Is It Ever Ok To Leave My Dog In The Car?

Is It Ever Safe to Leave My Dog in the Car? It’s generally safe to leave your dog in the car for a maximum of five minutes, and when the outside temperature is above freezing and below 70 degrees. Here are tips to safely leave your dog in the car During daylight...

Does Your Dog Need Clothes?

How warm your dog is able to physically keep himself may depend on his breed, size and even age, but if he just doesn’t have a heavy hair coat, there is only so much curling up he can do to save heat. Smaller, light bodied breeds, toy breeds, and breeds that naturally...

Keeping Your Dog Active In Winter

So its cold outside, and the amount of daylight hours is short, but your dog does not sleep through winter, and it’s vital that your dog gets their daily exercise. On days when bad weather makes walks impossible, you can still give your pup the exercise they need with...

Holiday Foods To Keep Away From Your Pets

Bones: Bones easily splinter and can cause serious health problems for your pet. Candy: Mainly chocolate—which is toxic to dogs, cats and ferrets—and any candy containing the toxic sweetener Xylitol. Citrus and pits: Keep foods containing citric acid away from your...

Dogs And Cold Weather

Like people, cats and dogs are vulnerable to frostbite and hypothermia and should be kept inside. Longer-haired and thick-coated dog breeds, such as huskies and other dogs bred for colder climates, are more tolerant of cold weather; but no pet should be left outside...