How do you keep your rabbit cool in the summertime? We've touched on how to protect your dogs from the heat in the past, but you don't often hear about protecting bunnies. Did you know rabbits don't cope well with hot temperatures? While many animals can regulate their own body temperature, bunnies need extra help staying cool. Indoor bunnies don't have cool underground burrows … [Read more...] about How to Keep Your Rabbit Cool During the Summer
Are balls dangerous for dogs? Like most dog owners, we have given our dogs balls to play with since they were puppies, with Rylie especially being our ball addict right now. It is just so cute seeing both the girls chase happily after a ball in the yard or down the stairs or hallway, making it a very fun, interactive game in our household. That being said, while fetch is one of … [Read more...] about Are Balls Safe for Dogs: What You Need to Know
Are air fresheners safe for dogs? As a dog owner, I fret about just about everything in my dogs’ environments, making sure their food and treats are the best ingredients, my cleaners are safe, and that everything toxic to them is far from their reach. Yet, it wasn’t until recently that I started thinking about air fresheners and candles I use in my home. I am the girl that uses … [Read more...] about Are Air Fresheners Safe for Dogs?
5 Did you know that dogs of all ages suffer from osteoarthritis? I thought it was an issue that only affected senior extra large dogs until I had our Ivi. Ever since she was a small puppy, she has always been very sensitive when it came to her left hip and would do the well-known 'bunny hops' that come with hip dysplasia. We were especially concerned since joint issues … [Read more...] about Do Big Barker’s Orthopedic Dog Beds Work? New Pilot Study Says Yes!
Do you have a well-trained dog at home? I will freely admit, it is still a work in progress at times, but with how stubborn Alaskan Malamutes are, that is pretty typical of the breed. For their age though, I feel we have two very good girls, and I found the best way to keep them well behaved is making sure they are exhausted and that we keep their mind stimulated … [Read more...] about The Big Book of Tricks For The Best Dog Ever Review