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My take on Black Friday

Driving home from a delicious Thanksgiving meal last night, I passed a noticed all the empty parking lots and thought How nice, people are home enjoying each others company. 458 more words

Basset Hound

One mosquito bite 

Mosquitoes are irritating parasites. Not only are they problematic for people, they can be bothersome to dogs also.

One mosquito bite is all it takes for your dog to get heartworm. 182 more words

Animal Care

Veterinarian Warns Pet Owners To Be Skeptical Of Online Rumors About Trifexis

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Scary stories posted on Facebook about a flea and heartworm drug for dogs called Trifexis is causing worry among pet owners.

Some people claim it’s made their dogs sick, or even killed them. 255 more words


Routines | Fall

I don’t know about you, but routines make me happy. I’m not completely structured in my daily life (not even close!) but there are certain things that I do everyday, once a week, once a month, etc. 224 more words


Meet Maddy

This is a story from the archives of Memphis Pets Alive! and not a currently adoptable dog. We feel that this story embodies what we do here at Memphis Pets Alive! 536 more words


Boogie Monsters DO Exist!

Boogie Monsters DO Exist!

Boogie monsters are the stuff of childhood stories and Stephen King horror novels.  However, in the real world they are still out there, waiting to take advantage of the vulnerable cat or dog.  208 more words

Annual Examinations

Heartworm Disease In Cats: Getting To The Lung Of The Problem!

As the weather gets warmer outside and you seek the outdoors, you should consider your cat and how the upcoming season may affect your kitty’s health. 502 more words