Holiday Hazards for Dogs: We’ve all heard the horrors of little ones being in harm’s way, from minor tummy aches to more serious visits to the ER, due to unforeseen accidents. This year, let’s be mindful of our precious pups as we wrap our trees in tinsel and hang stockings on the mantel. Awareness of holiday hazards for dogs is a must when it comes to keeping our fur babies ...read the full article.
Your Pet’s Immune System This time of year, we have to be extra mindful of your pet’s immune system. Those extra holiday treats have possibly added a few inches to Fido’s waistline, as well as ours, and we aren’t the only ones who can catch a sneeze or cough when the winter winds blow. To keep your pet’s immune system in flu-fighting condition, you need to pay attention to your ...read the full article.
Dogs With Cabin Fever Just because the dog days of summer are long gone doesn’t mean you can check out of exercise with your dog. While winter may limit outdoor time with your pooch, daily exercise and stimulation is still extremely important for your dog! Here are a couple of things you can do to help combat dogs with cabin fever this winter. —Play hide and seek. Working out a dog’s ...read the full article.
Senior Dog Care Seasons of Change I love the changing of the seasons and even though we live in the very temperate state of CA, there is a certain smell and taste in the senses when fall arrives. Pumpkins pop out on porches and ghoulish delights hang from the oak trees. A full harvest array greets customers browsing shops from Santa Barbara to LA. It is a time of packing away ...read the full article.
Winter Care Tips for Dogs Have You Winter Proofed Your Dog? For some of our East Coast and European friends, winter is still in full-swing and most have probably taken necessary precautions to make sure you and your family are properly prepared for the cold. Even in the western and southern states, we all know the importance of keeping warm and flu-free in the colder months. This is especially true ...read the full article.