Celebrating Old Dogs: What Is Old?

In the final days of November, it seems appropriate to celebrate one more time our old dogs during their “official” month. But when is your dog considered old? We love our senior citizen dogs for the special joy they bring … Continue reading

Dog Allergies & Soothing Itchy Dogs

Spring is the SNEEZE season for humans, complete with runny eyes and sinus issues.(Learn about dealing with pet allergies here).¬† For dog allergies, itchy skin is the more common sign of discomfort. And it can hit in the fall, too. … Continue reading

How To Give Pets As Gifts

Giving pets as gifts prompts discussions every time the subject comes up. Since this is the giving season, it seemed timely to repost this annual topic. Learn how to gift pets–and please share your experiences in the comments! The professionals … Continue reading

It’s National Holistic Pet Day! But What Is Holistic Pet Care?

What is holistic pet care? Is it the same thing as what your regular vet offers? There are many names for offering traditional medicine for pets. Some call it alternative medicine or natural healing. But are there specific definitions, and … Continue reading