15 Ways to Pet-Proof You Home

Dogs and cats (especially kittens) can be cery curious.  Here’s how to keep your pet safe in your home. Kitchen/Bathrooms Use child-proof latches to keep little paws from prying open cabinets.  Something like this…. would work great. Place medications,...

Create the Best Turtle Habitat

Want a pet but have a busy schedule? You don’t have time for walking the dog or having a pet that requires a lot of time and maintenance?  A turtle might be the pet for you.  However, even though turtles can be low maintenance and easy to care for, the initial...
Turtle Care

Turtle Care

Your child wants a turtle? Turtles and tortoises are endearing animals and many kids want to have them as pets. However, these animals are reptiles and require very specific care. There are several questions that you shoulld ask yourself: Do you want a turtle or a...
Dog & Cat Disease Definitions

Dog & Cat Disease Definitions

Dog: Canine Rabies Presentation: An acute viral disease of the central nervous system. It can be transmitted to humans and dogs through the saliva of a bite from an infected animal; dogs, foxes, raccoons, skunks and bats among others.  Once the virus enters the...
To Vaccinate Or Not To Vaccinate?

To Vaccinate Or Not To Vaccinate?

What You Should Know….. We all believe strongly that we should protect our furry family members as best we can.  I feel it is important for my readers to know why vaccinations are important and information about the diseases that are prevented by immunizing your...
Is Your Dog’s Food Healthy?

Is Your Dog’s Food Healthy?

Labels: Do We Know What They Say? Do we always check the back label of our dog’s food?  Some of us do, and more and more of pet owners are becoming more aware of what their pet is eating.  But do you really know what those labels are telling you?  I didn’t when I...