pets--animals

Prepare Your Home For A New Dog This Holiday Season

Puppies are often on top of the list of gifts during the holiday season. If you're thinking about this option, a pet isn't just a great way to make your little one happy, but it's also a way to add more love within your family and teach your children responsibility. To ensure the best transition for your family, make certain you're prepared. Responsibility Each time your child reminds you that they want a pet for the holidays, use this as an opportunity to have a conversation about pet responsibility. Read More 

Boarding Your Barn Cat During Renovations Or New Construction

If you own a barn, there's a good chance that you also own one or two barn cats. But when you are planning major renovations or new construction around your barn, you may be concerned about how your resident mouse-hunters will respond. Rather than subjecting your barn cats to the noise, hazards, and strangers that come with having their home put under construction, it may be wiser to board them for the duration of the project. Read More 

Three Tips To Help You Be Prepared To Find A Lost Pet

Going through the misfortune of having your pet get lost can be a stressful and frightening experience for any pet owner to have to go through. Unfortunately, this can be a problem that many pet owners will overlook until it happens, and this may make it far more difficult to locate your pet. To help you be prepared for your pet getting lost, you may want to consider the following few tips. Read More 

3 Tips For Keeping Skunks Away When They Have Been Removed By Professionals

When a skunk claimed part of your home as their new residence, it was obviously important to get rid of the unwanted pests and the possibility of their unwanted scent as soon as possible. However, after professionals help you to rid your home of skunks, it is a good idea to apply the following advice to encourage them to not return. #1-Make Sure To Clean Your Pet's Food Bowls After They Eat And Protect Your Garbage Cans  Read More 

Why You Should NEVER Declaw Your Cat & How To Get It To Stop Scratching

Declawing cats used to be a standard practice, but it's not done as often these days. Cat owners are becoming more wary about declawing and feeling conflicted about whether they should do it or not. If you are trying to decide whether declawing your indoor cat is a good idea, here are some reasons why you should never declaw your cats, and some alternative ideas to stop them from scratching. Read More