We’re at it again! Guessing Loki’s DNA results was so much fun we decided to run the test for his buddy Mav. Mav is a dopey, goofy, awkward, fearful and hilarious boy! His favorite things are Loki, little dogs, and coming to the office. He’s about 65 pounds and 7 years old. Can you figure out which breeds make up this giant goofball? You could get up to 50% off of an Endura Flap pet door! Be sure to read some fun facts about Mav to get a better idea of his personality.
Information about how to submit your guesses is at the bottom of the page! Update! Find out the answer at the bottom of the page!
October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month! According to the ASPCA, approximately 7.6 million companion animals enter shelters nationwide every year; 3.9 million of these animals are dogs! Unfortunately, these dogs don’t all find homes and it is estimated that 1.2 million dogs are euthanized annually. That is about 31% of dogs that enter a shelter who never find their forever home! At PetDoors.com we strongly support the work of shelters and rescue organizations and all people who choose to save the life of a deserving pet. Contact us about our Rescue Program and we can help you bring in extra donations for your local shelter! You can email firstname.lastname@example.org. Continue reading
What makes a cat door different than a dog door? Technically, nothing! But cat doors are usually rigid flaps, and of course are smaller in size than dog doors. Cats can use dog doors, and tiny dogs can use cat doors, it just depends on sizing!
Since JT started working at PetDoors.com last year, Loki has kept a special place in his heart for him. Afternoon popcorn, Tuesday tamale husks….their memories together fill Loki with such joy! When Loki found out JT was going to be going away for the summer, he was heartbroken. Who could replace him? No one! No one else would lift him up in their arms for cuddles or share those lovely popcorn pieces with him. How could Loki go on??
We’ve documented Loki’s distress in the video below:
Finding the right pet door for your needs isn’t as easy as you may think. First you have to decide between a manual pet door and an electronic pet door. Manual doors are generally chosen by default, unless you have concerns that would dictate getting an electronic version (such as wild animals). Then you need to figure out where you want to install it. In a wall? In a “people” door? What type of door – a screen door, a sliding glass door? Once you have narrowed down your choices, you need to measure for what size to buy. Continue reading
Dog doors simplify life for man’s best friend. Installing a pet door in your home makes it easier for your dog to come inside or go outdoors. They don’t require your assistance to go out, so there is less barking and scratching at inconvenient times of the day or night. Continue reading
During the hot summer months, it is especially important to be aware of the signs and symptoms of heat stroke in dogs. Heatstroke can commonly occur when dogs are over-exposed to sunlight and heat, and become unable to regulate their natural body temperature. Continue reading
Summertime means fun in the sun — for both you and your dog. Whether you are poolside or heading down to the river or beach, it’s imperative to know these water safety tips to protect your furry friend:
Have you ever wondered the breeds that went into creating your wonderful mystery mutt? We have too! With today’s technology, it is fairly simple to find out the answer by looking at their DNA. Loki is about to learn a little bit about his ancestors!