3 Tips For Helping Your Elderly Parents Choose Pet Sitters Before Traveling


If your elderly parents are planning on going on a trip sometime soon and have pets, it's helpful to see what you can do to find a pet sitter that can make your parents comfortable leaving. Instead of having your parents feel nervous about their upcoming trip or how their pets will be cared for, consider the following tips that can help point you towards sitters that will provide the right kind of care.

23 November 2020

Just Bought A Home? Get Dog Boarding While You Get Certain Services


While living in a rental, you may not rely on professional services too much because you are not the one that is responsible for doing important work to the landscape and property. But as soon as you purchase a home, you may intend on utilizing various services early and over time. If you want to make sure that your dog has a positive transition to your new home and does not cause any complications, you should utilize dog boarding while getting certain services.

12 November 2019

Boarding A Dog With Separation Anxiety? 3 Tips To Keep Them Calm


When you have a dog that suffers from separation anxiety, you're likely worried about what their experience will be like when you're going to be traveling away from home. When you're leaving for just a weekend or for a longer period of time, hiring a sitter to come by your home may not be a good choice due to your dog still being left alone most of the time. If you've decided that boarding your dog is the best option, you need to take some time to make sure that your dog will be as comfortable as possible during their stay.

16 November 2018

The Breeding Of Horses And The Boarding And Care Of Broodmares


Horses, lovely, powerful creatures that they are, are also somewhat volatile and fragile animals as well. For example, if a horse breaks a leg, it often has to be put down, or it may take months of intensive care by a veterinarian to heal the leg. Likewise, when you breed your mare, there is so much that can go wrong with the process that you might have to have your vet on speed dial!

19 June 2018

Pet Care Tips For New Owners


When you become a pet owner, you will undertake a tremendous responsibility that will require you to protect your pet against some of the hazards and problems that they will encounter. This is particularly important for those that will be keeping their pets outside as they may be at a higher risk of encountering certain problems or injuries. Protect Your Pet Against Weather Extremes It is important to make sure that you are aware of the temperature and weather conditions outside.

4 September 2017

The Owner's Guide To Boarding A Dog For The First Time


Your dog is like your child. You protect him carefully and don't let any harm come to him. So when you have to travel and leave him at the boarding facility for the first time, it's normal to feel a bit apprehensive. But rest assured; with the tips below, you can ensure your dog has a safe and enjoyable boarding experience and that you're able to take the experience in stride, too.

24 February 2017

Tips For Boarding An Older Dog Comfortably


Travel can be tough on your older dog, so it makes sense if you decide to leave them at home when you need to go away. At the same time, health conditions and the normal rigors of aging means that long hours alone at home can also be problematic. This is where boarding comes in handy – your dog can have round the clock supervision without the stress of traveling. The following tips can make it easier for your pet.

12 December 2016

Have A Long-Haired Cat? Follow These Tips To Ensure Your Home Doesn't Become Covered In Fur


Long-haired cats are surely beautiful, and many of them have loving dispositions, making them excellent pets. However, the one thing many people don't like about their long-haired cats is the mess they make. Their shedding can mean hairy pillows, carpets, and clothing. Luckily, there are things you can do (other than vacuuming and lint rolling obsessively) to keep the fur at a manageable level. Have the cat groomed regularly. About once a month, take your cat to the groomer for a good, thorough treatment.

28 September 2016

Tips To Make Your Dog More Comfortable At A Boarding Kennel


No matter how much you love your dog, there may be times when you have to travel and can't bring Fido with you. In these situations, a boarding kennel can assist with the care of your dog while you are away. Unfortunately, some dogs may be anxious or stressed when dropped off at a kennel facility. Use the following tips to ensure that your dog will be happy and comfortable at a kennel while you are away:

14 July 2016

Tips To Calm A Barking Dog


While there are many reasons why a dog barks, if they do so throughout the day when you are gone, the culprit is likely some form of anxiety. Boredom and loneliness can make the problem worse. While some barking is normal, such as when your dog senses danger, the hours of lonely barking need to be stopped for both your dog's peace of mind and your neighbor's sanity. The following tips can help you overcome this behavior.

21 March 2016