Helping Shelters and Rescues at the Holidays

With the season of giving upon us once again, it’s time to get involved! It’s always fun to find creative, new ways to help out the community, and one of the most compassionate things a pet-loving Samaritan can do is help out at local shelters and rescues. Not only is this a great way to […]

Pet Gadgets and Gift Ideas

Every year, people around the world take great care to think of creative gift ideas to surprise their loved ones with. But there are some loved ones who are commonly overlooked during our usual holiday shopping rounds…our pets! With so many great pet gifts to give, why not make 2017 the year you give some? […]

4 Steps for Pet Holiday Safety

The holiday season is the most festive time of year. The halls are decked, the tree is up, family and friends gather ’round to celebrate another year of joy and good will. However, this can be a stressful and potentially harmful time for your pets, as the constant activity, shiny objects, and scrumptious table scraps […]

Pet Health Problems Can Start Even at the Best Places

You love your pet. You love your vet. You board your pet at your vet. (that’s called alliteration). Why? Maybe because your pet is on medications and, while you are away, you want to ensure that is administered timely and correctly. Or, just because you want to have a watchful eye on your pet to […]

Mange – what causes it and how do you treat it?

What is Mange? Mange is a skin disease which is caused by several species of mites. Some mites are naturally found in our dog’s skin and hair; however, others may not. All mites, regardless of if they are naturally found or not, have the potential to cause mild to severe skin infections. The most common […]