Pets

Recognizing separation anxiety in dogs

Dogs that appear stressed or nervous when their owners leave the house or even the room may be experiencing a common problem known as separation anxiety. Many dogs become apprehensive when their owners are out of view, and such apprehension can be very tough on the dogs. The Humane Society of the United States says severe separation anxiety may be […]

Dogs and their unique relationship with weather

Many dog owners may notice that their pets seem particularly attuned to the weather. Changing weather can affect canines much like it does people, but dogs may also be affected in ways their owners are not. According to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, dogs can feel changes in barometric pressure and even in the static electric […]

Is it healthy for dogs to lick their wounds?


As dog lovers we know one thing — dogs love to lick everything. But when it comes to wounds there seems to be a bit of confusion. Is letting your dog lick their wounds beneficial, or does it cause more harm than good? While it is true that there are a few potential benefits to wound licking, it’s important to […]

How to find a compassionate pet sitter

 More and more pet owners are taking their four-legged friends with them when they travel. But some vacations or business trips are not pet-friendly, and such excursions may require pet owners to enlist the services of professional pet sitters. … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Pet owners enjoy giving their pets gifts

Pets are cherished members of the family, and many pet parents choose to purchase gifts for their animal companions. According to a survey conducted by Rover.com, 95 percent of pet owners have purchased Christmas gifts for their pets. While Christmas… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Steps to becoming a dog trainer as a career

  Many pet owners do not know how to approach obedience training when they bring new dogs into their households. Early training is key to molding a responsive pet, and pet owners have increasingly turned to dog trainers to help their prec… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Protect your pets as they seek a place of warmth

Much like their many of their human counterparts, pets do not always relish winter. Animals can experience arthritis pain or fatigue when the cold sets in. Shorter periods of daylight also may make them less active and likely to sleep for longer peri… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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