Back in October of this year we delivered a van full of supplies to Animal Control Officer Mark Rudewicz, for the Heroes and Hounds program. Heroes & Hounds is a program he founded to help the military dogs and their handlers, overseas. He started collecting donations and putting together care packages for these teams about four years ago.
Holiday Care Packages for Military Canine Teams
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Turn Back the Clocks, but Don’t Cut Back on Exercise
When we turn back the clocks, it can be tempting to turn down the outdoor time with our pets. Shorter days and cooler weather make being outdoors less appealing. But, cutting back on outdoor exercise time can be a problem for our pets – especially for high-energy dogs in need of lots of active play.
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Make Halloween a Treat – Not a Trick – for the Family Pet
Children of all ages love Halloween – the costumes, the scary decorations and, most of all, the treats. But Halloween can be frightening – and even dangerous -- for the family dog and cat.
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Help Pets Affected by the Colorado Floods
The recent floods in Colorado have been both terrifying and devastating. Hundreds are homeless and many have been separated from their pets.
Tags: cats, dog safety, dogs, donations, pet info, Pet Safety
Heroes & Hounds- Supporting Our Working Dogs
When we learned of the Heroes & Hounds program, founded by Mark Rudewicz of the Simsbury Police Department, we knew we had to help.
Send the Family Pet Back to School Too
Now that the children are back in school, has the family dog started chewing on furniture, barking excessively, or messing in the house?
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Best Friends is Editor's Choice!
Thank you to 5280 Magazine for naming Best Friends Pet Care in Wheat Ridge, CO as Editor's Choice for Top of the Town! This is what they had to say about us:
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Cool Things for Cats & Dogs
We love this post from Houzz.com! Click the image to see some really imaginative and interesting ways to make your house more pet friendly.
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Best Friends Groomers Honored at SuperZoo
We’re excited to share some great news: Best Friends was honored with a Cardinal Crystal Award for outstanding achievement in grooming at SuperZoo last month.
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Keep Pets Cool during the Dog Days of Summer
The dog days of summer are here and we humans aren’t the only ones suffering. For our canine best friends, long hot summer days in a house without air conditioning or a backyard without shade can be misery.
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