Dog Travel Sickness

By | February 20th, 2018|Dog Behavior, Dog Health, Pet Care|

Yes, dogs can get travel sickness! And it is a real and upsetting problem for many pet owners. It can happen even on short car trips. Puppies and younger dogs are more often troubled by motion sickness as their immature ear structures, which support balance and equilibrium, are not fully developed. In many instances, dogs [...]

Low Bulk Cleansing Diet for Dogs

By | September 14th, 2017|Dog Health|

Most pets experience some type of bacterial infection in their lives. Antibiotics are the most commonly prescribed medication for such issues, specifically oral antibiotics. Antibiotics take care of one part of the issue but there is more work to do once the medication has done its job. Doing a low bulk cleanse is the best [...]

Why Do Dogs Go Crazy (Zoomies) After A Bath?

By | July 20th, 2017|Pet Care|

Many dogs get what owners affectionately call “the zoomies” after a bath. Something about bath-time gets them riled up and they race around the yard or the house, often stopping to roll around on the grass or rub all over a bed, couch, blanket, etc. We’ve all seen it, but the question is, why? What [...]

January is National Train Your Dog Month

By | January 16th, 2017|Dog Training|

Basic training for your dog doesn’t include hours of non-stop instructions, rather moments of basic commands followed by consistent follow-ups. The first basic commands to teach should be…SIT – STAY – COME, and using hand signals with these command words will ensure your dog will be able to follow these commands at a distance. Tens [...]

Your Pooch’s Spring Allergies – Itchy & Scratchy

By | May 24th, 2016|Pet Care|

Spring is upon us, and unfortunately so are seasonal allergies. Do dogs get seasonal allergies like humans? Yes, dog allergies are usually caused by the same triggers that occur in our allergies. According to a survey conducted by Novartis Animal Health, over half of pet owners aren’t aware their furry family members can also spend [...]