How to Become a Professional Pet Groomer

For this week’s #WiseWednesday post, we thought we would cover a question our groomers receive often; just how do you become a professional pet groomer?It’s understandable why many would be interested in the pet grooming profession. After all, who wouldn’t want to work with cute dogs and cats all day?However, pet grooming is one of those jobs that many just don’t know how to get started in.Fear not! In this article, we ...

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Sore Paws This Winter? How to Help!

Have you noticed that your pet has been walking on some very sore paws this winter? During this time of year, it’s common to see cats and dogs with dry, cracked, and sometimes infected paws, leading to pain or potentially even lameness.So in this #WiseWednesday post, we will be taking a look at why winter wreaks such havoc on our pet’s vulnerable paws, along with methods on treating any irritation and injury that may occur. ...

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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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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 pets can look really disheveled, but the poor state of their coat is more than just a simple issue with their appearance. Matting can cause real discomfort, and in some cases, can even pose a 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 Tangles and ...

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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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Cat Grooming in the Summer: Important Tips For a Happy Kitty!

We are right in the midst of summer now, and there are cats everywhere enjoying the warmth the season brings.However, with the hot weather comes some seasonal risks that proper grooming can help alleviate. Many cats require a helping hand to help ensure that they remain as comfortable and healthy as possible during the summer months!Here are some valuable tips on cat grooming in the summer!Trimming Their CoatsFor us ...

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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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