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Acana, Orijen, Nutrisource, PureVita and Fromm Are HERE!!!!!

With the recent acquisition of Chewy.com by Petsmart three major quality manufacturers have announced they will no longer supply product to Chewy.    Champion Pet Foods, NutriSource/PureVita and Fromm have all either already or will soon be severing ties to the online retailer.   This means Acana, Orijen, NutriSource, PureVita and Fromm pet foods will […]

The Appropriate Harness

Back-Clip Harness Back-clip harnesses attach to the leash between shoulders. This type of harness is very comfortable and easy for your dog to walk in, and it is a great option for small dogs and those with throat issues. Another great perk of back-clip harnesses is that the leash is less likely to get tangled […]

Facts on Bully Sticks

#1 fact about bully sticks– They’re 100% Digestible! Bully sticks are made from a single, natural ingredient that is 100% digestible. In fact, in the United States, the USDA regulates the production of bully sticks to ensure they’re made from all-natural ingredients and free of pesticides, dyes and chemicals. The treat is purely beef pizzle; […]

Flying with a Pet?

Flying with a pet? These are the worst things you can do Published May 08, 2017  (iStock) Going on vacation with your best furry friend should be a fun experience. However, getting to your destination can be quite an adventure, especially if your preferred method of travel is by plane. Of course, you want to […]

How Many Times a Day Should I Feed My Dog?

“How many times a day should I feed my dog?”   Active adult dogs will benefit from being fed twice a day. Feeding times should typically be 6-8 hours apart and should be at the same times every day to help establish a consistent potty schedule. Extremely active, hardworking, inactive or dogs with medical issues […]

Beggin Strips or the Real Thing?

Let’s look at a popular “grocery store” treat touted as good for your dog.    Yes, it is made with real bacon.   But first comes Ground wheat, corn gluten meal, wheat flour, water, glycerin, ground yellow corn, sugar, soybean  meal…..and then bacon.    Followed by several chemical preservatives and chemical dyes.     Then consider a healthful […]

Springtime Pet Safety Tips (from ASPCA)

Springtime Safety Tips Spring has sprung, and with the change of season, our thoughts turn to Easter celebrations, spring cleaning and much-needed home improvement projects. Before you embark on seasonal chores or outdoor revelry, take inventory of potential springtime hazards for your furry friends. *If you suspect your pet may have come in contact with […]

Bladder Health from Herbsmith

Bladder Health An animal eats some food The animal’s body digests the food Through digestion, the food is absorbed into the blood stream The process of digestion causes the liver to produce ammonia, which combines with other elements in the body (like carbon, hydrogen & oxygen) creating a by-product called urea nitrogen The kidney concentrates […]