Category Archives: Pet Fun

Our pets bring so much joy to our lives. Get some great ideas of bringing some fun into their lives.

3 Healthy Summer Treats for Pets

Flowers are blooming, the sun is shining, the bees are buzzing…it’s summertime! That means it’s time for vacations, baseball games, swimming, cookouts, popsicles and FUN! But summer also brings a flurry of activity for pet owners and pets alike. The constant activity that comes with a warm weather, on-the-go lifestyle often leaves people without time […]

DIY Cat Scratching Post Ideas

Any cat owner will tell you: Cats scratch, and scratch and scratch. Whether it’s a corner wall that is stripped of paint, a frayed couch or a carpet with loose fibers and bare spots, the typical cat owner’s home is full of evidence that proves their need for a cat scratcher. While store bought scratchers […]

The Best Apps for Cat Owners

It’s rare to find someone who isn’t glued to their mobile device at least a few times throughout the day. With their endless selection of increasingly interactive and always entertaining apps, it is no surprise that smartphones are the preferred means of passing time. As the availability of apps and app types becomes more and […]

The Best Apps for Dog Owners

It should come as no surprise that people are spending more and more money on their mobile devices these days. But with the abundance of informative and entertaining apps available for purchase or download, it’s sometimes hard to blame them. However, when all this mobile playing and browsing takes time away from the more important […]

The Zoomies: The Truth Behind the Blur of Fur

It’s the adorable bane of every pet owner: the 2:30 a.m. frantic, four-pawed dash from one end of the house to the other. It usually includes a springboard jump off your sleeping head and at least one ear-shattering crash. We’re here to help you understand the pet logic behind the zoomies and offer some tips […]

Five simple reasons I love to bring my dog to work: Katie Grant Blakeley, CEO of PetFirst

He keeps my road rage in check. There’s not a lot of time to get frustrated in my twenty minute commute, but I somehow seem to manage to become annoyed at least twice each week. Whether I’m reminding a slowpoke driver that “the on-ramp is for acceleration!” or taking deep, exasperated breaths, Franklin is a […]

5 Reasons to Date Guys With Cats

Cat Guys Are Smart A recent study showed that people who identified as “cat people” versus “dog people” consistently scored higher on intelligence assessment tests. That’s not to say that “dog people” aren’t smart, but chances are if your guy prefers cats to dogs, he’s got just a little bit of an edge in the […]

10 Tips for Vacationing with Your Dog

With the weather getting warmer every day, there is little doubt that spring has officially arrived. The blooming trees and longer days entice us to explore the newly radiant world outside, and as this season inevitably gives way to summer, we feel the call for adventure and exploration growing even stronger. Regardless of what your […]