Keep Your Pup Safe in the Car

If you and your pet are travelling by car this holiday season, you need to keep their safety in mind. Securing your pets inside the vehicle is imperative, as a dog loose in the car can be a dangerous distraction. We recommend using harnesses, which can click in like seat belts for medium- or larger-sized dogs. Make sure…

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How to Avoid Dental Problems With Your Pet

Keeping up with your pup’s oral hygiene is important.  Periodontal disease is one of the most common health problems in dogs and cats. The condition happens when oral bacteria attaches to teeth as a part of plaque. Together, the bacteria and plaque expand under the gum line, causing inflammation and the loss of soft tissue that surrounds the tooth. When…

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Tips for Caring for your Guinea Pig

Guinea pigs can make great pets. They’re friendly, fairly low-maintenance and easy to feed. To ensure the optimal health of your small four-footed friend, here are some important tips to keep in mind. Guinea pigs need the right type of cage. They don’t do as well in glass aquariums because the ventilation isn’t great, and cages with…

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The Truth Behind Chain Collars

While dog training, one item people consider is a chain collar, often referred to as a ‘choke collar.’ And with the chain collars can come very negative connotations. However, when used properly, chain collars can be very effective in your pup’s training program. Let us dispel some top myths associated with chain collars. Myth 1:…

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