For decades, weâ€™ve been told that to raise stable puppies we need to socialize them with many people of different genders, sizes, ages, races, etc. And, we were told that socialization had to be done before 16 weeks of age. Thatâ€™s the only way to ensure pups would be
Whether you're going on an extended road trip this summer or just bringing Fido along for a short drive around town, there are a few important tips to remember in order to keep your pup safe in the car.
Under no circumstances should an animal be left in a car in the summer heat.
Bringing a new puppy into your home will change your life forever. Puppies are definitely a lot of work, but they also bring plenty of joy to your world. Whether you are getting your first puppyÂ or just need a refresher course, here's what you'll need to know to get your puppy
Dental diseaseÂ is more than just a cosmetic issue.
When your feline friend or canine companion has red gums, yellow teeth, and stinky breath, it could be a sign of seriousÂ oral diseaseÂ that could, if left untreated, lead to devastating effects on your petâ€™s quality
Halloween can be a festive and fun time for children and families. But for pets? Let's face it, it can be a nightmare. Skip the stress and keep your pets safe this year by following these 10 easy tips.
1. Trick-or-treat candies are not for pets.
All forms of chocolateâ€”especially
When do you need to worry about your companion animal and when can you wait to be seen? Dr. Amanda Glew will cover some of the most commonly seen emergencies in her 30 years of practice. She will offer practical tips on what to do, and what not to do with your animal friend.
1.A pet with healthy teeth equals a pet with better breath!
2.Caring for your petâ€™s teeth can prevent other health problems,Â saving you tons of money over the long term!
3.Dental disease can actually lead to problems with your petâ€™s organs, such as the heart
4.Your dog and cat are very good at hiding pain â€“ you might never know that your pet has a serious dental problem until itâ€™s very advanced.
5.Did you know that 4 out of 5 dogs over the age of 3 years have some sort of periodontal disease?Â It can be caused by the buildup of plaque,Â Â Â so itâ€™s important to go in for regular dental checkups and cleanings
Travelling with pets can be a fun experience for both animals and owners but making sure our pets are safe in the car is something that is often overlooked for both long and short trips. Here are a few tips to make everyoneâ€™s car ride safer and more enjoyable...