pet blog posts
These posts are from our community site areavoices.com. Areavoices connects you to your community. Effortlessly share your photos, your videos and your thoughts. Start a blog at areavoices.com. » It's free.Next Page
The Dogs Thank You, The Cats Thank You & I Thank You
Ginny & I hada great timeat the Circle of the Friends Humane Society's Raise Your Paws for Pets dinner and auction Thursday night in Grand Forks.It was very successful with double the number of pe...
4/5/14 at 7:46 AM The Pet Vet 5/24/11 at 6:51 AM
Raise Your Paws 5/3/11 at 8:44 AM
Organized Living Lessons From My Dog
Losing a pet is never an easy thing. Before we lost our dog Rex I had only lost one other pet and I was in college and the world revolved around me at that time so it had little impact on me...
3/25/14 at 12:21 PM
Pet breeder regulations advance
By Don Davis Stories about dog and cat breeders who abuse animals hit the news a couple of times a year, providing a reason Minnesota lawmakers are considering regulations. Similar bills have been deb...
3/18/14 at 9:21 AM
Our family loves dogs. Sue and I got our first puppy, Jedda, soon after we purchased our house. Lucy followed two years later. By the time Carl came along, both of these dogs were fully entrenched...
3/10/14 at 8:32 PM Stay & Play Pet Resort 3/11/12 at 10:02 PM
Any extra love to go around?
I have a soft spot for creatures. I want them to have good lives in loving homes. This applies to all creatures, even the ones that I would not personally have as pets (yes, reptiles and amphibians, I...
2/20/14 at 7:13 PM Perfect...unless you have alligators. 7/17/13 at 10:59 PM
Dependence weeks... 7/1/12 at 10:01 AM
Top Paw Pick: Annie
Meet Annie, an 8-year-old Border Collie - Lab mix. Annie is a gal just looking for her loving forever home. Could it be you? Here's what her foster home told us: "Annie has sure settled in to our hou...
1/15/14 at 5:01 PM Check out our new newsletter and photo contest winners 7/24/10 at 3:43 PM
Meet the Dogs & Visit With Us at the West Fargo Parks Dog Show! 7/20/10 at 1:36 PM
The One Who Gives is the One Who Gets
Get a daily dose of inspiration from Nicole at facebook.com/nicolejphillips. When I worked on TV, my husband always said I considered it a job well done if I could make people at home laugh while I w...
9/14/13 at 8:49 AM Saying Goodbye to Robby Dog 8/24/13 at 9:06 AM
How to prepare financially for adopting a pet
I'm a dog person and I treat my pets like family. I'll be the first to tell you that adding a new member to the family is a huge decision. When you adopt a pet you are committing to care for your pets...
5/10/13 at 9:32 AM How to Keep Pet Expenses Down 1/15/13 at 11:59 AM
Happy National Poetry Month!
April is National Poetry Month. Do you have a favorite poem/poet? Here's a fun one for kids, written by Kenn Nesbitt: I Bought a Pet Banana I bought a pet banana and I tried to teach him t...
4/3/13 at 11:09 AM Helping Kids Cope With the Death of a Pet 9/17/12 at 9:29 AM
Keep Your Sanity this Winter…Add a Mudroom!
If you are unfamiliar with the term mudroom, it is a room in your home that acts as a portal between the outdoors and indoors. More commonly seen in country homes, theyre becoming more popular in ci...
1/21/13 at 11:14 AM
Keep Your Pet Safe This Winter!
Winter weather is hard on all of us with snow, ice and dangerously low temperatures. The frosty weather can also be difficult for pets and the American Red Cross has steps people can foll...
1/8/13 at 5:03 PM
A long weekend
We just got back yesterday afternoon from a four-day weekend at the lake--our last for this season, until spring. It's always hard to leave. But we had a great time. The weather wasn't fabulous; it w...
10/22/12 at 9:24 AM
Career Profile Thursday - Pet Food Entrpreneur
Doggie treats bring to mind a box of dry biscuits from a grocery store shelf or pet store. But along with an increased awareness of human health issues came a need for special bakeries for our canine ...
10/14/10 at 7:50 AM
Goehring appoints feed specialist
From a news release: Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has appointed David Phillips as a feed specialist in the North Dakota Department of Agriculture. A South Dakota native and graduate of the...
9/7/10 at 2:11 PM
How to deal with an aggressive dog
We've all been there ... you're walking down the street, minding your own business and here comes a growling dog acting like it may tear you to shreds. What do you do? Here's a story in today's Forum ...
8/31/10 at 9:30 AM Dog wins pet insurance award after eating beehive (I don't make this stuff up, people) 8/25/10 at 9:51 AM
Ohio Dept. of Transportation spokesman likens traffic sound-reducing wall to Chia Pet 7/19/10 at 4:33 AM