Category: Pet Tips

Some Pawsitivity in the time of COVID-19

Locked down due to social distancing or quarantine? Look on the bright side: your dogs and cats are probably happy to have you home 24/7! Staying at home may start to get somewhat dull however, and some cabin fever might affect your furry friend. Social meetings, puppy classes and parks are closing, so exercise can
Holiday Hazards for pets

Holiday Hazards!

Here we are at the end of the year – it’s time to celebrate! For those of us who live with furry friends, we need to be certain that our festivities are safe for every family member.

How To Help Your Cat Through Fierce Summer Storms

Did you know that summer storms can become more fierce as a result of changing weather patterns? Whether those storms are simply extra strong thunderstorms, or more dangerous tornadoes and hurricanes, it’s important to prepare to help your cat get through the rough weather as safely and as calmly as possible. Dr. Jason Nicholas, better
Protect your dog's paws on icy sidewalks

How To Protect Paws on Icy Sidewalks

With an extended cold wave across the Northeast and other parts of the country, dogs have their own particular challenges when going outside. A recent New York Times article on the subject called “Don’t Make Me Go Out There” with some fun photos – described how city dogs have the added burden of dealing with