Category Archives: Pet Care and Training

How a Remote Trainer Helped My Dog

By Jessica Medlin, Marketing Research Specialist When my dog, Emmitt, was named, we thought we just named him after a legendary football player. Well, this football player was a top-notch runner… so we quickly found out that Emmitt was the … Continue reading

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Dog Restaurant Etiquette

By Roslyn McKenna, PetSafe Web Content Specialist Spring is here, which means it’s time for more hikes, walks, and swimming. My dog Doc loves going on outdoor excursions with me, especially when he gets to explore new places. I’ve worked … Continue reading

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Here’s to a Happy Mother’s Day!

By Sarah Folmar, Brand Communications Specialist Being a mother is the most difficult and most rewarding job. The past 10 months have been a learning experience for me. Having a child opens a new world of lessons, and if you … Continue reading

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Important Skills to Train Your Dog

By Michelle Mullins, CPDT-KA, KPA-CTP As a professional dog trainer I get asked one question more than any other, “What is the most important thing to train a dog to do?” My answer is usually, “It depends,” because what you … Continue reading

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Is your pet at risk for heartworm disease?

By Dr. Patrick Mahaney, VMD Heartworm is a preventable but potentially life-threatening disease spread by the bite of a mosquito carrying the blood-borne parasite. When a mosquito bites a heartworm-positive animal, it carries the heartworm parasite to the next animal … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Family Comfortable When You Travel

By Sarah Folmar, Brand Communications Specialist The number one material item I wanted when we moved into our new home was a large bed so that I could stretch out and rest comfortably at home. The first thing we did … Continue reading

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Pet Tested, Owner Approved: The Train ‘n Praise

By Jessica Medlin, PetSafe Marketing Research Specialist The PetSafe® Train ‘n Praise™ is a reward system that uses a handheld remote and treat dispenser to positively reinforce good behavior at home. The Train ‘n Praise remotely dispenses dry treats or … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Dog Healthy All Year

By Jessie McDowell, Marketing Content Specialist Keeping your dog healthy often makes us think of simply taking him to the vet and cleaning his ears. Health for your pet is so much more than vet visits; it is a super … Continue reading

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Spring into Family Adventures

By Sarah Folmar, Brand Communications Specialist If you’re a new parent, you probably have friends who have been through this all before. Some of us have those friends who seem to be superheroes when it comes to balancing a human … Continue reading

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