Old Dog or Old Cat? - Caring for Older Pets

Do you have an Old Dog or Old Cat? Or another aging pet?

We have the latest health and medical news on how to keep your older pets healthy.
We have information and advice on caring for Senior, Older and Aging Dogs, Cats, Birds and Other Pets.   We also have reviews and recommendations on the best products for keeping your senior pets strong and happy through their golden years.So please take a look below at the great articles we have for older pet owners.

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For Animal Lovers Seeking Summer Reading: 4 Book Suggestions

Summer is the perfect time to get your ‘read’ on! Whether you’re off to a lazy day at the beach, a picnic or just lounging at the pool, there’s nothing better than having a good book to past the time. For animal lovers, there’s a extra special treat when that book is about some of your favorite pets and animals.

Busiest Day For Animal Shelters Across The Nation July 5

Sadly, each year hundreds of pets end up in the pound between July 4-5 as a result of being spooked by fireworks, leaving the 5th the busiest day for animal shelters across America. Read about some of the things you can do to alleviate that burden and keep your pets safe in the process, then spread the word!

5 Easy Ways To Create Instant Shade For Your Dogs This Summer

Do you have enough shade in your backyard? Doghouses, while great for keeping out rain and cold, can heat up quickly in summer. Check out these amazing dog lanais that are portable and affordable for keeping your dog cool and shaded this summer.

Lucca: A Military Service Dog For All Seasons

There have been many unspoken heroes among the dogs of war throughout the decades. Below is the story of one special, four-legged soldier who won the hearts of many for her bravery under fire and supreme sacrifice.

The Honest Kitchen: Minimally Processed Pet Foods Offering More Natural Choices

Short of shopping for all the ingredients and preparing a week's worth of nutritional human-grade pet food at a time, how do you ensure your pet's getting the best food you can buy? The Honest Kitchen and other natural pet food suppliers have the answers with healthy, whole foods free of fillers.

12 Hot Weather Safety Tips For Your Pets

Protecting your pet against  the elements of Mother Nature is always important, but keeping your pet cool and safe during the warmer months of the year requires special consideration. Read on for 12 helpful tips and how tos for keeping your pets safe in the summer.

'Athleisure' Wear Has Gone To The Dogs With Max-Bone

Looking for everyday wear doggy duds or even a bow tie for your favorite pooch to slouch around in? Now there's a designer out of L.A. that's creating "modern pieces with a focus on quality and fabrics that are timeless" with pets in mind. Find out who she is and where you can get them here.

Keeping Your Cat Hydrated And Healthy

Do you know how many ounces of fresh water your cats needs to drink each day in order to remain healthy? Chances are you don't. Here's a list of ways to ensure your cat gets the proper amount of hydration in its life each and every day all year round.

Dog Walking: How Long Should Your Pet's Walk Be?

Do you know how much exercise your dog needs? Did you know that certain breeds need more exercise than others and which dogs should avoid certain situations? Find out how often you should walk your dog, the lengths of time they should be walked and whether or not they need additional activity in their lives right here.

5+ Best Pet Beds ...Made With Extra Cushioning And Support

Looking for a great bed for your dog or cat?  You may want to try an orthopedic pet bed. They are helpful for all pets in getting a better nights sleep.  Unlike regular pet beds, an orthopedic bed is especially made to provide support and cushioning for your pet's head, neck, spine, hips, and legs.  Here are 5+ Best Pet Beds we have reviewed and we recommend.