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...]

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...]

Why Having an Updated Photo of Your Pet Can Save Its Life

When I was in college, a stranger came into my house through a basement window, stole valuables from myself and my roommates, and got away scot-free. While there is a strong sense of violation … [Read more...]

Humane Society of the United States Highlights World Spay Day

February 28, 2012 has been designated as World Spay Day. This global event, which is supported by the Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society International, focuses on the importance of … [Read more...]

Cool Pet Products in Celebration of Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month

November is Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month! According to a Petfinder.com survey, 30% of shelters and rescue groups said older pets are the hardest to find homes for. The site, which helps unite adoptable … [Read more...]

Flexi City 6ft Retractable Leash Giveaway

Good news! The Flexi Leash company wanted to send their new 6ft Flexi City leash to us for testing! I said I would test it out with my Papillon dog Maxxie, provided they send me another one to … [Read more...]

Tornado Tips For Pets

Tornado! Tips to Keep Your Pets (and the Rest of your Family) Safe Before, During & After a Tornado Strikes Washington, D.C. - Tornadoes are among the most terrifying and destructive natural … [Read more...]

News Release: 82 Foot Long Animal Rescue Rig On Way To Missouri

The Joplin Tornado - American Humane Association Deploying To Help Animal Victims Of Disaster WASHINGTON, D.C., May 25 -- Following the devastating tornado that ravaged Joplin, Missouri, … [Read more...]

Announcing The Winners Of The Zuke’s Custom Tote Bag Contest

Congratulations to ALL Winners! I have just picked the winners of recent contest sponsored by Zuke's. Zuke’s, healthy and all-natural dog & cat treats made in the USA with no fillers, additives, … [Read more...]

There Is Still Time To Enter Zuke’s Custom Tote Bag Contest – Ends Midnight April 30, 2011

ENTER TO WIN!! Zuke's Custom Tote Bag Contest - Worth $100 USD - Filled With Zuke's Dog and Cat Treats! (.. click on the logo for details ..) Meanwhile ..... Zuke's graciously sent my … [Read more...]

5 Tips To Have a Great Hike with Your Dog

Dogs enjoy walking. So your dog will probably love to go hiking with you, but if you’re going to bring your canine friend on the trail, be sure you are well prepared for it. Hiking with your dog is … [Read more...]

Server Hiccups and What I'm Doing About It

First of all ... an apology to all my readers for their inconveniences when attempting to access this blog - if you have been receiving a 404 error message and ending up on the root Community … [Read more...]

IAMS Home 4 The Holidays 2010 – 1.1 Million Homeless Animals Adopted In Just 96 Days

Not too shabby! This past season, Iams Home 4 the Holidays had set a goal to save the lives of 1.5 million orphaned pets AND donate 5 million bowls of food to animal shelters in need. They succeeded … [Read more...]

Don't Be A Turkey To Your Pet – Here Are Some Thanksgiving Pet Safety Tips

Thanksgiving in United States will be on November 25, 2010. Canadians celebrated Thanksgiving back on October 11, 2010 but these safety tips can apply all year round and at Christmas too! It's not … [Read more...]

2010 Halloween Pet Costume Contests Around The 'Net

Here are a few Halloween Pet Costume contests that are still available ... PetLvr blog was unable to host our Annual Pet Halloween Pet Costume Contest this year due to family health issues, and … [Read more...]

IAMS Home 4 The Holidays 2010 – Let's Adopt 1.5 Million Pets and Donate 5 Million Bowls of Food to Animal Shelters In Need

Here's the thing ... even if you are unable to adopt a shelter pet this year .. please "LIKE" Iams on Facebook, which helps donate food to shelters in need. Don't forget to "LIKE" PetLvr on Facebook … [Read more...]

Attention Lousy Pet Photographers In The NY Tri State Area – Do You Want To Be On TV?

Please pass this along to your friends and share this with your facebook friends, your twitter friends and everybody you know that can benefit from this great opportunity! I received an email … [Read more...]

