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Spring time Hazards

After a long winter, we’re sure that you’re ready to get outside with your dog. don’t overlook these hazards of the season. Ticks and Tick-borne Disease Ticks can spread [...]

Spring time Hazards2022-04-01T20:18:03+00:00
  • Lumps and Bumps

What to Do If You Find a Lump or Bump on Your Pet

Some of the scariest monsters for a pet owner are lumps and bumps... But often, these monsters aren’t so tough, especially when they’re discovered and treated [...]

What to Do If You Find a Lump or Bump on Your Pet2020-12-08T19:24:25+00:00

Top 5 Pet Hazards To Watch Out For This Christmas Holiday

Christmas is undoubtedly the most wonderful time of the year; the colorful lights, the jolly decorations, the presents and having the people you love around you surely make it [...]

Top 5 Pet Hazards To Watch Out For This Christmas Holiday2019-12-07T06:36:39+00:00
  • Pet First Aid Kit

Pet First Aid Kits

Bleeding toenail after a nail trim at home? Cut paw while hiking? Having a first aid kit handy will help hold your pet over before having [...]

Pet First Aid Kits2020-12-08T19:24:56+00:00

Pet Emergency Kit

Since you never know when an accident will happen, keeping a pet emergency kit at your home is a good idea. You can put a first aid kit together yourself [...]

Pet Emergency Kit2019-08-01T15:23:51+00:00

Oral Care For Your Pet

There are more benefits to a healthy smile than looking good and smelling fresh. Regular brushing can help prevent disease, infection, and tooth loss. All of these benefits are [...]

Oral Care For Your Pet2020-06-17T17:02:16+00:00

Keep Your Pets Safe on Halloween

Halloween can be a fun time for families and their pets. However, if safety precautions aren’t taken, it can also be a dangerous time for our four-legged animals. Here [...]

Keep Your Pets Safe on Halloween2019-08-01T15:23:19+00:00

Pet Owner Best Practices

Being a good pet parent is an important responsibility. Here are some tips to help your pet have a long, healthy life: Spaying or neutering your [...]

Pet Owner Best Practices2020-03-23T05:59:55+00:00

How to Travel Safely With Your Pet

Traveling with pets is becoming more and more popular. Today’s dogs, and even cats, are vacationing thanks to friendlier airlines, safety innovations, pet-friendly hotels, resorts, campsites, and restaurants with [...]

How to Travel Safely With Your Pet2019-08-01T15:23:17+00:00

Protecting your cat or dog against flea infestation

Although you might not think it could happen to your pet, flea infestation is a common problem that can become a real nightmare if not properly treated and controlled. [...]

Protecting your cat or dog against flea infestation2019-08-01T15:23:52+00:00

How To Puppy Proof Your Home

Exploring the new surroundings of your home is one of the first things your new puppy will do when he arrives. When you see your home through his eyes, [...]

How To Puppy Proof Your Home2019-08-01T15:23:15+00:00

How to keep your dog healthy

In the last 50 years or so, the health of domestic dogs has declined dramatically. Dogs are getting serious diseases at younger ages and are living shorter lives. Clearly [...]

How to keep your dog healthy2019-08-01T15:23:14+00:00

Reasons to protect your dog from ticks

Ticks can transmit organisms that may cause diseases such as Lyme disease? Here are good reasons to treat your dog with a product that REPELS and kills ticks. Your [...]

Reasons to protect your dog from ticks2019-08-01T15:23:53+00:00

Reasons to Spay or Neuter Your Pet

Whether you’ve recently adopted a pet or you’re considering it, one of the most important health decisions you’ll make is to spay or neuter your cat or dog. It [...]

Reasons to Spay or Neuter Your Pet2019-08-01T15:23:53+00:00

Guidelines For Dog Training

No matter what you’re trying to teach your dog, from house training to “heel,” there are a few basic guidelines that will make the process go easier: Be consistent. [...]

Guidelines For Dog Training2019-08-01T15:22:56+00:00

Giving Medications at Home

Giving medication to your pet can be not so easy. Here are some tips to make things easier for everyone. First, try hiding the medication in food. Place [...]

