Keep your cat’s joints healthy this winter

Keep your cat’s joints healthy this winter

Joint related issues are often exacerbated by the cold weather and can cause joint pain symptoms such as limping, crying and having trouble getting up and down.

Should you feed your dog more in the winter?

Should you feed your dog more in the winter?

10 tips to boost your pet’s health in the new year

10 tips to boost your pet’s health in the new year

With the New Year fast approaching, it’s hard not to think about plans for ourselves; plans such as losing weight, exercising more, and stressing less. However, with all of the resolutions that we may have for ourselves, we can also help make resolutions for our pets.

Ways to celebrate Halloween with your pet

Ways to celebrate Halloween with your pet

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 […]

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: […]

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, […]