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Emmy Rossum Joins Best Friends Adoption Event for #UpgradeYourWorld

Emmy Rossum Partners With Windows 10 And Best Friends Animal Society As Part Of The Upgrade Your World Movement

Actress Emmy Rossum partners with Windows 10 and Best Friends Animal Society as part of Upgrade Your World on August 21, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Ari Perilstein/Getty Images for Microsoft) Doggedly devoted fans of Shameless may know her for her portrayal of Fiona Gallagher on the hit Showtime series, but fans of […]

Faithfully Yours, A Book Trailer that Will Make You Smile!

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OK, we all need a little smile after our busy Mondays, right? Take a moment to enjoy this beautiful book trailer for Faithfully Yours: The Amazing Bond Between Us and the Animals We Love. This new book by Peggy Frezon will be published in October by Paraclete Press. The book is filled with true stories […]

Boomer Esiason Poses for Show Your Soft Side Campaign

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During his years as a NFL quarterback, he played for the Arizona Cardinals, the Cincinnati Bengals and the New York Jets. The now-retired football pro Boomer Esiason has teamed up with a public service campaign that has a game plan for tackling the topic of dog and cat abuse. Photographer Leo Howard Lubow captured the […]

Enter #NutrishPetMoments Contest: $1500 + 1-Year Supply of Nutrish!

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It’s hard to believe–really, really hard to believe–but this Friday will mark Tiki’s SEVENTH “gotcha” day when we adopted her at our local shelter. She’s not our most recent adoptee (18-month-old Lucky has that distinction) but Tiki’s arrival was definitely one that impacted our lives in a major way. With her adoption, just six months […]

National Dog Day August 26th

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As pet parents, we know that every day offers us an opportunity to show our furry family members that our fondness for them is far from mere puppy love…it’s dogged devotion! However, one day in particular has been set aside to give all Rovers the recognition they so deserve. Established in 2004 by pet and […]

National #ChecktheChipDay August 15th

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Statistics state that approximately 10 million dogs and cats find themselves lost each year, and although many companion animals are now happily reunited with those they love thanks to microchipping, the implant can only be of help if the information it contains is current. As a reminder to get your canine or cat companion microchipped […]

Bloggers: Join Us for a Kurgo Dog Harness Giveaway!

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Pet bloggers: would you like to join in a group giveaway? We’re hosting the Kurgo Dog Harness giveaway from August 17-31. (If you don’t have a blog, stay tuned for the giveaway on August 17!) This is a group giveaway which means that a giveaway post will run on your individual blog but all the […]

How You Can Make #ONEDifference (+ a Giveaway!)

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This post is sponsored by Purina. I am being compensated for helping spread the word about Purina ONE, but DogTipper only shares information we feel is relevant to our readers–and we LOVE to share stories of adoptable pets! If there’s one thing that Hollywood loves, it’s a comeback story. Well, this Saturday, LA was home […]

Celebrate Snoopy’s Birthday! #DrawSnoopy

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On August 10th the world’s most beloved beagle will celebrate his birthday, and to draw attention to the occasion the director of The Peanuts Movie invites fans to tap into their inner Charles Schulz by creating a sketch of Snoopy. The following video offers step by step instructions for drawing a likeness of the charismatic […]

Fashion’s Frenzy for the Bull Terrier

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Today we have a special guest post from Jody Miller-Young. Are you a stylish dog parent? Jody Miller-Young, pet fashion expert, editor, designer & radio host helps dog lovers live life stylishly! Discover the latest fashions, travel stories, training tips and giveaways on her blog, Bark & Swagger. www.barkandswagger.com You can also follow Jody on […]

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