Hot Weather Safety Tips for Pets

In the heat of summer, we enjoy getting outdoors for our favorite warm-weather activities. Including our pets in the summer fun can be tricky, especially for pets who have flat faces, thick coats, excess weight, or medical conditions. But, with our list of hot weather do’s and don’ts, you can help your pets safely enjoy [...]

By |2019-07-18T02:29:55+00:00July 18th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

It’s in the Air: Atopy in Pets

Atopy, or inhalant or environmental allergy, will soon be making its springtime appearance as blooming flowers, budding trees, and spring plantings fill the air with pollen, mold, and dust. This common cause of skin issues in pets occurs when particular proteins, or allergens, enter the body through inhalation or direct contact. Inhalant allergies often are [...]

By |2019-04-25T19:31:39+00:00April 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why You Should Train Your Pet Using Positive Reinforcement Methods

“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” —Benjamin Franklin   The quote doesn’t only apply to humans—it applies to our pets, too. Using negative training techniques—telling your pet “no” or punishing her when she misbehaves—is like telling her what you want. And, you’re telling her in [...]

By |2019-02-05T02:37:55+00:00February 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments