The Medical Emergency Chaos Brought on a Pet Boom

The Medical Emergency Chaos Brought on a Pet Boom

#pets $CHWY $ZTS Locked down people have adopted 4-legged friends at a rapid pace during The China Virus chaos. This action is driving global pet product sales North of $125-B, according to the data. Pet animals require food, treats and medicine and will continue after The People are all vaccinated. So we can expect spending […]

Pets are Good for Our Health in Many Ways

Pets are Good for Our Health in Many Ways

#pets #dogs #cats #health If you have a dog or cat in your home, it distinctly alters the ecology of bacteria found there. In fact, 1 study found having a dog significantly elevated 56 classes of bacterial species while having a cat increased 24. Dogs have been called “the new probiotic” because they expose humans […]

Animal Companions Help People Overcome Anxiety, if You Cannot Keep a Pet, Try Bibliotherapy

Animal Companions Help People Overcome Anxiety, if You Cannot Keep a Pet, Try Bibliotherapy

#Dog #pet #books #anxiety “Keeping a pet at home can really help to overcome anxiety in this virus chaos”— Paul Ebeling Animal companions have a proven positive effect on mental health and can be a way to reduce symptoms of depression and anxiety. Keeping a dog, cat, bird or frog can help improve heart rate […]

Look After Your Dog During a Lockdown

Look After Your Dog During a Lockdown

#pet #dog #lockdown #COVID Many experts believe and the emerging data are proving that many of the problems caused by COVID-19-related lockdowns are resulting in much more human misery, both short- and long-term, than the virus itself.  A recent study reveals that the vast majority of people with animal companions feel their pets helped them […]

Sitting on a Cash Pile 6.0? Bow Wow!

#buys #bullish #WallStreet #analysts $CHWY Cash Pile calls are Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Below is the is the Cash Pile call for Monday, 19 October, as follows: Chewy Inc. (NYSE:CHWY) broke out on 12 October at 64.45 and […]

Japanese Science Ministry Predicts Humans Will Talk to Pets in 2040

Japanese Science Ministry Predicts Humans Will Talk to Pets in 2040

In 20 yrs, we may be able to communicate with our pets if the predictions of Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology come true. The ministry’s White Paper on Science and Technology made 37 predictions for Y 2040. Japanese officials approved the ministry’s predictions Tuesday during a Cabinet meeting. In addition to talking […]

More Than 50% of The People are Worried about their Pets

More Than 50% of The People are Worried about their Pets

Americans are anxious about the possibility of getting the C-19 coronavirus. According to the American Psychiatric Association 62% of The People suffer from anxiety and worry about family and loved ones contracting the disease. It is obvious the medical chaos is creating stress and anxiety for humans, but a leading expert claims that our pets are […]

American Veterinary Medical Association Does Not Recommend Routine C-19 Testing for Pets

American Veterinary Medical Association Does Not Recommend Routine C-19 Testing for Pets

$IDXX A veterinary test for SARS-CoV-2 the virus that can cause the disease C-19 coronavirus in humans is now available for pets. Idexx Laboratories (NASDAQ:IDXX), a veterinary diagnostics and software company is making its SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) RealPCR test for pets available to veterinarians. In a press release, the company explains its rationale: “IDEXX is launching […]

Your Pets and the Coronavirus

Your Pets and the Coronavirus

Experts are saying that there is no conclusive evidence that pets like dogs and cats can spread COVID-19 coronavirus, or that they can be a source of infection to people. They say it is likely it works the other way round. In fact, the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD) in Hong Kong concluded: “The […]

Dog Owners Live Longer, Happier, Healthier Lives

Dog Owners Live Longer, Happier, Healthier Lives

Here is a new reason dogs are considered man and woman’s best friend: A team of Swedish researchers has found that dog owners tend to live longer. The researchers followed more than 3-M people with no history of heart disease over a 12 year period. Remarkably, dog owners had a 20% lower risk of premature […]

Dog Food That Tackles Health-Related Problems

Dog Food That Tackles Health-Related Problems

Happy Again Pet, the highest quality collagen supplement specifically formulated to improve the joint health of dogs, announced today a partnership with pet behaviorist and Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan. Millan is an equity partner in Happy Again, one of the first products in the supplement space endorsed by him. “Every Pet parent’s goal should be to […]

Car Crash Safety For Pets

Car Crash Safety For Pets

Sleepypod®, a Pasadena-based company known for redefining pet products, today presents new crash test research. Crash tests were performed to assess the effectiveness of Sleepypod’s Clickit Terrain car safety harness in restraining a pet while positioned in a side lounging position. These tests build on Sleepypod crash test research of a pet in an upright seated […]

