Make a Pet Pledge for 2016

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It’s a new year and while we often make resolutions for ourselves, why not include your furry … Continue reading → The post Make a Pet Pledge for 2016 appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals. This post is sponsored by Purina.

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Wrangler Honored as 2016 Guide Dog of the Year

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Wrangler was honored as 2016 Guide Dog of the Year! The post Wrangler Honored as 2016 Guide Dog of the Year appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals.

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Finding Shelter

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Finding Shelter is an amazing documentary about an English family who found themselves unexpectedly rescuing street animals in Bulgaria. The film shares how the family has shared love and compassion for the homeless animals in their town.

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Tennile + SPOT have given Trevor a new meaning to “lifesaving”

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Trevor Thomas has always had a passion for extreme sports, ranging from backcountry skiing to racing cars.

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Top 5 Tips on How To Take Care of Your Dog

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Having a dog is one of the most exciting and profound experiences anyone can have in their life.

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Rescue Dogs, a fun, family film saved over 150 animals

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Quokkas are adorable.

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quokka#instaquokka A photo posted by @instaquokka on Apr 5, 2016 at 10:18am PDT Don’t you just love the adorable quokka? ¡Hola! ?? Sadly these little guys are decreasing in the wild.

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Dogs in hot cars

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Every summer animal agencies are inundated with calls from concerned citizens alerting us to dogs that have been left or locked in hot cars.

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Memorialize your pet with Pet Perennials

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When our sweet bird passed away we buried her in a pretty place in our garden. Sadly, our dog passed away just a few months later from cancer. We decided to create a garden around her burial spot as well.

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Give your pet a healthy hug!

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This post and FitBit giveaway is sponsored by Purina. As always, 4 The Love Of Animals only shares information we feel our readers would enjoy. More than half of all dogs and cats in the United States are considered to … Continue reading → The post Give your pet a healthy hug!

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Pet Safety 101: Poisonous Plants and Flowers

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ProFlowers, an FTD company, created this helpful graphic. With summer in full bloom, they rounded up a list of 199 common flowers and plants that are poisonous for pets, so you can be sure your furry friend is safe all.

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BOBS for Dogs & Best Friends Animal Society

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This is fun news!BOBS BOBS from Skechers has created five styles of a limited collection to benefit Best Friends Animal Society.

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Today is Puppy Mill Awareness Day

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September 19th is Puppy Mill Awareness Day.

6 Hacks to Help Pets Beat the Heat

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Petplan veterinarians share simple tricks to keep hot dogs (and cats) cool. As summer temperatures soar, so do incidents of heat-related health risks for pets. Are pets prepared to beat the heat?

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22 Ways Cats Make People Happier And Healthier

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Cats makes us healthier and happier, no jokes. This is backed by research and science on many levels. Wondering just how beneficial they are? Read on!

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How to Keep Your Dog Happy While You’re at Work

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Dogs are naturally sociable animals. Being left on their own all day is quite an unnatural (and boring) experience for many dogs.

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Russian Tortoise

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One of the most popular breed in tortoise domestication is the Russian tortoise, also go by several other names like – Horsefield tortoise or Steppe tortoise etc.

A look at 2015 and best wishes for 2016

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When … Continue reading → The post A look at 2015 and best wishes for 2016 appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals. As we come to the close of another year, it’s fun to look back and see how far we have come. I’ll be honest with you dear animal loving friends.

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The Grey-Hairs: Growing Old with Pets

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Guest author Katie Kapro holds her MFA in nonfiction writing. When walking around town, she often finds herself talking to more dogs than people. Binkie cringes when I call her dog Mick Jagger. Mickey,” she corrects.

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Second Chances

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Second Chances A battered pick-up truck rattles up to the curb of a neglected house. The vacant property’s lawn is infused with crab-grass, clover and dandelions. Wispy white puffs of dandelion tufts drift above the yard resembling tiny wayward ghosts.

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Cast your vote for military pets!

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This post is sponsored by Purina. As always, 4 the Love of Animals only shares content we feel our readers will enjoy. Two amazing charities, one big donation! Who will win? Well, both of them will, but it’s up to … Continue reading → The post Cast your vote for military pets!

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“Ya’ll know Kanye West-ie?”

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The results are in for the 2016 wackiest name contest sponsored by Nationwide. Everyone does now! Categories include both dogs & cats! Starting with the dogs: congratulations to “McLovin the Stud Muffin,” “Kanye Westie,” and “Angus Von Wigglebutton” earning … Continue reading → The post “Ya’ll know Kanye West-ie?” ” appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals

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5 Most Important Things to Know As A First-Time Dog Owner

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Who doesn’t love a companion that is sweet, loving, caring, protective, and totally cuddle-worthy? Well, for most of us, the ideal pet companion is a dog that is also dubbed as a man’s best buddy and we couldn’t agree more.

