National Pet Obesity Awareness Day

How to Evaluate Your Pet’s Body Condition Score National Pet Obesity Awareness Day falls on October 12, but you should pay attention to your pet’s weight all year long. More than half of the nation’s cats and dogs are considered overweight or obese, which can lead to serious health issues. Overweight pets are at anContinue reading “National Pet Obesity Awareness Day”

How to Spot Signs of Pain in Your Pet

Pets are masters at hiding any vulnerabilities, so it can be tough to tell when they are in pain. September is Animal Pain Awareness Month, so do your pet a favor and learn the following common signs of pain to get them help when they need it. 1: Your pet is slowing down or actingContinue reading “How to Spot Signs of Pain in Your Pet”

Back-to-School Time for Pets: 3 Transition Tips

Making the switch from summer to school can be rough for all family members, four-legged ones included. To help make the back-to-school transition easier for your pet, give the following tips a try. Set up your back-to-school schedule ahead of time Going from a leisurely wake-up time of 10 a.m. to 6 a.m. is aContinue reading “Back-to-School Time for Pets: 3 Transition Tips”