Sore Paw Pads on Dogs

Temperatures outside are turning and it looks like summer is coming to an end. Despite the colder temperatures, we find ourselves trying to enjoy the outdoors as much as possible with our dogs and this month we will discuss a common ailment – sore pads on a dog’s paws. Symptoms of Sore Paw Pads in […]


A Primer on Pet First Aid and CPR

To be a truly awesome pet owner, all you need is love, right? Without a doubt, warmth and tenderness are essential parts of the puzzle. But to be a responsible pet owner, an understanding of what to do in a pet emergency is crucial. Acquiring items for a pet first aid kit is a great […]

Dog Park Etiquette and Safety Tips

In theory, dog parks seem like a nearly perfect place for pet training and socialization. Dogs can run off-leash while enjoying each other’s company and come home tired and happy – all while you’ve been relaxing and skipping the daily walk. Sounds like a great plan, but with so many dogs and people (most of whom […]

How to Manage Pet Separation Anxiety

It’s that time of year again. Shopping for school supplies, snacks, clothes, and shoes and figuring out new schedules occupy the minds and hours of families with school-aged kids – but how does the family pet feel about the change in routine? Pet separation anxiety is real, and it can rear its ugly head as your pet’s […]