Panting and restlessness in dogs: common causes

Panting and restlessness in dogs: common causes

Leo’s Sweet Dreams

Leo’s Sweet Dreams

When Leo’s not preoccupied with getting attention from anyone, he’s likely sleeping somewhere in an uncomfortable-looking position. Leo loves to nap. As soon as we settle in to work, he usually gets comfortable and starts his first nap of the day. Yep, Leo definitely naps on the job. I’m not totally sure how he keeps getting away with it, but my guess would be his sweet puppy dog eyes (those […]

Learn to recognize the signs of dehydration in cats

Learn to recognize the signs of dehydration in cats

Leo the Little Guy

Leo the Little Guy

As I’ve mentioned before, Leo’s a healthy, 95 lb puppy. He was the biggest puppy in his litter and is the biggest dog in our neighborhood. Most days he’s usually the biggest dog in the park unless we’re lucky enough to see a Great Dane, St. Bernard, or other larger breed. Since he was about 10 months old, we’ve rarely come across dogs that are larger than Leo. As a […]

[Giveaway] A-Not-So-Spooky Halloween

[Giveaway] A-Not-So-Spooky Halloween

Halloween is a thrilling time for most of us, but for pets, it can be a truly frightful night. If you’re expecting trick-or-treaters or partygoers, don’t forget to make special plans for your pets so they won’t get too spooked by your ghoulish guests. Keep your pets safe and secure while you’re opening the door for trick-or-treaters. A quiet room or gated area with their bed, toys, and treats can […]

Leo is the worst guard dog

Leo is the worst guard dog

Leo is many things, but one thing he is not is a guard dog. He doesn’t have one aggressive bone in his body. The only thing Leo has going for him that makes him seem intimidating is his 95 lb, muscle-packed body. If he barked or growled, he would seem more intimidating too because he has a very loud and thunderous bark, but we can only get him to bark […]

Colic in horses: symptoms, prevention, and treatment

Colic in horses: symptoms, prevention, and treatment