Category: Pet Health & Wellness

Leptospirosis – what is it?

Leptosprirosis is a bacterial disease that can affect people and animals, including dogs. The bacteria that causes leptospirosis is spread in the urine of the infected animals, including rodents, wildlife, pets, and livestock. People and dogs can be infected through contact with infected urine or water or wet soil contaminated with urine.

Happy Pawlidays! Tips for safe Pet Care at Christmas

The holiday season marks the end of the year and a fresh beginning, with all the joys of family union, gift giving and festive celebrations. Your pets are family and should also benefit by the added gaiety of the holiday spirit. As you prepare your home for the holidays, please keep in mind that not…

I Feel Your Pain! Pet Care and Wellness Alternatives

Sadly, our pets experience the same aches, pains and illnesses that we experience as humans.  From Arthritis to Zinc poisoning, and everything in between, what can we do as committed Pet Parents to ensure the continued health and vitality of our furry loved ones? Medically speaking, the obvious answer is to schedule regular well exams,…

Back-to-School Blues – 8 Tips for Happier Tails

It’s Back-to- School which marks the end of summer vacations and halcyon days as kids return to rigid schedules, homework and after-school events that take time and attention away from your dogs. This time of year is academically stressful for pets as their human companions adjust their routines. Pet Parents should be acutely aware of…