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The Creepy Crawlies: Fleas & Ticks

The Creepy Crawlies: Fleas & Ticks

Category: Health
Fleas prefer certain hosts, but they’re not picky. The dog flea (that would be ctenocephalicles canis) is just as happy to chow down on your ankles if that’s what is available. Fleas can cause an allergic reaction called allergy dermatitis in some dogs and humans. Flea allergy dermatitis in dogs is characterized by severe itching—signs include constant scratching, chewing, licking, and whining. As few as one or two flea bites a week can cause a reaction, and symptoms will often persist for a while even after some form of flea control has been used. more
6 Things To Help You Through Pet Loss Grief

6 Things To Help You Through Pet Loss Grief

Category: Dog Life
Losing a pet can be one of the most devastating experiences a guardian can go through. Grief is a profound emotion that challenges us to stop and honour our loss. It asks us to take the time to heal. The following ideas may help you to navigate through this difficult process. more
Dog Nutrition

A Vet Shares What You Need to Know about Dog Nutrition

Category: Nutrition
If you are like me, watching your dog enjoy his food is one of your greatest pleasures. This joy is next-level when you are blessed by your dog’s excitement in anticipation of a treat. In addition to creating the bliss of a well-fed dog, we want to feed them the best food that we can so that we have both a happy and healthy dog. Almost every food on the market claims to help enhance your dog's nutrition. more
These Cuties Helped Raise a Million Dollars!

These Cuties Helped Raise a Million Dollars!

Category: Inspire
To dog-lovers, dogs aren’t just pets, they’re family. So when canine cancer claims a victim, a whole family suffers. One in four dogs will battle this disease in their lifetime, with half of them dying long before their time—if that’s not a daunting and depressing statistic, we don’t know what is. But the Orvis Company, a family-owned retail and mail-order business specializing in high-end outdoor goods, was spurred to action. more
Loving Big & Letting Go

To Love and Let Go by Rachel Brathen

Category: Inspire
To love and let go—it’s the single most important thing we can learn in this lifetime, says Rachel Brathen, the New York Times bestselling author of Yoga Girl and world-renowned yoga instructor who teaches and leads retreats across the globe. more

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