About HART (aka PetLvr Admin)

HART is not only a PetLvr but he is also a PapillonLvr!

Turn Your Dog Into A Genius

Brain training is a super effective way to increase your dog’s ability to pay attention to you! Adrienne Farricelli, a CPDT-KA certified dog trainer and creator of "Brain Training for Dogs" can teach … [Read more...]

ENTER our FREE Giveaway Contest to Win a Pair of Winter Dog Work Boots

Enter our FREE Giveaway Contest to win a pair of Winter Dog Work Boots for your pet, to keep your dog's paws dry and comfortable and warm all winter! IMPORTANT All entries must be made on the … [Read more...]

Wait! What? A New Blog Name and Tagline? Why Not?!

Don't Panic! It's been 7 years and 8 months since we changed our name to the PetLvr Shop for Pet Lovers ... and since I've extracted the STORE component out of this blog ... I feel it is … [Read more...]

We are under construction and moving – again!

Greetings! I used to host this PetLvr blog (along with a bunch of other "LVR" sites) with HOSTGATOR but moved last November 2016 to a Canadian Host Provider SKGOLD HOSTING. I have received the … [Read more...]

I need a new theme here on PetLvr

I am currently trying to SIMPLIFY this site and theme and minimize resources to be sure all aspects of my site work properly. Lately, with higher CPU resources, it seems that my site has not been … [Read more...]

Raising Race Horses

Raising Race Horses Horse racing has roots in the early 12th century. It was during this time that English mares and Arab stallions were bred, and the breed known as a the thoroughbred was born. … [Read more...]

How To Tell When A Horse Is Having Joint Problems

If you've ever stopped to really watch a horse run and jump, you soon realize that their actions are a beautiful symphony of movement. Every muscle and joint in a horse’s body work together to create … [Read more...]

PetLvr Shop – New and Improved for 2016

Thank-You for your patience. Our site has been in "Maintenance Mode" this past week and I have been working evenings trying to give the site a new look. The last time this site had a major … [Read more...]

Keeping Fish Cool

Many people have an aquarium of some kind in the home. It could be a small tank with only a few fish or a larger set up with plants and various kinds of fish. An aquarium water chiller can gently keep … [Read more...]

How To Find A Supplier Of Aquarium Products

Do you have some pet fish or other aquatic animals at home? If you do, you will want to make sure that these little guys are well taken care of. That means finding the right place to buy an aquarium … [Read more...]


Since pets are like our children, we do love them, and we do want to pamper and spoil them as well. But everything has a cost – either it is your time or your money. Especially if you want to pamper … [Read more...]

Bringing a Puppy into the Family

Picking out a new puppy is a joyful experience, but it's important to properly prepare for the newcomer. Purchasing supplies ahead of time and carefully planning the first days with the new pet will … [Read more...]

Massage Techniques Designed to Improve a Horse’s Mobility and Endurance

Equine massage therapy is a procedure that is relatively new in the equestrian world. It is based on a lot of the therapeutic and massage techniques that have been developed to help human athletes … [Read more...]

Testing 4 5 6 – PetLvr Blog to Facebook Page – Take 2

Trying again .. same thing, with a random video .. and some featured image. My Best Friend (The Dog Song) by Heidi Winzinger PS this is the featured image I set up in this post that I'm hoping … [Read more...]

Testing 1 2 3 – PetLvr Blog to PetLvr Facebook group

I don't like the interface of my current wordpress plus that sends links to the Facebook page ... I am trying something new - did it work? Post in the comments below, or directly in the facebook … [Read more...]

Under Construction – Finally!

Greetings! Just a forewarning that this site, PetLvr Blog for Pet Lovers, will be undergoing a major theme renovation today and will be in maintenance mode for the duration. … [Read more...]

Shake a paw with the Master Miss Cricket – by Mary Helen Ferris

Here is a poem by my good friend Mary Helen Ferris, shown on the left. . I hope you visit her Greatpoetrymhf's Weblog and check out her other poetry collection. You can also find her on Empire Avenue … [Read more...]

Please Join Our New Mailing List

Effective August 1, 2013 I have decided to switch from Aweber to Mailchimp to better create, send, and track email newsletters from the PetLvr related blogs. Can you please sign up to the new … [Read more...]

Kristin Bauer van Straten for No-Kill Los Angeles (NKLA)

Here is a touching video from True Blood star Kristin Bauer van Straten about her rescue dog. Kristin has partnered up with No-Kill Los Angeles (NKLA), an initiative of Best Friends Animal Society® … [Read more...]

Clicker Training | Teacher’s Pet With Victoria Stilwell

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Tug of War | Teacher’s Pet With Victoria Stilwell

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We Have A New Theme Template

Change is good, right? After experiencing some issues following the recent Wordpress v3.5.1 update and Genesis theme v1.9.1 upgraded, I decided to just start from scratch with a new … [Read more...]

Rest In Peace – Maxxie – December 20, 2012

It was a sad day for me, personally, as I held my long-time pet and companion in my arms as we put him down to sleep forever. Here are a few videos over the years, including one taken yesterday … [Read more...]

Sending to a Pile: The Beginning of Swim-By

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Beginning R+ Training – Day 14/14 – Puppies playing + clicker training!

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Puppy Days

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Tricks Class Preview

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My best friend of all time Lucy-ann

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Green Tips for Removing Pet Hair and Odor

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Positive vs. Punitive Dog Training | Teacher’s Pet With Victoria Stilwell

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Pet Fest At Falls Park

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HELP! TRAINING YOUR DOG. (Savvy Dog Academy)

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Shepherd Training at the Canine Ranch | American Dog With Victoria Stilwell

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