Heart-to-Heart About Dog Heartworms & Mosquitoes

I hate mosquitos not only because they’re itchy aggravation, but these nasty vampires spread deadly dog heartworms. That can make your dog sick or worse—it could kill her. Dogs are the natural host–but they also can affect cats–and heartworms have … Continue reading

7 Considerations for Picking Pet Insurance

I’d planned to take the rest of the week off but instead, I wanted to share this latest article with y’all. After seeing the health care my friend received in the hospital, I know that probably insurance made much of … Continue reading

How To House Train Puppies

Did you get a new baby dog over the holidays? What fun! Last week posted about kitten litter box training and today it’s the dog’s turn with tips on house training tips. Today’s Ask Amy has some basic puppy potty … Continue reading

Fixing Fireworks Fears in Pets

Happy Independence Day! But for our dogs and cats, they may feel anything but independent on the 4th of July when those BOOMS from fireworks fill the sky. Fireworks fears turn many pets into furry basket cases. When the bright … Continue reading

Monday Mentions: Dogs vs Cats & Write Schtuff

I can’t count the times folks have asked me which is my favorite, cats or dogs. And as an equal opportunity pet lover, I’ve steadfastly refused to choose. However, there have been times when, just for fun, I’ve championed one … Continue reading