Pet Obesity – How to Help Improve Their Health!

It's Wednesday again, which means that it is time for another #WiseWednesday post! Today, as it’s National Obesity Awareness Day, we thought we would look into the growing problem of pet obesity.54% of America’s cats and dogs are overweight and it’s a much bigger problem than many people realize. Obesity can lead to a multitude of health issues that can easily be prevented just by keeping your pet fit ...

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Brown dog showing pet oral hygiene

Pet Oral Hygiene – Dental Disease and How to Prevent It

This post is part of our #WiseWednesday campaign, in which we will focus on giving you the information and knowledge you need to better care for your pets. This week we will be focusing on pet oral hygiene!Dental disease is a huge concern within both dogs and cats. 80% of dogs by the age of three have some kind of dental issue, while 70% of cats at the same age suffer from similar problems.So ...

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Dogs in Fall: What You Need to Know!

Fall is fast approaching! The change of the season can bring plenty for your dogs to enjoy; comfortable and cool weather, along with plenty of piles of leaves to dive into!But it’s important to realize that are some problems that may occur within this season that you need to be careful of, for the sake of your pet’s health.In this article we’ll look into three of these potential issues and what you can do ...

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6 Hypoallergenic Breeds That Are Perfect for Allergy Sufferers

If you’re a person who absolutely adores dogs and cats, yet can’t go near one without sneezing and itching due to allergies, don’t fret!Hypoallergenic pets shed a minuscule amount, meaning that there is less exposure to the dander that is commonly the cause of an allergic reaction.Therefore, such breeds can be a much better choice of pet for allergy sufferers! In this article, we will take a quick look through ...

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5 of the Best Dog Swimming Spots in NYC

Taking your dogs swimming can be a great opportunity for them to have a lot of fun. Many dog breeds love to play in the water, and it can be a good way of cooling them down after a day of summer activities.But in New York City, it isn’t immediately obvious where you could take your dogs swimming. However, there are some fantastic spots throughout the city for those who ...

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Matted Pets: How to Deal With Minor and Severe Tangles

Matted fur doesn’t only look messy; it causes real discomfort to your pets. In severe cases, it can even pose a severe health risk. Therefore, it’s very important to remove mats when they appear. In this quick post, we will take you through the process of dematting, looking at both minor and severe matting. Dealing with Minor MatsMinor tangles and knots can be removed at home and should be taken care of as ...

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4th of July Fireworks: How to Keep Your Pets Calm!

It’s not long at all now until Independence Day arrives! While there is certainly much fun to be had on the 4th of July, it can be quite a distressing time for cats and dogs due to fireworks.If you live in a populated area, it is very likely there will be many fireworks going off throughout the evening. These loud explosions and lights can cause severe anxiety in our family ...

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Treats for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is fast approaching; I’m sure you all have some plans on how to treat the dads in your life.But have you considered your dad dogs and cats? They are just as deserving of a celebration!In this quick article, we will be taking you through ideas on how to show your appreciation and love for both the human and pet dads in your family! A Fun Day Out! If the pet ...

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How Much Should You Tip Your Professional Pet Groomer?

At Groomit, we receive many questions about our service and pet grooming daily. A subject that commonly crops up is whether tipping our professional groomers is necessary or acceptable. As the pet grooming industry continues to rise in popularity, many newcomers to the service are faced with this dilemma and are simply unsure. We understand the worry!However, the short answer is yes, of course you can tip! Our professional groomers deserve the extra ...

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