Ask the Expert: Townhouse Pet Care
We asked you what your biggest challenge was in pet care, and your response was overwhelming: the amount of pet hair on your floor, couch, and carpets. Never fear, dear readers: we asked some of the best groomers in town what to do about all that pet hair. Read on to find out more.
Ask The Expert: Green Pet Company
Let’s talk about poop. No, really. In this “Ask The Expert” feature, we sit down with a representative from Green Pet to talk about pet waste: the environmental impacts of dog waste, how to safely dispose of pet waste, and what we can do to help the earth while loving our pets. Read more to learn about ecologically friendly ways to dispose of your dog and cat poop.
Flea Prevention 101
Fleas are the bane of a pet owner’s existence. They can occur during any season, last forever, and cause your fur babies severe discomfort, dermatitis, tapeworms, and even anemia if they react poorly. So, what can we do for natural flea prevention in dogs and cats? And if you do end up with an infestation, how do you get rid of fleas on your dog? We’ve got several options.
Ask the Expert Series: Dr. Myers, Forever Pet Dental
In honor of Pet Dental Health Month, we partnered with Dr. Myers from Forever Pet Dental to talk about the importance of maintaining your pet's dental health. From regular at-home care to annual dental cleanings, we cover it all!
Fighting Cabin Fever
For our pets, winter could be the worst time of the year. They’re often stuck inside (just like we are) with minimal options for entertainment. If you’ve got a young animal, this could spell trouble. Check out this article to find out ways to beat cabin fever with your pets this winter!
Training Your Cat
Although cats are considered notoriously hard to train, it is not impossible to teach your old (or new!) cat a few new tricks.  Training your cat is much like training your dog: by focusing on positive reinforcement, you can guide your cat into doing what you want them to do. Bonus: you get to bond with them along the way!
Choosing a New Toy for your Pet
It’s that time of the year, and gift-giving doesn’t just happen with our two-legged friends. This article describes some of the most fulfilling and fun toys that your dog or cat can play with during this holiday season.
Keeping Pets Calm During the Holidays
Holiday stress can affect pets too! Whether your plans are to travel or to stay home and host, here are some ways to make sure your pet feels safe and comfortable during this busy time of year.
Making Old Pet Furniture New Again
Not quite ready to replace your cat’s favorite tree or your dog’s well-loved bed? We’ve got some tips on refreshing your pet’s old furniture and make it like new!
Halloween Safety Tips for Pets
Halloween is a special time of year for young, old and... pets? Check out this article to learn how to keep your furry friends safe and happy this season.
Dangerous Foods to Avoid During the Holidays
The holidays are just around the corner, and that means lots of yummy food! Pet parents should know what foods to avoid giving dogs and cats to avoid unwanted illness.
Searching for a Pet Sitter
Hiring a pet sitter is oftentimes the best option for our pets, as traveling can be traumatic and stressful for them. Here are some tips on how to find a qualified and trustworthy pet sitter for your loved ones.