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How To Introduce Dogs To Each Other: 5 Tips

How To Introduce Dogs To Each Other: 5 Tips

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When bringing home your new dog when you already have a fur baby, prepare a separate space for both dogs. Give them their own toys, bed and food bowls. Let them sniff one another through the separate spaces using a baby gate. Tips to help the new dog intro go well ===>

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5 Rules Of Etiquette When Shopping With Your Dog

5 Rules Of Etiquette When Shopping With Your Dog

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Going shopping with your dog is a fun way to bond, but it’s important to ensure your pup remains safe and well-behaved so neither of you get stressed. Observe these rules of etiquette to make visits to your favorite shopping spots and other public spaces a pleasant experience for you, your pet and the people you interact with. Read all the etiquette tips===>

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Do You Need a Collar for Your Cat?

Do You Need a Collar for Your Cat?

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Cats love to explore and hunt, this is true for indoor cats, too. Cat parents need to keep their fur babies safe in case a door or window gets left open and your cat dashes out. A cat safety collar lets strangers know your cat has a home and isn't a stray. Read more about cats and cat collars ===>

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5 Ways To Keep Your Dog's Weight Under Control

5 Ways To Keep Your Dog's Weight Under Control

A chubby puppy may look adorable, but if your dog is overweight he could be faced with health issues like diabetes or heart conditions. It's best to ask your vet what your pup's ideal weight is and how to get it there. Read hot to keep your dog happy, healthy and at a great weight ===>

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How to Make Meal Time More Fun for Your Dog

How to Make Meal Time More Fun for Your Dog

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Is your dog a picky eater or does he gobble it down too quickly? As a pet parent, you can turn mealtimes into fun "training" times. Mealtimes can be training sessions as well as a way to bond with your pup. Read out mealtime routine and training tips to make mealtimes fun and healthy===>

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How To Clean Your Pet’s Accessories

How To Clean Your Pet’s Accessories

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What's that smell? If you have dogs, it could very well be their beds, clothes or their toys. We have tips for cleaning toys and accesssories -- the hows, whens and whys of good cleaning practices to keep your dog, and family safe. Read more pet toy cleaning tips ===>

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What Toys Should You Give a High Energy Pup?

What Toys Should You Give a High Energy Pup?

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High energy dogs sometimes exhibit unwanted behavior like damaging the sofa or chasing strangers. It's a good idea to play with your dog and help them burn off excess energy. You can do this with your pup or give them an activity toy to keep them entertained. Read about ways to tire out your pup ===>

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The Do’s and Don’ts for Playing With Your Cat

The Do’s and Don’ts for Playing With Your Cat

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Did you know we make cat products!? Cats need stimulation and exercise and they get that by playing with toys and interacting with their cat parents. You want to play with your cat in a way that reinforces your bond, doesn't scare them or doesn't encourage "bad" behavior. Read our top cat playtime do's and don'ts===> 

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4 Tips for Training Your Puppy to Become a Therapy Dog

4 Tips for Training Your Puppy to Become a Therapy Dog

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If you believe your furry pal can be a source of comfort and joy to other people, consider training them to become a therapy dog. To qualify, your pup must be healthy, friendly, at least one-year-old and pass an obedience test by a certified evaluating body. Determine whether your dog is a therapy dog candidate===>

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6 Tips To Care For Your Senior Dog

6 Tips To Care For Your Senior Dog

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If your beloved pup is now a senior, that's a testament to the care and love you’ve given to your fur baby. Monitor their health as they continue to age, visit your trusted veterinarian regularly, make adjustments to your home to accommodate your pup and enjoy lots of snuggles. Read more about how to help your senior dog during his golden years ===>

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How To Turn Your Pooch Into A Pet Influencer

How To Turn Your Pooch Into A Pet Influencer

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Do you have a pup who deserves to be an Internet sensation? There is no denying that adorable pets dominate the Internet and probably always will! If you want to become a pet influencer with your dog or cat you will want to come up with a cute name, take adorable photos, be consistent... and read more tips for becoming an Internet sensation===>

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4 Things You Should Know Before Leaving Your Dog Home Alone

4 Things You Should Know Before Leaving Your Dog Home Alone

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It's not easy to leave your dog home alone and pet parents are concerned about the well-being of their fur babies when they're away -- even if only for a couple of hours. To ensure your pet is safe and calm, make take note of the tips we've put together. Read them here===>

