3 Important Health Benefits of Having Your Male Cat Neutered

For many cat owners, the idea of neutering their pet can seem a little cruel. However, it's something that, unless you're planning on breeding the animal, you really need to have taken care of. For starters, a male cat whose sex organs have been removed will be less aggressive, less likely to spray urine, and less likely to wander far from the home. However, there are also a number of important health benefits that come along with neutering. [Read More]

Integrating a stray cat into a family of cats

If you find yourself looking to adopt a stray cat into your cat family, it's a good idea to plan the best way to integrate the new cat into the group. Here are some tips to help you through this process.     Keep the stray isolated at first As you start to feed the stray cat, it is a good idea to give them a separate food bowl and living space at first. [Read More]

Follow These Tips to Walk Your Dogs Safely in the Summer Heat

Letting your dogs go on walks is very important for proper exercise and to let them go potty outside, but it can be hard to do in the summer heat. Pavement and concrete heats up fast when it is hot outside, which can burn the pads of their paws. Here are some tips for walking your dogs safely in the summertime.  Carry Your Dog to Grass When the pavement is too hot for your dog to walk on, you might want to simply pick it up and carry it to grass. [Read More]

Is your dog scratching? Here are some easy cures

It can be frustrating when your dog won't stop scratching, especially when you notice it is affecting the dog's skin. Luckily, there are some things you can do about it. Here are some easy cures for a dog that just won't stop itching. Change Their Diet One of the first things you should do when your dog has a problem with itching or scratching is to change their diet. You want to do this very slowly so they don't get an upset stomach. [Read More]