Category Archives: Pet Care

Health Tip – Dog-on-Dog Interactions

During the COVID-19 pandemic dogs spent significantly more time with their human families and little-to-no outside dog-on-dog meetings and playtime opportunities as humans maintained social distancing.  Because of this, many dogs now experience separation anxiety when the family heads off to school, work and even shopping.  Puppies adopted during the pandemic didn’t have the opportunity…
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Health Tip: Weight Loss

Lots of pups put on pounds during the pandemic.  Don’t add more to your dog’s waistline during the food-laden December holidays.  Help your dog shed a few pounds by following these simple steps: Read the feeding guidelines on the back or side of the dog food bag, pouch or can.Measure accurately the amount of food…
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Health Tip: Planning for the End – Pt 3, Grieving

Natasha 08/10/2021 Two weeks before crafting this final section, our fifteen-year-old Samoyed Natasha’s mobility issues got worse.  She started having difficulty getting up from laying on the floor, started walking slower, her rear legs would slide out from underneath her, and she’d intermittently walk kind of sideways like a crab on our twice-daily walks. We’d…
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