October is National Animal Safety and Protection Month, so we’re taking the opportunity to recognize safety measures you should do to protect your pets and ensure they’re healthy. It’s important to understand what signs suggest that your four-legged-friend may not be feeling well. Here are some basic pet safety tips that you should always be aware of.
Man’s best friend should be celebrated every day, but we’re using this month to highlight dog owners. September is Responsible Dog Ownership Month!
Phobia’s don’t only effect humans. One of the most common phobias that dogs suffer from is thunderstorm phobia. The signs are clear and should not be ignored!
These days, dog owners are given an overwhelming array of options, all claiming to be the best dog food on the market. Researching through the different brands to find the most affordable, healthy, and tasty for your dog can be stressful. Luckily there are websites out there that do the work for you and offer dog food reviews, like this one, 5 Best Dog Foods. Here are a few things to consider when shopping for kibble.
Senior dogs hold a special place in our hearts and have different care requirements than young pups. Genetics, nutrition and environment all play a big role in how fast your dog ages.
August is National Immunization Awareness Month and we wouldn’t be dog owners if we didn’t use this month to promote pet vaccination awareness, as well! Many people understand that their pets need vaccines, but do they truly understand which vaccines dogs need, and when, to be protected against dangerous diseases?
Some dogs are natural couch potatoes, while others require extensive exercise and stimulation to keep them under control. Check out this list to see which breed is best for you before you purchase your next pooch!
As a dog owner, one of the biggest concerns should be your pups health. Unfortunately, it’s very easy for your dog to become overweight, and sometimes it’s hard to realize it. According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, roughly 56 percent of dogs in the U.S. are overweight or obese. What’s ever harder to swallow is that more than 90 percent of owners do not recognize that their obese pets weighed more than they should. Since being overweight puts your dog at risk of many diseases, it’s important to recognize and prevent it.
As a dog owner, it is important to know which toys are best for your dog, and why they are beneficial. Take into account not only the health and physical benefits of a new toy, but also the intellectual perks! This list breaks down the most popular kinds of toys, and why they are loved by our four-legged friends!