Living With Your Pet
Your pet relies on you everyday for its happiness, health, and well-being.
Your pet relies on you everyday for its happiness, health, and well-being. Brushing, bathing, nail and teeth care, and attention to your pet’s nutritional needs are important parts of daily pet care. And what do you do when you are thinking about taking your pet on a trip? Some pets travel better by car, whereas others travel better by air. Still other pets are better off remaining in familiar surroundings. In any case, advance planning and preparation are necessary when traveling with your pet. Want to know how to help your special companion in an emergency?
Here’s some practical advice: keep your veterinarian’s phone number handy with your other emergency numbers, just in case! Taking care of your pet is a job that lasts all year long. As the seasons change, preparations should always be made for the change in weather and climate.
Never leave dangerous objects like pins, needles, or fish hooks within reach. Keep poisonous products and materials far from your pet’s reach as you would with a child. Of course, before an emergency ever arises, it’s a good idea to […]Read More
The AVMA suggests that you consult your veterinarian if your pet shows any of the following signs: Only a healthy pet is a happy companion. Assuring your pet’s daily well-being requires regular care and close attention to any hint of […]Read More
Heat Stroke Heatstroke may kill or seriously injure your pet—but it can easily be avoided by adhering to the following tips. Never leave pets in cars on warm days. Exercise your pet during the cool part of the day. Look […]Read More
Be careful not to overfeed. Generally, portion as much as the puppy can consume in 5 to 10 minutes at a given meal. Puppies Feed a high quality diet designed for puppies. A wide variety of diets and formulations are […]Read More
Regular nail care is important to a healthy canine. Dogs Regular brushing, bathing, and nail care are essential. Protect your puppy’s eyes and ears when bathing, and don’t allow the puppy to become chilled after bathing. Your veterinarian may recommend […]Read More