5 Facts About Dog Food Allergies

by Briana W. July 2, 2015

You’ve been feeding your dog the same food since you welcomed him home as a new puppy, and now he’s chewing his paws and he’s itching all over the place. You frantically made an appointment with your veterinarian. The diagnosis? A possible food allergy. Now what?

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Summer Pet Fun Contest on Instagram

by Drs. Foster and Smith June 30, 2015

Summer is here and we know fun in the sun (and water!) is waiting for you and your furry and feathered family members. To celebrate you and your pets, we’re launching our FIRST EVER #SummerPetFun Contest on Instagram! From July 1 through July 29, we want to see photos and videos of your pets having […]

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Is Your Dog a Tick Magnet?

by Briana W. June 29, 2015

Summer has finally rolled around. For our family, this means fun in the sun, lazy days on the boat, swimming, and – of course – ticks! But this year, we’re using a new flea and tick collar on our dogs that has saved the day, and allowed us to spend more time outside with them […]

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5 Signs You’re an Awesome Pet Parent

by Briana W. April 29, 2015

It’s not always easy balancing a hectic work day, kids, families, and still finding time to give your pets the lovin’ they need. But as pet parents, you know how important the time is you spend with you pets. Whether it’s a morning kiss goodbye as you head to work or an all-out snugglefest at […]

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Puppy Sleeping: First Night at Home

by Drs. Foster and Smith April 16, 2015

Establish a good bedtime routine for your puppy using these tips by Veterinarian Dr. Kathy Hillestad.

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5 Summer Essentials for Your Dog

by Briana W. April 14, 2015

Warmer weather is finally here! It’s time to dust off your walking shoes, and your dog’s outdoor accessories, and enjoy the outdoors. Whether you take your canine companion camping or just out to the dog park to socialize during the long, warm days of summer, don’t leave home without these warm-weather must-haves:

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Is Your Dog a Good Candidate for a Dog Park?

by Briana W. April 14, 2015

Whether you live in a metropolis high-rise or in a rural community, activity and play are important to your dog’s well-being. For dogs that live in the city or don’t have a backyard of their own, the local dog park can be a great option for a bit of exercise, as well as fun interaction […]

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2015-2016 MASNA Student Scholarships Available

by Aquatics April 13, 2015

We are proud to again partner with the Marine Aquarium Societies of North America (MASNA) for the 2015-2016 MASNA Student Scholarships. Now in its 7th year, the Marine Aquarium Societies of North America’s Student Scholarship program has provided $32,000 in funding for undergraduate and graduate college students to pursue their degrees in a marine science […]

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10 Mother’s Day Gifts for Pet Lovers

by Briana W. March 27, 2015

Mother’s Day is right around the corner. If you’re drawing a blank on what to get your pet-lover mom this year, we’ve done the work for you! Mother’s Day (and Father’s Day!) are traditional gift-giving holidays, so it’s the ideal time to hunt for that unique and thoughtful gift to show your appreciation.

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10 Dogs Who Love “Going Green” for Earth Day

by Briana W. March 23, 2015

“I’m practicing for my Earth Day 5K.”

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14 Best Pet Care Tips

by Briana W. March 19, 2015

Being a pet parent is much more than just snuggling, face licks and playing fetch with your pet. There’s a lot to know about raising a healthy and happy pet, and there’s a lot of information to dig through, which can be overwhelming. But don’t worry, you’re not alone.

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10 Puppies Who Are Rocking National Puppy Day

by Briana W. March 19, 2015

“Make sure you get my good side.” “Did I hear you say walk?” This duo that is ready to take on spring. “I’m practicing my I-love-rolling-in-the-grass roll.” This pile of puppies that hasn’t a care in the world. This puppy who is ready to dominate fetching season. This pair that knows cuteness should always be […]

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Do You Let Your Pets Sleep in Bed With You?

by Briana W. March 12, 2015

Ahh yes, the ultimate pet parent struggle: Should you let your pets sleep in bed with you? In my house, we have two dogs of different size, sex, color and breed. But they have one thing in common — they’re both drama queens when it comes to bedtime. Specifically where they sleep, which is usually […]

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