Category: Pet Care Tips

Can My Dog Eat Ramen Noodles?

We share so much of our lives with our dogs because they’re always with us, so it makes sense that we would also share our food with our dogs. As anyone who has had a dog before knows, there are some human foods we can give …

Can I Use Cat Litter for Ferrets or Rats?

When your family has more than one kind of pet it makes sense that you want to try and use the same product as much as you can to avoid purchasing a variety of pet products. For those families who have ferrets or rats in addition …

Can You Flush Cat Litter?

When you have a cat, changing the litter box is necessary but is also almost always quite unpleasant. When you take out the old litter and put fresh litter in, what do you do with the used stuff? Do you throw it in the garbage? Do …

Is Cat Litter Bad for the Environment?

Using litter and a litter box is part of having a cat, but once your cat has used the litter you have to throw it out so your home doesn’t smell. What happens, though, to the litter? Is it bad for the environment? Does it just …

How to Remove Pet Hair From Couches

Curling up on the couch with your pet, watching a movie or reading a book is the best way to spend an evening . . . but what about all of that hair and fur they leave behind? We know our pets shed, and we are …

How to Remove Pet Hair From Laundry

We love our pets, but the truth is that they shed – a lot. For some of us it might seem like no matter how much we clean there’s always more pet hair and it gets absolutely everywhere. Even when you wash your clothes, bedding and …

Symptoms of Lyme Disease in Dogs

There are numerous diseases that humans contract that can also affect our pets, even if the symptoms are different. Lyme disease can be difficult to diagnose, but it’s important to watch for symptoms in your dog as if it’s left untreated it can cause a lot …

Signs of Heartworm in Dogs

As a dog owner, you’ve probably heard about heartworm and all the ways you can prevent it from happening in your dog. But do you know what heartworms actually are or why you should be preventing them? How do they even get to your dog? Heartworms …

Signs of Kidney Failure in Dogs

Our dogs play such an important part in our lives, and we want to make sure they’re happy and healthy for as long as possible. Unfortunately, like humans, their organs can fail for a variety of reasons and they may need a medical intervention just like …