Pet Care

How Do Dogs Communicate?

Have you ever wished your dog could talk to you? Well, he does. Just not with words. Research shows that dogs have their own way of communicating with their owners, as well as with other dogs. We send our dogs to obedience school to teach them how to understand what we want from them. But [...]

By |2019-07-23T17:43:24+00:00April 26th, 2018|Pet Care, Uncategorized|Comments Off on How Do Dogs Communicate?

Dog Travel Sickness

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 [...]

By |2019-07-23T17:42:36+00:00February 20th, 2018|Dog Behavior, Dog Health, Pet Care|Comments Off on Dog Travel Sickness

Winter Walks – Wipe Paws

It’s always fun to get out for a walk on a winters day and to have a play in the snow. But those little paws can get dry and cracked if you don’t take of them. One of the biggest threats to healthy paw pads during winter is the salt used to melt ice on [...]

By |2019-07-23T17:42:36+00:00November 20th, 2017|Dog Health, Pet Care|Comments Off on Winter Walks – Wipe Paws

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

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 [...]

By |2017-07-20T15:07:46+00:00July 20th, 2017|Pet Care|Comments Off on Why Do Dogs Go Crazy (Zoomies) After A Bath?

Your Pooch’s Spring Allergies – Itchy & Scratchy

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 [...]

By |2016-12-13T20:07:28+00:00May 24th, 2016|Pet Care|Comments Off on Your Pooch’s Spring Allergies – Itchy & Scratchy

Antibiotics – Low Bulk Cleansing Diet For Dogs

Low Bulk Cleansing Diet 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. There are 5 classes [...]

By |2017-09-21T23:18:24+00:00April 19th, 2016|Pet Care|Comments Off on Antibiotics – Low Bulk Cleansing Diet For Dogs

Spring Allergies – Itchy & Scratchy

Spring is finally 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 [...]

By |2016-12-13T20:09:25+00:00April 19th, 2016|Pet Care|Comments Off on Spring Allergies – Itchy & Scratchy

National Love Your Pet Day is February 20th

February 20th, celebrates National Love Your Pet Day. Love your pet day is a chance to show your dog,  cat, tortoise, fish, hamster, or any pet, how you really feel. Did you know that most households in the United States have at least one pet? This “unofficial” National holiday is a great day to focus [...]

By |2016-12-13T20:10:01+00:00February 18th, 2016|Pet Care|Comments Off on National Love Your Pet Day is February 20th

Puppy Love

There is nothing better than coming home to a happy dog with a wagging tail at the end of a stressful day. The moment you open that door and you see that face, your troubled day starts melting away…what could be more therapeutic? Our dogs do more than just make us feel happy, they keep [...]

By |2016-12-13T20:10:41+00:00February 12th, 2016|Pet Care|Comments Off on Puppy Love

Winter Walks – Wipe Paws

It’s always fun to get out for a walk on a winters day and to have a play in the snow. But those little paws can get dry and cracked if you don’t take of them. One of the biggest threats to healthy paw pads during winter is the salt used to melt ice on [...]

By |2016-12-13T20:11:46+00:00January 19th, 2016|Pet Care|Comments Off on Winter Walks – Wipe Paws