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Do I Need To Groom My Cat Daily?

You’re thinking… “huh, my cat grooms herself all day long, why does she need to be brushed?”  We’ve got your grooming question answered! If your feline is long-haired, you should brush her at least a few times a week. If you have a...
Top 3 Types of Pet Allergies

Top 3 Types of Pet Allergies

Just like us, many of our pets have spring allergies – they are quite common. But determining the cause of those allergies may take a little detective work. The 3 main types of pet allergies are flea, food, and environmental. Just like allergies in people, they...
Crate Expectations

Crate Expectations

Crate Expectations Crate training your pet is widely recommended by dog trainers and veterinarians. Yet many people resist using a crate because they feel confinement is cruel or unfair.  However many people happily put their child in a playpen to keep them safe, so...

Heat Exhaustion – Recognize the Signs

Every summer, we talk about pets and how to recognize the signs of heat exhaustion; after all, they are wearing fur coats! Heat exhaustion is what happens before heatstroke, and it’s best to learn to recognize it before it advances further, because heat stroke...
Accepting Our Pets for Who They Are

Accepting Our Pets for Who They Are

Can We Accept Our Dogs For Who They Are? Last month we talked about how dogs and people often model their personalities after each other. Although that does happen, what if you get a pet that is entirely different from you? What if you’re outgoing and relaxed,...