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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Protect Your Dog's Vision With These 4 Supplements

A dog's vision can begin to deteriorate with health problems and age, but it's important to monitor your pup's vision health throughout his life. These 4 supplements can help improve the overall health of your dog's life, to lower the chances of potential vision problems and to improve any eye problems they may be suffering from now.

New Fitness Tracker For Dogs To Help Keep Fido In Shape

Dogs and cats in the U.S. are grossly overweight and sleep more hours than humans. We bet you'll be surprised at the numbers on either statistic. A new fitness tracker designed to be used with a smartphone wants to change all that and get your pooch up and running again.

5 Best Beds For Large Dogs And Older Pets

Looking for the best bed for your older, injured, or large-size dog or cat? You may want to try an orthopedic bed. An orthopedic bed is especially made to provide support for your pet's head, neck, spine, hips, and legs. You should start looking for an orthopedic bed for small and medium size dogs when they are between 5 and 10 years old, depending on their weight (the heavier the dog, the more likely he will need a more supportive bed) and physical disabilities. Most large to extra large dogs should sleep on orthopedic beds all their lives. Here are 5 of the best orthopedic dog beds on the market, all evaluated by dogs themselves, and even one very special supportive cat bed!

4 Things You Must Know About Dental Cleanings For Dogs And Cats

Are you taking proper care of your dog's or cat's teeth? According to veterinarian sources, 85 percent of all pets have periodontal disease by the time they are 3 years of age. Here's some key information you need in order to keep your cats and dog healthy.

Who Will Be the Next PPOTUS (Presidential Pet(s) of the United States)?

A lot of speculation has been directed towards the GOP and Democratic contenders for the number one seat in the land. But what about their household pets (or lack thereof) that may or may not be taking up residency alongside them? Do you judge a presidential candidate differently based on whether or not he or she is a pet-owner?

10 Heated Products To Keep Your Pets Toasty This Winter

You would think that K & H Pet Products, like cave men and women back in the day, just discovered fire... well, heat anyway.  The company has gone loopy making heated blankets, beds, mats, bowls, and even perches and pond defrosters for your visiting birds!  These new items all make great gifts for your favorite animal and winged friends this holiday season.

 


Pet Obesity: Is Your Pet Overweight?

According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, roughly 55 percent of dogs and cats in the United States are overweight or obese.

Sleeping With Pets: Is There Really Anything Wrong With It? The Pros And Cons

Sleeping with pets, should you or shouldn't you? There are a lot of pros and cons to sleeping with your pets. Find out just how bad or good for you it can really be right here.

Dog Sweaters: Fun or Function?

Besides the playful side of the animal fashion trend, are dog coats really necessary? Depending on the breed of dog and where you live, yes, dog sweaters or dog clothes can be very much necessary.

Pet Boarding For The Holidays Offer All-Inclusive Packages

If you're looking for places to entrust your pet or pets to this holiday season, you might want to consider all-inclusive pet boarding options that take a majority of the worry out of the decision.