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Back To School Tips For Your Pets

Published: July 31, 2018 10:32am 529 Views

Back To School Tips For Your Pets

Going back to school involves committing to a new routine. Help your pets adjust with these quick tips.

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Pit Bull Myth or Fact

Published: July 31, 2018 10:27am 522 Views

Pit Bull Myth or Fact

It is a fact that Pit Bulls are one of the most maligned and misunderstood dog breeds in the world. Here are some of the myths as well as the truth relating to Pit Bulls.

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Family Dog Can Help Reduce ADHD Symptoms in Kids

Published: July 31, 2018 10:22am 523 Views

Family Dog Can Help Reduce ADHD Symptoms in Kids

The study group assisted by therapy dogs fared significantly better with improved attention and social skills at only eight weeks and demonstrated fewer behavioral problems.

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10 Foods Dogs Can't Eat

Published: July 31, 2018 10:05am 554 Views

10 Foods Dogs Can't Eat

Some foods, such as chocolate, are tasty for humans, but toxic to dogs. So are macadamia nuts and avocado. Go figure! Which foods should you not give your dogs? Here are 10 of them, in no particular order.

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What is a Degu?

Published: July 31, 2018 9:55am 558 Views

What is a Degu?

Degus are incredibly social creatures. They live in small, tightly-knit groups of up to 5-10 that together make up colonies of up to 100 members.

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Things You Should Know Before Getting a German Shepherd

Published: July 31, 2018 9:42am 548 Views

Things You Should Know Before Getting a German Shepherd

The German Shepherd or Alsatian is best known for its role as a service dog and is a highly intelligent and loyal companion.

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How to Build a Cat Tree and Scratching Post

Published: July 31, 2018 9:32am 593 Views

How to Build a Cat Tree and Scratching Post

Your cat will enjoy multiple levels, perhaps one enclosed like a little cubby-house and one platform, and some dangling toys to play with. It must be sturdy enough that your cat can climb it without it swaying.

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Pet Rat Care Guide

Published: July 31, 2018 9:17am 567 Views

Pet Rat Care Guide

Rats have only gained popularity as pets in the past hundred years or so. Like any pet, they depend on their human keepers for everything: food, housing, warmth, medical care, and entertainment.

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Exotic Family-Friendly Hamster Alternatives

Published: July 6, 2018 10:45am 779 Views

Exotic Family-Friendly Hamster Alternatives

Exotic pets requires extra TLC from owners willing to make the necessary commitments and sacrifices. Hectic households and families with young, aggressive or impatient children should avoid these pets.

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Stress-Free Fish Tank Auto Cleans Using Plants

Published: July 6, 2018 10:25am 795 Views

Stress-Free Fish Tank Auto Cleans Using Plants

Back to the Roots, an Oakland startup that makes a compact, self-cleaning aquaponics tank. It provides a nice place to house your fish, with a miniature garden that filters the water and repurposes fish waste as fertilizer.

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Vets Warn Carrots are BAD for Rabbits

Published: July 6, 2018 10:03am 796 Views

Vets Warn Carrots are BAD for Rabbits

Veterinarians are telling rabbit owners to hold back on the carrots... Learn why!

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Fashion Statement? Horse’s Shoes

Published: July 6, 2018 9:41am 757 Views

Fashion Statement? Horse’s Shoes

A horse’s shoes are something that are, of course, put onto their feet. The process doesn’t hurt the horse, because the shoes are attached to the hooves of the horses.

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Heat Exhaustion in Dogs

Published: July 6, 2018 9:16am 798 Views

Heat Exhaustion in Dogs

What are the signs of heat stress in dogs? Dogs with flat-faces or thick coats are especially at risk. Discover dog safety in the heat.

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Tips for Keeping your Pets Tick Free this Summer

Published: July 6, 2018 8:59am 768 Views

Tips for Keeping your Pets Tick Free this Summer

It’s likely going to be another bad year for ticks, but there are things you can do to protect yourself and your pets.

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The Best Treats for your Puppy

Published: June 8, 2018 11:58am 779 Views

The Best Treats for your Puppy

Walking in the pet store can be overwhelming for most new dog owners. Learn the best practice when purchasing treats for your puppy.

