When I took the leap of faith to get my kids their first pet, I was stunned by how difficult it was to teach them proper care techniques. I ended up enrolling them in grooming and care classes through my local pet store. While there, we learned a lot of tips and tricks for taking care of many common household pets. I knew that others could benefit from this information, so I decided to create this site to help. Whether you've had family pets for a while or you're getting ready to buy your kids their first, this site can help you be adequately prepared.

Why Choose A Padded Leather Dog Collar For Your Pet?

12 January 2021
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Dogs make excellent companions. However, to keep your dog safe and healthy, you'll need to provide certain supplies. Dog collars are non-negotiable accessories that can help you secure your dog. Here are four reasons to choose a padded leather dog collar for your pet. 1. Properly identify your dog at all times. It's important to properly identify your dog in case your dog accidentally gets loose. Many people have their pets microchipped, which means a vet can use a microchip scanner to retrieve your information. Read More …

When Is It Time to Get an Orthopedic Dog Bed?

5 December 2019
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Your big dog might be happy sleeping on the floor, on the couch, or on its modest bed, but it's a good idea to be aware of the signs that suggest it's time to give your dog a better sleeping surface. Upgrading to an orthopedic bed is something that many pet owners need to do at some point in their dog's life. This is a style of bed that is thick and comfortable. Read More …

Preparing For And Keeping Your Rock Flower Anemone

5 October 2018
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Rock flower anemones are a great addition to your tank and are a good choice if you're new to anemones. These fairly small Caribbean anemones can add a bit of color to your reef tank and usually get along well with other inhabitants. However, there are some things you should know before you put your new anemone in your reef tank. Here is more information about preparing for and keeping your anemone so that it stays healthy for a long time. Read More …

3 Ways Dogs Can Benefit From Medical Cannabis

12 April 2018
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Medical cannabis for pets is becoming more popular all the time. For dogs, in particular, medical cannabis can do a lot to help dogs, especially when they're stricken with certain ailments, like cancer, or when healthy dogs reach old age. If you're curious about medical cannabis for your pooch, read on to learn three ways medical cannabis is helping dogs every day. 1. Post-Surgical Pain Relief Most dogs will go under the knife at least once in their lives, whether it's for a simple spay or neuter surgery or for a more serious reason. Read More …

Four Ways To Ease Your Adult Dog’s Separation Anxiety

27 December 2017
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If you've recently adopted an adult dog from an animal shelter or rescue organization, you're probably looking forward to many fine years with your new furry friend. However, it is not unusual for dogs that have come from shelters or rescues to experience separation anxiety once they get established with new owners. Fortunately, strategies exist to help ease this condition -- following are four of them.  Low-Key Hellos and Goodbyes Read More …