How do cats know how to use a litter box?

How do cats know how to use a litter box?

People who have never owned or been around cats sometimes imagine that it takes a lot of time and effort to train a cat to use a litter box. We proud cat parents might like to attribute our cat’s use of a litter box to hours of dedicated training, or to our cat’s superior intelligence. However, the truth is that it is relatively simple to teach a cat or kitten […]

[New Product] Pearhead Pawprints Keepsake Frame

[New Product] Pearhead Pawprints Keepsake Frame

For most of us, a house just isn’t a home without a pet. Millions of families value their pets as furry family members. A child’s experience of growing up with that special pet will stay with him or her through an entire lifetime. Create a special keepsake to celebrate the important role your pet plays in your family with the Pearhead Pawprints Keepsake Frame. This high-quality, heirloom frame holds both […]

[New Product] VetriScience Vetri Cardio Canine Bite Sized Chews for Dogs

[New Product] VetriScience Vetri Cardio Canine Bite Sized Chews for Dogs

Heart disease is a serious health threat to both humans and pets. In fact, an estimated 7 to 8 million dogs in the United States currently suffer from some form of cardiac disease. While some dogs are born with congenital heart disease, others acquire various forms of heart disease over their lifetimes. To help protect your pet’s precious heart, there’s now an easy-to-administer supplement specifically developed to support canine cardiovascular […]

Dog treats: how much is too much?

Dog treats: how much is too much?

Most people enjoy giving their beloved pooch a special treat, and there are some nice benefits to treating your pet. For example, treats can reinforce and nurture the bond between you and your pet, and they’re a great training aid to reward desired behavior. But while treats can be an enjoyable and yummy addition to your dog’s diet, too many treats can be unhealthy. The basics about treating your dog: […]

[New Product] Disney Pet Beds

[New Product] Disney Pet Beds

Millions of Americans have grown up loving the many enchanting characters and stories Disney studios have given us over the years. Now, they’ve brought their unique flair to a special line of products just for pets! Disney Pet Beds are designed to bring a touch of that whimsical Disney style to your home while providing your pet with a cute, comfy resting spot he or she will adore.

How long does opened, canned pet food remain safe?

How long does opened, canned pet food remain safe?

We all want to feed our pets healthy, wholesome food. While keeping dry pet food fresh is mostly a matter of storing it properly in an appropriate sealed container, there are different considerations when it comes to canned pet food. Unopened, canned pet food is good to use until the “use by” or “best by” date marked on the can. However, once the can of dog or cat food has been opened, […]

What to do when pet’s flea medication stops working

What to do when pet’s flea medication stops working

All too often, a pet owner will come in and share their experience in which he or she regularly applies topical flea prevention, yet is frustrated that after several treatments they are still seeing fleas. There are several plausible explanations for persistent flea infestations which may have nothing to do with lack of efficacy of these products. Apply flea medication properly for maximum effectiveness First, I ensure the pet owner […]