Why does a cat’s tongue feel like sandpaper?

Why does a cat’s tongue feel like sandpaper?

[Enter to win] Tricks for Treats Sweepstakes

[Enter to win] Tricks for Treats Sweepstakes

Halloween is just around the corner, and everyone will be getting treats. Your pet can even join in on the pet-friendly goodies, especially if they perform a cool trick for it! Enter the 1-800-PetMeds Tricks for Treats Sweepstakes for a chance to win a goodie bag filled with pet treats your pet will love! Tricks for Treats Sweepstakes Prizes The prizes in our Tricks for Treats Sweepstakes goodie bags have […]

Leo’s Allergic Reaction

Leo’s Allergic Reaction

One morning this week, Leo scared the daylights out of us. The night before he was totally normal, and when we woke up to take him out the next morning, both of his eyes were swollen almost completely shut. It was terrifying to see him like that. He was breathing fine and acting normal, but his eyes were just SO puffy. The vet’s office didn’t open for at least another […]

It’s getting colder -here’s how to keep your pet cozy all season long

It’s getting colder -here’s how to keep your pet cozy all season long

As we enter the fall season, the weather starts to drop, and we pull out our sweaters, fuzzy blankets, and slippers and cozy up on the couch.  Even though our pets have fabulous fur coats, they can get chilly too. During the summer they might have laid flat on the hardwood floor to cool down, now they might be cuddling up next to you on the couch to share some […]

Hold the guacamole! Can dogs eat avocado?

Hold the guacamole! Can dogs eat avocado?

Leo the Office Dog

Leo the Office Dog

Leo goes to work every day and he absolutely loves it! In fact, Leo has been coming to work with me since we brought him home. The ability to bring him to work was one of the reasons we decided it was a good time to get a puppy because I would be able to watch him closely and take him out for potty breaks when needed. At first, I […]

How to Safely Trim your Pet’s Nails

How to Safely Trim your Pet’s Nails

Keeping your pet’s nails trimmed is, in fact, vital to their health, more so than the livelihood of your furniture and hardwood floors. For dogs, if the nails are excessively overgrown, it can cause them physical pain when walking. When a dog’s long nails constantly touch the ground, the nails push back and exert pressure back into the nail bed and put pressure onto the toe joint (knuckles), which can […]