Food and Diet, General Pet Information, Illness

8 steps to keeping your senior dog young

We love the folks at Animal Wellness Magazine. We recently saw a wonderful article on keeping dogs healthy as they age. As usual, we start out by giving full attribution to the author of the article, Melody Tavitian-Parra and our thanks to Animal Wellness Magazine. Here's a start to the article.  Then, grab the link… Continue reading 8 steps to keeping your senior dog young

General Pet Information, Illness

Should Pets Be Tested for Coronavirus?

Attribution: There is an updated article on the AAAS website (American Association for the Advancement of Science) The article is current -- March 31, 2020 and written by David Grimm. The gist is -- there have been a few pets that have tested positive for COVID-19 -- likely getting it from their human. But the… Continue reading Should Pets Be Tested for Coronavirus?

General Pet Information, Illness

Pets and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

These are trying times for people the world-over. Everyone's thinking about how to keep their families safe from a virus no one's ever been exposed to ... making it a dangerous health issue for people to think about. Businesses are facing challenges they never expected to deal with. People are losing their jobs (hopefully only… Continue reading Pets and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Food and Diet, General Pet Information, Illness

Recreational Marijuana – The Potential Downside

With more states legalizing marijuana it’s important to remember the possible side effects it may have on your pet. Something not everyone knows or thinks about is the intoxicating effects marijuana has on dogs. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) – the substance in marijuana that gives people the “high” effect – is toxic to dogs and can cause… Continue reading Recreational Marijuana – The Potential Downside