6 Products to Keep Your Pets Cool this Summer

Just because things heat up in August, it doesn’t mean your pet has to be left at home or stuck inside. It just means some extra care and attention should be put into keeping them protected from the heat. To ensure your pet not only stays cool, but looks cool as well,...

Top Tips to Keep Your Pet Cool

You may have noticed that your pet takes longer to recover from walks, pants and sheds more, and consumes more water this time of year. The heat can be exhausting to our little friends; their bodies aren’t designed to handle it as well as ours (and some pets are more...

Is Your Dog or Cat More Susceptible to Heat?

This is because cats and dogs primarily reduce body heat through their respiratory tract (lungs, trachea and nasal passages) by panting. So they cool themselves less efficiently than we humans who can sweat through our skin. Pets can lose some heat through their paw...

How to Properly Switch Your Pet’s Food

As a pet parent, you may find yourself in the position of needing to switch pet foods for any number of reasons. Perhaps it’s time to switch from puppy to adult food or from adult to mature food. Or maybe you’ve decided you want to switch to a healthier food. Rotating...

Unusual Pet Names

So, you finally made the big decision. You found the one! The one that is the perfect addition to your family or makes the perfect roommate you never had. Now comes the hard part. What to name your new furry friend! If you need some inspiration for a unique and...

How to Tell if Your Pet is Overweight

We love our pets! And sometimes we (naturally) turn a blind eye to their weight. Unfortunately, obesity among pets is on the rise and many pet parents are unaware of the problem. Obesity is considered, by many veterinarians, to be the number one health threat to pets....