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5 Top Tips to Ensure Your Pup Stays Safe While Hiking

5 Top Tips to Ensure Your Pup Stays Safe While Hiking

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Hiking with your pup is a great way to bond and create a memorable experience. While the activity can be fun, it can pose dangers to your dog. Be safe, prepare well and kick off your hiking adventures by ensuring your dog is healthy enough for the activity. Read more about hiking fun and safety ===>

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U.S. Air Force Bars Emotional Support Animals on Military Flights

U.S. Air Force Bars Emotional Support Animals on Military Flights

The U.S. Air Force has stopped allowing emotional support dogs on chartered military airplanes. The ban was announced on August 2 and immediately took effect for all traveling personnel. This...

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6 Tips for Teaching Your Pup How to Potty on Command

6 Tips for Teaching Your Pup How to Potty on Command

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Can you teach your pup to poo and pee on command? Yes, you can! Teaching your pup to do that is useful and can be taught to young and adult dogs. With some patience you’ll be able to command your dog to go potty on cue. Read how to train this useful skill ===>

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Should You Use a Slip Leash for Your Dog?

Should You Use a Slip Leash for Your Dog?

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Slip leashes get a bad rap, but using one can be beneficial. It’s a convenient leash and collar combination for your dog. If you’re unsure about getting one and using it properly with your furbaby, consult with a vet or a training expert before you get a slip leash. Learn more about slip leash benefits ===>

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We created a unique Plush Toy for Taste of Texas

We created a unique Plush Toy for Taste of Texas

Customer Success Story

We worked with Taste of Texas on creating a 20" plush toy of their famous 38 oz Tomahawk Ribeye. Check our process.

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95% Of All Pet Parents Consider Pets Family

95% Of All Pet Parents Consider Pets Family

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If you're like most pet parents you consider your dogs and cats members of the family and you're not alone! A survey conducted by HABRI and Zoeti showed that 95 percent of pet owners worldwide thought of their pets as part of their families. Find out more ===>

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Shopping With Your Dog? 5 Things to Consider

Shopping With Your Dog? 5 Things to Consider

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Even as more and more places become pet-welcoming and pet-friendly, it is a good idea to get your fur baby acclimated to new sights, sounds and smells before you plan a long excursion. Plan a shopping trip or two first. Read our tips for making a shopping trip fun for you and your pup===>

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How to Teach Your Kids About Pet Care

How to Teach Your Kids About Pet Care

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Pets are wonderful companions for all members of the family. When assigning pet tasks to your children, make sure they’re capable and ready to handle the chore. Read how caring for a pet teaches your children compassion and responsibility ===>

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3 Tips For Keeping Your Pet’s Teeth Clean and Healthy

3 Tips For Keeping Your Pet’s Teeth Clean and Healthy

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To prevent your furbaby from getting oral problems, keep your his teeth clean. Keeping teeth clean can prevent tartar and plaque from building up around your dog’s teeth, which can cause inflammation in your dog’s gums and lead to tooth decay. Learn about the importance of oral care and tips to make it easier ===>

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Dogs Can Differentiate Languages?

Dogs Can Differentiate Languages?

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You and your dog have a special connection and language all your own, right? Imagine finding out that dogs can distinguish between different languages, especially for dog parents living in a bilingual household. Learn more about this intriguing insight ===>

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4 Popular Pet Products to Personalize

4 Popular Pet Products to Personalize

Marketing Tip

Don't miss out on the booming pet parent buying market. Big brands offer pet products and there's no reason your small business can't be part of that shopping trend by pet parents. If you want to differentiate your business, invest in top of the line pet products. Read what the top favorite pet products are===>

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Growing Demand for Luxury Pet Travel

Growing Demand for Luxury Pet Travel

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Marketing your hotel, restaurant or transportation company as a pet-friendly option requires planning, but your pet-loving guests will thank you. It's also important to have an understanding of pet parents’ concerns about vacationing with their dog. Read how you can be a pet-friendly choice ===>

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Non-profits Help Rehome Senior Pets Of Ailing Owners

