dog population

Our pets are like members of our family and as such, we want to do anything we can to keep them safe and healthy. Last week’s blog post discussed how to help your dog deal with the trauma of loud noises like thunderstorms and fireworks. According to the ASPCA, one in five pets go missing … Read more

Since 1960 the U.S. pet dog population has more than tripled to a record estimate of 78.2 million—more than pigs, sheep, and horses, combined. Only cattle and cats, among domesticated mammals, outnumber canines. At three-quarters of a pound per day on average, waste production per dog comes to 274 pounds a year—or 10.9 million tons dropped … Read more