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Category Archives: Companies That Help Animals

Help make the Fourth of July less scary for shelter and rescue dogs!

Monday, Jun 13th, 2016 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Our friends at ThunderWorks want to help dogs in shelters and rescue groups have an “insanely calm” Fourth of July. Many dogs suffer from fear of loud noises, and for them, Independence Day fireworks are terrifying. Many of my patients and the dogs of people I’ve worked with get a lot of comfort from wearing […]

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New technology could mean no dogs will die to train the world’s veterinarians anymore

Thursday, Jun 2nd, 2016 | By Dr. Marty Becker

You may not know this, but some veterinary colleges around the world still train students to do surgery by having them operate on live, anesthetized dogs who are euthanized after the surgery is done. Many also train them using the bodies of euthanized shelter pets. Would you like to see that end forever? So would […]

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Social media miracle helps senior cat find home

Tuesday, Nov 18th, 2014 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Sometimes, reading my email is like Christmas – full of joyful surprises! That’s how I felt when I heard from the Berea Animal Rescue Friends, letting me know Nama, a senior cat whose human had passed away and who I’d shared about here, had been adopted by someone who’d seen my Facebook post! I’m so […]

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$10,000 Secret Santa giveaway for pets!

Thursday, Nov 13th, 2014 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Would you like be a Secret Santa for animals? Post by Embrace Pet Insurance.

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Can we find a loving home for a cat whose human died?

Tuesday, Nov 11th, 2014 | By Dr. Marty Becker

It’s every pet owner’s worst nightmare: Something happens to you, and your pet is left homeless and alone. One of my team members was recently at the Embrace Pet Insurance offices in the Cleveland, Ohio, area, and she met Nama, a dear 7-year-old cat whose human died. Fortunately she was taken in by Berea Animal […]

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