Scared dog under blanket

Noise Anxiety in Cats and Dogs

We often celebrate New Year’s Eve, the 4th of July, and other holidays by lighting fireworks with loud sounds and flashing lights. How can we celebrate with friends and family, but also keep our pets ...

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dog separation anxiety

Tips for Helping Your Dog with Separation Anxiety

Separation anxiety is basically a doggy panic attack that happens when your dog is left alone. This can occur even during short times away, such as going out to grab the mail. Or it might happen when ...

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Canine separation anxiety

Preventing Separation Anxiety: How to prepare your pet for time alone after your COVID-19 Quarantine

Your pets have enjoyed spending extra time with you during the COVID-19 lockdown. As restrictions are lifting and you’re heading back to work, remember that your dog or cat may not understand the sudd...

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Dog summer dangers

16 Summer Dangers for Dogs

For many of us, summer means getting outside and enjoying time in nature with our furry best friends! Unfortunately, this also means that our pets can be exposed to new dangers. Summer temperatures, t...

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Dog vomiting+diarrhea

Vomiting and Diarrhea in Dogs

Vomiting and diarrhea are two of the most common concerns that cause a dog owner to seek veterinary advice. Dogs seem to enjoy eating all sorts of things that they shouldn’t, which can lead to pretty ...

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Halloween safety tips for pets

Tips and Treats: A Halloween Safety Guide for Your Pet

Your pet might love being included in your Halloween festivities, but remember that some holiday items may be dangerous for dogs and cats. Check out our tips for treating your pet to a safe and enjoya...

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winter safety tips for dogs

9 Ways to Keep Your Dog Safe this Winter

When the weather is cold and snowy, it's important to keep our pet’s health and safety in mind. In this article, we provide tips and advice to help you enjoy this beautiful season with your dog.

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Puppy Crate Training

Crate Training Your Dog or Puppy

Crate training is so important! It’s not a punishment and many dogs prefer a smaller space they can have for their own. Here are a few key tips and things to remember when crate training your puppy or...

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tips for new puppies

Preparing for Your New Puppy

Are you thinking about getting a puppy, or are you about to welcome a new puppy into your family? In this jam-packed article all about puppies, you’ll find answers to the common questions that owners ...

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foods dogs cant eat

7 Lesser-Known Foods That Are Toxic to Dogs

There are many foods that we eat every day that are toxic to dogs. But did you know that some lesser-known foods are also poisonous to dogs? Continue reading to learn about the dangerous foods you mig...

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stop dog digging

Help, my dog is digging! What can I do?

It’s definitely frustrating to see that your dog is digging holes in the yard. Keep reading to learn why this may be happening and what you can do to change your dog’s unwanted behavior.

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barking dog

Why Do Dogs Bark?

Everyone knows that dogs bark. In fact, most people don’t train their dogs not to bark because they think they’re “supposed to”. If your dog’s barking seems excessive or inappropriate, we’re here to h...

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safe christmas for dogs

Tips for a Dog-Friendly Christmas

Christmas is a favorite time of year for many people. With the magic of the holidays, also comes some risks for our furry family members. Here we’ll discuss common problems you may encounter with you...

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pet health insurance

The Facts About Pet Health Insurance

Considering purchasing a health insurance policy for your dog or cat? Overwhelmed by all the options? Don’t worry! You’re not alone! Because having pet health insurance can be a helpful way to provide...

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stop puppy biting

Is it normal for my puppy to bite?

Puppies and adult dogs bite for various reasons. A clear understanding as to why this happens and some good, simple training can make all the difference! Read on for more information and helpful tips ...

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puppy socialization

Puppy Socialization

Training and socializing your puppy (or new dog) are important responsibilities! Keep reading for expert advice and proven techniques for successful puppy socialization.

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COVID 19 safety

COVID-19 Update: Keeping You and Your Pets Safe

There are definitely more questions than answers when it comes to Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome 2 (SARS-CoV-2), better known as the COVID-19 virus. COVID-19 has only just turned a year old. There’...

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international dog travel

How to Prepare Your Dog for International Travel

Getting ready for an international trip is exciting, but it can also be a busy and stressful time if you’re planning to take your dog along. Preparing your dog for the trip and planning ahead is essen...

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vestibular disease in dogs

Vestibular Disease in Dogs

Vestibular disease is a general term for anything abnormal affecting the vestibular portion of the central nervous system. This includes the inner ear, middle ear, and part of the brain. The vestibula...

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dog laryngeal paralysis

Laryngeal Paralysis in Dogs

Laryngeal paralysis is a medical condition affecting dogs, where the muscles in the larynx are no longer able to move the arytenoid cartilages open and closed. The larynx is part of the upper airway. ...

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dog body language

Your Guide to Doggy Body Language

Our dogs are “talking” to us and other animals all the time, but often not using their voice to do so. It’s important to know what different body language means for dogs and to take all the cues toget...

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