Tag Archives: pet-care

Change, not Chains


It’s that time of year again. It’s almost Valentine’s Day and that means it’s time for the annual Dogs Deserve Better valentine campaign. Dogs Deserve Better is a 501c3 non-profit advocacy group devoted to rescuing chained, penned and neglected dogs … Continue reading

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Pets or Property? by Guest Blogger, Kelly Meister


Welcome readers! Today’s post is by guest blogger Kelly Meister, who I’ve come to know through a mutual friend. This is the first time another writer has guest blogged here at Up on the Woof. When Kelly Meister turns up … Continue reading

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How Much is That Doggie in the Window?


A while ago, I blogged about the dangers of offering pets for free on Craigslist. That post still gets a lot of traffic. Just yesterday, somebody commented “I think the real threat is from those animal care homes that flag … Continue reading

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Help! My Dog Ate Poison!


Last night an old friend contacted me online because her new puppy had just eaten some rat poison. She was beside herself because she didn’t know what to do to help her dog. It was 1 a.m. and the veterninary … Continue reading

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