Fun Indoor Games for Pets

Fun Indoor Games for Pets

Keeping our pets in shape is a part of keeping them healthy. Sometimes that’s easier said than done. Bad weather and other events can keep us indoors for long periods of time. That doesn’t mean let the animal be a couch potato for the day. There are still fun ways to engage in play while
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Cancer and Dogs: What You Need to Know

Cancer and Dogs: What You Need to Know

Cancer is a leading cause of death in dogs age 10 and older. About half of these cancers are curable if caught early. Lymphoma and bone cancer are two of the most common in dogs. Some breeds also seem to be prone to certain cancers. Below are some common symptoms of cancer in dogs to
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Identifying Hypothermia in Pets

Identifying Hypothermia in Pets

Winter is in full force, and in most places the temperatures have plummeted. With this cold weather comes additional threats to your pet. Hypothermia being among the most severe. Hypothermia is where the body temperature drops to well below normal levels, which for most cats and dogs is between 100.5-102.5 degrees Fahrenheit. This can cause
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Why Do Dogs Roll Around In Stinky Stuff?

Why Do Dogs Roll Around In Stinky Stuff?

One habit that confounds dogs owners is their insistence on rolling around in stinky stuff. You know, stuff like garbage, feces, or dead animal carcasses. This is especially true after giving them a bath. Dog’s have many quirks, but this can be one of the more irksome ones. Many people have asked: “Why do they
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What Different Cat Meows and Sounds Mean

What Different Cat Meows and Sounds Mean

Cats use many different meows and sounds to communicate with their owners. Different sounds can mean different things. It’s important to be able to tell what they’re trying to say to meet their needs. Below are some general types of vocalizations. The Classic Meow: This one is the stereotypical meow that every cat makes. Usually,
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