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5 Top Products to Spoil Your Pet

The PetHub team might be small, but it's jam packed with people who are passionate about pets. We love pampering our own dogs, cats, and birds and we also love enhancing the lives of other pets in our respective circles. Did one of our team members host a dog birthday party for her dog last weekend? Yes, yes she did. 

Considerations when Bringing a New Pet Home

The team at Eusoh have written a guest article for us for Lost Pet Prevention Month. The views and recommendations made are those of the guest contributers.

One of the missions of the Eusoh community is affordable care for all pets but a huge part of that is keeping them safe. We believe one of the most important aspects of pet parenting is preparing and preventing the worst possible scenarios.

Pet Travel Safety by Car for Dogs & Cats

Until recently, I lived about an hour and a half from my immediate family, meaning any visit included a road trip. For a window of time, we relied on pet lodging (either in-home care or pet hotels, depending on availability). After one of our pets was injured while being cared for by someone else, it was decided that, if my pets can’t come along, the trip isn’t happening.

Losing Myles - A Tale from GoPetFriendly

Amy Burkert from GoPetFriendly contributed a guest article for PetHub to help Pet Parents prepare for Lost Pet Prevention Month in July. 

Absolutely gutted. There are no other words. That’s how I felt as I watched my lightening-fast dog racing off after three deer.

Safely take your Dog for a Bike Ride

The team at Buddyrider have written a guest article for us for Lost Pet Prevention Month. The views and recommendations made are those of the guest contributers. PetHub reminds readers to review safety guidelines of products, including size and weight parameters when deciding which products to buy and use.

Do you long to take your canine companion with you when you go for a bike ride but wonder if it is safe?  It can be, if you do it right.

Should I take my pet with me on vacation?

The team at Trusted Housesitters have written a guest article for us for Lost Pet Prevention Month. The views and recommendations made are those of the guest contributers. 

Got a four-pawed Houdini on your hands? You’re not alone. In fact, an overwhelming (and frankly, let’s face it - heartbreaking) 10 million pets are lost each year - that boils down to around 1 in 3 pets who will be lost during their lifetime.*

Cat Enrichment - Preventing Escape & Walking a Cat on a Leash

As a volunteer at a local shelter, I overhear conversations pet parents have with members of the staff on a regular basis. Considering the high volume of cats and kittens that are in the shelter, particularly in the warmer months, it's common to overhear conversations about a family cat going missing because it's referred to as an indoor/outdoor cat. While not all the time, a statement along the lines of "we simply can't keep our cat indoors, it's not in his nature," is something staff members and volunteers have heard frequently enough to anticipate it.

PetHub Gives Back: What Is Shelter Share?

PetHub cares about helping as many pets as possible. One way we help is by ensuring lost pets get home quickly through our PetHub tags. We also help shelters, local municipalities and other animal rescue organizations that aid in finding homes for pets through our Shelter Share program.

Tips & Tools for Lost Pet Prevention

The team at Stashios has written a guest article for PetHub to help Pet Parents prepare for Lost Pet Prevention Month in July. Read futher for their tips and tools to help with Lost Pet Prevention.

Prevent your pet from going missing: How to keep flight-risk dogs safe

A staggering amount of dogs and cats go missing each year – in fact 1 out of every 3 pets will go missing at some point in their life. It’s a devastating moment no pet parent wants to experience, but there are steps you can take right now to keep your pet safe.