Update on Mighty Joe Young – dog that wandered into the gorilla enclosure at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park

The dog we referred to as “Mighty Joe Young” is actually named Meatball! His owner came forward and...

On the Go with Bow

A heavenly time at the ballpark When the Los Angeles Angels issued their 2022 schedule, I checked for a...

Million Dollar Donor Names Animal Samaritans’ Vet Clinic

Thousand Palms, CA – June 3, 2022: On the heels of a seven-hundred and fifty thousand dollar ($750,000)...

Million Dollar Donor Names Animal Samaritans’ Vet Clinic

Thousand Palms, CA – June 3, 2022: On the heels of a seven-hundred and fifty thousand dollar ($750,000) donation from the Richard Brooke Foundation, Animal Samaritans has been gifted...

Apple the Golden: Nose Work

Searching for Fun with your Dog In 2016, my golden retriever Apple was three years old, and we were taking agility classes in preparation for competing in agility trials. At...

Saving Stevie

For pet lovers, the thought of an animal being locked up in a shelter—confined, alone, and confused—genuinely breaks our hearts. Of course, we owe shelter staff a huge debt...

Health

Businesses Making a Difference

During this time of uncertainty and disruption of global health, US pet product manufacturer West Paw is supporting their...

Ringworm in Cats

Diagnosis and Treatment Ringworm is not a condition that the average cat owner in a dry environment like the...

Otitis in Dogs and Cats

Ear inflammation and infections are a common and often frustrating condition in pets. Because of the conformation (i.e.,...

Why Does Your Dog Scoot?

Appointments for dogs who “scoot” are common for many general practitioners, and owners are frequently grossed out by...

Rescues & Orgs

Million Dollar Donor Names Animal Samaritans’ Vet Clinic

Thousand Palms, CA – June 3, 2022: On the...

San Diego Humane Society (SDHS) annual Walk for Animals

Pet Companion Magazine enjoyed participating in the San Diego Humane...

IN: WHere the locals go

Meet Instagram Star Tuna Melts My Heart

If there was ever an accidental Instagram star, it’s...

Oak Glen: Where Apples ‘Grow A Mile High’

Sonny and Vito Visit Dog-Friendly Oak Glen, California I’m driving...

Solana Beach: A Pet’s Paradise

The stylish, small beach community of Solana Beach covers...

Camping With Your Dog

Living on the west coast, we are blessed with...

Training

IN: San Diego

Around the Clock Care for Kittens

By Sarah Scorgie Spring brings warmer weather, blooming flowers, and...

San Diego Area Dog Parks

Balboa Park 24 hours a day at: Nate’s Point -...

The Cat Café

Do you need some purr therapy or hope to...

What it Takes to Stay at Zero

For San Diego Humane Society (SDHS), the word “zero”...

IN: Orange County

Orange County: Catching Up with Kirby and Sora

Catching Up with Kirby and Sora — SoCal’s Freestyle...

On the Go with Bow: Anaheim Feed & Pet Supply

Pet Companion Magazine has found its four-on-the-floor correspondent to...

Top 5 Orange County Dog-Friendly Spots

If you’re wondering what fun things there are to...

Boogie Shoes: Neurological Disorders in Pets

Being a pet on social media is a lot...

Latest Articles

Angela Adan: Here for the Pets

Like many animal advocates, I follow several animal rescue accounts on social media, from large well-known organizations to small independent rescuers. While the landscape...

On the Go with Bow: A leisurely stroll for… more leisure

There was a Jewish dog on the loose at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center. More on that later. Bow was there too, on the grass outside of...

Breaking the Mold: Meet 3DPets

Adam Hecht and Alex Tholl founded 3DPets to merge their passion for helping animals and solving complex problems through design. As industrial engineers, they...

Highlights from Goldie Palooza 2022

Goldie Palooza 2022 was amazing! Breaking their own record for the number of Goldens in one location — 751 Goldens were in attendance. Pet...

Orange County: Catching Up with Kirby and Sora

Catching Up with Kirby and Sora — SoCal’s Freestyle Flying Disc Duo As our regular readers may remember, Pet Companion Magazine’s summer 2021 issue brought you...

Who’s Walking Who?

The importance of a loose leash Your walks with your dog may look different from other dog walkers you see. Why? Walking your dog is...

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