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September 12, 2013 by Modern Pets

THE STARS ALIGN IN SUPPORT OF THE 1st ANNUAL REMEMBER ME THURSDAY CANDLE-LIGHTING CEREMONY
Celebrity Animal Lovers Unite with Rescue Facilities across the Globe to Shine a Light on Orphan Pets

Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.  (Sept. 11, 2013) – Helen Woodward Animal Center is uniting with animal-lovers and animal welfare organizations globally in a Remember Me Thursday candle-lighting ceremony.  The

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September 11, 2013 by Modern Pets

 
Owners of mixed-breed dogs are all too familiar with the questions “What breed is she?” or “Do you know what his parents were?” In fact, most owners have a go-to reply, like “We think she’s mostly Rottweiler because of her stocky build, and maybe some Lab in there, but we’re not really sure.”

Wouldn’t it be great to know for certain? With the Wisdom Panel DNA Test Kit, it’s simple and affordable to find out

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September 10, 2013 by Modern Pets

September 10, 2013
ASPCA Applauds USDA Rule Expanding Regulation of Puppy Mills
Closing inspection loophole for Internet dog breeders an important step

NEW YORK—The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) applauds the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for issuing a final rule establishing greater federal oversight of puppy mills and online dog sales. The new

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September 9, 2013 by Modern Pets

New Smyrna Beach, Florida—Local novelist, Edmond Humm, announced that the third novel in his dog mystery series has caught fire. The protagonist, a genetically altered golden retriever named Magic, who saves the life of a Marine in Iraq, tells the story of life in his own inimitable way.

Dog lovers and action/thriller fans alike have flocked to Amazon.com and Amazon Kindle to buy the action packed

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September 9, 2013 by Modern Pets

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (September 9, 2013) – “Farm to table” foods are known as the most nourishing, healthy and responsibly sourced products people can get. We look for package labels that tell us where the ingredients come from because we’re conscientious about our family’s health. Unfortunately, that same approach has not been applied to pet foods and treats…until now. Introducing Whole Life

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September 9, 2013 by Modern Pets

Orlando- Based Woof Gang Bakery Opens Six New Stores and Opens First Full-Service Animal Clinic

Woof Gang Bakery franchise will grow to 43 stores by the end of 2013

ORLANDO, Fla. (Sept. 9, 2013) – From the company’s humble beginnings as a small dog treat bakery and boutique, Woof Gang Bakery has become a leader in the pet industry. Woof Gang Bakery opened the first store in Jupiter, Fla. in Oct

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September 6, 2013 by Modern Pets

Petition on Change.org calls on popular classifieds site Kijiji.ca to "catch up with Craigslist" and prohibit the sale of live animals

Last week, popular BC classifieds site BuySellTrade.ca announced it has also removed private pet ads section, will promote adoptions via local shelters instead.

MONTREAL, QC – Barbara Lapointe, a Montreal mother of two who owns a

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September 6, 2013 by Modern Pets

Andis Selects Champion Dog as Model

Sturtevant, WI (September 2013) – Andis Company, a leading manufacturer of animal grooming tools for professional and at-home consumers has selected three-year old Airedale Terrier, Zeppelin, a finished champion, as a canine model. His owner and groomer, Heather Roozee owns A Groomery in DeKalb, IL. The duo recently won Best in Show at the August All-American

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September 6, 2013 by Modern Pets

 

Gold Paw Series Outfits Pets in Stylish, Eco-Friendly, Made-in-the USA Outerwear

OAKDALE, Minn. (September 6, 2013) – The fashion pieces that make us drool strike a balance between timeless and trendy. If those same pieces are impeccably fit, responsibly sourced and sewn with care, well, then they’re at the top of our must-have list. And there’s no reason our pets should be left out in the

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September 5, 2013 by Modern Pets

Fruitables® increases size of Skinny Minis® line by 66%, with mouthwatering, meaty flavors on trend with pet parents.

Fruitables Pet Food has introduced two new varieties of Skinny Minis® Chewy Dog Treats, bringing the total number of flavors to five (5).  According to David DeLorenzo, President of Fruitables® parent, Vetscience LLC, “ the new varieties build on the success of Fruitables® Skinny Minis®

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