Fall is officially here, and with it comes a variety of problems, issues, and general itchiness. This time of year can be lots of fun thanks to the many holidays that spot the calendar, but it can also mean itchy skin and allergies. Keep your pet happy and healthy this Fall by following these tips.
1. Fleas and ticks are still a concern
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Went for a walk, The park behind our home is a dog friendly park. Pretty safe, I often am allowed off my leash. I like to socialize with the others, I meet some really cool dogs and their owners are very nice.
Until Monday late afternoon, New dog in the neighbourhood; Turbo is his name he's a really mean pitbull.
While we went to the park,...Read More
It has been a number of years since the disaster, but the message still remains. Hurricane Katrina taught us all a lesson about how important it is to prepare for the worst case scenario with our pets.
When disaster strikes, you need to be able to jump into action and do what needs to be done for you, your family, and your pets. No longer ar...Read More
Regardless of how much you love your family dog, there will be a time when you have to leave him behind when you go away on vacation. There are places where pets are not allowed and Fido will have to stay at home. When this is the case, pet boarding is the right option.
Before deciding on which pet boarding facility is suitabl...Read More
If you grew up in a home with a pet, you are lucky. From learning responsibility to assisting with social skills, pets offer so many benefits to growing children. Besides the common benefits you may be thinking of, there are a couple of additional benefits that have only recently been scientifically confirmed.
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Assuming, since you are reading this article, that you do not live under a rock and are therefore familiar with social media sites, you will also be aware that there are quite a few pets have their own profiles. In fact, many pets on Facebook, twitter, and YouTube have more fans than many celebrities. Click on the links in blue to visit each pet...Read More
Pets are pretty friends that don’t expect something aside from love and care from their homeowners in come back. They’re loyal and sincere to their members of the family. For dog homeowners, one straightforward thanks to show your pup what quantity you care concerning them is to enroll them in doggie daycare. Doggie daycare provid...Read More
There is a reason why such a lot importance is placed on pet sitters, as they're those that are planning to aid you in some time off want. If you have got a pet and you're ready to beware of it day in and day trip, seven days per week and 12 months a year, your pet is actually lucky. In case you're unable to try and do thus, there...Read More
The feline allergy is an incredibly widespread condition. In fact, according to EverydayHealth.com, “Between 15 and 30 percent of individuals with allergic reactions are allergic to animals, and cat allergic reactions are twice as common as dog allergic reactions.” My mother is very allergic to cats, and so regardless of all my si...Read More
Adopting or buying a pet is a very important decision that should not be taken lightly. Impulse buying is a major concern in the pet world. Even though that doggie in the pet store window is extremely cute and seems to be begging to go home with you, it is important to consider the impact of such an addition to your household.
1. Time Constr...Read More
Even though most dogs today are domesticated and grow up on commercial dog food, they still have the same teeth their wild ancestors had. Dog teeth are also very similar to human teeth, with a few main differences. It is important for dog owners to learn about these differences in order to be able to keep their dog’s teeth and gums healthy...Read More
Did you know that there is a organization that regulates pet food? It’s true. The organization is AAFCO, which stands for the Association of American Feed Control Officials. The organization is made up of volunteers from local, state, and federal levels who join together in order to set guidelines and best practices for the pet food indust...Read More
Are you looking for someone to take care of your dog while you are traveling or walk your pet when you are unable to do so? If so, dog sitting services and dog walking professionals are perfect for your needs. You know that a dog is definitely a man’s best friend and for that reason alone you want to find the perfect dog sit...Read More
When you have pets there are several issues to stay in mind, particularly once you depart on business or for a leisure vacation. Pet boarding offers a straightforward answer to people who want somebody outside of family or friends to require care of their pets. Pet boarding facilities are sensible selections as a result of their i...Read More
Do you postpone your journey because of your lovable pet and not wanting to leave him/her alone? If so, then pet sitting services can help you to take care of your pet and free up your schedule. You undoubtedly give much care and love to your pet on a daily basis and want to ensure that your pet is well cared for so you have to se...Read More
It is far more common to read about dogs biting humans, but humans have also been known to bite dogs. Since the start of the millenium, there have been at least four headline making news stories about humans biting dogs.
First there was a case in San Francisco in 2000, where a man was arrested not once, but twice for biting his dog. He claim...Read More
It is a myth that we have all heard, and probably believe it, for the most part. It is the myth that dogs age seven years for every one human year. This myth says that a 1-year-old dog will be the equivalent to a 7-year-old human.
This myth is wrong on multiple accounts. If this myth were true, it would mean that humans would r...Read More
It can be surprising what makes headlines during presidential campaigns. So far in 2012, one of those topics has been safe pet travel.
This topic came about when Republican Presidential Nominee Mitt Romney recounted a family story about a long trip he and his family took during the 1980s. Here are the basics of the story:
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So it’s time for you to take off on vacation, whether you are off vacationing with your friends or you’re off to spend some time with the rest of your family, it is very important not to forget your pet and your pet’s needs. If you are flying far away then you can’t really expect your pet to follow you. It ...Read More
Are you looking for someone who can compete with your dog? Finding a date, and a potential human mate, can be daunting. Sometimes, having a dog can even make or break a relationship. Dating websites have grown in popularity over the past few years and some have started to specialize in specific topics.
This is especially true for dog owners....Read More