Senior Pet Owner Faces Criticism.
He’s delighted by his puppy, but taken aback by people’s rude comments about his longevity
I am a 74-year-old retired man. Over the course of my lifetime, I have had five or six dogs.
I live alone and my last dog died about a year and a half ago. I debated getting another dog for several mon…[Read more]
Bringing Your Dog To The Beach, Here Are 9 Things Owners Need To Know
When summer comes, it’s totally natural to want to run to somewhere warm and sandy with your best friend, your confidant, your snuggle buddy. And, obviously, I’m talking about your dog. Is there anyone more important in your life? Any better beach companion? I think not. Tak…[Read more]
How Getting a Dog Helped My Son With Autism
We are a family of five — two of us play acting as adults, two of us getting trained in being adults and one of us getting away with being a lazy dog! Hail Caesar — that’s our English Lab, part wild, part sage and fully adorable.
Our son has autism, which makes life fairly unconventional in our house…[Read more]
Would you know if your pet was having a heatstroke?
What to do if your pet is suffering from heat exposure
(Source: Ronna Corrente)
By Samantha Morgan | June 20, 2019 at 5:15 PM EDT – Updated June 23 at 12:36 PM
BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) – When the heat becomes dangerous, it’s easy to forget that a member of your family could be suffering s…[Read more]
Highly Effective Care of Elderly Dogs
Man’s best friend is living longer than ever. This is due to our beloved canines’ increased status as family member and families becoming conscientious about providing their dogs’ appropriate veterinary care. As a result, we are faced with a variety of health care issues as they age. No matter which health…[Read more]
Flea Control with Cats and Dogs
Fleas are the most common external parasite of pets in North America. Fleas are small wingless insects that use their specialized mouth to pierce the skin and siphon blood from their host. When a flea bites, it injects a small amount of saliva into the skin to prevent the blood from coagulating. Some animals become…[Read more]
Proper Grooming Of Your Pet Dogs, Cats
Do you have a pet dog or cat in your house?
We treat them as part of the household; we are obliged to give proper care and attention for them to make them look good and healthy, just like what we are doing to other family members.
There are different pet parlors where you can bring your pet dogs and cats…[Read more]
How To Check & Clean Your Cat’s Ears
An important part of keeping your cat healthily and happy is checking and cleaning their ears. Because the ears are one of the few parts that cats can not reach themselves they need a little help from a loving owner. Keeping your cats ears clean is extremely important because any unremoved dirt, debris, or wax…[Read more]
Responsible Pet Ownership
With all the companionship and love that our dogs give so freely, it’s hard to imagine that some owners just don’t take responsibility for their dogs. But it’s true. Millions of dogs—healthy dogs—are euthanized every year. Whether through owner neglect or owner ignorance, millions of healthy dogs will endure the same fat…[Read more]
Cat declawing would be outlawed under first ever NYS legislative ban
ALBANY — Felines in the Empire State no longer have to live in fear of cold-hearted owners who care more about their couch than their cat.
State legislators passed a bill Tuesday that would make New York the first state in the nation to ban the declawing of cats.
“This is…[Read more]
Coughing Acute Chronic in Pets
Proper diet and regular exercise will improve the condition. Also minimize stress as well as assist bowel function. Try and feed home prepared foods if possible and add bran if needed to improve stool consistency. Digestive enzymes provide support by encouraging complete digestion. Flax seed…[Read more]
‘League Of Legends’ Introduces Latest Champion, Yuumi The Magical Cat
The new character is the 144th champion introduced in the long-running online multiplayer game which has generated billions in revenue over its 10-year lifespan.
There’s a new champion in town and she’s feline good.
The latest playable character in Riot Games’ massively…[Read more]
Pets Are Good For Us—But Not In The Ways We Think They Are
An animal expert debunks myths about our furry companions.
John Bradshaw and his colleagues had to invent a new word—and the new field of “anthrozoology”—to describe their work studying the interactions between animals and humans. In his new book, The Animals Among Us, Bradshaw no…[Read more]
72 Animals Confiscated From Port Charlotte Home In Deplorable Condition
PORT CHARLOTTE (WWSB) – Dozens of animals had to live in deplorable conditions in Elizabeth Smock’s Port Charlotte home. The floors of the h […]
Lowell Softball Star Ella Gibson Committed To Saving Animals
When she was in fifth grade, Lowell softball senior catcher Ella Gibson wanted to attend a camp at the San Francisco Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals shelter, where she could learn how to care for rabbits, rats, puppies, cats and other small animals. But the fifth- and…[Read more]
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