2016

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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Anniversary

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I started this blog 13 years ago today. There have been 310,008 visits, which is an average of 23,846.7 visits per year, 457.0 visits per week, and 65.2 visits per day (taking leap years into account). Here is the first post, on 28 November 2003

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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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Great books for animal loving kids!

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As the holiday season gets nearer, you might be looking for a great gift for the pet loving kids in your life. Today I am going to share two adorable books with you! We got to see one for ourselves, … Continue reading → The post Great books for animal loving kids!

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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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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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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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Make Halloween a Treat, Not a Trick, for the Family Pet

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Keep pets safe and secure from monsters, goblins and other Halloween dangers Halloween can be challenging night for families with pets. While some pets enjoy the festivities, the strange sights and sounds may frighten others.

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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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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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Today is Puppy Mill Awareness Day

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September 19th is Puppy Mill Awareness Day.

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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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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50 Amazing Animal Facts infographic

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Here’s a fun way to learn some new things about your favorite animals! Which facts did you already know? Were there any that were new to you?

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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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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.

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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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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Avoiding Halloween Tricks for you Pets

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While Halloween can be a howling good time for family members of all ages, it can be downright dangerous for pets – from toxic Halloween candy to pet costumes turned choking hazards.

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Can dogs eat human foods?

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The vet at Pet Food Selector has complied a comprehensive list of human foods and their safety for dogs. We love this handy infographic that they created as a quick guide for what to give your dog, and which foods … Continue reading → The post Can dogs eat human foods?

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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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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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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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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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Fancy Feast Feastivities (giveaway and a gift guide)

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This post is sponsored by Purina. As always we only share things we think our readers will love. All opinions are our own. The holiday season is here, and with it comes gift giving, getting together, and celebrating!

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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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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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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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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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