October 16, 2018
Scariest Pets

Scariest Pets: PugetPets Top Ten Halloween Favorites

Happy Halloween from PugetPets! To celebrate this Halloween, we at PugetPets grabbed our metaphorical Victorian grave-digger’s shovel hoping to unearth a host of scary pets. We […]
September 30, 2018
snuffle mat

The Snuffle Mat: Foraging Fun for Your Furry Friend

What is a Snuffle Mat? Our dogs love mealtime, but it’s over so quickly! Food often disappears with a single gulp. In a matter of seconds, […]
September 16, 2018
Urban Coyotes

Coyotes Next Door: Pet Safety and Seattle’s Urban Song-Dogs

Coyotes Among Us With coyote sightings on the rise in Seattle neighborhoods, many residents have concerns about the safety of local pets, and not without reason. […]
September 2, 2018
canine brain games

Canine Brain Games: You CAN Teach an Old Dog New Tricks!

Canine Couch Potatoes? Canine brain games?! The idea of dog sudoku might sound strange, but dogs need mental challenges as well as physical exercise. For young […]
August 17, 2018
homeless pets

Homeless Pets: A Global Crisis We Can All Help Solve

Wanted: A Forever Home Every year, an estimated six to eight million homeless pets enter animal shelters in the United States alone. Tragically, close to half […]
July 28, 2018
Ticks and pets

Tick Tactics: What Pet Guardians Need to Know about Ticks

Ticks on the Move Worldwide, ticks are on the rise and on the move. We in Western Washington can see this for ourselves. Old-timers here will […]
July 16, 2018
keep your dog cool

Cool dog? Hot dog! Tips and Trends to Keep Your Dog Cool and Safe

Keep Your Dog Cool As Seattle continues to experience record high heat, we at PugetPets share concerns for the health and comfort of our canine friends. […]
June 27, 2018
Fourth of July Stress

Four for the Fourth: Fourth of July Pet Safety Tips from PugetPets

Are you ready for the Fourth of July? Independence Day fun and festivities can be stressful times for pets and pet guardians alike. The loud sounds […]
June 15, 2018
medical alert dogs

Medical Alert Dogs: Powerful Noses Lend a Helping Paw

The Canine as Caregiver Throughout human history and pre-history, dogs have been our helpers and companions. They provide friendship and support, ease our anxieties and warn […]