Archive For The “Health” Category

What are Super Foods For Dogs?

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What are Super Foods For Dogs?

Super foods deliver the maximum amount of nutrients with minimum calories.   Kale leafy vegetable that contains an abundant amount of vitamins, including A, E, and C. It is a good source of antioxidants and helps the liver detoxify the body. It also has anti-inflammatory properties. Buy Dogs Love Kale treats Carrots A great dog…

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Podcast: Cat Enrichment-What does it mean?

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Podcast: Cat Enrichment-What does it mean?

Marilyn Krieger, Cat Behaviorist, and Cats With Altitude explain how to keep your cat from getting bored and why that is important for the health and well being of your cat which prevents future behavior problems. Cats with Altitude makes window catios that give your cat the outdoor experience while staying safe in your home. …

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Is your pet at risk for parasites?

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Is your pet at risk for parasites?

  GUELPH, ON, Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW/ – The term “worms” is often used to describe gastrointestinal parasites (parasites that affect the digestive system) in our dogs and cats. Even though some gastrointestinal parasites are in fact “worms”, there are other gastrointestinal parasites that put our pets at risk that are not worms at all!…

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What CBD may do for your dog or cat

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What CBD may do for your dog or cat

by M.K. Clinton   Have you joined the movement to treat your pet with CBDs? Cannabinoids are a natural way to help your dog or cat with what ails them. There is no worry about them becoming high or stoned because the amount of THC is minimal. I am a huge fan of Treatibles® for…

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GPS Collars and Microchips Do Not Always Work and Here is Why

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GPS Collars and Microchips Do Not Always Work and Here is Why

  Some people are often misled to believe that a GPS Collar or Microchip will be enough in the event of a missing pet emergency. Read this true story on why this is not always the case: Lisa Massy of Stafford, Virginia, lost her beloved pet, Hayden. Hayden was taken to a local shelter, which…

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Grooming Tips for Senior Dogs

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Grooming Tips for Senior Dogs

by Jenny Noland     It’s that part of life everyone is afraid of – getting old. It happens to you, it happens to me, it happens to our dogs. Sadly, our pet’s old age comes much faster than our own. The loveable pooch you’ve watched grow up, watched become a member of the family,…

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7 TIPS FOR CAT SUNBURN PAIN

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7 TIPS FOR CAT SUNBURN PAIN

by Amy Shojai   Long sunny days can bring misery for people—and their pets. Cat fur offers great protection against the sun in most cases, so it’s rare for kitties to develop sunburn. When they do, it’s the thinly-furred regions that suffer the worst risk. Sunburn can turn ear tips crispy, the bridge of the…

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Senior Moments-The Single Most Important Thing You Must Know About a Pet Stroller

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Senior Moments-The Single Most Important Thing You Must Know About a Pet Stroller

by Hindy Pearson   The single most important thing you must know about a pet stroller is…you need one! It’s as simple as that, although it might not be enough to convince you that you really, really need one. Is it?   The easy way or the hard way – you decide I prefer the…

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My Pet Has a Lump – What Should I Do?

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My Pet Has a Lump – What Should I Do?

by Calder Vets,   Finding a lump is a common reason for an owner to bring their pet to see the vet. Finding a lump can create a lot of anxiety; we often fear the worst since most of us have experienced either a family member or pet being diagnosed with ‘cancer’. The good news is…

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Podcast-New Research Cures Feline Genetic Blindness and Other Genetic Diseases

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Podcast-New Research Cures Feline Genetic Blindness and Other Genetic Diseases

  In this podcast, Dr. Leslie Lyons of the College of Vet. Medicine, Missouri shares with us her groundbreaking research into DNA identification of defective/mutative genes to cure genetic diseases in cats with gene therapy.  It is a fascinating discussion that sounds like a sci fi movie, but it is very real. The show starts…

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