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Archive for May, 2015

Why Does My Cat Eat Grass?

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

Cats are strange creatures. There’s no denying it. One of the strangest behaviors we may see in our cats is eating grass, especially when they usually vomit it back up later….on the freshly cleaned carpet, of course. Is there a reason for this odd behavior? Yes! There could be a few reasons, actually. (more…)

Why Does My Dog Roll in Smelly Things?

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

Have you ever had or known a dog who loved being stinky? Not the dog who would rather skip his bath, but the one who would rather smell like roadkill than the flowery shampoo you just bought, do you know that kind of dog? This is called scent rolling. Trying to figure out why dogs love to scent roll in anything from dead fish to their own feces has baffled pet owners and experts alike for years. There are still no definite answers, but there are some pretty interesting theories to help shed some light on this stinky habit. (more…)

Why Does My Dog Have Stains Under the Eyes?

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

Certain breeds, such as Maltese, Shih Tzu, Poodles, and dogs with light colored fur are prone to tear staining under the eyes, leaving red/brown streaks or stains on their face. Are these stains something to be concerned about? And is there anything you can do to help prevent them? (more…)