How to Properly Remove Ticks: Common Myths and Foolproof Methods

March 28th, 2013|Tags: , , , , , |

It's going to be summertime soon, when the living is easy — unless you have a pet who will be spending lots of time in the great outdoors. Spring and summer are the most popular [...]

How to Ward Off Holiday Weight Gain in Pets

January 24th, 2013|Tags: , , , , |

We’re in the final stretch of that terrible trifecta of weight gain: Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's. The 39 days in between these holidays offer a multitude of meals for your family to gorge upon. [...]

Have a Safe and Stress-Free Holiday Season

January 23rd, 2013|Tags: , , , , , |

First, the bad news: Lots of pets end up at a vet’s office between Halloween and New Year’s Day with holiday-related injuries and illnesses, including a few caused by stress. Now, the good news: You [...]

Cat Having Litterbox Problems? Don’t Blame Kitty Just Yet

January 22nd, 2013|Tags: , , , , , |

If your cat is hit or miss with her litterbox, chances are you have a bit to do with it. After all, your cat really isn't asking for anything more any one of us would. [...]

Teach Your Dog to Drink Out of a Water Bottle

January 21st, 2013|Tags: , , , |

Teaching your dog to drink out of a water bottle is a cute and memorable party trick. But beyond that, there are practical reasons to teach your pup to drink out of a bottle. It's [...]

Crate Training for Dogs

January 20th, 2013|Tags: , , , , |

Why do Dogs Love Crates? Dogs are, by nature, den animals and feel secure in small, enclosed spaces. Most dogs will seek out a place in your home that will mimic a den. You will [...]