Losing a Furry Friend

Category: Dog Life
For many of us, pets are considered a part of the family. While no one wants to think about their pet’s eventual death, it is an event that all “parents” will face as loving pet owners. Dr. Sarah Griffin, lecturer at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM), said that acknowledging your feelings toward your pet’s death is the first step in healing. more

Valentine Doggos

Category: Dog Life
Dogs are so full of love, so Valentine's Day is the perfect day for them! Send your Valentine a free e-card at the link below! - ERM   1) Denzal more
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February is Pet Dental Health Month

Category: Health
Dental health in dogs and cats may sometimes be overlooked by pet owners. However, just like humans, pets need regular dental cleanings to keep their gums and teeth healthy. As part of pet dental health month, Dr. J.R. “Bert” Dodd, a clinical professor at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, explained some common dental hygiene issues in dogs and cats. “Poor oral hygiene in dogs and cats can lead to excess tartar, swellings in the mouth, and severe wear of the teeth (or broken teeth) from chewing on inappropriate objects,” he said. more

Finally, a Televised Dog Show Just For Rescue Dogs!

Category: Dog Life
Picture this scene: the Westminster Dog Show is on TV, and your sweet rescue dog looks wistfully up at the screen. He knows, deep down, that he could be a star too—but he's a mutt, and therefore not eligible to participate. Next door, the neighbour dog is a beautiful purebred Golden Retriever rescue—but as a special-needs pup in a wheelchair, she can't compete either. more

Therapy Pets Spread Love Through the Community

Category: Dog Life
Therapy pets are similar to the average pet because they offer stress relief, comfort, and affection. However, therapy pets differ because they are specially trained to travel to and remain calm in various environments, such as nursing homes, hospitals, and college campuses. more


Dog of the Week!

Meet: Leah