Tips for Keeping Your Pet Cool

Offer an ice pack or wet towel to lay on. Add ice cubes to the water dish. Offer access to a wading pool with shallow, cool water. Offer access to cool shade. Bring a collapsible water dish on your walks. Early morning or evening playtimes, exercise, and walks are...

Will Dish Soap Kill Ticks

Any type of dish washing liquid is effective in killing ticks on your pet. Dish soap like Dawn and Palmolive work well. Apply a generous amount to the animal. … Let the soap sit on your pet for 15 to 30 minutes.

Signs Of Grief In Your Pet

Pet grieving can be expressed both physically and mentally. Grieving pets may show symptoms comparable to those of grieving adults. As every human reacts differently to grief, so does every animal. Both cats and dogs can suffer loss of appetite, disturbed sleep or a...

Benefits of Dogs and Children Growing Up Together

Most children love dogs. They’re cute, cuddly, and friendly. But did you know that growing up with a dog can actually benefit a child’s physical and psychological development? Here are some of the benefits of dogs being in children’s lives. Endless...

Signs Of Grief In Your Pet

Pet grieving can be expressed both physically and mentally. Grieving pets may show symptoms comparable to those of grieving adults. As every human reacts differently to grief, so does every animal. Both cats and dogs can suffer loss of appetite, disturbed sleep or a...

How often do you need to vaccinate your dog?

Most animals need only what are known as core vaccines, those that protect against the most common and most serious diseases. In dogs, the core vaccinesare distemper, parvovirus, hepatitis and rabies. In cats, they are panleukopenia, calicivirus, rhinotracheitis...