How to train your human

I have been contemplating furr awhile on if I should let you in on this infurrmation or not… but I think it’s time you all know some of our secrets on how us cats train you humans to do what we want when we want you to do it. It’s really not rocket science, our [...]

By |2019-07-31T11:53:28+00:00August 2nd, 2019|Pet Care|0 Comments

Caring for Senior Pets

According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the oldest cat title belongs to Creme Puff, who lived to the ripe old age of 38. Her canine counterpart, Bluey, spent 20 years herding cattle and sheep in Australia before dying after his 29th birthday. Pets rarely live that long, but as veterinary medicine advances and [...]

By |2019-07-31T11:51:14+00:00July 16th, 2019|Pet Care|0 Comments

Puppy Socialization: Do It Early and Make It Fun

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) defines socialization as “the process of preparing a dog … to enjoy interactions and be comfortable with other animals, people, places and activities.” Establishing these social cues is best when your pup is young—up until about 3 months of age—so learning the skills that will help her become well-mannered [...]

By |2019-06-11T02:09:25+00:00June 11th, 2019|General Health, Pet Care|0 Comments

Dental Tartar: The Tip of the Iceberg

Have you ever heard that the tip of an iceberg is only 10 percent of the larger problem hidden below the surface? Well, dental tartar is similar—although it may taint your pet’s smile, the real trouble lies beneath. A host of problems—both in the mouth and beyond—can be related to the layers of mineralized plaque [...]

By |2019-02-11T20:27:56+00:00February 11th, 2019|General Health, Pet Care|0 Comments

Focus on Lasers: Therapeutic Lasers for Pets

Therapeutic laser treatment has been thought to be one of the most underutilized treatment methods available in veterinary medicine. Technology is rapidly advancing, and laser therapy is becoming more accepted as a pain management tool that’s also capable of speeding the healing process within the body. This surgery-free, drug-free, and non-invasive form of treatment is [...]

By |2019-02-11T20:22:23+00:00February 11th, 2019|Illness and disease, Pet Care|0 Comments

Overheating and Dehydration in Pets

“Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” —Henry James   Everyone loves a pleasant summer afternoon, but when temperatures become too hot, everyone equally enjoys a tall glass of water, some shade, and time in the comforts of air conditioning. And, while you are [...]

By |2018-06-23T20:27:27+00:00June 23rd, 2018|Pet Care|0 Comments

5 Ways to Protect Your Pets from Ticks

5 Ways to Protect Your Pets from Ticks Ticks: They’re nasty little external parasites that live by feeding on the blood of humans and animals. And, because they spread a number of tick-borne diseases, they’re considered a public health concern by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). But, you and your pets don’t [...]

By |2018-04-25T18:06:00+00:00April 25th, 2018|Pet Care|0 Comments

Heat Stroke Revisited

Last May we discussed the dangers of heat stroke. It’s likely that you have already seen numerous photos on Facebook being shared warning of the risk of leaving your pet (or child!) unattended in your car now that the temperature is heating up and summer is almost here. So do you remember the reasons why [...]

By |2018-01-04T13:15:36+00:00December 12th, 2017|Illness and disease, Pet Care|0 Comments