Are Treadmill for Dogs a Good Idea?

Treadmill for Dogs: Good or Bad Idea?

Lack of sufficient aerobic exercise is a major contributor to the rising pet obesity trend and the serious debilitating diseases that go along with it. It also sets the stage for behavioural problems brought on by physical boredom and lack of mental stimulation.

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Can My Pet Have Alzheimer’s?

Our geriatric pets can get a disease that is very similar to Alzheimer’s in people, and it’s called cognitive dysfunction. We are seeing this condition more and more now because our pets are living longer and longer. This is thanks to increased access to preventative veterinary care and better nutrition. It’s not uncommon to see […]

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The Best Exotic Pet For Kids

If your child is asking for a pet and you are not ready for the commitment of owning a dog or a cat, then another option is to look into owning an exotic pet. For kids, I would recommend starting with a small mammal.

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Tick Talk FAQ

Question: Why should I use a tick preventative if I had my dog vaccinated for Lyme disease? Answer: Lyme disease is not the only disease ticks can carry. Ticks are also known to carry/cause: Erlichia, Babesia, Anaplasmosis, Tick-borne paralysis etc… Best to cover all your bases and use that tick preventative!