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There is no shortage of places to take your dog this summer when it comes to Los Angeles. L.A. is a big, sprawling city and with that comes a surplus of activity for all walks of life. The rents may be exuberant and the streets may be crowded but tucked away in this thriving metropolis are a few local spots where you and your best little bud can have a great time together. Here are four places that really shine...

Why on Earth did you decide to work with dead animals? That’s not exactly the question I get asked, but it’s usually what is meant! Friends, old and new, and even freshly minted acquaintances are all curious about it. Desk job to dead dogs. Truly, it wasn’t a planned stop on my career trajectory. But, as it’s turned out, it’s been an interesting and fortuitous accident! The Truth is that I Really Like the Job There are certainly tough days. Most of...

Natural Disaster Planning: 4 Tips for Pet Owners 2017 had a number of disasters that hit different parts of the United States, from Hurricane Irma that devastated Puerto Rico, Hurricane Harvey, which affected Texas and Louisiana, and the California wildfires that burned acres and acres of land in both Northern and Southern California. At Peaceful Pets, although of course we care about the human lives that were distressed by these situations, we wonder what pet owners had to do to survive...

  The loss of a pet can disrupt an owner’s daily routine. The experience of losing a beloved pet can have a strong effect in the life of the pet owner. The loss of an animal can be felt by everyone from children to grandparents, regardless of the age group. It can also bring feelings such as sadness, loneliness, changes in sleep, lack of appetite, and the general feeling of emptiness are just a few of the symptoms often described. It is normal...

A great way to give back to your community, animals, and yourself is to foster a pet. Unfortunately, due to the space and limitations that animal shelters have, some animals are euthanized. Pet fostering dramatically lowers the chances of pets being euthanized. Fostering dogs and cats can also provide animals the temporary home they need to recover, rehabilitate, or to just be retrained, so they can become more prepared for future adoption. As you're giving back, you get benefits too! Three...