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10 Ways to Help Homeless Pets

By Stacy Hackett

In honor of International Homeless Animals Day, held on the 3rd  Saturday of August every year, here are 10 ways you can help homeless animals in your community.

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How Microchips & I.D. Tags Save Lives

By Tony Johnson

Have you ever had a pet go missing? Each year, millions of pets get lost or separated from their owners and homes. Some manage to get back home, while for others, their fate remains a mystery to their loving families. I'd like to share a few tips and pointers about microchips that may help reunite you with a lost pet. I'll also provide some tips for steps to take if your pet does become lost.

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Should You Pet That Cat? How to Tell If a Cat Is Feral

By Meredith Stepita

We've all seen cats living outside that look just like our pet cats. Some of these cats may have owners, but others are what we started calling feral long ago. Feral cats are the same domestic cats that live in our homes, but they aren't socialized to humans or have lost that socialization over time by either being born outdoors or abandoned. Wondering how to tell if a cat is feral and what you can do to help her?

How Can Your Last-Minute Holiday Shopping Help Shelter Pets?

By Jessie McDowell

Still have a few gifts left on your shopping list? We've got the perfect gift ideas for the pets and pet lovers left on your list. The best part? You'll be helping spread some holiday cheer to pets in need. For every gift purchased from our Naughty or Nice Pet Present Guide, we'll donate a toy to an animal shelter.

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Pet Theft Awareness

By Jim Tedford

An estimated 2 million pets are stolen each year and only 10% of these pets are returned to their owners. To protect your pet, it's important to know about pet theft.

Finding a Lost or Missing Pet

By Jim Tedford

If you’ve ever lost a pet or had one go missing, you know it can be an extremely traumatic experience for you as well as your pet. Follow this guide to help you find your pet as quickly as possible.

7 Reasons We Love Shelter Cats & 3 Ways You Can Help Them

By Roslyn McKenna

They're loveable, great at parties, and keep you healthy. Let's celebrate how awesome cats are.