Traveling With Your Dog We all love our dogs and when we plan a vacation, it can be hard to leave our pets behind. We think of how much fun it would be to watch our dogs splash and play in the waves and chase seagulls at the beach, or run up craggy mountain slopes and slosh through rivers and streams. If you’re considering a getaway with Fido, read on ...read the full article.
Skin Cancer And Dogs Now that the warm weather has made a firm appearance, it is even more important to remember the sunscreen for ourselves when we spend time outside. But being covered in fur isn’t a guarantee that they won’t suffer from sun-related skin ailments—we have to look out for our dogs in the sun as well. Skin cancer is particularly problematic for dogs and it can only hinder ...read the full article.
Summer Fun With Your Dog Summer is the perfect time to explore the wilds. Pack the car and head to the mountains for a spontaneous camping adventure or take a cooler to the beach for some fun in the sun. Wherever you decide to trek this summer, your dogs will most likely want to come along! But before you decide to take them with you or leave them at home ...read the full article.
Dogs and Allergies May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month for pets. There are so many things to keep track of when it comes to keeping our animals well. Shots, preventatives, foods, etc … no wonder a pill can be missed here or there! So what are some of the most common symptoms of allergies in dogs? Sneezing Increased scratching or constant licking Itchy, runny eyes Itchy ears and ear infections ...read the full article.
Dogs And Summer Heat Summer Safety Tips The joys of Summer have officially arrived and it is time to get outdoors and breathe! Your furry friends are just as excited as you are to frolic in the meadows, run down the beaches, and play with their mates. But before you open the hatches and let them run free, here are a few friendly summer tips to keep in mind: Seasonal ...read the full article.
When Dogs Itch As we begin to wrap up our Summer fun, it’s important to remember that our pups aren’t out of the red zone just yet when it comes to fleas, ticks, and other creepy crawlers. Skin irritants and hot spots are a real pain to your pup. Did you know a hot spot starts simply because something irritates, itches, or causes inflammation of the dog’s skin? Your little ...read the full article.
What Is A First Aid Kit For Dogs? Good pet parents are in tune with their pet’s health and wellbeing but even if you provide your pup with the appropriate diet, checks ups, grooming and lots of TLC—accidents and emergencies can still happen! Be Prepared! Just as you would create a go-to emergency kit for your family, it is a good idea to have one on hand for your pets ...read the full article.
Summer Fun With Your Dog Surf’s Up-Dog Living in Southern California has many advantages, one of which is living near the crashing waves year-round! Although it is fairly moderate in our area, we can’t escape the blistering heat waves that come crashing along as well however. During the summer months, keeping your pooch cool is a must – with or without his shades! Here are some fun-in-the-sun events to take ...read the full article.