You can sign up with Rover to hire pet sitters and pet walkers, or become a pet care provider yourself. The process to sign up as a Rover customer is easy – click “Sign Up” at the top right of the web page and create an account. If you want […]
The American Kennel Club has shared its annual list of the most popular dog breeds in the US. Labradors took first place for the 29th year in a row, while Pembroke Welsh corgis – Queen Elizabeth’s favourite – broke into the top 10 for the first time ever. There’s a […]
I’d been thinking of adopting a puppy for months before the coronavirus pandemic hit the US, and once I was at home full-time, I decided to go for it. Adopting Pongo hasn’t been cheap – I spent $US400 just to adopt him and get him home. I also have some […]
Petco is furloughing many of its 25,000 national employees, according to a letter sent to staffers by chief stores officer Justin Tichy on Wednesday and obtained by Business Insider. In the letter, Tichy wrote that grooming salon workers, however, will be permitted to continue working “based on the current status […]
Pets – including dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, and fish – are immune to human viruses that cause the common cold. Though they cannot catch human colds, pets can have colds of their own – like kennel cough, dog flu, and upper respiratory infections. However, if you have the flu, you […]
You can infect your pet with the flu simply by being near them when you’re sick and petting them. Symptoms include mild cough, difficulty breathing, sneezing, lethargy, fever, and reduced appetite. If your pet becomes sick with the flu, provide support, keep them hydrated, and ask the vet about prescription […]
Buying a pet can be one of the best choices a person or family makes. But purchasing what can sometimes be a lifelong companion is no cheap feat, even if you’re sticking to traditional pets rather than exotic choices like anteaters or domesticated foxes. Here is a list of what […]
Chewy slipped by as much as 7.5% on Friday after the company reported quarterly earnings for the first time since its June initial public offering. The online pet supply retailer announced $US1.1 billion in net sales, a 45% improvement from the year-ago period. It also slashed its net loss in […]
On Thursday, the dog-walking app Rover announced that it’s moving to serve pets of a more feline persuasion with a new line of services for cats. Rover CEO Aaron Easterly told Business Insider the cat-focused beta test generated nearly $US4 million in revenue over three months. Rover’s dog services took […]
Bringing home a dog can open up an exciting new chapter in your life. However, when looking forward to the priceless rewards you’ll gain when owning a dog, be sure to consider the costs associated with feeding, housing, and taking care of your new pet. Here’s how much it will […]
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