Cats have a reputation for being finicky about food. If you're trying to get your cat to eat, we have a few ideas that could help!
How To Give a Cat a Bath
Our step-by-step guide to bathing and grooming your cat without getting splashed or scratched in the process.
How to brush your pet's teeth
Here’s part two of our series on good dental health for your pet. Last week we dicussed the benefits of good dental care. Before we move onto today’s topic — how to brush your pet’s teeth — please take a minute and enter our Show us Your Smile conest. The winner gets a free professional … Continue reading How to brush your pet’s teeth →
How Many Times a Day Should I Feed My Dog or Cat?
Wondering how often you should feed your cat or dog? Twice a day? Several times a day? Our veterinary nutritionist says it depends on a number of factors.
How to Identify and Treat Anemia in Dogs and Cats
One of the most heart-breaking conditions a dog or cat can have is anemia. This is a life-threatening condition in which your pet loses a large amount of red blood cells or they are destroyed What are some of the signs of anemia in dogs and cats? An anemic dog or cat will change from being energetic to being lethargic. In addition, a dog or cat stricken with anemia will have a decrease in appetite, and its gums will turn pale. If your pet is exhibiting these signs take it to a veterinarian right away. What causes anemia in dogs and cats? Common causes of anemia in dogs and cats are: Blood loss from severe flea infestations (especially in puppies and kittens) Blood loss due to a serious injury that causes bleeding externally…
Tips to Take the Stress out of Dog Nail Trimming
Many dogs cower or flee the room at the mere sight of clippers. These simple dog nail-trimming tips can help make trims less stressful for both of you.
Why Does My Dog... Lean on Me?
It’s not just leaning. It’s also standing on your feet, hugging your legs during a walk, and sleeping with the maximum amount of shared surface area in contact. Here's what's going on.
10 Awkward Holiday Pet Photos
As our friends at Awkward Family Photos know, some holiday snapshots are just plain kooky, especially when pets are included.
10 Strange Dog Behaviors Explained
We rounded up 10 things dogs do that people commonly consider mysterious, from humping to howling. Check out gallery explaining strange dog behavior.
How Feeding Pets Raw Food is Healthy and Easy
Article Publish date August 03, 2015 Article Author Nature's Logic Share "How Feeding Pets Raw Food is Healthy and Easy" Share this Many pet experts suggest feeding pets a raw diet. A food that consists primarily of the right meat ingredients is the most biologically-appropriate thing you can feed dogs and cats, natural carnivores in the wild. It can lead to a healthier, more vibrant pet, as well as lower vet bills. However, many pet parents thinking about switching pets from dry kibble or canned pet food to a commercial raw diet are sometimes hesitant, concerned about the possibility of adding inconvenience to an already busy life. But feeding your pet a raw diet doesn’t have to be overly complicated. Some suggestions from a few experts can make feeding your cat or dog…