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Carolina Mountain Dog
Asheville, NC
Blogazine for dog lovers in WNC and Upstate SC
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A new report from Starfleet Media indicates that 63% of B2B marketers are enamored of content marketing. They all plan to increase their content marketing budgets in the next twelve months. In fact, 23% of respondents will likely double their content marketing budgets. The most popular forms of content marketing... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at 123 eGuides
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We are pleased to announce the publication of a new eGuide, B2B Marketing 123. It presents a 3 step approach for marketing to businesses that is grounded in timeless principles but recognizes and takes advantage of the brand new marketing world we live in. This eGuide focuses on: 1. Understanding... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at 123 eGuides
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Pack Memorial Library will hold a kids craft hour to benefit Asheville Humane Society on Wed., Sept. 17, from 3:30 to 4:30 PM. Children in the community are invited to come and make dog and cat toys for he animals in our care. The Society will be bringing a pet for show and tell! No personal pets, please. The library is located at 67 Haywood Street in Asheville. Image: Stuart Miles, freedigitalphotos.net Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Carolina Mountain Dog
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Pet Behavior Aid will hold "Don't Leave Me!" -- a free information session on separation anxiety for owners of dogs with separation anxiety on Tuesday, September 16, from 7 PM to 8:30 PM. The session will be held at Animal Hospital of North Asheville on Beaverdam Road in North Asheville. Humans only, please. For more information, visit www.petbehavioraid.org or call (828) 707-0644. This session is sponsored by Pet Behavior Aid, an organization dedicated to to increasing the retention of companion animals in their homes in Western North Carolina. Image: James Barker, freedigitalphotos.net Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Carolina Mountain Dog
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Sarge's largest annual fundraiser of the year to help Haywood County animals in need is on Thursday, October 2. For more information and to buy tickets, visit: http://www.sargeandfriends.org/furryfriends.html Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Carolina Mountain Dog
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Your puppy needs socialization with other dogs to develop into a healthy, balanced pet. Join other puppy owners at a puppy social on Saturday, September 13 from 9 to 10 AM, at Asheville Humane Society's Adoption and Education Center, 14 Forever Friend Lane, Asheville (off Pond and Brevard Roads, behind Harmony Motors, near the WNC Farmers Market). Mingle with other puppy parents and get your training questions answered by certified trainers while your puppy romps with other pups and meets new and different people and things. Doggie treat bag and human treats provided for all participants. Requirements: - Ages 9-20... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Carolina Mountain Dog
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In marketing circles these days, a lot of attention is being paid to Millennials (about 68 million 18 to 33 year olds) and Boomers (about 75 million 49 to 67 year olds). Together, these two groups make up over 60% of the U.S. population. That makes it easy to "x"... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2014 at 123 eGuides
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The Watauga Humane Society invites you to attend the 17th Annual Fur Ball, an extravaganza to benefit the homeless animal of the High Country, on Saturday evening, October 4 at the Blowing Rock Country Club. This is the largest fund raising event of the year to help the homeless animals of Watauga County. Centerpriece Jazz will perform and both silent and live auctions and other surprises will be held throughout the evening. Reception and Silent Auction begins at 5:30 PM, dinner at 7:00 PM, and entertainment at 8:15 PM. Ticket sales are limited to 220 attendees, so if you are... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at Carolina Mountain Dog
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Pitties and Pitty mixes are available at Asheville Humane Society's Adopotion & Education Center Friday and Saturday, Sept. 5 and 6, for just $5 each. These are some of the nicest doggies around! Come see them from 10 AM to 6 PM at 14 Forever Friend Lane, Asheville (off Brevard and Pond Roads). And don't forget the special $5 Feline promotion as well -- $5 for every cat and kitten! More details at www.ashevillehumane.org. Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2014 at Carolina Mountain Dog
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On one special Saturday every month through October artists and vendors gather in downtown Blowing Rock offering their latest creations for sale. The next Art in the Park will be Saturday, September 6. Watauga Humane Society has been invited to showcase our adoptable pets at these highly anticipated events to help them find homes. Volunteers load up with adoptable dogs, puppies, kittens and a cat or two from our Adoption Center and bring them to visit with you at this event from 10 am to 3 pm. Come for the fun and spend time chatting with our friendly and knowledgeable... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2014 at Carolina Mountain Dog
