News

  • Jun 20 2019

    Thumbnail for Fireworks!

    Fireworks!

    As Independence Day and Canada Day approach, it’s time to buy fireworks or plan which fireworks display to attend! While fireworks are entertaining for people, for pets, they can be quite the…

  • Jun 13 2019

    Thumbnail for Take Your Dog to Work Day

    Take Your Dog to Work Day

    Don’t be surprised if you see some four-legged puppers in your workplace next Friday – it’s Pet Sitter International’s Take Your Dog to Work Day®! Initiated 20 years ago by Pet Sitter’s…

  • Jun 06 2019

    Thumbnail for World Pet Memorial Day

    World Pet Memorial Day

    This Sunday marks World Pet Memorial Day. This is a time to reflect on, remember, and celebrate the lives of the pets we have lost. …

  • May 30 2019

    Thumbnail for June is Adopt-A-Shelter-Cat Month

    June is Adopt-A-Shelter-Cat Month

    It’s kitten season once again, meaning shelters are starting to fill up with cats and kittens in need of a forever home. June marks “Adopt-A-Shelter-Cat Month,” an awareness campaign to help…

  • Jun 01 2012

    Is having a dog under your desk better than having the corner office?

    We all know the feeling. You get home from a tough day at work: you’re tired, you’re stressed, you’re preoccupied with the day’s events. But then, you open your door, and there’s the dog,…

  • Jun 01 2012

    Tick Prevention

    Tick season is upon us again. Or at least, it is now in full swing, as ticks have been found on dogs even in northern areas in the winter. Along with these ticks come conversations about what is or…

  • Apr 30 2012

    New Virus May Cause Chronic Kidney Disease in Cats

    Some cases of kidney disease in cats may have a viral origin