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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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Iranian Monkey into Space

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Reportedly, the monkey returned safely from its flight into space. Of course, this was reported by the Iranian State media so who knows what is true. iran primates space program

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Henry S. Salt (1851-1939) on the Golden Rule

Animal Ethics

How, then, shall we sum up in a sentence the principle of our duties to the lower animals?

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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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#LightForPets Remember Me Thursday

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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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What Your Dog’s Walking Says

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We thought this infographic was really interesting! Had you ever wondered what your dog might be trying to tell you while you are out on your walks? Now you can know! The post What Your Dog’s Walking Says appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals.

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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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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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Traveling with dogs

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Does your dog love traveling in the car with you? Baby sure does, sometimes she even likes to pretend that she is driving, which is why we were excited to create this doggy drivers license for her using the fun Subaru app on Facebook !

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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.

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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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Why Dogs Are Better Than Boyfriends

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Happy Valentine’s Day! Will you be spending your day with your dog? Yahoo News! reported that one in five people would prefer to spend Valentine’s Day with their pet over their partner.

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Alpha Dogs on NatGeo WILD

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Have you ever wondered what goes into the training of hero dogs? Alpha Dogs , which premiers tomorrow on NatGeo WILD, will show you! Alpha Dogs goes behind the scenes of Vohne Liche Kennels (VLK), one of the premiere K-9 training facilities in the world.

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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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Nom-Nom-Nominate Beggin’ Giveaway

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Beggin’ has a special program going on with Sam’s Club through the end of October. You get to cast your vote to help get your dog’s favorite Beggin’ flavors featured in a special Beggin’ Party Pack that will arrive at Sam’s Club in March 2014.

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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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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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#ShakeItForward Punk’d Puppy

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What happens when you trick your dog with treats? Well, in the newest Talking Animals video called “ Punk’d Puppy ” you will find out! But this isn’t just a funny video, it also helps pets too.

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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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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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It’s a boy! Baby bottlenosed dolphin born!

4 The Love Of Animals

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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First C-Section Performed on a Shark!

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Orlando, Fla. August 6, 2013) – For the first time in SeaWorld’s history, a Cesarean section has been performed on a shark.

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The Bolo Project, A Puppy Shower for Bolo

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Dog is Good, one of our personal favorites for gifts and apparel for dog lovers, will host The BOLO Project Puppy Shower to benefit Leader Dogs for the Blind from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 at the Waterfront Hilton Resort in Huntington Beach, Calif.

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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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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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#ShakeItForward Treats for Tricks Giveaway!

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Want to give your dog a fun and flavorful treat? Try the new IAMS Shakeables Soft and Chewy treats for dogs. We have a fun pack to giveaway to one lucky reader in honor of the IAMS #ShakeItForward campaign that is helping feed shelter pets this holiday season.

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Infographic: Basic Guide to Your Pet’s Veterinary needs.

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A Basic Guide to Your Pet’s Veterinary Needs [INFOGRAPHIC]. Source: Gully Animal Hospital. Embed This. cats dogs pet care

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Mad over Maltese

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Mad over Maltese. . These tiny fluff balls will make you laugh out loud and drive you crazy. Best friend and protective- pampering parent, you will have to switch roles and shift gears with these sprightly creatures before blinking an eyelid. “The tiniest dog Nature has ever produced –.

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Living Planet Aquarium ticket giveaway!

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We are huge fans of The Living Planet Aquarium , and are so excited to visit the new building when it’s done. Luckily, the current aquarium is still open until September 8th, and we have a bunch of tickets to giveaway. I have 5 sets of 4 tickets each to give to 5 lucky readers.

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Cat People VS Dog People

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“It’s interesting to learn how different cat and dog owners can be when choosing, and making decisions for, their pets,” said Dr. Brent Mayabb, veterinarian and manager of education and development at Royal Canin.

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Pawalla: Joy for Cats and Dogs

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Somehow Baby always knows when something in the mail is for her. When our Pawalla box arrived, she couldn’t sit still! She wanted to see what was inside, and she wanted to see it NOW! As you can see, it’s a large box, and it was full of all kinds of great things to try.

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Pawliday Giveaway for Small Dogs #PetSmart

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We have some adorable goodies to share with a lucky small dog today. PetSmart has a full line of holiday items for your pet (they even have things for fish and guinea pigs!). The items in the photo come from the Disney line and are simply adorable.

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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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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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“Purr-fect Times of our Lives” contest

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Introducing the “Purr-fect Times of our Lives” contest! We know that your cat is a part of the family, and we want to see how you have included them in special occasions! That’s right! We’re looking for pictures of cats helping owners celebrate any special occasion.

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A gourmet menu for your cat.

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I have been compensated for completion of this article. Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc. is not responsible for the content of this article. Everyone loves to spoil their pets and with the new Hill’s Ideal Balance line, it is easy to create a special menu just for your furry friend!

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Jewelry for animal lovers

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If you are looking for a wonderful gift for the animal lover in your life, visit The Magic Zoo. Each piece is handmade by artist Merry Rosenfield, and the variety of animals to choose from is truly amazing!

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