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…

Seasonal Stress And Your Pet

Happy Holidays!  The holidays should be a time of joy and celebration, family, friends, and fun.  But too often it becomes a time of stress.  Sometimes self-induced with striving for a picture-perfect holiday, and sometimes over-scheduled with too many places to be and too many things to do.  We all know how stress can affect…

What is Cushing’s disease?

What is Cushing’s disease? Cushing’s disease, also known as hyperadrenocorticism is a condition that develops as a result of the overproduction or excessive amounts of cortisol in the body. It is one of the most common endocrine disorders in dogs. This is a slow, gradual disease that commonly affects middle-aged to older dogs. While Cushing’s disease can also affect…

Fun Cat Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

You may love your cat for its quirky personality, the love and affection it shows you (when it chooses, of course!), its adorable antics or a host of other reasons. Whether you are a long time cat lover or just enjoy their priceless antics on video, here are a few fun cat facts! Random notes…

We Love Our Dogs!

The United States has more dogs than any other country in the world.  We have days, weeks and months dedicated to our loveable canine companions. January is Train Your Dog Month February has Walking the Dog Day In March you’ll find K-9 Veterans Day and National Puppy Day April is National Adopt a Greyhound Month…

2018 ECO Excellence Awards

We’ve Been Chosen as Finalists for the 2018 ECO Excellence Awards and We Need Your Help to WIN! Three of our top products have been selected as finalists for the 2018 Eco Excellence Awards and we need our customers to vote for them. Public voting will commence on Monday, August 13th and will close on…

6 Reasons to Adopt a Pet

Every year 3-4 million pets enter shelters, mostly through no fault of their own.  Most pets enter shelters due to mainly human problems – moving, divorce, finances, a lack of time, the death of an owner.  Looking at a shelter for your next pet has many advantages. You are saving a life. Not only are…

Tips and Tricks for Training Your New Puppy

The day you bring home a new puppy is a day filled with excitement, hopes, and dreams.  Prior to making the decision to welcome a new member to the family you probably visualized what your life would be like with your new companion – a welcome greeting when you come in the door, long walks…

8 Tips for a Safe Summer for your Pet

Summer is my favorite season.  The daylight hours are longer, the weather is warm and sunny, people are happier, social and community events abound, even the office seems more relaxed.  As you are out and about enjoying all the season has to offer, make sure your BFF is enjoying the season in a safe way….

Celebrate Pets

From pre-Christian times to modern, the month of May has been a month of celebrations.  Some of the best known are May Day, Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day, Armed Forces Day and Memorial Day.  The month of May is also National Pet Month with many days honoring our beloved pets, service animals, and wildlife. How…