Moving Safely With Your Pets

Moving Safely With Your Pets

Moving should never mean having to rehome your pets. Your pets are part of your family, and putting them up for adoption can be traumatizing for them. In some cases, leaving a pet at a shelter can be deadly for the pet. Moving with pets can be difficult, but it’s not...
The Household Items Every Pet Owner Needs To Be Aware Of

The Household Items Every Pet Owner Needs To Be Aware Of

Bringing a dog into your home can give you so much joy, which explains why US homes kept nearly 90 million dogs during 2017. As a dog owner, it’s vital you do all you can to keep your pet away from harm to prevent a nasty incident from occurring. There’s nothing worse...
Why Bring a Dog Into Your Life?

Why Bring a Dog Into Your Life?

The human-canine connection extends back to at least 16,000 years ago, though recent studies on the wolf-dog divergence reveal that this unique relationship may date to 32,000 years ago. Although one can only imagine the initial approaches between these two species,...
Dealing with Destructive Chewing in Dogs

Dealing with Destructive Chewing in Dogs

Has your dog been chewing on your furniture lately? If yes, you have no cause to worry. Chewing is natural, normal and instinctive behavior in dogs, and they use their mouths to explore the world around them and to keep themselves amused. Fortunately, it is possible...
Overwhelming Grief

Overwhelming Grief

The loss of a family member is generally accompanied by grief, sadness, a sense of loss, anger, and depression. While everyone understands that this applies to loss of a human, not everyone understands the powerful emotions that accompany the loss of an animal. Many...
Creating a Fun, Pet-Safe Yard

Creating a Fun, Pet-Safe Yard

Building a Dog-Friendly Yard Dog loving families know the importance of taking Rex for a nice long walk everyday, but it is also vital to remember that most of us have a great resource for ensuring our dog stays nice and active: the yard! In the spring and summer...
New Drug Kills Everything, Maybe Even Your Dog

New Drug Kills Everything, Maybe Even Your Dog

Nexgard Spectra – contains afoxolaner and milbemycin oxime. Prevents heartworms, roundworms, whipworms, hookworms, lungworms, and flea and tick infestation. WOW! Life is so easy now! One chewable “treat” can kill any parasite to which your dog might...
How Dogs Can Enhance Patient Recovery

How Dogs Can Enhance Patient Recovery

Research has shown that dogs can improve our health in many ways by encouraging a more active lifestyle, providing companionship, and being a source of company and unconditional love for many. However, they can also help human beings recover from life-saving...