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5 10, 2017

Easy-To-Make Treats for Your Pup

By | 2017-10-04T16:23:54+00:00 October 5, 2017|Categories: , , |0 Comments

This time of the year is when we are starting to see the weather get chillier and it becomes the best time to cook from dusk to dawn for the family. When it comes to cooking, you love to whip up an incredible meal for your family; from yummy casseroles, to delicious crock pot meals. Your [...]

4 10, 2017

Liam and Fenway: A Special-Needs Child and His New Friend

By | 2017-10-03T21:15:31+00:00 October 4, 2017|Categories: , , , |0 Comments

Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is characterized by degenerative muscle weakness. Unfortunately, there is no known cure. “It is 100 percent fatal,” Kristen McGourty told the Metrowest Daily News. Her son Liam, now 10, was diagnosed with DMD in 2010. The disease affects mostly boys and the life expectancy typically does not extend beyond the teenage years, Kristen [...]

21 09, 2017

Abby’s List: A Dogumentary

By | 2017-09-20T20:08:57+00:00 September 21, 2017|Categories: , , |0 Comments

This heartwarming feature film dogumentary called Abby's List is about a 16-year-old Whippet named Abby and her owner, Mark Sutherland's, epic cross-country trip completing Abby's "bucket list". From sailing in a yacht, see snow, gamble in Vegas and caddying for a golf professional. At 15-years-old, Abby began going downhill very quickly and Mark knew he [...]

20 09, 2017

Food Allergies for Pets

By | 2017-09-18T17:28:39+00:00 September 20, 2017|Categories: , , |0 Comments

We love this interesting infographic about possible food allergies in pets. While it has become common to watch out for the signs of life-threatening food allergies in young children, it still comes as a surprise to some pet parents that their four-legged companions can also suffer from food allergies. Just like in humans, a food allergy occurs [...]

19 09, 2017

Preparing Pets for Hurricanes

By | 2017-09-18T17:17:36+00:00 September 19, 2017|Categories: , , , , |0 Comments

Too many times lately we see pets abandoned during weather-related disasters and with yet another Hurricane possibly headed our way (Maria), Petplan pet insurance wants to remind responsible pet parents to be aware of these simple tips to keep their pets safe and sound out of harms way. The Basics Before the Storm: Keep calm [...]

18 09, 2017

Pet Halloween Costumes are Finally Here!

By | 2017-09-18T15:55:38+00:00 September 18, 2017|Categories: , , , |0 Comments

Halloween is now firmly on the horizon, and while that fact has many of us thinking of ghosts, goblins, pumpkins and candy, pet owners everywhere are rejoicing. Because if you're a dog or cat owner who is comfortable embarrassing your little fur baby like we are, much of your Halloween excitement can be summed up [...]

5 09, 2017

Can Dogs Dream?

By | 2017-09-06T22:21:46+00:00 September 5, 2017|Categories: , |0 Comments

As we watch our dogs sleep, it’s hard to believe that they can’t dream. While there is no scientific evidence stating that they do dream, they certainly seem to exhibit several behaviors that make it seem as they do. Many dogs will be in a deep sleep and then suddenly begin wagging their tails, whining, [...]

4 09, 2017

How to Deal With Separation Anxiety in Dogs

By | 2017-09-05T00:51:13+00:00 September 4, 2017|Categories: , |0 Comments

Every dog owner loves that unbreakable bond they feel with their dog. Whether that dog is an exercise buddy, a working dog, or simply a wonderful and warm companion, dog people love the attention they get from their dogs and dogs love getting attention from their owners. But, what do you do when your dog [...]

31 08, 2017

No Sew Dog Sweaters

By | 2017-09-06T19:57:49+00:00 August 31, 2017|Categories: , , |0 Comments

As September rolls in, cooler temperatures are coming and coming fast. In the next few months pets will start to freeze – especially the cute little dogs or the short-haired dogs. Buying a “dog coat” can be expensive and tough to find their correct sizes. Not to mention, they are often more expensive than people [...]

29 08, 2017

Houston Shelter Offers Space to Displaced Owners and Pets During Harvey

By | 2017-09-08T19:13:17+00:00 August 29, 2017|Categories: , , , , |0 Comments

After Hurricane Harvey hit thousands of people were forced to leave the comfort of their homes as a result of the flooding in Houston over the weekend, many have one important thing on their minds: their pets. As the water began to rise, Thomas Hayes, 73, stayed in his house in the neighborhood of Tidwell [...]