20 Brush up on health While grooming your buddy, keep tabs on his well being by giving him this simple home check-up
26 Winter walking Consider his comfort and safety when taking him for a stroll in the snow
30 Barking mad Does your dog make too much noise? Instead of alienating your neighbors, learn to help him quiet down
41 Stocking stuffers Brighten up his holiday with these simple gift ideas
44 From gutter to glory How a stray cat found celebrity status
48 Toast the season with turmeric This favorite spice is good for your companion – here are two recipes to try!
58 Deck the halls You don’t have to give up holiday decorating if you have a dog or cat, but you may have to make some compromises
60 For sound sleep Does your dog have trouble getting comfy while resting? A therapeutic bed might be the answer
64 Holiday helpers If you’re going away this festive season, flower essences will ease her separation anxiety
71 A new vision Don’t panic if your dog loses his sight – with some adjustments, he can live a safe and happy life
76 Water works A home filtration system ensures his next drink (and yours!) is as clean and healthy as possible
86 Citrus sense Are these fruits and their oils safe for dogs and cats?
90 Hard to swallow? Once considered a death sentence, canine megaesophagus can be managed with alternative therapies
94 Aging gracefully Help your senior cat through her golden years with the healing effects of acupressure