5 Simple Ways to Make Your Household Disaster-Ready

No one wants to think about disaster striking, but every pet owner should be concerned about floods, tornadoes, hurricanes, and fires. Being prepared could mean the difference between life and death for your family and your pets. The following five easy steps will ensure you are prepared if disaster hits. Step 1: Put a free [...]

Recognizing, Treating, and Preventing Pain in Your Pet

For a long time, it was believed that animals did not experience pain the same way that people do. Unfortunately, that meant that pain often went unrecognized and pets were left to suffer without relief. We now understand that animals feel pain just like we do, and they endure the same debilitating consequences. With that [...]

The Importance of Immunization for Your Pet’s Health

It’s National Immunization Awareness Month, and vaccines aren’t only for people. Our pets also need to be vaccinated to prevent serious, sometimes deadly, diseases. What is immunization? An immunization, or vaccine, is the introduction of a weakened or killed form of a disease-causing microorganism into the body. By introducing the bacteria or virus in a [...]