Non-profits Help Rehome Senior Pets Of Ailing Owners

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What would happen to your beloved dogs and cats if you were to get ill or injured and couldn't take care of them? Do you have a friend or family member who would step up? Would your pets be forced into a shelter? Read about what you need to do now to ensure they are safe and protected even if you're not there ===>

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5 Must-Haves For Your Dog’s Wardrobe

5 Must-Haves For Your Dog’s Wardrobe

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You wear clothes for protection and comfort and your dog can too. An added bonus is that your dog will look adorable! If your brand wants to connect with a pet-loving community offer branded pet t-shirts, hats, bandanas and sweaters. There are health benefits to clothes for dogs. Learn what they are===>

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Why Dogs Lift Their Hind Legs Before They Pee

Why Dogs Lift Their Hind Legs Before They Pee

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Why does your pup lift his (or her!) leg when going potty? Marking is a normal and instinctive behavior among dogs, especially those who haven’t been spayed or neutered yet. Read more about this instinctual behavior ===>

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New Law in Spain: Pets Are Legal Family Members

New Law in Spain: Pets Are Legal Family Members

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We believe that all countries should recognize that our dogs and cats are family members and should be treated as such. Every pet parent wants their pet to live long, happy lives as part of the family. Understanding these new laws ===>

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TikTok Dog Loves To Dress Up

TikTok Dog Loves To Dress Up

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Humans aren’t the only ones affected by the cold weather. Dogs get the chills, too. Some pups even love wearing pet clothes to stay warm. Pet parents are actively seeking out fashions for their dogs in cold and warm weather. How can you get in on the action? Find out here ===>

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How to Keep Your Home Neat When You Have Pets

How to Keep Your Home Neat When You Have Pets

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Pet parents know that pets and clean houses don't really go hand in hand! But cleaning after your furbabies can be easy with the right tools and with diligent cleaning practices. Looking for tips to keep your home neat when you share your life with pets? Read on===> 

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5 Reasons Why Dog Clothes Are Important

5 Reasons Why Dog Clothes Are Important

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Dog clothes are not only an adorable fashion statement, but they could be a way to keep your pup warm, cool or protect them if they have certain health issues. Make sure you dress your dog for the weather and that their clothes fit snugly so they don't trip on them. Read why dog fashion is so fashionable (and healthy!)===>

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5 Best Practices for Marketing Your Pet Food Brand

5 Best Practices for Marketing Your Pet Food Brand

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If you want to grow a pet food business you need to manufacture and sell healthy, creatively packaged and affordable pet food that satisfies the pets consuming it. The product also needs to appeal to the pet parent who will be reading the labels to ensure their fur baby gets the best. Read our marketing tips for your pet food brand===>

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5 Ways To Keep Your Dog Calm During Vet Visits

5 Ways To Keep Your Dog Calm During Vet Visits

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Vet visits don't have to be stressful for your dog or cat -- or for you! It's challenging for pet parents when their pets are stressed out. There are ways to make it a pleasant experience. You don't want to skip routine check-ups as they ensure your fur baby remains healthy. Read these 5 simple tips ===>

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Only Pups Allowed: Creating a Safe Space for Your Dog

Only Pups Allowed: Creating a Safe Space for Your Dog

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Sometimes you just want to get away from it all and just have a space to call your own and relax. Your dog would appreciate the same thing! We have tips for creating a safe space for your dog that he can have for his own haven when he needs to chill. Read tips for creating your dog's safe space===>

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A Guide For Setting Up a Dog-Friendly Office

A Guide For Setting Up a Dog-Friendly Office

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Having a dog-friendly office has a multitude of positive effects on employees but adopting this as a new policy requires careful consideration. Study your workplace environment and make certain the business in which you work allows dogs. Read the rest of our guide on dogs in the workplace ===>

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How to Keep Your Pup Comfy and Cool on Hot Days

How to Keep Your Pup Comfy and Cool on Hot Days

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If you love spending time with your precious pup outdoors, you need to make sure you do it safely. Prevent heatstroke and other health issues when it's hot and sunny outdoors. Don't stay inside, but go outside and be safe! Read more about ways to keep your pup safe in the heat===> 

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Proper Pet-iquette: How Your Dog Should Behave at The Dog Park

Proper Pet-iquette: How Your Dog Should Behave at The Dog Park

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A dog park is a safe place for your dog to socialize but that doesn’t mean you can leave them unattended. You will also want to ensure your dog will be a good dog park playmate! We have dog park "petiquette" tips for pet parents to make dog parks fun for everyone. Read how you and your dog can be great dog park visitors ===>