Excuse Me – Please Lower Your Windows

“To stand in silence when they should be protesting makes cowards out of men.” -Abraham Lincoln I was … [Read more...]

Tutorial Videos – Getting Familiar With The PetLvr Community

Here are some screencast videos that I prepared to help show people what our new PetLvr Community site is all about and provide a little insight and help in signing up and working your way through the … [Read more...]

UPDATE – Missing Black Poodle – Found!

I am pleased to report that COLE .. the missing black poodle has been found! I received an email from the owner this morning ... Dear PetLvr Blog Our black toy poodle is home safe and sound. He … [Read more...]

Watching Your P’s & Q’s

Back in the early days of printing presses, each line of text had to be set up one letter at a time. Since the letters in the press were reversed (so they'd print forward), the printmaker (or … [Read more...]

REWARD ($10,000) – Missing Black Toy Poodle – Chambersburg, PA – PASS IT ON

If you are in the Chambersburg, PA area and happen to see a black toy poodle that answers to the name COLE .. please return it to owner Charlotte Stowers! She is offering a hefty reward (looks legit … [Read more...]

Introspective Folk/Rock Singer-Songwriter Malea McGuinness To Open For Shawn Colvin

NEWS!! If you are in the local areas and get a chance to see Malea McGuinness .. DO IT! She's great :) And, so are her posts here in the PetLvr Blog for Pet Lovers! ... (See Malea's posts over … [Read more...]

Introducing – PetLvr Community (BETA) v.2010

Join Our **NEW** PetLvr Community You are all cordially invited to join, and participate in my latest Pet Related adventure .... PetLvr Community This is long overdue .. but I have now created … [Read more...]

Sneak Peak: Cat Reality Show Premiere Tomorrow

The reality show, Cat Chow’s Housecat Housecall, is premiering this Saturday on the Animal Planet. A sneak peak of the show can be found here and below: Cat Chow’s Housecat Housecall will air … [Read more...]

Happy Belated 5th Birthday – PetLvr Blog for Pet Lovers

May 31, 2010 marked the fifth year that the PetLvr Blog for Pet Lovers blog (formerly known as PetLvr.com - [The Blog]) has been in existence. [insert cheers, applause and whistles here] My blogging … [Read more...]

Hi All Fellow Animal Lovers! by Malea

When a friend introduced me to the Amanda Foundation here in Los Angeles I had no idea this would change my entire life. The more time I spent with these animals the more I loved them and the more I … [Read more...]

Ginger The Human Dog Eating Cereal

Our Papillon dogs love cereal too, but they prefer the "dry" variety!~ Ginger The Human Dog Eating Cereal - Watch more Funny Videos … [Read more...]

Dancing with the Stars Judge Carrie Ann Inaba Appears In Third Season of Show Presented by Purina® Cat Chow®

Calling all CatLvrs! Carrie Ann Inaba, one of the judges on Dancing with the Stars, will be appearing during the third season of Animal Planet’s Housecat Housecall presented by Purina Cat Chow. … [Read more...]

PetLvr Front Page Is Fixed Now

Back in February 2010 all of a sudden the auto-thumbnail imaging-size plugin never worked and huge (I mean H-U-G-E!!) images started to appear on the front page. To fix that, I just removed the … [Read more...]

The 101 Dalmatians Musical – April 7-18, 2010 – at The Theater at MSG!

Save 25% With Code "PAWS" The dogs are making their way in the big NY City! Take advantage of this exclusive ticket discount offer for "The 101 Dalmatians Musical" playing April 7-18th at The … [Read more...]

L.A. Zoo Announces Birth of Rare Peninsular Pronghorns

News Release March 23, 2010 **MEDIA ADVISORY** CONTACT: Elizabeth Leider / Elizabeth.leider@lacity.org (323) 644-4273 L.A. Zoo Announces Birth of Rare Peninsular Pronghorns The Los Angeles Zoo is … [Read more...]

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