Manage Spring Shedding Season

A few steps can make this spring’s shedding season more manageable. An interesting article came my way last week that I wanted to reflect upon. Every time people talk about ‘spring cleaning,’ pet owners know that its time for ‘spring shedding cleaning!’ There are ways...
Start ’em Young! Why Groom your Puppy!

Start ’em Young! Why Groom your Puppy!

Training a puppy to learn to be still during grooming is an essential part of their training. For most people, dog grooming is essential because this keeps your dog looking great. But grooming is for a dog’s health as well as their appearance. This is why you...

The Benefits of Grooming

Grooming your pets is loving your pets! Bubbles and Bows Pet Grooming gives some general thoughts about why grooming is so important. Why do I do what I do? Because I LOVE ANIMALS! The fact that I can make a career out of loving people’s pets is amazing. So...

Grieving the Loss of a Pet

No one wants to think about the loss of a pet if they have not yet experienced this. And if you have experienced this you likely want to forget the experience. Losing a pet is like losing a member of the family. And if there are other pets, they lose a close companion...
Pet Stories

Pet Stories

Who doesn’t love a good pet story? We love these 10 stories from our friends at Best Friends and we think you will too! Do you have a fun pet story to share? Please tell us your story in the comments section below. Stacy & Donna...

Cat Grooming

In between grooming it is important to keep up your cat’s care. His or her nails, fur, and flea prevention. This article from ASPCA details the necessary steps to caring for your cat in between professional grooming....
Selecting a Dog Groomer

Selecting a Dog Groomer

Selecting a dog groomer can be a tedious job – it is important to to find a groomer you feel comfortable with, can afford and that your pet is content with. PetMD has some recommendations on how to select a pet groomer. Here is an article with 5 steps to...
How Will Fleas Effect My Dog?

How Will Fleas Effect My Dog?

Parasites are “freeloaders” that live in or on another creature. Fleas are the most common external parasite found on dogs and cats. Although fleas are more likely to be a problem during warm weather months, they can also cause problems during cooler seasons due to...

Reasons Why Your Dog Keeps Licking His Paws

It is very frustrating when you watch your dog incessantly and obsessively licking his paws, especially when he loses interest in everything around him. There are specific reasons for this behavior, and it is up to you, as the owner, to try to figure out what the...
Why It’s Important to Keep Dog’s Nails Trimmed

Why It’s Important to Keep Dog’s Nails Trimmed

How to Get your Dog’s Nails Shorter. Long nails can lead to a multitude of problems. When you allow the nails to grow too long, they become frail and easy to fracture.  Since long nails allow the quick to grow along with the nail, it can lead to pain, bleeding and...