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3 Ways To Encourage Customers To Write About Your Brand

3 Ways To Encourage Customers To Write About Your Brand

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User-generated content is a great way to get your business noticed. And word of mouth advertising is authentic and new customers will love to see how other pet parents are enjoying your pet merch. Read more about UGC and how your biz can benefit ===>

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4 Reasons To Switch To A Harness For Your Dog

4 Reasons To Switch To A Harness For Your Dog

Product Review

Harnesses are versatile and can be used by almost any dog, with amazing benefits to keep things fun and convenient during your adventures together. You should still put on a collar for your dog’s ID tags. A harness ensures your furry companion is secure, safet and comfortable. Why switch to harnesses===>

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5 Ways To Make Your Hotel Pet-Friendly

5 Ways To Make Your Hotel Pet-Friendly

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Successful pet-friendly hotels pay attention to the needs of their furry and human guests. Provide everyone with amenities to stay comfortable and you’ll definitely build a loyal customer base. More than just welcoming pets, a good hotel makes sure each stay is memorable with special experiences that can’t be found anywhere else. Read more about pet-friendly stays===>

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4 Ways To Safely Play With Your Pup

4 Ways To Safely Play With Your Pup

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Playtime with your dog can benefit you and your canine friend. It can strengthen your bond and improve your well-being. Play time should have some boundaries in place to ensure it's fun for everyone. Read about play time safety ===>

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A Beginner's Guide to Hiking With Your Dog

A Beginner's Guide to Hiking With Your Dog

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Hiking with your pet is a fantastic way to create new memories. It allows you to discover new places with your precious pup. Before you go hiking, make sure you prepare everything you and your canine companion will need. This way, you can ensure you both have a safe and enjoyable time outdoors. Read more hiking tips===> 

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How to Plan a Safe Pet-Friendly Event

How to Plan a Safe Pet-Friendly Event

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Planning an event that’s great for pets means you want to consider their humans' needs, too. Ensure pets at your event are safe, comfortable and well provided for to help everyone have the best possible time. Read about how to go the extra mile===>

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6 Safe Treats To Give Your Dog

6 Safe Treats To Give Your Dog

As with humans, there are foods your pup should only eat in moderation -- or not at all! Even if your pup enjoys human food, human foods may not give them the nutritional benefits they need from a canine diet. In fact, some foods may endanger them or give them digestive problems. Read more about ideal foods===> 

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AZ Veterinarian Gives Pet Safety Tips

AZ Veterinarian Gives Pet Safety Tips

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Pet parents can keep their fur babies safe while ensuring holiday celebrations or any kind of gathering goes smoothly. Brett Cordes, a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine affiliated with the Arizona Animal Hospital, shared a few tips with City Sun Times on how to do just that. Read pet safety tips ===?

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Don't Make These Dog Washing Mistakes

Don't Make These Dog Washing Mistakes

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Bathing your pup can be challenging especially if they get squirmy and try to run away. You can turn bath time into a positive experience if you avoid the mistakes mentioned. Read more ===> 

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Pet Lovers Party Benefits Quincy, MA Animal Shelter

Pet Lovers Party Benefits Quincy, MA Animal Shelter

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Pets and pet parents donned their best Christmas outfits to celebrate the season and raise funds and awareness for Quincy Animal Shelter in Quincy, MA. Read more about this heartwarming benefit for a good cause===>

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5 Types Of Dog Toys Pet Parents Buy

5 Types Of Dog Toys Pet Parents Buy

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Dogs love to play and dog parents are always on the lookout for fun toys their furry friends can enjoy. Because dogs’ toy preferences vary, make sure you have a wide range of branded dog toys to offer. Expand your inventory with dog toys. Read more about toys ===>

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5 Pet Products For Colder Weather

5 Pet Products For Colder Weather

Marketing Tip

To connect with pet parents, have a variety of items pet owners can choose from to help them prepare for the cold season. Stock up and plan promotions to encourage customers to purchase  items. The pet products need to keep pets safe, healthy and happy no matter the season. Read more winter pet product ideas ===>

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How To Include Your Pup In Your Workouts

How To Include Your Pup In Your Workouts

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Regardless of breed, a well-exercised dog is healthier, happier and less likely to develop behavioral problems, as they’re able to regularly release any pent up stress or energy. Our dogs benefit as much from exercise as we do! Read more tips on exercising with your pup ===>

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Does Your Pet Sleep Beside You?

