Posts Tagged ‘dog and cat’

TropiClean’s Best Pet Smile Contest

Who doesnt love a good contest and chance to win free goodies! This one is wrapping up soon but there is still time to enter your pet.

Company:  TropiClean

Share a photo of your smiling dog or cat and tell everyone why your pet has “TropiClean’s Best Smile.” You could win a $1,500 contribution to your favorite animal shelter plus a $500 VISA gift card and more for yourself – and there are new prize drawings every month!

All entries must be submitted by June 30, 2011 to be eligible for the Grand Prize! 

To enter the TropiClean Best Smile Contest, completely fill out their official entry form on their website–www.tropicleanbestsmile.com. Visitors to the website can also vote for their favorites.

NYC Pet Show Great Line Up

The NYC Pet Show is an event for the urban pet lover. The show provides attendees with an interactive experience comprised of activities, meet & greets, seminars and panel discussions. More than 75 exhibitors will provide dog and cat owners with products and services .

Some of the top natural pet food lines such as Blue Buffalo. Ark Naturals, Fresh Pet, Merrick,  Stella & Chewys will be exhibiting as well as smaller specialty companies that offer grooming products, treats, pet apparel, and of course pet food lines. Products will be available for purchase at the show.

Besides the expo   there will be informative sessions and special appearances by Victoria Stillwell, host of Animal Planet’s It’s Me or The Dog!, Rescue Ink and reality TV celebrities Doggie Moms. There will also be workshops scheduled on both days “Ask The Professionals” -Vet, Cat and Grooming questions.

Check out NYCPETSHOW Twitter Page for a Promotional Code to save on Advance Ticket Purchase http://twitter.com/NYCPetShow

NYC Pet Show

May 21, 2011 to May 22, 2011 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission: $20 in advance; $25 at door

NYC ASPCA Offering Free Health Services for Pitbulls

Operation Pit is the ASPCA’s new canine health program specially designed to help Pits and Pit mixes be all that they can be! Operation Pit offers free spay, neuter, or vasectomy surgeries to Pit Bulls, along with free Distemper/Parvovirus vaccinations and free microchips.

Pitbull Mixes are covered by this program as well. Visit the NYC ASPCA website for program details:  http://www.aspca.org/aspca-nyc/operation-pit.aspx

Avoiding Accidental Pet Poisoning Outdoors

Spring has Sprung and it’s the time of year when people start their gardening and letting their pet outdoors.

While you get ready to do your seasonal planting- consider how green lifestyle changes can impact your pets health.  Specifically, the use of pesticides outdoors and the risk of  accidental poisoning of  your pet. ZooToo.com published a great article “Creating a Pet-Friendly Garden” that is very informative. You can read it on their site…

Love Your Pet, Love the Earth…..