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    By | July 31, 2018 | Blog

    When you notice your beloved canine or feline companion is grazing like a cow, you might be asking yourself the following questions... Is my cat or dog hungry? Bored? Sick? Can this be harmful to my pet? Most experts believe it is not something that we as pet

  • SH_Dogin snow_SJ_02

    By | July 31, 2018 | Blog

    Just because pets have fur coats, it does not mean they can necessarily tolerate the cold better than humans. You are probably already aware of the risks posed by warm weather and leaving pets in hot cars, but did you know that cold weather can also pose a

  • SH_sick cat_SJ_01

    By | July 31, 2018 | Blog

    Vomiting is one of the most common reasons why people take their pet to the vet. Many pet owners do not know or understand the difference between vomiting and regurgitating or what to do when something suddenly flies out of their pet's mouth. Having this

  • SH_Yorkies_SJ_01

    By | July 2, 2018 | Blog

    These are tiny dogs with huge personalities. They are a lively and enthusiastic member of the popular Toy dog group. Yorkshire Terriers appeal to a wide range of dog-lovers, thanks to their cute button eyes and soft-to-the-touch, silky coat. Origins and

  • Possessiveness

    By | July 2, 2018 | Blog

    It is quite normal for dogs to be protective over things they see as a valued resource, such as food, toys and people. However this is different to a dog becoming unstably aggressive towards you and other pets in order to protect what they value. Although a dog

  • SH_Cat-on-cat_SJ_03

    By | July 2, 2018 | Blog

    No one can truly know how a situation will play out once you introduce your cat to another cat. Some cats are more territorial than others. These cats may never adjust to sharing their house, and may do best in a one-cat family. However, many aggressive problems

  • SH_Dogs-and-water_SJ_01-

    By | June 4, 2018 | Blog

    Have you ever wondered how much water your dog needs each day? Do you assume that your dog will drink precisely the right amount it needs each day, if you give your dog free access to fresh/clean water? It can be surprising for some dog owners to learn that

  • Teeth-brushing

    By | June 4, 2018 | Blog

    Cat dental health is not always a topic of a concern for cat owners. Dental disease can become a harsh reality for cats by the age of four if left unchecked. Many cats can get gingivitis as we humans do as well as other types of periodontal diseases. Many

  • Vet-visit

    By | June 4, 2018 | Blog

    The first thing we should do as dog owners is to try and understand our dog's perspective when we take them to see a vet. The ability to reduce pet stress is not only good for your dog before or during a vet visit, but will make the process of a medical