Articles tagged with 'dogs' | State Farm

Good Neighbor Stories (dogs)

2022
March
24,
2022
| 07:03 AM America/Chicago
State Farm® and Trupanion® recommend pet owners start by identifying potential dangers and putting them out of reach of pets.Cleaning products should be stored in a lockable cupboard or closet.If you have open shelves in your kitchen or pantry, store...
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February
10,
2022
| 06:53 AM America/Chicago
In 2021, Paws Giving Independence received a $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist® grant. The organization provides highly-trained service and companion dogs for children and adults with disabilities.State Farm® is celebrating its 100th anniversary...
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2021
December
10,
2021
| 08:38 AM America/Chicago
The holidays are a time to celebrate with family, including our pets. Unfortunately, all of the beautiful decorations, gifts and food, can not only land your pet on the naughty list, but may also result in a visit to the veterinarian.State Farm and T...
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August
23,
2021
| 21:50 PM America/Chicago
Folks, we've asked you what kinds of things you wanted to hear about and the results have been resoundingly clear. You want more interviews and stories about adorable puppies. Well, in a real peanut-butter-in-our-chocolate moment of inspiration, it c...
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April
23,
2021
| 08:09 AM America/Chicago
A new report from State Farm provides insight into how the COVID-19 pandemic affected people and their pets. For some dogs, the increased stress and activity around the home resulted in anxious behavior like barking, aggressive or destructive behavio...
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2020
December
01,
2020
| 10:54 AM America/Chicago
After this year, we can all use a silver lining. Odds are you, or someone you know, have adopted a new pet this year.2020 has been a record high for adoptions. It’s also been a record low for surrendered and abandoned dogs. All in all, a bang up year...
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December
01,
2020
| 10:54 AM America/Chicago
Dec. 1 is Giving Tuesday! As you plan how you will give back to your community remember you can take advantage of the State Farm Matching Gift and Good Neighbor Grant® Programs. And don’t forget whatever you do, record your Act of Good! 100 for Go...
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October
02,
2020
| 10:41 AM America/Chicago
Join the conversation on Yammer! Raising a puppy isn’t easy. They may be cute, but they require lots of attention and are a big responsibility. Imagine putting in the love and commitment to raising a puppy only to give it up 18 months later. ...
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September
29,
2020
| 07:38 AM America/Chicago
Raising a puppy isn’t easy. They may be cute, but they require lots of attention and are a big responsibility. Imagine putting in the love and commitment to raising a puppy only to give it up 18 months later. State Farm employees Robin and Tony Bird ...
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August
07,
2020
| 00:01 AM America/Chicago
Most pet owners consider their pet as a member of the family. With a pet comes lifelong joy and companionship. Keeping a dog or cat healthy when the unexpected happens can be expensive. Injury or illness can put any owner in the financial doghouse. T...
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May
18,
2020
| 10:49 AM America/Chicago
Most pet owners consider their pet as a member of the family. With a pet comes lifelong joy and companionship. Keeping a dog or cat healthy when the unexpected happens can be expensive. Injury or illness can put any owner in the financial doghouse. T...
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2019
October
09,
2019
| 15:21 PM America/Chicago
From an early age we are told, "Don't judge a book by its cover." This holds true for man's best friend. "Bully breeds" in particular have a bad reputation. Fortunately there are passionate dog owners making it their mission to shift the conversation...
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September
30,
2019
| 11:53 AM America/Chicago
There are now more U.S. households with pets than there are U.S. households with children. In fact, there are now more dogs in this country than children! While dogs may be man’s best friend, there are steps you can take to help your dog be a bett...
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September
09,
2019
| 10:53 AM America/Chicago
Her sense of humor, her positive attitude, her life goals. He was drawn to it all. But what first led 34-year-old Stephen Miller to his wife Katie was a mutual passion: dogs. “I met Katie when she came over to meet my roommate’s pup, Cole. We hit ...
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April
08,
2019
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
Owning a pet is a big responsibility. Dog owners are responsible not only for the health and safety of their pet, but also protecting people from injury. Most dogs will never bite but it is important to remember that any dog, regardless of breed or t...
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March
25,
2019
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
As the largest property and casualty insurer in the country, State Farm insures the homes of millions of dogs and cats. To help improve the emotional and physical health of pets, the insurer is working with Fear Free, an educational program to reduce...
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2018
September
27,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Six-year-old Aladdin’s tail is wagging happily today. That’s because a shipment of fleece blankets is being delivered to his furry friends at Lilo’s Promise Animal Rescue. Located in New Jersey, the no-kill rescue is home to pit-bulls in need of l...
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March
16,
2018
| 09:17 AM America/Chicago
Our pets depend on us to protect and provide for them. One way to do this is to avoid feeding harmful foods and not allowing access to items in your home, yard and garage that could threaten their safety. For a full list of what could be dangerous...
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2017
November
09,
2017
| 06:34 AM America/Chicago
Animal shelter staff and volunteers provide care for the 7.6 million companion animals that enter shelters each year. For some, it is the first time they have received a loving touch or a regular meal. ...
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June
09,
2017
| 10:15 AM America/Chicago
When a wide eyed pup named Daisy walked into her life…little did Maddy Erba know this fur ball of fun would grow up to wear diamonds. That’s right, diamonds. On Maddy’s wedding day. “Without a doubt, my fiancé Al and I knew Daisy needed to be our ...
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2016
August
02,
2016
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
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2015
2014
November
14,
2014
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
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July
31,
2014
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
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