Win a free bottle of SHED-X Shed Control Pet Shampoo

Win a free bottle of SHED-X Shed Control Pet Shampoo

Do strangers somehow seem to know you have a pet even before you tell them? Could it be because you’re always covered in loose pet hair? If you’re looking for a way to minimize your pet’s excessive shedding, we have great news! You don’t have to live with a layer of loose fur on your clothes, furniture, and floors any longer. Discover how one simple change to your pet’s bath […]






How to have less shedding and more fun

How to have less shedding and more fun

Spring is less than 2 weeks away now. Do you know what that means? NO! It does not mean spring cleaning, at least not this kind of cleaning, even though I do know how to work a sponge. In fact, after I finish wiping down the counter I’m going to ask for a raise in my allowance. Today, I’m talking about some good old-fashioned grooming. Many cats lose their thick […]






Does your pet need a fatty acid supplement?

Does your pet need a fatty acid supplement?

The word amazing is used and overused way too much these days.  A new cell phone, a new camera, a new car, anything that is new or different inspires people to walk around saying “It’s amazing!” What I find interesting is that as we look around us and try to find amazing things, we sometimes miss the fact that the most amazing thing of all is actually us. Our bodies […]






Your pet’s skin and coat provide clues to overall health

Your pet’s skin and coat provide clues to overall health

It seems like a big concern for many people today is keeping the skin looking and feeling young.  Aging gracefully has been for the most part replaced with the concept that aging is a disease that can be prevented. Everywhere we look we see words such as anti-oxidants, free radicals, lasers, surgeries, essential fatty acids, and other drugs or methods designed at keeping us feeling and looking younger for longer than […]






The Use of Fatty Acids in Dogs and Cats

The Use of Fatty Acids in Dogs and Cats

When we mention the word fat these days, it seems to have an immediate negative connotation. We immediately imagine overweight, unhealthy, possibly the source of many of today’s illnesses and health struggles. The fact is that fats provide the most concentrated source of energy; if that energy is not used up it may be stored in the body for possible future use. That stored form of “energy” we recognize as […]






The Benefits of Salmon Oil for Your Dog

The Benefits of Salmon Oil for Your Dog

Most people have heard about the health benefits of omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acids for dogs, such as supporting a healthy immune system, reduction in allergy symptoms, improved heart health and less joint stiffness due to its anti-inflammatory effect. When your dog is on a high-quality fatty acid supplement, you will be able to see the visible results in your pet’s healthy skin and shiny coat, along with […]






Help! How do I stop this Shedding?

Help! How do I stop this Shedding?

I am almost certain that the families that claim financial matters as the leading cause of stress in their relationships have not had to deal with a dog that sheds as much as my “Duke.” It makes perfect sense to me that a dog with a heavy coat would shed some of it after the cold winter going into a hot summer.  This would be a great example of something […]