Dogs

Learn how holistic canine care, combined with proper diet & natural supplements, can effectively treat canine ulcers, hair loss, skin conditions and more.

Caring for Aging or Disabled Pets: Part III

In Part I and Part II of this series, we discuss various health issues which can adversely affect your pet’s mobility, suggest therapy and exercise options and review tools and equipment you may want to consider to help with specific …

Quiz: Name That Mutt!

Are you a mutt mix master? Time to put your ID skills to the test!

Before you jump in though, here are some tips to keep in mind:

1. Consider the size of the pup to help narrow down the

Caring for Aging or Disabled Pets Part II

Caring for disabled pets Part II: Equipment roundup

In Part I of our roundup of advice and resources for pet parents of fur babies with physical health issues, we looked at the types of health issues that might arise, therapy …

Puppy Mills: Adopt, Don’t Buy

USDA Animal Abuse Information Black-Out

As you may have heard by now, in February, the USDA suddenly yanked from its website all information about the treatment of animals at breeding operations, zoos, research laboratories and other places where animal abuse …

Caring for Aging or Disabled Pets Part I

Sometimes our fur babies need a bit of extra care from us if they suffer from a congenital or hereditary disability or limitation or acquire one due to illness or advancing age.  Cats and dogs (and most other animals) can …

Bulldogs: Health and History

Origins of the Breed

Bulldogs originated as a recognized breed in the British Isles and were officially recognized by the AKC in 1886.  According to the Bulldog Club of America, Bulldogs may have originally been used as “butcher’s dogs” to …

National Shelter Pet Adoption Day Events 2017

In honor of the National Shelter Pet Adoption Day, here is a quick overview of some of the larger pet adoption events across the country which are put on by some incredible organizations.  You may also want to check with …

Dog ID and Tracking Product Round-up

According to the American Humane Association, every year over 10 million dogs and cats in the United States are lost or stolen and one in three pets will become lost at some point during their life. I can tell you …