Planning to live a healthier lifestyle is one thing, but actually summoning the motivation to do so is a different matter.
Many dog owners feel more motivated to get fit and healthy when they do so alongside their dogs. For example, you probably already go on walks with your dog. … Read More
Adopting a new cat can give an animal in need a home and change your life for the better. But if you already have one or more cats at home, introducing a new feline into the dynamic can be tricky.
Introductions may be particularly difficult between two cats with different … Read More
As a dog owner, you learn to read your pet’s varied emotions. Of course, your favorite emotion is when you pet is happy and engaged with you and your family, but negative emotions like fear and stress are often less visible than excited tail-wagging.… Read More
While most dog owners know that feeding their pets scraps from their plate is not the best choice, many people still feed their dogs “people food” as a treat. Even though most human foods are not necessarily harmful to dogs, there are some seemingly innocent foods that are actually poisonous … Read More
You might envy your dog when he curls up in the sunny spot of the floor to catch an hour of sleep in the afternoon. But some pet owners become concerned that may be their dog might be sleeping too much. Dogs do sleep a lot more than humans do, … Read More
There’s a dental disease that’s sweeping the cat population and is widely under-treated: feline tooth resorption. This painful condition is thought to affect around 40 percent of adult cats, but because many owners simply don’t know how to recognize its symptoms, cats don’t always receive the prompt treatment they need. … Read More
A sleek, shiny, full coat is a sign of a healthy cat, so when your cat begins losing hair, there’s definitely cause for concern. Some causes of hair loss in cats are quite serious, while others are minor and easily managed. You and your vet should explore these potential explanations … Read More
Dogs are often quicker to warm up to people, while some cats may be more cautious about bonding with their owners. Your new cat might seem independent and aloof. But don’t worry—that doesn’t mean the cat isn’t friendly and affectionate.
These tips can help you develop a positive relationship with … Read More
As a beloved member of your family, your dog brings a lot of joy to your life. And like any human family member, your pup deserves to be well taken care of. You feed, exercise, and play with your dog daily, and you even spoil him or her with the … Read More