13 Essential Items to Have in Your Dog’s First-Aid Kit
April is National Pet First Aid Awareness Month, and it’s a perfect time to go over exactly what you should include in your dog’s first-aid kit. Even if you already have a first-aid kit, now might be a good time to mRead more
Fun Games for Exercising Your Cat
Learn which cat toys & games your feline friend might like, and discover how they are great sources of exercise!
Break out the magic wand
It’s no secret that cats love birds. Or rather, they love tryingRead more
Cold Weather Pet Safety Tips
Exposure to winter’s dry, cold air and chilly rain, sleet and snow can cause chapped paws and itchy, flaking skin, but these aren’t the only discomforts pets can suffer. Winter walks can become downright dangerous ifRead more
How to Identify and Pick Top Quality Dog Treats
Surely there is no such person as a dog owner who never gives his or her dog a treat. We all like to see our dog’s tail wag, and his face lights up with attentive anticipation, right?
But how do you know that the trRead more
Don’t Indulge Pets with Too Much Human Food During Holidays
The holidays are a time of indulgence. Most of our gathering this time of year revolves around food. Halloween candy, the Thanksgiving feast, office and organization parties, Christmas dinner and New Year’s parties allRead more
New Dog Owners: Tips for taking your dog to the vet
Vet Tips for New Dog Owners
Congratulations—you’ve become a dog parent! The bond between you and your pet can be among the most rewarding in life. And such gifts rarely come without responsibility.
The cRead more
How to Keep Your Pet Comfortable When They Are Sick
Caring for Your Sick Pet
Have a qualified veterinarian look at your pets before caring for them at home. Once you do, your fur baby will need special care when it's under the weather.
What Is a Wellness Examination, and How Often Should Your Veterinarian Perform One?
It’s not unreasonable to ask why you should take your dog or cat to the vet when they're not showing any signs of illness—but regular wellness examinations are important for two reasons. First, as part of their surviRead more
5 Things to Know Before Buying Pet Health Insurance
We all love our pets, but sometimes vet bills can seem overwhelming, especially if your furry friend develops a serious health problem or sustains an injury.
As pets live longer and have access to more life-saving—aRead more