16 November 2021
Making sure that your pet is well cared for is important. That is why you need to make sure that you have a good vet so that you can keep your pet healthy and happy. But, keeping them happy and healthy is about more than just their physical health. That's why you should see if your vet offers more services to help take care of your pet. What are some of the services that you should check into?
22 July 2021
Imagine it's a hot August day, and you've brought your favorite furry friend on the hiking trail with you. You come across a beautiful blue-green pond, and because your pup is dragging a bit, you decide to let him take a swim. Unfortunately, that beautiful blue-green color can be an indicator of a certain type of algae that can be poisonous, even deadly, to your pet. Here's what you need to know about blue-green algae poisoning.
26 March 2021
When you're on the phone with your vet's office, making an appointment for your dog's annual physical, they'll generally ask you to bring a fecal sample with you to the appointment. Most owners oblige, but they don't always have a super clear idea of how to collect the sample or why the sample is so important. After reading this article, though, you will know all of those things — and be much better prepared to handle this aspect of your dog's annual physical!
25 November 2020
It's no secret that pet owners will often outfit their dogs. Some of these clothes are meant to keep a dog warm, while others are merely meant to make a fashion statement. If you have a dog with arthritis, you may be able to offer some much-needed relief by selecting the right clothing. Look for these arthritis-supporting features the next time you shop for your dog. 1. Compression Mild compression can be a great way to alleviate arthritis pain.
9 September 2020
For most dog owners, their pup is a beloved member of the family. However, there are situations where a person needs to travel for business or pleasure and a dog cannot accompany them. If you're going to be going out of town soon, it is important to find the right pet boarding facility to care for your dog while you are gone. Once you know the exact dates that you will be traveling, it is a good idea to begin making arrangements for boarding your canine companion.
14 August 2020
If former reservations about adopting a dog that is a breed known for its aggressive tendencies have been disregarded and you are now beginning to notice signs of aggression whenever you play with your pet or when your pet is around unfamiliar faces, you may be wary about over-stimulation or spending time at outdoor venues where other pet owners and dogs spend time. With dog obedience lessons in your area, you will be able to curb the negative behavior that your pet is exhibiting.
22 July 2020
If you are in the market to get a puppy for the first time, you might be ready to get out there and look at all of the puppies for sale to find yourself the perfect one. However, if you go out looking at puppies without being prepared to bring a new puppy home with you, you are bound for disaster. It is likely that when you go out and look at puppies, you will find one that you bond with and that seems like a good fit for you.