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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Here are some of our most popular articles related to caring for older pets:
Chances are you are feeding your cat junk food. I'm sure it's not intentional. Maybe you don't know that the dry foods with the fish shapes and bright colors are like cocaine to your cat. A few bites of his cat kibble will make his blood sugar jump sky high, because he does not have the enzymes necessary to digest starch. It's BAD for him, and it causes all kinds of illnesses, long term.
The winter of our discontent is definitely upon us. This year’s uninterrupted successive number of snowstorms
and freezing temps have made bearing the elements a challenge for man
and beast. While wildlife might have it in their DNA to instinctively
know how to brave a blustery harsh winter, our pets, without our
intervention are another story entirely!
For anyone who remembers Paul Anka’s ballad dedicated to Annette Funicello back in the 1960s, or the revival
by Donny Osmond in the the 70s, the term 'puppy love' refers to young
love often experienced by sweethearts in their adolescence. While
sometimes used in a derogatory fashion associated with infatuation,
Sigmund Freud was far from underestimating the power and the proverbial
durability of one’s first love.
Down through the ages, man’s best friend has often filled the role of ’sidekick,’ whether it be the family dog, a
guard dog or a member of a police squad’s K-9 Unit. But, most recently
that term took on a more literal meaning. In a new initiative that
includes sidecars, doggles (doggie goggles) and road trips, ’sidecar
dogs’ are becoming the new rage.
As the whole world learned of the devastating terrorist attacks inflicted on the Charlie Hebdo’s office in Paris, little was reported about the affects on one lone canine. Actually it wasn’t until January 16 that France’s Le Monde newspaper released a very heart-warming story of an unreported survivor of the shootings.
This is the kind of story that urban legends are made of -- and yet having been picked up by major media outlets
-- it appears to be true. One very loyal German Shepherd by the name of
Capitán won't allow even death to separate him from his master. Seven
years ago, when Miguel Guzmán died in 2007, his dog was not only able to
seek out his cemetery, but he also sleeps on top his grave stone
You and your pets are at your most comfortable at home, but if you
haven’t been careful with keeping toxic common household items far away
from fuzzy, feathered and scaly family members, you’re asking for
trouble. Here’s some simple tips to avoid having to take Fido to get his