TUESDAY , JULY 09 , 2019

Animal & Pets

8 Ways to Keep Kids Safe from Dog Bites

8 Ways to Keep Kids Safe from Dog Bites

Biting is every dog owner and parent’s worst nightmare. Follow these easy tips to make sure your child knows how to play safely with dogs of all sizes. Keeping Kids Safe Around Dogs Dogs can make great playmates for kids. Here’s how to minimize your child’s chances of being bitten by one of them: 1. Respect Your Dog Children should be taught to respect their pets; this includes not disturbing

10 Dog-Friendly Vacation Destinations

10 Dog-Friendly Vacation Destinations

Searching for a great getaway spot, but worried about leaving Spot behind? Why not bring your dog with you on vacation and stay at a resort, bed-and-breakfast or hotel designed to pamper both you and your pooch? Here are 10 paws-itively prime U.S. hotel recommendations for dogs and their owners Captain Jefferds Inn, Kennebunkport, ME If a bed-and-breakfast is more to your liking, the Captain Jefferds Inn is a place

Top 10 Animals that Attack Pets

Top 10 Animals that Attack Pets

Your pet is more vulnerable than you may realize to a deadly attack by a wild animal. Here are 10 common animal attackers, along with advice on what you can do to protect your pet from their dangers 1. Coyotes Every summer, many pet cats and dogs go missing because of these fierce creatures. Contrary to what many suburbanites believe, coyotes are found all over North America and make their

How to Choose Dog Training Classes

How to Choose Dog Training Classes

Until the mid 1990s, dog training was by and large the domain of pet owners. Since then, signing the family pooch up for training classes has become as important as finding them the right diet and veterinarian Celebrity trainers have helped dog training grow into a massive industry. Their 30-minute segments sometimes make the process seem like magic. But is celebrity status really what matters when it comes to choosing

4 Things You Should Know About Your Vet

4 Things You Should Know About Your Vet

They’re your pet’s healthcare provider, but how much do you really know about their treatment practices? Here are four interesting things about veterinarians that may have you looking at them in a different light Pet Doctor Care The treatment your veterinarian and their vet technicians provide is worth the price you must pay.  Often you’re finishing up with the vet when the receptionist delivers the good news: The bill is ready for