Dog Health

The Dog Dangers of Summer

You’ve probably heard the phrase “the dog days of summer,” but did you know that the summer months actually pose some serious risks for our favorite pooches? When the temperature gets much higher, we tend to stay inside and enjoy the air conditioning, but if we aren’t mindful of our dogs, they can get very [...]

By |2019-08-21T18:34:10+00:00August 21st, 2019|Dog Health, Pet Care|0 Comments

The Dogs of Summer: Taking Care of Your Best Friend in Warmer Weather

We all look forward to summer so we can kick off our shoes, enjoy the sun, and get in some downtime. For your pet, summer can mean having more time to spend with the ones they love. Unfortunately, summer can also present some challenges for our furry friends. With a little extra attention, both you [...]

By |2019-07-23T18:28:05+00:00July 23rd, 2019|Dog Behavior, Dog Health, Pet Care|Comments Off on The Dogs of Summer: Taking Care of Your Best Friend in Warmer Weather

Fireworks and Our Furry Friends

It’s easy to understand why your dog doesn’t like it when 4th of July or New Year’s Eve rolls around. It’s not the party hats or waving flags; it’s all about the fireworks. Face it, fireworks are loud, and they’re not just loud, they’re unpredictable. As soon as your dog thinks the danger has passed, [...]

By |2019-07-23T17:42:35+00:00June 24th, 2019|Dog Health, Pet Care|Comments Off on Fireworks and Our Furry Friends

Benefits of Spring Dog Washing

Spring is the time of year when we get the urge to roll up our sleeves, throw open the windows, and give our homes a thorough sprucing up. However, it’s not just a great time to provide the house with a deep clean; it’s also the perfect time to wash and groom your dog. Keeping [...]

By |2019-07-23T17:42:35+00:00May 16th, 2019|Dog Health, Pet Care|Comments Off on Benefits of Spring Dog Washing

Know the Facts: Poison Prevention for Your Pooch

Any responsible pet owner wants to love and protect their dog or cat as if they were family. One part of this is knowing what you can and can’t feed your pet. This is especially true with dogs who have a very fine-tuned digestive system. Some food that we eat is fine for dogs while [...]

By |2019-07-23T17:42:35+00:00March 18th, 2019|Dog Health, Pet Care|Comments Off on Know the Facts: Poison Prevention for Your Pooch

The Importants of Keeping Your Dog’s Nails Clipped

Back when dogs roamed free in the wild their nails would naturally wear down, but now that they have become more domesticated it is important to keep them clipped regularly. When your dog’s nails are left to grow long, they constantly touch the ground creating pain in the top of the nail and foot. If [...]

By |2019-07-23T17:42:35+00:00January 21st, 2019|Dog Health, Pet Care|Comments Off on The Importants of Keeping Your Dog’s Nails Clipped

The Top Five Reasons To Feed Your Dog Carrots

We all know that carrots are good for us, that they help our eyesight and keep us healthy and strong, but did you know that carrots are also very good for dogs too? Carrots are low in calories and make a really healthy treat option. Here are the five reasons why carrots are a safe [...]

By |2019-07-23T17:42:35+00:00October 24th, 2018|Dog Health, Pet Care|Comments Off on The Top Five Reasons To Feed Your Dog Carrots

Why Does My Dog Eat Weird Things?

As pet parents, we have all seen our dogs eat some pretty disgusting or non-food things. We are left shaking our heads and wondering, why? It’s common for puppies to chew on objects as they are teething, and some even digest these foreign objects without any digestive problems. Fortunately, most will grow out of this [...]

By |2019-07-23T17:42:36+00:00September 20th, 2018|Dog Behavior, Dog Health|Comments Off on Why Does My Dog Eat Weird Things?

6 Things our dogs need from us the most!

Our dogs are our family, and we always want to make sure that they have everything they need. Fundamental things like food, water, and shelter are a given, but what else is necessary to make our dogs’ lives the best they can be? Undivided attention (at least some of the time) It’s important to dedicate some [...]

By |2019-07-23T17:42:36+00:00June 21st, 2018|Dog Health, Dog Training, Pet Care|Comments Off on 6 Things our dogs need from us the most!

Keep your dog happy and safe this summer

In the warmer summer months, there are precautions we need to take to help keep our dogs healthy and safe. Regular grooming Regular grooming can prevent summer skin problems such as flea infestation, especially for dogs with heavy coats. Fleas thrive in moist, humid climates and live off the blood from their hosts. This can [...]

By |2019-07-23T17:42:36+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Dog Health, Pet Care|Comments Off on Keep your dog happy and safe this summer