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Fear peeing, puking and pooing; shaking, barking, whining and whimpering. Yeah, safe to say that hitting route 66 quickly turns into the road trip from hell when accompanied by your nervy canine. So, what can you do about it? Let’s work through our top waggly-tail tips.
Are you planning to hit the road with your dog? It can be fun and convenient to take him with you, but without careful preparation, you may be putting your dog in danger. Here are five easy ways to ensure that you know the safest way to travel with your dog in the car.
Any dog owner will have experienced feelings of guilt when leaving their four-legged friend alone. While it is completely natural for dogs to miss us and want us to come home as soon as possible. Some dogs suffer severe cases of separation anxiety on a different level. Not only does this make going out on our own somewhat of a chore, but it also can cause your dog problems, not to mention your couch, shoes, table… the list goes on!
The sometimes-cruel nature of life’s natural aging process can also affect our canine companions and they are prone to contracting some of the same illnesses we do in our old age. Ailments such as arthritis ...
Dogs are awesome! They can be faithful companions and fun friends at the same time, if they are treated right. However, there are certain dogs that tend to behave better around children and therefore are more suited for families with kids. We have compiled a list of 5 kid-friendly dog breeds so you can pick the one that you like the most.
Are you planning on adopting a cat or getting a new kitten? If you are, then I am pretty sure that you are already very excited to bring home your lovable feline. But don’t let the excitement get to your head! Before you bring home your new cat, you may want to spend a few minutes thinking about how to cat proof your home.
Cats usually get a bad rep especially on the internet due to their cold and indifferent PETittudes (oh, the puns). Truth be told, that’s not true. Every cat breed has individuals with amazing personalities. These family-friendly cats won’t try to murder you at night – jokes.
Congratulations! You have finally found the perfect addition to your family - a puppy! If you haven't decided on a puppy yet and want a pure breed, check out our article on friendly dog breeds for families.  There’s no denying the fact that this is one of the happiest moments of your life. But in the midst of all the chaos and celebration, I hope you are taking the time to make sure that your home is ready for your new puppy by puppy proofing it.