Category: Pet Ownership

Why A Dog Can Help Manage Your Anxiety

dogs help your anxiety

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and now is a great time to reflect on your own mental health and ways to cope with mental illness. According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, anxiety disorders are the most common mental illnesses in the United States. Anxiety disorders affect 40 million adults in America…. 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 »

Which Pet is Right for You?

What to Consider When Choosing a Pet

You’re finally ready to add a new pet to your family, but which pet is right for you? Take some time and do your research, because this decision is not one to take lightly! Here are a few things to consider when choosing the pet that’s right for you: Do you have pets already? When… Read more »

The Do’s and Don’ts of Pet-Proofing your Home

How to Make Your Home Safe for Pets

Nothing compares to loving and living with pets; from cats and dogs to turtles and fish, pets make the perfect lifelong companions. Part of living with a pet means taking extra care to pet-proof your home in order to keep your pet happy, safe, and healthy in their living environment. Here are a few do’s… Read more »

Keep Pets Safe During the Holiday Season

Keep Pets Safe During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is a time for family to gather, and that includes our pets! They are family too and they deserve to celebrate alongside us! During the holiday season, it is important to keep your pets safe from potential hazards which frequently arise during larger parties. You can keep your pets safe by following… Read more »

Best Pet Reptiles for Children

Owning a Reptile

If your children have been asking for a pet, and you’re hoping to get a pet that is a bit more independent, consider getting them a reptile. Reptiles often make good pets for children because they are somewhat independent but require some care which can help teach children responsibility. Looking to add a reptile into… Read more »