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What You Need To Know As a New Dog Parent

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Getting a dog home may be the first step in becoming a dog parent, but it definitely isn’t the last. There are several things that need to be taken into consideration before you even think of getting a dog home.

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Petfinder turns 20! #MetOnPetfinder

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This post is sponsored by Purina. As always, our thoughts are our own. Happy 20th anniversary Petfinder! One of our favorite websites, Petfinder has helped facilitate more than 25 million pet adoptions through its shelter and rescue member organizations.

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Giveaway: a perfect stocking stuffer for pet owners!

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We joke all the time about how an outfit isn’t complete without a bit of dog or cat hair on it. If there is one thing all pet parents know, it’s that sometimes our furry friends leave behind hairs on … Continue reading → The post Giveaway: a perfect stocking stuffer for pet owners! appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals. giveaways reviews

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Can Puppies Fix Boredom? #PowerofPuppies

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SoulPancake has teamed with Puppy Chow to release their new #PowerofPuppies video and help raise pet food donations for shelter dogs in need. For each video view, Purina will donate one pound of Puppy Chow Natural to Rescue Bank (up … Continue reading → The post Can Puppies Fix Boredom?

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Shop With Your Heart

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We are excited to share this new iniative from the ASPCA on behalf of farm animals.

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Surf session brings joy to children with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)

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Surf Dog Ricochet breaks barriers by surfing with severely disabled 3 year old girl who has tracheostomy/breathing tube on board.

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Smooches for Pooches campaigns help shelter pets find true love!

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‘Picture Me @ Home’ provides animal shelters with turnkey marketing campaigns to help increase adoptions, community support and donations in February! And just look at how cute these pets are! Who wouldn’t fall in love with them?!

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The Economics of Pets

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We all love our furry friends, and of course we pamper them every chance we get! Do you know how much we are projected to spend on our furry friends this year? Quiet a lot!

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Dramatic Elephant Rescue

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This elephant was saved from drowning in a manmade structure in a Zimbabwe national park by a team that is using drones to deter poaching. The rescue was made by the Air Shepherd team in Zimbabwe’s vast Hwange National Park.

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Wiener dog lovers, we have a giveaway for you!

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WIENER DOG INTERNATIONALS hits the screen and brings fun for the entire family. We have two copies to giveaway to two lucky winners!

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KITTEN BOWL III

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Are you ready for some cuteness?! KITTEN BOWL III is on Su-purr bowl Sunday, Feb 7th at 12 PM ET/PT, 11C only on the Hallmark Channel.

#PawsInLove giveaway and blog hop

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Valentine’s day is coming soon, and what better way to show your furry Valentine how much you care than to spoil them with a shopping spree at PetSmart!

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Cute free Valentine printables featuring furry friends!

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Need something cute for your Valentine? You are in luck! Petplan pet insurance has created free, printable cards featuring furry friends (after all, they’re the true way to someone’s heart!), who wouldn’t love that?!

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Foods that are toxic for dogs

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Dogs are such wonderful companions; they are loyal and obedient once they are trained and treated well will make for a great relationship that can last many years.

2016 151

Labor Pains: Petplan Finds Working Dog Breeds Are More Prone to Injury, Cancer

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As America recognizes the contributions of its workers on September 5, Petplan pet insurance is marking Labor Day with a celebration of the working dog. From Boxers to St.

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Zika virus and pets

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I’m sure you have heard the news about the latest unwelcome addition to the mosquito-borne disease list, Zika virus. The Fetch Blog from PetPlan has a great post with all the info you need to know about zika and pets.

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NOW CASTING: Animal Planet’s “My Cat From Hell”

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Is your cat’s behavior driving you or others crazy? Are you at your wit’s end? JACKSON GALAXY, our expert cat behaviorist, hasn’t met a cat he couldn’t help!

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Funny video: Yoga and pets

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We all know that our pets love to have all of our attention. This video proves it, while the people are trying to get a yoga workout, the pets are trying to get the attention!

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Foster Parenting a Dog

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Becoming a dog foster parent is a special job. When you agree to foster parent a rescue dog, you are basically taking responsibility for their care until someone permanently adopts them.

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Naughty Pets Contest for our UK readers.

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Calling all naughty pets! Enter this fun competition from Terry’s Fabrics. The aim is to help out the owner of the naughtiest pet by rewarding them with up to £500. Enter below! Good luck, and leave us a comment if … Continue reading → The post Naughty Pets Contest for our UK readers.

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