Category: Pets & Animals

  • How an ESA Dog Can Help with Bereavement

    When you lose someone you love, it can feel like your entire world has been turned upside down. The days run together and feel as though they last a lifetime. Things that were once important no longer matter. Activities that once brought you joy feel like a painful reminder of better times. When it comes […]

  • What to know about flea bites on humans

    Are fleas dangerous? It probably goes without saying that for pets, they can be a genuine risk to their health. But are they the same for humans? If you have ever asked yourself this question and haven’t managed to come up with a satisfying answer, we are here to give you a hand. The useful […]

  • 6 Warning Signs Your Dog Has Autism And What To Do About It!

    Autism is a condition that is characterized by tremendous difficulty in day-to-day communication and forming relationships with other people. It is a developmental syndrome that is usually diagnosed in children. In other words, it is a congenital condition which may become more pronounced with age. There has been a lot of debate for years about […]

  • The Benefits of Equine Therapy

    You may have heard about the therapeutic benefits of pets, but did you know that horses can provide a similar effect? Of course, the relationship between a horse and a patient is a bit different, but its therapeutic benefits may surprise you. What is equine therapy? When you use horses in therapy, it’s called equine […]

  • Taking Your Dog out on a Road Trip: 5 Helpful Tips

    Because you most likely consider your pet as part of your family, you’ve probably thought about taking your pet out for excursions. Whether it’s just for a day out at the beach or an interstate road trip, it is best to be aware of some of the things you can do to make your dog […]

  • Medical Marijuana for Dogs

    23 states have legalized medical marijuana, though by the time you read this the number will probably already be higher. It seems there is little that is holding back the complete legalization of marijuana, and as it becomes more and more prevalent in our lives it’s time we talk about how it’s going to affect […]

  • ​How A Therapy Pet or ESA Helps PTSD

    Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder– commonly referred to as PTSD– is a psychiatric disorder that begins as the result of an individual experiencing a traumatic event. It is often discussed in relation to veterans who have been in combat situations, but can also affect civilians who experience abuse, an accident, natural disasters, and violent events. Emotional Support […]

  • Understanding the Healthy Benefits of Companion Dogs

    For anyone living alone, there is nothing better than a companion dog. Even people who never knew they wanted a dog, or even knew they liked them in the first place, find that having a companion dog with them improves their outlook on life and have realized improvements in their physical as well as emotional […]

  • 2018 Health Tips for You & Your Furry Friend

    Talk to anyone who owns a cat and they will tell you that the pet is part of the family. This means that it has practically all the rights that other family members enjoy. And, like any family member, the owner enjoys the love that it shows him in return. It, therefore, goes without saying […]

  • Help Your Dog Live a Longer, Happier, and Healthier Life

    Your pet means the world to you. They’ve come to be just as a member of your family. In fact, being the owner of a dog has likely brought you more joy to your life than you ever imagined. Pets are beneficial to humans. They help to improve mood, relieve stress, teach responsibility, and provide […]