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Ask the Vet: Are Seven Dog Years Equal to One Human Year?

Posted by on Jan 3, 2020 in Ask The Vet, Dogs | 0 comments

Ask the Vet: Are Seven Dog Years Equal to One Human Year?

How old is your dog? The old adage is that, for every one human year, a dog ages seven years. So, is this true? Learn how veterinarians determine the most accurate age of a dog in relation to human years.

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Pet Spotlight: Nelson of the Canine Airport Therapy Squad

Posted by on Dec 27, 2019 in Dogs, Pet Spotlight | Comments Off on Pet Spotlight: Nelson of the Canine Airport Therapy Squad

Did you know that canines are the "Pawfessional" greeters at the Denver International Airport? Since 2015, the CATS Program (Canine Airport Therapy Squad) has been providing a furry face and warm welcome to stressed travelers from around the world. We recently caught up with Nelson's owner Ron Horn to learn more about his amazing pooch and the impact Nelson has had on the concourse at one of the nation's busiest airports.

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Pet and Animal Movies Coming in 2020

Posted by on Dec 20, 2019 in Fun Stuff | 0 comments

Pet and Animal Movies Coming in 2020

A couple of sequels and remakes make up part of the lineup for the pet and animal movies coming in 2020! Get a new calendar so you can mark the dates for these new movies!

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Pet Spotlight: Barley with the Working Dogs for Conservation

Posted by on Dec 6, 2019 in Dogs, Fun Stuff, Pet Spotlight | Comments Off on Pet Spotlight: Barley with the Working Dogs for Conservation

Pet Spotlight: Barley with the Working Dogs for Conservation

Today we are learning more about Barley, part of the Working Dogs for Conservation program headquartered in Bozeman, Montana.

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In the News: Feeling lonely? A Dog May Help!

Posted by on Nov 27, 2019 in Dogs, In The News | Comments Off on In the News: Feeling lonely? A Dog May Help!

In the News: Feeling lonely? A Dog May Help!

Ask most pet owners, and they’ll tell you all the wonderful joys that come with having a dog, cat, or other beloved animal in their lives. By most accounts, pets make individuals and families happier, less stressed, and most importantly, less lonely.

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These Therapy Dogs Are Making Air Travel a Whole Lot Less Stressful

Posted by on Nov 21, 2019 in Dogs | Comments Off on These Therapy Dogs Are Making Air Travel a Whole Lot Less Stressful

These Therapy Dogs Are Making Air Travel a Whole Lot Less Stressful

If you’ve ever felt frustrated, worried, or the least bit stressed while traveling by air (ahem, who hasn’t!?), you’ll love the way that Denver International Airport (DEA) has found a solution to these common challenges.

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In the News: How Conservation Dogs Help Track Endangered Species

Posted by on Nov 14, 2019 in Dogs, In The News | Comments Off on In the News: How Conservation Dogs Help Track Endangered Species

In the News: How Conservation Dogs Help Track Endangered Species

Dogs have been putting their keen sense of smell to good use for hundreds of years. Now, dogs are being tasked with another important role: Endangered species trackers.

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4 Mistakes Cat Owners Sometimes Make

Posted by on Nov 1, 2019 in Cats, Fun Stuff | 0 comments

4 Mistakes Cat Owners Sometimes Make

Being a cat owner is no piece of cake. Here are the biggest pitfalls to watch out for to avoid some of the more common mistakes.

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Ask the Vet: Why Do Cats Knead?

Posted by on Oct 25, 2019 in Ask The Vet, Cats | Comments Off on Ask the Vet: Why Do Cats Knead?

Ask the Vet: Why Do Cats Knead?

Does your cat ever “make biscuits”? Or “knead dough?” These terms commonly refer to the ritual of cat kneading. Animal scientists and researchers have suggested a few theories why cats do this.

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Want to Live Longer? Try Getting a Dog

Posted by on Oct 18, 2019 in Dogs | Comments Off on Want to Live Longer? Try Getting a Dog

Want to Live Longer? Try Getting a Dog

Who isn’t looking for another way to increase their lifespan? Well, here’s a new one for you: A recent study published by an American Heart Association journal claims that if you own a dog, you’ll live longer. The study outlines the positive health outcomes of dog ownership, suggesting that a number of unique benefits can be linked to taking care of a canine companion

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