Pet Care Blog

How to Live With Your Pet Allergy

Spring is a time for allergies of all kind. Ranging from minor annoyance to debilitating and life-altering, allergies affect many people in many different ways. Pollen from vegetation, various foods, or dust in your home can cause sneezing, coughing, and even flu-like symptoms. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America states that up to 30% […]

4 Reasons Why It’s Important to Train Your Dog

Everyone knows some dogs are better behaved than others. On one end, you have dogs that are professionally trained, acting almost as intelligently as a human and following every command their owner or handler gives. On the other, there are poorly trained dogs who create problems for their owner and can be a nuisance to […]

This Is Why Your Pet Needs A Microchip—Now

Owning a pet is one of the great joys in life. Sharing your life with a dog or a cat that loves you as much as you love them provides satisfaction that few other things can match. Unfortunately, that love makes it all the more tragic when something happens to our beloved pets. According to […]

Emotional Support Animals: Who and How They Help

Most people have heard of guide dogs or service animals. These are animals who have been specifically trained to provide assistance to a person, helping them complete tasks and living their lives. From guiding the blind to pulling a wheelchair, these animals go beyond providing care and support for people with disabilities and actually help […]

Why Should I Exercise & Socialize My Dog?

Like humans, dogs are social creatures. They thrive on being around their owners and other dogs. However, dogs have to be taught how to behave properly from a young age. Everyone knows someone with a dog who isn’t well behaved. Whether the dog won’t let you in the door or will bark at friendly visitors, […]

Do Carbon Dioxide Lasers make Surgery Easier on Pets?

The improvements seen from modern medicine are not just limited to people. The technological advances that help make surgery or medical procedures easier for people also work for your pets. A great example is when imaging technologies like MRIs or ultrasounds can be used to help a vet gauge the health of your pet accurately. […]

Everything You Need to Know About Boarding Dogs and Cats

Like any aspect of traveling, boarding your dogs or cats goes more smoothly and creates less stress for you and your pet if you prepare in advance. Knowing what you need to do beforehand while making the right plans can help alleviate the problems with traveling as a pet owner. While it may be preferable […]

6 Health Concerns of the Greyhound Breed

Greyhounds are some of the most beautiful dogs out there. Their sleek bodies, gentle personalities, and sporting heritage make them one of the most interesting breeds a family can own. Nicknamed the “40-mph couch potato,” greyhounds are one breed whose daily lives don’t match up to their energetic image. Given the declining popularity of greyhound […]

The Benefits of Stem Cell Therapy

One of the biggest causes of problems in a dog’s life as they age is joint and bone related issues. Dogs suffer from inflammation, arthritis, and other conditions that negatively affect their movement and consequently their happiness. As an owner, treating these conditions has been historically difficult based on the shortage of treatment options available, […]

6 Reasons Why You Must Spay or Neuter Your Pets

One of the greatest joys in life is taking in a pet to join your family and home. That’s why according to the Humane Society of the United States, around 70 million households in the United States have a pet. As much of a joy as owning a pet can be however, it comes with […]