Adopt or Re-home Dogs Safely Online

Adopt or Re-home Dogs Safely Online

CUDDLY Inc., a pet tech leader in providing solutions to non-profit animal rescues, announces the launch of CUDDLY ID, an innovative platform and app powered by globaliD, a leader in the identity verification space. Keep track of your rescue or shelter animal adoption applicants with an easy to use secure online tool. CUDDLY ID. Over 3,300,000 dogs and […]

Why Cities Should Be More Pet-Friendly (w/Photos)

Why Cities Should Be More Pet-Friendly (w/Photos)

When pets are present, people and communities thrive. The benefits of pets have long been discussed, but surveys and studies have started to prove their positive impact. A survey conducted by Mars Petcare Reveals 82% of pet owners believe their furry friends have made a positive impact on their lives. From helping facilitate social connections […]

Why These Dogs Are Being Called Heros (w/Photos)

Why These Dogs Are Being Called Heros (w/Photos)

America has spoken and based on some 900,000 votes cast by animal lovers across the country. By a celebrity panel of dog lovers and experts, seven remarkable canines have been named finalists in the 2019 American Humane Hero Dog Awards®. Sponsored by the Lois Pope LIFE Foundation and Zoetis, and broadcast nationally on Hallmark Channel. […]

Best Medical Cannabis For Dogs

Best Medical Cannabis For Dogs

It’s no surprise that CBD has been blowing up over the past few years, with more and more patients crowding the market each day. Many claim the drug to be miraculous as it helps many people with medical issues such as seizures, anxiety, and much more, but a company out of Los Angeles, California (UrthLeaf) seems to […]

Box Office:’Pets 2′ Best of Show at $47-M

Box Office:’Pets 2′ Best of Show at $47-M

$AMZN, $CMCSA, $DIS, $TWX, $CBS The Secret Life of Pets 2: Universal and Illumination’s animated family film Pets 2 collected $47.1-M on 4,561 screens. The pic received an A- CinemaScore. Pets 2 is the 10th team-up for animation studio Illumination and Universal, with its opening weekend landing in the lower end of those titles. While Pets 2 debuted far below the […]

How to Keep Dogs Healthy (With Pictures)

How to Keep Dogs Healthy (With Pictures)

Sunny days, aromatic flowers and warm temperatures are a few of summer’s most adored qualities. Getting outside to enjoy the sunshine isn’t something only humans love – pets often do, too. Whether romping through a local dog park or sniffing around the neighborhood, fresh air and exercise can do wonders for your pet. Pairing exercise […]

Dogs At The Office Lowers Workplace Stress

Dogs At The Office Lowers Workplace Stress

Employers looking to boost workplace morale may want to consider hiring from a new pool of talent: one with wagging tails, fur and four legs. A new survey from Wellness® Natural Pet Foodfound that 65 percent of American pet parents believe that having pets in the workplace would benefit company culture. That same survey revealed that not […]

Top Movies Being Released In 2019

Top Movies Being Released In 2019

#1 Men In Black: International #2 Godzilla: King of the Monsters #3 X-Men Dark Phoenix #4 The Secret Life of Pets 2 #5 Toy Story 5 #6 The Lion King #7 Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw #8 Joker #9 Frozen 2 #10 Spies In Disguise #11 Indiana Jones 5

Health 2019: A Good Night’s Sleep

Health 2019: A Good Night’s Sleep

Sleep is one of the great mysteries of life, it is not a waste of time. Modern research has shed light on it, showing a good night’s sleep is a Key component of a healthy lifestyle, and that lack of sleep can have far-reaching consequences, affecting everything from mood, creativity and brain detoxification to DNA expression, […]

Millennials to Spend Big Money on Pets This Holiday Season

Millennials to Spend Big Money on Pets This Holiday Season

Millennials to Spend Big Money on Pets This Holiday Season Millennials love their pets, and that love’s showing up on their holiday credit-card bills. The much-discussed generation of shoppers, known for their industry-disrupting tastes, will spend heavily on their pets this holiday season, more than 2X what consumers overall are expected to spend, according to a […]

Pet Alert: Legalized Marijuana Can Mean Death to Your Dog

Pet Alert: Legalized Marijuana Can Mean Death to Your Dog

Pet Alert: Legalized Marijuana Can Mean Death to Your Dog Classic signs of poisoning include glassy eyes, a dazed expression, slow response times, loss of coordination and dribbling urine; the more THC the dog ingests, the more severe the symptoms, Marijuana for humans contains much more THC than pets can safely consume; CBD oil for […]

Caution: Our Pets Food May Be Killing Them

Caution: Our Pets Food May Be Killing Them

Caution: Our Pets Food May Be Killing Them Celebrity chef Rachael Ray was served with a $5-M lawsuit against her dog food brand, Nutrish, claiming that it contains harmful chemicals. According to reports, the food allegedly contains Glyphosate, a herbicide found in common weed killers like Monsanto’s Roundup. In a separate announcement, the Food and […]