Giving Medications at Home2020-12-08T19:28:09+00:00

Four Steps to a Healthy Adult Dog

How to make sure your dog attains his ideal weight and maintains a healthy weight for life. Track your dog’s weight Losing weight can propel your dog toward better [...]

Four Steps to a Healthy Adult Dog2019-08-01T15:22:53+00:00

Foods You Should Never Feed Your Cat

Some food that your cat should never eat: Raw Fish Human-grade sushi is generally safe for people, but it can cause gastrointestinal upset in cats, There is thiaminase in [...]

Foods You Should Never Feed Your Cat2019-08-01T15:22:52+00:00

Tick Prevention

Ticks can live in almost any outdoor environment, but they especially love tall grasses and shrubs. Those areas are great for hitching a ride with your [...]

Tick Prevention2020-12-08T19:29:08+00:00

Tips For Bathing Your Dog

It’s time for your dog to have a bath time it’s just a matter of taking him through a proper bathing technique. If your dog is a novice, you [...]

Tips For Bathing Your Dog2019-08-01T15:24:19+00:00

Fall Is Here, Is Your Dog Ready?

Fall has arrived, and that means colder weather is just around the corner. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) has issued several tips to [...]

Fall Is Here, Is Your Dog Ready?2019-08-01T15:22:46+00:00

Chocolate Toxicity in Cats?

Cats, and especially kittens, are known for eating things they are not supposed to. This can be a dangerous combination when there is chocolate around. Chocolate is derived from [...]

Chocolate Toxicity in Cats?2019-08-01T15:22:08+00:00

Caring for your pet

Being a responsible pet owner is understanding what your pet needs and also being aware of what your responsibilities are to the community. Following are some basic rules for [...]

Caring for your pet2019-08-01T15:22:03+00:00

Caring for an Adopted Pet

You have adopted a new pet…congratulations! Get your new pet started off on the right paw with these basic behavioral and health care pointers: Be gentle and patient Animals [...]

Caring for an Adopted Pet2019-08-01T15:22:02+00:00

Active Indoor Cat

Want your cat to explore their wild side without destroying your house? Try some of these suggestions to help keep your ferocious feline happy and healthy: [...]

Active Indoor Cat2020-03-23T06:10:39+00:00

Summer Heat Risks

Hot summer days with your pet can be a lot of fun, but our four legged friends can be put in some pretty unpleasant and even [...]

Summer Heat Risks2020-03-23T06:13:50+00:00

Year-Round Heartworm Prevention

The American Heartworm Society recommends that you get your pet tested every 12 months for heartworms and give your pet heartworm preventive 12 months a year. [...]

Year-Round Heartworm Prevention2020-03-23T06:17:53+00:00

Traveling With Your Pet? Check Out These Tips First

According to a 2009 survey by AAA and Best Western International, more than three-quarters of respondents said they want to take their pet with them on vacation. We love [...]

Traveling With Your Pet? Check Out These Tips First2019-08-01T15:24:22+00:00

Corneal Ulcers

The clear front covering of the eye, known as the cornea, is a delicate structure. As such, corneal ulcers can result from trauma to the eye or one of [...]

Corneal Ulcers2019-08-01T15:22:22+00:00

How to Help a Dog With Separation Anxiety

Have you ever come home from work to find that your dog has chewed a hole in the door, pooped in the house or, according to the neighbors, barked [...]

How to Help a Dog With Separation Anxiety2019-08-01T15:23:13+00:00

Atopy – An Allergic Skin Reaction

You want your pet to look good and feel good. But if he’s suffering from atopy — an allergic skin reaction – neither is the case. The itching can make [...]

Atopy – An Allergic Skin Reaction2019-08-01T15:21:42+00:00

Top 10 Warning Signs of Cancer in Pets

Some of these signs, such as weight loss and bad breath, may be indicative of cancer or they may signify other health problems. Regardless, they should always prompt a discussion with your [...]

Top 10 Warning Signs of Cancer in Pets2019-08-01T15:24:20+00:00

Can’t Take Your Best Friend on Your Trip?

When you’re looking for someone to watch over your pet when you travel, how ado you decide which option is best? Start by asking your veterinarian for a list [...]

