear about the new line of dog food and treats from Beneful, and even more excited when they offered to let us try them out ourselves and hold a giveaway for you too.

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Taking Care of your Furry Friends While You’re Away

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You’ve got your itinerary set, your tickets are booked, your Bermuda shorts are packed, and you’re ready to go. There’s just one thing: where to leave your cat(s) and dog(s)? This is one of the most common questions travelers with pets encounter, and the answer really depends on what both you and your pets are most comfortable with. Here are a few solutions you might want to try out before settling on one. Find a Good Kennel. Kennel prices can range from $17 for basic day care to $65 per night.

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PawNosh, beautiful pet bowls just waiting to be made.

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Since we just backed the PawNosh Kickstarter project , I wanted to share it with you too. PawNosh pet bowls are made from recycled glass, and not only do they look amazing, they are tough too! The bowl carries a lifetime warranty against breakage (something pet owners can appreciate).

PROJECT: Pet Slim Down (giveaway)

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Project: Pet Slim Down is a free online program designed to help your pet lose weight. Target and Purina have joined forces to create this awesome program which includes downloadable tools, and even a $1 coupon for any Purina ONE brand product.

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5 Pet Projects to Bring the Family Together

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Simple, constructive activities to make pets happier. If your family is starting to get a little stir-crazy as summer winds on, it’s a good idea to find constructive ways to keep everybody occupied.

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#LightForPets Remember Me Thursday

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Light a virtual candle on September 26, 2013, for a pet on-line. This Thursday, you can be a light for pets waiting in shelters. The message of Remember Me Thursday is to remember the millions of orphan pets who lost their lives over the last year.

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10 Reasons Street Dogs Deserve to be Defended

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No dog is happier to be rescued. I remember the first night after I left the streets. My human kept me in an enclosed porch because, let’s face it, I was crawling with fleas and pretty filthy.

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Dick Vitale vs. Dolphins in Bracket Challenge

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Seems that some dolphins are getting in on the March Madness! College basketball legend Dick Vitale has been going head-to-head in a bracket pick ‘em contest against the sports-predicting dolphins of Atlanta’s Georgia Aquarium as part of the Allstate March Mayhem Challenge.

Subaru, Dog Tested. Dog Approved.

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If there is one thing that Baby the Maltese loves, it is going for a ride in the car! Just say the word ride and she becomes a fluff ball of excitement, ready to hit the open road. She even has her own dog drivers license (you can make one for your pup with the Subaru Facebook app )!

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“The Friskies” is back!

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The Call for Entries is open now through July 15, 2013. Calling all cat video creators: “The Friskies” is back.

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Valentine’s Day Giveaway from Minted

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This giveaway is open anywhere that Minted will ship, and will close on February 14, 2013 at midnight. Valentine’s day is almost here, and Minted has some of the cutest stuff around for the holiday! Everything from cards, to notebooks, and party decorations, and even art prints!

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Pukka’s Promise: The Quest for Longer-Lived Dogs

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Just leave a comment on this post before midnight on March 1, 2013. Dog lovers all want the same thing, for their dogs to live longer! In Pukka’s Promise: The Quest for Longer-Lived Dogs , we get to explore how we can help our canine companions live longer, healthier, and happier lives.

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The Do-G-Bag, your new best friend!

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Let’s talk about poop for a second. We all know that we need to scoop the poop, but what then? What if there isn’t a trash bin nearby? What do you do with the poop bag? This was exactly the problem that Nancey Herrmann set out to solve when she created the Do-G-Bag !

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