Seasonal http://mypetsmart.com/taxonomy/term/61/all en Tips for Choosing a Halloween Costume for your Pet http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/tips-for-choosing-a-halloween-costume-for-your-pet <p>You&rsquo;ve probably thought about what you&rsquo;ll wear this Halloween, but what will your pet wear? Here are some tips for helping you decide:</p> <p><strong>Choose a costume that reflects your pet&rsquo;s personality</strong></p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/tips-for-choosing-a-halloween-costume-for-your-pet#comments Seasonal Dog Fri, 19 Aug 2011 22:44:03 +0000 jcardello 191284 at http://mypetsmart.com Guest Blogger-The Dog Lady Santa Claws Event http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/guest-blogger-the-dog-lady-santa-claws-event <p>&nbsp;Looking for a cute photo op for your dog?&nbsp; PetSmart stores nationwide will again offer Santa Claws events each weekend in December, where you can have your dog&rsquo;s picture taken with Santa.&nbsp; We did this years ago, and it turned out really cute.</p> <p>Of course, while you&rsquo;re there, they hope you&rsquo;ll shop for some gifts for your best friends.&nbsp; They have a full line of clothing, like the sweater pictured here.</p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/guest-blogger-the-dog-lady-santa-claws-event#comments Seasonal Dog Mon, 20 Dec 2010 15:52:20 +0000 thedoglady 178628 at http://mypetsmart.com Guest Blog-Doggies and Stuff Holiday Gift Review http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/guest-blog-doggies-and-stuff-holiday-gift-review <p>The girls were pretty excited when the box from <span sizset="29" sizcache="12"><strong sizset="29" sizcache="12"><a href="http://www.petsmart.com/"><font color="#1d6100">PetSmart</font></a></strong></span> arrived.&nbsp; Ok, maybe I was a little more excited than they were at first but then the box opened and Kiko dove right in.&nbsp; Kiko got the new <a href="http://www.petsmart.com/product/index.jsp?productId=4379130"><strong><font color="#1d6100">Martha Stewart Pets Nordic Dog Sweater</font></strong></a>.&nbsp; As you will see below, she looks amazing in it.&nbsp;</p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/guest-blog-doggies-and-stuff-holiday-gift-review#comments Seasonal Dog Mon, 20 Dec 2010 15:44:58 +0000 doggiesandstuff 178627 at http://mypetsmart.com Keep your pet safe with these Halloween safety tips http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/keep-your-pet-safe-with-these-halloween-safety-tips <p>Involving your pet in your Halloween activities can be a lot of fun. However, there are several situations to be aware of like preventing your pet from eating chocolate and keeping him safe when trick-or-treaters coming calling. Provide a safe, yet spook-tacular Halloween for your pets with these safety tips:</p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/keep-your-pet-safe-with-these-halloween-safety-tips#comments Training & Behavior Seasonal Other Thu, 21 Oct 2010 17:54:43 +0000 PetSmart 171374 at http://mypetsmart.com Halloween Costume Tips and Tricks http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/halloween-costume-tips-and-tricks <div class="field field-type-text field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Debbie McKnight/Accredited PetSmart Trainer </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;Have you planned your pup&rsquo;s Halloween costume?&nbsp;The big day is right around the corner and Fido might want in on the fun!&nbsp;If your pooch isn&rsquo;t used to wearing a costume, there&rsquo;s still time to get him used to it.&nbsp;Here are some steps that might help:</p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/halloween-costume-tips-and-tricks#comments Seasonal Dog Mon, 04 Oct 2010 15:42:50 +0000 PetSmart 171622 at http://mypetsmart.com Gifts for the Pet Parent Who Has Everything http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/need-gift-ideas-try-matching-the-gift-to-the-lifestyle-of-the-pet-pet-parent <div class="field field-type-text field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jessica Douglas </div> </div> </div> <p class="MsoNormal"><span><font size="2">How can you buy the perfect gift for the Pet Parent on your list? Match the gift with their and their pet's lifestyle. Here are some examples to get you started:</font></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><strong><span><font size="2">The bachelor Pet Parent</font></span></strong><span><font size="2"></font></span></p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/need-gift-ideas-try-matching-the-gift-to-the-lifestyle-of-the-pet-pet-parent#comments Lifestyle or fashion Seasonal Other Wed, 02 Dec 2009 15:37:52 +0000 PetSmart 171411 at http://mypetsmart.com Tips to Keep Your Pooch Behaving His Holiday Best http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/tips-to-keep-your-pooch-behaving-his-holiday-best <div class="field field-type-text field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Debbie McKnight, Accredited PetSmart Trainer </div> </div> </div> <p class="MsoNormal"><font size="2">The holidays are here and what better gift to give yourself than a well-mannered pooch?<span>&nbsp; </span>Since the holidays usually include guests of some sort, we&rsquo;ve included tips to help Fido be the hit of your holidays!</font></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><font size="2">The holidays are here and what better gift to give yourself than a well-mannered pooch?<span>&nbsp; </span>Since the holidays usually include guests of some sort, we&rsquo;ve included tips to help Fido be the hit of your holidays!