Canine Ear & Eye Care

Canine Ear & Eye Care

Not all breeds of dog require routine trimming of their coat around the eyes and ears, but all should undergo regular inspection and cleaning around these sensitive areas. It will help prevent the development of infections that could seriously damage these vital...
Pet Loss and Grief Resources

Pet Loss and Grief Resources

Many of us share an intense love and bond with our animal companions. For us, a pet is not “just a dog or a cat,” but our pet is a beloved member of our family, bringing companionship, and joy to our lives. A pet often provides a sense of meaning or purpose to those...
Problems Facing Older Pets

Problems Facing Older Pets

First let’s identify what constitutes “older,” or in veterinary terms, “geriatric.” for our pets. The American Veterinary Medical Association classifies cats and small dogs as geriatric at 7 years of age. Because larger breed dogs tend to have shorter life spans, they...
Teach Kids How Dogs Think

Teach Kids How Dogs Think

This is one of 2019’s most read articles.  The author is nationally known dog trainer, and author/columnist, Kathy Santo, IACP CDT, CDTA, PDTI, CCAS. Our thanks to Kathy for sharing this article with us. You’ll find links to her media pages and her book “Kathy...