For dogs, summer can be the best time of the year with pool and beach days, extra-long evening walks, increased outside time, and more! On the other hand, summer is also filled with crashing thunderstorms, ear-splitting fireworks, endless outdoor construction, packed family parties, and extended family vacations. These events can be stressful for some dogs, and Cosequin Calm Chewables are perfect to help keep them calm and relaxed. Noise and […]
As summer commences and the 4th of July approaches, it’s important to keep your pets in mind. While 4th of July celebrations are filled with fun and happy times, for some pets, it can be anything but happy. Pet owners whose pets have severe noise anxieties must take caution during the upcoming fireworks season. Unfortunately, this type of phobia may not go away, and if not treated, it can get […]
On the first day of Christmas my pet parent gave to me: one Intelligent Water Fountain (or one of the other cool prizes)! This holiday season, include your pet in the festivities and win some cool prizes from 1-800-PetMeds!
Does the thought of giving your pet a bath give you an anxiety attack? Many pets have the same reaction when they face the faucet. Wrestling your pet to stay in the tub long enough for a thorough cleaning can be stressful and even dangerous. Splashing water and slick surfaces can result in injuries to you or your pet. Discover how Rinse Ace Pet Bathing Tethers can help keep your […]
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 […]
It’s not easy to train pets not to lick and chew things they find interesting. Their senses of smell and taste help them explore their surroundings. This natural curiosity can be dangerous or destructive when pets become interested in the wrong things. Anyone who has come home to pillow stuffing scattered all over the living room can attest to that! If your pet takes an interest in an electrical wire […]
One Sunday last month, the sun had barely risen when I was awakened by a banging on my front door. As I cautiously looked out the side window I could make out my neighbor, Mr. Velez, standing there and looking quite upset. “I don’t know what happened last night, but your dog kept barking and kept us up all night, and we do have to work in the morning!” Before […]