February is Responsible Pet Owners Month

Posted on Jan 26, 2017
February is Responsible Pet Owners Month

When we first think about getting a pet, we think about how cute they are and the joy and companionship they’ll bring to our lives. We might not realize at first that leading a pack also comes with responsibility. Each February has been designated Responsible Pet Owner month to remind us of what exactly is included […]

Seven Ways to Get Fit with Your Pet

Posted on Jan 12, 2017
Seven Ways to Get Fit with Your Pet

In the New Year more than ever, we look at our goals for the future. One of the most common is be healthier and more fit so that we can have a higher quality of life and live longer. It turns out that the goals we have for ourselves also apply to the lives of […]

14 New Year’s Resolutions for You and Your Dog for 2017

Posted on Dec 28, 2016

14 New Year’s Resolutions for You and Your Dog for 2017 Learn portion control: Research the proper amount of food for your dog’s weight and activity level and measure out exact portions and use a regular feeding schedule to get overeating under control. Get more exercise: Set a goal of at least three 20 minute […]

Keep Your Pets Safe During the Holidays

Posted on Dec 19, 2016
Keep Your Pets Safe During the Holidays

  We’re not in the business of scaring anyone. But we care about animals. So we put together this quick list of what to watch out for during this busy holiday season to keep your pet safe. First, try to keep your pet’s eating and exercise habits as close to their normal routine as possible. […]

Holiday Gift Ideas for Your Dog

Posted on Dec 9, 2016
Holiday Gift Ideas for Your Dog

During this time of the year we can get so busy trying to find just the right gift for our human friends and family that our canine friends get overlooked. Run Those Dogs owner Jen Sewell has put together a quick list of her favorites that will make great gifts for your best friend. Most […]

Titer Testing and Vaccination

Posted on Nov 28, 2016
Titer Testing and Vaccination

Similar to the controversy over human vaccinations, there is ongoing disagreement about vaccinations for our pets. Most agree that vaccinations have real benefits and have saved millions of pet lives, but many experts also believe pets are over vaccinated. Some vaccines may cause allergic reactions or side effects in healthy animals and those with a compromised immune […]

Hemp Seed Oil in Natural Pet Care

Posted on Nov 16, 2016
Hemp Seed Oil in Natural Pet Care

Medicinal marijuana is increasingly used to treat the symptoms of human maladies like cancer, seizures, joint pain, and anxiety. There has also been a boost in hemp seed oil use for treatment of a range of ailments in companion animals. In both cats and dogs, hemp seed oil has been used to treat seizure disorders, […]

Fleas: The Questions and Answers You Need to Know

Posted on Dec 17, 2014
Fleas: The Questions and Answers You Need to Know

Biting, itching, bothersome fleas are more than just a nuisance; they can wreak havoc in your home and be disastrous to your pets’ health. Getting rid of fleas isn’t easy, but flea prevention takes only a few seconds a month. Here’s what you need to know for a happy home and healthy pets. What are […]

Traveling with Your Dog

Posted on Dec 17, 2014
Traveling with Your Dog

From family vacations to family relocation’s, there are many times when leaving the dog at home just isn’t going to fly. If Fido is in good physical and mental health for travel, follow these tips for a hassle-free trip and a happy dog too. Getting ready Check your tags: Before leaving on a trip, be […]

Pet Colds: Symptoms and Treatments

Posted on Feb 24, 2014

Pet Colds: Symptoms and Treatments It’s that time of year again, it’s sniffling, sneezing, coughing and wheezing cold and flu season. You aren’t the only one who can catch a cold though; dogs and cats are also susceptible to this bug. In most cases, cats and dogs can’t catch a cold from you, but they […]