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Nutritional review and analysis of Essence Pet Foods

Nutritional review and analysis of Essence Pet Foods

Learn more about Essence Pet Foods, an up-and-coming brand that checks all the boxes. With so many pet food options on the market today,...
COVID-19 emergency resources for people and pets

COVID-19 emergency resources for people and pets

As COVID-19 continues to spread, pet parents everywhere have questions and concerns about their families and fur babes. This list of emergency resources will...
How your pet’s gut health affects his immune system

How your pet’s gut health affects his immune system

Dogs and cats don’t “catch colds” like humans, but their immune systems are still incredibly important. Keep your animal companions healthy by focusing on...
7 fun things to do with your dog when you’re stuck indoors

7 fun things to do with your dog when you’re stuck indoors

Stuck indoors with your fur babes? Here’s a list of ways you can entertain them – and yourself! If the weather is bad or you’re...
3 expert-backed reasons that coconut oil is good for your dog

3 expert-backed reasons that coconut oil is good for your dog

There’s a rumor going around that coconut oil isn’t good for dogs… and we’re here to dispel it. We’ve pulled together a few facts...
New legislation would protect pets during emergency evacuations

New legislation would protect pets during emergency evacuations

If passed, bill 2568 will require California pet parents to have an evacuation plan in place for their animal companions in the case of...
Keeping the memory when grieving the loss of a pet

How to memorialize your pet

With the growing popularity of pet memorial services, there are a variety of ways to remember your beloved friend during the grieving process.   Today,...
Making the best of self-isolation – how your pets can help

Making the best of self-isolation – how your pets can help

In self-isolation to protect yourself and others from COVID-19? Here’s how to make the best of the next two weeks with your fur babes. It’s...
4 ways to exercise your dog’s mind

4 ways to exercise your dog’s mind

You walk your dog every day, but are you giving him the opportunity to exercise his mind? Here’s how to make sure he’s getting...
Yogurt parfait recipe for you and your dog

Yogurt parfait recipe for you and your dog

Craving a yogurt parfait? This recipe is easy to make, and you can share it with your canine companion! Who doesn't love a yogurt parfait?...
The role of dogs in World War I

The role of dogs in World War I

This National K9 Veterans Day, we celebrate the military and working dogs that stood alongside American soldiers during World War I. Dogs played a military...
What you need to know about dogs and coronavirus

What you need to know about dogs and coronavirus

Can dogs get coronavirus? Learn more about how this fast-spreading disease can affect your pet, and what precautions you should put in place. In a...
5 unique ways to use catnip

5 unique ways to use catnip

Catnip is a beneficial herb that cats love! Here are five ways you can use it around the house to promote your feline companion’s...
Why choose a mobile vet?

Why choose a mobile vet?

Does your cat or dog get anxious in new places? Is he prone to carsickness? Consider booking an appointment with a mobile vet! You’ve seen...
Four reasons to give senior cats a lifesaving chance

Four reasons to give senior cats a lifesaving chance

Thinking about adopting a feline companion? Senior cats are just as loving, loyal, and delightful as young ones, but typically the last to be...
How the right food and supplements can help cats with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

How the right food and supplements can help cats with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

While there’s no cure for Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), there are a number of ways you can tweak your cat’s diet to help manage...
DIY indoor dog obstacle course

DIY indoor dog obstacle course

When the weather drives us indoors, keeping our dogs occupied and active can be a challenge. Entertain your canine companion by building your own...
How grooming improves the mental health of pets

How grooming improves the mental health of pets

Pets suffer from mental health issues just like us, so taking steps to ease their anxiety and make them feel good is important. You...
Are you buying the right dog food?

Are you buying the right dog food?

You might think you’re buying the right dog food… but are you sure? Use this checklist to see if Fido’s diet is as good...
Relieving anxiety in your pet with massage therapy

Relieving anxiety in your pet with massage therapy

A look at how massage therapy can help ease anxiety in companion animals, and some tips on how to try it at home! Anxiety is...
It’s a fact – cats are getting fatter

It’s a fact – cats are getting fatter

A new study reveals that cats are fatter now than they were 20 years ago, and it’s negatively affecting their health and well-being. New research...
What to do if you suspect your pet has a food sensitivity

What to do if you suspect your pet has a food sensitivity

Is your pet suffering from itchy skin, bloating or gas? He might have a food sensitivity! Read on to learn about some common symptoms...
DIY dog toothpaste

DIY dog toothpaste

There are many benefits to making your own dog toothpaste – it’s inexpensive, safe for your pup, and incredibly easy! We love our dogs,...
Teach your dog to give kisses

Teach your dog to give kisses!

You probably give your dog multiple kisses a day. Want to teach him to return the favor? Here’s how! There are several ways to...
Feeding your active dog – what you need to know

Feeding your active dog – what you need to know

Your active dog has unique nutritional requirements, and it’s your job to make sure those needs are met! There’s nothing more enjoyable than sharing your...
How children and rescue pets can “save” each other

How children and rescue pets can “save” each other

The relationship between rescue pets and children is mutually beneficial – here’s why. Most parents know that at a certain age, pretty much every child...
Human wellness trends for dogs in 2020

Human wellness trends for dogs in 2020

There are countless wellness trends that are shaping up to influence us humans in a major way this year. But how many of them...
Can dogs savor their food?

Can dogs savor their food?

You know your dog likes her food – and she goes crazy for those treats you buy her. But can she savor what she...
Get a jump on spring training with your dog

Get a jump on spring training with your dog

Five ways you and your pet can shed those winter pounds together. Humans aren’t the only ones who tend to pack on a few extra...
Coping with the loss of animals after a disaster

Coping with the loss of animals after a disaster

Were you deeply impacted by the large number of animals lost in the Australian bushfires? Here’s how this type of event can affect your...
Emotional support animals are in high demand

Emotional support animals are in high demand

According to data from a recent survey, the majority of college students feel that they'd benefit from an emotional support animal. Veterinary students at the...
Pet allergies linked to gender

Pet allergies linked to gender

New findings reveal that people with pet allergies might not be allergic to all dogs… just the male ones! Are you allergic to dogs? Don’t...