</font></p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/tips-to-keep-your-pooch-behaving-his-holiday-best#comments Training & Behavior Seasonal Dog Tue, 02 Jun 2009 15:37:53 +0000 PetSmart 171415 at http://mypetsmart.com Keep ''people food'' off your pet's holiday menu http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/keep-people-food-off-your-pets-holiday-menu <div class="field field-type-text field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Petsmart Charities® </div> </div> </div> <p>Keep your pet safe and healthy this holiday season by saying &quot;no&quot; to the following holiday foods:</p> <p>Keep your pet safe and healthy this holiday season by saying &quot;no&quot; to the following holiday foods:</p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/keep-people-food-off-your-pets-holiday-menu#comments HealthCare Nutrition Seasonal Dog Tue, 02 Jun 2009 15:37:52 +0000 PetSmart 171408 at http://mypetsmart.com Keeping Pets Safe During the Holidays http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/keep-your-pets-safety-in-mind-when-decorating-planning-parties-this-holiday-season <div class="field field-type-text field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Petsmart Charities® </div> </div> </div> <p>Keep your home safe for your pet this holiday season with the following holiday party and decorating tips:</p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/keep-your-pets-safety-in-mind-when-decorating-planning-parties-this-holiday-season#comments HealthCare Lifestyle or fashion Seasonal Other Tue, 02 Jun 2009 15:37:52 +0000 PetSmart 171409 at http://mypetsmart.com Pet Costume Tips & Tricks http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/tips-for-costuming-your-pet-comfortably-and-safely-this-halloween <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Dressing your pet up for Halloween? Just like with our human children, there are some safety issues to take into consideration when costuming your four-legged kids. So before you strap on that little witch hat or tie on those angel wings, here are some safety tips from the Humane Society of the United States </span><span>to ensure you and your whole family have the best Halloween ever.&nbsp;</span></p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/tips-for-costuming-your-pet-comfortably-and-safely-this-halloween#comments Lifestyle or fashion Seasonal Other Tue, 02 Jun 2009 15:37:46 +0000 PetSmart 171356 at http://mypetsmart.com Summer Safety Tips for Your Dog http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/summer-safety-tips-for-your-dog <div class="field field-type-text field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> PetSmart </div> </div> </div> <p>Summer is a great time to get out and about with your pet.&nbsp; But keep in mind,&nbsp;the season's excessive heat and&nbsp;sun exposure&nbsp;can be dangerous, even&nbsp;deadly,&nbsp;to&nbsp;your pet.&nbsp; Keep your pet safe and healthy this summer with these safety tips from PetSmart experts:</p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/summer-safety-tips-for-your-dog#comments HealthCare Seasonal Dog Tue, 02 Jun 2009 15:37:41 +0000 PetSmart 171397 at http://mypetsmart.com Last Minute Gift Ideas for Pets http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/for-last-minute-gift-ideas-whimsey-wins <p>Need last-minute gift ideas for the pets on your holiday shopping list? </p> <p>Industry experts suggest gifts that are fancy, whimsical and aromatic. They're ideal for any pet and reflect the latest trends, so even though you waited until the last minute to buy it, it won't look like you did. </p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/for-last-minute-gift-ideas-whimsey-wins#comments Lifestyle or fashion Seasonal Other Fri, 24 Apr 2009 15:21:29 +0000 PetSmart 171227 at http://mypetsmart.com Toxic Plants to Cats http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/toxic-plants-to-cats <div class="field field-type-text field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> PetSmart </div> </div> </div> <p><b>Holiday and Seasonal Decorative Plants</b> <br /> &nbsp;</p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/toxic-plants-to-cats#comments HealthCare Nutrition Seasonal Cat Fri, 24 Apr 2009 15:21:22 +0000 PetSmart 171191 at http://mypetsmart.com Keeping Your Dog Cool When the Temperatures Rise http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/keeping-your-dog-cool-when-the-temperatures-rise <div class="field field-type-text field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> PetSmart </div> </div> </div> <p>The weather is getting warmer, and when temperatures go up, you will need to make some adjustments for your dogs. Here are some points to keep in mind:</p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/keeping-your-dog-cool-when-the-temperatures-rise#comments HealthCare Lifestyle or fashion Seasonal Dog Fri, 24 Apr 2009 15:21:17 +0000 PetSmart 171169 at http://mypetsmart.com Winter Health Tips http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/keeping-your-pet-healthy-during-the-winter <p>Whether it's curling up by the fire, brewing hot apple cider, or bundling up in a soft cashmere sweater, cold weather comforts help us through brisk autumn days and cold winter nights. Throw in flu season, too many parties, and the extra work of holiday preparations and it's a wonder we make it through the winter at all. Just as we have learned how to manage our time, take precautions to stay warm, and prevent and treat colds and flu, similar care is needed to ensure the comfort and health of our pets, too. </p> <p><strong>Fabulous fur</strong> </p> http://mypetsmart.com/petcare/articles/keeping-your-pet-healthy-during-the-winter#comments HealthCare Grooming Lifestyle or fashion Seasonal Other Fri, 24 Apr 2009 15:21:09 +0000 PetSmart 171136 at http://mypetsmart.com