Understanding Your Cat

Cats have a lot to say, and as many cat owners know, “meow” isn’t the only way they communicate. But what does it mean? When it comes to feline communication, it’s important to focus on body language, as well as vocalizations. Here are some examples and signs to help you better understand cat behavior. Vocalizations […]

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Tips to Help Your Cat Live Longer

We’ve all heard the saying about cats having nine lives, and while your furbaby might not posses those exact superpowers, there are some things you can do to help them live their best life. September is Happy Healthy Cat Month, so we’ve compiled a list of ideas to help keep your cat healthy and happy. […]

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Grieving the Loss of a Pet

The bonds we form with our pets are powerful, intense, unconditional, and deep. Our pets are more than just animals, they are our family members and dear companions. They provide us with a sense of meaning or purpose, strengthen our mental health, offer emotional support, keep us active, and give us unwavering love – which […]

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How to Care for Separation Anxiety in your Dog

Separation anxiety and stress can prove a real problem for some pets and can get in the way of them leading otherwise happy, healthy, and well-adjusted lives.   What is separation anxiety in dogs? Separation anxiety is a condition rooted in acute stress that can be extremely difficult for our pets. It is more serious […]

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Keeping your dog mentally stimulated

Much like humans, your dog’s health goes beyond physical fitness. Keeping your pets mentally stimulated helps them learn and remain engaged, which keeps them happier and healthier. Challenging your dog’s mind keeps them from becoming bored, anxious, or depressed. A dog that is mentally active is more adaptable to change with overall better health. So, […]

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4 Tips for Protecting Your Dog’s Paws in the Heat

  We’ve officially entered the Dog Days of Summer, and that means it’s hotter than Hades here in Texas.  With recent temperatures in the upper 90s and reports of severe paw burns in the media, it’s crucial to keep your furbaby’s paws safe during the hot summer months.    1. Walk cool Seize the moment […]

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Summer Treats for Your Pets

What’s more enjoyable than a cold treat on a hot summer day? Not much. Like humans, pets need a way to beat the heat during the dog days of summer. What better way than to spoil them with some homemade summer treats that are sure to keep them happy and cool. Remember to avoid foods […]

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Summer survival guide for you and your dog

Summer time is in full swing. It’s the season of family vacations, day festivals, water play, and cookouts. The kids are out of school, and there is extra fun to be had. But, here in Texas the heat can feel a bit out of control sometimes with it’s high digits and bright sun. Here are some tips to keep your dogs safe and happy during the blaze of summer so that you don’t miss a minute of fun. Keep them cool. Always be thinking of ways to keep your fuzzy loved ones cool, whether you are staying at home, going out for the day, or making a trip of it. Their comfort and safety in the heat is important, as is yours. Keep it in mind when you plan, and make it a priority that starts to automatically insert itself into your …

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Posh Ideas for Dog Parties

Everyone loves a good party, and June 21st is Dog Party Day! What better way to celebrate than by throwing your furry BFF a party? We’ve compiled a list of ideas that are sure to help you and your pup paw-ty hard. (Click on the photos for more info and ideas from their creators.)   […]

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Storm Anxiety and Pets

It is severe weather season here in North Texas, and like humans, your furbabies can have storm phobia. Thunderstorm phobia is very real for cats and dogs and difficult to cure. Because so many factors make up a storm, it is difficult to narrow down exactly what is stressing your pet. Fear of loud noises, […]

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