Ways To Show Your Pet You Love Them: 6 Sweet Ideas

February is officially here, and love is in the air! This month, give your furry valentine the affection they deserve! Here are 6 ways to show your pet you love them: 1. Understand Them Working toward understanding your pet and communicating with them will help you learn how to really shower your pet with love! […]

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Pet Travel Safety Tips

It’s a new year, packed with new adventures for you and your pet! Whether you’re driving cross-country or flying to a warmer destination, make sure you’re prepared for the journey with these pet travel safety tips. Be Prepared Before leaving for a big trip, make sure you prepare a travel kit for your furry friend. […]

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Help Your Pet Adjust to a New Home With These Tips

Moving to a new home is difficult enough, but moving with a pet can be even more stressful! Here are some tips to help your pet adjust to a new home and help you lower the stress level on the moving process: Keep a Consistent Routine The easiest way to help your pet adjust to […]

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Winter Pet Safety Tips

Most pet owners are aware of the health risks that come with hot weather, but what about cold weather? Winter brings a new set of environmental challenges for pets. As a responsible pet owner, you should know these essential winter pet safety tips. Protect Dog Paws From Salt Salting sidewalks, driveways, and roads prevents slipping […]

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Do I Need Pet Insurance?

One of the most common questions new pet owners ask is, “Do I need pet insurance?” The answer is not a simple ‘yes’ or ‘no.’ In deciding whether or not you need pet insurance, consider the following factors. Cost of pet insurance Pet insurance can offset some of the expense of diagnosing and treating illnesses […]

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What to Expect When Caring for a Senior Pet

Senior pets are wonderful companions, and caring for them can be extremely rewarding. Whether you’re considering adopting a senior pet, or your pet is showing signs of aging, you should be aware of what to expect when caring for a senior pet. When is a pet considered “senior”? It depends on the breed of your […]

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Every Dog Day: Get Your Pet’s Own National Holiday

What is Every Dog Day? Celebrated on November 15, Every Dog Day is a chance to proclaim that every type of dog deserves love equally. Every Dog Day looks past breed, declining to single out any one of them as though it needed to be defended. It’s an opportunity to celebrate dogs for who they […]

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Why Should We Spay and Neuter Our Pets?

We hear it all the time, but why exactly is it important to spay and neuter our pets? Reduce Pet Overpopulation The primary reason we spay and neuter pets is to reduce the overall pet population. By reducing the number of accidental litters, we can decrease the number of homeless animals. According to the ASPCA, […]

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Diabetes In Dogs & Cats: Everything You Need To Know

Diabetes in dogs and cats is a growing problem in the U.S. It’s important to recognize symptoms and understand the factors that can contribute to pet diabetes. What exactly is diabetes in dogs and cats? There are two types of pet diabetes. Type 1 diabetes is characterized by a lack of insulin production and is […]

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Service Dogs: Awareness, Etiquette, and Things to Know

International Assistance Dog Week, or IADW, is the week each year in which we celebrate all the devoted, hardworking assistance dogs. Service dogs help people cope with their disability-related limitations. They hold an important and valued place in our society, but we seldom know the proper way to act around them. So, in recognition of International […]

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