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Pet Care
A Chain of Kitchens Strictly for Dogs is Cooking Up Healthy Take-Out, Online Ordering

( - LOS ANGELES, Calif. – (December 8, 2017) – According to the Pet Food Institute, the commercially prepared pet food industry got its start in England in 1860. It then made its way to America around 1890, and it’s been evolving ever since.

Dec 8, 2017 - 9:30:02 AM

Pet Care
Keeping Pets Warm and Safe During Winter

(HealthNewsDigest) - WASHINGTON, D.C. – People who live in areas experiencing cold weather and winter storms need to take extra precautions to keep their animals safe.

Nov 14, 2017 - 4:16:04 PM

Pet Care
Puerto Rican Pets Hit by Hurricane Maria Reunited With Families

( - American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization, which has been first to serve in the rescue of animals in disasters for more than 100 years, joined forces with Wings of Rescue, The Sato Project, and the Humane Society of Broward County....

Nov 13, 2017 - 2:54:19 PM

Pet Care
Halloween Safety Tips Families with Pets
( - WASHINGTON, D.C., October 27, 2017 – Halloween is in just a few days, which means frightening family fun—from costume contests to trick-or-treating—is right around the corner.
Oct 27, 2017 - 3:45:06 PM

Pet Care
Dogs Are More Expressive When Someone Is Looking

( - Dogs produce more facial expressions when humans are looking at them, according to new research from the University of Portsmouth.

Oct 19, 2017 - 10:10:59 AM

Pet Care
5 Reasons to Become a Volunteer Puppy Raiser

( - PALMETTO, Fla.
, Oct. 17, 2017 -- The tiny, furry balls of potential that are bred, born and trained at Southeastern Guide Dogs grow up to be four-legged superheroes that transform the lives of people who need them.

Oct 17, 2017 - 2:22:51 PM

Pet Care
Dos and Don'ts for a Well-Behaved Pet

, Oct. 3, 2017 - Adopting an animal is always a source of immense joy for the whole family.

Oct 3, 2017 - 2:11:28 PM

Pet Care
During Adopt-A-Dog Month®, Don't Forget Older Animals

( - Each October, American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization and the nation’s leading first responder for animals in need, encourages animal lovers to consider adopting a dog from a local shelter or rescue group in honor of its yearly “Adopt-a-Dog Month®."

Sep 29, 2017 - 12:04:04 PM

Pet Care
Keep Your Dog From Dining In The Litter Box

( - If your home is like most, you share it with at least one animal friend. According to a recent Harris Poll, 62 percent of Americans have at least one pet; half of cat owners also have a dog; and a third of dog owners also have a cat.

Sep 23, 2017 - 11:22:56 AM

Pet Care Keeps Dogs and Cats Out of Shelters with Direct, Home-to-Home Adoption

, Sept. 20, 2017 --, a revolutionary pet adoption site that helps lovable pets go directly from one good home to another rather than to a shelter, is now available across the U.S.

Sep 20, 2017 - 10:11:19 AM

Pet Care
Pet Therapy: Man's Best Friend as Healer

( - medicine going to the dogs? Yes, but in a good way. Pet therapy is gaining fans in health care and beyond. Find out what's behind this growing trend.

Sep 18, 2017 - 11:49:42 AM

Pet Care
Don’t Feed Your Pet One More Bite Without First Reading This!

( - NEW YORK, New York (August 30, 2017) – Each day around the country, there are millions of people who will reach for pet food to feed their furry family member.

Aug 30, 2017 - 11:21:05 AM

Pet Care
American Humane Rescue Team Rushing to Help Animals Caught in Path of Monster Storm Harvey

, Aug. 28, 2017 -- As the floodwaters from monster storm Harvey continue to rise, threatening hundreds of thousands of people and animals, the American Humane Rescue team and one of its giant 50-foot emergency rescue vehicles are rushing toTexas to help animals in the affected areas.

Aug 28, 2017 - 9:24:57 PM

Pet Care
When it Comes to Pet Foods, What You Don’t Know Can Hurt Your Pet

( - NEW YORK, New York (August 23, 2017) – Millions of pet parents unknowingly harm their pets every day around the country with the food they feed them.

Aug 23, 2017 - 4:08:25 PM

Pet Care
Giant Gift of Hope for Louisiana’s Animals

( - A gigantic gift promising safer, healthier, and happier lives for animals throughout Louisiana rolled into Baton Rouge to gasps of awe, curiosity and, mostly, relief from pet owners.

Aug 23, 2017 - 11:25:03 AM

Pet Care
Military Hero Dog Reunited with Handler

( - After being separated from his closest friend and battle buddy, Military Working Dog Rick, who bravely served for six years as an explosives detection dog protecting our troops in South Korea....

Aug 8, 2017 - 6:09:05 PM

Veterans Issues
Saving America’s Vets and America’s Pets

( - American Humane’s Lois Pope LIFE Center for Military Affairs has launched a new initiative to harness the healing powers of the human-animal bond to help our brave veterans and more of America’s beautiful, adoptable animals.

Jul 18, 2017 - 11:49:19 PM

Pet Care
No Home Doesn't Mean No Hope: Free Clinic Helps Pets Of The Homeless

( - More than half a million Americans today are homeless, and experts estimate that between 5-20 percent of them live with a pet, depending on the region of the country.

Jun 22, 2017 - 9:42:11 AM

Pet Care
Pet Ownership Creates the 'Glue' That Holds Societies Together

( - Pet owners report stronger neighbourhood social connections than non-pet owners according to a recently published study.

Jun 20, 2017 - 6:53:26 AM

Pet Care
PetFirst Pet Insurance Partners with Premier Humane Society Organization

, June 13, 2017 -- The Atlanta Humane Society is now including PetFirst Pet Insurance with every one of their nearly 10,000 annual dog and cat adoptions.

