The State of Pet Health 2011 Report has just been released by Banfield Pet Hospitals,
compiled from medical data on 2.1 million dogs and 450,000 cats. The
report lists the trends in dog and cat health, or more appropriate,
disease, observed within the last five years. Should we be surprised
that among other trends, obesity and diabetes is rising in our precious
"if you build it" dogs will come. And if you don't just happen to have a
fire hydrant in your yard, you need not build one; you can buy a
somewhat smaller version of the old-fashioned model just so your dog
will go and pee on it.
.... Just like those for humans, the balls increase stability, core
strength, range of motion, flexibility, neuromuscular facilitation,
sensory and perceptual stimulation, joint alignment and balance control.
.... What first caught my attention about PetCakes was the Pet Party Kit, which comes with appropriate baking pans depending upon whether the host is a dog or cat, the PetCakes mixes, pet invitations, and even a pet party hat!
No, you have NOT seen everything yet! Not, at least until you see these
spinning exercise wheels for your dogs and cats. Not treadmills...
they are so yesterday! Wheels, like way-oversized hamster wheels.