Easily Prevent Pet Arthritis

Arthritis is as common in our pets as it is in us. As our pets age, they encounter more health complications (like dog joint pain) and issues, arthritis being one of the most prevalent. Despite how common the issue has become, there is one easy way to help prevent its onset that people often neglect.

Your Pet’s Natural Disaster Plan

In the wake of the severe tornado that struck the town of Moore, Oklahoma, we see why natural disaster preparation is so important. The category EF-5 storm affected more than 13,000 homes, leaving hundreds of pets injured, (some now with chronic dog joint pain) lost, or worse. With just a few simple steps, you can be prepared for a similar …

Your Pet’s Natural Disaster Plan

In the wake of the severe tornado that struck the town of Moore, Oklahoma, we see why natural disaster preparation is so important. The category EF-5 storm affected more than 13,000 homes, leaving hundreds of pets injured, (some now with chronic dog joint pain) lost, or worse. With just a few simple steps, you can be prepared for a similar …

Choosing Effective Joint Supplement for Pets

When it comes to your furry friend’s health, you want the best. Besides exercise and a healthy diet, which are essential to maintaining good health, supplementation can be another extremely effective means of ensuring the vitality of your pet. With arthritis and hip dysplasia extremely common in dogs and cats, particularly as they begin to age, choosing the best supplement …

Heartworm Prevention: Imperative to your Dog’s Well-Being

Preventative treatment is a crucial aspect of pet ownership. Whether it concerns arthritis, heartworm, or rabies—prevention is always easier than a cure. Unfortunately, heartworm is something that is extremely difficult and expensive to cure, and often leaves permanent damage. Ironically, it is also one of the easiest and cheapest issues to prevent.

Heartworm Prevention: Imperative to your Dog’s Well-Being

Preventative treatment is a crucial aspect of pet ownership. Whether it concerns arthritis, heartworm, or rabies—prevention is always easier than a cure. Unfortunately, heartworm is something that is extremely difficult and expensive to cure, and often leaves permanent damage. Ironically, it is also one of the easiest and cheapest issues to prevent.

Myth: Big Yards are Good for Your Pet

This myth concerning canine exercise is constantly perpetuated and easily believed: that dogs with access to a fenced in back yard get enough exercise. Veterinarians often see overweight and obese dogs whose owners claim they are getting plenty of exercise in the backyard—ironically, their physical state says otherwise.

Myth: Big Yards are Good for Your Pet

This myth concerning canine exercise is constantly perpetuated and easily believed: that dogs with access to a fenced in back yard get enough exercise. Veterinarians often see overweight and obese dogs whose owners claim they are getting plenty of exercise in the backyard—ironically, their physical state says otherwise.

Responsible Pet Ownership – Dog Bite Prevention

Dog bite prevention has been a hot topic recently, especially due to the debates concerning breed-specific regulation. Ideally, we strive to coexist safely with our furry friends. Unfortunately, incidents still occur, but by adopting certain policies and methodologies, we can easily reduce the number of dog bites and make for more peaceful relationships, regardless of breed.

5 Weird Things your Pets Do and what they Mean

Despite how domesticated dogs and cats have become throughout the years, they still flat out do some weird things on occasion. Well, most of the weird behaviors have a purpose and can be explained.