When it comes to lactose intolerance, it is a common problem for pets to have a negative response to digesting milk and other dairy products. Several affected canines do not have a crucial enzyme, called lactase, which is essential for them to be able to absorb lactose, among the primary sugars in milk. Undigested lactose Read more!
With spring fast approaching the feed and farm stores are getting down covered chicks in. We are down to 4 hens and a rooster and my husband likes the Orpingtons so we’re working on collecting some more hens for eggs and maybe raising some chicks later. I made a purchase of 16 straight-run (unsexed) chicks Read more!
There is an image circulating Facebook (and other social media) about scraps supplied to song birds outside in a bird feeder to help them build warm nests for their pending young. The image shows scraps of yarn. This is a very bad idea seeing that long bits of string, yarn, twine and even long hairs Read more!
We have a Siamese cat that came to us a sterilized stray, believe it or not. He’s great in almost every way, he’s not overly vocal like a Siamese, he doesn’t have to have a litter box – goes outside to do his business like a dog, and sleeps at the foot of the bed Read more!
I opened my email this morning to find a newsletter from the American Kennel Club announcing a new titling option aimed at all AKC registered dogs, the Trick Dog program. The four level program is open to AKC registered, AKC Canine Partners & Purebred Alternative Listing (PAL) dogs. “It is easy to see why trick Read more!
When you own a female dog, there are times where the bitch will show mood swings and an unusual behaviour. A bitch in heat is a bitch having to deal with heightened hormone levels that consequently influence how she behaves with and without you. Generally, a bitch in heat is anxious and tends to either Read more!
In my search for a longer lasting chew I went against my better judgement and tried the Benebone Dog Chew for our 6month old Picard pup who wants to chew on dog houses and everything else. I reasoned it with it being no worse than actually chewing on the plastic houses when she’s outside. The Read more!
The description of the The Pet Stages Tower of Tracks Cat Toy is “Your kitty will never lose another ball under the couch with the Petstages Tower of Tracks Cat Toy. With three exciting levels, this interactive toy encourages extended playtime as the colorful balls spin and roll around and around. It’s great for multiple-cat Read more!
Most of us have had to deal with the struggles of potty training a playful pup who is more interested in exploring his new yard then doing his business while you want nothing more than to go back inside. Nature’s Miracle Potty Training Spray is made to help cut down on the waiting time for Spot Read more!
If you have a cat who is still o naturale, meaning still has claws, and still lives inside I’m sure your furniture would appreciate this stuff paired with a cat scratcher. This spray keeps the mess of dried catnip out of the equation, great if you have carpet that it can get ground into. Just Read more!