All posts tagged "slider"

  • Talking Points, Pets of the week from ARL

    Each week, we’ll relay event, program and adoptable pet information from the Animal Rescue League of Iowa. Check out the event links below and also see our Events page, complete with a link to the ARL event...

    • Posted August 10, 2015
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  • Dharma Dog Training’s Top 10 Tips

    Kelley McAtee of Dharma Dog Training is often asked about the most important things to consider when training dogs to behave. There isn’t just one thing to remember- in fact, to achieve an emotionally stable, behaved, trainable...

    • Posted August 7, 2015
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  • Interview: Chris Grimes and Mindi Callison preview “Dog by Dog”

    When Mindi Callison of Bailing Out Benji approached Pets in Des Moines to sponsor the Iowa Premiere of Dog by Dog, and considering the potential impact the film could have, it was impossible to say no. Pets in...

    • Posted August 3, 2015
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  • Dog Parks Galore in Des Moines

    Whether you are a lifer or new to the city, if you’ve got a dog, you should know about the great selection of dog parks available to you in and around Des Moines. Below, you’ll find a...

    • Posted July 25, 2015
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  • Pets in Des Moines sponsoring Ames showing of “Dog by Dog”

    In the world of companion animals, there isn’t much that is more discomfiting or stomach-turning than the knowledge that puppy mills exist, even thrive. Public policy prevents much change from happening, so mills continue to operate, leaving...

    • Posted July 11, 2015
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  • Iowa group fighting for puppy mill legislation

    Those with concern for puppy mill dogs know of the Horrible 100 list that is published each year. The Midwest is notorious for having the majority of the worst-ranked states on the list. Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri and...

    • Posted July 9, 2015
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  • Attend the 2015 Great Iowa Pet Expo

    The Great Iowa Pet Expo is scheduled for October 2015 and will be great fun as always! About The Great Iowa Pet Expo: Mission The mission of the Great Iowa Pet Expo is to promote the health...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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  • Des Moines house fire causes damage, but pup is saved

    From KETV.com – DES MOINES, Iowa —Firefighters rescued a frightened little dog from a burning home in Des Moines on Wednesday. Firefighters pulled the dog, Bugsy, out of the home and called animal control officers around 9...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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  • How and Why to Hire a Pet Sitter

    If you have pets and need someone to watch them while you are away, you need a special person to care for your special friends. For pet owners, the situation is inevitable. Your family wants to take...

    • Posted May 9, 2015
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  • How to Find the Right Veterinarian

    We’ve said it elsewhere, but we’ll say it again here- getting a pet is not an insignificant event. Getting a puppy is much like having a child. A newborn kitten needs constant attention and care. That said;...

    • Posted May 2, 2015
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