Rabies is somewhat of a “boogeyman” topic when it comes to animals. We talk about it thinking about movies like Ol’ Yeller or picture animals going berserk, frothing at the mouth, and attacking anything in sight. It’s nightmarish to think about–but how real of a threat does it pose to you and your pets? The reality … Learn More ›Read more about → Be Aware: It’s World Rabies Day
There are many reasons a dog may be born or become deaf during their lifetime. It could be a genetic defect. It could be from damage to their ears, either physical or from a disease. Other times, it’s merely because of old age. Unfortunately, some people look at deaf dogs as “lesser” or not as … Learn More ›Read more about → Did you hear? It’s Deaf Dog Awareness Week!
Some people might be confused if they’ve been paying attention to Variety Pet Foods since we first were founded. “Didn’t you just do dog food and treats?” we’ve sometimes been asked. Why do we then pay attention to our feline friends? Why not just focus on dogs and all their canine wonderfulness? Well, the clue … Learn More ›Read more about → Happy Cat Month!
One of the unfortunate things about some shelters is their need to euthanize some of the pets under their care, simply because they aren’t being adopted and the shelter lacks the volunteers or resources to keep them all. Now, some communities and foster programs help alleviate this, but it can still add up to 10,000 … Learn More ›Read more about → It Only Takes One Day