Category: pets

7 great road trips for you and your pet

(HIB) - The great American road trip has officially gone to the dogs. In a recent online Google consumer survey, three-in-four travelers said they planned to take a road trip with their pet this summer, and 12% of travelers would rather hit the open ro...

5 ideas to save money on health care

(HIB) - Rising premiums and different levels of coverage can make health care costs seem very confusing. Here are 5 simple ideas that could help you save on your health care costs.1. Plan for medical bills. Just as you would ask a mechanic to estimate ...

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with everyone you love

(HIB) - Valentine's Day is not just for lovers anymore. While we naturally want to show our significant others how much we love them on the sweetest holiday of the year, Valentine's Day has become a wonderful day to celebrate everyone we care about, fr...

5 ways you and your pet can help the planet

(HIB) - Chances are, you consider your animal companion part of the family. You care about what your pet eats, and you want what's healthiest for everyone, including your pet. You also may care about promoting a healthy environment and using products t...

Glitz, glam and fur: A dog show unlike any other

(HIB) - Roll out the red carpet, grab your Easter treats and tune in to NBC this Easter Sunday to see the stars of Hollywood and the stars of the dog world come together for the third annual 'Beverly Hills Dog Show Presented by Purina.' Like the Nation...

Tips for the ultimate vacation with your pet

(HIB) - With the warmer weather, you've likely kicked your travel plans into high gear. From a tropical getaway to an adventurous excursion, dream destinations are a staple of the season. Whether your dog is coming along for the trip or staying behind,...

Pumpkin: The ultimate fall superfood

(HIB) - The perfect fall foods are hearty, nutrient-dense and packed with flavor. And while there is no shortage of savory sustenance this time of year, no other food captures the essence of the season quite like pumpkin. Brimming with nutrients and bo...

Top 9 reasons to adopt a dog

(HIB) - If you're thinking of adding a four-legged friend to your family, adopting is a great way to go. Whether you find a purebreed or a mutt, an older dog or a puppy, you will be saving a life while adding immeasurably to your own.Here are some more...

Tips to give your pet a happy, healthy fall

(HIB) - The dog days of summer are over and your furry family member is up and ready to play! It's the time of year when even pets can get excited about the season and all the autumn outdoor activities families may enjoy. It's also a time of year that ...

Being Proactive Can Help Your Pet Live Longer

(HIB) - Your pets are an integral part of the family, so it's important to practice preventative care to support their well-being and help them live long, healthy lives. But just like people, pets can be affected by chronic conditions such as diabetes,...

Got stress? Bringing your pet to work can help

(HIB) - If you've ever felt tense, anxious or simply unable to relax while performing your job, you're far from alone.A recent survey by the American Institute of Stress found 80 percent of U.S. workers across industries have felt stress in the workpla...