What People Buy Can Accurately Predict Who They Are

What People Buy Can Accurately Predict Who They Are

What People Buy Can Accurately Predict Who They Are $AAPL The cultural divide is real, it is wide Fact: What people buy can be used to predict their politics, race or education, sometimes with more than 90% accuracy  Americans live such different lives that what they buy, do or watch can be used to predict […]

Good Food for Our Pet’s Good Health

Good Food for Our Pet’s Good Health

Good Food for Our Pet’s Good Health Free radicals cause damage called oxidative stress in our pet’s body, and oxidative stress and the inflammation it causes are directly linked to aging and disease Free radicals occur naturally as the result of metabolic, cellular and immune system functioning, as well as certain external factors Antioxidants neutralize […]

Healthy Looking Furry Pets Carry Deadly Diseases

Healthy Looking Furry Pets Carry Deadly Diseases

Healthy Looking Furry Pets Carry Deadly Diseases It is estimated Americans own 78-M dogs and 85-M cats, according to the American Pet Product Association, but the downside of for pet lovers is that each and every year tens of thousands of Americans get sick from diseases spread by their household animals. These are called Zoonotic […]

Making Friends for Life with Our ‘Furry’ Pets

Making Friends for Life with Our ‘Furry’ Pets

Making Friends for Life with Our ‘Furry’ Pets This week was the 35th annual National Pet Week, sponsored by the Auxiliary to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) to promote responsible pet ownership, recognize the importance of the human-animal bond and help pet parents understand the value of regular wellness exams. During National Pet Week […]

Steering Your Dogs Away from the Hazards of Fall

Steering Your Dogs Away from the Hazards of Fall

Steering Your Dogs Away from the Hazards of Fall Dog owners know that each change of season brings potential hazards for their pets, Now at Fall is here and Winter on the way it is a good time for a refresher on some of the potential hazards presented by the change of seasons from warmer to cooler […]

ASX – Pet Owners To Have Legal Cannabis In The Near Future

ASX – Pet Owners To Have Legal Cannabis In The Near Future

Pet owners may soon be one step closer to accessing medical cannabis as a pain-reliever for their furry friends thanks to CannPal, a Sydney-based pharmatech startup that is looking to raise $6 million when it lists on the Australian Securities Exchange later this year. CannPal wants to develop cannabis-based products to aid veterinarians in administering […]

Have We Chosen Convenience Over the Health of Our Pets?

Have We Chosen Convenience Over the Health of Our Pets?

Have We Chosen Convenience Over the Health of Our Pets? No one really argues with the fact that in order for optimal health to occur, animals, including humans, must consume the foods they were designed to eat, and preferably whole, fresh and unadulterated. This is known as species-appropriate nutrition. For example: 1) Vegetarian animals must […]

Pet Owners Treating Sick Animals With Marijuana

Pet Owners Treating Sick Animals With Marijuana

Pet Owners Treating Sick Animals With Marijuana As more states legalize marijuana for humans, more pet owners are giving their animal companions cannabis-based extracts, ointments and edibles marketed to treat everything from arthritis and anxiety to seizures and cancer. Most of these pet products, which are not regulated, contain cannabidiol or CBD, a chemical compound […]

Some Tips on How to Keep Aging Pets Sharp

Some Tips on How to Keep Aging Pets Sharp

Some Tips on How to Keep Aging Pets Sharp There are many things you can do to help your dog or cat maintain good mental function for as long as possible, and delay the onset and progression of cognitive decline. 1. Feed a nutritionally balanced, species-appropriate diet that includes omega-3 essential fats, such as krill […]

FLASH Alert: Dogs and Cats Also Suffer Strokes

FLASH Alert: Dogs and Cats Also Suffer Strokes

FLASH Alert: Dogs and Cats Also Suffer Strokes Recently that the veterinary community realized that like humans, dogs and cats also suffer strokes. With increased use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computerized tomography (CT) scans in pets, strokes are being diagnosed more often. Though, they are still a relatively rare occurrence in both dogs […]

Enhancing Your Older Dog’s Quality of Life

Enhancing Your Older Dog’s Quality of Life

Enhancing Your Older Dog’s Quality of Life Loving your pets means doing anythingand everything to give them the most excellent health possible Most dog owners are aware of the physical changes that can take place as their companion age, but did you know your aging dog’s behavior may also change? Any variation in your dog’s […]

Indoor Air Pollution Impacts Our Health

Indoor Air Pollution Impacts Our Health

Indoor Air Pollution Impacts Our Health Indoor air pollution can result in both short-term and long-term effects on your health. Children are especially vulnerable to chemicals and pollutants, both in their home and their school. Stay watchful for symptoms of air pollution in your children and get involved in your school district to improve the […]

