This info-graphic by Truth About Pet Food.com, is a must see for all pet care providers as it explains the serious federal law violations allowed in pet foods/animal foods, violations the consumer is never warned of on product labels.
This very timely article by Dr Al Plechner DVM, addresses a topic that is coming to the forefront of pet health, and explores the dangers to our pets with the chemicals used today to treat certain problems such as fleas or other pests.
Are we helping our beloved pets or hurting them? This article will answer that question.
THE FOURTH OF JULY MAY BE A HOLIDAY FOR THE PET OWNER, BUT A PROBLEM FOR THEIR PETS
Wow, here it is July already. Half of 2014 has already come and gone. 4th of July and all its celebrations are right around the corner. Along with these celebrations come the usual fireworks, meaning loud noises. While we enjoy the celebrations and its meaning, many of our pets have an extremely difficult time with this holiday and other events, causing loud noises like thunder.
While we are having fun, how do we make sure our beloved pets remain calm and anxiety free?
Selecting the right breed of dog for you and your family, would seem to be an easy decision but in reality, it’s not. There are many breeds to choose from with each having different characteristics. Below, I have listed some tips that along with some research on your part, will help you find the right dog. At the end of the article, I have also provided a link to an article written by Dr Al Plechner DVM where he gives his perspective on the topic.
So let’s start off with, are you thinking about a big dog are little dog? A lot of that depends on where you house the dog. Do you live in a small apartment, or do have a house with a nice backyard, or possibly you live in the country. These are all things to think about when you’re selecting a dog.
OK, let’s be honest what isn’t there to like about a lab. If you’ve ever owned a lab you know what fantastic pets they make and if you haven’t owned a lab previously I hope this article will help you decide to choose a lab, in the future, for your next pet.
I have had “Labs” along with many other wonderful pets through the years. I always know that with a Lab, I will have a best friend by my side, for many years. My beloved Jack, was with me for 16 years. He was my hiking partner and companion. I have such wonderful memories. Everyone loved Jack and he was so good with ALL the kids in our rescue, both cats & dogs.