You might or might not be wondering why I am posing next to this toy. I’ll tell you the reason: tomorrow is Teddy Bear Day. Teddy bears are cute and cuddly, but they’re not all THAT great. I’ll tell you why… Read More »
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The PetMeds blog offers hundreds of articles on important topics to help you and your pets. Learn appropriate pet medications and treatments for various types of dog and cat diseases, and illnesses, as well as information around proper nutrition, pet behavior and health topics. All articles are contributed by our contributing experts, pharmacy staff, and Michael Dym, VMD. Stay informed and educated on various pet health problems with the help of PetMeds.
Looking for a new way to keep your pet comfortable? Pet Therapeutics is an innovative line of comfort pads to provide soothing relief through the use of orthopedic foam, magnet therapy, and cooling or warmth technology. Each comfort pad can be used on its own, making it perfect for traveling, or they can be used on a sofa or crate for additional support and comfort.
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Testing, testing, testing, one-two-three, is this thing ON? I know you were probably expecting Daisy, but I can be a good spokescat, too. MALE cats such as myself are pretty awesome if I do say so myself. In fact, let’s talk about male cats vs. female cats. Read More »
Ohai everybuddy! It’s me, Daisy. You might have noticed that I have big ol’ ears. But did you also notice how clean my ears are? I’m very proud of my ear hygiene. Read More »
I have my lab coat on today because we need to talk about something very important. August 15th is Check the Chip Day! Read More »
When it comes to protecting your dog against fleas and ticks you’re probably familiar with popular topicals, collars, and even new monthly oral flea treatments. As your trusted pet pharmacy we’re pleased to introduce Bravecto, the latest in flea and tick control for dogs. One chew controls fleas and ticks for 3 times as long as traditional doses, lasting 12 weeks when compared to the typical 4 week effectiveness of most topicals and oral flea treatments.
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Interested in switching your dog’s flea prevention? Ask your veterinarian how Bravecto can help keep your dog safe from fleas and ticks with the easy-to-give Bravecto chew.
I know, you probably think I have a glamorous life wearing beautiful fashions and lounging around the house, but actually I work very hard. See, I’m in the middle if a big WORK project right now. You might even say that I work like a dog! Since tomorrow is National Work Like a Dog Day, let’s see how much work Harley does. Read More »
Traveling with your dog this summer? Bringing your pet along on family adventures is a great way to spend quality time together. Whether you’re road tripping across the state or heading to a nearby beach, safety is just as important as having fun. With the Solvit Deluxe Vehicle Safety Harness you can ensure your dog is safe and comfortable no matter your destination.
I just watched a story about the Ivory Coast farmers who are the largest exporters of cocoa beans in the world, and yet they had no idea what the cocoa beans are used for. They somehow decided that their beans are being used to make wine. This falsehood spread throughout the village and from generation to generation. The farmers harvest the beans and yet they have never tasted chocolate, or even knew about it. When a man came over from the city and gave them all a piece of chocolate, their eyes lit up and they were amazed as well as happy that their hard work creates something so delicious. This story brought to mind two separate things: Firstly, if awareness of an object or a fact is not complete, the mind fills in the blanks even though many times the part that is filled in is completely wrong. Secondly, I started thinking about chocolate and dogs, and how people eat almost any amount of it and have no adverse effects (except to the waistline), yet a dog could get poisoned with an ounce of the same product. It’s sad to see my dog Duke watching me with those big, brown eyes when he sees me eating chocolate and it’s obvious that he wants a small piece for himself. Read More »