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The Summer Shave: 4 Things to Consider Before Taking the Clippers to Your Pup’s Coat
The warmer summer months bring about a lot of changes for everyone in our family. The kids are out of school, there’s summer trips to plan and it’s getting hotter by the day. A lot of us use the warmer...
Cats vs. Dogs: What is the Best Pet for your Family
Considering getting a pet? Cats and dogs are two of the most popular household pets and they bring a lot of fun to your life, which is why so many people opt for one (or both) of these furry friends. There are...
Choosing the best delivery method of CBD for your Dog - When to use treats, oils, and shampoo
The best delivery method of CBD for your dog is the one that best suits both their condition and their preferences.  Here is a quick guide to the main options for delivering CBD for dogs. CBD oil for dogs CBD...
Virtual Vet Visit: What To Expect From Your Online Vet Appointment
Like all healthcare, veterinary care is slowly starting to transition into an increasingly digital experience. With virtual vet visits, you can actually get your furry friend the help they need without even leaving the house. There are a lot of...
7 Foods Cats Can’t Eat That Will Surprise You
  While you may love sharing a snack with your cat, it is critical to understand what cats can eat and not eat. Although several foods seem harmless, consuming too much of them can cause severe health issues in felines.  ...
Taking Your Dog To The Vet For The First Time
Taking your dog to the vet for the first time can feel a little overwhelming. You might have all of their food, treats, and toys picked out, but establishing a good routine of vet visits is just as vital. It’s...
Top Ten List to Keep Indoor Cats Happy
Is your indoor cat happy and enjoying life in your home? Are you thinking about making your outdoor cat an indoor cat? Or even just thinking about getting a cat for the first time? Here is our top ten list...
The Best Food For Your Doggo
Here at Wagtopia, we want the best for your four-legged friends. Show your appreciation for having your dog in your life by making sure to feed your pet the best dog food and dog food brands available. Feeding your dog appropriate portions...
Pet Fostering: A Complete Guide On How To Foster Pets
 There is no doubt that adopting a pet as a permanent member of your family can be one of the best experiences of your life. But what about all the pets that don’t have homes yet? As wonderful as it...
Why You Should Test Your Pet for Sensitivities
Scratching and itching, discomfort, upset stomach, red eyes: These common allergy symptoms don't just affect you. These are all common signs that a dog may be reacting to something and are one of the top three reasons a dog visits...
Pet Rehoming: How to Rehome a Dog
  Surrendering a pet is far from ideal. Rehoming a dog is the last resort and should only happen once you’ve tried to make it work, but your life situation simply won’t allow for keeping your pet. If you’ve lost...
Why You Should DNA Test Your Cat
Why Should I DNA Test My Cat? GUEST POST: Our friends at Basepaws have developed revolutionary technology that we can't wait to share with you. Please read this article from the Basepaws team that tells you the ins + outs of...
Top 10 Reasons to DNA Test Your Dog
Want to learn more about your rescue dog? The team from DNA My Dog is our guest contributor to tell us why you should. 1. Curiosity. “What breed is your dog?” is often the #1 question owners of mixed breed dogs...
CBD 101 - The Beginner's Guide to Cannabidiol
This guest post is from PENELOPE’S BLOOM, a premier supplier of CBD for pets. A new trend in the supplement market is CBD for humans. Did you know that CBD is also beneficial for pets? We invited one of our...
How to Brush Your Dog or Cat's Teeth
An important fact of life for pet parents and pets alike, this video will show you how to accomplish this necessary task. Tools like teeth cleaning gel, teething rings (perfect for puppies!), and dental chews can help keep your pet's...
BISSELL Pet Foundation Empties the Shelters
BISSELL Pet Foundation paid all the adoption fees for another Empty the Shelters event.  Guess how many shelters participated in this event??  101, let us repeat, 101 shelters participated in the event across 14 states! More than 3,340 pets found...
Train, Don’t Complain, or Blame the Dog
If your dog is untrained, unruly, out of control, or downright rude, it’s not too late to help your dog (and yourself)! Rather than blame, shame, or incessantly complain, do something about it. It’s our responsibility to teach dogs how...
Want to save thousands of homeless pets?
January 22nd Want to save thousands of homeless pets? The solution is simple – spay/neuter your pets! This preventative measure is the most effective way to address pet overpopulation. There are currently more than 6 million homeless pets in shelters...