9 Dog-Friendly Places to Visit in the US

Every dog deserves its day. It’s usually easy to find dog-friendly places in your hometown like breweries, wineries, restaurants with patios, doggie parades around the holidays, and even annual pet festivals, but what about a truly unique experience for you and your dog? We include below your out of the ordinary locations, events, and attractions across the US a dog may want to take his human. Pack the kibble, buckle up, roll the windows down, and get on the road! #1: Knoebels Amusement … [Read more...]

Animal Control Goes High Tech

The laws about dogs, and particularly those in regard to their barking, are different in every country in the world. What isn’t different is the need to train your dog not to do it. Everything else in your life has gone high tech, so why shouldn’t animal control for your dog do the same thing? It has. There are a few things you need to know about shock collars before you purchase one though. Like everything else in life, there are good points and bad points to them. Keep reading to find … [Read more...]

Four Ways To Overcome A Fear Of Pets In Your Kids

Kids who are afraid of pets need to have a way of getting over that fear that is as natural as possible.  You do not want to force your kids to love pets or be near them, but there are ways that you can help you kids if you are using the steps listed below.  Each step that you find here can completely change how your kids relate to pets. You might finally have a chance for your family to get a pet because that makes it possible for all of you to be enriched by a pet who will be like a … [Read more...]

What Are The Deadly and Dangerous Cat Diseases?

According to records, there are more than thousands of feral and stray cats roaming around the streets. It is indispensable to take care of these cats as they carry deadly diseases and eventually transfer them to your pet cats. Many people lose their feline friends, and some don't want to pet due to the same reason. Some of the common diseases found in cats include kidney failure, ticks, fleas, parasites, and more. Compared to pet cats, stray or outdoor cats are more likely to have feline … [Read more...]

3 Top Popular Dog Breeds

Dogs! You just can’t get enough of them. Can you? Chances are, you have a dog at home or you are thinking about getting one. Statistics show the U.S alone has a whopping 73 million of these droopy-eyed companions – and for a good reason. Dogs perform an array of services from being good-old guard dogs to family-friendly and energetic dogs to being highly trained service dogs. The world of dogs keeps evolving. The World Canine Organization commonly known by its French name Fédération … [Read more...]

Tips to Find the Right Dog for Your Family

Have you decided that it is time to bring a dog into your family? The fact is, you have to make sure that you are ready for a dog before you even start looking for a four-legged friend to join your family. It is also important that you fully understand how much it costs to own a dog. Once you are aware of all these factors, the next step is to determine what breed is right for you. There are a number of things you need to consider, with some of the most important being found here. After … [Read more...]

5 Dog-Friendly Vacation Ideas

The key to dog-friendly travel is to find the right destinations to share with your pooch. In addition to planning the logistics of transporting your dog, you should look into what locations can accommodate and entertain your pet. The following are some general ideas to get you started on your pet-friendly adventure. Coastal retreats Vacations to coastal and island destinations can be perfect for dog owners. Many beach vacation rentals accommodate dogs, and there are generally plenty of … [Read more...]

A Guide To The Types of Seeds You Can Feed Birds On

When it comes to the variety birds can have in their diets, birds are quite lucky. In the wild they can eat seeds, nuts, grasses, flowers, fruits, insects and more. However, these aren’t naturally as easy to come by as you think and any little help they can get from us is a bonus. The first step to helping the birds is making sure you have a garden full of nature, but after that you can put out seed to attract even more wildlife to your garden. There’s a huge range of seeds that you can put … [Read more...]