Archive - June 2019

Arthritis in Dogs

Arthritis in dogs

You may have noticed that your dog has started to slow down in recent years. He may have started to sleep more, and be less interested in play and walks. While slowing down a bit is normal for older dogs, it can also be a sign of arthritis.

Although arthritis is commonly seen in seniors, it can also affect very young dogs and cause them to experience joint pain. Unfortunately, this is a chronic illness that can affect your dog’s quality of life if not diagnosed in time.

That’s why it is very important that you learn everything there is to know about arthritis in dogs. Read More

Cat Behaviors Explained

Cat Behaviors

Have you ever wondered why cats behave in a certain way? If you’re a cat owner, chances are that you’ve seen your cat do all kinds of strange, unexplained cat behaviors — like stare and blink at you from across the room, or butt her head against you, or massage his paws against your leg.

Believe it or not, your cat isn’t just being silly. Each one of these behaviors actually has a meaning, and in many cases, even reflects the way your cat feels about you and your relationship.

Here’s a look at the real reasons behind four of the most common cat behaviors. Read More