Easy Rider: 4 Reasons Your Dog Should Keep Its Head Inside The Car


If your dog loves to ride with its head sticking out of the window, you might want to roll the windows up on your next trip. While it might seem perfectly safe for your dog to ride this way, the practice can actually prove quite dangerous. Here are just four of the reasons why you should stop your dog from sticking its head out the window while you drive. Flying Objects

26 October 2017

Basic Puppy Care: A Guide For First-Time Dog Owners


Getting your first dog is exciting, but it also means a long-time commitment to healthy and safety of your new pet. You can enjoy the journey of puppyhood (including the less glamorous tasks of potty training and housebreaking), but there some some essential care tips that every dog owner needs to know. Here are some healthy and safety guidelines that you should follow as you bring a new puppy into your home.

27 September 2017

Core Vaccinations For Your New Kitten


Getting a new pet is exciting, and you'll want to set aside plenty of time to play, cuddle and get to know your new family member. But it's important to look after her health too. Most kittens can leave their mothers when they're around eight weeks old, and they can begin getting their first core vaccinations (the ones every cat should get) as early as six weeks, so make sure to ask for any pet vaccination records your kitten has when you get him and set an appointment with a veterinarian as soon as you can after bringing your baby home.

26 August 2017

4 Possible Reasons Why Your Cat Is Wheezing


Noticing that your cat is experiencing a difficulty in breathing, such as wheezing, can be alarming for pet owners. In most cases, wheezing indicates a more serious problem has developed and your cat needs medical attention. Read on to learn four of the more common reasons why your cat may be wheezing. Allergies Cats can experience allergies just like humans do. In fact, your cat could even be more inclined to have an allergic reaction than you do to substances in the outside world.

26 July 2017

3 Surprising Benefits Of Spaying Your Dog


Bringing a dog into your home and family's life is a wonderful experience. Not only will a dog bring a great deal of love and fun to your life, but this new family member will also teach you and your family about patience and responsibility. From training and feeding to exercising and providing your dog with proper healthcare, parenting a dog offers many challenges. Unfortunately, most people do not realize the importance of spaying their dog.

9 July 2017

Two Tips To Help You Find Affordable Veterinary Care For Your Animal


Watching your pet go from playful and frisky to lethargic and sedentary with illness can be very painful.  You love your furry friend like a member of the family and would never want to see them hurting.  If you've done everything that you can to provide relief to no avail, you know it's time to get them to a professional.  The only problem is that you're short on funds.  Use this information to learn more about what you can do to find affordable veterinary care for your pet as soon as possible.

5 May 2017

Seven Tips To Help Your Senior Cat Live Longer


If you have a cat, help them to live a longer, healthier life. These are simple suggestions that can make a difference in your cat's overall well-being and quality of life. Talk to your veterinarian about specific risks and preventatives to ward off illness and disease. Seven things that you can do for your senior cat are: Ask about acupuncture. Veterinary acupuncture treatments can make your pet less stressed, and their behavior will gradually change.

4 April 2017

Kidney Transplants For Cats


Learning that your cat has kidney disease can be devastating. The disease currently has no cure, and although steps can be taken to prolong your cat's life and improve its quality of life, it is ultimately a death sentence. However, scientists and doctors are working hard to provide pet owners and their cats a way out. If you're looking for a way to change your cat's fate, read on to learn about the latest options pet parents have.

31 March 2017

4 Types of Veterinary Supplies


The veterinarians that we know and love for caring for our animals require a lot of equipment to do their work. In this respect, they are not much different from doctors and human physicians. What kind of supplies and equipment does a veterinarian need? There are several categories. Office Supplies  At first, it might not occur to you that vets and their assistants need the same supplies as other practitioners who use offices.

29 March 2017

4 Nutrients Your Cat's Homemade Food Needs To Contain


If you like to take care of your cat in a most holistic way, making your own cat food is one way to ensure that your cat gets the right food and nutrients that it needs. However, it is important to realize what your cat's food should actually contain. Here are four things you need to add to your cat's food. Taurine Taurine is one of the most essential elements that your cat's food should contain.

28 March 2017