What Animal Control Officers Wished You Knew

The summer marks a three month window where homegrown fireworks displays could happen at any moment. While an annoyance for some, the loud noises can be terrifying for pets, triggering their fight or flight response. That, combined with warmer weather, open windows, and visitors who don’t always fully shut doors upon their arrival, could lead to a pet finding their way outside of the safety of your home.

Tips To Keep Pets From Getting Lost While Traveling

Traveling with your pets is a great way to make memories together. But having your pets off their normal routine and in unfamiliar environments  can make it easier for you to lose track of your furkids as well as keep them calm and entertained. Good News, you can follow these tips to help keep your pets safe, happy and with you!

Lost Pet Prevention Month 2021

Lost Pet Prevention Month was started back in 2014 with the same goal in mind as we have today - to educate pet parents on lost pet prevention & recovery. This year will be filled with Facebook Lives, articles, giveaways AND MORE!

The Benefits of Mixing Wet and Dry Food for Dogs

It sometimes seems like dogs will eat anything - except for those times when they turn up their nose at dinner time. Even if they have enjoyed the same kibble recipe for years, there are many factors that can cause your dog to suddenly stop – including age, health issues, or even a change in their environment.

Tips on Preventing Feline Dental Disease

Whether you are new to being a pet parent or have had your furry friend for years, we know how expensive vet bills can be - especially when it comes to dental. Luckily, pet technology has only gotten better and we now have access to tools that improve the life of our pet’s as well as our lives as pet parents!

From the Vault (Pet Lover Geek): All About Puppies

We are starting a new Pet Lover Geek series called From the Vault! We will be bringing back episodes from past seasons that we think are packed full of important and relevant information for pet parents. In this From The Vault episode, Lorien talks with Robin Bennett, Kim Paciotti, and Ruth Ann Lobos about puppies and what is important during that stage of your new furry friends life.

How to Choose Dog Food

When it comes to dog food, one size may not fit all. Dogs may have different nutritional needs based on their breed size and stage of life, and it’s important to consider this when making decisions for them so they can live the longest and happiest life possible.

You’ve decided to adopt a second dog. Here’s what you need to know.

Dogs bring so much to our lives; they’re the ultimate companions which help reduce our feelings of depression, anxiety and loneliness, and can even teach us as kids how to be more compassionate and cope better with stress as we grow up. So, is having two dogs better than one?  In many cases, the answer can be an emphatic YES! But make sure to do your homework to make the right decision for your entire family, humans and pets included.

7 Things To Do if Your Pup Gets Loose

This is a featured guest article from Harper. A human training app for the modern dog and Apple App of the Day.

PetHub Picks: Our Favorite Products for Older Dogs

We know how important it is to keep your dog comfortable and happy as they are aging. Our PetHub team rallied together to share some of their older pups favorite and well loved products!

Every Day Is Tag Day 2021

We are so excited to be celebrating "Every Day Is Tag Day"! Tags are SO important to ensuring that your pet's are safe at all times. In honor of this special day we are offering BOGO on our PetHub ID Tag's! 

What’s Important for a Puppy’s Diet to Help Them Grow and Thrive?

Bringing a puppy into your life is exciting, but it can be overwhelming learning how to care for them in the best way possible - especially when it comes to food. It is important for our pups to have a well balanced diet so that they are at their healthiest while growing. We want to make it easy for you and explain what to look for when choosing your puppys new food!

Does your dog eat a lot? It might be genetic

Discover how DNA could be keeping you pup from feeling full after mealtimes, causing long-term health problems. Embark Veterinary's DNA test can help test for a gene mutation that effects your dog's ability to recieve the "I'm full" message.

PetHub Picks: Our Favorite Toys for Young Puppies

As part of the Bringing Hedy Home series, PetHub's COO, Lorien, and her 4-month old Boston Terrier explore the world of puppy toys and have selected some of their absolute favorites.

Cat-Friendly (and Covid Conscious) Meet Up Ideas

There are plenty of places for cat lovers to go on dates, and not all are necessarily based around cats! The one thing I have learned about cat people is that they are usually very easy going and patient people because they are used to being around cats.

