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A blog for pet lovers and their pets! Each month we’ll post new, top stories that relate to your favorite topic. Have a topic you want to know more about? Let our Pet Research Guru’s do the work for you and we’ll post it right away for all to see!

Pet Pro Facts

To survive, every bird must eat at least half its own weight in food each day.

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Hot Spot Getaways With Your Pets

With Summer weather just around the corner,  we are all starting to get the itch to travel. Finding a place where Fido or your purrfect kitty can go isn’t always easy though. We’ve compiled a great weekend getaway list that you and your pets will truly love. From a stay-cation in Illinois or a quick trip to Indiana, Wisconsin, Iowa, Michigan or Missouri we got you locally covered for a weekend of fun. Check out our top hot spot list here …

Dog with spotted tongue

Why are there black spots on my dogs tongue?

Does it mean my dog is part chow? Nope, well maybe. Where it is true that one of the most well known traits of a chow is black spots on the tongue, it isn’t only specific to chows. It could be one of 38 different breeds actually. Have you ever seen a beautiful golden puppy, like the one above with black spots on its tongue? Well we’re here to tell you what those spots really are and why they’re there.

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What’s in your dogs food?

Have you ever gone down the dog food aisle and feel lost? Did you just end up picking out the best looking packaging that was within your price range and called it a day? Now, have you ever gone to the store and read the different labels to figure out what would be good for them? If not, it’s time to start. We’re here to make buying the right dog food for them, simpler. 

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Preparing for the holidays

Going out of town can be a nerve wrecking feeling, both for you and your pet. Trying to travel when you have a pet can create stressors, if not properly planned. In home sitting is the best option to reduce the amount of stress on your furry family member. Allowing them to remain at home …