Keeping Your Dog Calm During The Fireworks

Keeping Your Dog Calm During The Fireworks

Photo Attributed: shbarcelona.com As the Fourth of July approaches, we begin to plan our parties and BBQs without much thought of the dogs. Sure, we can leave them inside, but that doesn’t keep them calm during one of those most traumatic days of the year for them....

How to Get a Cat to Drink Water

Photo Attributed: learningDSLRVideo Importance of Hydration Water is one of six essential nutrients your cat needs to thrive, though it may arguably be the most important nutrient on the list. That’s because water makes up roughly 80% of your cat’s body. Even a small...
Tips for Keeping Your Dog Cool This Summer

Tips for Keeping Your Dog Cool This Summer

As the forecast begins to heat up and summer is almost officially here, we look for ways to stay cool. Many homes here in Long Beach don’t have air conditioning, so other sources of staying cool must be sought. We head to the beach, go for a swim, or hang out at the...
Chocolate Poisoning in Dogs

Chocolate Poisoning in Dogs

Dogs are known for eating things when they are not supposed to. This is especially true of puppies. Also, dogs have an excellent sense of smell, making it fairly easy to find any secret hiding spots for the chocolate. This can be a dangerous combination when there is...
5 Summertime Pests for Dogs and Cats

5 Summertime Pests for Dogs and Cats

1. Fleas It’s nearly impossible to avoid fleas for an entire season, and for good reason. They can be found anywhere in the country (though found in greater numbers in warmer areas with high humidity) and multiply like crazy. In fact, according to the American Animal...