Does Your Pet Sleep Beside You?

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Do you sleep with your pet? If not, maybe you should! Snuggling with pets can benefit people suffering from anxiety or depression. A study also found, “the pet is a big pillow, a big blanket, and [people] may feel that snuggly, cuddly, furry creature decreases their anxiety." Read more reasons co-sleeping is beneficial ===>

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Is Your Dog Scared Of The Vacuum Cleaner?

Is Your Dog Scared Of The Vacuum Cleaner?

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Would you recognize signs of stress and anxiety your dog has when loud noises are present? Unfortunately, many pet parents are unable to properly recognize these signs might think their dog is being playful. Read about how to recognize the signs of anxiety and help your dog ===>

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Why Does Your Dog Tilt His Head?

Why Does Your Dog Tilt His Head?

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Does your pup tilt his or her head when you speak? Your dog could be a GWL (gifted word learner) and that's why you get the tilt in response to your speaking to your pup. Read more about head tilts and discover if your dog is a GWL ===>

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5 Tips For Starting A Dog Training Business

5 Tips For Starting A Dog Training Business

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Invest in branded pet merchandise and give it to your clients for their dogs. This merchandise will keep your name and business in front of them. You might pick up new clients if other pet parents see merchandise with your name and contact info on it. Read more about starting a dog traning biz===>

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Kids Comforted By Therapy Dogs During COVID-19 Vaccinations

Kids Comforted By Therapy Dogs During COVID-19 Vaccinations

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Interested in news about pet therapy and other important issues in the world of our furry friends? For more stories like this one, be sure to check out the PrideBites blog from time to time. Check out our indepth news and marketing articles ===>

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Pandemic Strengthened Pet Parent Bond With Pets

Pandemic Strengthened Pet Parent Bond With Pets

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If the coronavirus pandemic brought any benefits, it is the strengthening of the bonds between pets and pet parents. After experiencing opportunities for bonding during lockdowns, 90% of people surveyed stated they want to continue spending as much time as possible with their fur babies. Read more about this survey ===>

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Life Experience and Environment Affect Dogs’ Communication Styles With Humans

Life Experience and Environment Affect Dogs’ Communication Styles With Humans

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Does your dog have "gaze alteration?" It's a common behavior initiated by dogs to communicate with humans and seek help in accessing unattainable objects, like food or a toy that’s out of reach. Read more about this and consider whether your pup practices it! ===> 

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Improving Animal Welfare: Ojibwe People Revive Spiritual Values

Improving Animal Welfare: Ojibwe People Revive Spiritual Values

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According to U.S. News, stray animals used to be a common sight in the Leech Lake Reservation. The poverty and remoteness of the community meant pet owners couldn’t afford veterinary care and spay and neuter. Read about animal welfare improvements===> 

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Dogs Can Exhibit Human-like ADHD Symptoms

Dogs Can Exhibit Human-like ADHD Symptoms

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Invest in custom dog bandanas for dogs with ADHD. These accessories can have messages printed on them to indicate the dog has special needs. Whenever the pup is out, people will notice the bandana and be cautious or accommodating to the dog’s needs. Read about doggie ADHD ===>

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Minnesota Teen Donates Handmade Wheelchairs To Special Needs Pets

Minnesota Teen Donates Handmade Wheelchairs To Special Needs Pets

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There are dogs who have special needs their humans do their best to accommodate. They may have a disability like blindness or paraplegia, or they may be dealing with a mental health condition like post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Read how a MN teen is helping ===>

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Canines In Couture Strut Their Stuff In Florida

Canines In Couture Strut Their Stuff In Florida

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Not all dogs want to wear clothes. Some tolerate it more than others. Its possible to help your dog get used to the idea of donning clothes and accessories even for just a short time. Read more about a dog fashion show and dressing up your pup. ===>

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Five Best Business Ideas For Animal Lovers

