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November 30, 2013 by Modern Pets

NEWMARKET, ON (December 1, 2013) – The Ontario SPCA invites the public to listen to their dynamic podcast series, the “Animals’ Voice Pawdcast.” Currently in its second season, the ‘pawdcast’ features a wide variety of topics related to Animal Welfare.

Pawdcast host Kevin MacKenzie discusses various hot topics in Animal Welfare, anywhere from volunteering, events, the role of the

November 25, 2013 by Modern Pets

Hundreds of homeless cats and dogs find new families during this iconic holiday event

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF., November 12, 2013 – Celebrate the season by joining the San Francisco SPCA and Macy's for the 27th annual Holiday

November 22, 2013 by Modern Pets

Small Illinois-based Company, Oscar Newman, Donates All Proceeds from Biggest Shopping Weekend to Charity Batavia, IL.

Typhoon Haiyan, which ripped through the Philippines, has been described as the most devastating typhoon to ever hit land, and images from its heartbreaking damage has touched countless across the world. But for the founders of

November 8, 2013 by Modern Pets

Thanks to its loyal customers, Whole Life Pet is growing!  Its commitment to quality, safety, USA sourcing and small batch manufacturing of pet treats in its own Western MA facility is without compromise. Top, hand-picked USA farmers, ranchers and fisherman -- all from the human food industry -- ensure the highest quality, freshest, fanatically delicious treats ever. The

October 22, 2013 by Modern Pets

ASPCA, Best Friends Animal Society Join Forces to Subsidize Shelter Fees for Rescue Groups in Los Angeles

Collaborative effort makes $120,000 available to help local rescue groups save more animals from LA City shelters through upcoming holiday season

LOS ANGELES —The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) and Best Friends Animal Society® today announced

October 21, 2013 by Modern Pets
Pride by Instinct

Pride by Instinct® celebrates the vibrant, the quirky and the bold personalities of cats in 12 recipes.

Instinct recently expanded its cat food offering with the launch of Pride by Instinct®, a full line of proteins inspired by the vibrant, quirky and bold personalities of cats. Pride by Instinct brings high quality nutrition and playful cat characters together in 12 recipes, with lion-sized personalities ranging from Ritzy and Sherlock to Lovebug and Diva.

“We had fun creating

October 20, 2013 by Modern Pets

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October 20, 2013 by Modern Pets

Petlinks® Introduces Five New Mix-N-Scratch™ Cat Scratchers With Interchangeable And Refillable Scratch Surfaces

The Mix-n-Scratch scratchers are available in five different designs and shapes with scratching surfaces that can be easily refilled or interchanged. Choices include seagrass, sisal, carpet or jute helping to ensure a cats continued interest.

It turns out that scratching

January 24, 2013 by Modern Pets
Pow Wow Meow

Happy Thursday, fellow Modern Cat-ers! Over the holidays Blackie Chan received an incredibly thoughtful and totally awesome gift from our friend Laura at PowWowMeow, a playhouse teepee that looks just like him! We were both so impressed with this cozy abode/scratching post that I wanted to share our thoughts with you.

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December 20, 2012 by Modern Pets
Sweet Pickles

Hello and Happy Holidays, fellow Modern Cat-ers! This week me (Sara) and Blackie Chan will be reviewing the new bowties and sparkly collars from Sweet Pickles’ Designs. Blackie Chan is a bad little ninja kitten who at just 4 months is wreaking constant cat havoc in my house and wearing on the delicate nerves of his housemates; a blind Pug, a surly Boxer mix, and a grouchy old man. As such, he needed a tactic to help him get back in



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