Care

Can You Wash Your Dog With Human Shampoo

Maybe you’re out of shampoo or trying to get through a more economical approach to pet grooming, or maybe you just don’t like the smell of dog shampoos.  So the question is can you actually use human shampoo to wash your dog instead? Sounds like a...

How To Tell If Your Dog Has Heatstroke And How To Cool It Down

Leaving your dog in a hot car is clearly a big no-no - but in this weather, your pet can develop potentially fatal heatstroke anywhere. Because a dog's sweat glands are confined to their nose and the pads of their feet, they feel the hot weather m...

How To Avoid Runaway Pups

In an ideal world, a lost dog would be able to head up to the nearest police station and reel off their address, owner’s names and home phone number. Our pups are intelligent, but I think this may be expecting just a little too much. Many dogs hav...

Helping Your Pet Cope With Growing Older

The little puppy you brought home ten or so years ago was a romping, roly-poly ball of fur. It jumped on your sofa with abandon and never minded a little rough play. A decade on, it is no longer enthusiastic or active. It reminds you of old Mr Jon...

Dog & Cat Dental Care

We all have been told to brush and floss our human teeth more often than we probably do. Humans have a choice to attend to our dental health, or not. Our pets do not have the same choices; only the choices we make for them. Dental disease is th...

What To Do Before And After Bathing A Puppy

Bathing a puppy can be a fun thing or unpleasant if not done properly. It's important to do the proper preparation and proper planning, especially if this is the first time you bathe a puppy The right age to bathe a dog for the first time is 12 we...

When Should You Bring Your Pet To The Vet?

Following the Integrative Approach Your pet is your animal friend; and it is very essential that you familiarize yourself with their healthcare needs. It’s time to acknowledge the fact that you have volunteered to take responsibility of a life, an...

Facts About Fleas …

The world is host to over 2,000 species of flea, and they are a problem almost everywhere. Fleas affect dogs and cats, as well as wild animals such as foxes—and can be unpleasant for owners too. When a flea jumps onto your pet, it will start feedi...

Kids and Dogs Care

Dogs are the best pets that show its emotions and feelings to its owner. Today, there are many breeds of dogs available. No matter which breed you have, taking care of them is the first priority. This is as similar as taking care of our own ki...

Tips to Keep Your Dog Calm During Construction

When considering a home renovation project, expect it to be stressful for all family members involved. But if one of your family members happens to be of the canine variety, you may need to take special care to keep your fur baby calm. Many dogs h...