How Hot is Too Hot for Dogs?

  The Effects of Summer Weather On Your Pet As we enter the thick of summer, the sun is shining brighter, and days are getting hotter. A big question pet owners have is “how hot is too hot for my dog?” Well, just think how hot that blacktop driveway or the sandy beach is for […]

Your Guide to World Spay Day

  What is World Spay Day? World Spay Day is an annual campaign that aims to decrease stray pet populations by increasing awareness of the importance of spaying and neutering programs. It is an opportunity to educate pet owners and caretakers on the importance and benefits of sterilization. It joins everyone around the world in […]

Let’s Talk About Canine Cough

What Is Kennel Cough & How Is It Spread? Canine Cough, commonly known as Kennel Cough, is an upper respiratory infection that is easily spread from one dog to another.     Your dog is more likely to contract Canine Cough in a large group of his peers, much like common illnesses in humans. A […]

What is clicker training?

Clicker training is part of the positive reinforcement method that uses a marker to let your pooch know precisely when to do the things you want them to. The training uses a marker that creates a sound as a way to mark a moment. This clicker can be anything from a noisemaker device to snapping […]

What is bite inhibition?

Bite inhibition refers to the dog’s ability to control the pressure of their mouth when biting. Canines bite for many reasons, and we all know that they do it often. Pups can bite when they’re feeling threatened or when they’re playing around. Teaching your dog proper bite inhibition can help keep them safe and others […]

What is lyme disease?

Lyme disease or Lyme borreliosis is one of the most common canine illness that is caused by ticks. The illness can be transmitted to both humans and animals. The bacteria agent that causes the infection, called Borrelia Burgdorferi, can transmit to dogs via an infected blacklegged or also known as the deer tick, commonly found […]

What is leptospirosis?

Leptospirosis is an infectious disease caused by the Leptospira bacteria, which can seriously injure the liver and kidney. Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease(can spread from animals to humans), which are found in soil and water. The most common reservoirs of the disease are wild animals such as rodents. Dogs can be infected by contact of […]