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Summer + Hot Cars = Trouble for Pets

Summer + Hot Cars = Trouble for Pets

Pet Overheating is a Serious Matter It’s time to talk about your pets and making sure to never leave a pet in a hot vehicle.  While the goal should be to not leave your furry loved ones unattended in a vehicle no matter what time of year it is, summer temperatures can...
Disaster Readiness for Your Pet

Disaster Readiness for Your Pet

Here in Florida, we deal with hurricanes, sinkholes, floods, and all types of devastating disasters. While each type of disaster requires certain measures to ensure the safety of both you and your pets, here are three tips that are essential for all of them. Emergency...
Stop Dog Urine from Killing Your Lawn

Stop Dog Urine from Killing Your Lawn

Noticing dry or burned patches of grass in your lawn or garden? Your dog might be the culprit. If you didn’t know, fresh, green grass and dog urine are arch enemies! Though many people believe it is the “acid” in your dog’s urine that is ruining your lawn, it’s...
Why Manatees Are Awesome!

Why Manatees Are Awesome!

The ocean’s largest herbivores, manatees have a special place in every Floridian’s heart. These amazing animals lead an interesting existence. Here’s some cool facts about them you can use to impress your friends: Though manatees are very large creatures, West Indian...
Gum Disease Prevention

Gum Disease Prevention

We’ve stressed before how important your pets’ oral hygiene is to their overall health. Gum disease is a particular problem because, if gums are not properly maintained, it can have a direct impact on your furry friend’s vital organs. That means issues for kidneys,...
Why Pets Become Aggressive

Why Pets Become Aggressive

Seeing your easy-going pet suddenly turn into a raging animal can be quite unsettling. The cause of such behavior isn’t always clear. However, there are some common catalysts that you should be aware of to quickly address the aggression before it becomes a habit....
Homemade Dog Food Recipes

Homemade Dog Food Recipes

The most important thing you can do for your pet is to make sure he is on a balanced diet. A healthy diet is essential to the well-being of your dog. It effects his teeth, skin, and hair coat health. Good nutrition improves muscle tone and body condition, strengthens...
Tricks to Encourage Picky Eaters

Tricks to Encourage Picky Eaters

Sometimes, our dogs just don’t want to eat. You may try to switch up his food and add variety to entice him to eat, yet he continues to only nibble and sniff his meal before he walks away. Before we provide our tips and tricks to get him back on the right track, the...
New Year’s Pet Budgeting Tips

New Year’s Pet Budgeting Tips

New Year, New Budget? Take 2019 as a fresh start in budgeting for any new or current pets you have. Here’s some tips! Budget for Food Recurring expenses are the easiest to budget for and pet food will be your most recurring expense. Budgeting for a healthy diet is the...
Prepare Your Dog for Holiday Guests

Prepare Your Dog for Holiday Guests

Whether you’re excited to spend the Holidays surrounded by friends or dreading the incoming of your in-laws, your dog likely has no idea the chaos that is about to descend upon you all. Luckily, we’ve got some ways to prepare and protect your dog this holiday season....