I was sent a bottle of Splash Plus Clear Skin Shampoo to try out on my black Lab, Junior. Junior and his rescue brother Jake travel all over the country with us each year for our annual pet adoption tour: Get Your Licks on Route 66®. So many different climates to be exposed to and Junior seems to be bothered the most with itching.
Recently he had be scratching, we call it the ‘spring scratch' so...
Memorial Day is the (unofficial) start of summer and it’s more important than ever to focus on FIDO’s health and well being as the HOT weather approaches!
The number one thing to remember is keeping fresh, cool water available for FIDO at all times. While pet parents naturally think to keep FIDO’s water bowl full at home, it is important to go beyond that when out about in the nice weather.
May 19, 2016 • Health & Wellness
May is National Lyme Disease Awareness Month and National Pet Month, and in conjunction with Bayer Animal Health’s annual International Companion Vector-Borne Disease (CVBD) Symposium, Bayer Animal Health has partnered with the iconic storybook character Clifford the Big Red Dog to create custom “Clifford Goes to the Doctor” books, which features tips for families to prevent bites from fleas,...
April 27, 2016 • Health & Wellness
The flowers are blooming, the air is fresh and clean and the sun is shining brighter every day – summer is on the way!
This is the time of year we start getting back in to shape and getting ready for outdoor fun and it’s important to include FIDO in these plans too! Whether it’s going to the doggy spa and sporting a new bandana or just feeling healthier for those longer walks in the park, FIDO...
April 25, 2016 • Health & Wellness
The Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC), the leading source on parasitic diseases that threaten the health of pets and people, has released its annual Parasite Forecasts. The predictions for 2016 show the threat of vector-borne disease agents transmitted by ticks and mosquitoes will continue to spread, creating a year-round menace to both pets and pet owners.
One common misperception is...
Nothing in the pet industry has changed more dramatically than the care we give our pets today. With Vimtag being the in-home camera of choice, pet parents now have the advantage of being able to monitor their dog's well-being at all times. Vimtag's home monitoring cameras are easy to set up, allowing pet parents to see their pets at home from computers, smartphones, or tablets from anywhere in...