Jun 13, 2017 - 11:03:07 AM

Pet Care
Poison Control Centers and American Humane Urge Use of Free Resource to Help Save Lives of First Responders and Their Canines During Fentanyl Exposures

( - Alexandria, VA –The American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) and American Humane want to remind first responders that in case of accidental synthetic opioid exposure to themselves....

Jun 12, 2017 - 10:07:56 AM

Pet Care
7 Ways to Love Your Pet this National Pet Week

( - SCHAUMBURG, Ill., May 5, 2017 -- The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) invites pet owners across the country to join in a week-long celebration of their furry, scaly, and feathery friends.

May 5, 2017 - 8:23:11 AM

Pet Care
Petland, Inc. Launches Charitable Organization to Support Local Companions

, May 1, 2017 -- Petland, Inc. is showing their dedication to the local communities they serve by kicking off a campaign to help furry companions in need.

May 1, 2017 - 3:34:01 PM

Pet Care
Close The Lid On Cat Litter Odors

( - According to the ASPCA, there are more than 85 million pet cats in America. If one (or more) of them is yours, you may have noticed one aspect of cat companionship that’s less than delightful:

May 1, 2017 - 3:16:35 PM

Pet Care
Explore How Pet Food Is Made (Video)

, April 13, 2017 -- With over 160 million dogs and cats in the United States, America's pet food and treat makers have the important responsibility of providing safe and nutritious meals for our pets.

Apr 13, 2017 - 11:39:11 AM

Pet Care
American Humane Offers Safety Tips for National Dog Bite Prevention Week (April 9-15)

( - Every year more than 4.5 million Americans, more than half of them children, are bitten by dogs.

Apr 6, 2017 - 3:30:17 PM

Pet Care
Dog Bite Homeowners Liability Claims Nationwide Increased 18 Percent

, April 6, 2017 -- Dog bites and other dog-related injuries accounted for more than one-third of all homeowners liability claim dollars paid out in 2016, costing in excess of $600 million

Apr 6, 2017 - 1:20:56 PM

Pet Care
Delivering Love by the Ton: Chicken Soup for the Soul Pet Food & American Humane Work to Feed Shelter Pets

( - Chicken Soup for the Soul Pet Food and American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization, today delivered 3,230 pounds of nutritious food and love to the animals at the Kingsport Animal Shelter in Tennessee.

Mar 2, 2017 - 7:26:47 PM

Pet Care
FDA Cautions Pet Owners and Caretakers Not to Feed Certain Evanger's or Against the Grain Canned Pet Foods Due to Adulteration with Pentobarbital

, Feb. 17, 2017 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is advising pet owners and caretakers....

Feb 17, 2017 - 3:55:05 PM

Pet Care
Sound Or Lame: It’s Often Found In The Health Of The Sole

( - When it comes to keeping your horse healthy, hoof care is often the critical element that allows you to enjoy normal activities with your horse, such as riding.

Feb 13, 2017 - 3:49:10 PM

Pet Care
Helping America’s Retired Military and Service Dogs

( - Zoetis, the leading animal health company, today announced the expansion of its K-9 Courage™ Program to support two American Humane initiatives benefiting military dogs and service dogs that assist veterans:

Feb 6, 2017 - 2:50:16 PM

Pet Care
Love Your Pet - Thank Your Vet

( - For millions of Americans, animals are not just their best friends, but their heroes.

Feb 2, 2017 - 2:43:29 PM

Pet Care
American Humane and Chicken Soup for the Soul Work Together to Deliver Thousands of Pounds of Food and Love

( - PASADENA, Calif.
, Jan. 26, 2017 -- American Humane, the country's first national humane organization, and Chicken Soup for the Soul are working together to deliver 3,741 pounds of nutritious food and love to the animals....

Jan 26, 2017 - 2:26:56 PM

Pet Care
Pets Are a Child's Best Friend

, Jan. 24, 2017 -- Children get more satisfaction from relationships with their pets than with their brothers or sisters

Jan 24, 2017 - 9:14:33 AM

Pet Care
Holiday Safety Suggestions For Pet Parents

( - According to legend, at midnight on Christmas Eve, all animals are able to talk. If you want your pets to say nice things about you....

Dec 14, 2016 - 8:55:15 AM

Pet Care
Pet Presents for Every Taste and Budget

( - WILTON, Conn.
, Nov. 15, 2016 -- Holiday gifts for pets are more popular than ever. In fact, more than 80% of pet lovers buy gifts for their own or their friends' pets during the holiday.

Nov 15, 2016 - 10:45:10 AM

Pet Care
Help Your Pets, Help Our Vets

( - As the nation gears up to commemorate Veterans Day, a company dedicated to the health of America’s animals is stepping forward to ensure the health of the brave warriors who have made major sacrifices in fighting for our freedom.

Oct 27, 2016 - 1:53:27 PM

Pet Care
5 Ways to Keep Pets Healthy Through the Holidays

( - NEW YORK, New York (October 26, 2016) – As winter edges closer on the calendar, it means the holidays will soon be here as well.

Oct 26, 2016 - 9:47:55 AM

Pet Care
Assisi Loop Helps Pets In Pain

, Oct. 5, 2016 -- As cool weather approaches, people become not only aware, but vocal about their various aches and pains.

Oct 5, 2016 - 10:57:40 AM

Pet Care
Is Rabies Lurking In Your Neighborhood?

( - DULUTH, Ga.,
Sept. 28, 2016 -- There's a common misconception that rabid wildlife exists solely in rural parts of the country

Sep 28, 2016 - 10:13:35 AM

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