Today’s well-groomed dog has ears that are cleaned on a regular basis.  A visual inspection can help assess the health of your dog’s ears and spot any possible infections that may be brewing.  Wiping clean the external ear is just one part of a thorough ear cleaning.  It is important that the ear… Read More

  Product Name: ScoopFree Ultra Self-Cleaning Litter Box  Price: $159.00 for purple, $179.99 for taupe Where Can Purchase: Amazon  Product Dimensions: 27.4 x 19 x 16.2 inches ; 29 pounds Shipping Weight: 23 pounds ASIN: B000XSC8R2 Item model number: PAL00-14243 Average Customer Review: 4 out of 5 stars Who Is It For?  Cat owners that… Read More

  I recently wrote a post about the benefits of coconut oil for dogs and felt that I needed to include our feline friends  in how they too can reap the rewards of this miracle of nature.  For our pets and ourselves, coconut oil really does a body good, both inside and out.   So… Read More

  Candida Albicans, also known as a yeast infection, generally affects the skin and mucous membranes. It is a common cause for many health issues for both humans and dogs. It occurs due to an imbalance and can complicate many other physical problems.   Candida is a naturally occurring fungus found in the intestinal track… Read More

  Chances are good that if you have taken the time to read this post, you have  a four-legged friend  in your life that is suffering from bad breath.  It may be a simple case  of “morning breath” or it can be the most horrible smelling halitosis that you can imagine. In either case, bad… Read More

Are you prepared for a pet emergency? Would you know what to do if your pet ingested a toxic chemical, or if they suffered a fracture or a seizure? What if they  got burned or were not breathing, would you be ready to render first aid?  Knowledge of what to do is critical in helping… Read More

Last holiday season, I wrote a post about items that are in need by every animal rescue and shelter.  Often times it is impossible to find extra funds in a holiday budget, and while we cannot write out a check, this list helps guide donations that we are capable of giving. Since Safe For Your… Read More

    Since middle age first knocked on my door,  I could not help but be aware of how my body is aging. I feel  aches and pains for no apparent reason, I tackle chores a bit slower, my hair seems to suddenly be much grayer. Bedtime comes earlier and I seem to be awake… Read More

January is that time year when , for, many of us, the credit card bills from our holidays have arrived and expect to be paid. For those of us that  experience  the true meaning of winter and are struggling to cover utility bills,  we are reminded of the  high cost of heating our homes. Life continues as jobs… Read More