Would you be surprised to hear that fall is one of the worst seasons for fleas and ticks? In fact, fleas hit their peak infestation in late summer AND fall, while ticks are active in the early spring to early summer AND all fall. Don't be fooled by that cool autumn air - fleas and ticks will still hitchhike their way into your house during the fall!
Halloween is supposed to be a fun night for everyone to enjoy. While you may think mainly of kids dressed in cute costumes and handing out candy on Halloween night, you should also think of some of the dangers the night poses to your furry friend. Thinking ahead to Halloween dangers will help prevent your dog from getting into some trouble on Halloween night.
Puppies are adorable and a welcome addition to any home with caring, responsible owners. One behavior that is NOT so adorable, however, is the inevitable "pee and poo" accidents on your floor before your pup is housebroken. It's essential for puppies to learn that elimination just anywhere they choose inside the house is not acceptable to you.
We all know humans often suffer from seasonal allergies, and we are, unfortunately, quite familiar with all the misery those allergies can bring! Likewise, our canine companions can be miserable from similar seasonal allergies, as well as have allergic reactions from certain types of foods, pests, and other irritants. It's important to know the symptoms of these various allergies and the best treatment options available.