Benefits of Microchipping Your Pets

As loving pet parents we realize that owning a beloved fur baby, comes not only with a special sense of joy, but also a sense of responsibility and that responsibility includes keeping our fur babies safe from harm, as well as the possibility of getting lost and...

A Day in the Life of a Guide Dog

As much as we love our fur babies and expect nothing from them but love and companionship, there are many pups who become working dogs and some of them have a huge responsibility resting on their fury shoulders. One such example would be guide dogs, who are...

Is Zucchini Good for My Dog?

Zucchini is full of nutrients. This prolific plant delivers lots of fiber, vitamins, and minerals in each long, green squash. Dogs that are fed a complete and balanced diet generally get all the nutrients they need from their food, unless they have an illness or...

Danger Signs: Pets in Extreme Heat

Under normal circumstances a dog’s body temperature should average around 101.5 Fahrenheit. But, anything over this should be a sign for concern, as heatstroke sets in at 104 degrees. So, as pet parents, we should ensure that we are well educated on the signs of...

Osteoarthritis in Dogs

It is no secret that we become more prone to contracting various ailments and disease as we age. Therefore, most people are familiar with the terms arthritis, osteoarthritis and osteoporosis. But, how many people are aware that dogs (and cats) are also prone to...

Taking Care of Your Great Dane

Different breeds of animals have different dietary (and other) needs. Therefore, when we decide to adopt a pup, it is important to do some research on the breed we wish to adopt. Although this is not mandatory, it can greatly assist us in taking the best possible care...