The pet industry as a whole is by no means struggling. 2015 Is shaping up to be one of the best years yet with 2016 projected to be even stronger. Why am I mentioning this? Well, the number one reason why it is doing so well is we have accepted our four-legged companions as members of our family. We treat them in every way as part of our clan, so it should come as no surprise that it was only a matter of time before our furry partners would wear these life saving devices when they ride along with us in our cars.
With the legal classification of companion animals currently being discussed to determine whether “man's best friend” should be considered property or a family member and with Senate Bill 177 authorizing judges to include animals, like cats and dogs, to be protected when they issue protection orders, it becomes quite transparent that seat belts for animals are just part and parcel of what is to come in the very near future.
Why Dogs Bark, and 3 Bark Collar Myths“Before you resign yourself to life with constant barking, there are a few things you can try first.
DOT Allows Airlines to Prohibit Emotional Support Animals“The main focus has been on how the new rules have affected ESAs, but anyone who’ll be flying with a service animal may have some adjustments to make as well.”
Training Tips with Positive Pet™Instead of yelling, use Positive Pet to help train those unwanted behaviors away!
Deaf Dogs 101“Deaf dogs can be just as amazing and loving as any other dog, they just need a little bit more patience, training and care.
Doggie Delites — Heart Healthy Dog Treats
We want your dog to be happy and healthy this new year, so here's a great treat to start your new year off just right. Your dog will surely be begging for more! Recipe: 1/2 cup of natural peanut butter (be sure to check the label)1/4 cup honey1 tablespoon of virgin coconut oil (or olive oil)1 cup chicken broth1 cup rolled oats1 cup whole wheat flour1 cup all-purpose flour Instructions: In a large mixing bowl, add the peanut butter, honey, oil, and the chicken broth-whisk them together until combined. In a separate bowl, combine the flours and the oats. Mix the...