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PIJAC sends a letter to the pet industry
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For the last 40 years, the Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council (PIJAC) has effectively served as the credible, unified voice of the pet industry on live animal issues. Its explicit mission is to promote responsible pet ownership and animal welfare, foster environmental stewardship, and ensure the availability of pets. PIJAC is an independent, nonprofit organization comprised of Members who care about pets and the pet industry. More


Strategies: Small businesses can get Black Friday bargains
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Going shopping on Black Friday - the day after Thanksgiving - is a tradition in my family, says author Rhonda Abrams. No, we don't get there at 4 a.m., and we concentrate on mundane bargains (socks and kitchen gadgets are perennial choices). But Black Friday - and the following Cyber Monday - can also be a great time to go shopping for your small business. More


Dogs and cats in Las Vegas to be spayed or neutered
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According to a story in the Las Vegas Review-Journal, The Las Vegas city council passed a new ordinance this past week requiring most cats and dogs to be spayed or neutered by four months of age. The ordinance takes effect April 1. It is in response to Southern Nevada's pet overpopulation problem and had support from local veterinarians and animal rescue groups. More


PetSmart expands recall on Pet Carousel Products
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PetSmart is extending a voluntary recall on beef hoof products to include a total of 14 products. These items were manufactured by Pet Carousel, Inc. in Sanger, Calif., and include beef hoof chews as well as certain rope toys with hoof or bone components. The date range for purchasing affected products has been expanded to include products purchased from Sept. 1, 2009 to Nov. 6, 2009. More




Bluetick, Redbone gain AKC recognition
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The bluetick and redbone coonhounds - along with the Boykin spaniel - have been officially recognized as breeds by the American Kennel Club. The acceptance of the three new breeds brings to 164 the number of breeds fully recognized as such by the AKC. More


Honda unveils a new dogmobile
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The decades-old love affair between dogs and car rides is no strange concept to dog-owners, but a new vehicle unveiled recently by Honda promises to elevate this relationship to a whole new level of affection. Honda's Dog Friendly Element, which was released on Nov. 16 with the 2010 model, offers a car fully customized for the benefit of dogs, at the price of an additional $995. More


National pet food drive underway
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As part of a national effort, three pet food banks are holding the first ever Pet Pantry Partners' "Furr-ever Home" National Pet Food Drive, starting Nov. 21 and ending Jan. 1. The three organizations are Northland Pet Pantry in Missouri, Central Florida Pantry in Orlando and Pikes Peak Pet Pantry in Colorado. More


Study: Veterinarians embrace social media
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Small and large animal veterinarians are actively texting and emailing for business and personal reasons, according to a new study conducted by Nicholson Kovac Inc., a marketing communications company. More


Twitter-a-Critter: Maybe save a life
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For those of us on Twitter - and isn't that about everyone by now? - you should check out this little service that allows someone to peruse pets that are available for adoption in their area, and then, with one click, send the pet to Twitter. It's called Twitter-a-Critter. More
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