therapy pet

Therapy Pet: 5 Key Benefits of an Emotional Support Animal

Are you currently in some kind of treatment for your mental health struggles? While therapy, medication management, and a strong support network are critical building blogs for recovery and wellbeing, there are additional things that you can do…

pet trends

7 Pet Trends to Watch in 2021

When most people think of the ways that COVID-19 impacted the world, they think of things like the economy and education. One industry that you might not realize it affected is the pet industry. However, the adoption rates…

chickens in winter

Backyard Chickens in Winter: Everything You Need to Know

Raising chickens can pose quite a challenge when the winter months come. In homesteading, the trickier aspect to this is in using natural methods to keep everything natural and organic. While not using any form of heating on…

how to prevent utis in cats

How to Prevent UTIs in Cats and Dogs

Did you know that having a pet can benefit your health? Studies have shown that they can reduce stress and cholesterol levels. Not only that, but they can help ease loneliness, especially dogs and cats. It’s important to…

train your cat

5 Amazing Things That You Can Train Your Cat to Do

“Cats” is one of the most searched terms on the internet. This should come as no surprise to anyone who spends even a couple of hours of their day surfing the web. Cats are loved for being mischievous…

backyard ideas for dogs

3 Must Have Backyard Ideas for Dogs

Americans keep 89.7 million dogs as pets in their households. Exploring backyard ideas for dogs will increase your pup’s quality of life. About 63.4 million U.S. households own pet dogs. As our furry family members, dogs need a…

raising a German Shepherd

7 Things to Know Before Raising a German Shepherd

German Shepherds are very popular dogs, regularly making the AKC’s annual list of most popular breeds. They are devoted and loyal dogs, courageous and intelligent, and protective best friends to their owners. It’s no wonder that so many…

k-9 units

3 Facts About K-9 Units That Will Shock and Awe You

Although police dogs are known to bite, bite work represents less than 5% of a K-9’s duties and responsibilities. K-9 units must go through extensive training before making it into the field. There is a lot you may…

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The Top 3 Security Measures for Schools

In 2018, 80 percent of schools recorded at least one incidence of violence, theft, or other crimes. Whether we want to talk about it or not, school security is becoming mandatory in the U.S. But how do you…

Dew Claw Trimming

Dew Claw Trimming

Dew Claw Trimming Dew Claw: Psychology Today author Dr. Stanley Coren traces your dog’s dewclaw back 40 million years to “a tree-climbing cat-like animal known as miacis which was an early ancestor of our modern dogs,” he says….