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Dog visits funeral home for 1 last goodbye to beloved owner- PetsOnBoard.com

Sadie the dog proves that humans aren’t the only ones who grieve the loss of a loved one. When the man who raised her from a puppy, Andy Baelieu, died...

Lyme Disease in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment- PetsOnBoard.com

Lyme Disease in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms and TreatmentLyme disease is caused by bacteria transmitted through tick bites. Here are symptoms, treatment options and prevention tips when it comes to Lyme...

Watch the first-ever Alpaca ‘Kentucky Derby’ in all its fluffy glory- PetsOnBoard.com

Thoroughbred racehorse Justify may have won the 144th Kentucky Derby on Saturday, but for some fans, the real race was a derby of a different kind. The very first Alpaca...

United bans dozens of pet breeds from traveling in cargo -PetsOnBoard.com

The overhaul of its rules were prompted in part by the highly publicized death of one dog, and several mix-ups of other pets, in March. Under the new policy that...

Deaf and Nearly Blind Dog Stays With 3-Year-Old Girl Overnight, Leads Rescuers to Her | PetsOnBoard.com

A 17-year-old blue heeler in Queensland, Australia is being hailed a hero after staying by the side of a 3-year-old girl who had been missing for more than 15 hours...

Why losing a dog can be harder than losing a relative or friend- PetsOnBoard.com

Recently, my wife and I went through one of the more excruciating experiences of our lives – the euthanasia of our beloved dog, Murphy. I remember making eye contact with...

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Shelter staff dance with dogs, cats waking up from surgery- PetsOnBoard.com

Waking up after surgery can be scary and disorienting. That’s as true for animals as it is for people.So staff at BARCS animal shelter in Baltimore hold cats and dogs...

Smiley the blind therapy dog’s legacy lives on with puppy, statue – PetsOnBoard.com

Joanne George tears up recounting stories she’s heard about how her dog Smiley, a blind therapy animal with an indomitable spirit, has changed people’s lives. One woman told George that...

Why United has held on to its pet transportation business – PetsOnBoard.com

Pet transport is a relatively tiny segment of United Airlines‘ business, but it was thrust into the spotlight this month as several dog incidents, including the death of a puppy...

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Redbarn Expands Recall to Include Multiple Brands of Dog Chews- PetsOnBoard.com

Redbarn Expands Recall to Include Multiple Brands of Dog Chews March 7, 2018 — Redbarn Pet Products, LLC of Long Beach, CA is expanding its voluntarily recall issued on February...

Bear v tiger! Astonishing battle between two ferocious animals is caught on film -PetsOnBoard.com

A true battle of the beasts took place in a national park in western India when a tiger picked a fight with a bear – and lost. The tiger had...

Couple Adopts Pet Pig From Animal Shelter Only To Kill And Eat Her | PetsOnBoard.com

Staff at an animal shelter in Canada are stunned after a local family adopted a potbellied pig as a pet, then slaughtered and ate her weeks later.“First reaction I’d say...

Animal control officer gives private concert to shelter dogs-PetsOnBoard.com

These days, 40-year-old Chad Olds is an animal control officer in Vance County, North Carolina. But in his younger years, he was a professional musician who toured the country. Olds...

Darwin’s Dog Food Recall of February 2018-PetsOnBoard.com

February 12, 2018 — Darwin’s Natural Pet Products of Tukwila, Washington, has notified its customers that it is recalling select lots of its Darwin’s ZooLogics dog food due to possible...

How to protect your dog from the flu- PetsOnBoard.com

As Americans take caution through this year’s deadly flu season, there’s one family member that should not be forgotten: the dog. As the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports...

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Is your dog’s name on the list of most popular pet names for 2017? PetsOnBoard.com

By Linda Wilson Fuoco / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Many dogs answer to the names Bella, Lucy and Daisy. Those are the most popular names for female dogs in Pittsburgh and in...

The Cost of Owning a Dog, Cat, or Other Pet: Prepare to Be Shocked-PetsOnBoard.com

The cost of owning a dog, cat, or other pet might not be the first thing on your mind when contemplating bringing one of these furry balls of love home, but it’s...

How to Keep Pets Safe Over the Holidays

Every pet owner should guard against these 10 holiday hazards Cold weather, big crowds, heavy foods, and frequent parties may be predictable parts of the holiday season, but all that...

Loss of Our Co-Founder Zack Dog-PetsOnBoard.com December 11, 2017

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Zack E. Mann on Monday morning, December 11, 2017.   He born back in around 2004 in Merced California. Several years...

Are dogs smarter than cats? Science says-PetsOnBoard.com

Dog lovers now have confirmation of what they have known all along.Sorry Grumpy Cat, it’s science.Dogs are smarter than cats, a new study by researchers at Vanderbilt University has found. The study found...

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No Bones (or Bone Treats) About It: Reasons Not to Give Your Dog Bones-PetsOnBoard.com

Many dog owners know not to toss a turkey or chicken bone to their dog; those bones are just too brittle. But the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says the...