Corgi and Siamese cat sleeping on orange pet bed

It’s Not Just Chocolate: 5 Lesser-Known Pet Poisons in Your Home

Most pet owners have heard about the dangers of pets ingesting chocolate, rodenticides or anti-freeze. But did you know that a number of other regular household products could also pose a risk to your pets’ health? In honor of Pet Poison Prevention Month, we’ve found five potentially poisonous items that aren’t as well-known, as well as some resources for pet owners to learn more about how to keep their pets safe. Read post »

Cone Puppy by Geoff Stearns via Flickr

February 28th is World Spay Day

Those of us that grew up watching The Price Is Right remember host Bob Barker telling us at the end of every episode to “help control the pet population; have your pets spayed or neutered.” This month, the Humane Society of the United States is asking us to do the same thing: February is Spay/Neuter Awareness Month, and Tuesday, February 28th is World Spay Day.

Spaying and neutering our pets is important for two primary reasons: 1) it helps control the pet population, keeping unexpected and unwanted pets off the streets and out of shelters where they are unfortunately frequently put down, and 2) it provides a host of health and behavioral benefits. Read post »

DogWatch Holiday Gift Guide for Dog and Cat Lovers

DogWatch’s 2016 Holiday Gift Guide, Part 3: 15 Gifts For Pet-Obsessed People!

So you’ve finished shopping for your pets – what about picking up a little something for yourself and your fellow pet-obsessed friends and family? Part 3 of our Annual Holiday Gift Guide is devoted to awesome gifts for dog and cat lovers of all ages. Whether you love silly French Bulldogs or prefer stylish black cats, you’ll find something to make you smile this holiday season! Read post »

DogWatch’s 2016 Holiday Gift Guide, Part 2: 10 Gifts For Your Cat

DogWatch’s 2016 Holiday Gift Guide, Part 2: 10 Gifts For Your Cat

Our name may be DogWatch, but we love cats, too! Part 2 of our Annual Holiday Gift Guide is here, and this time, we’ve rounded up 10 unique and modern gift ideas for our beloved felines. From cat castles to yummy treats to the latest in cat toy technology, you’ll be sure to find something to impress even the most discerning of cats! Read post »