• Posted on Monday, February 20th, 2012

    President’s Day (and the President’s Dog)


    Earlier this year, we brought you a post about Pets in the White House. In honor of President’s Day, we decided to dedicate an entire post to our current First Dog, Bo! Bo is a Portuguese water …read more »

  • Posted on Friday, February 17th, 2012

    Dogs with Jobs: Firehouse Dogs


    Ever see a fire truck in a parade without a Dalmatian in the driver’s seat or in the lap of a smiling fireman riding in back? Ever visit a firehouse without having one of those black …read more »

  • Posted on Thursday, February 16th, 2012

    A Companion for My Companion

    Ben, Mystie and Faith

    This week’s pets, Mistie and Faith, belong to our very own Ben. Read below for what he has to say about his loveable Daschunds! “As far back as I can remember, I have had a love …read more »

  • Posted on Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

    Pets in the Super Bowl

    Super Bowl XLVI was yet another big year for animal ads: In addition to the Volkswagen commercial featured below, there was a speedy Skechers-wearing French bulldog, office chimpanzees pitching for careerbuilder.com, and a dog with a …read more »

  • Posted on Friday, February 10th, 2012

    Calculate Your Dog’s Age

    dog age

    Fact or Fiction: “Take your dog’s age and multiply it by seven in order to find out its age in dog years.” Fiction! Canine aging is actually much more rapid in the first two years of …read more »

  • Posted on Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

    Hartz – Pets in the White House


    The presidential election may not be until November, but presidential politics are already in full-swing! We’ll spare you our political ranting for something a little bit more enjoyable: First Pets! The First Pets that have made …read more »

  • Posted on Monday, January 30th, 2012

    Does your Dog Need Rehab?


    After surgery or a major injury, it’s common for individuals to seek rehabilitation and therapy to help them get back on their feet, so it’s only logical that these same services could be provided to pets …read more »

  • Posted on Friday, January 27th, 2012

    Hartz – Dogs with Jobs: The St. Bernard

    Hartz - Dogs with Jobs

    Beethoven isn’t the only St. Bernard with a job! Long before the handsome pooch starred on the silver screen, the St. Bernard earned its keep by saving lives in snowy weather. The Saint Bernard’s namesake comes …read more »