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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....
Travel Tips for You and Your Pets

Travel Tips for You and Your Pets

The Holiday Season is upon us and Thanksgiving and Christmas are around the corner! Whether you’re a new pet owner or seasoned pet parent, here are some useful tips for traveling with (or without) your pets. When traveling, preparation and training are key. You must...
Overcoming Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Overcoming Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Separation anxiety in pets was a concept not always understood or accepted in veterinarian or dog training circles. Now, most animal professionals recognize the very real anxiety our dogs can experience when they are apart from us. Separation anxiety is characterized...
Is Pet Insurance Worth It?

Is Pet Insurance Worth It?

We understand any pet owner will want to do everything in their power to ensure the best healthcare for their animals. However, vet bills add up and we know how important it is to not put any pet parent in a position to choose between the survival of their pet and...
Protecting Your Pet Against Rabies

Protecting Your Pet Against Rabies

Every pet owner is familiar with the contagious viral disease known as rabies. From Old Yeller to Cujo, even the thought of rabies strikes fear into any pet parent. Though rabies still affects many wild dogs, horses, raccoons, coyotes, bats, and even people, it is not...