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The Importance of Vaccinations

Most pet owners show their furry friends love by purchasing plenty of toys, nutritious food, treats, a warm bed and much more. Another way to show your pet just how much you love them is to vaccinate and immunize on a scheduled basis for optimal health. The proper vaccinations will keep [...]

By |2019-05-13T19:20:32+00:00April 30th, 2019|Pet Wellness, Preventative Pet Health Care|0 Comments

The Dangers of Rawhide Chew Toys

Treats and chew toys are popular items at big box retailers and pet stores. Since most pet owners consider their furry friends members of the family, treats are part of the weekly grocery list. If Fido or Fluffy is a puppy, the list of “chewies” can be endless. After all, [...]

By |2019-03-08T17:06:47+00:00March 1st, 2019|Pet Welfare|Comments Off on The Dangers of Rawhide Chew Toys

Significant Health Problems of the Senior Feline

As animals begin to age, they are susceptible to a wide range of potential health problems that can range from the mild to the severe. As our pet's guardians, we must be on the lookout for signs of disease as our cats enter their senior years. Many of the diseases that [...]

By |2019-03-01T22:54:03+00:00February 1st, 2019|Pet Health Problems|Comments Off on Significant Health Problems of the Senior Feline

The Comprehensive Benefits of Walking Your Dog

10 reasons to walk your dog Physical fitness is important for humans and their pets, and that’s the basis for National Walk Your Dog Month in January. What better way to start the New Year off than with a joint fitness program based around walking with your dog? There’s more [...]

By |2019-01-09T19:18:23+00:00January 15th, 2019|Pet Welfare|Comments Off on The Comprehensive Benefits of Walking Your Dog

10 Mistakes New Pet Owners Often Make

Having a pet can be fun and rewarding, but it also comes with responsibilities. Getting a dog or cat is a commitment that will last years, as these animals typically live for well over a decade. That brings us to the first mistake new pet owners often make: 1) They [...]

By |2019-01-04T18:12:56+00:00January 1st, 2019|Pet Welfare|Comments Off on 10 Mistakes New Pet Owners Often Make

Pets are not presents

Puppies are not presents, and neither are kittens, chicks, bunnies, piglets or ducklings. Although owning a pet is both a privilege and a gift, those benefits should not translate into unwrapping them as a holiday present (or tucked into an Easter basket). The idea of giving a puppy or kitten [...]

By |2018-12-12T22:01:12+00:00December 15th, 2018|Pet Ownership, Pet Welfare|Comments Off on Pets are not presents