Is Your Pet Better Off With You In The Exam Room at the Vet or Not?

Is Your Pet Better Off With You In The Exam Room at the Vet or Not?

Veterinarians weigh in on whether you should accompany your pet in the exam room – or let them fly solo. Whenever I bring my dog, Banshee, to see her vet, I’m faced with multiple anxieties. Sure, most revolve around cost, just as it does when I take myself to the human doctor and worry what insurance…

Pet Heat Stroke is No Joke

Pet Heat Stroke is No Joke

Summer may not have officially arrived, but outdoor temperatures have soared nationwide. Many well-meaning pet owners who take their pooches outside to enjoy long walks notice their dogs are reluctant to tag along. This veterinarian and author have had several clients comment on their dogs’ lack of energy, pep, and stamina… So what’s wrong with Fido? After…

Common Mistakes In Pet Ownership – A Vet Weighs In

Common Mistakes In Pet Ownership – A Vet Weighs In

Despite the deep affection and well-meaning intentions most pet parents hold for their animals, it is not uncommon for them to inadvertently make mistakes that can affect their pet’s health and well-being. These errors often stem from a lack of knowledge rather than a deficiency of care or love. Understanding the subtleties of pet healthcare,…

Best Cat Brushes of 2024

The Best Cat Brushes of 2024, according to Groomers and Vets

Cats typically groom themselves, but a good cat brushes will help keep their coat healthy, reduce matting and minimize shedding to limit pet hair around your home, according to our experts. With so many brush types on the market (some of which can be dangerous if you use them improperly), narrowing down your options can be a challenge.…

Holiday Survival Guide -13 Hints & Tips for our Furry Pet Friends

Holiday Survival Guide -13 Hints & Tips for our Furry Pet Friends

Helpful Pet Tips for avoiding the Vet’s office. The Holidays are upon us and as always, here is out annual holiday survival guide. This means tasty treats, special decorations, and for many, a trip to the vet’s office. This time of year is usually just as stressful for our pets as it is for us.…

Holistic Remedy’s to Boost Immunity & Combat Respiratory Illnesses Naturally!

Holistic Remedy’s to Boost Immunity & Combat Respiratory Illnesses Naturally!

Alternative Therapies including natural foods and herbal remedies can effectively help boost immunity and prevent and treat Respiratory Illnesses both Viral and Bacterial in Nature There are some natural foods and herbs that are effective against flu type viruses and some that should be avoided.  These natural remedies and herbs are cost effective, readily available…

Pet Nutraceuticals for Dogs & Cats that Combat Dementia & Senility

Pet Brain Boosters: Pet Nutraceuticals for Dogs & Cats that Combat Dementia & Senility

By promoting your pet’s mental health, enhancing their learning abilities, and boosting canine and feline memory retention we can combat Dementia & Senility. Vitamins to combat god and cat Dementia & Senility. Vitamin A: The water-soluble form which is called Vitamin A Palmitate is a vital antioxidant for your pet that enhances immunity and is…

Doggie Dementia and Kitty Senility: Signs, Treatment and Prevention

Doggie Dementia and Kitty Senility: Signs, Treatment and Prevention

Have you noticed strange behaviors in your older furry friends? Has Fido been getting lost in the house? Have you found him sitting there, staring at the wall? Has Fido been getting lost in the house he’s lived in his whole life? Does he seem to randomly forget his house training after going years without…

Anti-Aging Treatments for Pets - 15 Vitamins to Prolong your Pets Life

Anti-Aging Treatments for Pets – 15 Vitamins to Prolong your Pets Life

The pet anti-aging movement is already occurring as many veterinarians are shifting from our current disease based model of medicine to pro-active preventative wellness protocols that focus on natural health to prolong their pets life. Pet Anti-Aging Movement – Real or Hype? No one likes to think about a beloved pet growing older. We cringe…

Pets Can’t Sweat - Pet Heat Stroke is No Joke

Pets Can’t Sweat – Pet Heat Stroke is No Joke

Summer may not have officially arrived, but outdoor temperatures have been soaring all across the country. Many well-meaning pet owners taking their pooches outside to enjoy nice long walks are noticing their dogs are reluctant to tag along. This veterinarian and author have had several clients comment on their dog’s lack of energy, pep and…