November 2, 2017
cat body language

Cat Body Language: Talk to the Tail

Cats have a reputation for being aloof and elusive. But despite this reputation, our cats are constantly communicating with us. Along with a wide variety of […]
September 6, 2017
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Chickens: The Low-“Down” on the Backyard Flock

Whether searching for the perfect wholesome and nutritious egg, dabbling in urban homesteading, or simply enjoying the cheery company of a little group of happy hens, […]
August 1, 2017
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Pet Microchips: Check the Chip in August!

Microchips Bring Them Home Microchips are one of the best ways to ensure that you are reunited with your pet if your pet becomes lost. The […]
July 18, 2017
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The Summer Road Trip: Making Dog Your Co-Pilot

There are still plenty of warm days ahead to hit the road, see the sights and explore the great outdoors with your dog! We wanted some […]
June 29, 2017
Protect your pets

Protect Your Pets: 4th of July Do’s and Don’ts

For most Americans the 4th of July is a day of celebration with food, fun and fireworks. To animals, however, including the majority of our companion […]
May 11, 2017
Pet Insurance for Me?

Pet Insurance: Cure for Increasing Costs?

The New Phenomenon of Pet Insurance Pet insurance is a recent phenomenon that is becoming increasingly common. It wasn’t until 1947 that the first pet insurance […]
May 2, 2017

Catnip: More Than Just a Legal High

What is Catnip? Catnip, Nepeta cataria, is a perennial herb found growing wild throughout North America, Europe, and parts of China. It is a member of […]
April 17, 2017
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Embracing Grief: Coping with the Loss of an Animal Companion

Losing an Animal Companion Losing a beloved friend or family member can be an emotionally intense and difficult experience. During such a time it’s important to […]
April 1, 2017

Online Petitions: Good or Bad for Pet Advocacy?

I Want to Help, But… We hear about it all the time. We see it on the news. Pets and other domestic animals subjected to cruelty […]