pets

Know the Secret on Easy to Get Healthy Dog Treats

We often make a mistake where we feel that human treats will be fit for dogs as well. This is a very highly erroneous concept and is an idea that can make the dog quite sick. The ideal way to snack your dog is by consulting the vet and then looking for perfectly healthy dog treats that will be beneficial for the health of your beloved pet. Let us look at some of the healthy dog treats that can be given to dogs between their meal times as appreciation of their good behavior. Home-made Healthy

How to Protect Your Pets Before, During and After the Storm

Hurricane season is here and we can expect severe weather in the coming months. Often overlooked when families are prepping for stormy weather are their pets. During Hurricane Katrina, more than 100,000 pets were left behind when their owners evacuated New Orleans. President George W. Bush signed the Pets Evacuation and Transportation Standards (PETS) Act in 2006 requiring state and local municipalities to include pets and service animals in their preparedness plans. However, during last year’s

10 Dog Breeds With the Most Joint Problems

“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” -Anatole France Human beings are affectionate to animals and when it comes to loving their pets; they are no less than a member of the family. Pet owners often find it hard to see their innocent pets suffer who are unable to express their pain. One of the common problems that dog owners face is to see their pets fight against joint problem issues. Yes, arthritis is a common problem among dogs and there are some

Everything You Need to Know About Heartworms in Dogs

Heartworms are a type of parasitic organism that lives inside the heart and lung arteries of cats and dogs and grows by feeding on the surrounding blood. It’s an easily preventable, yet very costly and difficult disease to treat. In some severe cases, the parasite can grow to around 30cm long and around 2cm thick, with a population of more than 200 individuals. Heartworms offspring are also known as Microfilariae and can be found throughout the infected pet’s blood. How does it spread? Heartworm

The World’s Richest Pets

We do love our pets as much as our friends and kin. Because animals and especially dogs give back unwavering and unconditional love and trust for life.  So, it is not unexpected how over the years few of the cats, dogs and few other loving pets have inherited millions from their owners. Studies show it is no surprise how people write away huge inheritance for their pets. We, humans, get some bad experiences in life with fellow folks that the trust is lost and its difficult to be placed

How to: Living in the City with a Pup

Dogs don’t need a big backyard to lead a happy, healthy life, but living in an urban environment does provide unique challenges and circumstances of pet parenting. Healthy Paws Pet Insurance has put together 4 tips to consider with a dog in the big city: The best dog breeds for apartments Take into consideration personality and energy level when choosing a breed or mix to bring into an urban environment. Some breeds that typically do well include (*Full list below):
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