Our pets are our family. The love, care, and attention we give our pets is returned many times over.
Our library of pet care tips and articles offer helpful information
about caring for the much-loved, furry, funny, stubborn, loyal and loving little souls who share our lives.
Contact Your Veterinarian When Your Dog Shows These Signs
Conditions which are emergencies, and which may let you take a "wait and see" attitude.
Senior Dogs: Common Behavior Changes
Types of changes seen in aging and older dogs, and why they may be occuring.
Assembling a Pet First Aid Kit
What to place in a first aid kit specifically meant for pets.
Beware Of "Lost Pet" Scams
Tips on the more common scams, meant to defraud grieving and heartbroken pet owners.
Caring For A Paralyzed Dog
What to expect, how to manage, quality of life issues and euthanasia.
Feeding Dehydrated Dog Food
The pros and cons of feeding dehydrated or freeze dried dog foods.
Dog Adoption - Budget Worksheet
A list of one-time and on-going expenses when adopting a dog.
People Who Don't Pick Up After Their Dogs
The hot-button issue of clean-up. Frustrated people tell their stories.
No-Kill Shelters vs. "Kill" Shelters
Contentious debate over shelters that euthanize and those that don't.
Dental Sprays for Pets
Do dental sprays for dogs and cats really work? How they can be used as part of a dental cleaning routine.
Cat Adoption - Budget Worksheet
A list of one-time and on-going expenses when adopting a cat.
Normal Aging & Expected Changes in Older Cats
The types of physical and behavioral changes common in senior or geriatric cats.