Parvo Frequently Asked Questions
When getting a new puppy one of the main concerns is canine parvovirus. Many people have a lot of questions about parvo and how to prevent it in their new puppy. Below are our answers to our most frequently asked questions about parvo.
What is parvo
Canine parvovirus is a highly contagious virus….Read More
12 Best Ways to Save Money on Veterinary Care
We know health care for pets can be expensive. It’s especially difficult when there is an unexpected illness or injury. Here are the 12 best ways to save money on veterinary care.
1. Get pet insurance for unexpected expenses.
If you know you will not be financially prepared to handle an unexpected…Read More
Exercise Tips for Dogs with Arthritis
Keeping moving is the key to a longer, healthier, happier life for your arthritic dog. Arthritis is a vicious cycle. Your dog hurts, so she doesn’t want to go for her walk. She stops walking and loses muscle strength, becomes stiffer and less flexible. Her pain increases and she wants to move even less. It may seem counter-intuitive, but…Read More
Fun Things to do with Your Dog
Go to the dog park. If your dog likes to play with other dog, the dog park can be great fun and exercise. Don’t forget to bring some water and a bowl.
Play a game of fetch. Avoid using sticks to avoid injury. If you use a ball, use one that has large holes all over….Read More
Health Risks in Obese Dogs
An estimated 60% of cats and 56% of dogs in the United States are overweight or obese. There are many health risks and yet pet lovers often take overweight or obese dogs casually. But these dogs are at higher risk for many serious consequences.
Joint disease is one of the most…Read More
Healthy Treats for Dogs While Losing Weight
When a dog goes on a diet, it can be hard to reduce the amount of food in the bowl. But sometimes the hardest part is reducing the treats! Let’s look at some healthy treats for dogs while they’re losing weight. And some general tips for healthy snacking.
Every dog expects a…Read More