Five Best Business Ideas For Animal Lovers

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There are many ways animal lovers can turn their passion for pets into a profitable business. Pay attention to what pet parents need and want offers insight and could lead to your brand refining its business offerings to meet those demands. Want to reach pet parents? Read more ===>

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Reasons Branded Pet Merch Is Good For Business

Reasons Branded Pet Merch Is Good For Business

Developing your brand is necessary for growing your business and connecting with pet parents. Creating branded pet products is one of the best and most cost-effective ways to do it. From bandanas and shirts to dog leashes, collars, dog and cat toys there are many items you can put your logo, tagline and brand colors on. Still hesitant to make the investment? Read about the benefits ===> 

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Police Dog Works to Comfort the Grieving

Police Dog Works to Comfort the Grieving

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Unprecedented events at home, as mundane as a change in schedule or as devastating as the loss of a family member, are not lost on pets. Human and furred family members should work together to comfort each other and take steps to ensure that everyone can adjust. Read more about a hero dog ===>

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Dogs 'Share' Their Pet Parents' Emotions

Dogs 'Share' Their Pet Parents' Emotions

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A study found what we, as pet parents, already knew: Our dogs and cats pick up on our emotions. If we're happy they are happy. If we are experiencing stress or upset, our dogs understand that, too. Learn how to better connect with your pet and your emotions ===>

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Subaru And Philadelphia Union Holding Dog Adoption Fair

Subaru And Philadelphia Union Holding Dog Adoption Fair

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Subaru is more than a car company because of its pet welfare initiatives. The brand is the largest corporate donor to the ASPCA and has donated more than $30 million to support the well-being of more than 250,000 animals. Read about an upcoming exciting adoption event ===>

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4 In Demand And Top Pet Products

4 In Demand And Top Pet Products

Marketing Tip

For businesses selling pet products, understanding pet parents needs are key to success. Stock up on different products to make it convenient for them to buy everything they need from your store. From pet collars and leashes to tasty treats for dogs, curate a variety of pet supplies. Read more product merchandising tips ===> 

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Dogs Compete In Bonanza Kennel Club Dog Show

Dogs Compete In Bonanza Kennel Club Dog Show

Recently, hundreds of pets and pet parents put their best paws and feet forward as they competed in the Bonanza Kennel Club Dog Show in Carson City, NV. Bonanza KC,...

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Guilford County Opens State-of-the-Art Animal Shelter

Guilford County Opens State-of-the-Art Animal Shelter

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When you adopt a pet -- a dog, cat, bird, reptile or any other pet -- you must be prepared for a lifetime commitment, veterinary bills and unconditional love. Animal rescue groups and animal shelters are an ideal place to find your new companion. Read about a state-of-the art new shelter. ===>

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Pets Don't Need COVID-19 Vaccines But Can Contract The Virus

Pets Don't Need COVID-19 Vaccines But Can Contract The Virus

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Should you get infected with COVID-19, Melissa Justice of the Indiana State Board of Animal Health advises them to socially distance from their pets. This will help prevent said pets from becoming infected with the coronavirus. Read about the pet/human connection & safety tips ===>

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Canines Ride Waves In 50th Dog Surfing Competition

Canines Ride Waves In 50th Dog Surfing Competition

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Some dogs take to the water like fish, while others prefer to stay on the shore. When taking pets to dog-friendly beaches or any significant bodies of water, it’s important for pet parents to use custom dog collars, harnesses or leashes to keep their pups safe. Read on for more dog water safety tips===>

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October Is Adopt A Shelter Dog Month

October Is Adopt A Shelter Dog Month

Marketing Tip

If you're adding a new dog or puppy to your furry family, we have put together a list of reasons to adopt a shelter dog. You'll have a new BFF... and more. Read other reasons here ===> 

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Hilton’s Extended Stay Hotels To Become Pet-Friendly By 2022

Hilton’s Extended Stay Hotels To Become Pet-Friendly By 2022

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Pet parents are bringing their pets along on business or leisure trips, and global hospitality leader Hilton is adapting two of its extended stay hotels to cater to their needs. Read how to be pet-friendly ===>

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Pet TravelPass Simplifies International Travel For Pets

Pet TravelPass Simplifies International Travel For Pets

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The introduction of the Pet TravelPass is welcome news for pet parents, as preparing to travel with their pets is never an easy task. One thing that makes pet travel difficult is compiling up-to-date pet health records. If you travel internationally with your pet you will want to read about this new technology ===>

