Monday, September 21, 2020


All About Healthy Pets: Pet Care, Veterinarian Advice, Dog & Cat Health Tips, Pet Supplies, Dog & Cat Tips. Plus much more.

Poison & Pets: Hidden Dangers Lurk In Human Medicine

(PET CARE) Lurking in the seemingly harmless bottle of Ibuprofen is a dangerous poison for pets. Many medicines made for people are not safe for pets, even in low doses. Discover what common medicines can be fatal for animals and make sure to always check with a vet before medicating your pet. — Global Animal

Avoid Winter Woes: 6 Tips To Protect Your Pup’s Skin

(DOGS/PET CARE) When the winter cold comes in, so does dry, irritated, itchy skin--and not just for humans. Here are six helpful tips on how to protect your dog from the ravages of winter skin damage. — Global Animal
Cold Weather Can Be Dangerous For Pets So Here Is How To Keep Pets Safe and Warm

Tail-Wagging Tips To Keep Your Pet Healthy During Winter

(PET CARE) Certain animals may like to play in the snow, but chilly weather can present health hazards for your pet. Here are some tips to keep your pet safe and healthy during winter. — Global Animal

Doggy Don’ts: No More Jumping On People!

(DOGS/PET CARE) Having trouble keeping your pooch's paws on the floor? Not only can jumping be a nuisance, but it can be dangerous too. Here are some tips to teach your dog to not jump on people. — Global Animal

Don’t Be A Bird Brain! What To Feed Your Pet Bird

(BIRDS/PET CARE) Feeding a pet bird isn't as easy as it may seem. Keep your pet healthy, safe, and happy by following these tips on caring for your bird's dietary needs. — Global Animal

Apps Keep Pets Happy, Active & Even Quiet?

It seems like there's an app for everything these days, so why should our pets be any different? Check out the most useful apps here that help out if your pet gets poisoned or if you need to find the nearest dog park.

5 Tips For Bringing Home A New Cat

(PET CARE/CATS) Welcoming a new cat into your home can pose a number of challenges. Here are some tips to help make the transition as smooth as possible. – Global Animal

Be Prepared: Emergency Plan For Your Pets

(PET CARE) The effects of Tropical Storm Harvey this past week are a sobering reminder of how everything can change in a moment. This begs the question: How prepared are you for a natural disaster? Here is an excellent article for pet guardians on what we need to know and do—including a pet first aid checklist—to care for our furry family members in the event of an emergency. – Global Animal
Walking your dog daily is very important to its health. Photo Credit:

Skip The Gym Membership, Adopt A Dog Instead!

(LIFE WITH PETS/DOGS) Looking to get more exercise? Don't get a gym membership or a treadmill – adopt a canine walking companion instead. People who walk their dogs are more likely to get moderate to vigorous exercise than people who walk with other people, or not at all. Read on about one of many reasons that pets make us healthier.  — Global Animal
Infants living in homes with pets are less likely to have health issues. Photo Credit: Solosana/Dreamstime

Taking Baby Steps: How To Introduce Your Pet & New Baby

(CATS AND DOGS/PET SAFETY) Are you expecting a baby? When a new baby is brought home to meet the family pet, the animal may not be too happy about sharing attention with the new addition. Read on to learn how to avoid jealousy in your cat or dog, and create a smooth transition for everyone. — Global Animal

How To Potty Train Your New Puppy

(PUPPIES/PETS) Bringing home a new puppy means lots and lots of diligent training. One of the biggest challenges of caring for a new puppy involves training him/her to go potty outside, instead of on the rug. Here are some helpful tips on how to housetrain your dog.— Global Animal

How To Crate Train Your Dog

(DOGS/PET CARE) Crate training a dog can help in the process of housetraining, and can keep your dog feeling safe and happy during frightening events like fireworks or thunderstorms. Not to mention, it can also protect your belongings from a curious puppy's mouth. Read on to learn how to crate train your dog. — Global Animal
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Just What The Doctor Ordered: Pet First Aid Essentials

(CATS AND DOGS/PET CARE) Are you prepared to care for your pet if he or she gets hurt? Here is a list of essential supplies to have on hand in a pet first aid kit. — Global Animal
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Adopting A Kitten? 10 Tips For A Purrfect Feline!

(CATS/PET CARE) Is there anything sweeter than a kitten? Before you choose to adopt a cat, read below for the top 10 kitten care dos and don'ts. — Global Animal