Blog Entries - October 2014

A Good Bite of Flea Information for You!

Posted on: October 29, 2014
What Are Fleas? With nearly 2,000 species and subspecies, fleas thrive in warm, humid environments, and feed on the blood of their hosts. Dogs play host to the cat flea (Ctenocephalides felis), whose dark brown or black body is usually one to three read more …

A Couple Cat Grooming Tips for You:)

Posted on: October 21, 2014
  Brushing Short-Haired Cats   With a metal comb, work the brush through your cat’s fur from head to tail to remove dirt and debris. Make sure to work along the lie of her fur, brushing in the direction the coat grows. If you brush in the read more …

Trick or Treating Time!

Posted on: October 15, 2014
-Here are a few tips to help your pet have a safe Trick or Treating season. 1. No tricks, no treats: That bowl of candy is for trick-or-treaters, not for Scruffy and Fluffy. Chocolate in all forms—especially dark or baking chocolate—can be very read more …

Autumn Safety Tips

Posted on: October 8, 2014
Ah, fall—there's nothing like crisp, cool air, the first months of school and luscious foliage to get you excited for the changing seasons. Your pet, too, is probably welcoming the break from hot, sticky weather. But pet parents, beware—fall is read more …