Symptoms of Dental Disease in Pets
November 30, 2018Pet dental disease occurs when plaque that has formed on their teeth irritates the gum tissue. When this happens, your pet’s body tries to fight it by producing white blood cells to break down the gum tissue. As a result, your pet will develop sore, swollen gums, destroyed gum tissue, infection and eventually tooth loss.
How do I House-Train my Cat?
October 29, 2018House-training is an essential part of living with any feline. While they are highly intelligent creatures, you cannot just assume that she knows the score when it comes to where she should do her bathroom business.
How Can you Tell When your Pet is in Pain?
September 12, 2018One of the biggest challenges of pet ownership is actually identifying when there is something wrong with your pet - including whether or not she is in pain. This is primarily because animals instinctively try and hide any vulnerabilities that they have so that they do not appear weak to any predators that they come across. While for domestic pets the likelihood of coming into contact with a predator is very small, the disposition of covering their discomfort remains. So, with this in mind, how can you tell if your beloved pet is experiencing pain? Here are some of the most common, telltale signs that your precious pet is hurting.
What Immunizations does my Dog Need?
August 13, 2018Owning a pet comes with a great deal of responsibility. One of the first things that you will need to do is to check out what immunizations your dog has had in the past, and whether or not they are up to date. This is important because there are a variety of airborne and contact-spread diseases that can affect our canines, many of which can make him extremely unwell. While it is possible to prevent the diseases using vaccines, the immunizations must be given fairly regularly to ensure that your dog remains fully protected at all times.
How to Relieve 4th of July Pet Anxiety
June 12, 2018Anxiety is a very common emotions for humans. However, it is something equally as likely to be experienced by pets, particularly during times of uncertainty and stress. 4th July may be a day for American celebration, but it is anything but a joyous occasion for the millions of pets across the country who fear the noise, lights and unusual activity that the date inevitably brings.