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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 […]

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4 New Year’s Resolutions for Pet Owners

The holidays have passed and it’s time to face reality again. That means it’s time for New Year’s resolutions. As is traditional, we’ve set our sights on losing weight, saving money, and getting organized. But don’t forget about your best four-legged friends! There are plenty of ways for pet owners to help their pets stay healthy and […]

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Dandruff and Pets – What You Need To Know

Both dogs and cats can have dandruff, also known as seborrhea. Although dandruff is not visually appealing, it alone is not often a serious condition. Essentially, dandruff is an indicator your dog or cat’s skin is dry. Your dog or cat may have flaky skin, where you may notice small pieces of dry skin when […]

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Loss of Bladder Control in Senior Pets

In a normal, healthy dog, urine is retained in the bladder and released through the urethra when your dog has to urinate. If your dog is lacking bladder control, he is said to have urinary incontinence, which can be common in senior pets, or as your pet ages. Urinary incontinence is the involuntary lack of […]

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How to Pet-Proof Your Home

Pet-proofing your home is extremely important to keep your pet safe. Steps must be taken in each room of your home to ensure safety. Your dog or cat, especially if they are young, are very curious and likely to explore everything. Let’s start with the kitchen and the bathroom. Why start here? Kitchens and bathrooms […]

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DIY Homemade Oatmeal Dog Shampoo

Got a pet with dry, itchy skin? This DIY Doggie Oatmeal shampoo helps heal irritated skin, as well as neutralize those unpleasant pet odors and help balance pH. This gentle cleaner will remove dirt and grime, revealing a beautiful, soft, shiny coat. Homemade Oatmeal Dog Shampoo Prep Time: 10 minutes 1 Cup of Oatmeal Cup […]

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DIY Homemade Soft Cat Treats

Want to show your cat how much you love them? The fastest way to your cat’s heart is usually through their stomach! This easy and delicious homemade cat treat recipe will have your cat purring and nestled up next to you in no-time. Soft Cat Treats Time: 30-60 minutes ¾ cup white flour ¾ cup […]