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6 Ways to Keep Your Dog Cool This Summer


It’s the #hottestdayoftheyear in our hometown today, and we’re not alone. With record temperatures around the country, it is important to keep your pets in mind when it comes to keeping cool. Pets can suffer heatstroke quickly in these kinds of temperatures. Here are some ways to keep your dog cool this summer. Exercise your pet […]





5 Celebrity Tough Guys Who Love Cats


I’m not one to go in for stereotypes, so I don’t buy into the myth that guys “aren’t cat people.” I’ve even discussed reasons why women should date guys with cats here on the blog. But not every rough-and-tumble, manly, masculine man can be a dog man. Each of these five celebrities has created a […]





Your Pet’s New Vet Visit: 5 Questions to Ask


Whether you’re bringing home a new pet for simply trying out a new veterinarian, your first visit to the vet is critical in establishing a healthy and functioning relationship between you, the vet, and your pet. Before your visit, write down any questions you want to ask your new vet, and take a notebook to […]



Easy Ways to Improve Pet Health


Our furry friends are part of the family, and just like us and our children, they require a certain degree of regular healthcare. Your pet’s overall health and longevity is dependent upon a strong foundation of basic care and maintenance. There are several quick, easy things you can do to keep your pet’s general health […]



5 Reasons Your New Kitten Needs Pet Insurance


The curiosity of the average cat is well known, and it can get the best of even the most well-behaved kitten as it continues growing and exploring. This usually leads to situations that are more adorable than dangerous, but when it’s the latter, pet insurance becomes an invaluable commodity. As recently illustrated with insurance for […]





5 Ways to Cope with the Loss of a Pet


The loss of a pet will always be a difficult time for you and your family. Cats and dogs come into our lives for us to love, they share our lives and homes, and they become part of the family. When they’re gone, there’s an emptiness and sadness left in their place. Grieving a pet […]



National Pet Dental Health Month: What You Should Know


If you’re like us, your pets are part of the family. They have play dates and day care and regular doctor visits to make sure they’re staying healthy, they even get regular haircuts and stockings at Christmas. However, even the most conscientious pet owners easily overlook one of the most important factors affecting their pets’ […]