Pets

How to Volunteer at an Animal Shelter

How to Volunteer at an Animal Shelter

Volunteering is something that most people of character would consider. Many animals need people’s time, love, and attention. That is why those who are interested in community service should consider donating their time to an animal shelter. Just a few hours a week can make a massive difference in the life of an animal. It …

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Child Friendly Dog Breeds

Child Friendly Dog Breeds

The best dog breed for children could be a mixed dog or one that has more than one pedigree in its bloodline. When picking a dog, one would have to consider the many species of dogs or types of dogs that are available. Beagles are the best! Beagles can make the best dog breed for …

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Cat

How to choose a cat for a pet

Cats make great pets. Unlike any other animal, they are less demanding and they can go along the lifestyle of their owners. Studies show that owning a cat has been proven to reduce stress and lower blood pressure. If you already own one before then you should know by now that they value their independence …

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Are You Micro-Managing Your Dog?

Are You Micro-Managing Your Dog?

I’ve seen just about every puppy-parenting style out there over the years, from doting dog moms and dog dads, to those who’d probably be better off with a chia pet. What I see more and more of these days is the equivalent of what are called “helicopter parents” in the human world. People who quite …

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Retired Guide Dogs Can Make Great Pets

Retired Guide Dogs Can Make Great Pets

If you know how to handle them, retired guide dogs can make excellent pets. There are, however, several caveats to adding a retired guide dog to your home. Remember, these guys were trained from a very young age to follow a schedule, adhere to specific commands and to live certain, and very structured, life. Retired …

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Dog

Dog Arthritis Care – Guide To Treatment Dogs Arthritis

Rimadyl is a type of drug used to treat arthritis in dogs. It is an NSAID or a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug which is primarily used to address all the symptoms brought about by the disease. Rimadyl is a prescription drug and the right dosage for your dog can only be determined by the veterinarian. Other …

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Veterinary Medicine

Veterinary Assistant Salary

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, the most recently reported median veterinary assistant salary was $22,040 annually, or $10.60 an hour. The job of the veterinary assistant is to work under the supervision of a licensed veterinarian, assisting the vet with treatments and procedures while performing diagnostic tests to treat animals that …

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how to prevent heartworms in dogs

How to prevent Heartworm in dogs in 2020|Dog Heartworm Symptoms

Heartworm is a parasitoid roundworm (Dirofilaria immitis) that is spread from host to host through the bites of mosquitoes. The heartworm affects dogs, cats, wolves, coyotes, foxes, and some other animals, such as ferrets, sea lions, and even humans. The parasitic worm is called a “heartworm” because the parasite in the final reproductive stage of …

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Chihuahua

Small Dogs – Different Breeds, Different Personalities

Small dog breeds are great pets, but since their personalities are all different, it’s a good idea to look at their individual characteristics to see if they fit with your lifestyle. Pomeranians: Pomeranians developed from a much larger dog breed and seem to have retained the mellow character. They are good with children if they …

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