According to the 2011-2012 National Pet Owners Survey conducted by the American Pet Products Association about 62% of U.S. families own a pet or pets. Pets are not only great companions but have proven to help those with depression, allergies, sickness and overall health of their owners. But they also come with financial responsibilities. We … Continue reading The truth about owning dogs and cats
There are two main cost areas when owning a pet: the initial cost (adoption costs, vaccinations, training, etc.) and then general costs over your pet’s lifetime (food, toys, routine vet visits, etc.) Combining both of these costs together will give you a rough estimate of the lifetime cost of your pet. Even without some of … Continue reading The lifetime cost of a pet
Every now and again a heartwarming story emerges of a dog who defied all odds and expectations to perform some type of heroic act. These “tales” can brighten up your day and make you realize that man’s best friend can also be a lifesaver. Here are the stories of seven dogs who performed heroic feats … Continue reading 7 sweet dog stories you should read
Super duper love, that kind of affection from Jesus Christ to the world, is exactly what we need to make this world a better place. Even dogs know this. In far away Uzhgorod, a location in Ukraine, one wounded dog was too hurt to move away from the railway track. What led to her injury … Continue reading Puppy-Love: The only thing we need to make life worth living
Special swimming pools for pets just turned into a booming business this summer in most parts of China, as heat waves pose a big threat to health--for both humans and animals, especially dogs. Most pet owners don't go a day without letting their dogs get a feel of the cool pool water just as anyone would … Continue reading Amazing Pictures Of Dogs Enjoying Cool Summer In A Pool.