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Pet Health & Tips

ABCs of Pet Insurance

When your pet gets ill or injured, the last thing you want to think about is how much it will cost. And with the many advancements in veterinary medicine, the costs can become quite a financial burden. Medical insurance for

Tips To Keep Your Aging Dog Comfortable And Healthy

Like us, dogs need a little extra care as they age. Dogs, however, can’t ask for what they need. Instead, you must figure it out, which can be tricky. To make sure your dog fully enjoys their last few years,

Protecting Your Pets This Summer

Humans aren’t the only animals that have a hard time dealing with the heat and the dry air of summer. Cats, dogs, birds, hamsters—basically any pet that isn’t reptilian in nature is going to need some special care if you

5 Tips for Caring for Your Short-Faced Dog on Hot Days

Warm weather can be exhausting for both pet owners and their furry friends. When a dog overheats, it pants and breathes differently in order to cool itself down. Brachycephalic breeds (short-faced) have a difficult time in the heat because they

Help Keep Your Pet Calm During Fireworks

Loud noises and the commotion of 4th of July celebrations can easily make your pet stressed and scared. Your dog is very sensitive to noises, and can hear everything humans hear, only 4 times louder. Loud noises often cause pets