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Keeping The House Clean With Pets

What is the first thing you notice when you walk into the home of a pet owner? Is it the sweet family photo on the entry table with man’s best friend prominently perched out front? Or maybe the basket full of toys and Lovies sitting next to a cushy pet bed? In the best case […]

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4 Most Dominant Personality Traits To Look For In Cats

With so many different breeds to choose from, finding the perfect cat for you almost seems like an impossibility. The selection process, however, becomes much more simple when you base your decision on the personality trait that is most important to you. It all comes down to what you are really looking for in a […]

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Cats Are Carnivores – Why All The Carbs?

It is evident that the common domestic short-haired cat has become North America’s most popular pet. Unlike dogs, cats are undeniably carnivores. We know this because when cats are fed a low protein diet, they do not deregulate their liver enzymes to spare protein from becoming energy, like a dog would normally do. This inability […]

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Does Your Cat Have OCD?

It is one thing to joke about your cat compulsively cleaning themselves, but it is another thing when you begin to note that your cat is cleaning himself to the point where he is putting a bald patch into his skin or when he has actually injured himself due to this type of behavior. The […]

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New Book Explains The Real Difference Between Dog And Cat “People”

Pet owners have traditionally defined themselves as “dog people” or “cat people” in order to explain their choice of pet. They often claim to have personalities that make them a perfect match for one animal and a complete mismatch for another. But according to anthrozoologist and Bristol University veterinary science professor Dr. John Bradshaw, there […]

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Pet Food Allergies? Necessary supplemental amounts of Omega 3’s, 6’s

You may have heard that essential fatty acids (EFA’s) are important for your pet’s wellbeing. Especially, omega fatty acids which are anti-inflammatory and are both safe and effective to help with pet food allergies! If your pet has allergies, there is inflammation in the body and if it goes on for a long time, any inflammation is a […]

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Deceased Pets Are Now Being Honored With Full Funeral Services

Modern pet owners treat their dogs or cats with the same respect as a furry human being, making them feel valued, loved, and in some cases, regal. Pets now have access to various services that were previously only reserved for humans. This includes luxury hotels, first class seating on planes, and being laid to rest […]

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Why You Should Never Self-Diagnose Your Pet

Something is wrong: Your pet isn’t eating or has loose stool or is acting just plain strange. Is he or she feeling well?  Many pet owners can immediately tell if something is a little off with their furry friends. Symptoms do sometimes take a bit longer than usual to appear but owners should be able […]

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The Senior’s Guide For Choosing A Pet Companion

Pets are valued as beloved companions that provide entertainment, company, and in some cases, protection. Outside of these common characteristics are benefits that can enhance any senior’s lifestyle and well-being. For a senior, a pet can help reduce stress, lower blood pressure, ease loneliness, and get exercise. Owning a dog, for example, increases physical activity […]

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Inflammation: It’s All About The Fat

Fatty acids are a vital source of energy because dietary fat has a higher caloric density than carbohydrates or proteins. Many of the fats widely viewed as energy sources come from meats and oils. Those referred to as essential fatty acids have biological functions and are incorporated into membranes of every cell within the body. […]

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