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10 Foods You THOUGHT Were Unsafe for Dogs

Written on October 19, 2017 at 1:19 pm, by admin

Many pet owners are hesitant to share any of “our” foods with their dogs or cats, and rightfully so.  There are many foods that are healthy for us but toxic or poisonous to our pets.  For example, just a small handful of grapes can cause kidney failure and onions cannot be digested by our pups either.

But we aren’t talking about what we CANNOT feed today – we want to know what healthy additions we CAN feed our pets to help them live happier, healthier lives.  After all, that’s why we eat our fruits and veggies, right? Read more

What Does Your Pet’s Food Label REALLY Say?

Written on October 17, 2017 at 2:01 pm, by admin

Marketing tricks and gimmicks are everywhere, even in the pet food aisles.  Or, rather, ESPECIALLY in the pet food aisles.

Have you fallen victim to some of these schemes? 

Don’t worry – it won’t happen again!

Animal Wellness Magazine has an informative article on understanding just how to read the labels on your pet’s food.

Get the entire scoop here & see what gimmicks you’ve been falling for!

By the end of it, you will be a wiser, more informed pet parent armed and ready to make the best choice for their fur-kids!

Teething Woes: How to Help your Puppy (or Kitten) Through

Written on October 13, 2017 at 12:10 pm, by admin

Whether you have a new puppy or a kitten, you will face the troubles and tribulations of teething.  A kitten or puppy will start teething around four to six months of age.  And when they do … look out!

But, don’t panic!  We have the tips to get both of you through this stage with ease (and without all the chewed shoes!). Read more