Category: Pet Health

Summer Pet Care Tips

Summer means plenty of time to play outdoors with your four-legged pal. Many dogs love laying out in the sun soaking up the Vitamin D, but it is important to take safety precautions when bringing your pup outside for summer activities. Here are a few tips for caring for your dog this summer: Fireworks- The… Read more »

Finding the Right Dog Breeder

find the right dog breeder

Getting a new dog can be very exciting especially for a new owner. Whether you are looking for your very first pup, or an addition to the family, it is important to find reputable breeders or adoption agencies. Online shops may look enticing and show photos of beautiful puppiesbut be sure that you are buying from… Read more »

Does My Pet Have Ticks: Warning Signs & Treatment

puppy scratching his ear

The tick is one pesky nuisance that unfortunately likes to target your pets. These pests pose a danger of transmitting disease to our pets and should be avoided at all costs. However, if your furry friend isn’t so lucky as to avoid them, it could help for you to learn the warning signs and, if… Read more »

Buying Dog Food: 3 Tips for Buying the Right Kind

Hungry Dog Waiting to be Fed

Navigating the world of dog food is tough; with so many choices (wet or dry, premium or normal, less calories or more protein), picking the right kind of food for your dog takes some research. Before you decide which dog food to buy your pup, consider the following! Nutritional needs Like humans, dogs require different… Read more »

Diabetes in Your Pet: Signs, Diet, & Exercise

Dog Looking Owner's Face

Did you know that in the United States, an estimated one in 300 adult dogs and one in 230 cats have diabetes? Fortunately, pets with diabetes can still live long, healthy lives with proper diagnosis, diet, exercise, and treatment. Recognizing the signs of diabetes in your pet Just like with humans, early detection is key… Read more »

Dealing with Fleas on Your Pets

Cat with Fleas

When your pet has fleas, you need to act fast. Though tiny, fleas pack a powerful punch, effectively irritating your pet to no end and potentially causing additional problems for your furry friend. However, knowing the signs of fleas, how to get rid of them, and how to prevent further infestations is key to dealing… Read more »