Military Working Dogs and Their Handlers

Veterans Day is a time to honor all of those who have served our country in war or in peace, alive or deceased.  Its main emphasis is to thank living veterans for their sacrifices. In 1938 Nov. 11th became an official holiday.  It began as Armistice Day, a day to honor all Veterans of World…

Walk for the Animal’s Event

Walk for the animal’s event was held on Saturday, September 14 and is one of the biggest fundraising events of the year for the Oshkosh Area Humane Society (OAHS).  The OAHS mission is to promote the bond between animals and people, to provide community outreach and education, and to enhance the quality of lives of…

A Lifetime of Joy! Recognizing the signs of aging in your pet

With the evolution of the human-animal bond and advancements in technology and veterinary medicine, pets are living longer than ever today.  Spotting the signs of aging may be difficult for someone who spends a lot of time with their loving pet as changes are gradual and happen over a lifetime. Older dogs and cats may…

Warning Signs of Cancer in Pets

Cancer can be hard to detect early on in pets given that they can’t speak up when they aren’t feeling well (wouldn’t that be nice!). While detection is rather difficult, there are many signs to watch for if you’re suspicious your pet may be affected by this horrible disease. Abnormal swellings/masses that persist or continue…

2019 ECO Excellence Awards

We’ve Been Chosen as Finalists for the 2019 ECO Excellence Awards and We Need Your Help to WIN! Brain Health Booster for Senior Dogs has been selected as a finalist for the 2019 Eco Excellence Awards and we need our customers to help vote. Public voting will close on Wednesday, July 31st. Please vote for…

Spirulina – Sensational Superfood For Pets

What is a Superfood? “Superfood” is a non-medical term for foods with health-promoting properties. A superfood is a nutrient-rich food considered to be especially beneficial for health and well-being. Food is made up of nutrients.  Nutrients are needed for growth, metabolism and other body functions.  Eating a wide variety of foods is the best way…

Summer Thunder

Do you love a good summer thunder storm?  There’s nothing quite like sitting on a covered porch or balcony watching lightning light up the sky, listening to the crack of thunder in the distance and feeling the crackle of electricity in the air. That is, unless you have a dog or pet with a fear…

Adding Life to Their Years!

You and your pet have a special bond. One that has developed and deepened over time. Your relationship may have begun at the puppy or kitten stage, or when you provided a forever home to an aging cat or dog.  However long your relationship, you want the best for your pet as they age. Your…

Celebrating Earth Day

Earth Day is an annual event celebrated each year on April 22nd. The worldwide celebration includes rallies, conferences, outdoor activities and service projects with a two-fold purpose: to celebrate the planet’s environment and to raise awareness about pollution and it’s impacts on both the earth and our health. What started as a grassroots movement, has…

Feed Your Pet Well – It’s National Nutrition Month!

What is the best food for my pet?  What is the best diet for my overweight pet?  Can I feed my dog grains?  Is a raw food diet the way to go?  What ingredients should be in my pet’s food?  Can I tell by reading the label if this is a good food for my…

CBD for Pets

CBD, THC, Medical Marijuana, Hemp, and the 2018 Farm Bill have all been making headlines lately.  From the local news to the national news and even the Wall Street Journal hemp is making headlines.  What is it?  What do I need to know?  And, can it really help my pet? Hemp is a cannabis plant. …

Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

A Dream Vacation for any animal lover! My vacation to the Best Friends Animal Sanctuary was an extraordinary experience to a very special place and should be a destination on top of any animal lovers list. The sanctuary is on 3,700 acres nestled in the magic of Angel Canyon near the sprawling red rocks of…