Easter Pet Safety [Tips & Resources]

Growing up with dogs, I quickly learned that Easter, much like other Holidays, involved potential hazards for my pets.I recall as a young mom hiding the chocolate and plastic eggs for our yearly "Easter egg hunt," and then scouring the yard over and over to ensure that NO EGGS WERE LEFT BEHIND. Only once all … Continue reading Easter Pet Safety [Tips & Resources]

How To Help Children Learn Responsible Dog Ownership [Books and Resources]

The children of today are the dog owners of tomorrow. Owning a dog can be a fun and rewarding experience, yet children are often unaware of the responsibilities involved. One way to help them understand the responsibility of dog ownership is by offering them educational books and material created especially for children.  Stories provide children … Continue reading How To Help Children Learn Responsible Dog Ownership [Books and Resources]

Excellent Dog Training Resource Videos

Properly trained, a man can be dog's best friend. --Corey Ford Congratulations on your new puppy! Please take a moment to watch these excellent short dog training videos by Zac George's Dog Training Evolution. They'll help you get off to a great start on your puppy parenting journey. I also suggest signing up for a puppy … Continue reading Excellent Dog Training Resource Videos

Compare the Top 10 Pet Insurance Providers

Compare the top 10 pet insurance providers

Do you need pet insurance? Yes, no, maybe, not sure? With so many pet insurance companies to choose from, I thought I'd share a wonderful site (consumeraffairs.com) which compares the top ten pet insurance providers. Consumer Affairs writes, "Pet insurance helps pet owners pay the cost of medical expenses if the pet becomes ill or … Continue reading Compare the Top 10 Pet Insurance Providers

How To Cut Your Dogs Nails

Dog nails, like human nails, grow, and at some point will need to be trimmed. We all love our dogs. It’s important therefore to be aware of their needs and to know how to care for them properly, from head to toe, including the nails. Click on the link below for a step by step … Continue reading How To Cut Your Dogs Nails

Find Out Why Pet Obesity is a Big Deal

Today I'll be sharing an article on Pet Obesity from the Pet Health Network, written by Jason Carr, Pet Network Managing Editor. Some people might look at an overweight pet and say, “Oh, how cute.” While it’s true that any pet can be cute, pet obesity is not healthy and will ultimately lower a pet’s … Continue reading Find Out Why Pet Obesity is a Big Deal

Potty Training Basics

Congratulations on your new puppy! As a new puppy parent, I’m sure the first thing you’ll want to know is how to potty train your puppy. The following links will take you to articles that will guide you in the potty training basics. The BEST way to ensure success is to learn all you can about this topic … Continue reading Potty Training Basics