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Puppy Milestone: 4 Things You Need To Know

Puppies grow up very fast. You can get excited to see your puppy’s energy, but their growth will be unbelievable. As they pass through the different development stages, there are important milestones that everyone wants to feel and share. Various landmarks have other stories. Each milestone will show the further growth of your dog, and you can see the changes…

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How to Keep Your Pet Safe When Traveling

As any pet owner knows, the four-legged friends that share your home are much more than just pets; they’re part of the family. When you’re planning a trip and the idea of leaving Fido or Fifi behind is just more than you can bear, the only solution is to bring him along for the ride. If you’re the type that…

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How to Foster a Love of Animals in Children

When a child learns to love animals, she’s learning the art of compassion and developing the necessary emotional skills to empathize with other living beings. Kids naturally seem to gravitate towards animals, but loving and properly caring for them are skills that must be learned, rather than innate abilities. When you foster a love of animals in your child, you’re…

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Natural Remedies For Your Pet’s Allergies

Just like humans, pets suffer from allergies, too. Here are some tips on things you can do around the house to lessen your pet’s allergic reactions, as well as some natural remedies you can try using inexpensive household items. Throw Away the Plastic woof! (Photo credit: rick) If your dog or cat has pet allergies that result in redness on…

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Help! What Should I Do If My Cat Is Obese?

Have you noticed how your feline friend cleans your floors with his stomach? If so, your flabby cat is probably overweight. You have to understand that an obese cat is not cute. This health condition can be dangerous for his health. As a cat owner, you need to realize that around 50% of the cats in the country are overweight…

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Evolution of a Pet Portrait

I’ve been painting pet portraits for almost 2 years now, and I thought it might be interesting to show you the process, the evolution of a portrait. I study the photos of Cody and Hana that were emailed to me:  I keep them up on the computer and refer to them constantly while I’m painting. First I sketch the dogs…

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Should You Let Your Dog Swim In Your Pool?

Just about every dog loves taking an occasional dip in a swimming pool. There are even flotation devices and life vests designed specifically for use on pet dogs who love to get in the water but may not necessarily have the strength or skills to stay afloat and swim. While some dogs, such as Labradors, are built for the water,…

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