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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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.

Scientists Investigate Potential Life-Extending Drug For Dogs

There's an exciting new drug being experimented with that may have the potential to add years to your dog's life.

Michael Vick’s ‘Vicktory Dogs’ are ‘The Champions’ In New Documentary

Nothing could ever right the wrongs perpetrated by NFL quarterback Michael Vick and his now infamous dog fighting matches of 2007 -- even though he was caught and pleaded guilty to animal cruelty charges. One has to only wonder why he wasn't brought to justice sooner as surely the name: ‘Bad Newz Kennels’ should have been a tip-off to the authorities.

Golden Retriever Lifetime Study May Hold Answers To Canine Cancer

More than 70 million dogs live in the U.S.  According to the Morris Animal Foundation, half of those dogs beyond the age of 10 will die of cancer. The Morris Animal Foundation wants to change that.

Ten Simple Ideas For Organizing Pet Supplies

When you need your pet’s hairbrush, do you end up searching through the whole house for it? When you find it, is it under the bed or worse in the refrigerator vegetable drawer? If so, you need help and if not, you probably still could do better. Read on for ten pretty cool ideas on organizing pet supplies.


Smart Pet Love Snuggle Pets - Stuffed Animals That Comfort Your Pet

Do you have a nervous dog or cat or maybe one that just needs some extra comfort and tlc?  Try out these amazing behavioral toys, Smart Pet Love Snuggle Puppies and/or Kitties.

Method Canine Actor Uggie’s Next Role Is Heaven Bound

Who doesn’t remember Lassie, Toto and Rin Tin Tin? Now, right up there with those celebrated dog actors of the past is Uggie, the Jack Russell terrier who starred in the Oscar-winning film, The Artist. After battling prostate cancer for some time, he was quietly put to sleep on August 7th at the age of 13.