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Golden retriever with a bandana playing in the snow for pet exercise

Winter Safety Tips For Your Dog or Cat

If there’s one thing that pretty much everyone can agree on, it’s that winter can be downright bitter. But however harsh it can be for us humans, there are ways we can cope with freezing temperatures or biting winds: hats, jackets, blankets, hand warmers and, for some of us, Hot Toddies. On the other hand, […]

Mastiff in Garden Scratching Allergies

Stop the Scratching: How to Deal with Pet Allergies

We humans are lucky. If we get allergies we can buy pills or inhalers or visit the doctor for a prescription. Our pets, however, have to rely on us to notice them scratching, licking or chewing (at any part of their body), runny eyes or nose, or loose stools, caused by environmental, flea or food […]

Golden retriever with a bandana playing in the snow for pet exercise

Getting Your Pet Exercise in Winter

Welcome to winter, where the days are short and the air is bitterly cold. Even though you’ve made a New Year’s Resolution to get more active with your pet, it can feel impossible to find the motivation for pet exercise this time of the year. The great news is, you have options whether to exercise […]

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Gridiron Good Luck: 6 Popular Real-Life College Football Mascots

Three reasons we at Live The Pet Life love fall: 1) Pumpkin spice everything. 2) College football. 3) College football (you can really never have enough college football). So to say we’re excited to see our teams back on the gridiron is just a bit of an understatement. But you know what we also love about […]

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5 Summer ‘People’ Foods That Cats And Dogs Shouldn’t Eat, Plus 5 Healthy Alternatives

Ask almost anyone and they’ll tell you that summer is grilling season. From onions and steaks to peaches and corn, we Americans will put pretty much anything on the grill. And it’s for a few very good reasons: grilling puts the heat from cooking outside, saving air conditioning costs; there’s nothing like the taste of […]