Apple Cider Vinegar for Natural Flea Prevention

Apple Cider Vinegar for Natural Flea Prevention

Apple Cider Vinegar for Natural Flea Prevention It makes sense to try a non-toxic flea deterrent whenever possible. Apple cider vinegar is an option. While it does not kill fleas, per se, it may repel them because fleas dislike its smell and taste. One of the simplest ways to use this natural flea repellent is […]

The High Cost of Sleep-Deprivation

The High Cost of Sleep-Deprivation

The High Cost of Sleep-Deprivation Science may still be discovering the mechanisms behind why sleep is so important to your health. Sleep is a Key pillar of good health, equally important as healthy Real foods, pure water and exercise. An increasing number of studies demonstrate how sleep relates to our sleep-wake cycles and plays a […]

Tips to Help Us Avoid Pesticides in Our Daily Lives

Tips to Help Us Avoid Pesticides in Our Daily Lives

Tips to Help Us Avoid Pesticides in Our Daily Lives Research has linked long-term pesticide exposure to infertility, birth defects, endocrine disruption, neurological disorders, and cancer. So, it is common sense that ingesting and being exposed to fewer pesticides will result in improved health. Below are some basics to help us reduce the amount of […]

Pet Healthcare is Costly, and Rising

Pet Healthcare is Costly, and Rising

Pet Healthcare is Costly, and Rising The American Pet Products Association estimates that US pet expenditures hit $60.59-B last year, up from $58.04-B in Y 2014. A substantial portion of those costs are for Vet care ($15.73-B) and medicine ($14.39-B). That breaks down to an average of $235 on routine Vet visits for dog owners […]

A Healthy Lifestyle is Important for Your Pet

A Healthy Lifestyle is Important for Your Pet

A Healthy Lifestyle is Important for Your Pet To provide a healthy lifestyle for your pet you must focus on identifying, then removing, and unnecessary stressors from your pet’s world before disease can occur. These obstacles might involve your pet’s diet, exercise, environment, and veterinary care. Being proactive is in contrast to the reactive approach […]

Mutts Vs Pure Bred Dogs

Mutts Vs Pure Bred Dogs

Mutts Vs Pure Bred Dogs The Big Q: Are Mutts healthier than Purebred Dogs? The Big A: Many people believe that Mutts aka mixed breeds are healthier than purebreds. One of the reasons for this notion is that when 2 or more breeds are blended together, there is less risk a dog will inherit breed-specific […]

Box Office: The Secret Life of Pets takes $103.2-M

Box Office: The Secret Life of Pets takes $103.2-M

Box Office: The Secret Life of Pets takes $103.2-M $CMCSA, $DIS, $FOX Family audiences cannot to get enough of animated family films about animals it seems. Zac Efron and Adam Devine’s ‘Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates’ beat expectations with a $16.6-M domestic opening Illumination Entertainment and Universal’s The Secret Life of Pets debuted to […]

Americans Spend $30-B Annually on Alternative Medicine, Why?

Americans Spend $30-B Annually on Alternative Medicine, Why?

Americans Spend $30-B Annually on Alternative Medicine, Why? Consumers in the US spend about $30-B annually on alternative medicine, according to a newly published federal report from the 2012 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), in which 44,743 individuals in the US aged 4 and above participated. The Big Q: Why do people in America spend […]

Abused Animals Need Special Care as Pets

Abused Animals Need Special Care as Pets

Abused Animals Need Special Care as Pets Some of the things to know if you adopt a formerly abused pet Sadly, many animals, including family pets, are victims of abuse at some point in their lives. Abuse can be active in the form of physical attacks or punishment, or it can be passive. In some […]

The Importance of Diet in Your Dog’s Behavior

The Importance of Diet in Your Dog’s Behavior

The Importance of Diet in Your Dog’s Behavior Nearly 30% of pet dogs exhibit signs of anxiety, including excessive barking, trying to escape, excessive energy, destructive behaviors and aggression. Such behavioral issues are a leading cause of animals being relinquished to shelters, this is unfortunate because often these issues can be easily fixed. Behavior modification […]

Feeding Pets Human Grade Organic Food is Best

Feeding Pets Human Grade Organic Food is Best

Feeding Pets Human Grade Organic Food is Best If you do not wish to deal with balancing your pet’s diets at home, choosing to feed pre-balanced, commercially available raw food, is a great choice. There are many small, pet food companies now offering human-grade, Organic, and free-range frozen foods that can be fed raw or […]

So, What is Really Organic Food?

So, What is Really Organic Food?

So, What is Really Organic Food? Do not make the mistake of confusing the ‘Natural’ label with Organic standards. The ‘Natural’ label is not based on any standards at all, and is frequently misused by sellers of GE (genetically engineered) food products. Growers and manufacturers of Organic products bearing the USDA seal must meet the […]