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Dog Chases Lose Ball During A Cricket Game

Dog Chases Lose Ball During A Cricket Game

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It's important to keep your dog on a leash and a collar or harness for their safety. Don't forget to be a responsible pet parent and pick up the poo! Read about an adorable dog whose antics at a cricket match went viral ===>

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Emergency Pet Shelters Assist Animals Affected by Hurricane Ida

Emergency Pet Shelters Assist Animals Affected by Hurricane Ida

A number of local animal shelters opened their doors to accommodate cats and dogs that have been affected by Hurricane Ida. The rescued animals were brought to emergency shelters in...

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NY Exhibit Pays Tribute to 9/11 Search & Rescue Dogs

NY Exhibit Pays Tribute to 9/11 Search & Rescue Dogs

“9/11 Remembered: Search & Rescue Dogs” is an exhibit that memorializes the service dogs who tirelessly searched for survivors at Ground Zero. Opening at the American Kennel Club’s Museum of...

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Realtors Say People Buy Homes Based On Pets’ Needs

Realtors Say People Buy Homes Based On Pets’ Needs

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Realtors, property managers and community developers can connect with homebuyers and potential homebuyers and stay front-of-mind by giving clients branded pet products they can give to their furbabies. Read how you can connect with pet parents ===>

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Pet Ownership Rates Continue To Rise

Pet Ownership Rates Continue To Rise

Marketing Tip

Businesses don't necessarily need to operate in the pet industry to benefit from the money that pet parents will spend on their fur babies. Your business can cater to the pet parents in their audience by collaborating with a trusted wholesale provider of custom dog items like PrideBites. Find out how ===>>

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Meals on Wheels Central Texas Offers Pet Food and Vet Care Assistance to Senior Pet Owners

Meals on Wheels Central Texas Offers Pet Food and Vet Care Assistance to Senior Pet Owners

Going beyond their mandate to provide nutritious food, Central Texas Meals on Wheels maintains a Pets Assisting the Lives of Seniors (PALS) program that provides an additional supply of pet...

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Tips for a Safe and Comfy Summer Road Trip with Your Pet

Tips for a Safe and Comfy Summer Road Trip with Your Pet

Marketing Tip

If you own a business in the automobile industry, cater to pet parents. Sell or give away useful items like branded car seat belts, car seat covers, travel bowls, zippered poop bag pouches and refills, to name a few. See ways your brand can go along for the ride with your pet-loving customers ===>

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Thriving Doggie Daycares Cater To Pandemic Pet Owners

Thriving Doggie Daycares Cater To Pandemic Pet Owners

Marketing Tip

Promising pet parent numbers pave the way for opportunities for businesses catering to pet parents. The demand for pet products is also increasing. That being said, dog lovers are looking for more than just essential pet merchandise, such as nylon dog collars, running leashes and chest harnesses. Read about what pet parents want===>>

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Cat Accessories Market Grows Because Of Cat Adoptions

Cat Accessories Market Grows Because Of Cat Adoptions

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The rise in cat adoption and ownership rates signals new opportunities for your pet business. This is a good time to market specialty cat accessories including customized cat collars and catnip toys. This could be an untapped market for your brand. Read how you can connect with cat parents in meaningful ways ===>>>

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How to Keep Dogs Safe from Wildfire Smoke

How to Keep Dogs Safe from Wildfire Smoke

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Smoke from wildfires pose health risks to humans and fur babies. Experts advise keeping pets indoors, preferably in a cool, shaded area. To ensure pups stay hydrated and fed, provide them with custom dog stainless steel bowls. Read more pet wildfire safety tips ===>

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Dog Training for Pandemic Pups

Dog Training for Pandemic Pups

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Many people became "pandemic pet parents" and that meant many animal shelters and rescues were empty! That is such great news... but there are some things new pet parents need to remember...learn what they are ===>

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Hundreds of Dogs Die, Fall Ill Due to Pet Food Company's FDA Violations

Hundreds of Dogs Die, Fall Ill Due to Pet Food Company's FDA Violations

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a corporate-wide warning to Midwestern Pet Foods, Inc., after discovering that the company committed significant violations of food safety protocols that may...

