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Aussan Natural Cleaners Giveaway

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Our pets spend most of their lives on the floor. They sleep there, play there, and even eat there. Is it any wonder we should be concerned with the products we use to clean the floors in our home? Not to mention all the other surfaces and places we share with our pets!

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Siku the Danish Polar Bear

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I don't usually post anything cute, but I have to do this at least once. cute denmark polar bear

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Tom Regan on Utilitarianism

Animal Ethics

The initial attractiveness of utilitarianism as a moral theory on which to rest the call for the better treatment of animals was noted in an earlier context. Because animals are sentient (i.e.,

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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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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!

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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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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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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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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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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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Dog Adoption kits from Chickabug

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If you are getting ready to adopt a furry friend, or you know someone who is, you just have to see these adorable printables from Chickabug! Available in pink and blue, they have everything you can think of to help make your new addition welcome.

Iams Home 4 the Holidays Special Event

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We are excited to be hosting a very special Iams Home 4 the Holidays event on our blog for the 7 days! Are you ready for this? For each heartwarming adoption story shared in this comment thread Iams will donate 10 meals to shelter pets! That’s right!

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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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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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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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Paws UP for Union Township Animal Shelter

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Rock & Rawhide , a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that aims to increase adoptions for dogs and cats in shelters by providing toys and other items that serve as a form of distraction therapy, reducing the stress and noise levels.

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2012 Dog Fence DIY Halloween Dog Costume Photo Contest

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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 ! We are giving away a $25 Target gift card to one lucky Halloween doggie!

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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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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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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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Pets Add Life; Guinea Pig Interview

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We were laughing out loud when we watched this interview of Rory the guinea pig! “Have you seen what turtles can do?” ” he asks, but more importantly he will let you know the real reason why being an only pet isn’t much fun!

Cute: Baby Sloth Sounds!

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Don’t say we didn’t warn you, but you are about to hear a very cute sound. The sound of a baby sloth! Enjoy the cuteness! cute of the day cute video

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Weird Cat Behaviors (And What They Mean)

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Your cat’s antics can say a lot about what they’re thinking. Cats are funny animals that’s half the reason Youtube exists and they’re funny because so much of what they do seems inexplicable.

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Fiona’s Amazing Rescue Story

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This is a beautiful video about a dog named Fiona. She was blind, living in a pile of trash. Be sure to watch to the end for the surprise happy ending. And please visit and support Hope For Paws to help more animals like Fiona get their second chances. people helping animals pet stories rescues

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The Great Animal Orchestra

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Have you ever wondered about the origins of music? If you love nature, maybe you have noticed that a lot of animals, and other parts of nature like rivers, make sounds that seem musical.

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Rachael Ray Nutrish Naturally Delish

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Baby was very excited to try the new Rachael Ray Nutrish Naturally Delish wet dog foods! If your dog would like to try, be sure to keep reading, as we have a Naturally Delish giveaway for you at the end of this post! One lucky dog will get to try the four flavors (one of each) just like Baby did!

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It’s a Dog’s Life Journal Giveaway

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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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New Aardvark Baby Is Second Born at Busch Gardens

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Have you ever wondered what a baby aardvark looks like? They are pretty cute if you ask us! And that nose! So unique! Busch Gardens welcomed its newest resident earlier this week: an adorable aardvark born Monday, March 26. The healthy baby weighs about 4.8

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Sundaygrams: Snow

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It snowed this week, and that means Baby gets to wear her adorable sweater! Of course, I couldn’t resist snapping a couple of photos of her in her sweater inside too. Come follow along with us on Instagram to see all of our Instagram photos! cute animals cute of the day Sundaygrams

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Five Surprising Benefits of Spaying or Neutering Your Pets

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Keep Your Pet Healthy. There are major benefits of spaying or neutering your pets. Most of us know that spaying or neutering a pet can help reduce pet overpopulation and prevent an unintended pregnancy.

Pet Portraits by Bethany

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There is nothing more special than having a portrait done of a loved one, furry loved ones included! Pet Portraits by Bethany specializes in capturing your furry friends on canvas, and though we haven’t seen them in person, we are impressed by the images Bethany sent us!

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Best pets for apartment living

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Have you ever wondered what type of pets do well in apartments? Here is a handy infographic to help you pick the best type of pet for your apartment lifestyle. Best & Worst Pets for Apartment Living was created by ForRent.com. cats dogs pet care

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Rescued Manatee Gives Birth to Manatee Calf at SeaWorld Orlando

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We have some wonderful (and adorable) news to share with you today. A rescued manatee gives birth at SeaWorld Orlando early on Wednesday morning! SeaWorld’s Animal Care team is on 24-hour watch keeping a close eye on the pair, who are both doing well.

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