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Did you know that September is historically the slowest month for adoptions and one of the busiest months in terms of animals being cared for by Asheville Humane Society? In order to find homes for all the cats and kittens who need a second chance, Asheville Humane Society is dropping adoption fees to just $5 for every cat and kitten for five weeks! Even if you and your doggie are not ready to adopt a kitty right now, you can help with Asheville Humane Society's "$5 Felines for 5 Weeks Adoption Challenge": 1. CLICK HERE to download a flyer about... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2014 at Carolina Mountain Dog
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Bring your doggie to Recreation Park Pool, 65 Gashes Creek Asheville on Saturday, September 6! Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at Carolina Mountain Dog
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One of the more significant online marketing trends is branded content -- and the good news is that branded content is not just well received, but trusted by consumers. New research by native advertising company Vibrant Media into the value consumers place on digital content shows that just two percent... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2014 at 123 eGuides
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On Friday, September 5 from 7 to 8 PM, a free seminar concerning "Off Leash Behavior" will be presented by nationallhy known dog trainer Kim Brophey of The Dog Door. The seminar is part of a monthly seminar series that is part of DRIVE, a unique initiative that helps people understand the kinds of dogs they should own. This seminar will be presented at the Asheville Humane Society Adoption & Education Center, located at 14 Forever Friend Lane, Asheville (off Brevard and Pond Roads, near the WNC Farmers Market). The seminar is free and no registration is required. For humans... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2014 at Carolina Mountain Dog
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The next "Howl-In" is a special "Pawty" on August 30 at Full Moon Farm, home of wolfdogs! Check their website for complete details: http://www.fullmoonfarm.org/ Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2014 at Carolina Mountain Dog
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The Humane Society of Jackson County (also known as "A.R.F.), in conjunction with PetSmart Charities, the Two Mauds Foundation, and Catman2 Shelter, is offering free spay/neuter to residents of Jackson County as follows: Free fixing for dogs in Cullowhee, Tuckaseege, or Little Canada area (proof of an address in that area required) Free fixing of cats in the greater Sylva delivery area (that includes Sylva, Dillsboro, Webster, parts of Balsam, Savannah, etc.) No limit. Includes free rabies vaccine. If you don’t fall into these categories, contact A.R.F. anyway! Some funds are available for other pets, especially if you are fixing... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2014 at Carolina Mountain Dog
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Chief Marketing Officers (CMOs) at over 200 top U.S. companies are most concerned about "the ability to create sustainable and engaging customer relationships while improving the customer experience," according to a new Korn Ferry Marketing Pulse Survey. That could be a major reason that 80 percent of these senior marketing... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2014 at 123 eGuides
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Check out this infographic: It has lots of valuable information about dogs in hot cars. http://blog.instantcheckmate.com/dogs-are-dying-in-hot-cars-heres-how-you-can-help-save-them/#prettyPhoto/1/ Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2014 at Carolina Mountain Dog
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Asheville Humane Society is featuring dogs over 25 pounds for just $7 on Saturday, August 23 ONLY! Visit the Adoption Center at 14 Forever Friend Lane until 6 PM today. Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2014 at Carolina Mountain Dog
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A special Blessing of the Pets service will be held at Mills River Presbyterian Church, 10 Presbyterian Church Road in Mills River, on Saturday, August 23 at 10 AM. The event, which will be held outdoors, includes speial messages, prayers and blessings for people and their pets. Asheville, Hendersonville, and Mills River area residents are invited to this half-hour service designed to tribute pets ost during the past year, as well as honor adopted animals and rescued pets. The "Dog Bowl Donation" will be available so participants can make a love offering to benefit Blue Ridge Humane Society. Please bring... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2014 at Carolina Mountain Dog
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The Buncombe County Department of Health, Buncombe County Sheriff's Animal Services Division, and Asheville Humane Society are collaborating in 2014 to provide animal owners with access to low cost vaccinations, microchips and ID tagging. Come to a vaccination clinic on Sunday, August 24 from 2 PM to 5 PM at Spring Mountain Community Center, 807 Old Fort Road, Fairview, NC. No appointment is required. Services provided: Rabies 1 year - (Dogs or cats over 4 months) - $11.00 Rabies 3 year - (Dogs or cats over 4 months with rabies certificate to prove current on rabies) - $11.00 Bordetella -... Continue reading
Posted Aug 21, 2014 at Carolina Mountain Dog