Did you know that boarding your pet doesn’t have to be stressful for you or your furry companion? The days of dropping your pet off to stay in a small, steel kennel are long gone. Now boarding includes spacious, well-lit living spaces that offer your pets great plenty of great views outside their accommodations and […]
Grooming is just a fancy bath, right? Absolutely not! Bathing accomplishes the basic tasks of cleaning your pet’s coat and trimming nails and cleaning ears. While a good bath goes a long way, grooming provides those extra measures designed to really pamper your pet. Grooming also provides services not available with a traditional bath. Our groomers can […]
Many animal lovers don’t know the signs of pet allergies because dogs and cats show different reactions to some of the same things we’re allergic to. Grass pollen, for example, makes lots of people sneeze and experience watering eyes. That same pollen, it turns out, can make a dog’s feet itch.
Depending on the type of […]
For most of my life, there were pets around in some form or another. As a kid on a farm, we mainly had two or three dogs as companions and three or four cats on hand to maintain the rodent population numbers to a manageable size. That’s the way it was until I became a […]
We’ve all heard the familiar pleas: “Can we get a dog?” “I want a dog, look how cute he is!” Dogs are tons of fun and having a canine companion is great, but what’s involved with owning a dog can catch a person off guard. Every year at this time, animal shelters see a surge […]
Kelly Serfas, a Certified Veterinary Technician in Bethlehem, PA, contributed to this article.
Myth: “My cat is too old for anesthesia”
You should think twice when your friend or the internet tells you that your cat is too old or sick for anesthesia, and don’t be afraid to seek out an expert about this concern. If your cat […]
I’ll be honest; it’s all I ever wanted to do. When I was young, you could often find me reading a book. I loved all kinds of books about animals. I read almost all of Walter Farley’s Black Stallion books, I read Misty of Chincoteague, I read dog books. When I got a little older, […]
Common Myths……….and the Facts
“My pet will get fat and lazy if I neuter him/her!”
-In truth, most pets gain weight and become lazy because the owners feed their pet too much or the wrong types of food and do not give them enough exercise.
“It is better for my pet to have one litter first.”
-Medical evidence shows […]
Have you ever watched a couple dancing that seemed to be connected by an invisible force?
Or have you ever been doing chores with your spouse hand in hand with a natural rhythm? And maybe you notice your toddler has stepped in to help you as effortlessly as someone who has done it a million times.
If you need to leave your dog in a boarding kennel while you’re away on vacation or a business trip, it’s important to do your research to find the one that best suits your needs. Not every kennel provides the same services. Some facilities are very basic and others have extra amenities. Here are some tips […]