[New Product] Gen7Pets Carry Me Carrier

[New Product] Gen7Pets Carry Me Carrier

Traveling with pets can be stressful for you both. You worry about their comfort, sometimes at the expense of your own. Pet parents who travel often struggle to find the right pet carrier for travel by car, plane or hand. It’s not unusual to have several different models for different travel conditions. The versatile Gen7Pets Carry-Me Pet Carrier keeps your pet safe and comfortable no matter how you’re traveling, to […]






[New Product] Insect Shield Insect Repellent Pet Car Seat Cover

[New Product] Insect Shield Insect Repellent Pet Car Seat Cover

Does your dog love road trips? Most dogs are ready to jump in the backseat at a moment’s notice, hoping for a walk in the park or a day at the beach. But loose hair, dander, and claws scratching your car’s upholstery may make you think twice about inviting your dog for a drive. Plus, taking your dog out for a hike in the woods or stroll through the grass […]






[Ask the Vet] Reducing your pet’s anxiety when traveling

[Ask the Vet] Reducing your pet’s anxiety when traveling

Whether you’re planning a road trip with your family or headed to the vet’s office, there is nothing more disturbing to an animal guardian than dealing with a nervous pet when traveling. What I often recommend to clients is to take pets on short car trips for 10-15 minutes at a time so their pets can get used to trips away from home. Most pets with travel anxiety usually manifest […]






[New Product] ThunderEssence Aromatherapy for Dogs

[New Product] ThunderEssence Aromatherapy for Dogs

Fear is an emotion we all experience. Our pets experience fear and anxiety, too. There are even more things to be afraid of for them, though. Dogs don’t understand that the loud booming they hear is only harmless fireworks, or that the person that brings the mail every day is a friend, not a foe. Keeping your dog calm during upsetting circumstances can be a challenge. It’s now possible to […]






[New Product] Zylkene to relieve your pet’s anxiety

[New Product] Zylkene to relieve your pet’s anxiety

Stressful situations can bring out the animal in all of us. Moving to a new place, traveling, home remodeling and even celebrations can be exciting yet nerve-racking. Disruptions in normal, everyday activities can be even more upsetting for our pets. They are the hapless bystanders who must try to deal with situations that they don’t understand and that temporarily shake up the daily routine. Chaos, loud noises, and unfamiliar faces […]






How to make cross-country travel fun for your dog!

How to make cross-country travel fun for your dog!

Summertime is about fun and travel and it’s even better when we bring our furry loved ones along for the ride! Recently we at 1-800-PetMeds were introduced to Indy, a pup who has been having quite the adventure as he has been traveling across the country to be reunited with his family. Along the way, he and his companions have been staying at various HomeAway locations. Read on to learn […]






Have a pet? Prepare now for a worry-free vacation

Have a pet? Prepare now for a worry-free vacation

While walking down to the supermarket one Sunday, I noticed a passenger plane flying overhead and immediately started imagining all the exciting places that those passengers were heading off to. This daydreaming led to an overwhelming feeling of freedom combined with the desire to “escape” which in an instant transported my mind to all corners of the globe. I began thinking how much a little unplanned escape would allow me […]