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feel is relevant to our readers. All opinions expressed here are my own.
Pets are unique. Dogs and cats have their own
individual personalities, express their emotions differently, and show their
love to their humans in distinct ways. No two pets are exactly the same!
My dog Shiner is no exception. She's been with me for
a long time, and I know her personality and habits like the back of my hand.
Shiner is a stubborn dog that is set in her ways. She's always been a little
stubborn, but as a senior dog it shows more often.
Shiner is also sweet and is devoted to her family.
She sleeps with us at night, sometimes in the bed. Her favorite places to sleep
are in the bed, on the back of the couch, and on piles of laundry (notice how
none of these are dog beds?). She enjoys playing with her favorite toys and
running around outside in the yard after sticks.
Most of all, Shiner adores being around the humans
that she loves. She craves our attention and will sit and stare at me until I
notice her and pet her or give her food. I talk to her, even though she may not
be able to hear very well. I can tell that she knows I'm talking to her and she
She also appreciates a good meal. Her favorite
snacks are those that are made of meat. As for meals, she’s a big fan of Natural
Balance® dog food, especially their new Wild Pursuit
formula. She’s eager to get that in her bowl and it doesn’t take long to
After learning more about Natural Balance's® philosophy on dog food, I believe that this is a
company run by people who really care about the product that they are creating.
They make "food with substance for pets with character". Plus, it’s
conveniently available at pet retailers like PetSmart.
celebrates pets as natural characters and wants to help them get the most out
of their life’s journey so that you, as a pet parent, can get the most out of
it too. To celebrate pets for who they are and all the ways they enrich our
lives, Natural Balance®
has created a Natural Characters page on their website where pet parents can
upload photos or videos of their pets doing what they do best.
I visited theNatural Characters siteand uploaded Shiner's picture - it said they were
looking for more characters in the South, that's us! You can upload you pet's
photo to the page for a chance to be featured and check out all of the other
amazing Natural Characters.
One of the Natural Characters is Tillman, the
skateboarding bulldog. I'm sure you've seen him before, but if not, here's a
cool video. Tillman can skateboard, surf, and snowboard! He's a pretty awesome
Even if your dog doesn't
skateboard, he or she is still special. (But I'm sure you already knew that!)
We want to know what natural characteristics your dog or cat exhibits! What
makes your pet special?