BaxterBoo Blog

June 5, 2015

You Won't Believe This Wacky Trend In Dog Grooming


A new dog grooming craze is sweeping Taiwan. Apparently, it's hip to be square.


May 31, 2015

Deadly Dog Flu Continues to Spread


The sometimes deadly canine dog flu that has plagued dogs in the midwest has been discovered in California. These are the symptoms to look for.


May 28, 2015

Hope for Dogs and Cats With Diabetes is on the Horizon


Promising treatments could bring millions of diabetic pets and their owners relief. Not only this, but the research could also have implications for humans!


May 26, 2015

Tough Guy and Cool Chihuahua Raising $250,000 for Fallen Soldier's Kids


A man and his dog are set to ride 65,000 miles on his motorcycle across 48 states for charity.


May 18, 2015

The Week of Weird Pet News


We're not sure what's going on. Is there something in the air? From an arrested pet hero to threats of Australia putting dogs down, it's been a weird and not-so-great week of pet news.


May 13, 2015

Could Robotic Pets be the Wave of the Future?


An "expert" claims that live pets will be a luxury in an overpopulated world, and robots are the answer.


May 12, 2015

Courageous Canines Honored In Hall of Fame


These stories of clever, brave dogs will inspire and amaze you. Congratulations to the Canadian Purina Animal Hall of Fame 2015 inductees!


May 8, 2015

Do Cats Grieve? See These 'Tails' and You be the Judge


A distressed mother cat copes with the loss of her kittens by adopting orphans. A cat missing her dog companion watches videos of her deceased friend and lays by the laptop.


April 29, 2015

Pot for Pets? The New Trend in Pet Care Alternatives


Expanded medical uses for cannabis in humans is translating into alternative treatments for pets. 


April 15, 2015

News About Dog Flu Gets Worse


It's believed the current dog flu outbreak is from a virulent strain not previously seen outside of Asia. The next victims? Cats.


April 13, 2015

Why We Should Observe Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week


Sometimes the "dog catcher" gets a bad rap. Here are some amazing reasons to show appreciation for your local animal control officers. 


April 10, 2015

Survey Shows that Stereotypes about Cats are Changing


Apparently it's time for a "cattitude" adjustment. Long-held ideas about cats and the people that love them are now "outdated." 

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