pets for apartments

5 Best Pets for Apartment Living

Homeowners don’t need to be the only ones with all the fun. Just because you live in an apartment doesn’t mean you can’t have...
boston terrier

Breed Basics: Boston Terrier

The Boston Terrier is the American gentleman of toy breeds. He is one of the few purebreds developed in the United States. Bred down from...
pet theft

Pet Theft: Don’t Let It Happen to You

Pet theft is on the rise. Stolen dogs for sale on Craigslist have made the headlines more than once recently. Puppy thieves ...
ear cropping

Ear Cropping & Tail Docking: Is It Necessary?

  Both ear cropping and tail docking, along with removal of dew claws, began as a practice to protect the dog while he was doing...

Should You Shave Your Cat, and How?

There are a number of reasons why people consider shaving their cats. The selfless reasons include: Because it’s hot outside, and you feel badly for...
cat allergies

For Those Who Have Cat Allergies, Is Relief Coming?

For the eight to ten percent of the population that have cat allergies, relief may be on the way. The second phase of clinical...

3 Tricks to Help Give Your Dog a Pill

Dogs are like children in so many ways (let’s hope fleas isn’t one example of their similarities). They can’t be left alone for too...
therapy dogs

Therapy Dogs: How Do They Help?

  The use of dogs to assist people with autism is well documented. There have also been many studies that have demonstrated the positive effects...

How to Control Your Pet’s Allergies

You may suffer from allergies. Heck, you may suffer from allergies because of your pet. But have you ever stopped to wonder if your...

Meet Mama Star: a Rescued “Miracle” Kitty

Mama Star has used up several of her nine lives but she keeps fighting and it looks like the worst of her problems may...