For many pet owners, dogs are part of the family. You want the best for your four-legged friend, and this means providing him or her with access to nutritious foods. More and more dog foods are being introduced into the market each year. This can make it challenging for pet owners to find a food that will meet the nutritional needs of their dogs. If you want to improve your dog's diet, look for these ingredients when shopping for dog food in the future:
10 April 2018
If it's time to add a puppy to your family, you need to take the time to choose wisely. You don't to just go out and choose the first puppy that catches your eye. That could lead to some serious problems, especially if the puppy you choose ends up being a poor fit. It that happens, you and your new puppy could end up being miserable. To help you choose a puppy that will fit well with your family, here are four simple tips you should follow.
19 January 2018
While your cats can be safely left home alone for a few days, dogs cannot. Cats have their litter box, and they don't typically require as much human interaction as a dog does. This means that anytime you are going to be gone, whether for a vacation or a business trip, you must have someone you trust to either come to your home and watch them, or send them to a professional dog boarder.
26 December 2017
Now that the holiday season is right around the corner, you're undoubtedly looking forward to hosting seasonal festivities in your home. If you've recently added a furry friend to your household, you're probably also looking forward to enjoying your first holiday season with your new pet. However, holiday festivities all too often end in tragedy for pets -- they can slip through opened doors as guests come and go, and some holiday foods aren't safe for dogs to eat.
14 November 2017
If you live in a region that experiences natural disasters such as earthquakes, tornadoes, or hurricanes, you need to include your pets in any emergency preparation plans. Your pets can't fend for themselves. In a disaster, they're going to be looking to you for protection. Here are four crucial steps you should take before the next natural disaster occurs: Have an Emergency Plan When it comes to saving your pets during a disaster, it's important that you have an emergency plan in place.
2 October 2017
One of the things you must do when you purchase a coton de tulear puppy for sale is get into a regular brushing routine. Cotons have a wonderful, flowing coat that can look bad and matted if not properly maintained. Though you can have your dog's coat trimmed, it just won't look as good as having the full coat. Here are some tips on how to get into the grooming habit with your new coton de tulear.
26 September 2017
Becoming a dog owner is one of the best feelings in the world, and when you buy a dog you have a great responsibility. The dog that you bring into your home is not just a pet, but that dog becomes a member of your family. You likely have your dog on a eating schedule, and have gotten all of the shots. One of the most important things that you can do is realize when your dog is having a medical emergency.
26 September 2017
When your cat has a hot spot, it can be hard to watch them itch and lick without relief in sight. Often, the spots will resolve on their own, but you can help your cat get over them with the right tools. Thankfully a lot of these tools already exist in your medicine cabinet. By knowing what medicines to use for your cat's hot spots you'll be able to help your cat heal.
26 September 2017
Planning a trip can be exciting, but you may begin worrying about how your dogs will behave while you're away. Boarding them at a nearby kennel can ensure that they have attention and are kept occupied; just find out about the following issues before you leave. Will Your Dogs Be Together? Kennels vary when determining how to house dogs that stay with them. Each dog might get their own space, or dogs of different sizes could be houses together.
24 September 2017
One of the best decisions parents can make is to adopt a Labrador retriever puppy to grow up with their children. Labrador retrievers are playful, intelligent, honest, and kind, which makes them a great pet for small children to grow up with. And while bringing home a new puppy will be an exciting adventure for you, your spouse, and your children, it can also lead to sleepless nights and potty accidents, particularly in the first several days.
23 September 2017