Dog-Friendly (and Covid Conscious) Meet Up Ideas

Looking for an outdoor, Covid-conscious dog-friendly meetup idea? If you’re down South, you’re lucky. Otherwise… ready for summer already? Us, too. Where can you meet someone with your pup outside now - or maybe more so when the temperatures start rising? Dig - The Dog Person’s Dating App has got you and your pup covered.

Bringing Hedy Home: Starting Puppy Training Early

Lorien and Hedy have started training early! They are using The Dog Gurus awesome (all virtural) 6-month puppy training course to start off on the right paw.

Bringing Hedy Home: A Puppy's Week of Firsts

Bringing a puppy home is not only a whirlwind for you, but also for your puppy! Lorien talks about Hedy's week of firsts and all the fun (and lessons learned) during the week.

Bringing Hedy Home: Prepping Our Space (and Brains)

Bringing Hedy Home is PetHub's very own puppy series! In this second installment, Lorien preps her house (and brain) for a new puppy. She outlines what must-haves products to have before the puppy arrives.

Bringing Hedy Home: Just Before

Bringing Hedy Home is PetHub's very own puppy series! In this first installment, Lorien reflects on the decision to welcome a new Boston Terrier puppy into her life.

Dog Training Mistakes We All Make

We've all made mistakes when it comes to training our dogs! Lucky for us, Robin Bennett (a certified professional dog trainer) is here to answer some of the most common questions asked by pet parents.

Pet Lover Geek: What Is Really In My Dog's Food?

Lorien sits down with Dustin McAdams, founder and CEO of PupJoy, to talk about what sustainability means in the pet industry and how it translates to the food we feed our dogs.

How to Avoid Bad Ingredients in Natural Dog Food & Treats

When it comes to our dogs, we are willing to do whatever it takes to keep them healthy and happy. More than ever, our pups are being treated like members of the family, and along with that comes shifting ideas about the types of products we purchase for them. We want food and treats that are healthy, responsible, and sustainable. We want natural. And that is part of the challenge.

Pet Lover Geek: Pet Tech - Top 4 Gifts This Holiday Season

The biggest gift-giving holidays like Christmas and Hanukkah are just right around the corner, and it only makes sense that as our lives become more connected with technology, so do the lives of our pets. Today, we're going to explore four products that are at the top of our wish list this holiday season with Amy Tokic, Editor at PetGuide.com.

Pet Lover Geek: What Exactly Is CBD, And Should I Give It To My Pet?

Pet Lover Geek explores one of the latest trends in managing your pet’s health: CBD. We asked Dr. Judy Morgan - a leader in combining holistic veterinary care with traditional Western techniques - to walk us through what CBD is, how it might be able to benefit our pets, and what pet parents need to know when choosing CBD products for their pets.

Top Stories from 2020

The PetHub team has scoured the internet for some of the best stories from 2020. After a year of unknowns and challenges, we wanted to bring our Pack stories that made us smile, laugh, and feel hopeful.

Hottest Tech Products on the Market (December 2020)

The biggest gift giving holidays like Christmas and Hanukkah are just right around the corner. So PetHub picked the brain of Amy Tokic, the editor at PetGuide.com, to learn about some of the hottest tech products on the top of her list this holiday season.

Last Minute Gift Ideas Under $50 For Pet Lovers in 2020

Are you still looking for that perfect gift for the furriest friend in your life? Shop our hand-picked holiday gifts under $50 (we've even got some discounts for you)!

Pet Lover Geek: Solving The Mysteries of Cats, One DNA Sample at a Time

Did you know that 80% of cat breeds have only been around for 80 years; and there are only 40-70 recognized cat breeds (compared to the 195 dog breeds)? We're diving into the world of our feline friends with the experts at Basepaws, a pioneer in feline genetics -- a field that has been understudied and underfunded for years.

Pet Lover Geek: The Expanded Universe of Veterinary Medicine

Lorien sits down with veterinarian, acclaimed speaker, and best selling author Dr. Jessica Vogelsang to learn about the innovations taking place in vet clinics across the country, from teletriage to curbside service. Dr. V shares her view on the “Expanded Universe on Vet Med” and what that means for pet parents today.