Pets Animals

Save The Breed: Keep Labradors Healthy By Avoiding Trendy Dogs

Unique puppy combinations are everywhere. It may have begun with the labradoodle or the "pomchy" or whatever other combination of registered breeds blended together to create the "perfect" dog. It is obvious that people love their dogs, they love something new and interesting and they enjoy the idea of potentially solving problems like shedding by creating the right breed mix. Of course, another issue people attempt to control through breeding is size. Read More 

Reducing Your Cat’s Carrier Anxiety

Scheduling your cat to be boarded is generally pretty easy, but getting them to the cat boarding facility may be another matter. This is especially true if your cat hasn't been anywhere or is extremely anxious overall. If you cat falls into one of these categories, then just getting them into the carrier can be a major battle. If you are planning to travel and board your cat often, then you will need to get him used to being in a carrier. Read More 

Signs Your Cat Might Be Sick And Needs Veterinary Services

Cats are often stoic creatures, so it's not always easy to tell when your cat is sick or in need of veterinary services. Sometimes, it's obvious when your cat is very ill or injured and needs to get to an animal hospital right away. Other times, you need to rely on your instincts and observations. Here are some general signs your cat might be sick and needs to see a vet. Read More 

What You Need To Know About Feline Kidney Disease

Learning more about all of the illnesses your pets can develop can be scary, but it's a necessary part of being a good pet parent. If you want to know more about one of the leading causes of illness in elderly cats, this guide will help. It explains feline kidney disease, its symptoms, and how it affects cats. What it Does Kidney disease is an incurable problem and one that will ultimately take the life of cats who are diagnosed with it. Read More 

Your Three Summer Vacation Cat Care Options

If your family is leaving town this summer for an extended vacation, then you need to arrange care for your cats while you are away. You have three different options, including: an in-home cat sitter an out-of-home cat sitter a cat boarding facility So you can choose the best option for your cats, here is more information on each of these three options: An In-Home Cat Sitter As the name implies, an in-home cat sitter is someone who comes to your home and cares for your cats in their familiar environment. Read More