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  • Hot Weather Safety Tips
    Courtesy of ASPCA.org We all love spending the long, sunny days of summer outdoors with our furry companions, but being overeager in hot weather can spell danger. To prevent your pet from overheating, take these simple precautions provided by ASPCA experts: Visit the vet for a spring or early-summer checkup. Make sure your pets getContinue […]
  • Here’s How to Train a Cat to Do 5 Life-Changing Things
    By: Damon Beres, Reader’s Digest Yes! You can train a cat to come on command, use a toilet, and more—and it’s all much easier than you thought. First things first: Never punish Cats simply won’t learn from what some owners would consider “discipline.” Worse yet, “punishing” your cat can induce stress, leading to behavioral andContinue […]
  • Puppy Behavior Basics
    By Debra Horwitz, DVM, Diplomate ACVB & Gary Landsberg, DVM, Diplomate ACVB https://vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/puppy-behavior-and-training-training-basics At what age can I start training my new puppy? You will be training your puppy from the moment you bring it home and start to house train. Puppies start learning from birth and good breeders begin handling and socialization right away.Continue […]
  • Rainbow-Frosted Dog Biscuits Recipe
    By: Manvi Drona-Hidalgo Ingredients For the biscuits:1-1/4 cups all-purpose flour1-1/4 cups whole-wheat flour1-1/4 cups cornmeal1-1/4 cups old-fashioned rolled oats1/2 cup toasted wheat germ1/2 cup packed light brown sugar1 tablespoon baking powder1-1/2 teaspoons salt3/4 cup (1-1/2 sticks) cold unsalted butter, cut into 1 tablespoon pieces1 cup plus 1 tablespoon water1/2 cup chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley1/2 cupContinue […]
  • Fourth of July Pet Safety Tips
    Courtesy of AVMA.org Fireworks, picnics and other Fourth of July traditions can be great fun for people; but all of the festivities can be frightening and even dangerous for animals. Noisy fireworks and other celebrations can startle animals and cause them to run away; holiday foods can be unhealthy; summer heat and travel can beContinue […]
  • 7 Essential Commands Your Cat Really Can Learn
    By Sara Hodgson, Daily Paws Contrary to popular belief, cats are just as fun to train as dogs! Cat training is a great way to connect with your cat and teach her the meaning of a few key words. https://www.dailypaws.com/cats-kittens/cat-training/cat-training As an equal opportunity pet fanatic, dare I say cats are just as fun toContinue […]
  • Top 5 Puppy Training Tips
    It’s important to never underestimate a puppy’s ability learn. Whether you realize it or not, you started training that puppy of yours the moment you brought them home! We’re going to share 5 of the most important commands you should teach your puppy as soon as possible to provide them the best possible care. BelowContinue […]
  • Strawberry Shortcake Dog Biscuits Recipe
    By: Manvi Drona-Hidalgo You can delight your pup with this dog-friendly take on this delicious classic berries-and-cream dessert! Makes three dozen cookies Ingredients 2 cups diced fresh strawberries1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon granulated sugar2 cups all-purpose flour2 teaspoons baking powder1/2 teaspoon coarse salt6 tablespoons cold unsalted butter, cut into small pieces2/3Continue […]
  • Pet Party Hosting Guide
    As the world starts returning to some semblance of normal, we wanted to share some tips for hosting a successful pet-friendly party. For many people, (ourselves included) pets are not just pets; they are our best friends, our family members, and most importantly, an important part of our support system. We want them to beContinue […]
  • Turkey Jerky Pet Recipe
    Rachael Ray We found this great recipe from Rachel Ray that our pets at home enjoy and wanted to share with you! Please make sure that if you do decide to make this treat that it is shared in moderation. Ingredients 1 pound ground turkey 1/2 cup grated carrot 2 tablespoons whole-berry cranberry sauce 1Continue […]