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Relocating To The Tropics With Your Dog

So you have a dream to live by a beach and stare at the palm trees waving in the breeze. The bit of humidity catches your cheek while playing fetch with your dog and you are in absolute serenity. Then, you flash back to reality and wonder how your dog, Fido, will acclimate to this …

The Ultimate Guide To Pet Friendly Hotel Chains And Travel

Pet owners know it all too well. A pet’s “so you’re leaving me here” gaze can break down even the toughest, coldest, “most convinced that Snuffles shouldn’t come food shopping” among us. So if your animal can talk (or look) you into bringing them on neighborhood errands, how will you ever leave them behind for …

6 Very Common Dog Myths

There are many things that people assume are true about dogs, however, they are just widespread myths. This article is going to give some answers to various such myths: Dry and warm nose means that… There are many things that people assume are true about dogs, however, they are just widespread myths. This article is …

Companion Animals As Therapy For Mental Health And Drug Addiction

Studies show that over half of Americans own a pet of some kind. Pets keep people to a routine and give people something positive to focus on. For those who struggle with a mental health issue, pets can be so much more. A companion animal is a pet that is used for therapy purposes. Doctors, scientists …

Sleeping with Pets

Many of us allow our pets to sleep with us, but is it healthy? Are there health risks to letting your dog or cat share the bed with you? How does it affect your relationship with your pet? Below we’ll cover the trends and facts about sleeping with your pet, the benefits and risks, and …

How Animals Sleep

While sleep patterns vary widely among animal classes and species, there are a few general rules of thumb. Sleep serves important evolutionary functions for all animals, but sleep patterns and positioning are based in large part on available food supply and defense mechanisms. Sleep helps animals consolidate memories and learn, which is why animals with larger …

4 Tips For Curbing Dog Messes At Home

Love your dog but tire of the mess? As lovable as they are, dogs can wreak havoc on our homes. Thankfully, most pet messes are preventable, and what can’t be prevented is easy to manage as long as you’re proactive. To keep your house clean, canine and all, follow these four tips. Up the Exercise …

How To Be A Conscientious Dog Owner Who Wins The Respect  Of Your Neighbors

Approximately 89.7 million dogs in the United States are considered household pets, which puts emphasis on the phrase “man’s best friend.” Regardless, not everyone is enthusiastic about dogs—especially if they live next door to one. If you’re a dog-owning neighbor, it’s important that you execute proper etiquette and train your dog to behave in a manner that’s …

5 Things To Avoid To Keep Your Dog Safe This Winter

The winter season can be a tricky time for new dog owners. Freezing cold temperatures, icy pavement, and other unexpected obstacles seem to pop up out of nowhere. It takes proper planning and constant vigilance to ensure that your dog remains safe. Here are some common winter pet hazards to keep an eye out for. 1. Unsafe …

How Much Do Cats Sleep

Curled up, stretched out, or with fluffy tails across their face, no one can deny that cats are professional sleepers. Spending more than half the day asleep, our feline companions can count themselves among the ranks of sleepiest animals. Keep reading to learn more about feline sleeping patterns and how you can help your cat get …