A Shadow of Hope: Adopting Bravo’s Shadow

HAPPY (BELATED) GOTCHA-DAY, SHADOW! I’m sharing this again today, as the celebration is bittersweet. We desperately miss Bravo, but his Shadow-Pup lives up to his destiny. He’s been a bright spot of joy during incredibly trying times. Here’s his Gotcha-Day … Continue reading

Fear of Fireworks & Thunder? How to Calm Pet Noise Fears

There are several ways to help reduce noise and fireworks fears in dogs and cats.

Behavior help with counter conditioning and desensitization
Happy smells with pheromone therapy
Comfort clothes that snuggle the pet
Muffle the noise
Training & brain games to distract
Antianxiety medications

Learn how you can sooth fireworks and thunder fears in your pets.

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Dogs Swallowed Objects: Symptoms & First Aid for Dogs Eating Objects

Swallowed objects kill dogs and puppies every day. Eating foreign objects often causes only minor problems in dogs and cats. In the best cases, the swallowed cat toy or sock (yes, Bravo did that more than once!) gets vomited up … Continue reading