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Steps for Donations: ResQWalk

Shelters & Rescues, Tails of Good

Your daily walk with your dog can sometimes just be routine as usual, but ResQWalk wants to give your steps even more purpose.   Each week, ResQWalk, an iPhone and Android app, announces a donation pool that is available for animal rescues. But for the donation money to be distributed, app users must check-in for their walk and select a rescue to support. There are hundreds of rescues to…



3 Helpful Sites to Find the Perfect Pet Sitter

Pet Parent Tips

Planning a Spring Break getaway, but not sure where to leave the pets? We understand that sometimes the only thing between you and a much-needed vacation is finding a trustworthy pet sitter to care for your dog or cat. So our team at Freshpet put together these website resources that can help you find a loving pet sitter for your next trip!   DogVacay DogVacay…



What is Propylene Glycol?

Nutrition & Healthy Living, Pet Parent Tips

Dr. Katy Nelson answers your questions about a toxic ingredient found in some dog foods.   I’ve gotten a lot of questions about what Propylene Glycol is and why it can sometimes be found in dog food. Here are the facts behind the controversial ingredient.   Propylene Glycol  is a moistening agent found in some dog foods and treats to help reduce moisture, retain it’s texture…




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