PetHub Staff Picks: Holiday Pet Gift Guide 2019

PetHub Staff Picks: Holiday Pet Gift Guide 2019 With how quickly the pet industry is growing, the world is full of paw-some pet products - everything from food to toys to gadgets. But it goes without saying that some of these are better than others. Whenever you go looking for new things for your furry family, you want the best & probably look at reviews, but how do you know which ones to trust?

Animal Shelter Appreciation Week 2019: What Our Friends Are Doing

In 1996, The Humane Society of the United States founded National Animal Shelter & Rescue Appreciation Week. This week is to help encourage people to learn more about their local shelters, what they are doing to help animals all over, and to help people learn how they can help too!

Pet Microchips #FAIL

When pet microchip manufacturers talk about their product, they are optimistic to the point of arrogance. While confidence and hubris gets them sales, it is at the cost of animal safety and an increased expense to animal welfare organizations and individuals who replace a physical ID tag with a surgically implanted chip.

More Than Just A Tag: The Pawsome Benefits Of Your PetHub Tag

  You've Activated Your Tag...Now What Does It Do? So, you've activated your new PetHub tag and want to know all the cool benefits it comes with. You may be curious about how this newfangled type of ID tag works. Well, that tag you are holding is much more than just your ordinary ID tag - it’s super charged! Let’s dig in to the nitty gritty details and show you why activating your tag is one of the best things you can do for your pet!  

How To Report Your Pet Missing & Found On PetHub

When your pet goes missing, there is no time to waste. We work hard at PetHub to ensure that every family’s pets stays safe, happy and home for their whole lives.   We know that time is of the essence when it comes to taking the steps to get your pet back home. Making lost pet flyers can be time consuming and stressful.

PetHub's New Look!

If you have been on PetHub’s website recently, you may have noticed that we have a whole new look.

PetHub Gives Back: What Is Shelter Share?

At PetHub, we are all about helping as many pets as possible. Not only do we help pets directly by helping get them home quickly with PetHub tags, we also help the shelters and organizations that find homes for pets through our Shelter Share program.    

Tips for Better Photos of Your Dog

How To Take Better Photos Of Your Dog   One of the many fun things to do as a dog owner is to get those shots of him being exactly who he is, quirks and all. The tough thing is you usually end up with something blurry or with green eye (the dog equivalent of red-eye). So I'm here to give you a few tips on how to get the most out of your dog photography so you can get better pictures of your best friend.

Top Commands To Teach Your Pet To Keep Them Safe

How well does your dog listen? Do they drop something when you tell them to? Do they come to you when you call them? Do they respond to their name when they hear it?

Recognizing Abnormal Stress and Anxiety in Dogs

Being able to recognize when your dog is anxious, and the cause, is the key to determining how to calm a nervous dog. Once you recognize the bahaviors, you can develop a strategy to care for your furkid.

Does Aromatherapy Really Calm Dogs?

Dogs have 40 times more scent receptors than humans. With their remarkable olfactory memory, and because their world revolves around scent, aromatherapy is ideal for use with dogs.

What is Causing My Dog's Anxiety?

Do you have a dog whose tail is almost always tucked between their legs and they can’t seem to settle? If so, your dog likely has an anxiety disorder.

Best Calming Aids for Pets

If your pet suffers from fear, phobia, or any one of the several types of anxiety, you may wonder what you can do to help calm an anxious dog. There are many different calming products that can help.

Reducing Separation Anxiety In Pets

Separation anxiety is one of the most common canine behavioral issues pet parents work through with their dogs. We've got a number of tips for you to help your pet who suffers from separation anxiety.

How To Create A Safe Space For Your Dog On The Fourth of July

Did you know? More dogs run away on July 4th than any other day of the year. Here are 6 suggestions to create a calm safe home for your dog during the 4th of July festivities from Heart Earth Inc.

Summertime Safety Tips

When the temperatures rise, remember to plan ahead for your dog's safety just as you would for yourself. Enjoying ecreational activities with your pet can be fun but don't forget these summertime precautions in the excitement.

Making An Emergency Kit For Your Pet

Unsure what you would need for your pet in an emergency? Well, review this handy infographic that lists everything you will need in order to create a helpful and quite possibly life-saving emergency pet kit.

Lost Pet Recovery Steps

Losing a pet is stressful, and it can be unclear on what you should be doing in order to find them. This checklist should help you with the process of trying to recover your lost pet.

Cold Weather Safety Infographic

It seems that every season brings new dangers for pets. Learn about keeping your pets safe in cold weather!

Pet IDs 101 Infographic

Did you know that 1 in 3 pets will get lost in their lifetime? Only 15-20% of lost dogs are ever reunited with their families and of those pets that do make it home, only do so because of ID tags, tattoos or microchips.    

How to Keep Your Dog Safe during Winter Walks

Just because the weather is changing doesn’t mean your dog walking routine should. Sticking to regular walks will prevent you and your dog from packing on those winter pounds.

Top 10 Cities For Dog Friendly Urban Hiking

The United States is filled with big cities that contain many parks and trails to explore with your dog. We teamed up with and created this infographic to highlight the top 10 cities in the U.S. for dog friendly urban hiking.

Prepare Now! How to Protect Your Pet in Case of a Natural Disaster Emergency

Caring for your pet, and keeping them safe, in a natural disaster starts before one even happens. You’ve probably all heard the message about preparing your pet but how many of you have actually taken the steps to do it?