4 Ways to Use CBD to Ease the Winter Doldrums in Dogs

Winter is supposed to be a jolly season, but not everyone feels this way. Many people view it as the perfect time to cozy up with their favorite blankets and a mug full of hot chocolate. However, dogs may not share the same enthusiasm, as for many of them, winter equals limited opportunities to spend […]

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Strategies to Treat Weight Gain in Senior Dogs (and dogs of all ages)

According to the most recent survey completed by the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention6, almost 60% of dogs in the United States are considered overweight or obese.  That’s 50 million chubby pups which can result in more serious conditions in senior dogs as weight gain complicates normal age-related challenges.  That’s why the Global Pet Obesity […]

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The Benefits of Pumpkin & Cinnamon for Dogs

The sight of pumpkins and scent of cinnamon let us know Autumn has arrived!  The delicious and nutritious orange squash appears in the form of the iconic seasonal pie and warm coffee beverages as the weather turns cool and colored leaves fall from the trees.  Not only a tasty treat for humans, dogs like pumpkin […]

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3 Awesome Gift Ideas for the Dog Lovers in Your Life

Since many dog lovers already provide their pets with everything they need, it can be challenging to think of a gift for a pet-owning loved one. Fortunately, there are still plenty of unique and creative ways to show the dog owners in your life how much you appreciate them—that is, if you know where to […]

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4 Ways to Mentally Stimulate Your Senior Dog

Canines and humans experience many of the same aging patterns — graying hair, aches, pains and stiffness, sleeping more and slowing down.  Thanks to modern technology and specifically Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), we now have scientific proof as to just how similar the canine brain is to our own.  Both suffer cortical atrophy (brain shrinkage)6, […]

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A DAY FOR FANCY RATS & MICE: November 12th

Fancy Rat & Mouse Day is celebrated each year on November 12th, and if one of these tiny four-legged critters shares your life and home, it is a great time to be reminded of their proper care. Some people are wary, even downright afraid of mice and rats, but fancy rats and mice, aka the […]

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Your Pet’s Senior Wellness Exam

When you first bring a dog or cat into your life, begin making veterinary visits a pleasant experience.  Help your pet feel comfortable in his or her crate, carrier or harness, so that car rides are not stressful.  Start off slowly, just a ride around the block to acclimate them to the car’s motion.  Eventually, […]

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Top 5 Dog Treat Recipes For Your Pet This Winter

Depending on where you live, it may already be a bit chilly, so it just may be the perfect time to show your dog some extra love with some delicious winter-time treats. Dogs tend to burn more energy during colder months as they try to keep warm, so giving them a little something extra will […]

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November is Adopt a Senior Dog Month

When you are looking for a new furry friend to add to the family, please don’t pass by the senior dogs for the cute bouncy puppy.  Older dogs have earned their wisdom fur and want nothing more than to live out their golden years surrounded by a loving family and a warm bed.  They still […]

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Lucky to be Owned by a Black Cat:  Celebrate Her on National Black Cat Day, October 27th

The stunning black-coated, copper-eyed, Bombay Cat is 100% domestic feline but looks very much like a pint-sized panther.  She is prized for her inky black coat that is pigmented all the way down to the root, accounting for the intense color. The Bombay is intelligent, easy going and has a purr that truly sounds like […]

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Top 5 Halloween Pet Safety Tips

What is fun for us, is not always fun for our pets.  Costumes distort human shapes making them scary.  Loud noises make animals want to dart from the safety of their homes.  Sweet treats for humans are potentially fatal to dogs and cats.  Plan ahead, look at this holiday from your pet’s point of view, […]

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Top Tips To Help Give Your Rescue Dog A Fresh Start

Choosing to give a rescue dog a new home is an incredibly rewarding and exciting experience, but it can be daunting if you do not know where to start. Here are a few top tips to help give your new furry friend a fresh start in life! Do Your Research Animal shelters are full of adorable dogs. […]

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