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Tips for Road Tripping with your Pet

Published: June 8, 2018 11:51am 803 Views

Tips for Road Tripping with your Pet

Travel is fun, but takes a pet out of their regular routine and environment. Browse these travel tips on how to keep your pet happy and healthy because there is nothing worse than having a sick animal on the road.

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Summer Health Hazards Dog Owners Need to Know About

Published: June 8, 2018 11:41am 796 Views

Summer Health Hazards Dog Owners Need to Know About

Summer is a time of additional health hazards for pets and their under-prepared owners. Dog owners should read through these tips to learn how to keep their dog safe for the summer!

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First Aid for Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Published: June 8, 2018 11:34am 865 Views

First Aid for Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Perhaps you return to find disemboweled cushions, puddles, and poop on the floor, or maybe the neighbors complain about constant barking. All of these can be signs your dog struggles to cope when you’re gone.

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Can Dogs Eat Fish

Published: June 8, 2018 11:09am 767 Views

Can Dogs Eat Fish

Not every type of fish should be eaten by your pup. Before feeding your dog a fish-heavy meal, it’s important to know the benefits fish have, and what types of fish are safe to feed your pup.

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Know Facts Before Purchasing a Guinea Pig

Published: June 8, 2018 11:04am 847 Views

Know Facts Before Purchasing a Guinea Pig

Guinea pigs make great pets, but do your homework before bringing these lovable creatures home. Here are a few facts to help you understand Guinea pigs.

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Tips to Capture Great Pictures of your Pets

Published: June 8, 2018 10:54am 787 Views

Tips to Capture Great Pictures of your Pets

Read through some great tips on how to take quality photos of your pets. The better the photos the happier the memories!

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8 Tips for Bonding with your Cat

Published: June 8, 2018 10:45am 785 Views

8 Tips for Bonding with your Cat

Bonding with any animal can be difficult and unpredictable, especially when it comes to cats - they tend to be moody and a little more standoffish, and their behavior really depends on their breed.

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3 Things I didn’t know about Bird Ownership

Published: June 1, 2018 2:45pm 847 Views

3 Things I didn’t know about Bird Ownership

I had never been around birds as pets until I was an adult and have since learned the basics, such as they live a LONG time, 50+ years; they create very close bonds and aren’t suited to families with small children.

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Tips to Eliminate Pet Hair

Published: April 30, 2018 1:09pm 798 Views

Tips to Eliminate Pet Hair

Stop pet hair problems in your home! Read these basic tips on how to eliminate and prevent pet hair. With a few simple steps, you can keep your home clean and free from pet hair (at least until that next shake).

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Spring Yard Preparation for Pets

Published: April 30, 2018 12:57pm 800 Views

Spring Yard Preparation for Pets

Learn how to prepare your yard for your pets. If you have outdoor pets, spring means your pets will want to venture outside. Follow these simple steps to keep your pets safe.

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Tips for Adopting a Kitten

Published: April 30, 2018 12:27pm 828 Views

Tips for Adopting a Kitten

Learn about how to adopt a kitten successfully. Before you adopt a kitten, review these 10 do’s and don’ts to ensure your kitten love lasts a lifetime.

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How to Take Care of a Ferret

Published: April 30, 2018 11:25am 797 Views

How to Take Care of a Ferret

Ferrets require regular vaccinations and veterinary check ups to remain in tip top shape. Ferrets are at risk of fleas and heartworm, therefore monthly preventative treatments like Advocate should be used.

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Earthing for the Health of You and Your Pet

Published: April 30, 2018 11:12am 824 Views

Earthing for the Health of You and Your Pet

Earthing directly affects our stress and cortisol levels. As soon as one grounds to the Earth there is an almost automatic shift from a sympathetic state to a parasympathetic state, more commonly known as a relaxation state.

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Spring Allergies in Cats

Published: April 30, 2018 10:52am 800 Views

Spring Allergies in Cats

May is Allergy Awareness Month for Pets especially Cats. Learn how to identify and prevent spring allergies in cats.

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How to Toilet Train Your Puppy

Published: April 30, 2018 10:19am 881 Views

How to Toilet Train Your Puppy

Whether that dog is a puppy or adult, it is quite likely there will be some accidents to clean up. Training your dog to toilet outside can be frustrating and a lengthier process than it should be, particularly if you don’t have good guidance.

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