If your pet isn’t micro-chipped and registered yet, you should consider doing this. There are many benefits, e.g.:In case your pet ran away it is quickly identified and can be reunited with you, its insertion is fast and an almost painless procedure, if you want to travel with your pet abroad, it is required that your pet has got a permanent ID.
Fact is pets are becoming overweight and struggle with weight related diseases, such as diabetes, arthritis, cardiovascular conditions, asthma, neoplasia, cancer, allergies etc.
Now, veterinary researchers suggest that obesity in pets caused by our own life style, may be the cause of dementia in dogs and cats.
Dolphins have got the ability to switch off half of their brain, according to marine researchers. This way they stay awake for days, so they are able to swim to the surface and breathe and are constantly aware of their surroundings.
Why is using Tylenol or another acetaminophen/ paracetamol containing painkiller for dogs and cats not a good idea? What are the side effects, can it be fatal and what to use instead? This article discusses some of these questions.
Halloween is only a few days away and pets in themed costumes look cute and sweet. Therefore, every year there are more and more cats and dogs wearing pet Halloween costumes, taking part as a little surprise guest on Halloween parties. Unfortunately, our pets can also cause fire by accident, especially, when there are stoves […]
Cats are curious, but also usually very cautious. Injuries in cats are far less occurring than in dogs, but it still happens….
Ticks are active from Spring to Autumn and walking in long grass or in the woods will trigger ticks to get hold onto your pets and yourself without you noticing it. Only a few days later you will find yourself having to remove a tick from your child, your pet or yourself, because the […]
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Pet First Aid Awareness Month – April 2012 Pet first aid is something you probably tried to push away from you – which is natural. Who wants to think about what could happen and what best you should do then in such a situation? However, by blocking this important matter out of your mind, you […]
Have a Pet, have a Smartphone have an App! Nowadays there are so many android and iphone apps available – millions! They all are somehow making life easier, more convenient and some even help you to get better organized and have information readily there when you need it. Pet owners can now compile pet […]
Cats with arthritis respond usually very well to acupuncture treatment.
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