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April 24, 2013

Company Pledges to Match up to $10,000 in Donations for The Good Dog Foundation Best Friends Pet Care has launched a campaign to raise as much as $20,000 to cover the cost of bringing fully certified therapy dog teams to the area to comfort those impacted by the recent Boston Marathon tragedy. The company, which […]

February 13, 2013

Chicago Il, Feb. 12, 2013 – The doggy day campers at Best Friends Pet Care in Chicago were paw deep in paint this week, creating a special Valentine card for First Dog Bo Obama.

November 16, 2012

Roasted turkey, vegetables and sweet potatoes: it sounds like the menu for many family Thanksgiving dinners.

It’s also the feast being served to hundreds of homeless pets at more than two dozen animal shelters – thanks to the staff at Best Friends centers across the country.

October 2, 2012

Canine Cabinet Positions Also Open in Best Friends Pet Care Campaign

October 2, 2012, Norwalk CT – National pet services company Best Friends Pet Care is searching for candidates qualified to lead the pack in 2013!

July 27, 2012

London isn’t the only place that athletes are bringing home the gold this week. Best Friends Pet Care is hosting its own Doggy Olympic Games at more than a dozen locations across the U.S. and canine athletes are jumping through hoops – literally – to capture the gold!

Doggy Olympians from Colorado, Connecticut, Indiana, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maryland, Ohio, New York, New Jersey and Texas are taking part. The competitive events include classic track and field sports — like hurdles and relay races — to doggy specific activities like the high jump for treats and diving for nylabones.

July 2, 2012

Max the Pug and his “dad” Martin McCue have won the Grand Prize in the Best Friends Pet Care “Be Your Own Dog” Pet Personality Video Contest for their submission, “Sunday with Max the Pug”. Max’s prize includes a professional photo shoot and the opportunity to show off his award-winning personality on a Best Friends billboard near his hometown of Derry, NH.

The 60-second video shows the pug pestering Martin to get him out of bed on a Sunday morning. The contest judges said they selected the video because it best fulfilled the contest criteria, receiving top scores for originality, entertainment value and video quality. The winning video is posted on Best Friends Facebook page at

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