Entries by laurelwood

9 Crazy Cat Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

From CatsOnCatnip For everything that we love and adore about cats, there are equally confusing, head-scratching things about them as well. We know they are creative when bathing themselves, cough up hairballs, purr for a variety of reasons, and that they are spunky, personality-driven creatures but there are so many things many of us often […]

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National Lost Pet Prevention Month

Article sourced from PetPlace One of the scariest experiences you can have as a pet parent is to lose your animal. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, or ASPCA, looked into how many pets get lost every year. The organization found that 15 percent of pet guardians had lost a dog or […]

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Crate Training For Puppies

From PetMD When making the first introduction, it is best done in steps. The last thing you want to do is frighten your puppy to the point that he is reluctant or unwilling to get into his grate. Ideally, you want your puppy to get into the crate at your command. But why?

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10 Ways To Help Keep Your Cat Happy Indoors

from the Humane Society 10 Tips to Keep Your Cat Happy Indoors Although many cats enjoy being outside, it’s a myth that going outside is a requirement for feline happiness. Playing regularly with a cat easily satisfies her stalking instinct, keeps her stimulated, and provides the exercise she needs to stay healthy and happy.

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July 4th Safety Tips from the AMVA

source:https://www.avma.org/resources/pet-owners/petcare/july-4-safety Fireworks, picnics and other Fourth of July traditions can be great fun for people; but all of the festivities can be frightening and even dangerous for animals. Noisy fireworks and other celebrations can startle animals and cause them to run away; holiday foods can be unhealthy; summer heat and travel can be dangerous; and […]