Author: wapiti

5 Ways to Keep Your Cat Healthy All Winter Long

Winters can be long, cold, and miserable, so we’re especially grateful for our furry friends who keep us company when we’re stuck indoors! After all, is there any better feeling than curling up on the couch with your cat by your side? Unfortunately, it’s not all fun and games (or fun and relaxing) at this… Read more »

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5 Ways to Keep Your Dog Well This Winter

Are you shaking in your boots just thinking of going outside in this cold weather? Imagine how your dog must feel when she sticks her nose outdoors! Frigid temperatures and damp or icy conditions can be dangerous for pets and present quite the challenge when it comes to keeping your canine companion in tip-top shape…. Read more »

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Can Cats Catch the Flu?

Winter is here! And so is flu season. With this time of year comes a whole host of unpleasant symptoms like uncontrollable coughing, fever, and a runny nose. Have you ever noticed your cat sniffling and worried about whether or not he could end up suffering from those same symptoms? Have you coughed near your… Read more »

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How to Keep Your Dog’s Joints Healthy in the Winter

What’s your favorite activity to do with your dog? Hiking? Hunting? A game of fetch? Those fun times require a wide range of movements from your furry friend like running, digging, and jumping. For all of that to go smoothly, your canine’s joints need to work correctly. Supporting dog joint health is essential in pups… Read more »

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How to Tell if Your Pet Has a Fever

As much as we may wish our pets could magically stay healthy and happy forever, the truth is that sometimes they get sick just like humans do. Unlike people, our furry friends don’t have the option of swallowing an Advil or calling the doctor when they don’t feel well. Fever is just one symptom of… Read more »

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4 Cold Weather Tips for Cats

Depending on your area of the country, your winter weather might range from pleasantly cool to downright freezing. Imagine how much those temperature changes can affect a cat that can’t just pull on a fluffy jacket or take a hot shower to warm up! What’s a cat owner to do in the face of oncoming… Read more »

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Can Dogs Get a Cold?

As winter rolls around and temperatures drop, you might notice a number of your friends, family, and coworkers coming down with colds. You’ve probably come down with your fair share yourself! But have you ever wondered about your canine companion? Do dogs come down with a cold the same way people do? We’ve got answers…. Read more »

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Ginseng: Your Dog’s Ticket to Optimal Health

Plants and herbs are the foundation of today’s modern medicine. Cultures around the globe have been using ingredients that they’ve found in nature to relieve their common ailments since the beginning of time. When it was discovered how well these plants could benefit humans, the conclusion was eventually made that the same plants that were… Read more »

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What to Do If Your Pet Eats Holiday Candy

The holidays are a time for celebration, but they can also bring a large amount of potentially dangerous foods into your home. Sugary Halloween treats and wintry holiday chocolates could pose a threat to your pet that you may not see coming. Even if your dog or cat is well-trained, some things may prove too… Read more »

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