Local Company Gives Back to the Community

For some, an afternoon off of work is a chance to handle personal business, but for employees of Southwestern Energy, it’s a chance to give back to the community. Approximately 20 management and staff members of Spring-based Southwestern Energy recently donated their time to help out at the Montgomery County Animal Shelter. Volunteers set aside their high-tech capabilities to participate in a variety of low-tech projects, including washing dogs, cleaning the dog park and socializing a significant number of cats and dogs in need of human contact. “It’s a chance…

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From Shelter Dog to Service Dog

Merlin’s Kids: Animals and Children Helping Each Other An amazing non profit organization founded by Canine Expert Janice Wolfe and her doggie partner “Wyatt” a Westminster “Ace” award winner and top service dog. Merlin’s Kids saves two lives at a time. They rescue and rehabilitate shelter dogs transforming them into individually trained service dogs for children with autism and special needs, as well as our disabled veterans. Merlin’s Kids transform the lives of dogs by rescuing them from a shelter situation, training them and giving them a very special and…

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Pet360.com Shares the Top 12 Pet Trends of 2012

2012 was a big year for pets. From the Chinese jerky scare to new fads in pet fashion, pet parent ears have been perked listening to the latest pet trends develop. With less than a month left in the year, Pet360.com has compiled the 12 most wag-worthy trends of 2012. 1. Small Breeds Dominate Dog Shows – A Pekingese, Ch. Palacegarden Malachy, was crowned Best in Show at the 2012 Westminster Dog Show in February. The win was the first for the breed since 1990 and the fourth for a Pekingese in the…

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