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Subaru’s Dog Tested, Dog Approved Commercials

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Subaru’s Dog Tested, Dog Approved Commercials

Subaru of America, Inc. announces the return of its “Dog Tested. Dog Approved.” campaign. An all-new cast of canines will make their television debut during Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl IX. Fans of the campaign will meet new cast member Grant Weber, a Subaru canine Sales Associate, who sells Subaru vehicles to dogs. Subaru will also [...]

Ginny, a Coal Mining Search and Rescue Dog

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Ginny, a Coal Mining Search and Rescue Dog

Ginny, a brindle-colored Dutch Shepherd, is trained to search for missing, trapped, injured or unresponsive humans in unstable conditions or confined areas. She has a highly-developed scent ability and can canvass large areas in short amounts of time. To help protect and support her when working in the field, Ginny also wears a specially designed [...]

YouTube’s Talking Dog is Voice for Purina

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YouTube’s Talking Dog is Voice for Purina

Mishka, the talking Husky, is lending her voice to promote Purina Veterinary Diets’ FortiFlora Nutritional Supplement. A new FortiFlora TV ad will debut on Thanksgiving during The National Dog Show Presented by Purina, airing on NBC at noon (all time zones). The effusive Mishka, whose YouTube videos have garnered more than 200 million views, stars [...]

Warner Bros. Calls Dog Whisperer for Family Event

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Warner Bros. Calls Dog Whisperer for Family Event

Warner Bros. Consumer Products, dog behavior expert Cesar Millan, and Scooby-Doo invite friends and family for the Scooby-Doo and Cesar Millan National Family Pack Walk on Sunday, October 30, at Lake Balboa Park in Van Nuys, CA. One hundred percent of the proceeds from the event will be donated to the Millan Foundation, which strives [...]

Digital World Getting Ready for Cats and Dogs

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Digital World Getting Ready for Cats and Dogs

After a social network for dog lovers, now you can get ready to see web-based games designed for cats. Cat food brand Friskies is releasing a new series of web-based games designed for cats to play on iPad and Android tablet devices. The Friskies brand claims to be the first cat brand to launch iPad [...]

Now a Social Network for Dog Lovers

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Now a Social Network for Dog Lovers

Now it is for dog lovers. But the way social networks are spreading their tentacles, don’t be surprised if tomorrow there is such a network just for dogs. A dog lover Alex Olejnik has launched K9 united, a new social network for dog lovers. The free Facebook-like network allows dog lovers to meet and socialise [...]

Hero Dog Awards Activity Kicks off in Hollywood

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Hero Dog Awards Activity Kicks off in Hollywood

The Film & Television Unit of American Humane Association is heading up the search for America’s Hero Dogs. Dogs may be nominated in eight categories: Law Enforcement and Arson Dogs; Service Dogs; Therapy Dogs; Military Dogs; Guide Dogs; Search and Rescue Dogs; Hearing Dogs; and Emerging Hero Dogs. Finalists in each category will be selected [...]

Dog Distractions for Drivers Can be Fatal

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Dog Distractions for Drivers Can be Fatal

A new survey examined habits of people driving with canine companions and possible distractions. It found that drivers not only love to bring Fido along, but they also often engage in risky behaviors when man’s best friend is along for the ride. The survey conducted by the American Automobile Association (AAA) and Kurgo (that offers [...]

Free Dog Heart Checks at ‘Bark in the Park’

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Free Dog Heart Checks at ‘Bark in the Park’

Fans are invited to enjoy the game with their pooches on July 25 at the “Bark in the Park” event. During the special promotion that encourages fans to bring their dogs to the game, veterinary cardiologists on the Mobile Dog Heart Health Tour will perform free dog heart examinations inside a mobile medical unit at [...]