Does Your Pet Need Elevated Food Bowls?

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Michael Mundy

At mealtime, most of us opt to place our pet’s food bowls on the floor at a lower level position. This is fine for younger or smaller animals that don’t have to dip their necks too low to reach their food, however, it’s not optimal for all animals. “There are a variety of reasons you may want to consider using an elevated food or water bowl for your dog or cat,” says Dr. Jennifer Freeman, DVM, PetSmart‘s resident veterinarian and pet care expert. “Not only can elevated feeding bowls be more comfortable for

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Local shelter hosts free drive-through pet food pantry

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The Providence Animal Rescue League is making sure no pet owners have to choose between feeding their animal or paying a bill.

PARL held another free drive-through pet food pantry at their Elbow Street location Monday afternoon.

Pet owners who have fallen on hard times are invited to pick up food, cat litter, and other supplies.

PARL has always had a food pantry, but they’ve been holding drive-through events to distribute necessities safely during the pandemic.

Masks are required and items are placed in car drunks.

Rebecca Baylies, Executive Director at PARL said they’ve seen a

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The best dog food delivery options for 2021

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Food delivery services are more popular than ever in 2021 and that even includes a competitive field of pet food delivery options. If you’re specifically looking for the best dog food delivery companies, our picks should help you find something that suits your four-legged friend.

Many of these delivery services take your dog’s dietary needs into account to create custom dog food blends, including raw dog food, that are shipped alongside an array of dog treats, toys, accessories and gear to keep your best friend healthy, happy and warm all winter.

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Toronto warns pet owners not to leave animals alone outside after coyotes kill two dogs

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The City of Toronto is advising all pet owners who live near typical coyote habitats, including ravines, forests, and large parks, to make sure dogs are always supervised while outdoors following at least two incidents where pets were killed by coyotes. 

The city issued the warning in a news release published Friday, and it also says residents can expect to see more coyotes during the winter season.

“At this time of year, it is easier to spot coyotes in parks and ravines, as they are not hidden by foliage,” reads the release. “Coyote mating season also falls during January and

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How Pedigree has Brought Innovation in Pet Food?

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The nutrition required by pets is different from what the human body needs. Pets require much higher levels of protein compared to human beings. So the food that we eat does not cater to the nutritional requirements of pets. Branded pet food like Pedigree provides balanced nutrition for the pets. The brand offers pet food suited for various life stages of the pets.

In an exclusive conversation, Ganesh Ramani, General Manager, MARS Petcare, talks about how Pedigree was started and what is the market size of pet food. He further elaborates about the consumer trends they are witnessing in these

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