It’s important to know what dangers can occur when you hike with your dog, even if some are unlikely. Having a plan for those unexpected events can be a lifesaver for you and your pet, so we’ve put together a list to help you plan your hikes so you can continue to do so problem-free for years to come.
Our pets’ health and happiness deserves and requires just as much attention as our own, but understanding their dietary and activity needs can be a challenge. Lucky for us and our four-legged friends, pet health technology is on the rise, and these fourteen tools help make it much easier to provide our pets with a long, high-quality and happy life.
After adopting Jack, an “unadoptable” obese, anxious and irritable yellow lab requiring medication, Steve Pelletier knew he had to find a way to improve the dog’s health and quality of life—and he was going to use the power of data to do so. His efforts led to SlimDoggy, an app like a RunKeeper and Weight Watchers for dogs, for pet owners everywhere.
When it comes healthy travel, bringing our pets along can be difficult and pose unique challenges and questions. We sat down with Betsy Saul, founder of Petfinder, to get her advice.