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Keeping Your Pets Safe Around Houseplants

If you’re here because your animal is exhibiting concerning symptoms, call your veterinarian immediately or visit the ASPCA’s Animal Poison Control database These days, it can seem...
Curious cat near the leaf of a house plant. Learn more about pet friendly indoor plants.

Is My Dog Depressed?

Has your dog lost its happy, tail-wagging attitude lately As a pet owner, you might be surprised to learn that your pet could be depressed But how can you know for sure And what do you do...
Image of a depressed dog. Learn more about dog depression.

What Your Dog’s Sounds Are Telling You

Your dog makes a lot of sounds that can be hard to translate At times these sounds may be confusing –to you as a pet owner Once you understand what your pup is trying to say, however,...
What Your Dog’s Sounds Are Telling You. What does a dog yelping mean.

Can Pets Spread the COVID-19 Virus?

As news about coronavirus COVID-19 continues to develop, it’s caused some pet owners to worry if their pet could transmit the virus or even become ill But so far, the news is good for...
Man petting dog. What are the symptoms of coronavirus in dogs?

Can My Dog Get Lyme Disease?

Lyme Disease is probably the most well-known tick-borne illness, for good reason: Carried by the black-legged tick (also known as a deer tick), more than 200,000 cases of the disease are...
Tick embedded in dog fur. Learn what to do when treating lyme disease in dogs.

How to Naturally Treat Fleas and Ticks

Fleas and ticks are a big nuisance for pets and their owners, and can carry a number of serious diseases The best way to prevent them from wreaking havoc on your pet – and in your home...
how to naturally treat fleas and ticks

Can wild turkeys keep your yard free of ticks?

According to Wild Birds Unlimited, an adult turkey is one of the most voracious tick predators around, and an individual may eat 200 or more of these little critters in a given day The...
Wild turkey that may be able to control the tick population in your yard

What to know before flea bombing

When fleas overtake every nook and cranny of your home, the most effective way to eliminate them is with a flea bomb or fogger While using a bomb or fogger in your house can be a...
Image of a living room in need of a flea bomb.