Monthly Archives: June 2017

Yankee Doodle Doggie: How to Safely Celebrate the Fourth of July With Your Pet

There are some things that just don’t mix. For example, the Fourth of July and pets is often a risky combination. Loud noises, parties, fireworks, and other crowded festivities are all part of the equation, making the holiday seem like a pain for pet owners everywhere. In a previous blog, we wrote about the dangers […]
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Everything You ever Wanted to Know About Cat Whiskers!

One of the most prominent and striking features on any cat are his or her long and plentiful whiskers. Aside from being receptacles for leftover food, or tickling our faces in the middle of the night, cat whiskers serve several important functions for our feline friends.
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Time to Motivate: A Quick Guide to Bathing a Pet at Home

Bathing a pet is one facet of responsible pet ownership that supports healthy skin and a clean coat. The process, however, isn’t always easy. Certainly, having the right supplies and know-how will bolster ultimate success – but what does your pet have to say about standing on a slippery, wet surface and having his or […]
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From Festivals to Fairs: Keeping Your Pet Safe in Public Gatherings

Large-scale events typically do not allow pets (except service animals) – and for good reason. It’s hard enough to keep a pet safe in public on a normal day of the week, but adding potentially dangerous foods, uncomfortable weather conditions, and loud, jarring noises to the mix could be a recipe for disaster. Sure, certain […]
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