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How to Create the Best Dog-Friendly Office

By The Spot Pack | September 21, 2021

Best practices for successful canine coworker interactions!

10 Reasons Why You Should Adopt a Shelter Dog

By The Spot Pack | September 16, 2021

Considering getting a dog? 11 Reasons to adopt a shelter dog.

How to Tell a Dog’s Age in Human Years: a Step-by-Step Guide

By The Spot Pack | September 10, 2021

We’ve all wondered how old our dogs are in human years at some point inLearn More

The Hidden Costs of Treating Dog Diabetes – What You Need to Know

By The Spot Pack | September 1, 2021

We’re breaking down the frequently asked questions about diabetes in dogs and the related costs.

Can Dogs Eat Watermelon? What You Need to Know

By The Spot Pack | August 31, 2021

A slice of watermelon is a healthy, refreshing, tasty snack on a sweltering summer day.Learn More

How Much Does Pet Dental Care Cost?

By The Spot Pack | July 30, 2021

Taking proper care of your pet’s teeth can help you avoid costly illnesses and extractions.

Cat Kneading: Why Do Cats Knead

By The Spot Pack | July 27, 2021

Why do cats knead, and what does kneading mean? When your cat starts to purrLearn More

Is Fresh Dog Food Worth The Hype?

By The Spot Pack | July 22, 2021

There are pros and cons to fresh dog food and kibble. But this debate begins with the question: What do you think is best for your dog?

Are Frogs Poisonous To Dogs?

By The Spot Pack | July 20, 2021

Are frogs poisonous to dogs? There are two frogs that are poisonous to dogs, andLearn More

Limber Tail Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

By The Spot Pack | July 15, 2021

Limber tail in dogs is not as uncommon as you may think, and there areLearn More

Dog Adoption Checklist: Everything You Need to Know

By The Spot Pack | July 13, 2021

Consider these four things before starting the dog adoption process.

Is Your Dog Depressed? Signs Your Dog Might Be Suffering.

By The Spot Pack | July 8, 2021

We adore our dogs so when their behavior or mood is “off” or they seem unhappy, it’s devastating.

The 5 Biggest Benefits of Pet Insurance

By The Spot Pack | June 24, 2021

Guard against unexpected vet costs with high-quality pet insurance coverage – customized for you and your pet.

Can Cats Swim?

By The Spot Pack | June 17, 2021

Know which breeds are stronger swimmers and important pool safety.

Can All Dogs Swim?

By The Spot Pack | June 15, 2021

While many dogs are naturals in the water, some breeds are not built for swimming.

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Are All Calico Cats Female?

By The Spot Pack | June 10, 2021

Fact or fiction: All calico cats are female?

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4 Common French Bulldog Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | June 8, 2021

Frenchie lovers, keep an eye on these 4 common Bulldog health issues.

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7 Tips for Care After Spaying Your Dog or Cat

By The Spot Pack | June 3, 2021

Tips to help you prepare for getting your pet spayed and keep them comfortable as they heal.

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How to Foster a Pet

By The Spot Pack | June 1, 2021

Want to foster a pet? Amazing! Here’s how to get started and what to expect.

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4 Simple DIY Pet Toys for Dogs and Cats

By The Spot Pack | May 27, 2021

Check out these fun DIY dog and cat toy ideas!

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9 Signs of Overheating in Dogs

By The Spot Pack | May 25, 2021

Know these 9 signs of overheating in dogs. Plus, how to avoid overheating and how to cool pups off.

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5 Common Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | May 20, 2021

Know the common Cavalier King Charles Spaniel health problems so that you can provide the best care for your pup.

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What is the Cost of Vet School?

By The Spot Pack | May 18, 2021

Attending a four-year vet school is an investment. Take a look at average costs and cost management tips.

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5 Tips for Pet Eye Care

By The Spot Pack | May 13, 2021

Symptoms, causes, and care tips for common pet eye issues.

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6 Common Chihuahua Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | May 11, 2021

Chihuahua lovers: make sure you’re in the know on the health issues these little pups are prone to.

Terrier on Plane

The 10 Most Pet-Friendly Airlines

By The Spot Pack | May 6, 2021

The most pet-friendly airlines for traveling in cabin and in cargo.

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Lyme Disease in Dogs and Cats – How To Protect Your Pet

By The Spot Pack | May 4, 2021

Know the symptoms of Lyme Disease in pets and how to treat it.

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Pet Grooming Tips: First Visit to the Groomer

By The Spot Pack | April 29, 2021

Banish groomer anxiety. Set your dog or cat up for a successful grooming visit.

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5 Creative Employee Benefit Ideas

By The Spot Pack | April 27, 2021

Ideas for creative employee benefits inspired by SPOT’s pet-friendly workplace.

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Benefits of Microchipping Your Pet

By The Spot Pack | April 22, 2021

How and why to microchip your pets.