Pet Calendar: July 4th Pet Safety Tips

Pet Calendar: July 4th Pet Safety Tips There are many pets who are frightened beyond measure when it comes to fireworks that light up the sky in many areas of the country on July 4. Some pet parents even speak of how neighbors continually set off fireworks and firecrackers and how disturbed and terrified their

National Mutt Day: July Pet Calendar

National Mutt Day: Mixed Breed Day: July 31 While we celebrate all dogs of all breeds and mixed breeds each and every day we love that there is a day set aside to specifically celebrate our mixed breed furry friends! (Watch video below) We believe the origin of this day, which started in 2005, is

Pet Calendar: Clear The Shelter Day is July 23

#ClearTheShelters On July 23, hundreds of animal shelters across the country are coming together for a one-day adoption drive. These shelters will waive or lower adoption fees as a way to help the shelter animals find a loving, forever home. The goal is to “clear the shelters” and get as many animals adopted as possible.

Dog Film Festival

Our editor, Robbi Hess, was a VIP guest at the Dog Film Festival in Rochester, NY at the Little Theater. The festival, which was open to pet parents and their dogs, was the first time The Little had opened its doors to four-legged patrons. Lydia Primakov, special events assistant, said “We’ve never done an event