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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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6 Common Sphynx Cat Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | April 20, 2021

A guide to common health problems for current and future Sphynx Cat parents.

Two Great Danes outside

7 Common Health Problems in Great Danes

By The Spot Pack | April 15, 2021

Great Danes can make great pets. But their size does leave them vulnerable to certain health issues.

Australian Shepherd Outside

Flea and Tick Prevention: Vet Q&A

By The Spot Pack | April 13, 2021

We talk to a vet about flea and tick prevention and safety.

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5 Common Cancers in Dogs

By The Spot Pack | April 8, 2021

The most common cancers dogs develop and the preventive measures you can take.

Siamese Cat looking at camera

Types of Siamese Cats

By The Spot Pack | April 6, 2021

What you should know about Siamese cats: characteristics, temperament, and types.

Dog with paws over his face

8 Silly Pet Moments that Turned into Pet Emergencies

By The Spot Pack | April 1, 2021

Pets are lovable for their carefree nature, but sometimes carefree means expensive.

Close-Up of Orange Cat Laying on Floor

Is My Cat Sick? 5 Signs You Should Know

By The Spot Pack | March 30, 2021

Cats may instinctively mask an illness or injury, so it’s important to keep an eye out for subtle changes in your cat.

Cesar Millan on CNN

Cesar Millan on Why Social Distancing Benefits Dogs

By The Spot Pack | March 25, 2021

You may be tired of social distancing, but Cesar Millan talks about why it has been a benefit for dogs.

Calico cat laying on cat post

My Cat Ate Marijuana! Now What?

By The Spot Pack | March 25, 2021

If your cat accidentally ingests THC or marijuana, they can experience uncomfortable and even dangerous symptoms.

Puppy with sad eyes

Pets, the Pandemic, and Pet Insurance: Here’s What You Need to Know

By The Spot Pack | March 23, 2021

Pet Adoptions and Attachments Increase During the Pandemic Take a look outside your window. Are you seeing some unfamiliar canineLearn More

Bernese Mountain Dog laying in the grass

5 Common Bernese Mountain Dog Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | March 23, 2021

What you need to know about Bernese Mountain dog health.

Sara Carson with Hero the Super Collie

Fun Tricks to Teach Your Dog with The Super Collies

By The Spot Pack | March 18, 2021

Learn 3 fun and simple tricks with dog trainer Sara Carson and her 4 Super Collies.

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Tips for Introducing a New Pet to Your Pet Family

By The Spot Pack | March 16, 2021

Tips for preparing your home for the addition of a second pet.

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Top 7 Dog Breeds for Seniors

By The Spot Pack | March 11, 2021

Top dog breeds for seniors based on size, energy, trainability, and nature.

Close-Up of German Shepherd in the Snow

6 Common German Shepherd Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | March 9, 2021

Here’s what to look out for to protect your German Shepherd’s health.