National Frozen Yogurt Day

National Frozen Yogurt Day

Is your uncontrollable sweet tooth holding you back from shedding those extra stubborn pounds you’ve been meaning to lose since 2019? Well, believe it or not, there’s a way for you to get your diet back on track without completely depriving yourself of life’s sweet, delectable pleasures. How, you might ask? Simply trade in your favorite dessert for a healthier alternative—frozen yogurt! Yogurt was first invented in the Middle East and India over 4,000 years ago. It wasn’t until the 1970’s that the fermented treat made its way to the US, when an American dairy company known as HP Hood […]

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Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 49 – Renegade Animal Welfare & Rescue

Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 49 – Renegade Animal Welfare & Rescue

Renegade Animal Welfare & Rescue was founded in 2018 and has since helped over 600 animals find their way out of shelters in Central and Northern California and into no-kill rescues all over the western US and even Canada! They work directly with their partner rescues who are thoroughly vetted to provide the best homes possible for some of the neediest animals. They take in a large percentage of senior animals and animals with medical issues, such as mange or injuries requiring surgery. RAWR also started the first $5 shot clinic in their area, offering vaccines for dogs, cats, and […]

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National Thank a Mail Carrier Day: Teach Your Dog to Love Mail Carriers

National Thank a Mail Carrier Day: Teach Your Dog to Love Mail Carriers

Rain or shine, our friendly neighborhood mail carriers are there to deliver our most awaited letters and packages six days a week. They brave through the hunger, the traffic, the exhaustion, and even the dog barks just to make sure we get that new Amazon product we’re so excited about not a second too late. For that, they truly deserve to have a special day observed in their honor. So this February 4th, don’t let your mail carrier go without hearing a “Thank You” because it’s National Thank a Mail Carrier Day! Unfortunately, while we love our mailman or mail […]

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Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 49 – Lee County Humane Society

Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 49 – Lee County Humane Society

Lee County Humane Society is a 501(c)(3) organization located in Auburn, AL. LCHS is an open-admissions shelter that serves the cities of Auburn and Opelika. The shelter takes in about 3000 animals every year and maintains a 94% live release rate for 2019. Lee County Humane Society is responsible for fundraising about 60% of its annual budget. LCHS offers low-cost spay/neuter programs, a Jog-a-Dog program, a pet food pantry, and a multitude of events for the community throughout the year.

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Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 48 – Orphan Kitten Club

Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 48 – Orphan Kitten Club

Orphan Kitten Club is on a mission to end the killing of neonatal kittens–and to give every kitten a chance at a full and happy life. They are building a safer world for the tiniest felines by rescuing them in their state-of-the-art kitten nursery, ending the cycle of reproduction through sterilization, and providing the world’s first grant program targeted at saving neonatal kittens. Website: https://orphankittenclub.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OrphanKittenClub

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Blueberry Pancake Day: The Safe Way to Celebrate with Your Dog

Blueberry Pancake Day: The Safe Way to Celebrate with Your Dog

What’s better than waking up to a plate of pancakes? Waking up to a plate of blueberry pancakes! Topped with the famous blue-colored superfood, not only are they more flavorful but they’re also way more nutritious—perfect for kick starting the day! However, today’s an exception to the unwritten rule that blueberry pancakes are best eaten before the clock strikes noon. Why? Because January 28th is Blueberry Pancake Day! And in celebration, you’re free to indulge in the fruit-sprinkled cake-inspired dish for breakfast, lunch, or dinner! Okay, we know you’re excited to scarf down as many mouthwateringly delicious blueberry pancakes—your furry […]

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