All posts by Eric Forrest

  • CBD Oil for Dogs: Benefits and Dosage Guidelines/Infographic

    CBD Oil has become a popular way to help relieve a variety of ailments in dogs. But, exactly how does it work? The endocannabinoid system exists in all mammals with receptors found throughout the body. These receptors...

    • Posted January 27, 2019
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  • Animal advocates! Focus on the dogs, not the drama.

    Harassment and bullying run rampant within the animal shelter/rescue community, in large part due to social media. For real. We’ve heard stories about rescue and shelter groups having it out for each other for one reason or another....

    • Posted January 26, 2019
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  • Support pets of homeless military veterans through HUA’s Proud Pets Program

    There’s a program we’d like to share with you and celebrate, Proud Pets. It’s a collaborative effort between Hearts United for Animals, one of our favorite rescues, and a local Girl Scouts troop that helps to find...

    • Posted January 20, 2019
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  • Lincoln Shelter receives a massive surrender, needs help

    Sometimes our Omaha-centric pet site branches out to other parts of the state and country, but we are mostly focused on helping local business and our immediate companion animal community. That said, there’s a big story just...

    • Posted January 18, 2019
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  • Pet Licensing Deadline Approaches- do it early, get a discount

    The Nebraska Humane Society says, “Licensing your pet is one of the best ways to ensure that your pet comes home. It is also the law in most metro area communities.” It’s true. Many pets don’t have...

    • Posted January 18, 2019
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  • 7 Tips For Helping Visitors With Dog Allergies Feel Welcome

    Our latest guest-contributed post is one we think you’ll find helpful and informational. It’s from Patrick Holmes, an indoor air quality specialist at Home Air Quality Guides, and we hope you enjoy. Our pets are treasured members of the...

    • Posted January 15, 2019
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  • 10 Pet Startups to Watch in 2019- and beyond

    Our newest guest contribution to Pets in Omaha covers a variety of pet industry startups; if you don’t know these names already, Alex Merashi, the contributing author, says you will. Take a read and keep your antennas...

    • Posted January 14, 2019
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  • 19 Dogs Rescued from Puppy Mill thanks to area rescues

    On Jan. 10, 2019, 19 “Chorkies, Morkies, Yorkies, Dachshunds, and Poodles”, according to a Puppy Mill Free Nebraska Facebook post, were transported to rescue, “from a life of breeding.” Through the efforts of four area rescues, these...

    • Posted January 12, 2019
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  • 8 Signs That You’re Spoiling Your Pets

    This latest guest post highlights something many of you (and us!) are guilty of: spoiling furry friends. There’s no shame in it, as you know, as this is sort of the new normal. You’ve come to the...

    • Posted January 11, 2019
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  • Best ways to induce vomiting in dogs

    Are you aware of how you to induce vomiting in dogs? Many times, pet owners it is difficult to decide whether to induce vomiting or not. As a dog owner, one needs to have ample knowledge of...

    • Posted January 11, 2019
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