Introductions are downright unpredictable. As we are all different, there could be clashes of identities that can be a problem to building a harmonious relationship. The same goes for our pets. Animals may look simple-minded, but their social system is actually even more complicated than humans. Bringing in a new pet among the mix could be challenging, especially if you have not prepared both parties and you yourself.
Have you ever given any idea to what the best starter pets for children are? You likely haven’t until you get the request! So they’ve been begging for a pet? Because your children can’t even pick their clothes off the floor or pee straight into the toilet, you question their capacity to feed, care, and cleaning up after an animal. Are they ready for a pet? read more
Heartworm disease is spread by mosquitoes, and it is said that both temperature and humidity contribute to the life cycle of heartworms. It is mostly considered as a disease that only affects dogs, but it can also affect other mammals.
In dogs, heartworms can fully mature into adults, mate, and produce offspring. The worms can cause permanent damage, which might affect the dog’s health even after the parasites are removed. read more
It is no secret that many of us lead busy lives, which is why there are some people who prefer to live near where they work to minimize the travel time. Adding another thing to take care of can be stressful but that doesn’t always have to be the case. If you are looking for companionship, but you don’t want a roommate… consider adopting a pet. read more
As cats are such curious and adventurous animals, it’s only natural that they will often find themselves in risky situations. Thankfully, they have the right genetics to deal with awkward falls from a height, and the speed and agility to escape from the danger of aggressive animals. read more
Most people love nothing more than snuggling into bed at the end of a long day. While your dog may seem happy to nap anywhere, most dogs love having their own comfy bed to snuggle into at the end of the day. In fact, choosing the right dog bed to suit your dog’s size, breed, and personality is one of the top tips on how to keep your pet happy. read more
Most dog owners realize that importance of hygiene for their pet’s health. However, they are unsure about many things, like how often should their pet be given a bath. This issue arises with every new dog you have because there are so many breeds that it is impossible to give a uniform answer to this seemingly simple question. There are several factors that will help you determine how often you should bathe your dog. read more
Are you a new pet parent? Do you have a really busy life? Are you lazy? But you still want a furry friend to love to pieces? If you can say yes to either of these questions, then you will need a dog that’s relatively easy to care for. There are hundreds of dog breeds out there and finding the right one for you isn’t always a cakewalk. It’s best to choose a breed that fits your lifestyle and schedule. read more
Stubborn dogs don't respond easily to training and may need more patience than an average, supremely excited dog. These tips should help you in the training.