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Petmate strives to provide solutions to meet the needs of every type of pet owner. Beyond our myriad of quality product offerings, we also want to pass our 50 years’ worth of pet expertise on to pet families. We take pride in providing the knowledge to keep your furry and feathered friends happy and healthy. Check out these articles for helpful tips and tricks for making life with your pet wonderful.

Why Should You Rescue or Adopt?

Adding a four-legged member to your family is a wonderful way to bring home some fun and excitement, introduce responsibility to kids and really make a house feel like a home. There are plenty of options when it comes to picking out a new pet, but there are several reasons why you should consider adopting a pet from a local shelter or rescue organization.

If you’re thinking about adding a new furry family member, that’s great! But where do you start? There are plenty of options when it comes to picking out a new pet, but there are several reasons why you should consider adopting a pet from a local shelter or rescue organization

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Adopting a pet not only brings joy and love to your family, it can save a life. And that, really, is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

Catnip – Is It Right For My Cat?

We all need time to unwind. A little treat after a full day is well-deserved, sometimes necessary. Hey, it’s not easy to run a household and find time for yourself. Just ask your cat...

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Three Rules To Training

When people tell me they can’t train their out of control dog I tell them to remember 3 words in this order: Control, Train, Treat. Let’s break this down step by step…

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How To Crate Train Your Dog

Kennel, carrier, crate. Whatever you call it, it provides key benefits for your dog from puppyhood through his senior years. Dogs are natural “denning” animals,1 and a kennel creates a special, safe place for him to curl up and rest, providing needed security and stress relief.

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Dog Grooming 101

Oh, dog grooming. You don’t love doing it. Most dogs sure as heck don’t love getting it done. But, along with proper food and water, proper grooming can ensure your dog stays healthy and never has to bear the shame of being the "smelly kid at the dog park."

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