Fleas are tiny creatures, usually less than 3/16 inches long. These pesky parasites are very active and move freely on the body of their host; additionally, Fleas can survive for weeks without eating at all, they spend much of their time off the animal, hiding in cracks, rugs, in the nap of carpets, in soil, or grass.
Fleas and pets go together as much as oil and water do. That is why helping your fluffy friend get rid of their fleas as soon as possible is considered a must.
Fleas can jump around from pet to pet, and pet to human. They can move into your house without paying rent or doing the dishes. read more
Pets bring a special joy to any home. Whether you lived alone and wanted a buddy to spend time with or always dreamed of your kids growing up with a furry friend, there are endless reasons to adopt a pet. You would do anything for them, but have you thought about their quality of living? read more
Do you know when the birthday of your cat is? If not, it is worth knowing because cats from different age groups have different needs. For example, an older cat will be healthier if it will be fed with higher protein content which is not the case for younger kitties. read more
Like babies, a puppy is also born toothless. They develop rapidly and their teeth start growing by the sixth or the seventh week. Some of their incisors start falling by the age of 3 months and the adult canine and molars start developing. When the puppy is 7-8 months old, all of their puppy teeth are replaced by 42 adult teeth. read more
Your pet’s dental health is no less important than your own. Do not ignore your pet’s dental health as poor dental health can give way to other more dangerous health problems.
But that is not all, poor dental health can also be a sign of a bigger issue, so catching it early can save your pet’s life. read more
Pet owners only want the best for their furry friends. It’s why you spend money on their toys before you spend it on yourself and take them to the park in your free time. When you own a pet, part of your responsibility is to know what they need and when they need it. Most people would say they know how to take care of their pets, but do they know what it takes when it comes to their pet’s dental health? read more
Let’s face it: we all want that million-watt smile, and we do a lot to maintain it. From tooth bleaching to cosmetic dentistry, we all want that perfect selfie-ready grin. After all, if people don’t need sunglasses when you flash your pearly whites at them, you’re just not working hard enough! But when was the last time you checked out Fido’s fangs or Fluff’s incisors? The fact is that as important as oral health is to you, it’s just as important for your pet. read more
Cats’ lovers want to live wholly in tune with their furry friends, but how to know that what they are feeling? And how to know that when they are not having a great time? Cats are incredible creatures and are masters of hiding their pain. You cannot understand or guess when your cat is a pain. read more
Does your dog have dry, flaky skin? I bet you didn’t know that dogs can get dandruff too. If you’ve ever experienced dandruff yourself, then you know that it’s more than just unsightly. It can also be itchy and uncomfortable.
Dog dandruff can range from a mild smattering of skin flakes falling from their coat to painful rashes and sores that can lead to infection. Fortunately, we typically recognize the former symptoms before your dog’s dandruff can escalate to a more serious skin issue. read more