In recent years, we’ve all become more aware of how dental hygiene impacts the health of pets (and humans) in general. Poor dental health causes plaque, tartar buildup, cavities, bad breath, tooth loss, oral lesions and the list goes on. Teeth cleaning for pets can be a real challenge. Sometimes teeth brushing can fall to… [Read more]
As pet owners we don’t need a national day or week to celebrate the love for our pets, but in our opinion it makes things around the PetMeds office that much more fun with regard to giveaways. Let’s take National Dog Week for instance. Going on now until the end of next Friday, September 26th,… [Read more]
To ease aggression, your pet needs to be more active and to have some fun. But what type of activities can make your pet feel better? Playing tug-o-war with your dog can be a great outlet for pent up energy. Tug-o-war really helps increase your pet’s exercise, which in turn stops Fido from feeling stressed.
If you are throwing a holiday party, your guests may cause your dog some anxiety, which could lead to destructive behavior like chewing on furniture. On the other hand, your dog may smell the delicious goodies coming from the kitchen, and beg for “human” food that can cause an upset tummy. So keeping your dog occupied is key to avoiding unwanted problems around the holidays.
Here at PetMeds, we believe that Thanksgiving and the holiday season is also about giving back to the community. In addition to our donation program in which we give pet supplies to animal shelters and pet rescues across the country, some of our employees take the spirit of giving to heart in their personal lives,… [Read more]
Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at PetMeds! A wise fortune cookie message once read “Value your present moments”, and the Thanksgiving holiday allows us a special time to do this as well as reflect on all the things we’re thankful for. But what about our pets? If they could talk, what would our pets… [Read more]