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Why Does My Dog Sniff Everything

Why Does My Dog Sniff Everything?

Why Does My Dog Sniff Everything? Frustrating Stops During Our Daily Walks Is your dog driving you nuts by sniffing everything on walks? The American Kennel Club explains, “...their noses are far more powerful than ours. Humans have only 5–6 million scent receptors in our noses. Depending on the breed, dogs have up to 100...
Truth or Myth Little Dogs Don’t Know They’re Little

Truth or Myth? Little Dogs Don’t Know They’re Little

Truth or Myth? Little Dogs Don’t Know They’re Little Do dogs know who the “big dog” really is? A common comment made by chihuahua owners is, “My dog thinks he’s as big as your German Shepherd!” It’s a comment made by man small dog owners. But is it true? In 2019, a fascinating study was...
My Animal’s Coat Is Too Hot

My Animal’s Coat Is Too Hot!

My Animal’s Coat Is Too Hot! Grooming for 2022 Summer Heat With 2022 heatwaves impacting much of the world, it’s important to pay attention to the impact on our animals. How would you feel having to walk around in 100-degree heat while wearing a thick, furry coat? You might be surprised to know that keeping...
Aussie’s Summer Pet Safety Reminders

Aussie’s Summer Pet Safety Reminders

Aussie’s Summer Pet Safety Reminders July 30th was National Friendship Day and a great time to think about your very best friends, the wonderful pets that make up your extended family. With the heat of summer upon us, here are some reminders to help keep your four-legged buddies safe and happy. Never, ever leave your dog...
Subscribe & Save

Subscribe & Save

Subscribe & Save Getting your pet food through various delivery services is becoming increasingly popular. The COVID-19 pandemic ushered in exponential growth in home delivery services. In addition to Amazon deliveries, many animal clinics begin to offer this service as did several pet stores. So what are the pros and cons? Depending on your area,...
Three Tips for Off-Leash Freedom

Three Tips for Off-Leash Freedom

Three Tips for Off-Leash Freedom Once your dog has all of their vaccinations, it may be time to take them out for an “off-leash” experience. Many areas today have parks designed to let your furry friend run and play without their leash. This is an opportunity to meet other dogs, run more freely, and enjoy...
5 Important Pet Relationships

5 Important Pet Relationships

5 Important Pet Relationships Your pet and your family, neighbors, friends, vet, and groomer… FAMILY members develop unique relationships with pets…and it’s important that they do. When animals don’t feel welcome, familiar, or loved by any one person, they will often act out. For example, when families bring new babies home, the American Kennel Club...
Safely Enjoying Independence Day with Your Pets

Safely Enjoying Independence Day with Your Pets

Safely Enjoying Independence Day with Your Pets July 4th is a day of celebration for all Americans. The fireworks, the food, the fun, and the excitement, they’re all part of celebrating our nation’s birthday. All of these time-honored traditions are wonderful for people, but may not be too great for our four-legged friends. Aussie Pet...
Meeting Your Neighbor’s Dog

Meeting Your Neighbor’s Dog

Meeting Your Neighbor’s Dog When people take their dogs for a walk, they often deal with the dogs wanting to interact with each other. However, while some dogs are socially friendly, others can be socially aggressive. No one wants to see a dog fight break out, so here are Five Tips When Meeting the Neighbor’s...
Playful Pets Can Keep Us Young

Playful Pets Can Keep Us Young

Playful Pets Can Keep Us Young When we first bring a kitten or puppy into our home, their energy is infectious. We spend hours enjoying their playful nature. We devote significant effort harnessing their natural instincts as we train them to play fetch, chase toys, or lovingly pounce while we wrestle with them. How do...