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What is Canine Care Certified?

You may have seen on our website that we are supporters of Canine Care Certified (https://vet.purdue.edu/ccc/). If you’re wondering what that is, we wanted to take some time out in our blog and explain what Canine Care Certified is all about and why at Pinnacle Pet, we consider it such an important thing.Canine Care Certified […]

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Why You Should Donate To LOCAL Charities

As we approach the holiday season, many people begin to consider donating to charitable organizations. If that’s you, we applaud your generous spirit. However, there are some things to consider when deciding on a charity to which to donate. In this blog, we’ll go over our recommendations for local pet charities.Charities We Recommend AVOIDINGHumane Society […]

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Get to Know Pinnacle Pet

The People and Values That Built Pinnacle PetThe vision and motivation of Pinnacle Pet’s staff set the values and trajectory of the company. We sat down to discuss what each member of the Pinnacle Pet management team sees as the defining characteristics of Pinnacle Pet. The commonalities between them are a love of people and […]

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3 of the Most Common Reasons to Put Your Dog on a Diet

Many people spend a lot of time thinking about their own dietary health, but fewer people think as often about the dietary health of their dogs. The result is that many dogs experience varying health conditions that go unaddressed. The good news is that many canine health conditions can be handled by putting your dog […]

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4 Reasons to Attend St. Puppy’s Day

St. Puppy’s Day is a one-of-a-kind industry event for professionals in the pet care community. The event is designed to celebrate the people and puppies in our community and educate and entertain. Gather with us this year at the White River Conference Center in Springfield, Missouri. It’s right across from the Bass Pro and the […]

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Why OFA Certifications Are So Important for Your Dog

Did you know that many genetic diseases affect our favorite furry friends? The Orthopedic Foundation for Animals, or OFA, has been on a mission since its founding in 1966 to track these diseases. This gives the OFA the ability to advise breeders on responsible practices, in order to limit the spread of genetic diseases. By […]

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PAWS Act Passes in House and Senate

On May 12, 2021, the PAWS Act (Puppies Assisting Wounded Service Members) passed in the United States House of Representatives, marking a major victory for legislation that has faced an uphill battle despite bipartisan support. Having passed in the Senate earlier this year, the bill is expected to make its way to President Biden’s desk. […]

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