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February 28, 2014 by Modern Pets

It’s not just movie stars up for accolades this awards season. Thanks to Best Friends Animal Society’s “aCATemy Awards” promotion in Los Angeles, which offers $14 adoptions for any cat over six months through March 9, fabulous adoptable felines are getting their turn in the spotlight.

“Cats make wonderful pets, yet thousands are killed in Los Angeles shelters every year simply because they don’t

February 25, 2014 by Modern Pets

Hundreds of Events and Thousands of Lives Saved Mark 20th Annual World Spay Day

International campaign promotes spay/neuter to help end euthanasia of companion animals

(Feb. 25, 2014)—More than 600 event organizers around the world are hosting hundreds of events and spaying or neutering thousands of animals today and throughout the month of February, raising awareness of how lowering birth rates

February 21, 2014 by Modern Pets

Modern Dog and Cat staffers had a ton of fun at the Pet Lover Show February 15 and 16. There were all kinds of animals to see: dogs, cats, rabbits, horses, donkeys, birds, and many more! Here are a couple of pictures of us, as well as photos of the fun around the expo courtesy of Cakewalk Media Inc!

February 11, 2014 by Modern Pets

2014 Penn Annual Conference offers continuing education credit to veterinarians and technicians from across the country

February 10, 2014, Philadelphia, PA – Penn Vet will host the 114th Penn Annual Conference March 5-7, 2014, in Philadelphia, PA. The event offers continuing education credit for small- and large-animal veterinarians and technicians from across the country. The conference is one of the

February 4, 2014 by Modern Pets

The highly anticipated second annual Pet Lover Show returns to Abbotsford’s TRADEX on February 15th & 16th, 2014. Due to the fantastic turn out last year, the Pet Lover Show has doubled the space this year to 120,000 sq. ft. of exhibits, features, and fun.

The Pet Lover Show brings together animal lovers and pet owners from across the Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley and the BC Interior. It is

January 28, 2014 by Modern Pets

Move over, dog lovers! San Diego will be the center of the cat-owning universe on January 25th when World's Best Cat Litter™ joined thousands in celebrating the first-ever #IMACRAZYCATLADY Day!

World's Best Cat Litter™ kicked off a year-long celebration of proud cat owners with #IMACRAZYCATLADY Day events which took place at the Cat Fanciers Foods and Water Bowl XXII Cat Show in nearby Del Mar, CA and a nighttime #IMACRAZYCATLADY dance party at Quality Social – a popular

January 15, 2014 by Modern Pets

Zuke’s Partners with Nestlé Purina PetCare

Acquisition helps bring Zuke’s healthy, natural treats to dogs and cats everywhere.

Durango, Colorado – Zuke’s Performance Pet Nutrition, the premiere source for healthy, natural treats for dogs and cats is excited to become part of Nestlé Purina PetCare.

Commitment to Quality
A hike outside of Durango, Colorado in

January 9, 2014 by Modern Pets

The cold weather is here and extra care needs to be taken to keep companion animals comfortable and healthy throughout the winter season. Dr. Kenneth Drobatz, Chief of the Emergency Service at Penn Vet’s Ryan Hospital, offers the following tips:

  • Cats like to climb onto car motors to hide and find warmth. While hiding on the motor, they also like to lick
January 9, 2014 by Modern Pets

ASPCA Commends U.S. Senate for Passing Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act

Senate passes S. 1171, which allows veterinarians to legally transport and dispense life-saving medicines to protect animals in the field

NEW YORK—The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today commends the U.S. Senate for passing the Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act (S. 1171), which will enable veterinarians to more easily perform life-saving

January 9, 2014 by Modern Pets

Pet Bed and Breakfast Owner Invents a Product to Help Keep Dogs Healthy

Woof Woof Castle didn’t have games in mind when introducing their pet safety product nicknamed, “Peek-a-Boo™”

Having a pet “Bed and Breakfast” certainly has its challenges and having years of experience in the pet care business would certainly support such an endeavor,



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