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Dog Park Safety for All Breeds

By Tony Johnson

As a veteran vet of 20 years in the small animal ER, one of the most heartbreaking emergencies I've seen over the years goes by the name of "Big dog - Little dog" in medical slang. It's heartbreaking because not only does the bigger dog usually win, human bites (while they try to break up the fight) are common, and in most cases these fights arise out of a simple desire to take your dog for a walk. Here are some tips and tricks to help you keep your pet (big or little) out of trouble at the dog park.

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Dogs in Maryville, Tennessee Finally Have a Dog Park of Their Own!

By Justin Young

Pet parents in Maryville, Tennessee now have a new place to socialize and exercise their dogs! On Saturday, May 14, 2016, the City of Maryville, Parks and Recreation, and Radio Systems Corporation partnered for the grand opening of the PetSafe® Pistol Creek Dog Park. It's the 9th PetSafe Dog Park to open in the Knoxville area since 2006.

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How to Make National Pet Day Special for Your Pets

By Amy Shojai

April 11th is National Pet Day, but at my house, it's "pet day" all the time. Here are my top 5 ways to celebrate your cats and dogs on National Pet Day or any day.

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5 Fun Outdoor Activities for You & Your Dog

By Justin Young

With temperatures rising and daylight lasting longer, there are plenty of reasons to have some outdoor fun. What better way to ring in spring than with an adventure for you and your pet? Here are 5 outdoor activities to do with your dog.

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Why Tug Is the BEST Game to Play With Your Dog

By Rosalee Kaschel

Want a great anytime, anywhere game that will wear your dog out quickly while helping to teach them obedience, bite inhibition, and impulse control, all while strengthening your bond with your dog? Play some tug!

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Find the Right Toy to Entertain Playful Cats

By Amy Shojai

It's great fun to watch cats play, but when kitten play goes overboard, what's a caring pet parent to do? Just as bored dogs target inappropriate items, a playful cat or kitten left alone can turn your house upside down.

PetSafe photo contest winner

We Have a Winner in the Love Your Pet Day Photo Sweepstakes

By Justin Young

In honor of National Love Your Pet Day, PetSafe® brand asked fans to share a photo of their pet and tell us about your favorite memory with them. More than 250 people shared their story with us for a chance to win free PetSafe toys for a year. Who was our lucky winner?