Choosing A New Pet

The Three Primary Values Of A Veterinary Internship For A DVM Graduate

Becoming a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) is a career path that can bring about a lot of opportunities to really get into the field and learn. While a veterinary internship may not be completely necessary after graduation, seeking an internship opportunity after DVM graduation can be one of the best decisions you make for your career. While you will learn a lot of things as an intern, there are three primary values you will reap in the process. Read More 

What You Need To Purchase Before You Bring Your New Puppy Home

Purchase the correct supplies to take care of your new puppy before you bring them home. Having the right supplies will make transitioning your new puppy into your home a smoother process. #1: Crate Put a crate at the top of your list -- this is how you will transport your puppy home and keep them safe. Once you get home, a crate is still essential. The crate is where your puppy will sleep at night. Read More 

Planning An Extended Trip Away From Home? 3 Tips For Choosing A Kennel

When you're planning a vacation away from home that's going to be longer than just a few weeks, it's important that you make the right plans for your pets. If you have a dog that won't do well with having a sitter come to your home, it's a good idea to look into exactly how you can find the right kennel for your dog to stay at. With so many options available for your dog, it makes sense to keep an eye out for a kennel that will be a good fit for a long-term stay. Read More 

Your Dog Needs Dental Visits

You may only swing by your dog's animal hospital for a yearly check-up and shots. However, you should be taking your dog in for dental visits too. Dogs Explore the World with Their Teeth  When your dog was little, he or she would chew toys in order to relieve pain from incoming adult teeth. When your dog is grown, he or she still loves to chew because this is a natural behavior that releases anxiety and boredom, and this action actually strengthens their teeth and gums. Read More 

How To Provide A Safe Way For Your Cat To Enjoy The Outdoors

Many cat lovers have issues with allowing their pets outside. The conflicting feelings they have are the result of too many kitties going outside and ending up hit by cars or badly injured. Cats can also contract many diseases and health problems, such as fleas, ticks, feline leukemia, feline HIV, and feline Lyme's disease. So, how can you resolve your conflict? There are safe ways to allow your kitty outside to explore and play while keeping him/her safe. Read More