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South Bend Reports Spike in Canine Respiratory Disease

South Bend Reports Spike in Canine Respiratory Disease

Kennel cough is on the rise in South Bend, according to several kennels and veterinary practices in the area. However, experts stress that this uptick in cases is not a...

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Study Links Some Dry Pet Food Brands to Heart Disease in Dogs

Study Links Some Dry Pet Food Brands to Heart Disease in Dogs

Researchers from Tufts University have found that certain dry dog foods, particularly those containing peas, could lead to a fatal canine heart disease called dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). No dog food...

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Expert: Pets with Diabetes Require Special Care from Owners

Expert: Pets with Diabetes Require Special Care from Owners

Pet owners who care for diabetic cats and dogs need to pay closer attention to their companion animal’s diet and activity level. Second to administering insulin injections, ensuring that pets...

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How Pet Food Pantry Helps Pets & Owners & How Your Brand Can Contribute

How Pet Food Pantry Helps Pets & Owners & How Your Brand Can Contribute

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Pet parents want to welcome a new pup or kitten, but financial considerations may prevent them from adopting. If your brand wants to connect with pet parents, help get pets adopted and into forever homes, this story is sure to inspire ===>

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Pandemic Puppies Benefit From Boom In Pet Products And Gadgets

Pandemic Puppies Benefit From Boom In Pet Products And Gadgets

Did you adopt a puppy during the pandemic? You're not alone. Now, though if you're going back to work, how will your puppy cope? This question needs to be pondered by long-time dog owners. Your dog got accustomed to you being home and now he will be home alone. Read how to ease them into the new routine>>>

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Save A Life: Never Leave Your Pets In A Car

Save A Life: Never Leave Your Pets In A Car

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The temperatures in your car -- even with the windows cracked can quickly become deadly for your beloved furbaby. Keep your pet home. Keep him or her safe. 5 actionable tips ===>

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Pet Parents Advised To Include Pets In Evacuation Plans

Pet Parents Advised To Include Pets In Evacuation Plans

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The time to prepare for an emergency or a potential evacuation is now -- today. Plan for both your human family members and your furry family members. Have your go-bag ready. Read about what your pets need to know ===>

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Who’s Watching Your Pets When You Go Back To Work?

Who’s Watching Your Pets When You Go Back To Work?

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Our dogs crave routine and for the past year, for many dogs, the routine was to have you home with them. If you're going back to work, who will be there to keep your pup company? Here are some options to consider ===>

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How Pet Product Sellers Help Pandemic Pets Feel At Home Post-Adoption

How Pet Product Sellers Help Pandemic Pets Feel At Home Post-Adoption

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Is your store or brand ready to provide what pet parents need? Are you a brand keen on making a good impression with pet parents? Check out our ideas on how to connect. ===> 

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How To Prepare Your Pets For Hurricane Season

How To Prepare Your Pets For Hurricane Season

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Don't wait until the hurricane or weather emergency has been announced for the area in which you live. Get your pet's "go-bag" ready now. As a brand, providing collars, leashes, beds, harnesses & toys is a great way to help your pet-loving community protect their fur baby. Read more storm prep tips ===>

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Former Stray Chosen As Professional Dog Beer Taste Tester

Former Stray Chosen As Professional Dog Beer Taste Tester

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From stray to professional dog beer taste tester -- talk about turning your life around! Read about how much of an inspiration Ethan is and just how adorable. Thank you for saving his life! --->

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Help Pet Parents Protect Their Dogs from the Sun

Help Pet Parents Protect Their Dogs from the Sun

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Do you protect your dog and cat from the harmful rays of the sun? If you don't, you should! As a business owner you can offer protective items for the pet parents your brand serves. Keep pets safe this summer. Here's how --->

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Inspiring Others with Your Brand: How Dog Bow Ties Helped Shelter Dogs Find Forever Homes

Inspiring Others with Your Brand: How Dog Bow Ties Helped Shelter Dogs Find Forever Homes

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Is there anything your brand can do to help shelter dogs and cats find forever homes? Yes! Invest in leashes, collars, bandanas or other items to help them get adopted. Learn more about how you can help --->

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How Your Business Can Help Owners Secure Their Pets

How Your Business Can Help Owners Secure Their Pets

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How can you, as a business owner, help your customers keep their pups safe and improve the pet’s chances of being returned? We have answers! --->

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