Pets

Connected home

Connected Home Might Be the Next Big Thing But Connected Pet Is Big Right Now

People seem less interested in refrigerators that text them to buy milk than seeing their pets are safe and happy while they're at work.
News and Trends

iPhone 8 Will Be Good for Selfie Lovers

Plus, luggage startup Away and dog food subscription service The Farmer's Dog have closed some major investment deals.
National Small Business Week

A TV Channel for Dogs -- Yes, Really -- Just Got Some Wagging Validation

Almost everyone's pooch can now enjoy this subscription channel, which is taking over cable like some sort of doggone HBO.
Perks

This Company Offers 'Paw-ternity' Leave to Employees

Employees at BrewDog can enjoy a week of paid leave after getting a new dog.
Pets

Traveling With Your Pet This Holiday? Bone Voyage!

Fido would love to come along. Here are five tips to help make your job as a pet parent easier.
Pets

The 10 Most Pet-Friendly Cities in America

Where our pets thrive, we thrive.
Distractions

Can Distractions Actually Boost Productivity in the Workplace?

Smartphones? Email? Dogs in the office? Believe it or not, these things can actually encourage more, not less, work.
Perks

The Well-Being Perks You Never Thought to Offer

Shorter work weeks? Pets in the office? We say 'woof!'
Pets

It's 'Take Your Dog to Work Day': Have You Thanked Fido Today?

Pets exemplify the entrepreneurial spirit: Consider that Oprah, Mark Zuckerberg and Richard Branson all have four-legged friends.
Social Entrepreneurs

This Entrepreneur Goes Undercover to Rescue Dogs From Torture in Asia

Pet nutritionist Marc Ching risks his life posing as an 'American dog meat entrepreneur' in Asian slaughterhouses.
Franchise 500

Dogs, Birds and More: Check Out These 7 Pet Franchises

In honor of National Pet Month, it's a great time for owners to reassess the needs of their beloved pets and make sure they are happy and healthy.
Apps

These App Designers Have Carved Out Niches in Areas Like the Pet and Investment Industries

It's a cluttered app market out there, but these four companies have found a way to stand out.
Business

3 Sharp Business Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Cats, Care of the Host of 'My Cat From Hell'

Jackson Galaxy imparts some wise advice inspired by our furry feline friends. Seriously, it's nothing to scratch at.