How to Help Your Child Prepare for Life After College

07/10/2020 06:00am | 896 views

by Diana Ruiz, Product Safety and Regulatory Compliance Manager at Cost Plus World Market.

What is my number one recommendation to parents asking what they can do to prepare their student for success after college? Encourage your student to do as many internships as possible in the field that they are looking to pursue after college and remember that your home can influence their future work ethic and leadership.

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A pet is for life, not just for a pandemic

13/01/2021 06:00am | 56 views

By Joanna Gale

It feels like no new year has ever been so heartily welcomed as this one (or rather, no old year as readily ditched as the last) but, sadly, we set off into 2021 with headlines reporting that hundreds of pets acquired during the COVID pandemic are being handed in to rescues shelters or advertised for resale online.

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Veterinarians are Essential Workers

06/10/2020 06:00am | 848 views

by Kim Perez

 Veterinarian Maria Ramirez-Gorton talks about what it’s like to lead pet hospitals through a pandemic.

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How to make sure our pets come from a happy and healthy environment

05/10/2020 06:00am | 742 views

At Mars Petcare, our Purpose is to create a #betterworldforpets. Earlier this year, we proudly supported the UK government’s ‘Petfished’ campaign, complementing ‘Lucy’s Law’, which aims to tackle the illegal or low-welfare supply of pets. It raises awareness of dishonest sellers and encourages would-be pet parents to ask ‘Who’s the person behind the pet?’ so that potential pet-buyers can buy their new pet from a trustworthy source.

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COVID-19 Pandemic Drives Telehealth Boom, But Older Adults Can’t Connect

16/09/2020 06:00am | 734 views

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a significant increase in video visits between patients and their doctors, but for many older adults, the shift has cut them off from care, rather than connecting them.

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