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Summer Pet Parasites to Look Out For

Summer is the best time to get out and have fun with your favorite furry friends, but with the warm weather comes an increased risk for contracting parasites. But just because there are more pesky pet parasites waiting to cause problems, doesn’t mean you have to stay indoors and miss out on the seasonal fun […]

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8 Cold Weather Dog Breeds

Like all others before it, this winter is definitely shaping up to be a rough one. While we humans resort to multiple layers of clothing just to make it through the next several months, many of our canine companions are absolutely loving it! Winter-ready dog breeds are as diverse as they are versatile, coming from […]

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Tips for Winterizing Your Dog’s Paws

Whoever invented the snow boot doesn’t get enough credit. We’re reminded of its incredible usefulness every winter as we trudge through thick layers of snow and ice just to get from point A to point B, all while keeping our toes toasty and dry. Boots and other winter accessories are all we humans need, but […]

Dog Food Do’s and Don’ts

There are tons of different dog foods out there, which can make it pretty hard for dog owners to know what to choose. How exactly does one break down all these choices? It’s never an easy task, but when you’re dealing with an enormous amount of information, breaking things up into categories always helps! Start […]

What Is Syringomyelia?

Syringomyelia is a condition which causes fluid-filled cavities to develop within the spinal cord near the brain. Syringomyelia is known as “neck-scratcher’s” disease in dogs due to the common symptom being scratching near the neck. Syringomyelia was first discovered in the 1990’s and has been found to be similar to a human disease known as […]

Halloween Pet Costume Ideas

Fall is officially in the air, and you know what that means— Halloween! Ghost, goblins, pumpkin carving, candy…and costumes! Who doesn’t love getting dressed up and strutting your best spooky stuff at the holiday events? But, if you’re like us, you hate leaving your furry friends behind while you participate in the all of the […]

When Your Cat Won’t Use the Litter Box

As a cat-owner, it’s only a matter of time before you discover that your precious pet has left you an unpleasant surprise somewhere on the floor, usually not too far from his litter box.   Most of the time (we think), cats don’t do this maliciously. If your cat is leaving you surprises that don’t seem like […]