Tips for Giving Oral Medication to Your Pet

Tips for Giving Oral Medication to Your Pet

It’s not always easy to get your pet to cooperate when giving them oral medication. Just as people occasionally need to take oral medication to fight off infection, treat sickness or prevent disease, pets also need oral medication from time to time. Regardless of the reason why you are giving your pet medication, the process… read more

Mistakes That Are Shortening Your Dog’s Life Part 2

Mistakes That Are Shortening Your Dog's Life Part 2

Did you know that, as a dog owner, the mistakes you make could shorten your dog’s lifespan? As your dog’s owner and caregiver, you are responsible for providing the care that your dog needs to be happy and healthy. Since your dog can’t tell you when they are sick, hungry or just in need of… read more

Mistakes That Are Shortening Your Dog’s Life

Mistakes That Are Shortening Your Dog's Life

We all want our furry companions to live as long as possible, but some mistakes could be shortening your dog’s life. Your dog enriches your life in a multitude of ways, from cuddles that cure even the worst days to playtimes that have you laughing for hours. The last thing any dog owners wants is… read more

Your Guide to Allergies in Pets

Allergies

Did you know that pets can get allergies too? Now that spring is finally here, do you find yourself reaching for the allergy medicine to fend off the sneezing and itching? Just as people can suffer from allergies, so can our four-legged pals, and as a pet owner, it’s important to help your pet find… read more

Signs That Your Cat Is in Pain

Signs That Your Cat Is in Pain

When your cat is in pain, it’s not always obvious, but there are some signs you should watch out for. Sometimes, you can easily tell when your cat is in pain. They mewl and cry; they have an obvious injury; or they suddenly start limping. However, some of the signs of pain in cats are… read more

Interactive Toys to Keep Your Dog Busy

Interactive Toys to Keep Your Dog Busy

Did you know that dogs can bet bored? Dogs, much like people, need mental stimulation, and when they don’t get it, they often get bored. The symptoms of boredom in dogs can include aggression, chewing, whining, listlessness, digging and even biting. Unfortunately, some dog owners don’t recognize boredom as a problem, and dogs are punished… read more

Little-Known Toxins Pet Owners Need to be Aware of

Little-Known Toxins Pet Owners Need to Be Aware of

There are a large number of little-known toxins that can put your pet in danger. Our pets depend on us to meet their most basic needs, including sustenance, shelter and, of course, love. As a pet owner, it’s essential that you make decisions in the best interest of your pet, and in order to do… read more

Your Guide to Getting Pet Advice Online Part 2

Your Guide to Getting Pet Advice Online Part 2

Many people look up health advice online for their pets, but there are many things you should keep in mind while doing so. Most people are well aware of the fact that what they read online isn’t always the most accurate or reliable, but it doesn’t stop them from looking up health advice online for… read more

Your Guide to Getting Pet Advice Online

Your Guide to Getting Pet Advice Online

In this day and age, we use the internet for everything from reading movie reviews to finding pet health advice. The internet has revolutionized our lives in so many ways. Do you have a hankering for a pizza? Look up your local pizza joint online and submit your order! Are you looking for a gift… read more

What to do When You Find a Stray Pet

What to Do When You Find a Stray Pet

Pet homelessness is all too common in the United States. With approximately 70 million stray cats and dogs in the United States, pet homelessness has become a troubling problem. Homeless pets outnumber homeless people five to one, and of the ones that do end up in shelters, only about 10 percent of them are either… read more