Kelly Mickle Rowe

Kelly Mickle Rowe

Kelly Mickle is a freelance writer and editor with a soft spot for mutts and her black cat, Max, who thinks he’s a dog.

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How to Protect Your Pup From the Top Summer Hazards

How to Protect Your Pup From the Top Summer Hazards


Digging in the sand at the beach, long games of Frisbee in the park, accidentally dropped ice cream cones—summer might just be the best time of year for pups. Unfortunately, the longer days and hot temperatures can put your doggo at risk for some unexpected health hazards. We spoke to New York-based veterinarian Dr. Babette Gladstein to get the

The Top 10 Breeds Most Likely to Gain Weight

The Top 10 Breeds Most Likely to Gain Weight

As pet parents, we joke about our Labs eating everything but the kitchen sink, or our Bulldogs lazing around all day. But we know that there are serious consequences to carrying around extra pounds (and it’s not funny when they get hip dysplasia because they’re overweight!) While all dogs are at risk, specific physical attributes and genetic predispositions