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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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5 Tips For New Dog Owners

There’s no way to sugarcoat it: Bringing a dog into your life is not easy. Your new family member might have trouble with something that comes naturally to other dogs, or display personality traits you didn’t see coming. It’s impossible to predict every challenge that awaits but dedicated preparation can significantly increase the likelihood of […]

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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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4 Precautions For Keeping Your Pets Safe On Halloween

The average American household on Halloween is loaded with health risks for pets. Everywhere you turn are potentially hazardous objects, unfamiliar people, and other changes to their surroundings pets might find alarming. It’s perfectly feasible for pet parents to enjoy a stress-free Halloween; they just have to eliminate these health risks entirely or simply put […]

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Woman Celebrates 8th Wedding Anniversary…To Her Dog

Next month, a 43-year-old woman will celebrate her eighth wedding anniversary, only she isn’t married to a man or a woman. 11th Time’s A Charm Ireland’s Wilhelmina Morgan Callaghan is the owner of 11 dogs, which include Chihuahuas, Schnauzers, and one Yorkshire Terrier, Henry. “We all get along – most of the time – but […]

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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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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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Top Animal Cruelty Organization Warns Against People Walking Cats

The UK’s top animal cruelty organization has warned cat owners against succumbing to a popular new trend fueled by social media. Most pet cats are primarily indoor creatures with little if any desire for the outdoors, which is traditionally seen as a dangerous environment for them. But over the past few years, a growing amount […]

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Against The Grain: The Rise Of Grain-Free Diets

A quick trip to any pet supply store will reveal a plethora of diets marketed to be free of grains, especially in the fast-growing market of natural pet foods. Grain-free diets are often viewed interchangeably as low carbohydrate, high protein, or highly digestible. But ingredients don’t always tell the full nutritional story, which is why […]

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The Anti-Vaccination Movement Has Apparently Spread To Pets

A growing number of New York pet owners are now refusing to vaccinate their pets, citing the same skepticism surrounding vaccinations for human beings. The anti-vaccine movement started a few years ago when parents began spreading rumors that the shots could cause various conditions, most notably autism. There is no scientific evidence linking vaccinations to […]

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