Category: Pet Health & Wellness

Senior Dog Care & How to Pick a Vet for your Pet

In honor of senior dogs, and the extra special attention they so richly deserve, this blog is dedicated to our furry elders. The rule of thumb that 1 dog year = 7 human years is approximate, yet not entirely accurate. Think about it this way: a dog at the tender age of 6 is the…

When to Pick a Bone with your Dog

Chew bones are engaging for all dogs who love to chew and allows them to release their “inner wolf” when it comes to this instinctive behavior. Think about it…in the wild, every bit of the kill is devoured including the meat left on the bones; once satiated, the bone is buried to be enjoyed later….

The ABC’s of CBD

    With so much hype about CBD cropping up in today’s headlines, what is CBD and how can it help humans and some pets? Let’s start with some basic terms, definitions and general yet scientific concepts-if you’re hip to hemp! Ready, set, go: Medical marijuana and medical CBD are distinctly different terms with divergent applications,…

Planning for your Dog or Cat’s Future Health Needs

  While Americans are required to have health insurance, or pay a penalty if they don’t, many pet owners have yet to embrace pet insurance for their dogs and cats….although enrollment trends are increasing, perhaps as much as 17% in the past year. As reported by Geoff Williams in U.S. News &World Report (10/26/18): “According…