Tag Archives: pet care

Tips for Brushing Your Dog’s Teeth

It might come as a bit of a surprise to most dog owners, but did you know that you should be brushing your pet’s teeth?  It’s true.  Though contrary to popular belief (we hate to break it to you), your dog’s mouth is not clean, and it does require some maintenance. You see, just like […]

Dog Grooming 101

As difficult as it might be to believe, most dogs really enjoy being groomed.  They are social pets that love to spend that sort of quality time with their owners, and they appreciate the praise (and treats) that they are sure to get from participating in a good grooming session.   So, how often and […]

10 New Year’s Resolutions for You and Your Pet

The ringing in of a new year can mean a fresh start for both pets and pet owners in need of a change in routine.  Perhaps this is the time for you to make healthier more active lifestyle choices for your pet.  Perhaps this is the time to implement necessary, life-saving changes to some choices […]

Signs of Canine Influenza

As flu season closes in upon us humans, perhaps you’ve stopped to wonder if your dog, too, can catch the flu.  While not in the same form, the answer is yes.  They can catch dog flu, or Canine Influenza, a contagious disease that affects a dog’s respiratory system. The Canine Influenza virus is caused by […]

5 Tips for Creating a More Responsive Connection with Your Pet

In today’s fast paced, ego-centric world, it can be all too easy to forget, if even just for a moment, that animals are living creatures capable of emotions.  They require nourishment, love and care just like humans do.  We know that dogs can cry, cats possess intelligence, horses can discern facial expressions, and so on, […]