Entries by Karen

Pet Obesity: A Guide to Keeping Your Pet at a Healthy Weight

While a chubby pet may appear to be cute and cuddly, the reality is that portly pets are more at risk for health issues, and sadly, a shortened lifespan. The increase in human weight has paved the way for our pets to follow and pet obesity appears to be on the rise. Why Is Healthy […]

A Safety Guide to Hiking with Dogs

Dogs love to be out in nature enjoying some exercise. If you love to hike, or perhaps want to begin hiking as an exercise option, hiking with your best buddy can offer some great benefits from keeping you both active, improving health, and strengthening an already special bond. Nonetheless, when setting out to hike on […]

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Cooler Weather is Coming. Is Your Pet Ready?

Cooler Weather Is Coming. Is Your Pet Ready? Cool weather may not be here just yet, but, rest assured, it’s coming. And if you are a first-time pet owner, you should know that caring for your furry friend during the fall and winter requires a little more work than in the spring and summer. Silver […]

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How to be a Conscientious Dog Owner

Image Courtesy: Pexels You love your dog, and he loves you. He’s your best buddy, and you do everything together. You’ve given him a great home, and the best cushy bed in the house. But have you overlooked something?  When you walk into the coffee shop, do people smile warmly, or do they sigh in […]

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How to Ensure a Smooth Transition When Moving with a Pet

How to Ensure a Smooth Transition When Moving with a Pet Moving to a new home is exciting, but it can also get stressful. If you’re moving with a pet, the process can get even more complicated. Cats and dogs are especially sensitive to new surroundings and may get nervous about the transition. In some […]

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Top Travel Tips For Dogs and Their Owners

Top Travel Tips for Dogs and Their Owners Are you and your pooch planning a special getaway together? Adventures with your four-legged friend can be big fun for you both so long as you take a little time to make plans with your favorite sidekick in mind. Read on for how to ensure that both […]

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What Do I Put On My Dog’s ID Tag?

What’s The Most Important Information to Have On Your Dog’s ID Tag? Equipping your dog with a highly readable, sturdy, id tag is your first line of defense in your precious pet’s recovery. With so little space and so much important stuff to put in it, what’s the smartest and most necessary information to help […]

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Keeping Your Home Spotless With Pets: Tips For Dog Owners

Keeping Your Home Spotless with Pets: 
Tips for Dog Owners As many pet owners know, it can be difficult to keep a house spotless every day. Even the most well-behaved and well-groomed animal can leave little messes behind, from excess hair to mud from his paws. It can be downright exhausting to maintain everything — […]