Can’t Take Your Best Friend on Your Trip?2019-08-01T15:22:00+00:00

Aromatherapy: Relaxation or Torment for Pets?

Many of us love the smell of lavender, cinnamon or jasmine, but what about our pets? Aromatherapy has been touted to reduce anxiety, enhance energy and induce relaxation in [...]

Aromatherapy: Relaxation or Torment for Pets?2019-08-01T15:21:40+00:00

Holiday Tips: Help Kids and Pets Play Together Safely

The holidays are here, with visitors and house guests coming and going — and that means an increased likelihood that your dog will be around unfamiliar people, particularly children. When my [...]

Holiday Tips: Help Kids and Pets Play Together Safely2019-08-01T15:23:10+00:00

Keeping Your Pet at a Healthy Weight

A roly-poly puppy or chubby kitten might look cute, but carrying extra fat can endanger your pet’s health. Here’s how to keep your pet’s weight in check. Why You Should Watch [...]

Keeping Your Pet at a Healthy Weight2019-08-01T15:23:22+00:00

Be Aware of Holiday Hazards for Your Pet

The holidays can be a stressful time of the year – especially for pets. With a few small changes, you can ensure your decorations remain intact [...]

Be Aware of Holiday Hazards for Your Pet2020-03-23T06:27:57+00:00

Healthy Weight for Your Best Friend

Keeping your best friends at a healthy weight is important. Check out how we can help you with dietary counseling.

Healthy Weight for Your Best Friend2019-08-01T15:23:07+00:00

Microchipping Your Pet

If your pet becomes lost, being microchipped can be the difference between being reunited and a very unhappy ending. We strongly encourage every pet owner to [...]

Microchipping Your Pet2020-03-23T06:31:57+00:00

What Is Pet Insurance

Pet insurance is increasingly popular with pet owners these days. But what is it exactly? Pet insurance is a safety net that ensures pets have access [...]

What Is Pet Insurance2020-03-23T06:33:29+00:00

Arthritis and Your Pet

Arthritis can affect your aging pet. Is your pet not enjoying life because of tiredness, stiff joints, or limping? Arthritis is a disease that affects normal [...]

Arthritis and Your Pet2020-03-23T06:34:54+00:00

The Right Way to Introduce a Dog and Cat

Cats and dogs can coexist within the same family as long as you introduce them properly. Find out more here! Cartoon animals may drum up hilarious antics, but millions [...]

The Right Way to Introduce a Dog and Cat2019-08-01T15:24:16+00:00

The Rice and Fall of Diarrhea

Does your pet have an upset tummy? Find out why we recommend a homemade bland diet of rice and chicken for your furry friend! When your pet comes in for upset [...]

The Rice and Fall of Diarrhea2019-08-01T15:24:16+00:00

Boarding Your Cat

​Going on vacation? Looking for a place to board your feline friend? Find out what to look for when boarding your furry friend and how we can help! Overview [...]

Boarding Your Cat2019-08-01T15:21:56+00:00

Care For Your Companion After Vaccinations

Vaccinations for your furry friends are very common. However, sometimes they come with some mild side effects. Find out what to look for and when to contact your vet. Perhaps [...]

Care For Your Companion After Vaccinations2019-08-01T15:22:01+00:00

A Cleaner, Greener Home for Your Pets

Find out some ways to make your home cleaner and greener for your pets! Go green! Conservationists everywhere tout the benefits of living a “green” life. Being environmentally responsible is [...]

A Cleaner, Greener Home for Your Pets2019-08-01T19:30:42+00:00

Show Care For Your Pets By Pet-Proofing Your Surroundings

Pet owners must always make sure that they create a suitable living environment for their pets. Oftentimes, certain things that we may consider harmless are actually hazardous to are pets. [...]

Show Care For Your Pets By Pet-Proofing Your Surroundings2019-08-01T15:24:08+00:00

Using A Dog Crate – Simple Guidelines To Crate Train Your Pet

Many pet owners find crate training very challenging for different reasons. The most common reason that people give is that they feel like they are punishing their pet. There are [...]

Using A Dog Crate – Simple Guidelines To Crate Train Your Pet2019-08-01T15:24:45+00:00
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