Pet Flea Treatment Not Working?

Pet Flea Treatment Not Working? 5 Questions to Ask Yourself

By | Pet Care, Pet Health

Are you a dog or cat owner wondering what to do about fleas? Are you frustrated because you’re still seeing fleas even after regular applications of flea prevention products? There are several reasons for persistent flea infestations even if you’re using a flea treatment product that should be effective. Ask yourself the following questions.   1) Are You Applying the…

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Your Pet Has an Abscess. Now what?

Your Pet Has an Abscess. Now what?

By | Pet Care, Pet Emergency, Pet Health

An abscess is an accumulation of pus that has built up within bodily tissues and is usually the result of bacterial infection. Abscesses can occur in several places in an animal’s body. They vary in size from quite small to very large, and are not always visible to a pet owner. They are often extremely painful and when touched may…

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5 Reasons Your Cat is Aggressive

5 Reasons Your Cat is Aggressive

By | Pet Behavior, Pet Care

Sometimes even the most well-mannered feline may suddenly turn into a little tiger and bite or claw you. It’s ok to relieve your feelings with some choice words, but after calming down you need to understand why your cuddly pet turned into an aggressive cat. Here are five reasons for cat aggression. 1. Overstimulation You’re enjoying a petting session when…

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What Do I Do When My Dog is Constipated?

What Do I Do When My Dog is Constipated?

By | Pet Health

Your dog is constipated if he’s having difficulty in pooping. Much like dog owners, older dogs are more prone to constipation, although it can happen at any dog age. If your dog is constipated, he will feel very uncomfortable. Extended periods of constipation may lead to lethargy, vomiting, loss of appetite, and serious health concerns.   How do I Tell…

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Is It Serious If My Cat Sneezes?

Is It Serious If My Cat Sneezes?

By | Pet Health

My cat keeps sneezing. Is it okay? Or is she sick? Cats, like humans, sneeze. Sneezing is a reflexive action when something tickles or irritates the inside of the nose. Usually, sneezing is harmless and not a cause for concern. Allergies, Toothaches, and Objects Cats can suffer from allergies, although they tend to have itchy skin more often than sneezing….

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Some Plants Can Make Your Cat Sick

Some Plants Can Make Your Cat Sick

By | Pet Emergency

As a cat owner, you know that your cat likes to chew on plants. This may seem strange because you also know that cats are primarily carnivores. It’s not really known for sure why cats do this, but it may be they need certain nutrients or fiber provided by plants. What is known, however, is that some plants will make…

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My Pet Swallowed Something Weird. Does It Need Pet Surgery?

My Pet Swallowed Something Weird. Does It Need Surgery?

By | Pet Emergency

Dogs and cats chew or swallow just about anything they can get in their mouths. Their reasons vary. Cats often find any kind of string irresistible. Many dogs love the smell of your dirty underwear and socks. Most of the time, pets regard a found object as something to play with and accidentally swallow it. Occasionally, your pet might be…

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