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The Importance of Pet/Treat Safety

The New York Times recently published an article in “The Haggler” section that discussed the nearly disastrous consequences pet-parent, Muriel Mateer, had to endure after giving her dog a bone—a…

Happy Howie’s at SuperZoo

This was the largest and busiest SuperZoo show to date. 300 booths were added since last year’s show. Some of those booth spaces went to new exhibitors and the rest allowed previous exhibitors to expand…

Proud to Manufacture in Michigan

Proud to Manufacture in Michigan - Happy Howie’s Inc. is proud to announce that we are now an official member of the “Proud to Manufacture in Michigan” program through Michigan Manufacturing…

Dearborn Animal Shelter Partnership!

Happy Howie’s is proud to announce a wonderful partnership with Friends for the Dearborn Animal Shelter! Each week Happy Howie’s will feature an adoptable dog from the shelter looking for his/her forever…

The “Back Yard Dog”

"Back Yard Dog" - Article written by: Elly Price, Right on Track K9 Training Most people don’t realize that leaving a dog alone or unattended in a yard for long periods of time or sometimes even short…

Happy Howie's Visits Colorado

In late April, Happy Howie’s decided to take a trip to Colorado to visit independent retailers in two (Denver and Colorado Springs) of the 17 Best U.S. Cities for Dogs (as voted by Estately Blog; http://blog.estately.com/2013/05/17-best-u-s-cities-for-dogs/).…

2015 Mutt Strut & Pet Expo: May 9, 2015 @ Ford Field

Happy Howie’s is proud to be a Mutt Strut Paw-tner sponsor for the 2015 Dearborn Mutt Strut & Pet Expo! The Dearborn Mutt Strut and Pet Expo benefit the rescues at the Dearborn Animal Shelter,…

Saving Dogs and Detainees One Life at a Time

Happy Howie's is honored to announce we have become proud supporters of The Georgia Department of Corrections "Rescued" program! What exactly is this program? Founded in June of 2012, the “Rescued”…

Southeast Pet Open House

Congratulations to Southeast Pet on celebrating their 40th anniversary! At Happy Howie's, we have grown to love Southeast Pet—specifically their people and what they stand for. During the past few…

Happy Howie’s Wins MEDC’s Pure Michigan Business Connect Contest “2014 Making It in Michigan”!

2014 Making It in Michigan - October 2014, Happy Howie’s entered the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) Pure Michigan Business Connect Contest “Making it in Michigan” with the entry…

Happy Dog Photo Contest Winners

Thank you all that have participated in the Happy Howie's Happy Dog Photo Contest. We had over 40 submissions and close to 350 votes! We are proud to announce the following winners: Grand Prize: With…

Coming soon! Happy Howie's Happy Dog Photo Contest

Coming soon - In an effort to create an engaging experience for our customers, Happy Howie's is launching our first ever Photo contest. We hope everyone has fun and enters their favorite fuzzy friends…